Looking for the perfect complement to your burrito? Look no further than these delicious and creative sides for burritos.

Looking for the perfect complement to your burrito? Look no further than these delicious and creative sides for burritos. From refreshing salsas and guacamoles to crispy chips and flavorful rice, we've got everything you need to take your burrito game to the next level. #grillonadime #sidedishesforburritos #burritosidedishes
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Delicious Side Dishes for Burritos

From refreshing salsas and guacamoles to crispy chips and flavorful rice, we’ve got everything you need to take your burrito game to the next level. 

Good Side Dish for Burritos

Get ready to spice up your mealtime with these mouth-watering burrito side dishes.

What to Serve with Burritos:

If you are looking for the best side dishes, these easy side dish recipes for burritos are easy to make. From Frijoles borrachos, sweet potatoes and spanish rice.

Burritos are the best Mexican food and can serve with many different sides.

1. Ground Beef Oven Nachos

Get ready to indulge in the ultimate side dish for your burritos, Ground Beef Oven Nachos. Quick, easy, and customizable. Squeeze fresh lime juice for added flavor.

Ground Beef Oven Nachos
Oven nachos are delicious and perfect to feed a crowd. You can fix sheet pan nachos in minutes and everyone can enjoy their favorite toppings!
Ground Beef Oven Nachos

2. Cheese Quesadilla

Add some cheesy goodness to your burrito experience with this easy Cheese Quesadilla recipe. Get ready for a flavor explosion in every bite. This is a great side dish and perfect served with a Mexican beer.

Cheese Quesadilla
This easy cheese quesadilla recipe is perfect for an easy lunch or dinner. It is crispy on the outside and ooey gooey on the inside.
Cheese Quesadilla

3. Taquitos

Get ready to roll with these mouth-watering Taquitos. Fried to crispy perfection, they’re the ultimate side dish for your burritos.

Taquitos
Taquitos are rolled tacos filled with chicken, beef, or pork and cheese.  Fried to perfection for a delicious way to use leftovers!
Taquitos

4. Homemade Air Fryer Tortilla Chips

Say goodbye to store-bought chips and hello to Homemade Air Fryer Tortilla Chips. Get ready to indulge in a guilt-free snack for your burritos. Sprinkle with salt for to serve with your Mexican dish.

Homemade Air Fryer Tortilla Chips
Homemade Tortilla Chips Air Fryer Recipe is an easy and delicious way to make tortilla chips. You only need 3 ingredients and they taste way better than store-bought chips.
Homemade Air Fryer Tortilla Chips

5. Homemade Tortilla Chips and Salsa

Take your burrito game to the next level with Homemade Tortilla Chips and Salsa. Get ready to dive into a fiesta of flavors with every bite.

Homemade Tortilla Chips and Salsa
Take your burrito game to the next level with Homemade Tortilla Chips and Salsa. Get ready to dive into a fiesta of flavors with every bite.
Homemade Tortilla Chips and Salsa

6. Cream Cheese Stuffed Jalapeños

Spice up your burrito experience with Cream Cheese Stuffed Jalapeños. These little gems pack a flavorful punch, adding a delicious kick to your meal.

Cream Cheese Stuffed Jalapeños
I created this easy and simple cream cheese stuffed jalapeños that have all the flavors of traditional jalapeño poppers without all the work.
Cream Cheese Stuffed Jalapeños

7. Chile Relleno

Experience the ultimate in cheesy goodness with this Chile Relleno recipe. This side dish is sure to tantalize your taste buds. We love this savory flavors of this side dish.

Chile Relleno
An authentic chile relleno recipe made from roasted poblano peppers stuffed with cheese dipped in a fluffy egg batter, and fried until golden brown!
Chile Relleno

8. Oven Baked Tacos

These delicious and easy-to-make tacos are the perfect burrito side dish, filled with all your favorite toppings and baked to crispy perfection.

Oven Baked Tacos
They are easy to make in huge batches to feed a crowd and are so tasty.
Oven Baked Tacos

9. Homemade Empanadas

Get ready to add some Latin flair to your burrito experience with Homemade Empanadas. These little pockets of deliciousness are the ultimate side dish.

Homemade Empanadas
Tender flakey empanadas loaded with ground beef, potatoes, peas, and tons of Mexican spices.
Homemade Empanadas

10. Authentic Mexican Rice

No burrito is complete without the best, truly Authentic Mexican Rice. This side dish is a must-have for any Mexican-inspired meal.

