150 Dirt Cheap Recipes for When You Are Really Broke

Say goodbye to ramen noodles when you are broke! Check out these flavorful dirt cheap recipes that are perfect for families on a budget. There are recipes for breakfast, lunch, dinner, side dishes and desserts.

Breakfast Dirt Cheap Recipes

  1. Brown-Sugar Cinnamon Oatmeal from Campbells
  2. Baked Eggs in Tomato Cups from Diethood
  3. Fried Egg Grilled Cheese Sandwich from Great Grub Delicious Treats
  4. Roasted Apples from Cooking in Stilettos
  5. Breakfast Sandwich from Frugality Gal
  6. Cheesy Egg Baked Toast from Crazy Adventures in Parenting
  7. Freezer Breakfast Burritos from Budget Bytes
  8. Omelette from RecipeTin Eats
  9. Easy Homemade Biscuits from Sugar Spun Run
  10. Easy French Toast from Simply Recipes
  11. Simple Fruit and Yogurt Parfaits from Simply Sissom
  12. Easy Three Ingredient Healthy Muffins from Savvy Saving Couple
  13. Scrambled Egg Muffins from Allrecipes
  14. Breakfast Quesadillas from Tastes Better From Scratch
  15. Egg in a Hole from Allrecipes
  16. Ham and Egg Cups from Our Table of Seven
  17. Mexican Egg Scramble from The Cozy Cook
  18. Basic Crepes from Allrecipes
  19. Biscuits and Gravy Breakfast Casserole from Family Fresh Meals
  20. Breakfast Casserole from Kevin and Amanda
  21. Breakfast Grits from Allrecipes
  22. Tomato Cheese Toast from Eat Good 4 Life
  23. Breakfast Cookies from A Fit Philosophy
  24. Flourless 3 Ingredient Pancakes from Chocolate Covered Katie
  25. Fried Cornmeal Mush from Allrecipes
  26. Classic Waffles from I Wash You Dry
  27. Homemade Cereal Bars from Healthy Food for Living
  28. Cinnamon Roll Oatmeal from Delish
  29. Apple Toast from Allrecipes
  30. French Toast Sausage Roll-ups from Cinnamon Spice and Everything Nice
  31. Scrambled Egg and Cheese Bagel from My Recipes
  32. Scrambled Egg Muffins from Allrecipes
  33. Sausage and Egg Breakfast Pizza from Betty Crocker
  34. Frittias from Budget Bytes
  35. Hash Browns from All Recipes
  36. Easy Homemade Yogurt from Wellness Mama

    Lunch Dirt Cheap Recipes

  37. PB & J Banana Sandwiches from Delish
  38. Fried Egg Grilled Cheese Sandwich from Great Grub Delicious Treats
  39. Fried Bologna Sandwiches from Food.com
  40. Three-Ingredient Tomato Sandwich from Cup of Jo
  41. Caramelized Banana and Peanut Butter Quesadillas from Budget Bytes
  42. Apple and Peanut Butter Wrap from Ready Set Eat
  43. Peanut Butter Banana + Honey Roll Ups from Nutrition Experts
  44. Cucumber Sandwich from Eugenie’s Kitchen
  45. Egg & Tomato Sandwich from Food.com
  46. Classic BLT Sandwich from Through Her Looking Glass
  47. Chicken Salad Spread from Allrecipes
  48. Bagel, Cucumber, Chive and Onion Cream Cheese Sandwich from Food.com
  49. Leftover Stuffing Muffins from Budget Bytes
  50. Classic Tuna Salad from Dinner, Then Dessert
  51. Stuffed Pepper Tuna Melts from Kirbie’s Cravings
  52. Black Bean Burger from Allrecipes
  53. Egg Salad Sandwiches from Allrecipes
  54. Tuna Melts from Allrecipes
  55. 3 Ingredient Sloppy Joes from Eating on a Dime
  56. 3 Ingredient Black Bean Soup from Honey and Birch
  57. 3 Ingredient Tomato Soup from Inspired Taste
  58. Easy Taco Lettuce Wrap from The Girl Who Ate Everything

    Dinner Dirt Cheap Recipes

    Mexican Dinner Ideas

  59. Bean Burritos from Taste of Home
  60. Poor Man’s Burrito Bowl from Budget Bytes
  61. 10 Minute Oven Baked Tostados from Yellow Bliss Road
  62. Black Bean and Corn Quesadillas from Dashing Dish
  63. 5 Ingredient Beef Enchiladas from Southern Bite
  64. Creamy Black Bean Taquitos from Budget Bytes
  65. Chicken Quesadillas from The Spruce Eats
  66. Salsa Chicken from Gimme Some Oven
  67. One Pan Crack Bean Burritos from Heather Likes Food
  68. Mexican Rice and Beans from Simple Green Moms
  69. Paprika Chicken from Allrecipes

