27 Leftover Steak Recipes

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If you have some extra beef from last night’s steak dinner, you’re going to love these leftover steak recipes! From mouth watering steak tacos to hearty steak pot pie to a copycat McDonald’s steak, egg, and cheese bagel, there are so many delicious ways to put that steak to good use. You might enjoy the leftover meal even more than the original one!

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Have some extra flank, strip, skirt, or ribeye from last night’s steak dinner? Put it to deliciously good use with one of these leftover steak ideas!

Start your morning with a steak hash or copycat McDonald’s steak, egg, and cheese bagel to give your day a serious boost. Or treat yourself to some steak chili or steak pot pie at the end of a long day! From simple to hearty, there’s something to please everyone on this list.

Steak is one of those foods that makes any meal feel like a special occasion. But why stop at one meal? Keep the celebration going with the best leftover steak recipes!

1. Steak Egg And Cheese Bagel

With juicy steak, fluffy scrambled eggs, grilled onions, and melted American cheese, all sandwiched between a freshly toasted bagel, this copycat McDonald’s breakfast sandwich is sure to satisfy!

2. Steak Tacos

Have some leftover prime rib from the holidays? Marinate it in a mojo sauce made with citrus, garlic, olive oil, and herbs for the most addictively delicious carne asada tacos you’ve ever tasted!

3. Steak Salad

Loaded with juicy steak, your favorite veggies, and a super creamy balsamic vinaigrette, this is the steak salad of your dreams! Peppery arugula, sweet cherry tomatoes, and crunchy cucumbers add amazing texture and flavor.

4. Leftover Steak Soup

If you’ve never tried prime rib and barley soup, get ready to be transported to a whole new world of comfort food! The savory, robust tomato and red wine beef broth is just begging to have crusty bread dipped into it.

5. Steak Quesadillas

All you need is cheese, tortillas, and leftover steak to whip up this delicious Mexican-inspired meal! This super delicious and kid-friendly dish can go from refrigerator to table in just 30 minutes.

6. Beef Stroganoff

Rich, indulgent, and ready in less than 20 minutes? Yes please! The combination of steak and mushrooms in an easy double cream broth packs in all the flavor you’re craving while onion adds a touch of sweetness. Serve with white rice, pasta, or egg noodles.

7. Philly Cheesesteak

Treat yourself to a mouthwatering Philly cheesesteak experience right in the comfort of your own home! Enjoy thinly sliced steak, sautéed onions and peppers, and melted cheese piled high on a soft hoagie roll.

8. Steak Sandwich

Transform leftover steak into a gourmet meal or appetizer in just 10 minutes! Garlic butter adds a rich pop of flavor while mayo, shredded lettuce, red onion, Parmesan cheese, and a drizzle of steak sauce top it all off.

9. Pepper Steak

Ditch the takeout and whip up this super easy Asian-inspired pepper steak right at home! The homemade sweet and spicy sauce gives it a whole new dimension of flavor. Perfect for serving over rice!

10. Steak Nachos

Sheet pan steak nachos supreme are loaded with tender steak, melty cheese, and all your favorite toppings! This recipe is a crowd-pleaser that comes together in a snap, and everything is made on one sheet pan so clean-up is a breeze. 

11. Steak Pizza

Grilled steakhouse pizza is packed with rich, smoky flavors. It’s made using a homemade pizza dough and topped with leftover meat, grilled onions, mushrooms, and creamy, tangy gorgonzola for a finishing touch that is downright irresistible.

12. Steak Burritos

Treat the family to that “fast food at home” experience with super easy steak burritos! Layers of steak, rice, guacamole, pico de gallo, and melty cheese in a crispy flour tortilla can be ready in just 20 minutes. A great way to use up leftover beef and leftover rice.

13. Loaded Steak Fries

Can’t decide between nachos and French fries? Get the best of both worlds with these absolutely craveworthy carne asada fries! Use frozen oven fries for a super easy snack or meal that can be ready in no time.