Authentic Mexican Rice
The BEST, truly authentic Mexican Rice is so easy to make, and a necessary side dish for all of your favorite Mexican recipes.
Authentic Mexican Rice

11. Cilantro Lime Rice

Looking for a side dish that’s bursting with fresh flavors? Try this Cilantro Lime Rice. This rice is the ideal addition to any burrito.

Cilantro Lime Rice
Tips for making the best ever cilantro lime rice? First, use basmati long-grain rice. It's more aromatic than plain rice and the flavor complements the cilantro and lime.
Cilantro Lime Rice

12. Refried Beans

Elevate your burrito game with homemade Refried Beans. This simple recipe is perfect as a side dish, dip, burrito, and quesadilla filler.

Refried Beans
Make traditional Mexican refried beans—like a restaurant's, but better! Try this simple recipe for homemade refried beans to serve as a side dish, turn into a dip, or fill burritos and quesadillas.
Refried Beans

13. Pinto Beans

Add some protein and flavor to your burrito with Pinto Beans. This versatile side dish is packed with nutrients and the perfect complement to any Mexican-inspired meal.

Pinto Beans
This pinto beans recipe is amazingly simple, and it’s delicious, too. The beans are lightly spicy, aromatic, and irresistibly creamy.
Pinto Beans

14. Black Bean Corn Salsa

Spice up your burrito game with this easy Black Bean Corn Salsa. Bursting with fresh flavors and easy to make.

Black Bean Corn Salsa
With just a few ingredients, black bean corn salsa recipe is quick and easy.
Black Bean Corn Salsa

15. Charro Beans

Made with pinto beans simmered in a flavorful broth of bacon, ham, chorizo, chili peppers, tomatoes, and spices, this dish is the perfect complement to any burrito.

Charro Beans
Trust me when I say these Mexican Charro Beans are next-level greatness, made with pinto beans simmering in a boldly flavored broth of bacon, ham, chorizo, chili peppers, tomatoes, and spices.
Charro Beans

16. Mexican Corn on the Cob

Want to add some fun and flavor to your burrito? Try this simple Mexican Corn on the Cob recipe. It’s just like authentic street food but easy to make at home.

Mexican Corn on the Cob
Mexican street corn is grilled corn topped with a delicious mixture of mayonnaise, sour cream, and spices.
Mexican Corn on the Cob

17. Grilled Mexican Street Corn

Looking for a side dish that’s both fun and flavorful? Try Grilled Mexican Street Corn. This delicious side dish is packed with bold flavors and is easy to make.

Grilled Mexican Street Corn
Top char-grilled corn on the cob with a tangy, creamy sauce, sprinkle with crumbled cheese, and dive in.
Grilled Mexican Street Corn

18. Black Bean and Corn Salad

Get ready to add some zing to your burrito with this delicious Black Bean and Corn Salad. This refreshing salad is sure to be a hit at any cookout or summer lunch.

Black Bean and Corn Salad
Sweet, crispy corn kernels play off earthy black beans and creamy avocado, jalapeño adds a kick of heat, and a zesty dressing makes it nice and bright.
Black Bean and Corn Salad

19. Avocado Mango Salad

Simple and easy to make, this fresh summer salad is bursting with juicy mango and creamy avocado, making it the perfect complement to your favorite burrito.

Avocado Mango Salad
Sweet mango married up with creamy avocados, cheery juicy tomatoes, and red onions, This Avocado Mango Salad is perfect for BBQs and summer parties. Plus, it’s so easy to make!
Avocado Mango Salad

20. Classic Chopped Salad

Get your daily dose of veggies with this Classic Chopped Salad. Crispy, colorful, and perfect with burritos.

Classic Chopped Salad
This easy chopped salad recipe gets topped off with creamy avocado and crunchy bacon to make it truly restaurant-worthy.
Classic Chopped Salad

21. Mexican Fruit Salad With Cream

Indulge in the sweet side of Mexican cuisine with this delicious and creamy Mexican Fruit Salad With Cream recipe. Perfect for burrito pairings.

Mexican Fruit Salad with Cream
It’s not only yummy but also super easy to make. You can easily adapt this recipe to include your favorite fruits.
Mexican Fruit Salad with Cream

22. Easy Quinoa Black Bean Salad

Get ready for a flavor explosion with this Quinoa Black Bean Salad. The perfect sidekick to your burritos.

