Grilled Eggplant

Grilled Eggplant with Garlic & Herbs

Grilled Eggplant with Garlic & Herbs – If you want flavor in grilled eggplant, toss them in garlic/herb oil before grilling. You’ll Love it!

Grilled vegetables are a great side dish to serve for any summer barbecue or cookout. They are to prepare, go with just about anything. Because you can serve this dish at room temperature, you can make in advance. I do love Grilled Eggplant.

Grilled Eggplant Herbs
Eggplant Ready for the Grill

Eggplant is my favorite vegetable to barbecue. They are tender in the middle with slightly charred edges. These Eggplant are coated in tasty herbs/garlic oil. They are Vegan, Keto, and Paleo and will be well received. 

Garlic Herb Oil
Garlic Herb Oil

Grilled Eggplant

Sometimes, grilling an eggplant can be tricky. If there is too much oil and the Eggplant can become mushy. If you cut them too thick, and they will have a chunky texture.

Follow this recipe and you will have a great tasting, easy side dish, that is quite versatile. It’s a dish that even non-eggplant eaters will enjoy!

Grilled Eggplant

Grilled Eggplant with Garlic & Herbs

If you want to instill flavor into grilled eggplant, toss them in a garlic/herb oil which gives them some depth of flavor! This is one of our best-grilled eggplant recipes.
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes
Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: Grilling, Vegetarian
Keyword: Eggplant
Servings: 4 people
Calories: 65kcal


  • A grill


  • 2 eggplants sliced into ½” rounds, skin on
  • ½ cup olive oil
  • 4 cloves garlic chopped
  • 2 tbsp chopped fresh parsley
  • 2 tbsp chopped fresh thyme
  • 2 tbsp chopped fresh oregano
  • Salt & Pepper to taste


  • Cut the eggplant into 1/2-inch-thick slices
  • Preheat the grill to medium heat
  • In a large dish combine the olive oil, garlic, parsley, oregano, thyme, salt, and pepper.
  • Put the eggplant slices in the dish, turning them over to get both sides covered in herbs and oil.
  • Grill for approximately 5 minutes per side until golden in color with grill marks.
  • Once the eggplant is tender and cooked, remove from the grill
  • This eggplant dish can be served hot or at room temperature.



Serving: 0.75cups | Calories: 65kcal | Carbohydrates: 8g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 4g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 32mg | Potassium: 524mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 4g | Vitamin A: 1371IU | Vitamin C: 10mg | Calcium: 21mg | Iron: 1mg
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