Creamy Potato Salad Recipes

Allrecipes has more than 190 trusted mayonnaise-based, creamy potato salad recipes perfect for summer grilling.

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Chunky and Creamy Potato Salad

Rating: 4.5 stars
This potato salad includes goodies such as Cheddar, bacon, egg and broccoli! Sooo delicious!

Bacon and Eggs Potato Salad

Rating: 4.83 stars
Great potato salad for a party or every day meal.

Cheesy Potato Salad

Rating: 4.42 stars
This is a different type of potato salad, made with Cheddar cheese, bacon, green onions and sour cream, It's not your grandma's potato salad!

Creamy Carolina Potato Salad

Rating: 4.67 stars
Possibly the tastiest potato salad ever. It's a family favorite! The dressing can be prepared in advance and left in fridge overnight if desired. Potatoes can be peeled or unpeeled depending on your preference.

Restaurant-Style Potato Salad

Rating: 4.64 stars
This is a traditional and easy to make potato salad.

Red Potato Salad with Sour Cream and Chives

Rating: 4.13 stars
This is a delicious creamy potato salad recipe. Fresh chives add the perfect touch.

Heather's Updated Potato Salad

Rating: 4.61 stars
Updated potato salad recipe. I always get asked for the recipe.

World's Best Potato Salad

Rating: 4.46 stars
This is the creamiest, richest potato salad you will ever try. The secret is in the homemade dressing. I get nothing but raves every time I make this.

Amish Potato Salad

Rating: 4.52 stars
This is like the potato salad I grew up with in Pennsylvania Dutch country. This has a sweet and sour dressing and is distinctively yellow.

Kristen's Bacon Ranch Potato Salad

Rating: 4.61 stars
This is the easiest recipe because it can be altered in so many ways. Add a little taco seasoning to spice it up -- or you can add other veggies for texture.

Ensalada Rusa

Rating: 4.74 stars
My Salvadoran sister-in-law's beet, potato, and egg salad.

Inspiration and Ideas

Old-Fashioned Potato Salad

Rating: Unrated
"AWESOME. I made this for a family picnic and everyone raved about it. It was gone before anyone could have seconds!" – Judy

Chicken Potato Salad

Rating: Unrated
"The first time I tasted this salad at a party, I BEGGED for the recipe. The host kept telling me that he would give it to me. I called him daily until he did!" – cookin'mama

All-American Loaded Baked Potato Salad

Rating: 4.76 stars

This is a great twist on two all-American favorites--the potato salad and the loaded baked potato. Served cold, this has been a crowd-pleaser at our many family functions and is often requested. Even people who don't normally love potato salad seem to love this!