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...


Tasty Taco Chopped Salad

2 reviews

My friends and I love Mexican food, but we also try to eat healthy. My mom taught me how to...


Terrific Taco Salad

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


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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...

Garden-Fresh Taco Salad

6 reviews

"I'm a teen who likes to cook, and I usually fix supper during summer vacation, since my mom works. One...


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...

Taco Chicken Salad

We have five children who love Mexican food, salads and chicken. So I combined all three to make this crunchy...


Taco Supper in a Bowl

This recipe is high on my family's list of favorites! It makes a hearty supper.


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...


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...

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


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...


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...


Meatless Taco Salad

8 reviews

This colorful entree combines popular taco ingredients—minus the ground beef. And you won't miss the meat at all! I top...


Ground Beef Taco Salad

3 reviews

Everyone at our house loves this taco salad. In spring we look for something light and refreshing on the menu...

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...


Cheesy Beef Taco Salad

3 reviews

Arlene Ghent of St. Joseph, Michigan says, "I often double the recipe so there are leftovers for lunch the next...


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...


Taco Salad with a Twist

2 reviews

My husband and son say this is the best taco salad they’ve ever had! I usually fix it on crazy...


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...



Creamy Taco Dressing

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


Fiesta Taco Salads

5 reviews

This taco salad has all the flavors, but it’s so much easier to prepare and eat because it’s not served...

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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...


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...


Shrimp Taco Salad

3 reviews

I created this main-dish salad to satisfy our family's love of shrimp. It has lots of contrasting textures, including firm...


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....


Beef Taco Salad

This salad is a flavorful, colorful way to impress that special someone! Jan Koelleen shares it from her home in...


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...