rice side dish recipes

Rice Side Dish Recipes

Rice simply is the perfect side dish. It doesn't overpower the main course, and rather complements it with its subtle flavor. Filling and tasty, no wonder it's a staple food in many Asian countries! You can try different varieties of rice, from the plain white cultivar to the special heirloom kind. Check out these rice side dish recipes, and find out the various ways of preparing this special grain.

Recommended Rice Side Dish Recipes


2 hrs 10 mins

Mexican Black Bean Salad Recipe

This easy Mexican black bean salad recipe is a way to go for a festive and delicious meal. The veggies and dressing complement each other and will make you get for more. One of the best recipes to serve for a crowd!

Rice & Risotto

10 mins

Pinto Beans, Ham, and Rice Recipe

A simple but remarkably filling meal to get you going! This pinto beans recipe comes with rice and ham for a full dish. Serve it with some cornbread at your next lunch.


2 hrs 35 mins

Qdoba Copycat Chicken Burrito Recipe

A rich and savory chicken and rice burrito that’s sure to satiate your burrito cravings! It’s filled with the right amount of spicy from the chicken and tangy from the cilantro rice.


55 mins

Mashed Potato Casserole With Rice Recipe

No leftover rice will be put to waste with this mashed potato casserole with rice recipe. With every bite, you'll taste an amazing blend of cheese, rich marinara sauce, creamy potatoes, and fluffy rice.

Fried Rice

Benihana Fried Rice Recipe (Copycat)

Try your hand at making this easy Benihana fried rice recipe at home! This dish comes loaded with chicken, peas, and carrots for a filling meal.

Rice & Risotto

Cajun Rice Recipe (Popeyes Copycat)

Recreate the popular Popeyes Cajun rice with this delicious copycat recipe packed with gizzards, ground beef, and spices for a hearty meal!

Rice & Risotto

Onigirazu Recipe

Onigirazu is a Japanese rice sandwich dish. This particular recipe has cucumbers, avocado, crab sticks, and nori sheets in every bite.

Rice & Risotto

Stick Of Butter Rice Recipe

Sumptuous, rich, and flavorful, this stick of butter rice recipe gives you rice like you've never had before. It even has french onion soup & beef consume.

Rice & Risotto

35 mins

Tri-Color Vegetable Risotto Recipe

Loaded with bright flavors, this vegetable risotto adds a pleasing twist to the classic dish using portobello mushrooms, sun-dried tomatoes, and spinach.

Rice & Risotto

30 mins

Broth Simmered Rice Recipe

This simmered rice recipe is cooked in savory chicken broth instead of water, allowing it to pack a depth of flavor that you'll keep coming back to.


50 mins

Chili Cheese Rice Casserole Recipe

Feed and impress a crowd at the same time with this rice casserole recipe. It has chili, cheese, bell, pepper, corn, tomatoes, and

Fried Rice

45 mins

Easy Shrimp and Pork Fried Rice Recipe

Try this easy shrimp and pork fried rice recipe at home! Add meat, shrimp, eggs, and spices to your rice and enjoy an authentic Asian meal.