When you’re hungry, you need a snack. But not just any snack: you need something that will hit the spot! And I’ve got these 45 savory snacks to choose from.
It’s snack time!
You’re sitting there, doing your own thing, when all of a sudden, you get the urge, like the need for a little something to nibble on.
It happens to everyone—and when it does, I want you to have a snack on hand and in your stomach).
I’m not talking about those little snacks that you grab at the grocery store while you’re trying to decide whether or not you should get a gallon of milk or just a half-gallon.
And there’s nothing wrong with them.
They’re quick, easy, and satisfying—but they don’t really do much for you besides filling your stomach for a few minutes.
That’s why I’ve compiled 45 savory snacks that are sure to satisfy any craving.
From Pasta Chips to Mini Meat Pies, these snacks will keep you going through any snack attack.
But try #43!
It’s so good; you may want to eat it every day.
1. Bacon Crackers
Snappy, crisp-chewy, delicate, rich candied Bacon Crackers.
These crackers have it all!
They’re a deliciously sweet and spicy treat that’s sure to satisfy any bacon lover.
And with a crunchy, crumbly texture, these crackers are the perfect snack to get you through any craving.
You’re probably wondering: “What’s so great about Spiced Walnuts?”
Well, I’ll tell you!
They’re nutty, warm, and have a hint of sweetness.
Plus, they’re coated in a warm blend of cinnamon spice that makes them taste amazing.
And if they didn’t have such a nice aroma, I might not be able to resist eating them all up myself.
Fried Pickles are a thing of beauty: briny, perfectly crisp, and delicious on their own.
But you know what’s even better than fried pickles?
Fried Pickles dipped in homemade sweet, tangy dressing to better suit your taste.
Pizza rolls are the snack of your childhood dreams.
They’re crispy on the outside and sweet-savory on the inside.
They’re so easy to pop in your mouth that you’ll find yourself eating half a dozen before you realize what you’ve done.
And they’re a tasty, crunchy snack that’s basically just pizza sauce and mozzarella wrapped up like a doughnut.
But you won’t probably find anything with as much flavor and crunchiness for such an easy treat anywhere else.
Have you ever had an avocado egg roll?
It’s like savory guacamole inside of a crispy egg roll.
It’s simple but filling.
The brown and crispy exterior is complemented by the creamy, green, and juicy interior.
And there’s cilantro ranch to top it all off!
Sea Salt & Garlic Kale Chips are toasty, crunchy, and strong-tasting…a little bit like the sea salt and garlic powder you’d put on your potato chips.
But we all know that’s not what kale chips are usually about.
Kale chips are usually a kind of light, crispy snack that lets you feel good for eating your vegetables.
They’re also a great way of getting in your greens without the bitter flavor of normal kale or the usual texture of fresh spinach.
Fried Mac & Cheese Balls are delicious, fun finger food that kids and adults alike will love.
The crisp texture on the outside gives you a crunchy bite, and then it melts away into the soft, cheesy center.
It’s like eating macaroni and cheese without all of the hassles.
8. Pasta Chips
Say hello to the new crunchy, salty, addicting snack of your dreams—air fryer Pasta Chips!
These crispy treats are made with fresh, tender pasta that’s been air fried until it’s hard and crunchy.
The result is a chip that tastes cheesy with a little beat of sharp kick from the garlic and basil.
Dip them in pesto or marinara for an extra boost of flavor.
The Crispy Corn Cheese Balls are a great snack for when you’re craving something sweet, crispy, crunchy, and cheesy.
Made with mashed potatoes, corn, cheese, and herbs, these balls will make your mouth water as soon as they hit the pan.
And they’re so tasty that you’ll want to make them again and again—and that’s okay because they freeze for months.
Vegetable Spring Rolls are a delicacy that’s light and airy, with a crispy outer layer and an inner filling of noodles and mixed vegetables.
It has added soy sauce and spices for added flavor.