Easy Quinoa Black Bean Salad
Quinoa and black beans are tossed with fresh vegetables like cucumber, bell pepper, and carrot and topped with a zesty chili lime dressing.
Easy Quinoa Black Bean Salad

23. Easy Caesar Salad

Craving something fresh and zesty to pair with your burrito? Try this Easy Caesar salad.

Easy Caesar Salad
Enjoy this light and delicious Easy Caesar Salad Recipe at home for a delicious meal. It is so flavorful and really simple.
Easy Caesar Salad

24. Mexican Fruit Salad

Get ready to add some excitement to your burrito with this Mexican Fruit Salad. This 6-ingredient salad will make your taste buds dance.

Mexican Fruit Salad
Mexican Fruit Salad is an easy 6-ingredient side salad that is so refreshing and flavorful.
Mexican Fruit Salad

25. Jicama Slaw

Made with crunchy jicama, crisp cabbage, and zesty cilantro, this Jicama Slaw is a flavorful and healthy addition to your favorite burrito.

Jicama Slaw
Bright, cool, and refreshing Jicama Slaw is made from jicama, cabbage, carrots, and cilantro with a tangy, sweet-and-spicy dressing.
Jicama Slaw

26. Crockpot Black Bean Soup

Looking for a cozy side dish to accompany your burritos? This Crockpot Black Bean Soup is an easy-to-make option that will satisfy your taste buds and warm your soul.

Crockpot Black Bean Soup
Crock Pot Black Bean Soup is a one-pot meal perfect to warm you up and the slow cooker makes it super easy.
Crockpot Black Bean Soup

27. Crockpot Black Bean Soup With Cilantro

Warm up with this delicious Crockpot Black Bean Soup With Cilantro. It’s the perfect side dish for your burrito, packed with hearty beans and fresh cilantro.

Crockpot Black Bean Soup with Cilantro
This recipe is so easy and you just toss all the ingredients in the crockpot. No fuss, no mess. Dinner is a breeze with this easy soup.
Crockpot Black Bean Soup with Cilantro

28. Crockpot Butternut Squash Soup

Cozy up with this Crockpot Butternut Squash Soup, a creamy and flavorful side dish perfect for pairing with burritos.

Crockpot Butternut Squash Soup
Crockpot Butternut Squash Soup is so creamy and delicious. Toss everything into the slow cooker for an easy meal that is hearty and flavorful.
Crockpot Butternut Squash Soup

29. Meatball Rice Soup

Warm up with this comforting Meatball Rice Soup. The perfect complement to your burrito, any time of year.

Meatball Rice Soup
This homemade meatball Rice Soup recipe is so flavorful and easy to make. The soup is loaded with vegetables, meatballs, and rice – so light yet so filling.
Meatball Rice Soup

30. Crockpot Chicken Tortilla Soup

Level up your burrito meal with this flavorful Crockpot Chicken Tortilla Soup, made with tender chicken, fresh vegetables, and crispy tortilla strips on top.

Crockpot Chicken Tortilla Soup
This recipe can feed a crowd and it is so easy on the budget while tasting incredible.
Crockpot Chicken Tortilla Soup

31. Instant Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup

Looking for a quick and easy burrito side dish? Try this Instant Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup. It’s perfect for those busy weeknights or last-minute dinner guests.

Instant Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup
Try Instant Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe for a delicious dinner that is budget friendly and ready in only 30 minutes in the instant pot!
Instant Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup

32. Refried Bean Soup

Refried beans take center stage in this hearty and flavorful Refried Bean Soup. Perfect for a quick and delicious burrito side dish or a simple lunch on its own.

Refried Bean Soup
This is one of those quick and easy soups that come together in minutes, fills you up, and is loaded with flavor.
Refried Bean Soup

33. Chilli Con Carne

Warm up your taste buds with this delicious and hearty Chilli Con Carne. The perfect addition to your burrito meal.

Chilli Con Carne
Chilli Con Carne can be simmered for just 20 minutes, but if you have the time to slow cook for a couple of hours, the beef becomes super tender, and the sauce becomes richer in a way that only slow cooking can make it.
Chilli Con Carne

34. Creamy White Chicken Chili

Packed with bold flavors and creamy texture, this Creamy White Chicken Chili recipe is the perfect side dish to accompany your burrito.

