51 Favorite Potluck Recipes

Bringing a tired dish to a potluck is no way to get the party started. From pasta salads to meaty casseroles, these kicked-up recipes are sure to secure a guest-of-honor invite to any upcoming soiree.

Part of: Comfort Food: One Pot

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Homemade Meatballs

"These meatballs were seriously good. I wanted something simple, and this was just right."

-JeskyAnn

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Meatball Bubble Biscuits

"These were so popular at the party I brought them to that I didn't even get to taste one. They received rave reviews from those who were able to partake."

-Susan Lee

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Baked Spanish Chicken & Rice

"I thought that I had exhausted all of the quick chicken recipes out there, but this one is my new favorite."

-Musical Joy

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White Cheese Lasagna

"If you're looking for a cheesy lasagna, this sure fits the bill. It's very seldom that my kids are quiet during dinner, but when this was served they didn't say a word."

-weekend cooker

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Italian Sausage & Pasta Bake

"This tasted so good. It's a great meal to make ahead when my kids come to visit."

-Sage

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Tortilla Roll Ups

"These roll-ups tasted great. They were a real hit at the potluck I brought them to."

-Campbellssoupkid

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Greek Pastitsio

"This is my first time making pastitsio but it won't be my last. It is really delicious and quite easy to put together."

-FlemishMinx

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Mediterranean Tuna Salad

"This salad is perfect for potlucks. I'm very glad I made it, and I will definitely be making it again."

-BarbryT

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Mashed Potato Casserole

"What a wonderful dish. It is so creamy, delicious and comforting, and it has a very nice potato and cheese flavor."

-Lalaloula

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Orzo Salad

"This recipe was quick and easy. I took the dish to a family party and everyone raved about it"

-puglvr

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Baked Spaghetti Pie

"The spaghetti made a great pie crust and the taste was sublime. I'll be making this for future potlucks."

-French Tart

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Spinach & Cream Cheese Enchiladas

"This is a great recipe. I loved the cream cheese mixture. I added some jalapenos to give it a little kick."

-Andi of Longmeadow Farm

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Jalapeno Macaroni & Cheese

"I love this recipe. It has just the right amount of kick and it is so tasty."

-1021621

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Sausage Crumble

"The topping of this dish was really delicious. I can see it appealing to children as well."

-French Tart

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Perfect Pasta Salad

"This is the best pasta salad ever. I plan on making this dish for all of my future potlucks and parties."

-SSX

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Chicken Teriyaki with Pineapple Rice

"This is a great recipe. I love that you can add all of the veggies you want."

-adopt a greyhound

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Creamy Macaroni & Spinach Bake

"This is a delicious comfort food. You get yummy cheese and the healthy benefits of spinach."

-Susiecat too

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Chicken & Chorizo Casserole

"Usually when I make casseroles there are leftovers, but with this, there was nothing left."

-affytapple

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Avocado & Crab Pasta

"This made a very tasty meal. I added an extra chile for more heat."

-AmandaInOz

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Pea & Peanut Salad

Avocado & Crab Pasta Avocado & Crab Pasta "This made a very tasty meal. I added an extra chile for more heat."

-AmandaInOz

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Olive-Mozzarella Chicken Bake

"This brilliant recipe really elevates everyday ingredients. It is so flavorful; my whole family loves it."

-bad kitty 1116

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Mexican Lasagna

"This is a wonderful recipe. My husband loves spicy food and this sure fit the bill."

-Bet-z

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Smoked Salmon Pasta Salad

"This was a really tasty and pretty-looking salad. I'll be making it for the next potluck we go to."

-magpie diner

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Croque Monsieur Bake

"My daughter loves this so much, she has asked for it weekly since the first time I made it. It is a great comfort food."

-JenPo

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Barley & Red Lentil Pilaf

"This is an awesome recipe. The fragrance of the pilaf is outstanding."

-MechanicalJen

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Barbecue Meatball Bake

"The liquid smoke makes these meatballs. They have an excellent taste for very little effort."

-kiwidutch

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Stovetop Ziti

"This is the first time I've ever added broccoli to my pasta. It not only adds flavor, but it also stretches the recipe."

-FLUFFSTER

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Creamy Baked Beefaroni

"This recipe was very good. It would be perfect for a potluck."

-Chef of 5

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Baked Potato Salad

"This is the best potato salad I have ever tasted. The mayo and lemon juice in the dressing were perfect."

-miss_treated1

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Bachelor's Skillet

"I was so impressed by this recipe and so was my family. Any bachelor who could serve up this lip-smacking dish wins my respect."

-DuChick

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Mexican Taco Pinwheels

"I made these pinwheels for two separate potlucks in one week. I think the key to success with this recipe is patting the chiles and olives dry first."

-gypsygal

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Chicken Florentine Artichoke Bake

"This was a wonderful recipe. If you are looking for an extra zing, I recommend adding a stronger cheese like Gorgonzola."

-jonesies

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Eggplant Lasagna

"This is a must-make lasagna. I took it to a potluck and had everyone asking for the recipe."

-Bet-z

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Hamburger Noodle Bake

"I'm giving this recipe five-stars for the taste. It would be a great dish for a potluck dinner."

-Chef shapeweaver

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Chipotle & Smoked Mozzarella Pasta Salad

"It really just doesn't get any better than this. All my favorite ingredients blend together and make one totally awesome salad."

-Kittencalskitchen

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Savory Cheddar & Rice Cheesecake

"This has a great crust on top. The raw onion got really sweet while it was baking and that was such a nice added touch."

-Lalaloula

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Sesame Noodles

"These noodles had a great flavor. I loved how the cool cucumber balanced out the hot pepper flakes."

-*Parsley*

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Rice Salad with Fruit & Nuts

"All the ingredients work together really well flavorwise. They play off one another to complete the dish."

-AmandaInOz

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Spiced Chicken & Rice Bake

"This was really good. I have never used cinnamon on chicken, but I loved it."

-Chef Sweet Sal

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Cheesy Broccoli Rigatoni

"This pasta dish turned out so delicious. It was very creamy, and the broccoli was a nice added touch."

-Lalaloula

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