Hamburger Salad Sandwiches Recipe

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"My mother used to fix these hearty sandwiches for family birthdays," says Joyce Boriack of Georgetown, Texas.
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 20 min.
MAKES:6 servings
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TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 20 min.
MAKES: 6 servings


  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 medium tomato, chopped
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/3 cup chopped dill pickles
  • 2 tablespoons prepared mustard
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 6 hamburger buns, split
  • Lettuce leaves

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 each) equals 425 calories, 26 g fat (6 g saturated fat), 57 mg cholesterol, 734 mg sodium, 26 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 19 g protein.


  1. In a large skillet, cook the beef, onion and garlic over medium heat until meat is no longer pink; drain. Cool. Add the next six ingredients. Spoon about 1/2 cup onto each bun; top with lettuce. Yield: 6 servings.
Originally published as Hamburger Salad Sandwiches in Taste of Home August/September 1997, p54

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Reviewed Jul. 11, 2015

"I just came across this recipe and decided to make it for my husband and I for lunch. I get tired of just hamburgers when it gets so hot and decided to try something different. I read the reviews first and also served it hot. I used miracle whip instead of mayonnaise. I added about 1/3 cup shredded cheese (cheddar blend) to tone down the miracle whip. I served it with a pasta salad and didn't get any complaints!That means it's a keeper!"

Reviewed Apr. 27, 2012

"oops, I forgot to add one thing...I add the other ingredients to the cooked meat while it is hot. We like it better that way :)"

Reviewed Apr. 27, 2012

"I had found this recipe in a local utility company magazine a while back and had to try it. My daughter and son-in-law live with me and I thought the son-in-law would hate it since he is one of those "picky" eaters. He said "there is one thing wrong with this" and I thought "oh here it goes". I asked what was wrong with it and he replied "you should have made more"! We love it and always make it as the recipe states. Would not change a thing."

Reviewed Sep. 7, 2008

"We like these... hot! The mixture itself doesn't look very appetizing but it has a very good taste. I wouldn't eat them cold though."

Reviewed Aug. 23, 2008

"On a "what should we make for supper", came across this recipe, and am sure glad I did. We both enjoyed it very much; used sweet pickle relish in place of dill pickles, and added dash of dill weed. This is a definite keepeer!! Thank you for sharing***Sincerely, Joscey from Oxford, NY"

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