Spaghetti Salad

Spaghetti Salad

"My family loves this salad as either a main meal or a side dish. We especially enjoy making it during the hot summer months, using fresh ingredients right out of our garden. It looks terrific with all the different colors!"
I Made it Rate it Share Print
Added to shopping list. Go to shopping list.


30 m servings
Serving size has been adjusted!

Original recipe yields 15 servings



  • Prep

  • Ready In

  1. In a large saucepan, cook spaghetti according to package directions. Meanwhile in a large salad bowl, add the cheese, pepperoni, ham, green pepper, tomato, onion, cucumber and olives. Add avocado if desired.
  2. Rinse pasta with cold water; drain well. Place on top of salad ingredients. Drizzle with salad dressing: toss lightly to coat. Chill until serving.


Most helpful
Most positive
Least positive

Everytime I have made this recipe someone has asked me for the recipe. To make it good you need to add salad supreme to it. Without it the recipe can be bland.

I made this with Penne instead of Spaghetti as my 2 year old likes to be able to "stab" his food with a fork. It was defintley a keeper. My wife also really enjoyed this and she is a slightly...

I brought this to a potluck and received rave reviews! Unlike other recipes of Spaghetti Salad on this site, the addition of the ham, pepperoni & cheese really makes the difference. I omitted ...

Very tasty, I also used zesty italian dressing mix with balsamic vinegar. Used whole wheat pasta as well. I sliced the peppers thinly, wouldn't recomend doing that, dice everything equally!

I like this version of a pasta salad. I added extra veggies - broccoli, peas, fresh mozzarella. Big hit when I was camping.

Not bad--a quick, very easy meal. Took me about 10-15 minutes to make, which is wonderful when you're hungry. I didn't add raw onions because neither of us like them, and didn't add olives bc ...

This salad is very tasty, just a bit hard to mix up with the spaghetti noodles. But also fun to eat them cold.

This is good, but I don't like the dressing settling on the bottom, so I used rotini pasta instead. Sometimes I use mozzarella, but most of the time I used grated parmesan cheese. I don't like t...

Good. My boys loved it.

Other stories that may interest you