And it’s a delectable, delightful treat that you’ll want to dip into lots of different sauces.
Like a good wingman, Crispy Buffalo Wings are here to make your night.
They’re the perfect thing to eat when you’re looking for a spicy snack that’s also a little sweet.
And they’re made with a unique sauce that’s mildly sweet with a sour kick and spicy aftertaste that stays awhile.
It’s like having a soft tingle in your mouth all night long.
They also go great with celery sticks and blue cheese dipping sauce.
12. Zucchini Fries
I’ll be honest: these Zucchini Fries are a little weird.
But they’re worth it.
They’re slightly sweet and slightly bitter—a nice balance between the two, really.
And they have a rich feel that will remind you of your favorite potato fries, though with an added crunch that’s totally unlike anything else you’ve ever had.
The crispy, cheesy outsides also pair perfectly with the tender insides—and when you add some salt, pepper, and onion powder for an extra kick?
It just gets better from there.
The creamy basil yogurt dip is optional, but if you want to try it out?
I think it’ll make a big difference.
It’s time to get crispy with your snack.
Crispy parmesan tomato chips are the perfect mix of savory, salty and sweet—and they’re sure to make you say “yum!”
They’re fresh, crunchy, and just a little bit salty.
And with every bite, you get a satisfying crunch followed by a burst of tomato flavor that will leave you wanting more.
When you feel like having a light, easy-to-eat snack, there’s nothing like Hummus.
Hummus has a rich, creamy texture and a savory flavor that comes from chickpeas that have been boiled, blended, and seasoned with garlic and lemon juice and then topped with an olive.
You can dip anything in it: carrots are classic, but celery sticks or bell peppers work well too.
You can also try it as a dip for a warm pita.
Mozzarella Sticks are the perfect way to take your meal from good to great.
They taste like string cheese, and they’re delicate and slightly sour, with a milk-like freshness that makes you feel like you’re eating a spoonful of heaven.
Best of all, Mozzarella Sticks are a crowd pleaser for the whole family—even kids love them.
Just be sure to serve them with marinara sauce (or ranch dressing) for dipping.
Savory Pie Crust Crackers are a treat that’s as elegant as it tastes.
Their buttery, crispy texture will make you think of the pie crust of your dreams—but in snack form.
The earthy mushrooms and fragrant rosemary are sure to delight, while the nutty parmesan cheese adds a touch of sophistication.
They’re also great for eating with cheese and olives or just by themselves.
Butter Chicken Tarts With Gouda are one the tastiest savory snacks around.
They’re buttery, they’re chickeny, and they have a crispy crust.
They also have a filling that is a combination of ground chicken, spices, and cheese.
And this filling is super creamy thanks to the gouda cheese that melts over the top of it all.
If you’re into Indian food or just want to try something new in your kitchen, then this recipe will be perfect for you.
Let’s get right to it: these Goat Cheese & Honey Bites are sumptuous.
They’re light and flaky, with a creamy goat cheese topping and just the right amount of sweet honey drizzled on it.
And they’re sprinkled with thyme for an extra burst of flavor.
These little nibbles are the perfect bite-sized snack (or even appetizer) for any occasion or just something savory to munch on while watching TV at home.
The name says it all.
Spinach Artichoke Dip.
This savory dip is a vibrant green color, slightly tangy and fresh, with a rich and creamy texture that’s absolutely loaded with spinach and artichokes.
Pair it with veggies or chips for an easy and fun snack.
20. Garlic Knots
Garlic Knots are the perfect way to show your love for garlic.
They are made with pizza dough that’s been rolled into a knot and brushed with butter, and sprinkled with oregano.
They’re not just tasty; they’re soft, herby, and buttery—and you can eat them all day long.
You love the taste of buffalo chicken, but you don’t want to deal with the mess of wings.
You also want something creamy, spicy, and tangy.
And you want it all on a crunchy and succulent, leafy and earthy celery stick.
