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6 Copycat Luby's Recipes You'll Love

Luby's Cafeteria's famous recipes are now available for you to make yourselves!

By: Toby Kuhnke, Editor,
Copycat Lubys Recipes

For fans of Luby's Cafeteria, there are no better dinners, side dishes, or desserts than these copycat Luby's recipes. This Texas-based restaurant has gained quite the loyal fan base, and that's for a good reason -- their food is delicious.

The numerous items of the Luby's menu take classic comfort food and transform it into restaurant-style creations that will make you feel like you're at home.

Any Texan who's been to Luby's can tell you that these staples of the Luby's menu are just what you need to put a smile on your face. Copycat diner recipes are simply the best! From warm, rich grits to a mind-blowing ambrosia and macaroni and cheese that will put all others to shame, these recipes are perfect for your next weeknight meal.

1. 5-Ingredient Luby's Grits

One thing that Luby's Cafeteria is most famous for is their grits. This classic southern recipe is simple, filling, and will surely put a smile on your face with one warm bite. With this copycat recipe, you'll be coming back for seconds.

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5-Ingredient Luby's Grits

2. Homemade Luby's Ambrosia

There's no better way to end a meal than with this recipe for Homemade Luby's Ambrosia. It's simple to make, and that classic combination of tropical, fruity flavors will make this dessert an instant family favorite.

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Homemade Luby's Ambrosia

3. Copycat Luby's Sausage Steak

It's warm, filling, and the perfect weeknight meal. This recipe for Copycat Luby's Sausage Steak is a nearly perfect replica of one of their most popular dishes. Give this recipe a try, and you'll be on cloud nine.

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Copycat Luby's Sausage Steak

4. Copycat Luby's Fried Cabbage

Even those of you who aren't fans of cabbage will love this warm, savory side dish recipe. It's simple, packed with flavor, and it tastes exactly like this amazing side from Luby's Cafeteria. Make sure to save room on your plate for this amazing side dish; it'll steal the show.

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Copycat Luby's Fried Cabbage

5. Luby's Butternut Brownie Pie

Craving something sweet? This recipe for Luby's Butternut Brownie Pie is just what you need. It's perfectly rich, and it's a great way to satisfy your sweet tooth. Bring this recipe to your next family gathering, and it will practically fly out of the serving dish.

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Luby's Butternut Brownie Pie

6. Luby's Copycat Macaroni and Cheese

Last but certainly not least, no collection of Luby's Cafeteria recipes would be complete without their world famous macaroni and cheese. It's the perfect comfort food, after all. Give this copycat recipe a try, and you'll fall in love with the cheesy goodness all over again.

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Luby's Copycat Macaroni and Cheese
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