Whether you’re looking for a cheap dinner option or you just don’t want to drop too much cash on your friend’s dinner party where everyone is expected to bring a dish, these inexpensive casseroles will help get you through. Because honestly, we’ve all been there before.
Use these affordable casseroles to feed your family, feed your friends, or feed yourself for a week. They’re delicious and will save you money, too.
1. Chicken Pot Pie Casserole
Beans, carrots, chicken and bread make for an easy, cheap and delicious meal. Get the recipe.
2. Mac ‘N Cheese
There’s no going wrong with a giant casserole of mac ‘n cheese to satisfy your kids, or the kid in you. Get the recipe.
3. Corn Casserole
Corn, cream of corn and corn bread mix combine for a heavenly corn-filled casserole. Get the recipe.
4. Chicken Noodle Soup Casserole
Why not make this classic soup into a dish that will serve many? Get the recipe.
5. Chili Dog Casserole
Hey, there’s nothing wrong with stuffing your face with a chili dog (in casserole form). Get the recipe.
6. Pizza Casserole
Pizza is everyone’s favorite meal, right? So why not enjoy it for nights to come? Get the recipe.
7. Nacho Casserole
Serving some friends for Football Sunday? Do it the inexpensive way with a nacho casserole. Get the recipe.
8. Loaded Baked Potato Casserole
You’ve got to love a good baked potato. And with this casserole dish, you can enjoy it over and over again. Get the recipe.
9. Hamburger Casserole
All the greatness of a hamburger— but this time with multiple servings. Get the recipe.
10. French Onion Chicken Noodle Casserole
Crunchy French’s Onions make a great addition to this cheap casserole. Get the recipe.
11. Chicken Broccoli Rice Casserole
Go the more healthy route by cooking up some chicken, broccoli and rice in a casserole dish. Get the recipe.
12. 5 Ingredient Chili
This dish is easy and cheap—sounds perfect for the busy, budget-conscious chefs out there! Get the recipe.
13. Shepherd’s Pie
Get your full serving of veggies and meat with this dinner option. Get the recipe.
14. Mexican Rice Casserole
Rice, beans and a little taco seasoning go a long way. Get the recipe.
15. Beef Stroganoff Casserole
Everyone’s favorite Hamburger Helper, now in casserole version. Get the recipe.
Save money on these cheap casserole dishes without having to sacrifice any of the flavor. You might be eating leftovers for a while, but hey, at least they’ll be delicious leftovers.