That’s why I’ve included buffalo chicken celery sticks here.
They’re juicy and savory—perfectly suited for whatever type of craving you might have.
These cheesy baked nachos are the perfect snack to share with friends or family.
It’s a simple recipe that’s easy to make, but it packs a lot of flavor in just one bite.
The cheese is melted and gooey, and there are plenty of toppings, so you can customize your nacho experience every time.
Loaded tater tots.
I’ve got them.
And you’re going to want them, too.
These taters are covered in cheese, bacon, sour cream, and green onions for an explosion of flavor that will excite your palate.
They’re also savory and very satisfying, with crunchiness on the outside and a smooth mushy texture on the inside.
You’ll be hard-pressed to find another treat that’s as crunchy and creamy at once.
If you’re looking for a sweet, savory snack that’s crispy, smokey, and salty, try Brown Sugar Bacon Wrapped Pineapple Bites.
These little treats have a lot happening in a small package.
The brown sugar is the perfect complement to the bacon, which pairs perfectly with the juicy and tart pineapple.
Want to take these over the top?
Top them off with a sprinkle of smoked paprika for some added zing.
Who doesn’t love a good Stuffed Mushroom?
Stuffed Mushrooms are like the mini-me of savory snacks—they’re tiny little savory treats, but they taste like a million bucks.
And they’re even better when they’re veggie-loaded, so you can pretend you’re eating spinach-artichoke dip (but with a meaty texture and juicy, earthy flavor).
You’ll be amazed at how much you can enjoy each bite of this snack.
It’s just like the filling from your favorite veggie burger, but with a cheesy finish that makes it feel like a party in your mouth.
Cheese Quesadillas are like a hug in a tortilla.
You can enjoy them anytime—for breakfast, lunch, dinner, or whenever you like!
They’re also just as good when they’re cold, but they’re even better when they’re hot.
And they’re crispy and cheesy, with a creamy avocado sauce that’ll make you want to eat three of them at once.
Bacon Cheeseburger Bites are a fun, flavorful snack that you can make in your own kitchen.
They’re like miniature versions of the classic burger, but with phyllo cups instead of buns.
The base is crunchy and tender, while the filling is juicy and flavorful.
And the topping?
Sharp cheddar cheese and smoky bacon to give it that extra oomph.
28. Snacking Shrimp
Snacking Shrimp is the answer to your prayers.
The Asian flair of the deep, aromatic flavors of garlic, ginger, and soy sauce will have you feeling like you’ve just been whisked away to a faraway land.
And dark sesame oil?
I’ll let you in on a secret: it’s what gives this shrimp its hint of nuttiness that blends so well with all the other flavors.
This is a snack that’s perfect for any time of day—it’s light enough for breakfast but rich enough to satisfy your hunger at any other point during your busy day.
Cheesy Thumbprint Cookies: the new twist on your classic jam-filled sweet thumbprint cookie.
These cookies have all the things you love about thumbprints but with a spicy kick.
Crisp on the edges, soft in the middle, and filled with bourbon tomato jam that’s sweet and savory.
These cookies are indeed cheesy and salty, with just a little bit of heat.
30. Sausage Rolls
Who says a Sausage Roll is a dry, boring snack?
Definitely not me!
I think it’s the perfect balance between crispy, fluffy, and meaty.
It combines ground beef with herbs and spices to create an experience that’s as satisfying as it is delicious.
Then, you have the puff pastry, which is baked until the outside is golden brown and firm, while the inside is light, soft, and full of flavor.
You’ll want to try these sausage rolls any time you need something that’s easy on your budget but high in taste.
31. Pizza Pocket
It’s just a pizza in a bread roll.
So, what’s the big deal?
Well, let’s start with the bread.
It’s soft, it’s herby… and it gets all crispy on the outside when you bake it.
Then there’s the sweet and tangy pizza sauce.
