Canned Tuna Recipes

With a can of tuna in the pantry, a good meal is only a can opener away. Our collection of canned tuna recipes shows off how versatile tuna fish is, from family meals and casseroles to gourmet canned tuna recipes.

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Comforting Tuna Patties Recipe

My grandmother and mother made this tuna patties recipe on Fridays during Lent. I'm not the biggest fan of tuna, but it's perfect in this dish. These patties are even good cold the next day, if there are any leftovers. —Ann Marie Eberhart, Gig Harbor, Washington

Tuna Macaroni Salad

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Tuna Cheese-Waffle Sandwiches

1 review

I love cheddar waffles (or chaffles) as well as tuna salad sandwiches. Combining the two makes for an incredible lunchtime...

Tuna Croquettes

This tuna croquettes recipe is one of our favorites. My husband and I grow our own cucumbers and dill, both...


How to Make Canned Tuna Sushi

Our canned tuna sushi recipe is simple to make at home. It's healthy, kid-friendly and affordable, too!

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Before you fill your grocery cart, find out which tuna brands our Test Kitchen experts love the most. Their top...


Fresh Summer Pasta Salad

1 review

While preparing lunch, I made this summer pasta salad for dinner. It was fast and easy; delicious and colorful. We...


Air-Fryer Tuna Burgers

My family was accustomed to traditional beef burgers before trying these fried tuna patties. At first they were hesitant, but...


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Comforting Tuna Patties

7 reviews

My grandmother and mother made these tuna patties on Fridays during Lent. I'm not the biggest fan of tuna, but...

Asparagus Tuna Noodle Casserole

1 review

I updated a traditional tuna casserole using fresh asparagus and asparagus soup. This is so different and so delicious. Use...


How to Make Healthy Tuna Salad

You don't need full-fat dressing to make a great tuna fish sandwich. Learn how to make healthy tuna salad with...


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Modern Tuna Casserole

20 reviews

Tuna casserole was my favorite as a kid, and I found myself craving it as an adult. I reconfigured the...


Herbed Tuna and White Bean Salad

1 review

This is a quick and delicious salad that can be made special for guests—or yourself—by grilling fresh tuna steaks instead...


Tuna Noodle Skillet

6 reviews

Enjoy the comforting flavor of tuna noodle casserole in minutes with this creamy stovetop version. It’s easy to make with...

Tuna Veggie Macaroni

3 reviews

“After much experimenting with various versions, it all boiled down to this one super-delicious recipe—my family can’t get enough of...


Tuna Pasta Salad

18 reviews

Mustard and dill really add wonderful flair to the flavor of this simple tuna pasta salad. It's really very inexpensive...


Tuna Zucchini Cakes

49 reviews

Here's a great combination of seafood and garden vegetables. Friends tell me that they like that it's so colorful and...


Tuna Potato Supper

6 reviews

Tuna lovers will find this to be a real treat. My husband and I enjoy it as a nice change...


Tuna Artichoke Melts

11 reviews

After sampling a similar open-faced sandwich at a restaurant, I created my own version of lemon-seasoned tuna salad with artichoke...


Veggie-Tuna Noodle Casserole

6 reviews

Add two zucchinis and you have a healthier version of a traditional tuna noodle casserole. The fresh basil and tomatoes...


Tuna Egg Salad

2 reviews

People can't believe it when I tell them this recipe does fit into a diet-restricted menu. Everyone loves the old-fashioned...


Tuna Shell Salad

6 reviews

Do you like tuna but need a new way to serve it? Foll Pat Kordas' lead. "I created this light...


Tuna Spaghetti Pie

2 reviews

I'm a real pasta fan and I like fish as well, so I decided to combine the two. When my...

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Orzo-Tuna Salad with Tomatoes

4 reviews

Stuffed tomatoes provide endless options when you add meat, cheese, rice, veggies – or in this case, orzo. — Jenni...


Tuna-Filled Shells

7 reviews

Hot tuna's a hit when you mix it with sizable pasta shells and a cheesy sauce. Dill also complements the...


Tuna Cakes with Mustard Mayo

14 reviews

These patties take the cake! Canned tuna is the surprise ingredient in these veggie-packed rounds. If you'd like, add more...


Fried Tuna Patties

5 reviews

These fried tuna patties are as quick to prepare as your favorite hamburger. My husband likes his topped with melted...


Tuna Noodle Cups

1 review

Older kids can get a jump on preparing dinner by stirring up these miniature tuna casseroles. Or serve them for...


Tuna Salad Wraps

4 reviews

I usually make this tuna salad the night before so the flavors have more time to blend. Then the next...