Need some new ideas for dinner with ground beef? These easy ground beef recipes below will surely fit the bill!
We love cooking with ground beef around here. It is a super easy protein that can be dressed up in SO many different ways. I usually order my ground beef from places online like Snake River Farms and Butcher Box — I get the best deals here and many times, I get extra packs of ground beef free when I order!
You can never go wrong with ground beef. It is simple and easy to transform into some of the best dishes around. You can dress it up for a classy meal, or serve a great comfort pasta dish. You can even stuff ground beef into pockets for the perfect empanada (working on that recipe as we speak)!
If you want some more encouragement and ideas, check out the recipes below — over 80 to choose from!
Remember — you can order your ground beef from places online like Snake River Farms and Butcher Box — I get the best deals here and many times, I get extra packs of ground beef free when I order!
Easy Ground Beef Recipes You Can Make
This list of easy ground beef recipes will have you making dinner in no time flat.
This keto beef chili is a meat lover’s dream. This chili recipe is ready in no time thanks to the use of the Instant Pot. It is also deliciously loaded with meat, bone broth, and amazing spices and only has 5.6 net carbs in every serving.
Instant pot spaghetti recipe so easy, simple, and delicious. This quick pressure cooker spaghetti is ready in less than 30 minutes, makes use of fewer than 10 ingredients, and makes perfect dinner for busy nights. This post covers how to make instant pot spaghetti without meat or with meat.
This delicious and easy lasagna is perfect for dinner with family, friends, or on your own! This lasagna recipe can also be frozen before baking, so it can be used as a make-ahead freezer meal for yourself or someone who needs a dinner, like a new mom.
Your favorite TexMex recipe has gone on a Mediterranean holiday and the county fair chili cookoff might never be the same. Reimagined with classic Greek ingredients like dill, oregano, and kalamata olives, this unconventional recipe is truly the best of both worlds.
Following the Keto or gluten free way of eating and looking for an easy ground beef and cheese casserole? This one combines, ground beef (or turkey), cheese, cauliflower and yummy spices to create a great low carb meal. It’s also gluten free!
This Irish Chili combines the smoky flavor of traditional chili with dark Irish beer to give it a heft that deepens the flavor. You’ll definitely want to add this recipe for Slow Cooker Irish Chili to your monthly meal plan.
This Gluten-Free Meatloaf with Mushrooms is made with simple, common ingredients. With only about 15 minutes of hands-on time, it’s an easy meatloaf recipe that is sure to be a hit at the dinner table. It’s also super moist and loaded with flavor.
These Ground Beef Kebabs are SUPER easy to make, whether you’re grilling for a summer bbq or baking them in the oven year-round. They use a few cheap ingredients you probably already have, but they’ll be the hit of your next potluck or dinner!
This Easy Instant Pot Cheesy Taco Pasta is so delicious! The best thing about it is how easy it is to make! Just add all the ingredients in the Instant Pot, and turn it on! In just a few minutes, you could have yummy dinner on the table, using just a few ingredients!
If you love tacos (and who doesn’t?!) you’re going to love these Mexican Stuffed Sweet Potatoes. Roasted sweet potatoes stuffed with taco seasoned ground beef, black beans, and your favorite taco toppings! Warm, filling and the vibrant colors make for one of the most beautiful dinner plates!
This baked meatball salad makes an easy and delicious whole dinner. It is filling but the light at the same time made with roasted cauliflower, quinoa, fresh parsley, and a flavorful homemade ranch dressing that ties all the components together.
If you think making homemade lasagna sounds delicious but daunting (I did!), you will want to try this easy meat lasagna recipe. It is quick to put together, and way more delicious than buying pre-made.
Instant Pot Hamburger Soup is a delicious, classic soup recipe. Made with ground beef, hearty veggies, and a tasty broth, this pressure cooker hamburger soup has a pretty fast cook time, so you can have it on your table in about an hour.
I wanted to create an easy Greek seasoning with ground beef since its something I almost always have in my fridge. It is not as authentic as the real deal, unfortunately. But I can guarantee you probably already have most if not all of these seasonings in your pantry already.
This fresh take on the classic cheesy meatball casserole recipe is made in a skillet pan, taking this recipe from stove to oven in one cooking container. Take your ground beef to new heights; make this easy cheesy meatball bake recipe for dinner tonight! Yum!
Taverns. The basic, frugal little unassuming sandwich that you probably haven’t made yet. Why should you try this simple homemade Taverns recipe? It’s frugal, you can make them up fairly quickly, and it’s filling. Win-win-win.
For some reason making a delicious meal that takes 6 hours of cooking time (luckily it’s in a crock pot so it isn’t like I actually have to do anything!) makes me feel like a real mom. Perhaps this is because when I was younger I didn’t like food like chili or taco soup so I equate this food with maturing. I have come to LOVE crockpot dinners!
In Minnesota, we love our casseroles. We love them so much we have our own name for them: hot dishes. All Minnesotans have a few hot dish recipes on hand for potluck parties. Hot dishes also make the perfect gift for any new mother– show up with a wholesome one-dish dinner ready to pop in the oven and she will thank you.