    Italian & Asian Dinner Ideas

  70. Spaghetti and Meat Sauce from Ready Set Eat
  71. French Bread Pizza from Budget Bytes
  72. 5-Ingredient Spinach Parmesan Pasta from Two Peas and Their Pod
  73. Butter Noodles from Foodie Crush
  74. 3 Ingredient Ravioli Bake from Instrupix
  75. Stuffed Bell Peppers from The Simple Dollar
  76. English Muffin Pizzas from Allrecipes
  77. 3 Ingredient Creamy Tomato Angel Hair Pasta from The Comfort of Cooking
  78. Texas Toast Pizza from Crafty Morning
  79. 3-Ingredient Italian Chicken from Pillsbury
  80. Parmesan Garlic Spaghetti from Damn Delicious
  81. Garlic Chicken from Allrecipes
  82. Oven Baked Meatball Sandwiches from Home Cooking Memories
  83. Pasta with 5 Ingredient Butter Tomato Sauce from Budget Bytes
  84. Italian Mac and Cheese from Popsugar
  85. Crispy Baked Tofu from Cookie and Kate
  86. Sesame Garlic Ramen Noodles from The Salty Marshmallow
  87. Easy Fried Rice from The Country Cook

    American Dinner Ideas

  88. Chili Cheese Hot Dog Bake from My Incredible Recipes
  89. Broccoli and Cheese Potatoes from Budget Bytes
  90. Hamburger Casserole from Tried and Tasty
  91. Chili Cheese Potatoes from Kraft Recipes
  92. Beans ‘N Franks from Allrecipes
  93. Two Ingredient Crispy Oven Baked BBQ Chicken from Bowl of Delicious
  94. Cheesy Chili Spagetti from The Hungry Hedgehog
  95. Ground Beef and Potato Casserole from A Taste of Madness
  96. Grandma’s Salmon Patties from The Farmwife Cooks
  97. Kielbasa and Cabbage Skillet from Budget Bytes
  98. Ham and White Beans from Plain Chicken
  99. Tuna Casserole from Allrecipes
  100. Chili Dog Biscuit Casserole from The Salty Marshmallow
  101. Hamburger and Potato Casserole from South Your Mouth
  102. Butter Chicken from Allrecipes
  103. Chicken, Broccoli and Cheesy Rice Casserole from Allrecipes
  104. Mac and Cheese from Sweetest Kitchen
  105. Black Beans and Rice from Allrecipes
  106. 5 Ingredient Chili from Gimme Some Oven
  107. Easy Chicken Parmesan from Crazy for Crust
  108. Slow Cooker Chicken and Dumplings from Allrecipes
  109. Chicken Pot Pie from Campbells
  110. Tater Tot Bake from Allrecipes
  111. Easy Shepard’s Pie from Simply Recipes

    Side Dish Dirt Cheap Recipes

  112. Oven Fries from Taste of Home
  113. Skillet Green Beans from Healthy Seasonal Recipes
  114. Pan Roasted Corn from Ready Set Eat
  115. Simple Sheet Pan Roasted Carrots from The Chunky Chef
  116. Classic Potato Pancakes from COOKTORIA
  117. Homemade Cornbread from Budget Bytes
  118. Roasted Cabbage Slices from Wellness Mama
  119. Crispy Baked Sweet Potato Fries from Cookie and Kate
  120. Buttery Cooked Carrots from Allrecipes
  121. Homemade French Bread from The Frugal Girls
  122. Corn on the Cob from Spicy Southern Kitchen
  123. Southern Fried Apples from Divas Can Cook
  124. Crispy Roasted Potatoes from Gimme Some Oven
  125. Seasoned Rice from Budget Bytes

    Snack Dirt Cheap Recipes

  126. Perfect Stovetop Popcorn from Simply Recipes
  127. Pan Fried Cinnamon Bananas from Dizzy Busy and Hungry
  128. Baked Cinnamon Banana Chips from Popsugar
  129. 3 Ingredient Peanut Butter Oat Squares from Listotic
  130. Homemade Baked Tortilla Chips from Budget Bytes
  131. 2-Ingredient Banana and Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Bites from The Baker Mama
  132. Healthy Three-Ingredient Rice Krispie Treats from The Big Man’s World
  133. Homemade Potato Chips from As Easy As Apple Pie
  134. Simple Strawberry Smoothie from A Spicy Perspective
  135. Homemade Applesauce from The Forked Spoon
  136. Apple Nachos with Peanut Butter and Chocolate from Trial and Eater
  137. Homemade Hummus from Allrecipes
  138. Homemade 3 Ingredient Guacamole from Pillsbury
  139. Peanut Butter and Jelly Bars from Budget Bytes

    Dessert Dirt Cheap Recipes

  140. 3 Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies from Yummy Supper
  141. Grandma’s Bread Pudding from Live Well Bake Often
  142. Easy Apple Crisp from Land O Lakes
  143. Banana Bread from Simply Recipes
  144. Vanilla Pudding from Allrecipes
  145. Easy Sugar Cookies from Spend with Pennies
  146. Classic Peanut Butter Cookies from Allrecipes
  147. Peach Cobbler from Life in the Lofthouse
  148. Oatmeal Muffins from Allrecipes
  149. 3 Ingredient Butter Cookies from Cup of Jo
  150. Brownies from Good Cheap Eats
  151. Creamy Rice Pudding from Allrecipes
  152. Peanut Butter Fudge from Food.com

Do you have a dirt cheap recipe that you would like to share? Please let me know in the comments!

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