It’s too easy to make the same kind of sandwiches over and over, but there are so many delicious sandwich recipes to choose from with different kinds of bread and a wide variety of fillings. Sandwiches are portable and tasty, and they make great comfort food. We’ve got you covered with this appealing collection of sandwich recipe ideas, including everything from classic deli sandwiches to sammies with slow cooked fillings and even gourmet choices like lobster rolls.
Hot Italian Sliders
Looking for a game day appetizer, simple funeral sandwiches or backyard picnic party ideas? If so, these easy baked Italian sliders might be ideal. The mini Italian sandwiches boast meats and cheeses, a zesty mayo and sweet Hawaiian rolls.
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You won’t be able to resist making slow cooker Italian beef again and again once you try it. This hearty and filling dish is perfect on toasted rolls or hoagie buns and the slow cooked beef is incredibly tender and flavorful.
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Pressed Italian Picnic Sandwiches
Not just for picnics, pressed Italian sandwiches are a delicious lunch option that brings authentic flavors of Italy to your taste buds. With their incredible flavors and portability, these sandwiches are perfect for indulging in an Italian culinary experience anytime, anywhere.
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Meatball Marinara Subs
Savor the juicy homemade meatballs, tangy marinara sauce, and fluffy brioche buns in Italian meatball marinara subs – a satisfying comfort food that’s perfect for lunch or busy weeknights. These sandwiches are far tastier than the fast-food version and sure to please anyone, regardless of their Italian heritage.
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Atlantic Canada Lobster Roll
Indulge in the taste of the Atlantic with this flavor-packed lobster roll recipe, perfect for seafood lovers. The combination of lobster tail meat with garlic, shallot, hot pepper, dill, and lemon creates a mouthwatering filling that’s best served in a buttery or split-top hot dog bun.
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Enjoy a hearty smoked brisket sandwich with homemade pickled red onions and other toppings for a special dinner. Learn how to make this amazing treat that pairs well with various side dishes. Lunch recipes like this will become family favourites!
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Chopped Italian Sandwich
A chopped Italian sub is sure to satisfy even the strongest hunger pangs. This Italian bread sub with deli meats, cheese, pepperoncini peppers, red onion, and more makes a great lunch.
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Slow Cooker Barbecue Pork Sandwich
This easy Slow Cooker Barbecue Pork recipe is a no-fuss and no-prep recipe perfect for busy weeknights and summer potlucks. Toss three common ingredients into your slow cooker in the morning for a flavorful meal in the evening that the whole family will love.
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Fried Chicken Sandwich Recipe
This Fried Chicken Sandwich recipe is a deliciously satisfying upgrade from the fast food version, with a perfectly seasoned, golden brown coating and mouthwatering toppings. It’s a finger-licking deliciousness will elevate your sandwich game to the next level!
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Savor the deliciousness of a homemade muffaletta sandwich, featuring a flavorful olive spread, deli meats, and cheese. With a simple recipe that you can make at home, this satisfying sandwich is sure to become a culinary highlight that will impress even the heartiest of appetites.
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Bacon Steak Wraps
Enjoy a rich and hearty lunch with these bacon steak wraps featuring a homemade blue cheese dressing. Add your favorite ingredients for a personalized touch to this easy-to-make lunch.
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Honey Garlic Pulled Chicken Sandwich
This honey garlic BBQ smoked pulled chicken recipe is perfect for outdoor cooking and features a garlicky pickle brine, sweet mustard, chili, garlic/onion rub, and a honey garlic sauce. Smoked to perfection, it’s a must-try dish!
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Tuna Salad Sandwich
Tasty tuna, crunchy apple, sweet corn, and onion are tossed in a simple yet delicious creamy dressing creating a delectable salad. This recipe makes mouthwatering Tuna Salad Sandwiches that you can prep in just about 10 minutes.
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Air Fryer Chicken Avocado Sandwich
If you’re looking for a delicious and healthy sandwich option that won’t take you hours to make, look no further! This Air Fryer Chicken Avocado Sandwich packs all of the flavors with none of the guilt.
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Pambazos are a flavorful Mexican dish featuring a sandwich coated with a mild spicy guajillo sauce and stuffed with Mexican chorizo and potatoes. Our easy recipe is the perfect choice for an introduction to this traditional Mexican meal.
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Slow Cooker Philly Cheesesteak Sandwiches
This slow cooker Philly cheesesteak with bacon combines the classic beef and melty cheese sandwich with the smokiness of bacon! This easy weeknight dinner cooks up in the slow cooker and is sure to be a crowd-pleaser!
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French Dip Sandwich
French Dip Sandwich, or French Dip Au Jus, is a delicious and easy way to enjoy crockpot beef! We create a Beef Au Jus sandwich with tender beef, provolone cheese, toasty bread, and dipping sauce. It’s such a simple crockpot French dip recipe that the entire family will love.
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Japanese Egg Salad
This egg salad is so fluffy! Serve this for a unique lunch option that you are going to want to make all of the time. It is that good with the kewpie mayo!
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Cajun Steak Sandwiches
This steak sandwich is perfectly spicy. It has plenty of peppers and onions so you can make a complete meal of this option. After making this at home, you will skip the trendy lunch spot more often to have this instead.
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California Club Sandwich
Deli meats, avocado, tomatoes and cheddar cheese are stacked double high for a fresh lunch that has the best flavors. This tastes like it came from a great sandwich shop, but it is so easy to assemble at home.
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Turkey Avocado Sandwich
Turkey, avocado, cheese and a fried egg come together to make the most memorable lunch ever. This is hearty, healthy and perfect for the midday meal.
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