14. Steak Hash

With just a handful of ingredients, you can make a satisfying and flavorful meal that is perfect for breakfast, lunch, or dinner! Plus, you can easily customize the hash with your favorite toppings to add your own twist.

15. Steak Chili

Two kinds of beans, plenty of smoky spices, and hunks of tender steak come together in a rich tomato base for the kind of hearty slow cooker chili that game day dreams are made of! 

16. Steak Stir Fry

Tender strips of beef are combined with fresh vegetables and a savory sauce for a healthy, satisfying dinner that’s so quick and easy to prep. Perfect for busy weeknights or when you’re craving takeout!

17. Steak Pot Pie

Using a premade pie crust lets you focus on the most important part: the filling! Juicy chunks of steak along with earthy mushrooms in a rich red wine and Worcestershire sauce will satisfy all your cravings for comfort food.

18. Beef And Broccoli

Perfect for busy weeknights, tender beef and crispy broccoli are tossed in a savory sauce and served over rice for a meal that’s sure to become a family favorite. Plus, it’s much healthier and more affordable than ordering takeout!

19. Steak And Quinoa

Strawberries and goat cheese add layers of flavor to this hearty quinoa salad while the red pepper jelly adds the ultimate sweet-savory-spicy element! Serve over earthy spinach and enjoy.

20. Steak And Tomato Salad

Transform leftover steak into a vibrant and delicious tomato salad! The juicy tomatoes, red onion, olives, tangy dressing, and fresh herbs perfectly complement the tender slices of steak.

21. Steak Tostadas

With a crispy tortilla shell, seasoned black beans, juicy steak, and all your favorite toppings, these tostadas are easy to make and packed with flavor. They’re a tasty alternative to Taco Tuesdays!

22. Steak Carbonara

Upgrade your carbonara with tender slices of steak and a flavorful punch of fresh basil! When you’re in the mood for a little pasta pick-me-up, this 30-minute meal is equally great for busy weeknights or romantic dinner dates.

23. Leftover Steak Fajitas

Leftover cooked steak is used to make these super simple fajitas. The perfect way to use leftovers, these fajitas are easily customizable.

24. Leftover Steak Stew

This hearty stew recipe is perfect for a cozy, cold night at home. Filled with steak, vegetables and a beefy broth.


25. Steak And Egg Scramble

A great, low carb recipe that can be served breakfast, lunch, or dinner. A simple recipe to use leftover meat. Try adding in some crunch veggies for extra color and flavor.

26. Leftover Steak Sandwich

Steak, caramelized onions, and cheese make up this scrumptious steak sandwich.

27. Leftover Steak Fried Rice

Use your leftovers for this delicious dish. Made with steak, vegetables, and rice, this is a meal the whole family is sure to enjoy.

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Leftover Steak Recipes

By Heather
This group of delicious leftover steak recipes are perfect for leftover steak. From steak pizza, steak sandwiches, steak pasta, and so many more.
Prep: 5 minutes
Total: 5 minutes
Servings: 1


  • 2 slices sourdough bread
  • 1 tablespoon butter melted
  • 1 teaspoon creamy horseradish
  • 2 teaspoon Dijon mustard
  • 2 ounces leftover steak, sliced warmed
  • lettuce
  • 2 slices tomato
  • 2 slices provolone cheese


  • Heat oven broiler. Line a baking sheet with foil. Spread melted butter on one side of each slice of bread. Toast under the broiler for 1-2 minutes.
  • Mix together creamy horseradish and Dijon mustard. Spread on each slice of bread.
  • Layer cheese, steak, lettuce, and tomato on one slice of bread. Top with the other slice and serve.


Calories: 718kcal | Carbohydrates: 70g | Protein: 36g | Fat: 33g | Saturated Fat: 18g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 2g | Monounsaturated Fat: 10g | Trans Fat: 0.5g | Cholesterol: 91mg | Sodium: 1300mg | Potassium: 513mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 8g | Vitamin A: 1150IU | Vitamin C: 9mg | Calcium: 376mg | Iron: 7mg

Nutrition information is automatically calculated, so should only be used as an approximation.

Additional Info

Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
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