Spooktacular Halloween Dinner Ideas

    Posted by  ·  September 21, 2017

    Serve up some fun with these spooky and creative Halloween Dinner Ideas, kids will be squealing with delight!  Serve these Halloween recipes up at parties, or find some simple spooky dinner recipes for a quick and easy fun meal before you head out to trick-or-treat.    If you are looking for a fun drink to serve try my free printable halloween soda labels!

    Halloween dinner ideas

    Halloween Dinner Ideas

    Halloween Spaghetti by 36th Avenue

    A quick and simple meal!  Just a little black food paste colorant turns these spaghetti noodles a vibrant black and makes for a very spooky dish.  Green olives that look eerily like eyeballs top off the dish perfectly!

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    Eyeball Pasta by Spend with Pennies

    Use spinach pasta to whip up some wickedly good fun! I love that the eyes are made with string cheese and black olives (two of my kids’ favorite things).  What a delicious Halloween dinner idea!

    eyeball pasta halloween dinner ideas

    Tomato Basil Soup with Skull Shaped Bread by Skip to my Lou

    Using Wilton’s 3D mini skull pan, you can create these spooky (and yummy) skeleton heads.  They float perfectly in this delicious tomato basil soup–although you could call it a bowl of blood if you’re feeling ornery!  Great for Halloween parties!

    skull halloween dinner ideas

    Halloween Dinner Recipes

    Meatball Mummies by Spend with Pennies

    The meatball mummies are easy, and a nice twist on the common hotdog wrapped treat.  They are a great finger food and use a roll of pizza dough, so you can whip them up quickly for a class party or fun snack for the kids. This one for sure is a crowd pleasing Halloween dinner idea.



    Halloween Sweet Potato Fries by Tablespoon

    Sweet potatoes make a great jack-o-lantern treat.  Their orange color makes them the perfect little Halloween treat, and with these cute shapes–the kids won’t even realize they’re eating something healthy!

    sweet potato fries

    Spooky Shepherds Pie by The Girl Who Ate Everything

    This Shepherd’s pie will provide a nice hearty meal on Halloween that will fill the bellies of hungry little goblins.  And, who doesn’t love a pile of mashed potatoes shaped like a cute little ghost!



    Seven Layer Nachos by Sandy Toes and Popsicles

    Seven layer dips are always a crowd pleaser at any gathering.  The guacamole and sour crème make a spooky spider web that your guests will enjoy dipping into.

    halloween nachos


    Green Chili with Chicken Soup from All You

    Still need more Halloween dinner ideas? A simple ghosts are the perfect touch to this meal.  This hearty chicken soup cooks in the slow cooker so that you have more time to be making sure costumes and decorations are all looking great.  The ghosts can easily be made with a cookie cutter and definitely make the meal fun and spooky!

    halloween recipe

    Pizza Stuffed Skulls by Hungry Happenings

    Here is another great Halloween food idea using that 3D skull baking pan.  Stuff some pizza ingredients into a pizza dough and bake into skulls.  This spooky finger food will be a big hit with kids, adults and even teenagers.

    halloween dinner


    Don’t forget the Halloween decorations for your party.  You can make these 10 cheap Halloween decorations, or here are some additional DIY Halloween decorations to make your home festive.


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