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The Best Grilled Beef Recipes You Need to Try

I love grilling, no matter what time of year it is. Summer, spring, autumn – even winter. There’s nothing quite so delicious as a grilled something-or-other (really, fish, beef, pork, chicken, pineapple – it’s all amazing). But finding the perfect recipe can be a bit of a challenge sometimes.

To make things a little easier this grilling season, though, I’ve collected an amazing assortment of grilled beef recipes you’ll love, whether you’re into sandwiches, steak, or Asian cuisine. Just don’t forget to grab some grilling spices and rubs before you get started – some of the recipes give you the freedom to use your favorite instead of a specified blend.

Garlic Butter Grilled Steak and Shrimp

grilled steak and shrimp
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If you, like I, enjoy some surf and turf, this recipe will hit the spot. With decadent butter and tangy garlic, you’ll find this grilled steak & shrimp combo is an all-around winner.

Barbecue Smoked Beef Chuck

Grilled beef chuck
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A slow-cooked, smoky BBQ steak is one of the best things on the planet. This recipe from Serious Eats brings out all the flavors and deliciousness without too much work too.

Slow-Smoked Porterhouse Steak

Porterhouse steak on grill, ready to cook
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Another slow-cooked joy is this slow-smoked porterhouse steak from Serious Eats. The whole family will love the results – especially paired with some delicious potatoes and veggies.

Dijon Marinated Skirt Steak

Marinated, grilled steak
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Are you looking for a little different marinade? Check out this Dijon-mustard marinade over a delicious skirt steak. Your taste buds won’t know what hit them!

Grilled Steak Tacos with Avocado and Lime

Grilled tacos with lime
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Lime, avocado, and tacos go perfectly together. Make it a grilled steak filling, and you’ll win everybody over, even the pickiest of eaters for that weeknight dinner.

“The Best” Carne Asada

Carne asada
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Carne Asada is amazing. Homemade, grilled carne asada is even better. Once the meat’s cooked, you can use it for almost anything – tacos, burritos, or with a delicious side of grilled veggies or pineapple. You can’t beat it.

Steak Fajitas

Steak and veggies fajitas
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My fondest meal memories from childhood involve homemade fajitas. This recipe brings them all back, with an added slice of heaven in the mix, thanks to the delicious homemade steak seasoning mix.

Barbecue Beef Flank Steak

Grilled flank steak
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Do you love beer-marinated beef? This flank steak recipe from All Recipes will keep your taste buds happy. Grab a fork and enjoy this party steak all around!

Rock’s T-Bone Steak

T-bone steak
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T-bone steaks, anyone? This delicious recipe includes the rub and proper techniques for the perfectly grilled T-bone every time.

Korean BBQ Short Ribs

Korean BBQ short ribs
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If you love Korean BBQ, you’ll love this grilled Korean BBQ short ribs recipe from All Recipes. The sauce is delicious, partially thanks to the dark brown sugar. And yes, it tastes like what you’d find at a Korean barbecue restaurant.

Beef Shish Kabobs

beef shish kabobs
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Grilled shish kabobs are another one of those things I’ve loved my whole life. Each time I eat them, they bring back sweet memories of laughter and chatter around the picnic table outback. This recipe has the same kind of down-home goodness, too, being “Mom’s” recipe and all.

Grilled Beef Satay

Grilled satay
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Though I’m more used to chicken satay than beef, this recipe is a must-try. It’s delicious and fairly easy using your favorite cuts of beef. It pairs perfectly with your favorite sauce, even that amazing Thai peanut sauce.

Argentinean-Style Grilled Short Ribs with Chimichurri Sauce

Argentinean style grilled short ribs
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This amazing recipe from Serious Eats brings all the flavors of an Argentinean steak house to your backyard – complete with an easy-to-make green chimichurri sauce you’ll love.

Grilled Jalapeno-Marinated Steak Sandwiches

Steak sandwich
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For a little kick to your day, these jalapeno marinated steak sandwiches are the way to go! The meat is perfectly marinated, and the sandwich filling pairs perfectly with the burst of spicy flavor.

Garlic and Herb Marinated Hanger Steak

Grilled hanger steak
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My husband has a weakness for anything garlic – so this is a definite favorite, especially since grilled steak is his favorite food group (apart from, maybe donuts). If your family loves garlic and steak the way he does, this will be your new go-to for the grill.

Santa Maria-style BBQ Tri-Tip

Marinated grilled steak
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Combining simple ingredients and the delicious Santa Maria salsa, this steak choice is the perfect grilling option for any gathering.

Issan-Style Thai Sliced Steak Salad

Issan-style steak salad
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If you want something a little lighter than just straight up steak, try this Issan-style Thai sliced steak salad made with fresh garlic. The combination of ingredients makes for a delicious salad any meat lover will adore.

Lacquered Rib Eye

grilled rib eye steak
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Rich with umami, soy, and fish sauce, this incredible lacquered rib eye is a serious contender for best steak around. I’d recommend serving with a fun Asian salad or soup for best results.

Grilled Strip Steak with Blistered Tomatoes and Green Beans

Grilled steak and veggies
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Love grilled veggies with your steak? This steak and veggie recipe from Bon Appetit will fulfill all your desires meat and veg related. Truly amazing.

Coconut-Marinated Short Rib Kabobs with Peanut-Chile Lime Oil

Beef kabobs
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Another amazing steak recipe from Bon Appetit is this delightful coconut-y kabob recipe with delicious, tangy oil and spices for the perfect, sweetly spicy meal.

Grilled Beef with Broccoli

Grilled beef and broccoli
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Another delectable steak and veggie meal from the grill is this beautifully marinated beef and broccoli dish with a little black pepper and sauce that the whole family will love – maybe even the picky kids.

Beef, Glorious Beef!

Whether you’re into slow-cooking, smoking, barbecuing, or grilling, these amazing beef recipes should do the trick. Don’t forget to make some sides to complement the steak, fajitas, and tacos. And always keep a knife and fork handy to serve up more!