20 Easy Halloween Food and Appetizer Ideas

Halloween is one of my family’s favorite holidays. The kids love decorating the house in spooky decorations and making scary Halloween food and appetizers.

I use to always focus on desserts like cookies and cupcakes for Halloween. Then, I researched and found there are some delicious food and appetizers you can make that are great for Halloween. They are creative, fun, spooky, and scary.

I have gathered 20 of the best Halloween food and appetizers for you to make for your family. They are all delicious and spooky. Easy to make and you will have everyone asking for more. I included a variety of different types of food.

Easy Halloween Food And Appetizer Ideas

taco dip with cheese

Halloween Taco Dip

I like to make any kind of dips, so I had to include this recipe on the list.

Try this creative spider web Halloween taco dip.

Get this recipe on The Tipsy Housewife.

halloween pizza with ghosts on top

Spooky Halloween Pizzas

This is a great food to make for your Halloween party.

I am sure the kids will especially love this recipe.

Plus you can decorate the pizza with scary things like ghosts, eyeballs, or spider webs.

Get this recipe on Thursday Night Pizza.

Halloween pizza with spiders

Spider Web Pizza Snacks

Here is another great pizza recipe.

This recipe shows you how to make mini pizzas and decorate them perfectly for Halloween.

Get this recipe on Nerdy Mamma.

spaghetti noodles with sauce

Eyeball Pasta

Try this spooky pasta recipe with monster eyeballs looking at you.

All you need is a few simple ingredients.

Get this recipe on Delish.

mummy meatballs

Mummy Meatballs

Who doesn’t love meatballs? They are quick and easy to make.

Try these tasty spooky mummy meatballs.

Get this recipe on Delish.

Halloween cheese quesadilla

Jack ‘O Lantern Quesadillas

My kid’s love quesadillas. I like that they are quick and easy to make.

This recipe shows you how to turn them into Jack ‘O Lanterns.

Get this recipe on Delish.

Spooky Halloween Snacks

nuts, cheese and pretzels snack board

Halloween Snack Board

Here you will learn how to decorate a spooky snack board for Halloween.

Included are all the favorites like strawberries, cheese, candy, cookies, crackers, and dips.

Get this recipe on Family Fresh Meals.

Halloween Cheese Balls

This recipe shows you how to make these cheeseballs into cute little bats with wings.

Great recipe the kids will love.

Get this recipe on Woman’s Day.

Bite-Sized Eyeballs

You got to have eyeballs for Halloween.

Try these cheesy bite-sized eyeballs.

Get this recipe on Woman’s Day.

Spider Hot Dogs

Turn your hot dogs into spiders.

Great snack for after trick and treating.

Get this recipe on Plain Chicken.

Monster Eye Asparagus Gruyere Tart

Here is another monster eye recipe.

Try this creative monster eye asparagus tart recipe.

Get this recipe on Pizzazzerie.

Halloween Snack Mix

This recipe shows you how to make and decorate a great snack bowl for Halloween.

A great snack to add to your table.

Get this recipe on All Recipes.

Saucy Spider With Hairy Stick Legs

Great Halloween appetizer recipe.

A spooky spider with a tasty sauce.

Get this recipe on Country Living.

Easy Halloween Food Ideas

Here you will get great and delicious Halloween and appetizer recipe ideas.

Lots of spooky ideas for deviled eggs, dip, brownies, and many more options.

Get this recipe on Foxes Love Lemons.

Mummified Garlic Bread

This recipe teaches you how to make the best garlic bread and turn it into mummies.

Get this recipe on Foodtastic Mom.

Flatbread Halloween Recipes

Here is a simple, tasty, and spooky treat to make for Halloween.

The kids will love this mummy flatbread pizza.

Get this recipe on Lil Luna.

Graveyard Taco Cups

These taco cups make the perfect appetizer to enjoy at your party.

Plus they are decorated perfectly for Halloween.

Try these spooky graveyard taco cups.

Get this recipe on Fork and Beans.

Pepperoni Pizza Pockets

Easy pizza pocket recipe which shows you how to carve them into pumpkins.

Get this recipe on Dinner At The Zoo.

Pumpkin Cheese Ball

Cute idea to make for Halloween.

Decorated like a pumpkin, loaded with cheese, and bursting with flavors

Get this recipe on Baking Beauty.

Tangerine Pumpkins and Banana Ghosts

The last recipe on the list is a simple and easy tangerine pumpkin and banana recipe.

Get this recipe on Flo and Grace.

Halloween is a fun time to get creative in the kitchen. Instead of candy and cakes, it’s all about creepy food and appetizers like spiders, eyeballs, pumpkins, Frankenstein’s monster, witches, hats, ghostly faces, skulls, and witches brooms.

Enjoy making these delicious and spooky recipes for Halloween.

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20 Easy Halloween Food and Appetizer Ideas

A list of delicious and spooky Halloween Food and Appetizer Ideas for the family.
Prep Time10 minutes
Cook Time10 minutes
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Halloween Appetizers, Halloween Food, Halloween Food Ideas
Servings: 4
Calories: 120kcal


  • Pasta
  • Ground Beef
  • Cheese


  • Pick a recipe from the list to try for Halloween.
  • Follow the recipe's instructions.


Nutrition will vary depending on the recipe you choose.
Included are a variety of different recipes for you to choose for Halloween. They are all easy, delicious, fun, scary, and spooky.