Cooking for a group in the comforts of your home can be a lot fun, but cooking for that same group outdoors while camping is a much different story. There is no oven, ample counter space or fridge, just a grill/campfire, picnic table and cooler. But some pretty tasty creations are still feasible – especially for lunch. Yes you could just break out a loaf of bread, slap down some deli meat and cheese and call it a day, but that’s for amateurs. If you want to take the sandwich up a notch, these 10 sandwich recipes are perfect to feed a hungry group of campers.
1. Philly Cheesesteak Loaf Sandwich
Imagine devouring a piping hot, melty Philly Cheesesteak Sandwich while sitting around a campfire. This can easily be a reality. Making this Philly Cheesesteak Loaf can feed a group and is easy to make over the campfire. Click here for the recipe.
2. Italian Crazy Bread Sandwich
This Italian Sandwich gets 1,000 times better after warming it over the fire. Melty cheese, warm pepperoncini slices and toasted salami in a loaf of bread make this a perfect dish to share with a group. Don’t count on there being any leftovers. Click here for the recipe.
3. Roast Beef Sandwich Loaf
Sandwiches are an easy lunch when you’re camping, but making individual sandwiches can be time consuming. Just make one giant loaf of goodness for everyone to slice off and enjoy. Click here for the recipe.
4. BBQ Shrimp Po’ Boy
Campsite cooking will never be the same after you make this dirty south BBQ Shrimp Po’ Boy. A southern tradition at its finest, the Shrimp Po’ Boy is perfect in every way. Big enough for a group, this po’ boy can be cut in to small sandwiches and enjoyed by all. Click here for the recipe.
5. Toasty Chipotle Turkey Melt
Good warm or cold this spiced up Chipotle Turkey Melt is a great camping lunch. Whether you pack it for a trail side lunch or gather around the picnic table this kicked up sandwich will be devoured by the whole family. Click here for the recipe.
6. Buffalo Chicken Meatball Subs
The meatball just got cooler. Buffalo chicken is all the rage and for good reason – it’s delicious. Put that between melted cheese and bread and it’s a recipe for success. Plus, did we mention it’s drizzled with bleu cheese? Amazing. Click here for the recipe.
7. Muffaletta Sandwich Loaf
With another nod to New Orleans, this Muffaletta Loaf is something to write home about. This meaty sandwich is filled with veggies and vinaigrette sauce that will blow your mind. Having it in one large loaf allows everyone to easily break off a chunk and it makes less work for the person making it! Click here for the recipe.
8. Grilled Caprese Sandwich Loaf
A well made caprese sandwich is just the ticket on a warm day. It’s super refreshing and not to mention tasty. By making slits down a loaf of french bread you can easily make this sandwich for a group, heating it up to perfection over the campfire. Click here for the recipe.
9. Chicken Salad Sandwich Loaf
What a genius way to make chicken salad sandwiches for a group! Hollow out a loaf of french bread, stuff the chicken salad in and cut it up in to smaller sandwiches. It stores well, is easy to eat and just down right a good idea. Click here for the recipe.
10. Marinara Meatball Party Sub
What could be better than a warm meatball sub straight from the campfire? That’s a tough question to answer. This easy meatball party sub is easy to make and can be cut in to personal sized sandwiches for each guest. Click here for the recipe.