Explore homemade sauces and dips to make super tasty buffalo chicken meals, plus quick side dishes to feed your family and guests with this collection of the best buffalo chicken sides. Most of these delicious side dishes take less than 30 minutes from prep to plate, making them convenient for busy people.
Homemade Sauces & Dips
These sauces and creamy dips cool down the spicy heat in your buffalo chicken pieces. I'm sharing these because they taste great, but are also easy to make.
Make healthy homemade ranch dressing easily using only a handful of simple ingredients. It will be ready in as little as 5 minutes. I often use this or the blue cheese above with my air fryer buffalo chicken breasts, romaine lettuce, and cherry tomatoes.
This one has more proteins and fewer calories than the traditional dip, making it one of the lighter options in this group. It uses only 4 ingredients and comes together in 5 minutes.
Hot & Cold Buffalo Chicken Side Dishes
Below is a list of easy and family-friendly buffalo chicken sides to spice up your dinner menu. It’s a combination of classic sides and healthier variations of popular dishes. These pair well with any buffalo chicken main dish.
These cauliflower hash browns are a great option if you have a taste for tator tots with your buffalo chicken, but need a healthier option. These use cauliflower rice, but taste great with simple ingredients.
Make a low-carb, gluten-free version of your favorite KFC coleslaw in less than 5 minutes. This one requires a handful of common ingredients. The creamy coleslaw dressing has a slghtly sweet and tangy flavor.
Creamy and incredibly delicious, this cucumber potato salad is your ideal family-friendly buffalo chicken side dish. The fresh herbs combined with the creamy sauce will cool down the spicy buffalo sauce!
These air-fried vegetables don’t get the attention they deserve. They are marinated for extra flavor, non-greasy, and simply delicious. Everything will be ready in under 30 minutes. Add these along with my air fryer buffalo chicken bites to a toasted flour tortilla for simple buffalo chicken-style fajitas.