15 Delicious Ways to Use up Leftover Steak
Not familiar with the concept of leftover steak? Maybe you should be. Go ahead, toss a couple of extra steaks on the grill or under the broiler. We've got a dozen delicious ways to use 'em up during the busy weekdays. These recipes will also work great with leftover prime rib.
"This is an extremely hearty soup that only gets better in the fridge," says FoodieFamily4. "A great cold-weather soup, but my family requests it all year long."
Beef and Bean Chimichangas
"These tasty beef and bean treats are baked instead of fried," says Nicole.
"I had leftover steak in the fridge, so I decided to get creative," sys DHANO923. "These came out wonderful! The measurements are approximations, so feel free to change them according to your tastes. Serve with salsa, guacamole, and sour cream."
Thai Beef Salad
This simple steak salad is bursting with fresh Thai flavors. It's topped with a quick sweet chili sauce and lime juice dressing.
Caprese Salad with Grilled Flank Steak
Top a simple Caprese salad with leftover grilled steak. "This is a fresh, healthy, easy-to-make salad with a twist," says cookinmama.
Slice up leftover steak and add it to sauteeing onions, bell peppers, and mushrooms. Then fold it into an omelet — perfect for breakfast or a quick breakfast-for-dinner.
Steak and Irish Stout Pie
This savory pie is filled with leftover steak, bacon, mushrooms, and Irish stout.
Beef Lo Mein
Combine leftover steak with mixed vegetables, seasonings, and spaghetti to create a quick-and-easy Asian-inspired dinner.
Ajiaco (Beef and Pepper Stew)
The recipe calls for leftover roast beef, but steak would be delicious, too. Cut the steak into cubes and combine with sweet red peppers, garlic, and potatoes, simmering in a seasoned broth.
Quick Greek Pasta Salad with Steak
Toss strips of steak with sun-dried tomato pesto, black olives, fresh spinach, and crumbled feta — and serve over penne.
Easy Steak Sandwich
These steak sandwiches are as close as it gets to the sub shops of Southeastern Massachusetts. "I think these are about as close as you can come at home," says zigmondo. "Freezing the steak the day before makes it easy to cut into very thin slices."
Deluxe Corned Beef Hash
Substitute leftover steak for the corned beef here. Add the cubed steak to the skillet once the potatoes are nice and browned.
Beef with Vegetables
Using leftover steak makes a quick-and-easy stir-fry that much quicker and easier.
Beef Stroganoff III
Add leftover steak to elevate beef stroganoff to the next level.
Steak Fried Rice
Have leftover steak and rice? Lucky you — you have this stir fry's main ingredients.