60+ Baked Potato Toppings for an Amazing Potato Bar (with Printable)

My baked potato toppings list has something for everyone! There are endless ways to make a hearty baked potato even more gorge-worthy, and here’s plenty to get you salivating.

Fancy a food-themed challenge? Download my baked potato toppings list, and give them all a try! I’m convinced you’ll find a brand-new combo to fall in love with.

Baked potato toppings list

Popular Baked Potato Toppings

It’s always a good idea to start with the tried and tested. Below, you’ll find some of the classic baked potato toppings. Home cooks have been adding these yummy additions for generations!

  • Butter
  • Sour Cream
  • Bacon
  • Shredded Cheddar Cheese
  • Green Onions
  • Chili
  • Avocado
  • Roasted Broccoli
  • Garlic
  • Baked Beans
Baked Potato Toppings on a board in small bowls


Cheese and baked potatoes are a match like no other! In addition to cheddar (mentioned in the popular baked potato toppings section), here are some delicious cheeses you can try.

  • Shredded (Low-Moisture) Mozzarella
  • Shredded Monterey Jack
  • Grated Parmesan
  • Blue Cheese Crumbles
  • Feta Crumbles
  • Cottage Cheese
  • Soft Goat Cheese
  • Shredded Gruyère
  • Shredded Smoked Gouda
  • Grated Manchego

Shred or grate cheeses at home for the best flavor! Don’t buy pre-shredded or pre-grated.

Meat Toppings

For all the meat feasters, along with chili and bacon bits (mentioned in the popular potato toppings section above), these are some meat toppings you could try on your baked potato.

  • Pulled Pork
  • Grilled or Roast Chicken
  • Serrano Ham, Pepperoni, and/or Other Cured Meats
  • Sausage (Grilled and Chopped)
  • Steak (Grilled and Sliced)
  • Cooked and Seasoned Ground Meat (Beef, Turkey, Chicken)
  • Pulled Lamb Shoulder
  • Venison
  • Smoked Brisket
  • Meatballs

Herbs & Spices

I’ve already mentioned green onions, and here are more fresh herbs and spices you could use to top baked potatoes.

  • Fresh Chives
  • Fresh Parsley
  • Fresh Basil
  • Fresh or Dried Rosemary
  • Fresh or Dried Thyme
  • Fresh or Dried Oregano
  • Smoked or Sweet Paprika
  • Cayenne Pepper
  • Garlic or Onion Powder
  • Flaky Sea Salt (really makes a difference compared to regular table salt!)

Veggies and More

In addition to the roasted broccoli and baked beans mentioned above in the popular section, here are some vegetable toppings for baked potatoes.

Sauces & More

Pour one or more of these rich and flavorsome sauces over your baked potato to elevate your baked potatoes.

More Topping Ideas

If you’re still looking for ideas, I’ve got a few more treats here you should definitely try.

  1. Scrambled Eggs
  2. Sun-Dried Tomatoes
  3. Grilled Corn
  4. Jalapeños

Some of My Favorite Combos

  • Traditional Baked Potato: cheddar cheese + sour cream + bacon + chives
  • Taco-Seasoned: taco ground beef + shredded lettuce + diced tomatoes + sour cream
  • Chimichurri Steak: chimichurri + steak + roasted peppers
  • Mediterranean-Inspired: Greek yogurt + roasted peppers or roasted veggies + goat cheese + chopped fresh parsley
  • Antipasto: marinated artichoke hearts + sundried tomatoes + ricotta + basil
  • Greek-Inspired: tzatziki + Feta cheese + Kalamata olives
  • Mexican-Inspired: ‘elote’-themed (grilled corn, cotija cheese, mayo, Mexican crema, cilantro, lime, chili powder)
  • Try Something New (but Familiar): sliced steak + sour cream mushroom sauce + fresh parsley
  • Breakfast: Butter + scrambled eggs + bacon + avocado
  • Broccoli and Cheese: roasted or air-fried broccoli + cheddar + sour cream + Parmesan

Try this Air-Fryer Baked Potato Recipe for Your Toppings

Crispy on the outside and fluffy on the inside, this air-fryer baked potato recipe will be perfect for all of these toppings!

Air Fryer Baked Potato

I hope these suggestions help you plan a dinner that’s really scrumptious! What are your favorite toppings for baked potatoes? Let me know below.

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Baked potato toppings list

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