Pork chops are one of the most classic dinner mains. This hearty protein has a mild taste and therefore pairs well with almost anything. Because pork chops match with so many flavors, the question becomes what to serve with pork chops? That’s what we’re talking about today. I have some great sides that you might want to try with your next pork chop meal and beyond.
Why Serve Sides with This Dish
With pork chops being what they are, you can get a little creative with sides. Although their flavor is substantial, pork chops are not overpowering which means you can gussie them up with a great side and have a little fun at the same time!
Go for healthy sides, or opt for pure comfort foods. How about a little of both? The choice is up to you, but whatever sides you choose, you’re likely to end up with some fantastic ones!
What to Serve with Pork Chops
If you’re looking for a recipe side that will match your next pork chop recipe, then you’ve come to the right place. I’ve put together a list of the best of the best sides to serve with pork chops. From classic corn on the cob to potatoes, to casseroles and so much more, you’ll find sides that will satisfy everyone’s tastes.
This air fryer corn on the cob comes out perfectly-cooked every single time. So sweet and crunchy, you can’t mess it up.
This scalloped corn recipe brings corn and cheese together creating the most delicious corn dish ever! This one’s always a hit.
Comfort never tasted so so good with this wonderful, basic scalloped potatoes dish. It’s the classic side for pork chops.
Dress potatoes up with honey, garlic, and soy sauce and you’ve got a potato dish with an Asian flare! Yum.
Take your basic corn muffins, load them up with bacon, cheese, onions, and jalapenos and you’ve got muffins with attitude! Indulge!
Rich, creamy and overflowing with amazing flavors, this casserole can stand on it’s own, but is also the ultimate side.
Made two ways, this sweet potato casserole is a must for the holidays or whenever the craving hits. Both are definite crowd pleasers.
Take giant potatoes, dress them up with crispy bacon, cheese, sour cream, and more and what you get? Flavors personified. So good!
It’s amazing what Parmesan cheese and a little seasoning can do to a baked potato. The taste is pure perfection!
Perfectly-cooked rice, tender broccoli, creamy cheese, and more come together to make the most fabulous side that complements any main.
Enjoy the taste of Greek with this healthy salad. A dose of delicious is just the thing you’re looking for.
Hearty and rich, this side dish is teeming with vegetables. Turns average stuffing into extraordinary stuffing. A definite keeper!
Carrots, onions and peppers simmered in a flavorful sauce, makes this side dish not only super healthy, but super tasty as well. When it comes to pork, this ones a gem.
A delicious and colorful pasta salad with generous amounts of feta cheese, orzo and a killer dressing, this side dish can’t be overlooked. Serve alongside the pork chops or put them right in there.
Gorgeous mushrooms bathed in a flavorful teriyaki sauce, makes a zesty appetizer or side.
Whether pan-fried or baked, these coated zucchini disks are a treat within themselves making them the perfect side or appetizer.
Never mind red, red wine. How about red red rice! This recipe is a zesty take on rice that will have you begging for more!
Shout out to gran on this recipe. Load it up with zucchini, carrots, and other vegetables of your choice, and you’ve got one very healthy and satisfying casserole!
Tender mushrooms, sweet onions, coated in a tangy, sweet soy sauce glaze, you can’t ask for a better side!
Potatoes and cauliflower smothered in a smooth, creamy Alfredo sauce become a deliciously rich side you’ll want to make time and time again.
Head to Hidden Valley for these delicious Ranched-glazed carrots. Try them once and you’ll never go back to plain.
These babies are crispy on the outside, tender and fluffy on the inside. Just what you want in a potato. With this side, breakfast and dinner never looked so good!
Crispy air-fried potatoes, mixed with vegetables becomes a side that covers all the bases in the flavor department.
Green beans with bacon, and brown sugar? It doesn’t get much better than that. Oh, wait, it does, because this dish also has onions, garlic, and soy sauce. What a combination!
Garlic butter is the perfect partner for carrots. It’s the one flavorful ingredient that can change the taste of carrots on a dime! Lovely.
Green beans and other classic veggies stir-fried to perfection in a light, flavorful sauce is vegetarian’s dream and a delight for the rest of us!
Tender carrots coated in a sweet glaze is an oldie, but goody that goes with just about any main you can think of.
It’s the smoke that gives this vegetable side a tasty twist. Grabs you by the taste buds and won’t let go.
Green beans get a makeover thanks to the smoker. Full of fried onions, creamy soup, and all the things we love in a green bean casserole, this one gets top billing.
Take Pork Chops to the Next Level
With delicious sides like these, pork chops never looked so good! From the classic corn on the cob to smoked green bean casserole and everything in between, these sides can take your pork chop meals to an entirely new place. Now you’re in the know. Pick your favorites and get going!