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    The 25 BEST Leftover Roast Beef Recipes

    Now, roast beef is a thing of beauty. That goes without saying. But it can sometimes be a bit tricky to know what to do with the leftovers, as let’s face it – it can go a bit dry.

    Fear not! We have 25 best leftover roast beef recipes here for you that will remedy the dryness and actually have you looking forward to the next time there are leftovers.

    Collage of four leftover roast beef recipes.

    How to Use Leftover Roast Beef:

    1. Loaded Grilled Roast Beef Sandwich

    Let’s begin with this loaded, grilled roast beef sandwich recipe that is ridiculously easy to make!

    This delight is like a mini-feast in itself, and the best part is, it’s totally customizable. So check out this recipe and you’re all set for a fun meal that your entire family will love.

    Get the Recipe @ themediterraneandish

    2. French Dip Sliders

    If you’re in the mood for game-day eats or a budget-friendly dinner, then this French dip sliders recipe is a sure-fire winner!

    The sliders are packed with juicy roast beef and gooey provolone, all in bite-size goodness. Simply irresistible.

    A tasty treat that’s excellent for feeding a hungry crowd.

    Get the Recipe @ therecipecritic

    3. Leftover Beef Enchiladas 

    These beef enchiladas are perfect for a lazy-day dinner, especially if you have some leftover pot roast.

    You can easily whip up this Mexican dish in 30 minutes and it always turns out super yummy! That’s why it’s a resounding hit for a family dinner, just give it a try.

    Get the Recipe @ lilluna

    4. Roast Beef Roll-Ups

    This roast beef roll-up recipe is the perfect go-to appetizer for your next party.

    They’re so easy to make and always a crowd-pleaser. Plus, any leftovers make for a tasty lunch the next day and are ideal for lunch boxes or picnics too.

    Get the Recipe @ bowlmeover

    5. Philly Cheesesteak Stuffed Peppers

    Looking for an awesome twist on the classic Philly cheesesteak sandwich? Look no further as these Philly cheesesteak stuffed peppers are low-carb, gluten-free goodness, stuffed into a fresh bell pepper.

    You just need to try this version as it’s pure perfection.

    Get the Recipe @ therecipecritic

    6. Leftover Roast Beef Street Tacos

    Hey, how about whipping up some mouthwatering tacos using your leftover roast beef? This 30 minute recipe will transform your ordinary weeknight dinner into a fantastic feast!

    Seriously, putting this meal together is a breeze. Just set up a work station with all your favourite goodies, and let your family make their own tasty tacos as per their preference. Enjoy!

    Get the Recipe @ everydaydishes

    7. French Dip Sandwich

    So, here’s the deal with this French dip sandwich recipe, it has amazing flavors that combine some of your absolute faves, resulting in one epic SUPER SANDWICH!

    Picture this: caramelized onions, juicy roast beef, and loads of melted cheese. It’s like all the decadence of French onion soup packed into a sandwich.

    You can go for deli roast beef or even use your leftover roast – that’s totally up to you; but one thing is for sure, it’s going to be your new favorite sandwich.

    Get the Recipe @ bakerbynature

    8.  Leftover Roast Beef Stroganoff

    Got beef? This stroganoff recipe is just what you need!

    Tender strips of leftover roast beef and sautéed mushrooms are enrobed in a creamy sauce, creating a new family favorite. And the best part? It’s super quick and easy to make, perfect for a delicious weeknight dinner.

    It will transform those leftovers into a delicious and satisfying meal that will be loved by everyone.

    Get the Recipe @ efoortlessfoodie

    9. Leftover Roast Beef Shepherd’s Pie

    Wow your family with something more interesting than just reheating leftover meat and potatoes. Make this roast beef shepherd’s pie instead.

    Since the meat is already cooked, it doesn’t take much time to rustle up. It’s a great way to turn leftovers into a scrumptious weeknight dish!

    You’ll definitely be craving seconds once you give this a try.

    Get the Recipe @ saladinajar

    10. Leftover Roast Beef Chili

    Get ready for a yummy, hearty chili that you can whip up using your Sunday roast leftovers.

    This recipe for roast beef chili is a total hit! It’s delicious, comforting, and so easy to make. Trust us, you’ll love it.

    Get the Recipe @ kidfriendlythingstodo

    11. Leftover Roast Beef Curry

    Looking for more ideas for leftover beef meals? How about this roast beef curry? It’s quick, easy, and absolutely delicious!

    It only takes 30 minutes, ideal for a busy weeknight and using roast beef gives it an incredible flavor.

    Get the Recipe @ easypeasyfoodie

    12. Southern Beef Hash

    Southern beef hash is a great way to jazz up your leftover roast beef.

    This recipe is seriously delicious and so easy to make! It’s got potatoes, onions, garlic and roast beef. It makes the best hash ever in our opinion.

    Whenever you’re in a rush on those crazy weeknights, this recipe will have your back.

    Get the Recipe @ addapinch

    13. Roast Beef Sandwich

    This version of th ever-popular roast beef sandwich recipe is like an Arby’s roast beef and cheddar sandwich!

    Stack thin slices of your homemade roast beef between a fresh, soft, sesame seed bun, then smother them in a super decadent cheddar cheese sauce. Doesn’t that sound tempting?

    If you’re a fan of loaded sandwiches, you have to try this.

