What to Serve with Sloppy Joes

If you are trying to figure out what goes well with homemade sloppy joes for dinner, this list is exactly what you are looking for. Sloppy joes are a family favorite and a hearty hot sandwich on their own.  But they really need a simple side to make a complete meal. Therefore, you will want to pick the best easy side dish to go with your favorite homemade sloppy joe recipe.

Whether you want a salad, soup, vegetables, or potato, we have you covered with so many choices on what to enjoy with your sloppy joes. Many fellow food bloggers have shared some of their quick and easy side dish recipes to eat with your homemade or Manwich-made sloppy joes. All of these sides pair well with the tomato sauce and ground beef that makes these hot sandwiches so delicious.  In our house, we have been calling these “Sloppy Miley’s” for years. This is because it is one of Miley’s favorite meals.  Whether you call it loose meat sandwich, Manwich, or sloppy joes, these are great things to eat with them. If you ever wondered why they are called “sloppy joes” find out at WONDEROPOLIS. 

 

 

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What to Serve with Sloppy Joes

This is a tasty list of what to offer with sloppy joes.  To help you decide what to serve with sloppy joes, I have broken down the list into some subcategories. So based on your mood, preference, or diet, there is something for everyone.  There are healthy salads, mayo-based salads,  low-carb, keto, vegan, and fancy sides.  This list of what to make with sloppy joes includes:

  • Side Dishes by The Short Order Cook
  • Salad Side Dishes
  • Potato Side Dishes
  • Soup Side Dishes
  • Other Side Dishes

 

Sloppy Joe Side Dishes by The Short Order Cook

 

Homemade Beer-Battered Onion Rings
Onion rings are a classic fried treat that is so easy to make homemade. This beer-battered recipe for onion rings is the perfect side dish, snack, or appetizer.
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Homemade Beer-Battered Onion Rings

 

Macaroni and Cheese with Caramelized Onions and Bacon
Creamy macaroni and cheese with caramelized onions are made even more amazing with crispy bacon. The best homemade recipe for elevated mac and cheese that adults and kids will love.
Check out this recipe
Macaroni and Cheese with Caramelized Onions and Bacon in a casserole dish

 

Homemade Pickles with Leftover Pickle Juice
Homemade pickles are so easy to make when you reuse pickle juice for this recipe. In 24 hours quick refrigerator pickles are crisp and ready.  
Check out this recipe
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French Potato Salad
Tender potatoes in a Champagne dijon vinaigrette with fresh herbs is bright, tangy, and crowd-pleasing.
Check out this recipe
French Potato Salad

 

Keto Cream of Mushroom Soup
This restaurant-quality low-carb keto cream of mushroom soup is easy to make and simply delicious. The creamy texture with sherry creates a rich velvety mushroom soup that is so much better than any Campbell’s condensed version you can buy. 
Check out this recipe
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Salad Side Dishes for Sloppy Joes

Creamy Coleslaw
This classic recipe for creamy coleslaw is the perfect pairing for sloppy joes.
Check out this recipe
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Creamy Cucumber Salad
A creamy garlic dill dressing is tossed with freshly sliced cucumbers and red onion for a simple side dish.
Check out this recipe
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Potato Side Dishes for Sloppy Joes

 

Avocado Potato Salad
This wonderful no-mayo potato salad is full of flavor with corn, radish, and avocado.
Check out this recipe
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Homemade Kettle Chips
For a crunchy side dish, homemade kettle potato chips are a must-have to eat with sloppy joes.
Check out this recipe
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Soup Side Dishes for Sloppy Joes

 

Soup de Chalet Swiss Cheese & Potato Soup
A rich cheesy soup with potatoes and macaroni makes a comforting side dish.
Check out this recipe
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Roasted Capsicum Soup with Basil Oil
The ultimate fancy roasted red pepper soup pair well with any sandwich.
Check out this recipe
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Other Side Dishes for Sloppy Joes

 

Healthier Breaded Mushrooms
Crispy breaded mushrooms are a crunchy and healthy side dish that everyone will love.
Check out this recipe
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Smothered Green Beans
This quick green bean side dish with bacon is ready in just 20 minutes.
Check out this recipe
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What to Serve with Sloppy Joes

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If you are trying to figure out what goes well with sloppy joes for dinner, this list is exactly what you are looking for. If you want a salad,  soup, potato, or other we have you covered with so many choices on what to serve and eat with sloppy joes.
5 from 5 votes
Prep Time 0 mins
Course Side Dish
Servings 4

Ingredients
  

TRY ANY LISTED ABOVE

  • VARIETY OF SIDE DISH OPTIONS
  • SLOPPY JOE SIDE DISHES BY THE SHORT ORDER COOK
  • SALAD SIDE DISHES FOR SLOPPY JOES
  • POTATO SIDE DISHES FOR SLOPPY JOES
  • SOUP SIDE DISHES FOR SLOPPY JOES
  • OTHER SIDE DISHES FOR SLOPPY JOES

Instructions
 

  • Make your favorite sloppy joe recipe.
  • Choose one or more wonderful sides from the lists above.
  • Enjoy!

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