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    The 30 BEST Side Dishes for Steak

    Cooking up a nice steak and not sure what to have with it? You’ve come to the right place!

    We’ve compiled this list of great Side Dishes for Steak to help you out. You’ll find a huge variety of steak sides here, from veggies and salads to potato dishes, pastas and so much more!

    You’ll never have to wonder “what to eat with steak?” again. No matter how you’re cooking or seasoning your steak, you’ll find a great side to go along with it!

    Go through all these great recipes, and find the perfect one for tonight! Have fun…

    The 30 BEST Side Dishes for Steak.

    The 30 BEST Side Dishes for Steak

    1. Goat Cheese Mashed Potatoes

    Creamy, buttery, fluffy mash! Everybody’s favorite something you grew up on… that made-’em-a-million-times, tried and tested family affair. This time, try it with the slight little flavor twist of goat cheese.

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    2. Green Beans Almondine

    This Green Beans Almondine is a classic French side dish. The green beans are tossed with brown butter, almonds, shallots, garlic and a squeeze of lemon which make it absolutely delicious and elegant in its simplicity!

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    3. Classic Dinner Rolls

    These homemade Dinner Rolls are fluffy, soft and buttery. They require very little effort, and go great with any meal! This recipe will become one of your favorite go to steak sides.

    Get the Recipe @ jocooks

    4. Creamed Peas with Pearl Onions

    This is a simple, super easy, speedy side dish… A classic from your grandma’s generation. Sweet peas slathered in creamy white sauce, sprinkled with pearl onions.

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    5. Grilled Zucchini

    As you all know, grilling things is a great way to bring out the best flavors. Plus, this Grilled Zucchini is so easy and simple to make. So enjoy the surprisingly tasty grilled zucchini, which makes a great side dish for steak.

    Get the Recipe @ skinnytaste

    6. Wedge Salad

    How about this classic wedge salad. Fresh, crispy and delicious. This goes great with your favorite cut of steak.

    Get the Recipe @ therecipecritic

    7. Oven Roasted Potatoes

    These easy Oven Roasted Potatoes can make any meal great, with very simple ingredients like potatoes, garlic, olive oil and spices. This spicy and crunchy side dish is so delicious that anyone would want to come for more.

    Get the Recipe @ wellplated

    8. Mediterranean Pasta

    This Mediterranean Pasta is super quick and simple as can be. The combination of flavor is amazing. Cherry tomatoes, artichoke hearts, Kalamata olives, feta cheese, some herbs and good olive oil make for a super delicious and super healthy side.

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    9. Caesar Salad

    No salad can get as simple as Caesar!! You can make homemade croutons and make it tad bit more special. The good dressing is the key for a good Caesar.

    Get the Recipe @ natashaskitchen

    10. Zucchini Carrot Salad with Catalina Dressing

    Ready for something new in your salad bowl? How about a spiralized zucchini carrot salad dressed with fresh, homemade Catalina dressing and mingled with toasted almond slivers and fresh mint leaves? Your veggies take on a new look after spiralizing, and that homemade Catalina dressing…

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    11. Roasted Mexican Street Corn

    Mexican street corn is a big hit lately. You can cook it baked or grilled, and it comes with amazing garlicky-lime cream sauce. Whether you’ve tried elote before, or this is your first recipe, you’ll be sure to love it!

    Get the Recipe @ damndelicious

    12. No Knead Bread

    This artisan quality bread can happen very fast and is super duper simple. You end up with a thick crispy crust and a chewy center with big fat holes like sourdough! It’s very forgiving and only takes 3 minutes of active effort. Now that sounds unbelievable, right? Not so. Try it yourself today.

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    13. Easy Baked Sweet Potato Fries

    These healthy and tasty alternatives to your basic French fries are sweeping restaurants across the country. Now you can make them in your own home with this easy recipe!

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    14. Israeli Couscous Salad with Lemon Dijon Vinaigrette

    This stunning Israeli Couscous Salad is light and fresh, yet at the same time so delicious. It’s very simple and full of crazy addictive flavors. Let’s make this pearled couscous popular, your family will love this salad!

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    15. Succotash

    Sufferin’ succotash! This classic American side dish goes back centuries. The main ingredients are corn kernels and lima beans, but regional variations include other vegetables and meats such as bacon or corned beef.

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    16. Chakalaka (South African Vegetable Dish)

    Chakalaka! If your grilled steak needs a new sidekick, this famous South African vegetable dish is the answer!

