Top 20 Best Sandwich Recipes

Whether you're looking for a sandwich idea for an everyday lunch or need something to feed a crowd, you're sure to find a recipe here. Choose from easy pulled pork or chicken, beef or turkey burgers, fried chicken sandwiches, lobster rolls, sloppy Joes, and many more.

  • 01 of 20
    Pulled Chicken Sandwich
    Pulled Chicken Sandwich. Diana Rattray

     Serve this delicious shredded chicken on split toasted buns with coleslaw and baked beans, along with sliced pickles and your favorite barbecue sides.

  • 02 of 20
    Slow Cooker Fajitas
    Slow Cooker Fajitas. Diana Rattray

     Flank steak is slow cooked to perfection with onion, bell peppers, and a variety of spices and seasonings. Serve the beef in tortillas with your favorite toppings.

  • 03 of 20
    Southern-Style Chicken Salad
    Southern-Style Chicken Salad in a Sandwich Roll. Diana Rattray

     The secret ingredient in these Southern chicken salad sandwiches is the dill relish. And the chopped hard-boiled egg is essential!

  • 04 of 20
    Lobster Roll. Diana Rattray

    Once in awhile, I splurge and pick up a steamed lobster. While I love steamed or boiled lobster with butter, I usually make a lobster salad for sandwiches. The lobster roll is one of my favorite indulgences. If you are reducing carbs, the lobster salad filling is also delicious served on greens with tomato wedges.

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  • 05 of 20
    Kentucky Hot Brown
    Kentucky Hot Brown Sandwich. Diana Rattray

    Any day is a great day for these delicious Kentucky sandwiches. Serve these traditional sandwiches for lunch or dinner with chips, fries, or a cup of soup.

  • 06 of 20
    Slow Cooker Barbecue Beef
    Slow Cooker Barbecue Beef for Sandwiches. Diana Rattray

    This recipe is similar to pulled pork, but it's made with budget-friendly chuck roast. The roast is cooked to perfection with spicy barbecue sauce.

  • 07 of 20
    Pulled Ham with Mustard Sauce
    Slow Cooker Pulled Ham with Mustard Sauce. Diana Rattray

     Smoked pork shoulder is an excellent alternative to fresh pork shoulder, and it makes extraordinary sandwiches! Use plain mustard or the mustard sauce included in the recipe.

  • 08 of 20
    Chicken Burgers
    Chicken Burgers. Diana Rattray

     These burgers are made with freshly ground or minced chicken thighs. The seasonings and spices make these burgers juicy and delicious.

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  • 09 of 20
    Tuna Salad Sandwiches
    Tuna Salad Sandwiches. Diana Rattray

    Use canned or packaged white tuna in this tasty tuna sandwich filling. Serve these sandwiches with chips or fries and soup for a satisfying lunch or sandwich supper.

  • 10 of 20
    Tuna Melts
    Tuna Melts. Diana Rattray

    These tuna melts make a great lunch for kids. The little open-faced sandwiches make a delicious dinner dish as well. Add fries, chips, and fresh sliced tomatoes or a tossed salad for a well-rounded lunch or dinner.

  • 11 of 20
    Fried Chicken Sandwich
    Fried Chicken Sandwich. Diana Rattray

    The fried chicken slices in these sandwiches take just minutes to cook, and they are amazing in these sandwiches. 

    I use a spicy Sriracha mayonnaise on my sandwich, but you might choose plain mayonnaise, a mustard mayonnaise blend, or ranch style dressing.

  • 12 of 20
    Ham Salad in Mini Bun
    Ham Salad in Mini Bun. Diana Rattray
    This ham salad sandwich is a snap to mix up in the food processor, or mince the ham by hand and mix the ingredients together for delicious sandwiches or filled rolls.
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  • 13 of 20
    Turkey Salad in a Sandwich
    Turkey Salad in a Sandwich. Diana Rattray

     Pile this delicious turkey salad on plain or toasted rolls, buns, or sliced bread. Add bacon, lettuce, and tomatoes and serve them with chips or fries.

  • 14 of 20
    Fried Oyster Po' Boy
    Fried Oyster Po' Boy. Diana Rattray
    This oyster po' boy would also be delicious with Come Back Sauce or remoulade sauce instead of mayonnaise.
  • 15 of 20
    Sloppy Chili Beef Burgers
    Sloppy Chili Beef Burgers. Diana Rattray

    These make a tasty lunch sandwich. Or keep the beef mixture in the slow cooker for a game day party or tailgating event.

  • 16 of 20
    Preparing a Reuben Sandwich
    Reuben Sandwich Assembly. Lauri Patterson / Getty Images

     Use sliced leftover corned beef or deli corned beef in this classic sandwich. The sandwiches are made with sliced Swiss cheese and lots of sauerkraut. Arrange the filling on sliced rye bread.

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  • 17 of 20
    Sloppy Joe Sandwich
    Sloppy Joe Sandwich. Diana Rattray

     The classic American sandwich is kid and family-friendly, and it's an excellent choice for a party or gathering. The recipe is easily scaled up for a crowd.

  • 18 of 20
    Pulled Pork Barbecue Slow Cooker
    Pulled Pork Barbecue Slow Cooker. Diana Rattray

    This is my go-to recipe for visiting friends and family. It's an easy preparation and the pork can be served right from the slow cooker. 

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    Baked Burgers
    Baked Burgers. Diana Rattray

    These burgers are seared and the baked to perfection in the oven. Serve the burgers on buns with your favorite toppings.

  • 20 of 20
    Steak and Cheese Sandwich
    Steak and Cheese Sandwich. Diana Rattray

     Use shaved steak or very thinly sliced steak in these delicious steak sandwiches. The steak is cooked with peppers and onions.