26 Crowd-Pleasing Recipes for a Potluck

These potluck recipes are sure to please a crowd. Whether you’re attending a potluck with friends, hosting a family gathering, or bringing a dish to a work event, these recipes are delicious and easy to make.

Whether you’re aiming for your signature dish or looking for a new hit, these recipes are sure to spark joy and appetite at any gathering. Each dish is crafted with you in mind—easy to prepare, delicious to taste, and a guaranteed hit with everyone there.

Mini Quiche (Any Flavor!)

Mini Quiche (Any Flavor!)

These savory bites are versatile and portable. Serve one flavor or serve a selection of flavors. They’re always a hit, no matter the time of day or the choice of filling. Get the recipe for this Mini Quiche.

Broccoli Salad

Broccoli Salad

A fresh take on the traditional mayonnaise-based salads. This crisp and crunchy broccoli salad, with its sweet and savory dressing, is the perfect complement to any potluck. Get the recipe for this Broccoli Salad.

Maple Pecan Honey Bun Cake (Using Box Cake Mix)

Maple Pecan Honey Bun Cake

This cake is like a warm hug in a cake pan. This cake starts with a classic yellow cake mix, includes a layer of brown sugar pecan filling, and is topped with a sweet maple glaze for an irresistible cake. Get the recipe for the Maple Pecan Honey Bun Cake.

Baked Spaghetti

Baked Spaghetti

Imagine the comfort of spaghetti combined with the rich, cheesy flavors of a baked casserole. It’s spaghetti’s upgrade that everyone will be asking for seconds of. Get the recipe for this Baked Spaghetti.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake

Soft and chewy, this mega cookie satisfies all those sweet tooth cravings. It’s the kind of traditional dessert that elevates any potluck spread. Get the recipe for this Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake.

Slow Cooker Honey Teriyaki Chicken

Slow Cooker Honey Teriyaki Chicken

Let your slow cooker do the heavy lifting for this flavorful dish. A perfect blend of sweet and savory, it’s a hands-off recipe that provides a delicious reward. Get the recipe for this Slow Cooker Honey Teriyaki Chicken.

Easy Chicken Parmesan Sliders

Easy Chicken Parmesan Sliders

Italian comfort food in a bite-sized package. With tender chicken, marinara sauce, and melted mozzarella, these sliders bring the taste of an Italian kitchen to your potluck. Get the recipe for these Easy Chicken Parmesan Sliders.

Ritz Cracker Chicken Casserole

Ritz Cracker Chicken Casserole

A simple yet delicious casserole that’s topped with a buttery Ritz cracker topping, adding a crispy texture to every bite. Simple and oh-so-savory. Get the recipe for this Ritz Cracker Chicken Casserole.

Chocolate Sheet Cake

Chocolate Sheet Cake

A classic homemade chocolate cake with a moist crumb and rich chocolate frosting. This will be the first empty platter at your dessert table. Get the recipe for this Chocolate Sheet Cake.

Reuben Sandwich Sliders

Reuben Sandwich Sliders

The deli’s favorite sandwich, but in slider form. These little bites offer all the goodness of the classic Reuben—corned beef, Swiss cheese, sauerkraut, and thousand island dressing—all nestled within a mini pretzel bun. Get the recipe for Reuben Sandwich Sliders.

Ultimate Potato Salad

Ultimate Potato Salad

Creamy, tangy, and loaded with classic flavors. This potato salad recipe is the ultimate crowd-pleaser, great for any season, and any size gathering. Get the recipe for this Ultimate Potato Salad.

One Pot Tuscan Chicken Mac and Cheese

One Pot Tuscan Chicken Mac and Cheese

A luxurious blend of chicken, sun-dried tomatoes, spinach, and creamy macaroni. This dish offers a taste of the Italian countryside that’s hard to resist. Get the recipe for this One Pot Tuscan Chicken Mac and Cheese.

