5 from 4 votes

Teriyaki Tempeh Tacos

Looking for a different take on tacos? These Teriyaki Tempeh Tacos are a loaded with protein and combine both sweet and savory to make a delicious and easy meal. 

Course Main Course
Cuisine Japanese, Mexican
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 6
Calories 65 kcal
Author Mary Ellen


Teriyaki Tacos

Asian Slaw

  • 1 cup green cabbage, shredded
  • 1 cup red cabbage, shredded
  • 1 cup carrots, grated
  • 3 scallions, chopped



  1. Make one batch of my Teriyaki Tempeh (link in ingredients). 

  2. Add all dressing ingredients to a large bowl and whisk until combined.

  3. Add slaw ingredients to bowl and mix until coated. 

  4. Take tacos, add slaw (you may have some slaw left over), top with tempeh and enjoy!

Recipe Notes

Nutrition info only includes the slaw. There are so many types of taco shells I do not want to assume I use the same ones as you do. For the Teriyaki Tempeh nutrition, please see that recipe. 

Nutrition Facts
Teriyaki Tempeh Tacos
Amount Per Serving
Calories 65 Calories from Fat 32
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 3.6g 6%
Total Carbohydrates 6g 2%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Protein 0.6g 1%
Vitamin A 106%
Vitamin C 18.4%
Calcium 1.9%
Iron 1.6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.