This Classic Baked Mostaccioli is the perfect Italian pasta dish for weeknight dinners, family gatherings, and holiday parties. The perfect combination of marinara sauce, Italian sausage, spices and of course cheese
Change up your Taco Tuesday this week with our One Pot Taco Beef and Rice. A taco skillet recipe that’s quick, easy, and delicious will soon become a family favorite taco alternative. With all the flavors of a taco, you can eat this easy taco rice recipe on its own or in taco shells.
One of our go-to dinner recipes when we are in the throes of busy school schedules and extracurricular activities and I haven’t planned ahead is this easy Homemade Hamburger Helper Cheeseburger Pasta Skillet made with browned ground beef, shredded cheddar cheese, and cavatappi or macaroni noodles. It’s may not be fancy, but it’s always easy, satisfying, and a hit with my family!
These Easy Beef Enchiladas are delicious. With ground beef, onion, and cheddar cheese wrapped in a flour tortilla, covered with spicy enchilada sauce and more cheese. Whether you are making this dish for a pot luck or for a family dinner, I promise you will be a hit.
Stuffed peppers make an easy one-serving sized package that delivers classic comfort food goodness. When I was a child we only had stuffed bell peppers when someone special was joining us for dinner. This recipe is so simple, but it is special too. This is the only recipe one you need to make stuffed peppers.
Do you have any family dinner night traditions in your home? One of our favorites is our Taco Tuesdays – it doesn’t just exist in the movies you know! Once a week our family manages to sit together after a long day of school and work to enjoy our favorite Mexican meals such as quesadillas, tacos, fajitas, and our quick and easy taco salad.
If you are looking for the absolute best crockpot beef stroganoff recipe, look no further because here you have it. This beef stroganoff crockpot cream of mushroom is the perfect beef stroganoff slow cooker from scratch and definitely the most creamy beef stroganoff slow cooker recipe.
These Low Carb and Whole30 Thai Lettuce Wraps are made with ground beef and served with Coconut Cauliflower Rice and topped with cashews and avocados for a full meal that completely fits the Whole30 template. They’re budget-friendly, kid-friendly, paleo & gluten-free, plus super fast, so it’s basically just the best weeknight dinner ever.
It seems most of us are returning to traditional recipe options right now. The dinner ideas handed down to us from previous generations using simple ingredients that are easy to keep on hand are making a comeback.
Delicious Wraps with a Tzatziki sauce. These wraps are filled with ground beef in a tomato sauce with corn and peas. And this tzatziki sauce compliments the wraps so beautifully. The sauce is so creamy and tastes so fresh with cucumbers. That is why these ground beef filled wraps taste so good.
Sloppy Joes are always a favorite meal at our house. The downside is they can be super messy to eat and definitely harder to eat when on the go, at the fair, in the barn, or tailgating at the latest sporting event. These sloppy joe sticks are less messy version using a super easy sloppy joe recipe then wrapped in pizza crust dough with cheese to make a sloppy joe burrito.
This easy Crescent Roll Cheeseburger Pie Cups recipe is the perfect simple family meal. This recipe requires minimal effort and tastes so delicious. Cheeseburger ground beef biscuit cups are cheap to make and less messy than regular burgers.
With common ingredients, this easy keto cheeseburger casserole recipe is a one-dish low carb dinner for the whole family. Check the tips & variations for the best skinny low carb cheeseburger casserole ever.
I am always on the hunt for new recipes and in particular beef burger ideas. I posted a few recipes lately that we all really enjoyed slow-roasted tomatoes and onion marmalade. Seeing as I had them in the fridge and knowing they would taste great with some brie cheese – well, I decided to make some dry-aged beef burgers for the family!
This One Pot Rice and Ground Beef are so easy to make!! As the name says, you get everything done in just one pot, and the flavors are so good!! Add your favorite vegetables and you’ve got a complete meal.
This Mexican themed stuffed mini peppers recipe is very easy AND cheesy! These mini stuffed peppers are Weight Watchers friendly too. Make this simple dish for dinner or an appetizer – and use your choice of ground meats for filling.
This delicious and healthy recipe for spicy chipotle beef taco stuffed avocados is an easy low-carb, high-protein healthy meal that comes together in only 15 minutes. Made with Laura’s Lean Ground Beef and fresh natural ingredients it’s an easy meal perfect for busy weeknights.
This Tamale Pie is loaded with tasty and hearty ground beef chili that seeps through a delicious homemade brown butter cornbread topping. This easy tamale pie recipe is cooked in one skillet and is bursting with layers of flavor!
Warm flour tortillas, perfectly seasoned ground beef, and melty cheese combine to create the perfect appetizer! Our Grande Mexican Pizza is sized for sharing with your family— it’s a guaranteed pleaser!
Make taco night healthier for your family with this easy Mexican Beef Taco Lettuce Wraps recipe! The lean ground beef is cooked with onions, sweet peppers, and a homemade taco seasoning. Spoon into butter lettuce and add your favorite taco toppings.