Greek Potato Salad

Greek Potato Salad is light, refreshing, and utterly delicious; I seriously may never use mayo again! This easy peasy potato salad is made using Greek yogurt and tastes absolutely amazing. Make a little… or a lot!

Easy Greek Potato Salad

I’ve been teasing you with this photo for far too long… Here’s the recipe for my glorious greek potato salad.

With Greek yogurt in my arsenal now, I seriously may never use mayo again!

The creamy yogurt was a perfect match for the fluffy potatoes.

Add a little dill and lemon juice  to the mix for good measure and BAM! Poato salad perfection!

The result is a light, refreshing, and totally tasty potato salad. You can even add extra veggies in on the fun if you’d like! Use this as a base recipe and have fun with it! You can use fresh or dried herbs depending on what you have handy, and add all the extra seasoning your heart desries!

Greek Potato Salad

Greek Potato Salad

This easy peasy recipe yields 1-2 servings (a perfect side dish for a light lunch!) and can easily be doubled or quadrupled to feed a pair or a number of guests. We like to make a large batch for Summer parties and picnics – it’s always a hit!

Easy Greek Potato Salad
5 from 2 votes

Greek Potato Salad

Greek Potato Salad is light, refreshing, and utterly delicious; I seriously may never use mayo again! This easy peasy potato salad is made using Greek yogurt and tastes absolutely amazing.

Make a little… or a lot – it’s crazy flexible and easy to double or quadruple as needed!

Course Side Dish
Cuisine Mediterranean
Keyword Greek Potato Salad
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 2 servings
Calories 164 kcal
Author Jenn Laughlin – Peas and Crayons


  • 3 small/medium golden potatoes or red potatoes (cubed)
  • 1/4 red bell pepper (diced)
  • 1-2 Tbsp onion (minced)
  • 1-2 Tbsp diced cucumber [optional]
  • 2-3 Tbsp plain greek yogurt
  • dried dill, salt, + garlic powder, to taste
  • Garnish with a lemon wedge to add a splash of citrus to your salad or serve it in a bell pepper for extra pizazz!


  1. Boil cubed potatoes forΒ approximatelyΒ 10-15 minutes, until fork tender.
  2. Season the yogurt with garlic, dill, and a teeny bit of salt and stir into potatoes to coat. Β 
  3. Pop in the fridge for a bit and enjoy cool.

Recipe Notes

Nutrition facts below are an estimate provided by an online nutrition calculator.Β 

Nutrition Facts
Greek Potato Salad
Amount Per Serving
Calories 164
% Daily Value*
Sodium 31mg1%
Potassium 1105mg32%
Carbohydrates 33g11%
Fiber 6g25%
Sugar 1g1%
Protein 8g16%
Vitamin A 465IU9%
Vitamin C 48.1mg58%
Calcium 93mg9%
Iron 8.3mg46%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
Greek Potato Salad

If you get a chance to try this crazy easy greek potato salad, let me know! You can leave me a comment here on the post (LOVE checking those daily!) or tag @PEASandCRAYONS on Instagram so I can happy dance over your awesome creation. I can’t wait to see what you whip up!

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  • I love the use of the pepper as a bowl. Dill is a must here. Great work.

  • Carmie of the Single Nester

    I find that using Greek yogurt is such a tasty substitute for mayo or sour cream.

  • Michelle

    5 stars
    Umm this seriously looks amazingly delicious! YUMM! I want some… ship me some?! Or better yet, come cook for me! πŸ™‚  LOVE U! XOXO

  • Yuuuuuuuuuuuuum. bookmarking, I know I say that a bit…but really I have a folder for “recipes” and you are like a major huge contributor. Lol. 

  • Rita Kent

    Ohhh soooo yummy and the presentation is to die for!  I will certainly come back often.  Please stop by and if you like what you see, don’t forget to become a “follower”.

  • Stephanie

    It’s so beautiful nestled into the red pepper!  Love it!  And potato salad is one of my favourites.  My sister and I used to eat it out of the giant bowl when my mom made it for us.