Creamy White Chicken Chili
The Best White Chicken Chili Recipe is made with shredded chicken, jalapeno, onion, and spices, in a creamy chicken broth with salsa verde, cream cheese, white beans, shredded cheese, and fresh cilantro.
Creamy White Chicken Chili

35. Easy Chilaquiles

Get ready for a flavor fiesta with this zesty Easy Chilaquiles recipe, perfect as a side dish to your burrito.

Easy Chilaquiles
Make Mexican chilaquiles by simmering fried corn tortillas in salsa and serving them with cheese, eggs, or beans. An easy and filling breakfast!
Easy Chilaquiles

36. Poblano Corn Casserole

Indulge in the comforting flavors of sweet corn and mildly spicy poblano pepper with this Poblano Corn Casserole, the perfect side dish for any burrito meal.

Poblano Corn Casserole
This light and fluffy poblano corn casserole has sweet corn and mildly spicy pepper in every bite. Self-rising cornmeal gives it texture and lift, while the cheese and cream cheese make it rich and creamy.
Poblano Corn Casserole

37. Poblano Cheese Grits

Indulge in the creamy and flavorful Poblano Cheese Grits, a cheesy Southern classic with a spicy twist. Perfect for your burrito side dish.

Poblano Cheese Grits
A delicious spin on grits that includes smoky flavor and melted cheese is bound to give your friends something to talk about! Charred directly on coals, cubed, and blended into a creamy, rich grit mixture.
Poblano Cheese Grits

38. Enfrijoladas

Looking for a tasty and unique burrito side dish? Try Enfrijoladas, with tortillas soaked in bean sauce, stuffed with cheese, and bursting with flavor.

Enfrijoladas
Enfrijoladas are made of corn tortillas dipped in a flavorful bean sauce. Stuff them with cheese, and you have an easy and delicious Mexican vegetarian meal.
Enfrijoladas

39. Crockpot Taco Chili

Get ready to spice up your burrito game with this Crockpot Taco Chili. Packed with flavor and easy to make, it’s the perfect side dish for any Mexican meal.

Crockpot Taco Chili
The taco seasoning really spices things up and makes it so flavorful. The entire meal is so easy and really budget-friendly.
Crockpot Taco Chili

40. Crockpot Cream Cheese Chicken Chili

Looking for a side dish that will take your burrito meal to the next level? Try this creamy and delicious Crockpot Cream Cheese Chicken Chili.

Crockpot Cream Cheese Chicken Chili
This one has a delicious creamy broth that is amazing. The tender chicken is hearty and delicious for the best chili recipe and so easy to make.
Crockpot Cream Cheese Chicken Chili

41. Guacamole

Looking for the perfect side dish for your burrito? Try this Guacamole recipe. Made with creamy avocados and tasty mix-ins, it’s the perfect dip to share with friends.

Guacamole
The best guacamole keeps it simple: just ripe avocados and a handful of flavorful mix-ins. Serve it as a dip at your next party or spoon it on top of tacos for an easy dinner upgrade.
Guacamole

42. Pico De Gallo (Fresh Salsa)

Try this homemade Pico De Gallo. Made with juicy tomatoes, zesty chili peppers, and tangy lime, it’s the perfect topping for your favorite burrito.

Pico De Gallo (Fresh Salsa)
This simple salsa recipe is made with chopped fresh tomatoes, chili peppers, red onion, cilantro, and lime.
Pico De Gallo (Fresh Salsa)

43. Sour Cream Chicken Enchiladas

Get ready to fall in love with these Sour Cream Chicken Enchiladas. Cheesy, creamy, and packed with flavor, it’s the perfect burrito side dish.

Sour Cream Chicken Enchiladas
We have the easiest Sour Cream Chicken Enchiladas Recipe packed with chicken, cheese, and an amazing sour cream sauce.
Sour Cream Chicken Enchiladas

44. Crockpot Green Enchilada Chicken Soup

Warm up with this delicious Crockpot Green Enchilada Chicken Soup, made with creamy broth and flavorful green enchilada sauce. Perfect for burrito night.

Crockpot Green Enchilada Chicken Soup
The blends of cheese in this soup create a rich and creamy soup that will satisfy any craving for comfort food!
Crockpot Green Enchilada Chicken Soup

45. Green Chili Sour Cream Sauce

Looking for a perfect sauce to pair your burritos with? Try this Green Chili Sour Cream Sauce recipe. It’s the perfect side dish to add some zing to your next burrito feast.

