Our 10 Best Potato Soups of All Time to Keep You Full and Cozy

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When the cooler months hit and you're in the mood for a warm and comforting dish, look no further than potato soup. Creamy potato soup is an easy meal to make and even easier to freeze and store so you can have hearty soup anytime you want. And thanks to our 10 different top-rated recipe options, you'll never get tired of this versatile soup. You'll find recipes for protein-packed potato and sausage soup, creamy baked potato soup, vegan potato soup, and much more. Keep scrolling to see our best potato soup recipes of all time.

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Golden Potato Soup

Golden Potato Soup

This recipe gives you extra-cheesy, kid-friendly potato soup. To save on prep time, reviewers like to use frozen cubed potatoes instead of fresh potatoes. "Made this for dinner last night...and OH MY GOD!!! This is IT!! It's all gone and I am going to make more for dinner tonight. Perfect for COLD WINTER NIGHTS," says home cook RD32CT.

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Cheesy Potato and Corn Chowder

cheesy potato and corn chowder
David Risky

This chowder is made with potatoes, whole kernel corn, green chiles, onion, celery, country-style gravy mix, and Mexican-style Velveeta. Some reviewers like to add carrots and bacon and use creamed corn instead of whole kernel corn. "For such a short list of unassuming, everyday items, this recipe is outstanding! Every cook's dream for a quick easy meal," says home cook Crystal S.

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Creamy Potato and Leek Soup

Creamy Potato and Leek Soup
Decia Rod

Even the picky eaters will love this potato and leek soup. For a thicker soup, you use heavy cream instead of half-and-half, but reviewers say this soup is thick enough even without adding the cornstarch. "This was quite delicious. I didn't use the cornstarch and found that the consistency was thick enough anyway. It really is simple, easy, and tasty," says Allrecipes Allstar Buckwheat Queen.

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Ham, Potato, and Cheese Soup

ham potato and cheese soup
Sharon Lynn Landrem

With just a couple of pantry staples, you'll have this comforting and cheesy potato soup. Some reviewers like to add other veggies — like carrots or celery — to make this soup more well-rounded.

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Hungarian Potato and Sausage Soup

Hungarian potato and sausage soup
Devon Carney-Engle

"The savory flavor from smoked sausage and the earthy sweetness from onions and cabbage are balanced perfectly with a splash of vinegar and a bit of sour cream, all brought together by soft and tender potatoes — the only way this gets better is serving it with a nice hunk of buttered, crusty bread," says recipe creator Chef John.

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Cauliflower Potato Soup

cauliflower potato soup

You'll pull out your slow cooker to make this easy soup packed with cauliflower, red potatoes, carrots, cream of chicken soup, cream cheese, bacon, and Cheddar cheese. If you like your soup extra creamy, you can use an immersion blender to purée it.

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Baked Potato Soup I

baked potato soup i

With over 1,500 5-star reviews, this baked potato soup is a must-try. This creamy soup tastes just like a loaded baked potato with bacon, sour cream, onions, and Cheddar cheese. "I love this recipe! Can I give it more than five stars? The really nice thing about this soup is you can adjust it to taste. It is also really easy and quick," says reviewer Navy_Mommy.

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Vegan Potato Soup

vegan potato soup
Tania D. Croteau

This Vegan Potato Soup is made with almond milk, onion, carrots, celery, and potatoes. The recipe uses water for the broth, but you can use vegetable broth for added flavor. "This soup adapts well to any flavors you might like to add — curry, cumin, basil, cardamom, or whatever you like," says recipe creator Autumn Pumpkin.

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Potato, Ham, Broccoli and Cheese Soup with Baby Dumplings

Potato, Ham, Broccoli and Cheese Soup with Baby Dumplings
Charlotte Curry-Fulmis

This hearty soup is chock-full of filling ingredients to create the perfect meal for the cold months. With celery, onions, carrots, potatoes, ham, broccoli, cheese, and dumplings this is all your favorite soups rolled into one. "My family loved this soup! It was easy and had so much flavor!! I will be making this often," says reviewer Val-Flowers.

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Absolutely Ultimate Potato Soup

absolutlely ultimate potato soup

This 5-star creamy potato soup is packed with potatoes, bacon, celery, and onion. "This has to be one of the best tasting potato soup recipes I've tried. I think next time I will try adding some shredded cheese in the last step or stir some into a hot bowl of soup for an added kick," says reviewer MAGGIEOK2.

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