Vegetable Side Dishes

Browse more than 2,120 vegetable side dish recipes. Find recipes for green bean casseroles, sweet potato fries, grilled corn and much, much more.

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Warm Corn Salad

Rating: 4.24 stars
This salad goes great with steak. No sugar is added, but it's so sweet!

Arica's Green Beans and Feta

Rating: 4.63 stars
Fresh side dish with feta cheese as an accent flavor.

Air-Fried Ratatouille, Italian-Style

Rating: 4.67 stars
Traditional ratatouille vegetables, such as zucchini, are mixed with Italian herbs then air-fried to create a quick and easy side dish that is nutritious and delicious. Using an air fryer keeps the vegetables from getting soggy without using too much oil. You will need the baking accessory or an adaptable baking dish to use inside the air fryer basket.

Roasted Garlic-Parmesan Fingerling Potatoes

Rating: 4.8 stars
Everyone loves roasted potatoes, and fingerling potatoes have a natural hint of sweetness that makes them a nice alternative to other potatoes. They pair well with almost anything, from grilled steak to chicken marsala. The possibilities are endless! The Parmesan cheese and garlic brown up in the oven for crunchy bits of flavor.

Sheet Pan Roasted Mediterranean Vegetables

Rating: 4.54 stars
These roasted Mediterranean vegetables featuring cherry tomatoes, zucchini, bell peppers, onion, and garlic make a delicious sheet pan dinner with an easy cleanup.

Creamed Peas and New Potatoes

Rating: 4.62 stars
Just a recipe a local farmer suggested to me to use with his potatoes and peas. I slightly modified it and it's very tasty.

Yellow Squash and Corn Saute

Rating: 4.78 stars
This is a pretty side dish that is tasty and a great way for using up summer squash and leftover corn on the cob.

Zucchini-Parmesan Cheese Fritters

Rating: 4.27 stars
Make these easy bite-sized zucchini Parmesan cheese fritters for a healthy and delicious snack any time of the day!

Vera Cruz Tomatoes

Rating: 4.48 stars
This is a recipe that can be used as an appetizer or main meal. And you can use any size tomatoes you want. Just make sure they are firm. If you use roma tomatoes you can get more servings with the stuffings.

Grilled Pattypan Squash with Hot Chorizo Vinaigrette

Rating: 4.2 stars
Instead of stuffing and baking these squash, I decided to grill them instead and top them with a hot chorizo vinaigrette. It's something I've wanted to try for a while, and it really turned out to be a wonderful combination.

Best Fried Green Tomatoes

Rating: 4.65 stars
You can also fry up red tomatoes with this recipe but make sure they are not over ripe or they will be mushy. Serve these tomatoes outside with a glass of iced tea one summer night and enjoy the sunset with someone you love.

Air Fryer Sweet and Spicy Roasted Carrots

Rating: 4.83 stars
These tender and roasted carrots cooked in the air fryer can be on your table in less than half an hour. Tossed in a honey-butter sauce and sprinkled with your choice of fresh basil, chives, or just salt and pepper.

Inspiration and Ideas

23 Roasted Asparagus Recipes

Roasting is one of the easiest and surprisingly delicious ways to prepare fresh asparagus.

Grilled Asparagus

Rating: 4.7 stars

The special thing about this recipe is that it's so simple. Fresh asparagus with a little oil, salt, and pepper is cooked quickly over high heat on the grill. Enjoy the natural flavor of your veggies.