What To Serve With Egg Salad Sandwiches? 20 Best Side Dishes

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Whether it is breakfast or tea time, we love having egg salad sandwiches. They are fulfilling, delicious, and loved by both kids and adults alike. What's more, these sandwiches are easy to make and assemble, meaning you can have them for your urgent food cravings.

While these sandwiches can be eaten alone, it is best to pair them with side dishes and enhance their flavor.

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The best side dishes to serve with egg salad sandwiches are onion rings, french fries, chicken tenders, bacon, crab cakes, kale, sausages and peppers, brats, pork chop suey, white beans, roasted tomatoes, spam fritters, creamy coleslaw, green salad, yogurt parfaits, cheese sticks, fruit salad, peanut coleslaw, potato chips, and creamy corn salad.

Now, let's get cooking!

Egg salad sandwich sides

1. Onion Rings

Onion Rings

Crispy on the outside and soft on the inside, onion rings are a treat and are everyone's favorite these days. They are sweet yet salty, perfect for people who love the combination.

Pair them with your egg salad sandwich, and don't regret it. Then enjoy every bite with a dip, and experience various flavors together.

2. French Fries

French Fries

Your homemade fries have just got better with this recipe. These fries are crispy and you an make them in the air fryer lid, regular air fryer or even the oven.

Try the tagged recipe and make a big batch at home. Then enjoy your sandwiches with these fries for a wholesome treat. Perfect for kids!

3. Chicken Tenders

Chicken tenders

There is nothing better than soft, juicy, and tender chicken pieces to go with your egg salad sandwiches. Chicken cooked well is definitely a treat to have. However, achieving it can be a huge hassle, especially if you aren't an expert.

However, we have the perfect recipe for you to follow. Read the instructions to find out how to make the softest and juicy chicken within a few minutes. Pair the chicken pieces with a sauce, and then enjoy with your sandwiches.

4.  Bacon


You can make loads of crispy bacon in your Instant pot within a few minutes. You only require one ingredient. However, you can season the bacon slices with your favorite spices if there is a need to.

Enjoy the crispiness and tenderness of bacon with egg sandwiches at tea or lunch. You can also experience the combination during breakfast.

5. Crab Cakes

Crab Cakes

Made from crab meat, flour, and relevant spices, these cakes are pretty mouthwatering and ideal to have with your egg salad sandwich. They are quite soft and succulent so one can get easily addicted to them.

Cook these cakes in your Instant pot and enjoy the various flavors they have to offer. Just like sandwiches, you can have them at any time of the day.

6. Kale

KaleWith five ingredients and ten minutes to spare, you can make this amazing side dish to serve with your egg salad sandwiches. This kale dish is pretty nutritious and adds a new flavor and texture to your plate.

Also, this is a great option, especially when you have urgent guests coming over.

7. Sausages and Peppers

Sausage and peppers

Entice your tastebuds and enjoy sausages and peppers with egg salad sandwich. The combination is fulfilling and is perfect for having a feast during breakfast.

You can prepare sausages using the tagged recipe above. Then enjoy every bite with your sandwiches and thank us for the best idea.

The side dish is a favorite of kids and adults, so make it even for the picky eaters at home.

8. Brats

BratsWith just three ingredients, you can cook these delicious brats at home. They burst with flavor and taste divine with your homemade sandwiches. It is a treat to have them during breakfast and kickstart your day with lots of energy.

9. Pork Chop Suey

Pork chop suey

Do you fancy pork? If yes, make this amazing pork chop suey dish with your wholesome egg salad sandwiches.

This Chinese dish features bean sprouts, mushrooms, pork steaks, butter, cornstarch, salt, and pepper.  Follow the easy instructions to ace the recipe and create an appetizing treat for family and friends.

10. White Beans

White Beans

Serve these white beans with sandwiches for a subtle and healthy meal. The recipe helps you achieve tender beans within an hour and uses ingredients like vegetable broth, onion powder, garlic powder, salt, and bay leaves.

Go through all the instructions and give your food experience a great kick.

11. Roasted Tomatoes

Roasted Tomatoes

These roasted tomatoes taste divine with egg salad sandwich. To make them, slice fresh tomatoes and toss them in herbs, olive oil, and balsamic vinegar.

Since they are budget-friendly, you can make them every other day and enjoy the flavor and warmth on offer. Oven-roasted tomatoes taste great when eaten hot, as they are quite juicy and wholesome.