And don’t even get me started on the cheese—it melts just right into a gooey mess (even if it’s vegan)
But wait, you still got the veggies: they’re crunchy and fresh, but they don’t overpower anything else in this pocket of epic proportions (no word of a lie).
In fact, they’re just enough to give you an extra burst of flavor without making it seem like there are too many ingredients involved here.
When you want a cheese that’s bold and full of flavor, you need to try Marinated Mozzarella.
Marinated Mozzarella is made with fresh herbs and spices—like basil, parsley, and chives—so it’s always delicious and savory.
It’s also a great snack for any occasion: serve it with some crackers or pretzels for a quick bite on the go!
33. Mini Meat Pies
Mini Meat Pies.
And they’re so good, you’ll want to eat them all up in one sitting.
These tasty little pies are made with a flaky pie crust that’s filled with ground meat, fresh herbs like thyme leaves, and chutney.
The recipe also includes cranberries for an ever-so-slight sweet flavor that pairs well with the savory meat mixture.
These Dutch Meatballs are completely different from your run-of-the-mill meatballs.
These bad boys are crispy on the outside, soft and gooey on the inside, and have a rich, beefy flavor that is totally irresistible.
They’re made with stewed beef stock and breadcrumbs, which helps give them an amazing texture.
And because they’re so chunky, they don’t fall apart when you bite into them—in fact, they kind of squish around in your mouth as you chew them.
Stuffed Baby Bell Peppers are the kind of snack to bond with your family.
They’re savory, gooey, and downright flavorful—with a little bit of crunch from the walnuts.
So, if you want a snack on the go or something to munch on while watching your favorite show at home, these Stuffed Baby Bell Peppers are for you.
Crispy, creamy, and cheesy.
When you want to treat yourself but don’t want to feel guilty about it, these are the rolls for you.
Let’s start with a base of leeks sautéed with onion until they’re tender and golden brown.
Then you’ll also have the spinach-cheese mix that gives these rolls a bit more color and texture.
And lastly, you’ll get the lightest, crispiest pastry shell you’ll ever have.
Just one bite of these rolls, and you’ll be hooked!
37. Pork Fries
Are you ready to get your crunch on, but you’re not sure what to use?
Pork fries are here to save the day.
They’re crispy-breaded pork tenders that have been coated in a savory batter and fried until they’re golden brown.
They taste like savory heaven, with a hint of sweetness from the brown sugar pancake syrup sauce they usually pair with.
Jalapeño Cornbread Whoopie Pies With Goat Cheese & Bacon Filling are a unique take on the classic whoopie pie.
They’re cornbread cakes but with a little kick from the jalapeño.
And the goat cheese and bacon filling are sandwiched between two slightly spicy cornbread bites.
A sweet, spicy, and savory treat that goes great with afternoon tea or coffee.
Trying to find a new way to add some spinach and cheese to your life?
Well, these spinach and cheese muffins are the answer!
They’re the perfect blend of creamy spinach and cheesy goodness.
But what do spinach and cheese muffins taste like?
They have the same creaminess as a spinach dip, with all the spices and flavorings that you’d expect from a quesadilla.
And they’re pretty much like spinach dip, with all the spices and flavorings you’d expect from a quesadilla—but instead of being dipped in, they’re baked inside a muffin pan.
If you’re a fan of chicken, you’ll love these Chicken Ranch Snack Wraps.
They’re a copycat recipe from McDonald’s, but they taste even better.
These tasty treats are made with three types of cheese and ranch dressing.
The chicken strips and tortilla are rolled up together and baked until they’re golden brown and crusty on the outside and cheesy, gooey, and slightly tangy on the inside.
Now, you don’t have to go outside to get your chicken fix anymore—these chicken ranch snack wraps will save the day.
Hey there, pizza lovers!
Have you ever wanted to combine the best of both worlds?
A crunchy tortilla shell, melty mozzarella cheese, and fresh tomatoes—all topped with the seasoning that makes it all come together: Italian!