    Get the Recipe @ spoonforkbacon

    14. Leftover Roast Beef and Wild Rice Soup

    Looking for a quick, cozy, and comforting meal? Then try this one-pot leftover roast beef and wild rice soup!

    This soup is a cinch to make, just follow this recipe and you’re good to go!

    It’s certainly a complete meal on its’ own, but if you’re looking to beef it up, pair it with some crusty bread. Perfect for soaking up all those delicious juices.

    Get the Recipe @ thefamilyfoodkitchen

    15. Roast Beef Salad

    Craving effortless, no-cook, refreshing summer meals? Whip up this cold roast beef salad that’s a breeze to make.

    It’s bursting with flavors, and the drizzle of a tangy sun-dried tomato vinaigrette really makes it sing.

    So, no need to search any longer for simple summer salad recipes, as you just found the best one.

    Get the Recipe @ garlicandzest

    16. Greek Salad with Leftover Roast Beef

    Try recreating the epic ‘Greek Salad with Meat’ from Christo’s Restaurant in Brockton, Massachusetts. It’s amazing!

    Made with fresh, high-quality ingredients; what really makes this salad stand out is the salad dressing, a recipe that comes close to Christo’s own secret version.

    Also, this recipe is super versatile! Feel free to swap in different meats and veggies and enjoy.

    Get the Recipe @ afamilyfeast

    17. Sesame Beef Thai noodle

    This sesame beef Thai noodle dinner with roast beef is a ridiculously easy dinner idea.

    It’s got a spicy sesame Asian sauce, Thai noodles, peppers, fresh cilantro, and snow peas. So tasty!

    The homemade sauce is totally customizable to suit your flavor and spice level preferences. It’s truly the perfect family dinner that everyone will absolutely love.

    Get the Recipe @ homemadefoodjunkie

    18. Hot Roast Beef Sandwich

    Transform those delicious leftovers into a satisfying and tasty lunch with this hot roast beef sandwich recipe.

    Picture a hot roast beef sandwich, with creamy melted cheese and fresh, flavorful toppings and you’re there!

    We’re sure you’ll agree that one of the best things about a roast dinner is transforming the leftovers into a completely new meal the next day. Magic!

    Get the Recipe @ vikalinka

    19. Leftover Roast Beef Pasta Skillet

    This roast beef pasta skillet recipe is an easy weeknight dinner, perfect for using up leftover roast beef!

    The tomato-based sauce is like a quick ragu that only takes 20 minutes, but if you have the time and can let it simmer for an hour, your tastebuds will thank you for it. The parmesan added at the end really pulls everything together.

    Get the Recipe @ savorthebest

    20. Philly Cheesesteak Casserole 

    This Keto-friendly Philly cheesesteak casserole recipe takes less than 30 minutes to make and only uses one pan.

    You’ve got tender roast beef, a mix of bell peppers, sweet onions, mushrooms and garlic, all topped off with melted cheese.

    It’s the perfect quick and delicious weeknight dinner option for you to try.

    Get the Recipe @ peaceloveandlowcarb

    21. Shredded Beef Nachos

    You’ve got to try these mouthwatering shredded beef nachos.

    Throw together some tortilla chips, shredded beef, black beans, cheese, and a fun twist on the classic pico de gallo in a skillet, and that’s it, you’ve got yourself a one-skillet macho taco dish that’s the absolute supreme.

    Jazz it up with sour cream, guacamole, and a sprinkle of that funky pico de gallo on the side, and relish every bite.

    Get the Recipe @ addapinch

    22. Cornish Pasties

    These quick and easy beef and potato hand pies also known as traditional Cornish pasties are made with leftover roast beef and store-bought pie crust to save you time in the kitchen.

    You will love this wholesome comfort food that’s guaranteed to please everyone at home.

    Get the Recipe @ backtothebooknutrition

    23. Beef Crostini

    Do you have any leftover roast beef after a big celebration or holiday meal? Don’t let it go to waste as we have a fantastic recipe for you. Presenting….. Beef crostini!

    This one is insanely delicious and super easy to whip up. Imagine your favorite beef crostini with caramelized onion and horseradish aioli also on the scene. Totally divine.

    We bet you will get addicted to this handheld delicacy.

    Get the Recipe @ scrambledandspiced

    24. French Onion Pizza

    This French onion pizza isn’t just any pizza, it’s like a heavenly blend of divine pizza goodness!

    It’s got deliciously creamy, caramelized onions paired with roast beef, roasted bell pepper and buttery, browned mushrooms, all piled onto a cheesy, fancy bistro-style pizza. Yum!

    This recipe is a labor of love, but it is seriously good. Well worth the extra effort.

    Get the Recipe @ ericasrecipes

    25. Leftover Roast Beef Yorkshire Pudding

    If you have never made Yorkshire pudding at home then you’re in for a real treat!

    Picture this: a massive Yorkshire pudding with the filling tucked inside. Sounds like a foodie’s dream, right? Indeed it is! It’s actually super easy to make, and truly scrumptious.

    Trust us, this recipe will be your new way to use your leftover roast beef every single time.

    Get the Recipe @ cookwhatyoulove

    We hope you enjoyed this list of leftover roast beef recipes. There’s so many yummy recipes to choose from!

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    25 BEST Leftover Roast Beef Recipes

    Transform your leftovers into gourmet feasts with our collection of delicious leftover roast beef recipes!


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