Make sure you buy the best tomatoes from the market to make this amazing side dish.

12. Spam Fritters

Spam fritters

British love these fritters for their crispiness and amazing flavor. You can make them at home using the easy and quick recipe tagged above.

The heroes of the recipe are pork, ham, and some beer. The recipe also uses all-purpose flour, salt, baking powder, black pepper, and oil. You can serve the fritters with mashed potatoes or mushy peas and then enjoy them with your sandwiches.

This is an ideal meal curated for lunch or dinner.

13. Creamy Coleslaw

Coleslaw new

Since sandwiches can feel dry at times, it makes sense to pair them with some creamy and indulging coleslaw. It is an easy recipe and majorly requires mixing various ingredients.

Make a huge bowl of this coleslaw as it finishes quickly. Make sure to slice your vegetables thinly so they can mix well together and you can enjoy every bite.

14. Green Salad

Green Salad

This is a healthy green salad with ingredients like bell peppers, salad greens, chopped meat, tomatoes, onions, garlic, vinegar, salt, and black pepper. Serve the beautiful and refreshing salad with your sandwiches, and enjoy them together.

The pair can also be perfect o be served as a tea-time treat for guests.

15. Yogurt Parfait

Yogurt Parfait

Experience a refreshing start to the day by enjoying yogurt parfaits with your egg salad sandwiches. To make this side dish, all you need is yogurt, granola, and blackberries. Make a nice serving and give yourself all the love you need through your first meal.

We love this combination because it is healthy and fulfilling.

16. Cheese Sticks

Cheese sticks

If you are a cheese lover, you will love making these sticks. According to the tagged recipe, you need cheddar cheese, wrappers, and oil to cook these sticks perfectly. Make them at home and love their pairing with your sandwiches.

17. Fruit Salad

Fruit salad

Raise your hand if you can have a healthy bowl of fruit salad with anything like egg salad sandwiches. We love this side dish, too, and can't recommend it enough.

You don't have to be a professional to prepare this salad. Mix all your favorite fruits using the dressing shared in the recipe card. The ingredients required for dressing are orange juice, lemon juice, brown sugar, orange zest, lemon zest, and vanilla extract.

18. Peanut Coleslaw

Peanut Coleslaw

This recipe features all your favorite crispy vegetables mixed in a peanut dressing. With every bite, you feel transported to Asia.

Use the recipe card to make this salad and serve it with the sandwiches.

19. Potato Chips

Potato chips

Make these deep-fried potato chips at home using only three ingredients. They are crispy and soft at the same time and make you feel special and satisfied when served with egg sandwiches.

20. Creamy Corn Salad

Creamy corn salad

Your sandwiches will taste great with this creamy corn salad. Make a big bowl and serve this side dish to your friends and family.

We love egg salad sandwiches and can't wait to have them for lunch, breakfast, or dinner. So, if you are like us, we suggest you pair the sandwiches with some amazing side dishes and elevate your food experience.

20 Side Dishes For Egg Salad Sandwiches

  1. Onion rings
  2. French fries
  3. Chicken tenders
  4. Bacon
  5. Crab cakes
  6. Kale
  7. Sausages and peppers
  8. Brats
  9. Pork chop suey
  10. White beans
  11. Roasted tomatoes
  12. Spam fritters
  13. Creamy coleslaw
  14. Green salad
  15. Yogurt parfaits
  16. Cheese sticks
  17. Fruit salad
  18. Peanut coleslaw
  19. Potato chips
  20. Creamy corn salad

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egg salad sandwiches sides

What To Serve With Egg Salad Sandwiches

Whether you're hosting a lunch party or preparing a quick and easy meal, this post provides all the recipes you need to make your egg salad sandwich dish a success.
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Course: dinner, lunch, Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Egg Salad, egg salad sandwich, Egg salad sandwiches
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes
Servings: 2
Author: Corrie


  • 2 egg salad sandwiches


  • Prepare egg salad sandwiches for breakfast, lunch or dinner.
  • Make a side dish from the list above. You can serve them with french fries, onion rings, potato chips, creamy coleslaw, peanut coleslaw, creamy corn salad, bacon, white beans, crab cakes, chicken tenders, kale, green salad, cheese sticks and sausages and peppers.
  • Serve and enjoy a wonderful meal 🙂
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