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What to Serve With Minestrone Soup: 27 Satisfying Side Dishes

If you’re looking for the perfect side dish to serve with minestrone soup, this recipe collection has got you covered. From salads to breads to pizzas and more, you’ll be sure to find the right side dish to pair with your favorite minestrone soup recipe.

collage of 4 of the sides for minestrone soup from the roundup.

Minestrone is a classic Italian vegetable soup made with a variety of vegetables in a tomato-infused broth.

The soup often contains white beans or kidney beans as well as either pasta, rice, or potatoes. It can be made with chicken broth or stock or be fully vegetarian using vegetable broth instead.

Some recipes also call for the addition of meat such as ground beef, ground turkey, or Italian sausage.

A number of versions also infuse this delicious soup with a Parmesan rind while cooking.

You can use fresh vegetables or even frozen or leftover vegetables if that’s what you’ve got on hand to make this Italian favorite.

It’s one of my favorite soups because it’s something the whole family can can enjoy and it’s a great way to get the kids to eat their veggies!

Top it off with some Parmesan cheese or fresh herbs such as fresh basil or fresh parsley.

So, if you’re planning on serving up minestrone as a main course, we’ve got some great side dishes in this roundup to help you complete your meal.

Side Dishes to Serve With Minestrone Soup

As you can see, there are so many great options to serve with minestrone soup. So, which will you choose?

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Friday 7th of October 2022

All of these dishes look so delicious! I've bookmarked this page so I can try each one! Thanks for sharing!


Monday 10th of October 2022

Thanks so much, Lilly! Hope you enjoy them all! :)