Lunch

You need quick and easy lunch recipes for school, and healthy lunch recipes for work to make on busy weeks. Don’t miss recipes for lunch at home, too!

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    Lebanese Street Sandwiches

    Arayes are grilled Lebanese-style sandwiches that are stuffed with a seasoned meat mixture. They're commonly found throughout the food stalls that line the streets of Beirut. If you'd rather not use a grill, they can be baked in the oven or made in a panini press. —Nikki Haddad, Germantown, Maryland

    Sloppy Joe Slider Bake

    1 review

    Ground beef is turned up a notch in these party sliders that are sure to please your crowd. I love...


    Mango Jalapeno Sloppy Joe Sliders

    I've loved sloppy joes since I can remember. In an attempt to give them a makeover, I thought of this...


    Tomato Beef Barley Soup

    1 review

    When my children were young, I needed a soup that everyone would eat—something filling but also something delicious. My sons...


    Reuben Stromboli

    3 reviews

    I love this quick-to-fix, layered Reuben stromboli. I used another sandwich recipe as a guide but made it with Reuben...

    Easy Hamburgers

    These easy hamburgers come together in a snap. Grill and then add your favorite toppings. —James Schend, Taste of Home...


    Cheesy Roast Beef Pinwheels

    2 reviews

    Take lunch to the next level with savory Cheesy Roast Beef Pinwheels. Rolled in crescent dough, cut into spirals and...

    Air-Fryer Taco Twists

    Why serve tacos only in ordinary flour or corn tortillas? For a mouthwatering change of pace, try these air-fried tacos...


    Air-Fryer Bacon Cheeseburgers

    This juicy burger only takes minutes to cook in your air fryer. I enjoy topping it with crispy bacon and...


    Pressure-Cooker Spanish Chili

    3 reviews

    I like to prepare this Spanish chili on the weekend so I have an instant weeknight dinner on hand. I've...


    Cuban Sandwich Burgers

    2 reviews

    My mom would make these Cuban burgers when we would visit her in Florida. They are a take on the...

    Gourmet Burgers with Sun-Dried Tomato

    This recipe brings together many of the flavors my family enjoys, complete with a surprise in the center of each...


    Bratwurst Burgers with Braised Onions

    3 reviews

    This burger is a fun mashup of a bratwurst with onion and peppers, chicken-fried steak and a beef burger. The...


    Italian Beef Vegetable Soup

    1 review

    This hearty vegetable beef soup features a ton of fresh vegetables, making it the perfect dish to use up all...


    Steakhouse Soup

    11 reviews

    Enjoy a steak dinner in a bowl with this super simple, hearty steak soup. Because of the chili powder and...


    Green Chile Cheeseburgers

    3 reviews

     There's nothing better than freshly roasted green chiles. They have a smoky flavor and a bit of a bite—perfect for...

    Pressure-Cooker Philly Cheesesteak Sandwiches

    8 reviews

    Melt-in-your-mouth delicious! For this steak and cheese recipe, I like to saute extra onions and green pepper just until they...


    Banh Mi Burger

    I love burgers cooked in a cast-iron pan, and banh mi sandwiches are delicious, so why not combine the two?...


    Stuffed Chorizo Burgers with Tomatillo Salsa

    I created this chorizo burger for my new boyfriend and his family for our first meeting. Needless to say, they...


    Instant Pot Chili con Carne

    1 review

    Although multicookers can’t replace every tool in the kitchen, they sure are coming close. Chili con carne is one of...


    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...


    Cheeseburger Quesadillas

    5 reviews

    I created these fun cheeseburger quesadilla mashups in honor of my family's two favorite foods. They are so yummy and...


    Cheesy Pepperoni Buns

    4 reviews

    A pizza version of the sloppy joe, this hot and melty open-faced sandwich is a surefire kid pleaser. Adults love...


    Bonnie’s Chili

    This chili is incredibly easy to make, and has a surprising depth of flavor for something that comes together in...

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    Beefy Minestrone

    1 review

    I know lots of minestrone recipes don't contain meat, but my husband thinks a meal is only a meal if...


    Fall Vegetable Sloppy Joes

    1 review

    I make this dish in the fall and sneak grated vegetables into the sloppy joe mixture. It’s especially handy when...


    Beef Taco Chili

    This is one of my husband's absolute favorite dishes. It was also voted Best Chili in our county's autumn Harvest...


    Thai-Inspired Roast Beef Sandwich

    I love Thai food, but I wanted to see how its flavors would translate in a plain ol' peanut butter...


    Flat Iron Steak Salad

    1 review

    My steak salad with avocado and radishes is a big plate of summer deliciousness. I sometimes add dried cranberries and...


    Pressure-Cooker Italian Beef Sandwiches

    With only a few ingredients, this roast beef is a snap to throw together. The meat turns out wonderfully tender....