15 Ways to Use Leftover Roast Beef

Roast Beef Horseradish Roll-Ups
Photo by Allrecipes Magazine.

Wondering what to do with leftover roast beef? You've come to the right place. Your meaty leftovers get a makeover in these 15 easy recipes. Transform your deli meat into crowd-pleasing sandwiches, appetizers, or unexpected entrees. Whatever you're looking for, you'll find a new favorite in this collection of leftover roast beef recipes.

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Asian Pasta Salad with Beef, Broccoli and Bean Sprouts

Asian Pasta Salad with Beef, Broccoli and Bean Sprouts
thepixelninja

Leftover deli meat gets a major upgrade with this beefy pasta salad. This creamy soy-ginger dressing lends itself to customization, so you can make it as spicy or as mild as you want.

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Roast Beef Burritos

roast beef burritos in casserole dish
momofj3

Make a delicious Mexican-inspired dish with your leftover roast beef. To complete the crowdpleasing meal, serve the burritos with one of Our Best Queso Recipes.

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Griddle Style Philly Steak Sandwiches

Griddle Style Philly Steak Sandwiches
AcaCandy

Make these quick and easy sandwiches next time you're craving warm, cheesy comfort food that everyone's sure to love.

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The Munroe Melt

The Munroe Melt
Baking Nana

"I created this sandwich one weekend when I couldn't decide whether to have turkey, roast beef, or ham," says recipe creator LAURIE ABKEMEIER. "This sandwich has all three! You can substitute Italian roast beef for the regular roast beef to take this sandwich to another level."

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Hawaiian Roll Roast Beef and Cheese Sandwiches

Hawaiian Roll Roast Beef and Cheese Sandwiches
Christina

These easy sliders are perfect make-ahead appetizers. Just assemble the sandwiches and store them (covered) in the fridge until you're ready to bake them.

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Horsey Beef Pretzel Bites

pretzel bites with roast beef and toppings
bd.weld

Seasoned roast beef, smoky mozzarella, red onion, and creamy horseradish sauce make these bite-sized appetizers absolutely irresistible.

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Street-Market Fried Quesadillas

Street-Market Fried Quesadillas
bd.weld

"A delightful combination of flavors like red pepper, corn, and chipotle mixed with roast beef hash make a perfect filling for these street-market style quesadillas, bringing our palates to the traditional food from the streets of Mexico," says recipe creator Jennifer Aleman.

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Roast Beef and Cheddar Frittata

Roast Beef and Cheddar Frittata
Yancando

Eat the rest of last night's roast beef for breakfast with this deliciously simple, six-ingredient frittata recipe.

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Hot Beef Sundae

Hot Beef Sundae in red and white ice cream bowls
bd.weld

Sure, these gravy-drenched mashed potato sundaes are a bit unorthodox — but you'll have a lot of fun eating them.

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Beef and Roasted Red Pepper Sandwiches

Beef and Roasted Red Pepper Sandwiches
Caroline C

If you don't have roast beef, any leftover beef will do. "Really good," raves reviewer booghierbaby. "Used leftover prime rib and husband thought I was a chef! Thanks for an easy and tasty recipe!"

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Roast Beef Horseradish Roll-Ups

Roast Beef Horseradish Roll-Ups
Photo by Allrecipes Magazine.

These pinwheel sandwiches are ideal for meal prep: Make a big batch on Sunday, then portion them out for lunches throughout the week.

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Beef and Caramelized Onion Canapes

Beef and Caramelized Onion Canapes
Soup Loving Nicole

These quick canapes are simple enough to make for a light weekday meal, but elegant-looking enough to serve at a fancy dinner party.

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Asparagus Beef Bundles

Asparagus Beef Bundles
Baking Nana

"I made this for my sister's wedding shower. The group loved it and it was so simple to make," according to reviewer Mairi. "The best part about it is the recipe isn't heavy feeling."

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Beef-Wrapped Enoki Mushroom

Beef-Wrapped Enoki Mushroom
Soup Loving Nicole

Fact: Everything's better when it's wrapped in deli meat. Need proof? Just try this quick, easy, and absolutely delicious recipe.

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Easy French Dip Sandwiches

Easy French Dip Sandwiches
bd.weld

Here's a five-ingredient sandwich your whole family will love. Serve alone or with a bowl of classic French Onion Soup.

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