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These Taco Sloppy Joes are the perfect mix of two dinnertime favorites! They are quick, easy to make, and a total crowd pleaser. Load them up with your favorite toppings and serve for an awesome dinner or for parties and tailgates! #sloppyjoes #dinner #groundbeef #tacos #tacotuesday

Taco Sloppy Joes

These Taco Sloppy Joes are the perfect mix of two dinnertime favorites! They are quick, easy to make, and a total crowd pleaser. Load them up with your favorite toppings and serve for an awesome dinner or for parties and tailgates!

Course Main
Cuisine American, Mexican Inspired
Keyword sloppy joes, sloppy joes recipe, taco sloppy joes
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 6 servings
Calories 135 kcal

Ingredients

Sloppy Joes:

  • 1 pound lean ground beef
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 packet taco seasoning
  • 1 cup chunky salsa
  • 1/4-1/2 cup water
  • buns, for serving

Toppings (optional):

  • shredded Mexican blend cheese
  • shredded lettuce
  • diced tomato
  • diced avocado or guacamole
  • sour cream

Instructions

  1. Brown ground, chopped onion, and garlic in a large skillet over medium high heat. Drain grease and add the taco seasoning and salsa. 

  2. Reduce heat to medium low and cook for about 5 more minutes until mixture has thickened and is heated through. Add up to 1/2 cup of water to achieve desired consistency. Serve over hamburgers buns and add desired toppings such as shredded cheese, shredded lettuce, diced tomato, avocado, guacamole, or sour cream. Enjoy!

Recipe Notes

*Nutrition facts do not include buns or optional toppings.

Nutrition Facts
Taco Sloppy Joes
Amount Per Serving
Calories 135 Calories from Fat 27
% Daily Value*
Fat 3g5%
Saturated Fat 1g6%
Cholesterol 46mg15%
Sodium 826mg36%
Potassium 411mg12%
Carbohydrates 8g3%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 3g3%
Protein 17g34%
Vitamin A 755IU15%
Vitamin C 5.1mg6%
Calcium 26mg3%
Iron 2.4mg13%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.