Perfect for a quick and easy meal, steak is always special. If you’re looking for the BEST side dishes for steak bites and steak, look no further! With over 100 recipes featuring everything from potatoes to keto-friendly dishes, there is something for everyone. You’ll never have to wonder what to serve with steak bites again!
Easy recipes: These recipes are so simple to throw together. Dinner will be on the table in no time!
From scratch: These recipes are made from scratch using real food ingredients. The only few recipes that aren’t from scratch are a few air fryer recipes that you can make from frozen. I included them because they are so easy and fail-proof!
Gluten-free: As this is a gluten-free blog, these steak bite side dish ideas are also totally gluten-free!
All of your favorites: This collection of favorite sides for steak or juicy steak bites includes potato recipes, sweet potatoes, air fryer ideas, salads, sauces, dips, and keto-friendly side dishes. There’s something for everyone!
They go with any kind of steak! That’s right, these sides are perfect with all of your favorite steak recipes. From a rib eye, New York strip steak, or filet mignon cooked medium-rare in a cast iron skillet to sirloin steak bites, these are the perfect accompaniment to a good steak.
🥩 Garlic Butter Steak Bites Recipe
Ready in 20 minutes or less, my Air Fryer Garlic Steak Bites are the best easy weeknight dinner. Cooked to tender-juicy perfection, and smothered in a delicious garlic butter sauce, each bite is a delight! These tender steak bites are the perfect quick dinner or date night meal for meat lovers.
🗝️ Key ingredients
Steak: I used sirloin steak cut into bite-sized pieces, however, other cuts of beef like New York strip steak or flank steak are great too.
Butter: Melted butter is so deliciously moreish when these easy steak bites are smothered in it!
Garlic: Fresh garlic is optimal for this air fryer steak bites recipe.
Seasoning: I added a little salt, black pepper, and red pepper flakes for a kick of heat.
Lemon: Finally, a squeeze of fresh lemon juice finishes these steak bits off perfectly!
Paleo Mashed Potatoes are the perfect accompaniment to epic dinners, whether it’s the holidays or just a regular Tuesday evening. These Whole30 Mashed Potatoes are loaded with garlic, rosemary, and olive oil. You won’t miss the cream!
Lyonnaise potatoes are a classic French side dish made simply with golden seared potatoes, lots of buttery onions and a sprinkle of fresh parsley! It's a simple, rustic comfort food that is perfect to pair with endless meals and holiday feasts.
These Slow Cooker Cheesy Ranch Potatoes with Bacon are a creamy (and dreamy) combination of red potatoes, zesty bacon, flavorful ranch seasoning, creamy cheese, and spicy onion all cooked in the slow cooker for an irresistibly delicious side item.
Nothing better than a baked potatoes with your favorite toppings to enjoy with steak bites. This easy Toaster Oven Baked Potato recipe couldn't be easier for that fluffy on the inside crispy on the outside potato that is irresistible.
With a few simple ingredients and some easy tips, classic steakhouse oven baked potatoes are a cinch to make. With crispy salty skins and fluffy insides, these perfect potatoes are sure to become your new go-to recipe for baked taters. They are the perfect side dish for steak, chicken, or pork.
Steak and potatoes are a beloved pairing for good reason-they taste amazing together. And this easy twice-baked recipe is the perfect accompaniment, as it delivers all the creaminess of mashed but in a salty, crispy skin with a melted cheese topping.
These perfectly Crispy Sauté Potatoes with Garlic are the perfect accompaniment to steak, fish, meatballs, or any creamy dishes. It takes less than half an hour to make and is full of flavor thanks to garlic and rosemary. You can serve them as a side dish or have them as a snack.
These Whole Roasted Baby Potatoes with Polenta will become one of your favorite side dishes. They are quickly and easily made and go with almost every main dish. It takes just a few minutes to prepare them and get them in the oven, leaving you free to get on with the rest of your meal.
Crispy oven-roasted potato slices with a hot honey glaze that is the perfect combination of kick with sweet. Topped with sharp parmigiana Reggiano cheese that is mellowed out by the honey. The perfect sweet to your heat gluten-free side dish.
Tender garlicky Instant Pot Baby Potatoes are easy to make with pantry staples and 5 minutes of cook time. This flavorful side dish is good with any meal including grilled meats and fish and in salads or casseroles.
This Brown Butter Garlic Mashed Potatoes recipe has everything you need! Nutty browned butter, flavorful roasted garlic, and cream cheese for extra creaminess. These are the best homemade mashed potatoes ever - and it's easy!
These make-ahead Crock Pot Mashed Potatoes stay warm and fluffy while you get the rest of your meal on the table. With plenty of flavor from cream cheese, butter, and sour cream, these potatoes are sure to become a favorite.
