17 Must-Try Meatloaf Recipes
Whether you like yours the classic way, packed with veggies, or on a sandwich, we've got the meatloaf recipes that you have to try.
Sunday Strategist: Bake two meatloaves on Sunday; serve one, and use the other for two weeknight meals.
Recipe: Italian Turkey Meatloaves
Use crushed whole grain tortilla chips instead of plain breadcrumbs to flavor this juicy meatloaf and help it hold its shape as it bakes. We love chipotle salsa for its medium heat and smoky notes, but any salsa and heat level will give the meatloaf fantastic south-of-the-border flavor. Make a tasty meatloaf sandwich, or serve a slice alongside Tex-Mex Mashers.
Recipe: Southwestern Meatloaf
Ready in 45 Minutes
Use pepper relish to add sweet-savory punch and a pretty glaze.
- Recipe: Pepper Relish Mini Meatloaves
This sandwich is described by the creator and chef as a sandwich with an almost breakfast-for-supper feel. All the flavor combinations in these meatloaf sandwiches meld nicely, and the over-easy egg topping each sandwich really complements the gravy.
- Recipe: Open-Faced Meatloaf Sandwiches
This homestyle meatloaf recipe features both ground beef and ground pork sausage, green bell pepper and onion, and a sweet tomato topping. Serve with mashed potatoes and green peas to round out the meal.
- Recipe: Bev's Famous Meatloaf
You'll love the flavor boost when you stir fresh basil into mayonnaise. If you're uncomfortable chopping the basil, snip it with scissors or chop it in a mini-processor. Because the meatloaf slices are not very wide, it takes two to cover a slice of bread.
- Recipe: Basil-Tomato Meatloaf Sandwich
Meatloaf gets a makeover with this meal! Serve it on cheese toast with a chunky red sauce and top it off with fresh mozzarella.
- Recipe: Beef-and-Sausage Meatloaf
Cajun sausage, oregano, pepper, and thyme spice up this version of the comfort food staple.
- Recipe: French Market Meat Loaf
- Recipe: Lamb Meatloaf with Feta Cheese
- Recipe: Cheeseburger Meatloaf
A healthier version of this classic comfort food. Serve it on a sandwich with chips for a quick meal on the go or with veggies on the side.
- Recipe: Better-for-You Turkey Meatloaf