Mexican Ground Beef Casserole with Rice (One Pot)

Mexican Ground Beef Casserole with Rice

A fiesta in a casserole dish. This zesty, one-pan meal combines the heartiness of ground beef with the irresistible flavors of Mexican cuisine. It’s a spice-filled favorite that feeds a crowd and always gets compliments for its simple yet rich taste. Get the recipe for this Mexican Ground Beef Casserole with Rice.

Creamy Potluck Potatoes

Creamy Potluck Potatoes

Creamy, cheesy potatoes are always welcome at a potluck. This recipe is pure comfort and can be assembled ahead of time, making it super convenient for hosts. Get the recipe for these Creamy Potluck Potatoes.

Crockpot Turkey Meatballs

Crockpot Turkey Meatballs

Savory and succulent, these slow-cooked turkey meatballs simmer in a rich marinara sauce, soaking up flavor and tenderness. Get the recipe for these Crockpot Turkey Meatballs.

Cheeseburger Sliders

Cheeseburger Sliders

A slider that tastes like a cheeseburger straight off the stove. These handheld wonders pack punch with an amazing flavor that makes them nearly impossible to keep on the table. Get the recipe for the Cheeseburger Sliders.

Pineapple Dream Dessert

Pineapple Dream Dessert

A luscious, chilled dessert that’s as dreamy as it sounds. Sweet and light, it’s an elegant way to end your potluck meal without breaking a sweat. Get the recipe for this Pineapple Dream Dessert.

Simple Ground Beef Casserole

Simple Ground Beef Casserole

Perfect for a crowd, this comforting classic is made with pantry staples and is the epitome of fast prep and easy cleanup. It’s a surefire winner, offering that warm, nostalgic flavor that everyone craves. Get the recipe for this Simple Ground Beef Casserole.

Macaroni Salad

Macaroni Salad

An essential dish in the potluck lineup. This macaroni salad is a must, with its creamy dressing and crunchy veggies that offer the perfect bite every time. Get the recipe for the Macaroni Salad.

Chicken and Rice Casserole

Chicken and Rice Casserole

This timeless recipe is comforting and satisfying. It’s the perfect meal that covers all your bases and leaves everyone with happy, full bellies. Get the recipe for this Chicken and Rice Casserole.

Easy Slow Cooker Cinnamon Rolls

Easy Slow Cooker Cinnamon Rolls

Wake up the potluck with a sweet aroma and the indulgent taste of fresh cinnamon rolls. These are so easy that you might not believe they were made in a slow cooker. Get the recipe for these Easy Slow Cooker Cinnamon Rolls.

Honey Buffalo Crockpot Meatballs

Honey Buffalo Crockpot Meatballs

These meatballs are the perfect balance of sweet and spicy. They’ll be the talk of the potluck, especially when everyone wants the recipe. Get the recipe for these Honey Buffalo Crockpot Meatballs.

Dill Pickle Pasta Salad

Dill Pickle Pasta Salad

A delightful twist on a classic side dish. This pasta salad brings tang from the pickles and a creamy, zesty dressing that keeps the flavors deliciously bold. Get the recipe for this Dill Pickle Pasta Salad.

Million Dollar Deviled Eggs

Million Dollar Deviled Eggs

Rich and creamy deviled eggs that have the crowd in awe. Sprinkled with just the right amount of seasoning, these are far from your average potluck offering. Get the recipe for these Million Dollar Deviled Eggs.

Crock Pot Mac and Cheese

Crock Pot Mac and Cheese

Who doesn’t love a warm, comforting bowl of mac and cheese? And what’s even better than mac and cheese? Crock Pot mac and cheese – the ultimate comfort food made even easier. Get the recipe for this Crock Pot Mac and Cheese.

3-Ingredient Blueberry Dump Cake

blueberry dump cake

I love a good dump cake. This blueberry dump cake is sweet, delicious, and so easy to make. Get the recipe for this 3-Ingredient Blueberry Dump Cake.

These 26 potluck recipes are sure to please any crowd with their delicious flavors and easy preparation. Whether you’re in charge of bringing a dish or hosting the event, these recipes are guaranteed to be a hit.

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