7 Side Dishes You Need at Your Next Barbecue

Every barbecue needs a variety of side dishes to compliment the grilled goodies. We've rounded up some of the best barbecue side dishes that will have you coming back for seconds. A great summer barbecue is not complete without a yummy assortment of side dishes to complement your burgers, hot dogs, and other grilled goodies.

We have rounded up some seriously mouthwatering side dishes that might just steal the show at your next shindig. From grilled guacamole to Greek-inspired corn on the cob, we've got side dishes that will please the different taste buds of all your guests.


  • Buffalo Chicken Dip

    Spice up your next barbecue with our buffalo chicken dip recipe . This is a perfect side dish because you can serve it with an assortment of chips and veggies which will surely please your guests.

  • Caprese Bites

    Caprese bites combine a mixture of textures and flavors that will have your taste buds singing. Our caprese bites recipe includes an assortment of yellow, red cherry, and grape tomatoes which adds beautiful color to this dish!

  • Grilled Guacamole

    We can’t get enough guacamole in our lives! Lauren, over at Lauren’s Latest , grills her guacamole ingredients before mixing them together. This brilliant idea gives her guacamole a yummy smoked taste perfect for a barbecue. 

  • Grilled Corn on the Cob

    This Greek inspired corn on the cob from Katie’s Cucina is grilled to perfection. Katie tops her corn with Greek seasoning, fresh dill, and feta which creates a fresh twist on this perfect barbecue dish. 

  • Creamy Curry Orzo Salad

    Mix up your traditional pasta salad side dish with this creamy curry orzo salad from Rock Recipes . Serve over a bed of lettuce for an extra colorful presentation. 

  • Homemade French Fries

    Go over the top for your next barbeque with these homemade fries from Joy the Baker. Joy says that making your own fries is well worth it! Once your fries are ready to eat, sprinkle them with coarse salt and black pepper. 

  • Strawberry and Donut Kebabs

    Kebabs are a wonderful way to tie together your favorite foods. Our chocolate drizzled strawberry and donut kebab recipe is great to dish up at an outdoor barbeque because it’s served on a stick! Very little cleanup for such a sweet treat!

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