What to make with Leftover Baked Potatoes: 19 easy recipes

Learn what to do with leftover baked potatoes using this collection of 19 fantastic recipes. This list includes amazing baked potatoes, delectable dinner ideas, and even a breakfast dish! Don’t let those potatoes go to waste. Try one of these easy recipes instead!

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Leftover Baked Potato Recipes

Potatoes are such an affordable and versatile ingredient that is very common in the American kitchen. But what happens when you overbuy?

Maybe you’ve prepped too many baked potatoes for a potato bar. Maybe you just love baked potatoes, but you need a twist to this classic dish. Or maybe you know that tomorrow is going to be busy and you want to be able to reuse tonight’s dinner the next day.

This collection of recipes takes your leftover baked potato to the next level.

Each of these recipes clearly uses baked potatoes. But you could always just cut up your leftovers and make a simple potato salad or hash browns.

Several of the recipes we found have raw potatoes in the ingredients and then have you baking the potato at the beginning. You can skip this step and go straight to the good part!

I tried to stick mostly with russet potatoes because it’s my favorite way to bake a potato. But a few will have Yukon or red potatoes.

Other recipe ideas you may enjoy!

This collection of recipes with leftover baked potatoes includes:

  • Simple Breakfast Idea
  • Amazing Side Dishes
  • Fun Baked Potatos
  • Delicious Dinners

Each of these leftover recipes will tell you:

  • Type of recipe
  • Number of ingredients
  • How much potato you will need.
  • The complexity of ingredients (aka, whether or not you might need to hit the grocery store first)
  • How long it takes to prepare (including cook time)
  • Special diet (Keto, Gluten-free, etc)
  • Equipment needed. (Instant Pot, Slow Cooker, etc.)

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What to do with leftover baked potatoes

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Ingredients that work well with potatoes

These ingredients will pop up in a lot of the recipes below. So if you have them on hand, you will be able to find more ideas to make.

  • sour cream
  • cheddar cheese or any other flavor of shredded cheese
  • bacon bits
  • bell peppers
  • green onions or chives
  • garlic powder

Recipes with leftover baked potatoes

We want to help readers find dishes for the food they have already have.

Each of these leftover potatoes ideas will give you important information, that way you can choose the best recipe for your family.

Check out the bloggers that crafted each dish to use their tips and get the step-by-step instructions.

Note: pantry ingredients include dry ingredient pantry staples like olive or vegetable oil, all-purpose flour, brown sugar, corn starch, salt, black pepper, spices, etc. Please check the recipe to make sure that you have the ingredients needed to create the dish. If you are making gluten-free recipes, it may include things like almond flour and other common gluten-free pantry items.

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