Taco Salad Recipes

Taco salads are perfect for a potluck or party—you get all the great flavors of a taco in an easy-to-prepare salad! From chicken and turkey to pork and steak, browse our full collection of taco salad recipes.

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Vegan Taco Salad

1 review

The best salads are made with ingredients that have different textures and complementary flavors. In this vegan taco salad, you'll love the crunch of the tortilla chips with the sweet, crisp lettuce and "meaty" crumble mixture. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Taco Salad in a Jar

We loved this great taco salad recipe from Elissa Dougherty of Babylon, New York, so we created a make-and-take version...


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Crowd-Pleasing Taco Salad

44 reviews

While this recipe might sound involved, it can be fixed in just 30 minutes. It's a hit at the potluck...


Terrific Taco Salad

I invented this recipe several years ago. It's quick to make, and uses ingredients I usually have on hand in...


Taco Salad with Baked Shells

Instead of using deep-fried salad shells, this recipe calls for baking flour tortillas in the microwave. Doing so keeps all...

Layered Taco Salad

2 reviews

I invented this taco salad to make my kids happy. Make it with ground beef, ground turkey or ground chicken...


Catalina Taco Salad

11 reviews

This quick and easy taco salad is popular with the teen campers at the youth camp my husband directs. Our...

Creamy Taco Dressing

Kim jazzes up a mix and turns a few pantry staples into this creamy dressing. —Kim Smith, Alden, New York


Patriotic Taco Salad

10 reviews

One year, my daughter decided to celebrate her July birthday with a patriotic theme. This colorful and refreshing salad was...


Pasta Taco Salad

7 reviews

I've taken this dish to 4-H potlucks, church functions and my parents' 50th anniversary party. I also make it for...


Family-Favorite Taco Salad

5 reviews

“This lighter, healthier version of classic Southwestern fare is a favorite with my family. I love the fact that it’s...

Taco Salad for 2

Amy Fecher from Beavercreek, Ohio shares the colorful taco salad that is her husband's favorite meal. "Because it is simple...


Quick Taco Salad

Just got home from work? Tired? Try this quick, balanced meal that tastes great and leaves time for you to...


Taco Salad for Two

1 review

"One of our favorite meals on the road is Taco Salad for Two," says Henrietta Brumbaugh of Hiawassee, Georgia. "Served...


Ground Pork Taco Salad

7 reviews

Even with my family's busy schedule, I enjoy cooking from scratch. We love this easy taco salad made with ground...


Vegetarian Taco Salad

1 review

The cute tortilla bowls that hold this Southwestern salad are a snap to bake int the oven. We use canned...

10-Minute Taco Salad

8 reviews

"Mom often made this hearty main-dish salad for my three brothers and me when we were growing up," recalls Cindy...


Taco Bean Salad

Storing Seasoned Hamburger Mix in the freezer helps Dorothy beat the clock when she is creating this change-of-pace tossed salad....


Taco Pasta Salad

25 reviews

My family loves this savory taco pasta salad. Serve taco or corn chips on the side, and you have a...


Potluck Taco Salad

18 reviews

I found this recipe in an old school cookbook, and I've taken it to many potlucks since then. The layers...


Hearty Taco Salad

9 reviews

“This downsized version of a hearty and flavorful salad is easy to make and delicious to eat! It's always requested...


Chicken Taco Salad

1 review

"This refreshing recipe is totally flexible," Lily Julow writes from Lawrenceville, Georgia. "You can use yellow onion instead of red,...


Quick Taco Platter

2 reviews

This fast-to-fix main dish is like a huge taco salad. Even the kids love it.—Celia Rixman, Sylmar, California


Turkey Taco Salad

12 reviews

I discovered this taco salad while I was on a health kick. My husband and I love it now. When...

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Taco Salad

1 review

This fresh-tasting salad is the perfect accompaniment to the zippy burritos. It's really quick to toss together.—Kathy Ybarra, Rock Springs,...


Barbecued Taco Salad

Don't expect the typical spicy flavor of other taco salads. Barbecue sauce makes this version a little sweeter, which is...


Slow-Cooker Chicken Taco Salad

16 reviews

We use this super duper chicken across several meals, including it in tacos, sandwiches, omelets and enchiladas. My little guys...


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Taco Salad for a Large Crowd

73 reviews

I made this huge taco salad to bring to a party and people were scrambling to figure out who made...