This one’s a super simple classic that everyone should know how to make: Roasted Sweet Potatoes! This recipe keeps the ingredients to a minimum in order to let the flavor of your sweet potatoes really shine!
Smooth and creamy, these easy mashed sweet potatoes are fast and perfect for with dinner. This delicious side is light and creamy enough that it makes a great weeknight side. This recipe has just the right amount of sweetness!
Extra, extra cheesy, this Keto Green Bean Casserole is the creamy, dreamy casserole the traditional one dreams of being! With three types of cheese plus bacon and a hint of those classic "fried onions" on top, this green bean casserole is sure to satisfy even the pickiest carb-eater. There's no going back to canned soup now! Perfect for Holidays like Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Easter, plus Sunday lunches or potlucks anytime!
The perfect side dish to anything Chinese, this Sesame Broccoli is one of my go-to easy recipes. Loaded with garlic, sesame, and coconut aminos, it's a delicious mixture of sweet, salty, nutty, and garlicky. Ready in less than 20 minutes, you might just finish the whole bowl yourself!
This zucchini casserole is a low-carb side dish made with layered sliced zucchini and a creamy parmesan cheese sauce. A delicious baked zucchini gratin recipe comes together in under 40 minutes, and it’s gluten-free and keto-friendly.
Radishes are much more than just color for salads - they can make for a wonderful steak bites accompaniment! These oven-roasted radishes in duck fat are tender and flavorful, especially with the mozzarella and sour cream topping!
Fresh kale and button mushrooms are sautéed in olive oil and garlic and seasoned with a pinch of kosher salt. Sautéed Kale and Mushrooms is a low-carb, nutrient-packed side dish recipe that pairs well with all proteins and cooks in under 10 minutes!
This roasted garlic and turnip mash is a simple recipe with few ingredients that are always thick and creamy! The sweetness of the roasted garlic and the buttery richness of the turnips make this dish a delicious pairing for steak bites!
These balsamic green beans with bacon are an easy 4-ingredient side dish made of perfectly seasoned crisp green beans, crispy bacon, and tangy balsamic vinegar. They're fabulous enough to serve as a holiday side dish, yet easy enough to make on a weeknight.
Butter + soy + mushrooms = umami bomb. Whenever I've cooked these Asian eryngii mushrooms, people ask for the recipe and they can never believe it only requires 3 ingredients and is on the table in under half an hour!
You won't be able to stop eating these Air Fryer Frozen French Fries! Air frying is the best way to cook fries perfectly: crispy exterior and pillowy soft inside. Choose between thin fries, curly fries, waffle fries, steak fries, crinkle-cut fries, or sweet potato fries, we have it all covered here!
These air fryer garlic parmesan smashed potatoes are the perfect side dish to any of your favorite main dishes. Fluffy baby potatoes are seasoned with a garlicky, herby butter, and crisped to perfection in the air fryer. These potatoes are perfect on their own, or dipped in zesty homemade ranch, or avocado goddess dressing!
These flavorful air fryer diced potatoes are made with buttery yellow gold potatoes that are cooked to a crispy outside and fluffy inside. This simple air fryer recipe uses pantry staple spices you will already have on hand! Ready in 15 minutes.
These Air Fryer Baby Potatoes are super crispy on the outside, soft and creamy on the inside! They are so easy to make, just baby potatoes and your favorite seasonings to flavor them up! You can have this oil-free and healthy side dish ready in less than 20 minutes! Naturally gluten-free, vegan, and paleo, these potatoes will be a hit!
Super crispy, fuss-free Air Fryer Sweet Potato Fries cook in just 14 minutes with versatile seasoning options and just a fraction of the oil needed compared to deep frying. Perfect for serving as an appetizer, snack, or side!
Air Fryer Corn On The Cob is a deliciously easy new way to enjoy a classic side dish that everyone loves. You are just minutes away from the most deliciously buttery corn on the cob that you’ve ever tried!
This simple and quick Mashed Swede recipe is buttery, bright, and comforting! With just 3 ingredients this side dish is so easy to make, and perfect for family dinners or special occasions. Perfect for most diets: vegan + keto + whole30 & paleo option.
This easy Bruschetta with Avocado is the ultimate healthy appetizer! Made with vegetables instead of crostini or baguette, this easy bruschetta recipe is loaded with healthy fats thanks to the avocado. It’s naturally gluten-free and low carb, and can easily be made paleo, whole30 friendly, or vegan.
This Parsnip & Red Chili Puree is melt-in-your-mouth rich, sweet and spicy! This 4 ingredient recipe is a easy, 20 minute vegan side dish option for all occasions. Gluten free + Dairy Free + Whole30 + Paleo.
