Grandma's Shrimp Salad Sandwiches


My grandma made this for us when we were kids, and I loved it! It also works great as an appetizer on tea-sized sandwich bread.

Prep Time:
15 mins
Total Time:
15 mins
4 regular sandwiches or 16 tea sandwiches


  • 1 (3 ounce) package cream cheese, softened

  • 2 tablespoons mayonnaise

  • 1 tablespoon ketchup

  • 1 teaspoon prepared mustard

  • 1 cup chopped cooked shrimp

  • ¼ cup finely chopped celery

  • 1 teaspoon finely chopped onion

  • teaspoon garlic powder, or to taste

  • 8 slices white bread


  1. Stir cream cheese and mayonnaise together until smooth; add ketchup and mustard and stir until smooth.

  2. Mix shrimp celery, onion, and garlic powder together in a separate bowl; add cream cheese mixture and mix to coat. Divide shrimp mixture between 4 bread slices and spread into an even layer; top with remaining bread slices.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

295 Calories
15g Fat
28g Carbs
12g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 4
Calories 295
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 15g 19%
Saturated Fat 6g 30%
Cholesterol 88mg 29%
Sodium 577mg 25%
Total Carbohydrate 28g 10%
Dietary Fiber 1g 5%
Total Sugars 3g
Protein 12g
Vitamin C 2mg 8%
Calcium 110mg 8%
Iron 3mg 18%
Potassium 173mg 4%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.