Vegetable Side Dishes

Browse more than 2,120 vegetable side dish recipes. Find recipes for green bean casseroles, corn, zucchini, and much, much more.

Staff Picks

Maple Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon

Rating: 4.64 stars
Who knew Brussels sprouts could ever taste this good! Caramelized and crispy, these sprouts gain a nutty flavor from the roasting process.

Best Green Bean Casserole

Rating: 4.63 stars
This great variation of the traditional green bean casserole is topped with French fried onions and Cheddar cheese.

Simple Roasted Butternut Squash

Rating: 4.73 stars
Butternut squash is so good on its own, that barely any seasoning is needed. This recipe is so simple and easy.

Roasted Garlic-Parmesan Fingerling Potatoes

Rating: 4.81 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.

Easy Roasted Broccoli

Rating: 4.61 stars
Easy roasted broccoli. My favorite part is the roasted sliced stem pieces.

Mom's Scalloped Potatoes

Rating: 4.48 stars
This is the way my mother always made her scalloped potatoes. The measurements are taken from other recipes because she always just winged it, but the method is the same. The key is to heat the milk first!

Southern Baked Yellow Squash

Rating: 4.66 stars
I coaxed this easy (and forgiving) recipe from its maker after tasting it at a pot luck, and was surprised by its simplicity. Just a few ingredients make a delicious summer side dish for anything barbecued, grilled, or smoked - especially if the squash is home grown!

Baked Sweet Potatoes

Rating: 4.53 stars
Very healthy and tasty sweet potatoes that will be a great addition to any meal. Very easy!

Buttery Garlic Green Beans

Rating: 4.7 stars
Only fresh green beans and garlic will do for this easy, healthy, and flavorful side dish.

Garlic Kale

Rating: 4.35 stars
A delicious, garlicky way to cook the underused, antioxidant rich kale!

Nana's Acorn Squash

Rating: 4.68 stars
This is a recipe even veggie haters will love! People who like sweet potatoes also love it. It's a family favorite of mine.

Air Fryer Sweet and Spicy Roasted Carrots

Rating: 4.73 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

15 Fresh Green Bean Recipes
With bright color and bold flavor, fresh green beans make an excellent side dish for any meal.
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Yummy Sweet Potato Casserole

Rating: 4.78 stars

My family begs me to make this creamy baked dish every Thanksgiving and Christmas. What makes it so good is the pecan topping! Try it and I'm sure it will become your new tradition!