Meatball Recipes

Whether served as part of an appetizer spread or atop a giant plate of spaghetti, these recipes for meatballs show you several yummy ways to prepare the meaty staple.

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      Marvelous Meatball Recipes

      Think outside the spaghetti bowl! The meatball is more versatile than you might think. We’ve got recipes for meatballs from around the world for just about every course and occasion.

      Fig and Goat Cheese Air-Fried Meatballs

      Saucy cocktail meatballs are always the first appetizer to be eaten. In this dish, the sweet flavor of the fig...


      Guy Fieri Shared His Favorite Slider Recipe with Us—and It’s Ridiculously Easy

      All aboard! Guy Fieri's meatball slider recipe will take you straight to Flavortown.


      Quick and Simple Meatballs

      Keep a batch of these meatballs in your freezer for an easy weeknight meal. This simple meatball recipe can be...


      Chili and Jelly Meatballs

      17 reviews

      The secret ingredient in this sassy sauce is the grape jelly. It's a sweet contrast with the chili sauce. —Irma...

      Tangy Glazed Meatballs

      The slightly sweet sauce on these meatballs has such a great zing to it. Use a little more or less...


      Our Pros Found the Best Frozen Meatballs You Can Buy

      For this blind taste test, we searched high and low for the best frozen meatballs you can find at the...

      Heirloom Kitchen Cookbook Celebrates Family Recipes from Around the World

      A cookbook author collects and shares 
the recipes of immigrant women that might have been lost forever—including the beloved family...


      14 Authentic Meatball Recipes from Around the World

      From Danish frikadeller and Greek keftedes to Japanese tsukune, these traditional meatball recipes from around the world show that every...


      Polpette di Mamma

      6 reviews

      When you think of Italian food, spaghetti with meatballs is probably one of the first dishes that comes to mind....


      Bola-Bola

      Bola-bola (Filipino-style meatballs) can be served as an appetizer or stirred into soup. Some versions of this recipe roll the...

      Albondigas

      My Grandmother Trinidad loved making this albondigas recipe. We like to serve it over tostadas sprinkled with raw cabbage. —Wanda...


      Mediterranean Kofta Meatballs

      For a new take on meatballs, try this quick kofta recipe to make flavorful Mediterranean meatballs full of spices and...


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      15 Recipes for Italian Meatballs You Need to Try Right Now

      Italian meatballs are the perfect homemade meal. Check out our favorite meatball recipes and pair them with pasta,...


      Feta-Stuffed Kibbeh with Harissa

      There are countless versions of kibbeh recipes throughout the Middle East. This is our adaptation of this delicious dish. You...


      Plum Pork Spicy Meatballs with Bok Choy and Zucchini

      I am a huge fan of sweet, salty and spicy, and now I'm trying to make healthier choices. This recipe...

      Sloppy Joe Meatball Subs

      1 review

      A mashup of two favorite recipes, these sloppy joe meatball subs are certainly unique. I love to make them on...


      Air-Fryer Keto Meatballs

      1 review

      I have been following a keto diet for a year and a half and have lost 130 pounds. With...


      How to Make Easy Meatballs

      Wondering what the secret is to making gorgeous, tender meatballs in a cinch? Our easy meatball recipe shows you how...


      Quick and Simple Meatballs

      12 reviews

      Keep a batch of these meatballs in your freezer for an easy weeknight meal. This simple meatball recipe can be...


      Game-Day Thai Chicken Meatballs

      1 review

      These Thai chicken meatballs make a great game-day snack. We also like to serve them as a main dish over...


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      Chicken Piccata Meatballs

      18 reviews

      The classic chicken piccata entree is my favorite dish, but I wanted another way to have all the same flavors....


      Sweet and Spicy Air-Fryer Meatballs

      I am always on a quest for meatballs that pack a sweet and savory punch. These are a snap to...


      Cheesy Meatball Sliders

      4 reviews

      These sliders are a fun way to serve meatballs at your party without using a slow cooker. Made on mini...

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      Keto Meatballs and Sauce

      2 reviews

      I have been following a keto diet for a year and a half and have lost 130 pounds. I took...


      Slow-Cooker Meatball Stew

      3 reviews

      This recipe was a lifesaver when I worked full time and needed a dinner that we all would enjoy when...


      Pressure-Cooker Curried Chicken Meatball Wraps

      1 review

      My strategy to get picky kids to eat healthy: Let everyone assemble their dinner at the table. We love these...


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      Sneaky Turkey Meatballs

      3 reviews

      Like most kids, mine refuse to eat certain veggies. In order to feed them healthy foods, I have to be...


      42 Crazy-Good Dishes That Start with Frozen Meatballs

      See how you can beat the clock, please a crowd and become a kitchen all-star when your meals include these...


      Meatballs with Chimichurri Sauce

      1 review

      This South American condiment, ­featuring fresh cilantro and parsley, is more than just a sauce for tossing with meatballs. You’ll...