Hash brown casserole is always a delicious treat! 🤤 But what side dish should you pair it with?
It's time to step up your sides game, and let's make sure this delicious casserole recipe has all the accompaniments it deserves. Here are 41 great ideas.
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What sides go well with hash brown casserole?
Served with a fresh side salad or steamed vegetables, easy hash brown casserole makes an excellent main dish.
Creating a simple meal that the whole family will love is easy—no matter if it's for holiday gatherings or a regular weeknight family dinner. Add in these delicious side dishes for a satisfying meal.
Bread goes great with just about anything. Served warm with butter, jam, or honey, a crusty loaf of bread perfectly complements the cheesy and creamy flavors of hash brown casserole.
- Chewy, crusty baguettes
- French or Italian bread
- Dinner rolls
- Buttery croissants
- Cheddar cheese baked rolls
- Vienna rolls
- Onion cheese yeast bread
- Beginner's no-knead sourdough bread
- Homemade white bread
In fact, any of these Homemade Bread Recipes pair perfectly.
Fruits & Veggies
Fruit and vegetables are classic sides to any meal, and take just a few minutes of prep. Fresh veggies usually only need a little olive oil drizzled over the top and a sprinkle of salt and black pepper.
Their freshness and bright flavors contrast the creamy texture of hash brown casserole, making them a great option for any family dinner.
- Grilled asparagus
- Spicy roasted cauliflower
- Maple roasted carrots
- Roasted broccoli
- Southern stewed tomatoes
- Roasted Brussels sprouts
- Southern fried cabbage
- Southern green beans
- Apple sauce
- Fruit salad
- Brazilian grilled pineapple
Salads are a delicious side dish for many meals—and with good reason. They bring together more complex flavors than a basic vegetable.
Trying new salads is one of my favorite ways to change up a routine meal, making them some of the best side dishes to serve with has hash brown casserole.
- Tomato salad
- Cucumber salad with sour cream
- Southern cucumber salad
- Spinach salad
- Carrot & apple slaw
- Southern coleslaw
- Pineapple coleslaw
- English pea salad
- Grilled corn and tomato salad
- Cucumber and feta salad
- Broccoli cauliflower salad
- Quinoa salad
What's for dessert?
A sweet and delicious dessert is a great way to end your meal. From pies to cobblers, there are plenty of sweet
ideas to choose from.
- Grandma's Dutch apple pie with crumble topping
- Peach cobbler
- Chocolate chip pound cake
- Pecan pie
- Haystack cookies (make them with extra corn flakes!)
- Blueberry cheesecake
- Coca Cola fudge cake
- Chocolate eclair cake
- Southern fried apples
What side dishes don't go with hash brown casserole?
While some side dishes might taste amazing, their flavors or textures just do not pair well with your main course.
When thinking about what goes with hash brown casserole for dinner, you might want to avoid these dishes:
- Potato dishes, like red skin mashed potatoes or potato salad
- Pasta dishes like macaroni salad
- Rich, creamy side dishes like creamed spinach or anything using cream of chicken soup
These sides are also great with...
Don't forget, these side dishes taste amazing with other main meals, too. Try one of these main courses for dinner tonight!
- Slow cooker apricot chicken
- French onion chicken bake
- Baked garlic parmesan chicken
- Slow cooker Italian beef sandwiches
- Slow cooker beef barbacoa
- Braised pork and red cabbage
Hash brown casserole is hearty enough to feed a crowd yet simple enough to make in minutes. It can be served as a main dish with a few sides to make a perfect, easy dinner.
What would you serve it with? Let us know in the comments!