This easy, healthy Air Fryer Zucchini squash recipe is packed with flavor for the perfect side dish, appetizer or snack. Naturally vegan, keto and gluten-free.
Zucchini (courgette) is flavorful and delicious on its own, but throw in a few spices and the delightful texture that an air fryer brings and you are in for a treat! Making zucchini in the air fryer could not be easier and it makes a great snack or side dish to accompany your favorite savory dishes. Enjoy!
- Quick and easy to make.
- Crisp and flavorful.
- Healthy and nutrient-dense.
- Makes a great appetizer, snack or side dish.
- Great on its own or alongside your favorite condiments.
- Naturally vegan, dairy-free, gluten-free, soy-free, nut-free, low-carb and keto friendly.
🔪 How-to Make Air Fryer Zucchini
Step 1: Slice zucchini and place into a mixing bowl.
Step 2: Drizzle with oil and spices. Toss to coat.
Step 3: Air fry.
Step 4: Enjoy!
Can I omit the oil in this recipe?
How do I served air fried zucchini?
Serve this dish as is for a healthy snack, alongside your favorite dipping sauces for a flavorful appetizer or as a great side dish alongside your favorite savory meals.
How do I store and reheat this dish?
Air fryer zucchini keeps well stored in an air-tight container in the refrigerator for up to 5 days. To reheat, place the zucchini into your air fryer and air fry at 350F for 5 minutes or reheat in a 350F oven until warmed throughout (about 10 minutes).
🍲 More Delicious Air Fryer Side Dishes
Easy + Crispy Air Fryer Zucchini Recipe
- 5 medium zucchini sliced
- 2 tablespoons avocado or olive oil
- 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning
- 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
- 1/2 teaspoon sea salt or pink salt
- 1/4 teaspoon onion powder
- In a large mixing bowl combine sliced zucchini, oil, Italian seasoning, garlic powder, salt and onion powder. Toss to coat.
- (Preheat your air fryer if recommend by your model.) Place the zucchini into your air fryer basket and air fry at 400°F for 20-25 minutes (giving the basket a toss every 10 minutes or so), or until the zucchini is tender and beginning to brown and crisp.
- Serve right away and enjoy!
Can’t wait to try this!
Sara Welch says
This was such a quick and easy side dish! Does not disappoint! Even my picky eaters gobbled this up!
Never tried zucchini in the air fryer. Sounds very interesting. Thanks for sharing.
This is my new favorite way to eat zucchini! Such an easy and yummy snack!
Shashi at SavorySpin says
I love zucchini fries but never tried making them in the airfryer - so I cannot wait to give your recipe a go this weekend!
I love this air fryer version of zucchini. SO yummy!
Diana Reis says
I can't get enough of these now that the weather is warm. Doing them in the air fryer is so simple and easy to clean up.
Sara Welch says
Enjoyed this with dinner last night and it turned out great! Perfectly crisp and delicious; easily, a new favorite dish for my air fryer!
I love air frying my vegetables. Your zucchini recipe is fantastic!
I love how easy and delicious it is to prepare zucchini with my air-fryer. It's just 5 minutes work, and the rest is waiting for the air-fryer to do its thing.
This is such a perfect recipe! Quick, easy and delicious! My new favorite way to prepare zucchini!
Love zucchini, especially during the summer months. This recipe was quick and simple, and ever so delicious.
Claudia Lamascolo says
this has become our new favorite side dish and so easy and healthy!
Beautiful side dish! We drizzled them with some harissa oil and absolutely loved it! Great tips on getting them cooked perfectly in an air-fryer!
This is such a lovely way to prepare zucchini. And they are starting to show up more frequently as we are heading for the summer.
I'm always looking for ways to easily incorporate more veggies, this recipe is fantastic!
Can't resist anything zucchini! Excited to give this a try!
This is my kind of snack. They are tasty and a great healthy alternative! Plus, they cook up nice and crispy in the air fryer!
Always looking for new recipe for the air fryer and loved the flavour and texture of this zucchini!
A fabulous air fryer recipe that is perfect for snacking or a side dish.
Sara Welch says
Another great recipe for my air fryer! Served this with dinner last night and even my picky eaters gobbled this up!
Just got a new air fryer for Christmas and I'm so excited to try this recipe. I love this find!
Loved this zucchini in the air fryer! The seasonings were all so delicious with this recipe and I'll be making this again tomorrow night! 🙂 can't wait!
You can't go wrong with this yummy recipe!
Amanda Dixon says
This zucchini turned out so great in the air fryer! It was perfectly cooked and so simple to make -- such a perfect side dish for busy weeknights.