Ruby Tuesday Broccoli Salad

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Making this delicious Ruby Tuesday broccoli salad is quick and easy. It’s just like the broccoli salad they make at Ruby Tuesday so if you’re a fan of their salad bar you have to try this recipe! It’s easier than you think to make your favorite restaurant recipes at home with these Ruby Tuesday Copycat Recipes.

A pin showing the finished broccoli salad from Ruby Tuesday with the title in the middle.

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Today I’m going to show you how to make another delicious Ruby Tuesday recipe. If you can’t get out right now, or if you are just looking for ways to enjoy your favorite recipes at home, this is a great one to try.

A bowl full of ruby Tuesday broccoli salad finished and ready to be enjoyed.

Ruby Tuesday broccoli salad is perfect as a side dish, a quick lunch, and more. I like to make a batch and after a day or two in the refrigerator it’s even better!

Servings of the finished salad recipe ready to be shared.

Here’s what you’ll need to make Ruby Tuesday broccoli salad:

To make broccoli salad at home you’ll need a few heads of broccoli, some sugar, water, mayonnaise, cheese, onions, vinegar, and bacon. It’s a simple lineup but the flavors really come together to create something delicious.

Another pin showing the title in the middle and the finished broccoli salad on the top and bottom.

This is a pretty classic broccoli salad recipe too so you don’t have to worry about any overwhelming flavors coming at you…no sneaky fruit in this one!

You can find the full list of ingredients and amounts in the recipe card at the bottom of the post!

Featured Image showing the finished Ruby Tuesday broccoli salad.

Making a classic broccoli salad:

Once all of your vegetables are chopped it’s just a matter of mixing up the dressing ingredients. This recipe is very easy. It’s essentially a two step recipe…just prep the vegetables, combine the dressing ingredients, and pour that mixture over the salad.

Another pin that shows the finished broccoli salad with title in the middle ready to be shared.

Give it a good stir and let it chill for about an hour and you’ll have yourself a mouth watering salad!

A top down view of the finished recipe!

Looking for other Ruby Tuesday copycat recipes?

I have been working on sharing some other recipes from Ruby Tuesday. If you are making this salad you might also want to try some of the other recipes I’ve shared.

A dish of the finished recipe ready to be enjoyed.

Try out the homemade ranch dressing, the Ruby Tuesday salad bar pasta salad, and the potato salad.

Another delicious family favorite is Ruby Tuesday macaroni and cheese! We make the Ruby Tuesday mashed potatoes from time to time as well!

Recipe for Ruby Tuesday Broccoli Salad:

Yield: 12 Servings

Ruby Tuesday Broccoli Salad

Featured Image showing the finished Ruby Tuesday broccoli salad.

Making this delicious Ruby Tuesday broccoli salad is quick and easy. It's just like the broccoli salad they make at Ruby Tuesday so if you're a fan of their salad bar you have to try this recipe!

Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Chill Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 30 minutes


  • 2 chopped heads of broccoli crowns
  • 4 tablespoons white sugar
  • 1/3 cup hot water
  • 1 cup mayonnaise
  • 1 pound chopped sharp cheddar
  • 1 minced red onion
  • 2 pounds cooked and crumbled bacon
  • 4 tablespoons vinegar


    1. Dissolve the sugar in the hot water and pour over the broccoli.
    2. Stir in the rest of the ingredients and for at least two hours in the refrigerator before serving.

Nutrition Information:



Serving Size:


Amount Per Serving: Calories: 499Total Fat: 40gSaturated Fat: 14gTrans Fat: 1gUnsaturated Fat: 23gCholesterol: 83mgSodium: 1022mgCarbohydrates: 11gFiber: 2gSugar: 6gProtein: 24g

I am not a medical expert. These calculations are provided as a courtesy.

7 thoughts on “Ruby Tuesday Broccoli Salad

  • August 7, 2020 at 9:18 am

    Visiting from Grammy’s grid! This looks so good, I’m going to try making it. Thanks for the recipe! Pinned it!

  • August 8, 2020 at 12:57 pm

    This looks delicious! I love a good broccoli salad. Thanks for sharing with us at Encouraging Hearts and Home. Pinned.

  • August 9, 2020 at 4:12 am

    Ruby Tuesday Broccoli Salad is my favorite!!! When I was in the hospital about to have my son, I sent my husband to Ruby Tuesday just to get me some of their broccoli salad! LOL I’m pinning this recipe. I need to learn hot to make this myself! I’d love for you to share this awesome recipe at the Snickerdoodle Create Bake Make Link Party at my blog Have a great weekend!!

  • August 10, 2020 at 2:39 pm

    This sounds delicious. I always look forward to eating at Ruby Tuesday’s when I visit near one. They have pork chops that are out of this world, too!

  • August 12, 2020 at 3:36 pm

    Thanks for contributing to Fiesta Friday! Be well, anything with sharp cheddar and bacon has got to be good…oh and broccoli as well.


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