Mashed Butternut Squash, with hints of butter and cinnamon, is a stand out side dish, especially with holiday. meals. You only need a handful of ingredients and a few minutes of prep time to make this easy recipe.
These Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Sweet Potatoes are going to be a new favorite for your holiday table! Perfectly roasted brussels sprouts and tender sweet potatoes are drizzled with a sinful bacon and maple glaze, then topped with crispy bacon and pomegranate seeds for a little crunch. Even brussels spouts haters won’t be able to resist this delicious side dish!
These crack green beans have the power to turn a green bean hater into a raving green bean fan! Smothered in a delicious sweet and savory glaze, then topped with lots of bacon, this green bean recipe will be a favorite at your house! The best part? It can be made on the stovetop, in the oven, OR in your crock pot!
These Miso Glazed Carrots will liven up any meal with the tastiest flavor-packed combination. They come out of the oven perfectly roasted with a caramelized glaze that is zesty, subtly sweet, and filled with umami flavor!
Ready in just 5 minutes, this quick and easy Pickled Beet Salad is perfect for summer! It's sweet, tart, creamy, and an easy last minute side dish to throw together for a cookout or BBQ. Double or triple the recipe if you have more mouths to feed!
A steakhouse-style wedge salad is a classic side dish, that is incredibly simple to make at home! Fresh, crisp lettuce gets topped with salty, crunchy bacon, and ripe, sweet tomatoes. Dressed with a delicious homemade ranch dressing instead of classic blue cheese, this salad comes together in under 15 minutes!
With summer quickly coming to a close, it's time to enjoy all the delicious food that comes with it. One of my favorite things to make is a kale salad with a maple balsamic dressing. It's perfect for pairing with steak bites or any other grilled meat. Plus, it's really easy and quick to put together!
This easy cold cucumber salad recipe is spicy & delicious but only requires 4-ingredients and 10 minutes to make. A perfect summer recipe, it's not only super refreshing, you don't have to slave in a hot kitchen to make it!
Whisky Sauce is a traditional Scottish recipe, usually served on Burn's Night and usually loaded with heavy cream. This veganified version replaces the cream with coconut cream, making it paleo as well, apart from the whisky! This Vegan Whisky Sauce recipe pairs perfectly with your favorite Scottish meal - haggis, neeps, and tatties as well as steak bites!
Creamy and not too spicy, this Taco Truck Green Sauce Recipe is dreamy! Loaded with authentic Mexican flavors, this raw green salsa is perfect as a dip, on tacos, or as a side dish to steak and eggs. Ready in just 15 minutes or less!
The world's #1 condiment has had an upgrade, keto style! This Keto Ketchup has absolutely no sugar and much more flavor than the carb-loaded commercial version. Packed with tastebud-teasing spices, it's perfect on a keto burger bowl, or as a dip for meats or even veggies.
Sumac BBQ Sauce - It’s tangy, sweet, spicy, and smoky, and much quicker to make than regular bbq sauce. Skipping the vinegar and using sumac instead cuts the cooking time down in half while keeping the amazing flavor we all love. Paleo + vegan + low carb + keto friendly.
This Stout BBQ Sauce is everything you could want in a sauce! Sweet, tangy, spicy, and smoky with a hint of bitterness from the gluten-free First Chop Pod Vanilla Dark Stout. Perfect as a dip, veggie coating, spread, marinade for either meat or veggies, or as a pizza sauce!
Loaded Vegan Queso – this easy vegan dip is a flavor overload! Seriously addictive, it’s super quick and easy to make, and also dairy-free. Whip the queso up in 5 minutes, and top it with homemade guacamole, pico de gallo, and refried beans. Not only is it undetectably vegan, but it’s also so easy to make paleo and low carb – just skip the beans!
Guacamole (homemade easy recipe!) is one of my favorite side dishes! This authentic guacamole recipe is creamy, spicy, tangy, and absolutely full of fresh flavor! Add it as a topping on tacos, burritos, nachos, salad bowls, spread it on a sandwich, or serve it as a dip with some veggies or chips. Vegan + Gluten-Free + Dairy-Free + Paleo + Low Carb
A super easy, 5-min cream cheese olive dip recipe that has everyone asking for seconds! Made with 3 simple ingredients, this easy appetizer can be made ahead of time so you don't have to stress on the day of your dinner party or picnic.
Chimichurri butter is the perfect condiment for steaks, grilled vegetables, and crispy potatoes! This simple compound butter recipe melds the zippy and herbaceous flavors of chimichurri with the richness of butter!
This Basmati Rice Instant Pot recipe is SO EASY! After trying this once you won’t look back at the conventional way of cooking rice. Loaded with buttery goodness, this easy white rice recipe takes less than 20 minutes to make and doesn’t stick to the bottom of the pot making cleanup a breeze. It’s gluten-free, and can easily be made vegan.
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