Potatoes for dinner (or as the perfect side) are hearty, filling, and delicious. Especially these 21 easy recipes that are our favorites.

Today we’re exploring the best potato recipes for dinner and the perfect side dish. They aren’t the healthiest choice, but they are so hearty and comforting. You simply must indulge in these dishes once in a while.

So check out these choices for awesome things you can do with potatoes in your kitchen. Enjoy!

Mushroom Gravy Pie with Garlicky Kale Mashed Potatoes

MUSHROOM GRAVY PIE WITH GARLICKY KALE MASHED POTATOES #recipe #potato #dinner
Recipe: thefirstmess.com

What a delicious recipe for mushroom gravy pie with garlicky kale mashed potatoes. Follow this article for the complete list of ingredients and instructions.

Salmon and Potato Bake

Salmon and potato bake #recipe #potato #dinner
Recipe: www.deliciousmagazine.co.uk

A filling, budget-friendly salmon and potato bake recipe that will feed four generously. It will soon become a midweek favorite with the family. Follow the link for the instructions.

Zucchini and Sweet Potato Fritters

Zucchini and Sweet Potato Fritters #recipe #potato #dinner
Recipe: www.becomingness.com.au

These gluten-free and healthy fritters are packed full of flavor and are super easy to make. Includes a vegan option. See this link for the cooking method.

Cottage Pie Topped with Scalloped Potato Gratin

Cottage Pie Topped with Scalloped Potato Gratin #recipe #potato #dinner
Recipe: www.errenskitchen.com

This recipe for Cottage Pie Topped with Scalloped Potato Gratin is a modern variation of classic shepherd’s pie that has a cheesy topping of scalloped potatoes. See this article for the complete list of ingredients and instructions.

 Crockpot Cheesy Potatoes

Easy, cheesy and a family favorite these Crockpot Cheesy Potatoes are a no-fail recipe that is perfect for dinnertime, potlucks or when you're in a hurry and want to fix it and forget it. #recipe #potato #dinner
Recipe: tornadoughalli.com

Easy, cheesy and a family favorite these Crockpot Cheesy Potatoes are a no-fail recipe that is perfect for dinnertime, potlucks or when you’re in a hurry and want to fix it and forget it. See this article for the complete list of ingredients and instructions.

Homemade Pierogies

Homemade Pierogies Recipe #recipe #potato #dinner
Recipe: premeditatedleftovers.com

This traditional Homemade Pierogies recipe is easy to make for get-togethers or a family meal. They are also a delicious way to use up leftover potatoes. Follow the article for the recipe.

Slow Cooker Potato Soup

Slow Cooker Potato Soup #recipe #potato #dinner
Recipe: www.gimmesomeoven.com

This Slow Cooker Potato Soup recipe is thick, creamy, flavorful, and made extra easy in the crockpot. See the link for the complete method.

Paleo Sweet Potato Tortillas

Paleo Sweet Potato Tortillas #recipe #potato #dinner
Recipe: physicalkitchness.com

These grainless, eggless, paleo sweet potato tortillas are the perfect healthy alternative for flour or corn tortillas. Simple ingredients are freezer friendly. See the link for the cooking method.

Cajun Potato Salad

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Recipe: recipesforourdailybread.com

This Cajun Potato Salad includes Crab Boil, Shrimp, Cajun seasoning, creole mustard, red potatoes, mayo, relish, celery, Worcestershire, bacon, boiled eggs. See the link for the complete method.

Duchess Potatoes Recipe with Parmesan

Duchess Potatoes Recipe with Parmesan #recipe #potato #dinner
Recipe: stripedspatula.com

Rich and creamy inside with buttery, crispy edges, these Parmesan Duchess Potatoes are an easy way to elevate mashed potatoes for an impressive side. See this article for the instructions.

Mini Garlic and Parmesan Hasselback Potatoes

mini garlic & parmesan hasselback potatoes #recipe #potato #dinner
Recipe: scrummylane.com

If you’re a fan of crispy, classy and delicious baked potatoes, you’ll love these mini garlic and parmesan Hasselback potatoes. Follow the link for the method.

Twice Baked Potatoes

Another Great Potato Side Dish! #recipe #potato #dinner
Recipe: lilluna.com

These easy Twice Baked Potatoes are loaded with sour cream, cheese, bacon, and seasonings making them delicious and the perfect potato side for holidays. Follow this article for the complete cooking instructions.

Smoky Lentil Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Smoky Lentil Stuffed Sweet Potatoes #recipe #potato #dinner
Recipe: dishingouthealth.com

Smoky lentil stuffed sweet potatoes are a vegan and gluten-free main with a one-two punch of plant protein and fiber. Serve these stuffed spuds with a side salad for a healthy and hearty weeknight dinner. See this link for the cooking instructions.

Loaded Mashed Potato Cakes

Loaded Mashed Potato Cakes #recipe #potato #dinner
Recipe: bellyfull.net

These Loaded Mashed Potato Cakes are your favorite twice baked potato in patty form, and the best use of leftover mashed potatoes. Follow the article for the complete cooking method.

Roasted Vegetables with Garlic and Herbs

Roasted Vegetables with Garlic and Herbs #recipe #potato #dinner
Recipe: www.cookingclassy.com

Roasted Vegetables – blend of potatoes, carrots and green beans deliciously seasoned with garlic and herbs. Excellent go-to side dish. Follow this article for the instructions.

Crispy Baked Potato Skins

Crispy Baked Potato Skins #recipe #potato #dinner
Recipe: www.awickedwhisk.com

Crispy Baked Potato Skins are easy, cheesy and the perfect family favorite appetizer for game day or any day. Made in just 30 minutes, these Crispy Baked Potato Skins are crispy on the outside and piled high with melted cheddar cheese, crunchy bacon and sharp green onion on the inside. See the link for the complete list of ingredients and instructions.

Mashed Potato Puffs

Mashed Potato Puffs #recipe #potato #dinner
Recipe: thecookingjar.com

Work some magic on your mashed potatoes with mashed potato puffs. These loaded potato puffs will breathe some new life into your leftover mashed potatoes. Follow this article for the complete recipe.

Cheesy Hasselback Potatoes

Cheesy Hasselback Potatoes #recipe #potato #dinner
Recipe: lilluna.com

Cheesy Hasselback Potatoes stuffed with cheese, bacon and so much flavor. It’s one of the yummiest ways to serve potatoes. See this article for the complete instructions.

Loaded Mashed Potato Casserole

Loaded Mashed Potato Casserole Recipe (+VIDEO) #recipe #potato #dinner
Recipe: lilluna.com

Cheesy Mashed Potato Casserole is filled with cream cheese, sour cream, butter, cheese, bacon and more taking classic mashed potatoes to a whole new level. See this link for the instructions.

Scalloped Potatoes

Crazy good Scalloped Potatoes #recipe #potato #dinner
Recipe: tastefullysimplewithjohn.wordpress.com

What a fantastic scalloped potatoes recipe. See this link for the complete method.

Roasted Garlic Butter Parmesan Potatoes

Roasted Garlic Butter Parmesan Potatoes #recipe #potato #dinner
Recipe: www.eatwell101.com

Looking for the perfect side for your meal? These epic roasted potatoes with garlic butter parmesan are crispy and golden on the outside and fluffy on the inside. See the link for the complete cooking method.

Make these great dinner dishes from potatoes. Some great choice on this list! #recipe #potato #dinner