Bring the taste of the Lone Star State into your very own kitchen with these 21 Texas Roadhouse copycat recipes.
When it comes to steaks, ribs, sides, and comfort foods, Texas Roadhouse serves some of the best.
Not only is their food scrumptious but it also has that cozy, home-cooked vibe.
But who says you can’t enjoy these iconic dishes at home? There are thousands of copycat recipes out there, and I’m here to tell you which ones to try.
With these easy-to-follow recipes, there’s no need to leave home to enjoy the best dishes that Texas Roadhouse has to offer. And I love how these recipes are so close to the original and yet are much cheaper. It’s the best of both worlds!
So, without further ado, here is a roundup of some of the best Texas Roadhouse recipes online!
1. Texas Roadhouse Rolls
We’re starting out this list with Texas Roadhouse rolls, aka one of the most irresistible rolls on the planet.
Sure, this recipe may not be a replica, but it definitely comes close! It makes such fluffy and buttery rolls you can’t limit yourself to just one serving.
These tasty buns are the perfect appetizer for big parties and intimate gatherings. Heck, they’re great any day of the week!
2. Texas Roadhouse Cinnamon Butter
Texas Roadhouse cinnamon butter has that wonderful, unique flavor that melts in your mouth. There’s just something about the combination of powdered sugar, honey, and cinnamon in butter that’s completely captivating.
This cinnamon butter copycat is fantastic with any kind of bread, but of course, it tastes best with no other than Texas Roadhouse rolls!
3. Texas Roadhouse Chili
There’s nothing like a hot bowl of chili to warm you up on a cold, rainy or winter night. Texas Roadhouse has truly nailed its chili game, which is why its recipe is highly coveted.
Again, this recipe may not be original, but it’s darn close. The hot and smoky flavors provide the utmost level of comfort that no other chili can. Just picturing myself curling up in front of the fireplace with this incredible chili already warms my heart.
Best of all, this chili recipe comes together in under an hour! Quick, easy, and tasty: now that sounds like a perfect combination.
4. Texas Roadhouse Prime Rib
When it comes to ribs, Texas Roadhouse is king. With its succulent, flavorful beef that’s roasted to perfection, the food chain has definitely hit this dish out of the park.
But while Texas Roadhouse has managed to keep their recipe a secret, I’ve got one that comes close to their mouth-watering, fall-off-the-bone rib. Sure, it takes a while to make, but the wait is 100% worth it.
5. Texas Roadhouse Steak Rub
What makes Texas Roadhouse steaks and ribs incredibly flavorful is the seasoning. If you’re a fan of those smoky and spicy flavors, then this recipe is for you.
With this recipe, you’ll get the perfect blend of spices that put all other seasonings to shame. And even if you haven’t tasted Texas Roadhouse’s signature dishes, you’ll still definitely love this rub!
And the best part? This steak rub is so easy to make! In fact, I’m pretty sure you already have the ingredients in your pantry.
Oh, and the seasoning has a long shelf-life, to boot! Stored properly in a jar, it lasts for up to 6 months.
6. Texas Roadhouse Fried Pickles
Fried pickles, anyone? This copycat recipe is so tasty, you might end up making it every day! Which is not a problem, because these lovely southern fried pickles are incredibly easy to make.
There’s nothing like sweet and tangy pickles deep fried until golden. The combination of flavors and textures is absolutely stunning.
And, dipped in a savory dip made with mayo, horseradish, ketchup, and Cajun seasoning, these pickles are irresistible.
7. Texas Roadhouse Green Beans
Everyone who has been to Texas Roadhouse knows exactly how wonderful their green beans are. The combination of crunchy beans and smoky bacon is just downright fantastic. Add to that the flavors from the sugar, pepper, and onions, and you get something completely magical.
8. Texas Roadhouse Fried Catfish
Tender fish coated in batter and deep fried into perfection. Can there be a more addictive fish dish than this? I don’t think so!
This copycat Texas Roadhouse fried catfish is already good on its own, but dipped in a creole mustard sauce — oh boy, the flavors are out of this world!
Serve this crisp and juicy fried catfish with coleslaw, cornbread, and hush puppies, and you’ve got yourself a hearty southern feast.
Oh, and I forgot to mention: this dish comes together in just 30 minutes!
9. Texas Roadhouse Tater Skins
Who can say no to crisp potato skins loaded with cheddar cheese, bacon, and sour cream? This Texas Roadhouse copycat is one of those ridiculously mouth watering appetizers that is sure to disappear in minutes.
Crunchy on the outside, tender on the inside, and rich and creamy all over. What’s not to love about these spuds?!
And, since potatoes are the star of this dish, you can tell how hearty this dish can be. It’s so satisfying you can serve it as a main dish!
You can make them exactly (or almost) as Texas Roadhouse does them, or customize according to your preference. Whether you add different types of cheese or top it with some cayenne pepper or hot sauce for a bit of kick, you can’t go wrong.
10. Texas Roadhouse Cheese Fries
Who can say no to cheese fries? Definitely not me! This Texas Roadhouse copycat makes the most savory and delectable cheesy fries there are.
Completed with melted cheese and smoky bacon, these fries are seriously addictive. Best of all, it’s super easy so you can make it at home any time, any day!
Whether you serve it as an appetizer or as a main, your family definitely won’t complain!
