Cheap family meals: Recipes under £1 per head

Our collection of cheap family meals are perfect if you're looking for easy recipes that won't break the bank. This round up shows you exactly how much it will cost to make some of your family favourites as well as how much they cost per head too. You'll be surprised!

Looking for a cheap, quick and easy meal under £1 a head? You’ve come to the right place! These cheap family meal recipes are perfect if you are trying to cook on a budget. It really is easy to cook on a budget with these simple family recipes for under £1 per head including delicious risotto, sausage casserole, pasta bake and more!

Cutting down on your food bill doesn’t mean missing out on good hearty family meals. Rustle up a classic carbonara for only £2.99 or how about fish cakes serving 4 people at £3.89. We’ve worked it all out for you – from the ingredients you’ll need and how much they should cost you.

Which of our recipes for under £1 a head will you cook first…

Note: – Prices are average and were calculated via mysupermarket.com – We assume you have basics e.g. oil, flour, butter, milk, soy sauce, dried herbs, stock cubes – Alternative ingredients used without compromising recipe – Serves 4 unless otherwise stated