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    17. Baked Mac and Cheese

    This beautiful Baked Mac and Cheese is cheesy, creamy and topped with panko-parmesan crunch bits. The panko gets mixed with parmesan, butter, and paprika to make for a beautiful golden-brown bake. Classic side dish!

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    18. Lemon Garlic Asparagus

    These addictive lemon garlic asparagus taste amazing, and take only about 10 minutes to make! They’re crispy on the outside, and full of tender lemon and garlic flavors and go wonderfully with steak.

    Get the Recipe @ cafedelites

    19. The Best Potato Salad Recipe

    A good potato salad need just a few simple ingredients. All you do is boil and cut the potatoes and mix everything in a big bowl. This one is as classic as it gets.

    Get the Recipe @ aspicyperspective

    20. Hawaiian Sweet Rolls

    These soft and fluffy homemade Hawaiian Sweet Rolls are absolutely delicious! They have a tropical flavor from ginger, pineapple, and coconut. So YUMMM.

    Get the Recipe @ jocooks

    21. Panzanella Salad

    Have you heard of Panzanella Salad? Meet this Italian classic. All you need is some great ripe tomatoes and some bread along with crunchy fresh cucumber. Finish it of with fresh basil and mozzarella and you end up with yummy Panzanella…

    Get the Recipe @ cookieandkate

    22. Lazy Sweet Potato Mash

    This recipe is so easy to make, we call it lazy. Sometimes, it’s okay to be lazy, and if you need all the time you can get, then this one’s for you. The sweet potato is simply cooked in the microwave and mashed up, to make a dish that’s easy and delicious.

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    23. Mexican Street Corn Salad with Avocado

    This Mexican street corn salad is a great way to get the classic flavors of elote served salad-style. It’s creamy, cheesy, and filled with corn, red onions, cilantro, mayonnaise, fresh avocados, and more.

    Get the Recipe @ cookingclassy

    24. Macaroni Salad

    This Macaroni salad is loaded with chopped veggies and hard boiled eggs in a creamy delicious, sweet and tangy dressing. It’s so easy and great for all the steak cookouts coming your way.

    Get the Recipe @ thefoodcharlatan

    25. Potatoes au Gratin (Dauphinoise)

    THIS is the crème de la crème of all potato recipes!! Also known as Dauphinoise Potatoes, this French classic is made with layers upon layers of finely sliced potatoes, cream, butter and cheese with a hint of fresh thyme.

    Get the Recipe @ recipetineats

    26. Rainbow Pasta Salad

    Make this colorful pasta for your next barbecue. You can’t get easier than this Rainbow Pasta Salad. We love the final touch of feta in there…

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    27. Balela Salad

    Let us present you Balela deliciousness!! So colorful, so easy, so refreshing… This hearty colorful salad comes from many Middle Eastern countries and is bursting with flavors and textures. Chickpeas, black beans, cherry tomatoes, cucumber, bell peppers, parsley, mint… what’s not to like!!

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    28. Garlic Butter Mushrooms and Cauliflower

    Just because it’s a side dish, doesn’t mean it isn’t as good as the main dish. This garlic butter mushrooms and cauliflower recipe is full of vegetables, easy to make, and filled with garlicky-buttery flavors and goodness.

    Get the Recipe @ damndelicious

    29. Lebanese Batata Harra

    Add an exotic twist to your everyday potatoes with this Lebanese delight. Packed full of flavors, if you love fresh herbs this batata harra may be your new favorite side dish.

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    30. Cherry Tomato Gratin

    This Cherry Tomato gratin is the newest star on your spread. It’s the perfect combination of easy, tasty and pretty. You’ll love love this beauty alongside your steak!

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    So there you go, thirty great side dishes for steak. The only question now is, which to try first?

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    The 30 BEST Sides for Steak

    This collection of easy Sides for Steak will give you so many great accompaniments for your favorite cut if meat! We love this easy goat cheese mashed potatoes:


    • 4 lbs potatoes
    • 1.25 cups milk, warmed
    • 4 Tbsp butter, melted
    • 8 oz goat cheese
    • 2 Tbsp parsley, chopped
    • Salt to taste
    • Pepper to taste


    1. Peel the potatoes and cut them into same size pieces and place them in a large pot full of cold water.
    2. Bring to a boil and cook until the potatoes are fork tender, about 15-20 minutes.
    3. Drain the potatoes and mash them by hand. Add in warm milk a little at a time, melted butter, goat cheese, salt and pepper and keep on mashing until smooth.
    4. Taste and season. Stir in parsley and add additional butter on top before serving.


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