23 Delicious Potato Main Dish Recipes

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Potatoes are the universally loved ingredient. They’re cheap and filling and can be turned into hundreds of different recipes. If you’re looking for a delicious dish using potatoes, we’ve collected a few that we know you’re going to love.

» You may also like this Easy Crispy Pork Knuckle or Cajun Chicken Pasta.

Potato Main Dishes

Whether you cook these dishes in the oven, the air fryer, or the Instant Pot, you’ll find that they turn out great. If you love your air fryer as much as we do then you will love these air fryer potato recipes.

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Easy Potato Main Dishes to Make

Pulled Pork Gnocchi
This dish includes pulled pork, potato gnocchi, sage, pine nuts and Parmesan cheese.
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pulled pork gnocchi
Meatballs & Mashed Potatoes
Meatballs & Mashed Potatoes is straight up comfort food. The rich gravy brings it all together for one satisfying meal.
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meatballs and mashed potatoes
Creamy Chicken & Potato Pasta
This Creamy Chicken & Potato Pasta combines chicken thigh meat, crispy potatoes and sliced mushrooms in a cream sauce with bowtie pasta.
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Chicken and Potato Pasta
Loaded Baked Potato Casserole
Loaded Baked Potato Casserole is super easy to make and it's piled up with all the good stuff: bacon, cheddar cheese, and sour cream.
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loaded baked potato casserole
Pulled Pork Sweet Potatoes
These Pulled Pork Stuffed Sweet Potatoes are a great way to turn that easy sweet potato into a full meal, similar to a stuffed baked potato, with all that sweet and savory goodness.
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Pulled Pork Stuffed Sweet Potatoes
Instant Pot Potato Leek Soup
This Potato Leek Soup is quick and easy to make in the Instant Pot and turns out creamy and flavorful – a great way to utilize the winter bounty of leeks and potatoes.
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Instant Pot Potato Leek Soup
Instant Pot Beef Stew
There's nothing better than a steaming rich and delicious beef stew on a chilly day. This Instant Pot Beef Stew is just what you're looking for.
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Beef Stew
Gnocchi Carbonara
This creamy and delicious Gnocchi Carbonara combines pillowy soft potato gnocchi with a silky carbonara sauce, crispy bacon, peas and Pecorino Romano cheese.
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Gnocchi carbonara in a bowl
Taco Stuffed Potatoes
Change up Taco Tuesday with Taco Stuffed Potatoes, a twist on the traditional taco. Top tender fluffy potatoes with a saucy ground beef mixture, your favorite taco toppings and a crunch of corn chips!
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Taco stuffed potato
Authentic Italian Potato Pizza
Authentic Italian Potato Pizza is one of the most surprisingly delicious pizzas I’ve ever tasted. Have you ever had potato pizza? If not, don’t wait any longer!
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Potato pizza
Potato Tacos
These potato tacos are made with roasted potatoes, Pepper Jack cheese, avocado, and a spicy yogurt sauce. They’re perfect for a weeknight dinner or to serve a crowd!
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Potato tacos
Loaded Hash Brown Casserole
Loaded Hash Brown Casserole tastes just like a loaded baked potato! Its cheesy, bacon-filled goodness is perfect to serve at brunch!
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Loaded hashbrown casserole
Apple and Bacon Stuffed Sweet Potatoes with Pomegranate
These delicious Apple and Bacon Stuffed Sweet Potatoes with Pomegranate are the ultimate comfort food. Simple to make baked sweet potatoes are overstuffed with shredded apple, cinnamon and crispy bacon then topped with a bright red pop of pomegranate arils and more bacon.
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Apple stuffed sweet potato
Vietnamese Beef Potato Stir-fry
This Beef & Potato Stir-fry is delicious, flavorful and filling. Add this quick and easy stir-fry to your family dinner rotation.
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Beef and potato stir fry
Granny’s Bangers and Mash Recipe
Bangers and Mash, savory sausages, caramelized onion, and Guinness gravy. Serve with buttery mashed potatoes! Traditional Irish meal.
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Granny’s Bangers and Mash Recipe
Authentic Spanish Ropa Vieja With Garbanzos
This Spanish ropa vieja with garbanzos is an authentic dish from the Canary Islands. Different from its Cuban counterpart, it’s made with chickpeas and shredded meat for a taste of the Canaries.
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Ropa Vieja
Creamy Irish Potato Soup
A simple, creamy Irish potato soup, just the ticket for a lunch or light dinner. Inspired by potato soup served at a small pub in Dublin.
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Irish potato soup
Easy Homemade Ricotta Gnocchi with Lemon & Peas
Easy Homemade Potato Ricotta Gnocchi with Lemon & Peas. Bright, fresh, and layered with ‘soft as a cloud’ gnocchi, this potato recipe is fabulous as a quick meal or planned dinner party dish!
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Spring pea gnocchi
Cheeseburger Stuffed Twice Baked Potatoes
Cheeseburger stuffed twice baked potatoes are easy and nutritious! A delicious way to prepare a twice baked potato that is filled with lean ground beef and loaded with vegetables making this a healthy lower carb meal.
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Cheeseburger stuffed potato
Irish Potato Pancakes
Boxty is an easy Irish breakfast idea for St.Patrick’s day. Traditional Irish potato pancake recipe made with leftover mashed potatoes and grated potatoes.
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Irish potato pancakes
Spicy Potato Curry
Spicy Potato Curry (Aloo Curry) is made with tender chunks of potato and tomatoes cooked in a rich and creamy, spicy coconut curry sauce.
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spicy potato curry
Spanish Omelette – Tortilla de Patata
Tortilla de Patata or Spanish Omelette is one of the most well-known dishes in Spain. Served in many restaurant and bars, especially tapas bars, is a delicious national dish that most people love and will miss when they leave Spain.
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Spanish omelette
Perfect Pizza Potatoes
Perfect Pizza Potatoes. Hands down, the best gluten-free pizza alternative out there. Never feel like you’re missing out again!
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Pizza potatoes


These recipes make finding a new potato dish to try easy and quick. I hope you enjoyed them. If you’ve tried one of these recipes, share your thoughts in the comments.

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5 thoughts on “23 Delicious Potato Main Dish Recipes

  1. Irina says:

    What a great collection of potato recipes it is! No more search on the Internet: just need these recipes to alternate! Thanks a lot.

  2. Tara says:

    What a wonderful collection of recipes to feature potatoes! I especially love the pulled pork gnocchi and Italian potato pizza. Yum!

  3. Denay DeGuzman says:

    I’ve already made and enjoyed 2 recipes from this delicious line-up! The last one: potato tacos. I shared this page with my daughter who used to hold an annual “Potato Day” when she was growing up. Each friend arrived with their favorite potato dish. Good times!

  4. Noelle Simpson says:

    So many great ideas in this round up, can’t get enough potatoes in my house! Can’t wait to try a few of them out 🙂

  5. Kate says:

    So many gorgeous potatoey ideas here, I don’t know where to start! Really creative and beautiful looking dishes – thanks for the inspiration.

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