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25 Sandwich Recipes We Can’t Resist


The universally loved sandwich unlocks a world of culinary possibilities, where layers of flavors and textures come together between slices of bread.

Sandwich Recipes

In these recipes, you will find ideas ranging from timeless classics to inventive combinations. They offer a quick and easy way to explore a diverse range of delicious fillings to satisfy any craving!

1. Philly Cheesesteak

Starting out strong with a Philadelphia classic, this rib-eye sandwich is super customizable. Not only that, but you can cook everything on the same flat-top or in the same pan for easy cleanup! Nothing better than that!

2. Hot Dogs

I know, I know, there’s constant debate about whether a hot dog is a sandwich, but for now, let’s say it is. The American classic is also ready to roll in 30 minutes, so it’s great for weekday meals.

3. Chik-Fil-A Copycat Chicken Sandwich

If you’re a Chik-Fil-A lover, you need to learn how to make your favorite meal at home. All you need is time to let the chicken marinate and something to bake or air fry it in. Since the sandwiches are simple enough, there’s a lot of room for customization.

4. Rueben

The key to the perfect Reuben is the bread. Without the right bread and the right toastiness, you’ll have a sad sandwich. Butter or mayo are great options to get the perfect crisp up when you toast your Reuben.

5. Tuna Melt

Not everybody loves tuna, but when it’s done right, it’s a great staple of American cooking. It’s also great if you’re on a budget and need to make something quick. The trick with this sandwich is how many amazing toppings there are.

6. Meatball Sub

You will love this hearty, high-protein Italian classic. Loved by all, it is the perfect party sandwich. Once the meatballs are done, you can make a large enough batch to feed a crowd!

7. Chickpea Salad Sandwich

Finding good vegan lunch sandwiches can be really hard, but this recipe is a great one. You have your chickpeas for protein, and it’s very similar to a chicken or tuna salad sandwich. Lots of fun, crunchy textures here!

8. Chicken Club Squares

Ah, the perfect brunch or party sandwich! The classic chicken club sandwiches can be made in bulk. You can even use slider rolls to make a perfect bite-sized sandwich for handing out as an appetizer.

9. Katsu Sando

This Japanese classic is universally loved, and this recipe is very easy to make! It might seem intimidating to fry up a pork cutlet, but have no fear: it’s a lot more simple than you’d expect. Don’t skimp on the tonkatsu sauce!

10. Crock Pot Italian Beef Sandwiches 

The hardest part about making a knock-out Italian beef sandwich is making the beef itself. If you want to prepare everything from scratch, you need to find an easy way to make the beef tender and tasty. This recipe solves that problem by using a crockpot!

11. Italian Meatball Sub

While this recipe starts out with the instructions to make meatballs from scratch, you can make it even simpler by using frozen, pre-made meatballs. The recipe comes out perfectly fine and you can enjoy this delicious sandwich on either short or long rolls.

12. Sloppy Joes

Childhood nostalgia and ease match up in a good Sloppy Joe recipe. While it is messy, these sandwiches are a super easy way to get some protein and have dinner on the table in 30 minutes or less. Not to mention that you can freeze the extras for later!

13. Baked Buffalo Chicken Sub

Buffalo chicken is a timeless American classic for game day and all year round! With this easy recipe, you can make it at home within an hour and enjoy the delicious spicy flavors. Pair it with ranch and you’ve got a timeless sandwich.

14. Roast Beef Sandwich

Thinly sliced roast beef on a Kaiser bun is rich and amazing, especially in fall and winter. You can dress it with tomatoes, fresh onion, and even radishes. Microgreens are an amazing addition to add even more nutrition and keep the flavors fresh!

15. Slow-Cooker Roast Beef Sandwich

Yet another roast beef sandwich, this one features a rich beef gravy and the meat is cooked in it. Not only is the gravy flavorful, it also helps keep the beef moist!

16. Banh Mi

This Vietnamese favorite is super easy to make, mainly because there are so many fresh veggies on the sandwich! This is the perfect summer sandwich, especially if you grill the meat.

17. Slow-Cooker French Dip Sandwich

French dips are timeless and a great way to make sandwiches moist and tasty. Not only is the meat flavorful, but the French onion sauce is decadent. This recipe calls for a crock pot to make it even easier to prepare.

18. Monte Cristo Sandwich

Following Thanksgiving or Christmas, there’s a ton of leftover ham, making it a perfect time to learn how to make a Monte Cristo! These sandwiches mix ham with several cheeses and they are toasted up until perfectly crispy. You can even slide an egg in there to make it a brunch special!

19. Ultimate Veggie Sandwich

This sandwich is the perfect choice if you need to get rid of a bunch of veggies and also want to find a use for chives! It can be easily made vegan by using non-dairy cheese.

20. Italian Pressed Sandwich

The Italian press is another good sandwich to prepare in bulk for tailgating or any party. Not only is it vegetarian, it’s packed with amazing Italian flavors like eggplant, balsamic vinegar, garlic, artichoke hearts, and roasted bell peppers!

21. Chicken Caesar Wrap

Have you ever had a chicken Caesar salad and wanted to take it on the go with you? Look no further than this wrap recipe!

22. Steak Sandwich

This steak sandwich is a twist on the Philly Cheesesteak, but instead of using provolone or Cheese Whiz for the topping, it uses Havarti cheese. This gives the sandwich a more refined edge.

23. Best Patty Melt Ever

A patty melt feels like home and packs everything you love about cheeseburgers into an easy-to-make sandwich. It’s got caramelized onions, multiple cheeses, and a flavorful beef patty. All of that, topped off with perfectly toasted up bread. A real winner!

24. Shrimp Po-Boy

This New Orleans classic isn’t too hard to make, but the effort you put in will be worth your time. If you need a knock-out sandwich that will be the talk of the BBQ or brunch, this is your choice. Just be careful to not overcook the shrimp!

25. Cubano

Cubanos are very similar to other pork sandwiches, but these feature yellow mustard, pickles, and multiple types of sliced pork. Some cooks might even throw in some roasted peppers or a spicy chipotle sauce.

26. Chickpea Salad Sandwich

Our second chickpea sandwich and last recipe on the list, this is a great one for any home cook to use. It’s got protein, it’s vegetarian-friendly, and stands out because the recipe is very similar to tuna salad!

Now that we’ve gone through 26 amazing sandwiches, what are you waiting for? Go try them out! Every single recipe on this list is a winner and is so easy to put together. Get the family involved too for a fun afternoon or night. They will love the sandwiches as well as the time spent together.