Green Chili Sour Cream Sauce
Discover how delicious Green Chili Sour Cream Sauce tastes without using condensed soup.  Whip it up in under 15 minutes and use it in sour cream enchiladas, baked chicken, and green bean casserole.
Green Chili Sour Cream Sauce

46. Chile Con Queso

Get ready for a cheesy and spicy delight with this delicious Chile Con Queso. Perfect as a dip or side dish for your burritos.

Chile Con Queso
A homemade queso that’s rich, creamy, a little spicy, and dangerously good!
Chile Con Queso

47. Ranchero Sauce

Spice up your burritos with this zesty Ranchero Sauce, made with fiery jalapeños, chipotle peppers, and tangy tomato sauce.

Ranchero Sauce
Ranchero sauce is a tomato-based sauce that’s blended with jalapeños, chipotle peppers, onion, garlic, and seasonings. It’s smoky, a little spicy (but not overly spicy), and packed full of flavor from the combination of dried and fresh herbs.
Ranchero Sauce

48. Suiza Enchilada Sauce

Add some zing to your burrito with Suiza Enchilada Sauce. Made with fresh tomatoes, cilantro, and hot peppers, this dish will take your meal to the next level.

Suiza Enchilada Sauce
Top off your dinner with this zesty sauce featuring tomatoes, cilantro, and hot peppers.
Suiza Enchilada Sauce

49. Queso Fundido

Get ready to impress your guests with this delicious Queso Fundido dip. This party favorite will have everyone asking for the recipe. Perfect for your next burrito party.

Queso Fundido
The good news is that the ooey-gooey, melty, and cheesy party dip is very easy to make at home and it only takes about 10 minutes to be ready to serve.
Queso Fundido

50. Classic Fajita Veggies

Get ready to sizzle up some flavor with Classic Fajita Veggies. These colorful peppers and onions are the perfect addition to any burrito dish.

Classic Fajita Veggies
This recipe makes the most tender, melt-in-your-mouth bell peppers, delicious savory onions, and meaty portobello mushrooms.
Classic Fajita Veggies

51. Mexican Tostada

Looking for a burrito fiesta in your mouth? Look no further than these Mexican Tostadas. Crispy fried corn tortillas, creamy refried beans, and fresh toppings.

Mexican Tostada
These are made with a crispy fried corn tortilla topped with refried beans, grated cheese, chopped avocado and tomato, sliced lettuce, and salsa.
Mexican Tostada

52. White Chicken Enchiladas

Try these White Chicken Enchiladas. Filled with juicy shredded chicken and topped with a creamy white sauce, they’re sure to be a hit at your next burrito meal.

White Chicken Enchiladas
White Chicken Enchiladas are loaded with shredded chicken and rolled in a flour tortilla. Then topped with creamy white sauce for delicious flavor.
White Chicken Enchiladas

53. Green Chili Chicken Enchiladas

These Green Chili Chicken Enchiladas are a fiesta in your mouth. The creamy sauce and spicy chilies make for a burrito flavor explosion everyone will love.

Green Chili Chicken Enchiladas
From the creamy sauce to the spicy green chilis, this recipe packs a bunch of flavor but it’s mild enough for the entire family to enjoy. This dish bakes in only 20 minutes making it the perfect meal for busy weeknights.
Green Chili Chicken Enchiladas

54. Capirotada (Mexican Bread Pudding)

Indulge in this sweet and savory Mexican Bread Pudding that’s loaded with different flavors. A perfect burrito side dish.

Capirotada (Mexican Bread Pudding)
Capirotada is a Mexican bread pudding made with cinnamon, piloncillo, cloves, raisins, bread, and cheese.
Capirotada (Mexican Bread Pudding)

55. Sopapillas

Take your burrito game to the next level with these fluffy Sopapillas. Golden fried and drizzled with honey, it’s a sweet and savory combo you won’t want to miss.

Sopapillas
Puffy and pillowy Sopapillas are fried to perfection and topped with honey for a simple and delicious Mexican dessert.
Sopapillas

There are plenty of delicious and easy side dishes that can accompany your favorite burritos. From the classic guacamole and salsa to the creamy and spicy enchilada sauces, these burrito side dishes will surely take your burrito experience to the next level.

With a variety of flavors and textures, these side dishes are perfect for any occasion, whether it’s a weeknight dinner or a fun Mexican-themed party. So, give these sides for burritos a try and enjoy the tasty goodness that comes with every bite.

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