Introducing the Caprese Tortilla Pizza.
It’s a mouthwatering combination of sweet, tangy, and cheesy flavors that will have you asking for more.
Do you know what’s better than chicken wings?
Super Crispy Garlic Parmesan Wings.
These little morsels of deliciousness are covered in a creamy and cheesy coating that’s full of garlic and parsley.
The way they pop and crackle when you bite into them is an audible sigh of contentment.
Ribeye Steak Crostini With Horseradish Sauce.
So, how does it taste?
It’s juicy and flavorful!
But what is it made of?
The crostini is topped with slices of succulent ribeye steak.
Then, it’s finished with a dollop of horseradish sauce that’s creamy and tangy—because when it comes to getting down with your food, there’s no such thing as too much flavor.
These Cajun Shrimp Sweet Potato Bites taste like a harmony of flavors in your mouth. Literally.
They’re savory snacks, pan-fried tender shrimps, served on top of creamy guacamole and a bed of crispy sweet potato fries.
But it’s the spicy Cajun seasoning that makes these delectable bites so irresistible—it’s sweet, salty, and downright addictive.
So, if you’re looking for a snack that’s spicy, sweet, and crunchy all at once, these bites are for you.
Crispy Cheesy Potato Stacks are like little bundles of joy that are so addicting that you will want to make them every day!
These stacks are made with thin slices of potatoes, butter, oregano, thyme, garlic, cheese, and seasonings.
They are super crispy on the edges and have just enough herbs in each bite to give it a hint of flavor that is not overpowering but still very tasty.
I guarantee you that this will be your new favorite go-to snack at any time of the day.
The bottom line
In a world where it’s possible to get a snack for any occasion, it’s important to have a go-to list of savory snacks that are sure to satisfy.
So, whether you’re looking for something delicious and easy when you’re on the go or if you just want a simple pick-me-up in the middle of the day, these 45 savory snacks won’t let you down.
Best Savory Snacks
When you're hungry, you need a snack. But not just any snack: you need something that will hit the spot—unlock these 45 savory snacks!
- Bacon Crackers
- Spiced Walnuts
- Fried Pickles
- Air Fryer Pizza Rolls
- Avocado Egg Rolls With Vegan Cilantro Ranch
- Sea Salt & Garlic Kale Chips
- Fried Mac & Cheese Balls
- Pasta Chips
- Crispy Corn Cheese Balls
- Vegetable Spring Rolls
- Crispy Buffalo Wings
- Zucchini Fries
- Crispy Parmesan Tomato Chips
- Mozzarella Sticks
- Savory Pie Crust Crackers
- Butter Chicken Tarts With Gouda
- Goat Cheese & Honey Bites
- Spinach Artichoke Dip
- Garlic Knots
- Buffalo Chicken Celery Sticks
- Oven Baked Nachos & Cheese
- Loaded Tater Tots
- Brown Sugar Bacon Wrapped Pineapple Bites
- Stuffed Mushrooms
- Cheese Quesadilla
- Bacon Cheeseburger Bites
- Snacking Shrimp
- Cheesy Thumbprint Cookies
- Sausage Rolls
- Pizza Pocket
- Marinated Mozzarella
- Mini Meat Pies
- Dutch Meatballs (Bitterballen)
- Stuffed Baby Bell Peppers
- Crispy Leek, Spinach, & Feta Filo Rolls
- Pork Fries
- Jalapeño Cornbread Whoopie Pies With Goat Cheese & Bacon Filling
- Spinach & Cheese Muffins
- Chicken Ranch Snack Wraps
- Caprese Tortilla Pizza
- Super Crispy Garlic Parmesan Wings
- Ribeye Steak Crostini With Horseradish Sauce
- Cajun Shrimp Sweet Potato Bites
- Crispy Cheesy Potato Stacks
- Pick one or more options from our list of Savory Snacks here!
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