11. Texas Roadhouse Cactus Blossom
This super tasty appetizer is both a feast for the eyes and the tastebuds! Texas Roadhouse may have the yummiest cactus blossom, but that doesn’t mean you can’t make it at home.
With this recipe, you can make the two things that give this signature appetizer its distinct flavor: the batter and the dipping sauce.
Just picture that deep-fried battered onion dipped in that delectable sauce. It’s heaven in a bite!
And if you think that turning an onion into a majestic flower is complicated, think again. It just takes some slices to make those pretty petals. Then, you just coat it in batter and into the deep-fryer it goes!
12. Texas Roadhouse Shrimp
Sometimes, it’s the simplest recipes that make the tastiest dishes. This is certainly the case for this copycat Texas Roadhouse shrimp recipe.
Super fresh shrimp marinated in lemon, garlic, and fresh herbs and cooked in compound butter – that’s all it is! Minimal effort, maximum flavor.
13. Texas Roadhouse Seasoned Rice
One of my most favorite Texas Roadhouse sides is their seasoned rice. I never visit Texas Roadhouse without ordering their rice. Nothing too fancy here, just perfectly seasoned rice — just the way I like it.
But just because it’s a simple dish doesn’t mean it’s dull and boring. In fact, this rice is so full of flavor, I scoured the internet to find the very best copycat recipe.
After a lot of searching, I’ve finally found it. And the good news: it’s easy to make!
All you need are basic pantry ingredients that you probably have on hand: rice, salted butter, chicken broth, parsley, soy sauce, onion, paprika, garlic powder, cayenne pepper, salt, and pepper.
14. Texas Roadhouse Loaded Sweet Potato
This loaded sweet potato recipe is insanely delicious. One bite will take you to eternal bliss. It makes the most flavorful loaded sweet potato there is!
And it’s easy to make to boot. Paired with copycat Texas Roadhouse rolls, you’ve got yourself a fantastic feast.
15. Texas Roadhouse Ribs
Ribs are perhaps Texas Roadhouse’s most iconic dish, and for good reason. Nothing compares to succulent meat that’s packed with so much flavor.
And naturally, the recipe for this famous dish is a well-kept secret. But hey, this copycat recipe is so darn close, it’s almost like you’re eating the actual thing!
Hearty, juicy, fork-tender meat that falls off the bone the moment you pick it up, this is everything you want in your ribs. And sure, they may take a while to make; but if it means you’ll get a truly irresistible meal.
16. Texas Roadhouse Baked Potato
Count on Texas Roadhouse to take simple ingredients and turn them into drool-worthy creations. Case in point: their baked potato.
It’s hearty, fluffy, and loaded with butter, sour cream, cheddar, and bacon. It doesn’t get much better than that! And yes, you can definitely whip this up at home.
With this simple recipe, there’s no need to head out to your nearest Texas Roadhouse to enjoy a hot spud loaded with rich and savory toppings.
17. Texas Roadhouse Rattlesnake Bites
They may have a sinister name, but these rattlesnake bites are nothing but heavenly.
Deep fried cheese balls filled with jalapeno bits? Boy, Texas Roadhouse definitely knocked it out of the park with this one.
And thanks to this copycat recipe, you can make these seriously addictive appetizers at home. They’re crunchy, cheesy, and perfectly spicy!
Dipped in a ranch or honey mustard dressing, these balls everything you can ever ask for in an appetizer.
18. Texas Roadhouse Mashed Potatoes
Here’s another one of Texas Roadhouse’s signature potato side dishes. Their mashed potatoes are creamy, velvety, and perfectly seasoned.
And the best part? You can make them yourself! With just some Idaho potatoes, butter, milk, salt, and pepper, you can recreate this thick and tasty dish in no time.
You can make it just like Texas Roadhouse does it, or make it cheesier by adding shredded cheese into the mix.
19. Texas Roadhouse Pork Chops
Well-seasoned pork chops grilled to perfection and served with a side of peppercorn sauce. What can be more beautiful and satisfying than that?
Indeed, Texas Roadhouse Pork Chops are one of the tastiest, most succulent creations of the famous food chain. And yes, you can make them at home as well!
Apart from the tender chops, the key to this dish is that sauce. Creamy and buttery sauce flavored with garlic, peppercorn, Dijon mustard, and nutmeg? That’s definitely the perfect way to season any meat.
20. Texas Roadhouse Strawberry Margarita
To me, a party is not a party without some margaritas! And when it comes to this sweet and refreshing beverage, Texas Roadhouse has hit it out of the park.
Their recipe has the perfect balance of sweet, tangy, and bitter. It’s so good it’s hard to drink just one glass!
This copycat recipe is so easy to make, all you need are frozen strawberries, tequila, lime juice, and your favorite liqueur. Depending on how strong you want your drink, you can use spirits such as Cointreau, Gran Marnier, or Blue Curacao.
Pour that stunning concoction in a cocktail glass lined with kosher salt and enjoy!
21. Texas Roadhouse Big ‘Ol Brownie
Last on our list, we have a super sinful dessert that even weight-watchers won’t be able to say no to. This copycat recipe of the Texas Roadhouse brownie has the perfect balance of sweet and chocolate flavors.
And, it’s so easy, you can make it any time, any day! It’s the perfect dessert to end and meal.
And while it’s tempting to have it all to yourself, this huge and decadent brownie is best enjoyed with family and friends.
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