Greek salad in a dish with tzatziki dip

Salads for BBQ recipes

A fresh salad makes the perfect barbecue side dish. Furnish your salad with creamy potato, refreshing watermelon, tasty halloumi, beans, squash and more.

103 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Make a fresh and colourful Greek salad in no time. It's great with grilled meats at a barbecue, or on its own as a veggie main

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
7 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Spruce up homemade potato salad with chorizo in this flavour-packed side dish that's a perfect accompaniment to a summer barbecue – great for serving a crowd

45 mins
Easy
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5 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Combine roasted lemon with fronds of fennel, cherry tomatoes, pomegranate and herbs to make this colourful summer salad. It makes a perfect sharing dish

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
9 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

This salad has a great interplay of textures, temperatures and flavours. Toss juicy watermelon with salty cheese, crispy breadcrumbs, capers, almonds and mint

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
13 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Serve this filling salad as a healthy veggie supper during the week. It's packed with nutrient-rich kale, new potatoes, avocado, feta and pumpkin seeds

50 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Serve this watermelon, feta and mint salad as a side dish at a barbecue or picnic. Bursting with fresh, summer flavours, it’s also two of your five-a-day

5 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
24 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

This vibrant Persian side salad is studded with dried fruit, nuts and seeds and finished with crumbled feta - ideal to take along to a Christmas buffet

50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
41 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

A great storecupboard salad, topped with golden brown halloumi and quick, homemade pickled red onion

45 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Serve tricolore salad with a twist using heritage tomatoes, ricotta and salsa verde. A lovely summery side dish for a picnic, barbecue, or light lunch

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
20 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Serve these glazed sweet potatoes as a side dish at a barbecue, or turn them into a summer salad by tossing through handfuls of rocket or watercress

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Vegan
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

This vibrant raw salad with crunchy mooli, cabbage and peppers makes a perfect side dish to Indian-inspired main courses such as tandoori meats

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
4 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Slice fennel and chargrill it as the base to a salad dressed with Kalamata olives, parsley, basil and garlic

20 mins
Easy
Vegan
18 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

This homemade salad is so much better than shop-bought

1 hr
Easy
Vegetarian
25 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

This fresh and light salad makes an ideal summer evening supper

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Make this simple dairy-free veggie slaw that's perfect for barbecues and summer picnics. Put it together in minutes and shake with our mustardy dressing

15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
5 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Excite your tastebuds with a salad combining sweetcorn, cherry tomatoes, macadamia nuts and avocado with a kick of chipotle chilli. Ideal for a barbecue

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
2 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Try this tasty American-style tomato, avocado and corn salad alongside roast chicken or barbecued meat. Buttermilk in the dressing adds a hint of sourness

55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
47 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

This courgette salad is the perfect barbecue accompaniment

10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
5 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Curtido is a fat-free slaw from Mexico made with white cabbage, carrot and onion. Pile it high on tacos or in burritos, or serve as a salad in its own right

20 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
8 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Try this potato salad at a barbecue for a different take on a classic summer salad. This delicious recipe instead features basil, parsley and garlic

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
10 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This vegetarian side dish of charred courgettes and runner beans sings summer and also has a small bite of hot chilli. It goes down well at barbecues

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
13 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Throw together this simple, no-cook salad in 15 minutes flat for a colourful, speedy side dish

15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
Gluten-free
4 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Try a healthy accompaniment to tandoori dishes or barbecued meats. Koshimbir is an Indian slaw or crunchy cabbage salad where the chilli is optional

12 mins
Easy
Vegan
Gluten-free
5 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This healthy potato salad is deliciously spiced and sweet, the perfect barbecue side to feed a crowd

20 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegetarian
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