Sweet Potato Side Dish Recipes

Whether you're craving baked, roasted, or mashed sweet potatoes, Allrecipes has more than 230 recipes perfect for any occasion.

Staff Picks

Instant Pot® Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Rating: 4.5 stars 5
Delicious, moist and full of flavor - save the oven and use your Instant Pot® for mashed sweet potatoes!

Sweet Potato Gratin

Rating: 4.5 stars 9
Sweet and savory gratin packed with flavor and nutrition.

12 Southern Sweet Potato Recipes

There's no doubt about it: Southerners know a thing or two about cooking and baking with sweet potatoes.
By Corey Williams

Air Fryer Vegan Sweet Potato Fritters

Rating: 4 stars 1
Crunchy yet soft on the inside with a hint of spiciness, these creamy sweet potato fritters are quick to make in an air fryer. Plus they're vegan!

Scalloped Sweet Potatoes Au Gratin

Rating: 4 stars 12
This is similar to regular scalloped potatoes but uses sweet potatoes instead. Went over great with Christmas dinner as an unusual substitute.

Baked Autumn Veggighetti

Rating: 4.5 stars 7
Quick and healthy meal or side dish. It is a nice way to use fresh produce.

Air-Fried Sweet Potato Fries

Rating: 4.5 stars 64
Simple and addicting air-fried sweet potato fries. I bet you can't eat just one.

Air Fryer Sweet Potato Hash

Rating: 5 stars 17
Crispy, smoky, and delicious air fryer sweet potatoes perfect for brunch or a side dish!

Baked Yam Fries with Dip

Rating: 4.5 stars 70
This is my answer to the oh-so-yummy but very fattening deep-fried yam fries.
By Marleymg

Oven Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Rating: 4.5 stars 279
Perfectly cooked, roasted sweet potatoes are finished with a drizzle of balsamic vinegar.

Inspiration and Ideas

How To Make A Cheesy Sweet Potato Casserole
Try an indulgently cheesy spin on sweet potato casserole that will keep you coming back for more.
Loaded Twice-Baked Sweet Potatoes
Rating: Unrated 17
See how Chef John turns sweet potatoes into a savory sensation.