  • Ali

    What a great idea! I’ve never seen a Greek potato salad before. It looks delicious.

    If you’d like, I wanted to invite you to share your best recipes over at my new party, Recipe Sharing Monday at Jam Hands. I’m going to be featuring my favorite submissions during the week and I’d love it if you’d join in the fun. :O)

  • Kissmybroccoli

    Mmmm! I’m not sure what it is or where it came from, but I have been craving Greek food for weeks now!  I am all over this woman! Gah, if I didn’t have to go to work, I’d make it right now! Haha!

  • GIRL. When did you turn into such a food artiste??? Beautiful!

  • This looks delicious but I especially love the idea of putting it in a red pepper! I would love it if you would stop by and link this up to the crafty link party going on right now at Lines Across My Face.
    πŸ™‚ Rachel

  • Lisa @ Healthful Sense

    Love potato salad, especially with greek yogurt.  And I think I might just have to put it in a bell pepper now πŸ™‚  Cahute idea πŸ˜‰

  • Bookmarking of this post…big fat CHECK!

  • Lauren

    5 stars
    You have no idea how I excited I was when I saw this!!!!! Greek food is one of my favorites so this has to be made. Like now πŸ˜€

  • That looks delicious…especially in that bright red pepper!

  • Wow!  Sounds GREAT!!!  

  • Yum!  That recipe rocks!

  • Love Greek flavored meals πŸ™‚ Thanks for this!

  • Lifeisbananas15

    but its so perdy i don’t want to touch it!!!

    ps. i am not a fan of this comment feature. sorry i had to say it…but i adore you!!! πŸ™‚

  • I love this! It looks delicious! It’s a great Greek spin on my Polish potato salad I posted last week. Once I’m done eating that one, I’ll give yours a try!

  • I love that you put it in a bell pepper πŸ™‚ SO clever! And it looks so refreshing and summery and delicious!

  • This looks and sounds so good. I love the way you served it inside of the pepper. It looks so pretty!!

  • Nicole, RD

    Simple and perfect!

  • Rambleswithreese

    This looks delicious Jenn! 

    Hope you had a lovely weekend!

  • Jemma @ Celery and Cupcakes

    This looks lovely- so bright and vibrant! Just how I love my food!!!

  • [email protected] Lauren Likes

    Yum! cool idea stuffing that delish recipe into a pepper! looks bomb πŸ™‚

  • I love that you didn’t use mayo..I want to try it now..I love potatoes way too much:)

  • Alexandra

    You have a gift my friend, a gift to always make me drool haha! πŸ˜€

  • I’ve seen this picture so much that I didn’t even realize you hadn’t posted the recipe yet! I loved “salads” with greek yogurt, healthy and tangy πŸ™‚

  • Call me controversial, but I would add a good dose of CAPERS to this too! I can’t stop eating capers lately πŸ™‚

  • I looove potato salad and actually just posted my own recipe recently. I love the idea of using Greek yogurt!

  • i love stuffed peppers!!  I usually end up stuffing with beans, tomato paste, and some chicken, turkey, etc, but I love this idea. That would be a fun change of pace for sure!!

  • Yumm that looks tasty! I’m super sad I didn’t get to see you yesterday πŸ™

  • christinaorso

    what a beautiful stuffed pepper!!

  • Corey @ Learning Patience

    love the NO mayo….awesome! another amazing recipe xoxo




  • Cait

    Omg what a super cute idea to put the po salad in the pepper!! Looove it!

  • Ok, although I don’t like potato salad- love the idea of stuffing it into a pepper!  Great presentation!

  • This looks great! Potato salad will always remind me of my grandmother and summertime. I could use this same recipe, but use a mustard instead of the yogurt to make it dairy-free. Delish.

  • What a beautiful way to present potato salad!  You’re so amazing!

  • Kait @4loveofcarrots

    This looks to die for!!! I love  it in the pepper! So pretty πŸ™‚

  • That is the most perfect unbruised red bell pepper I have ever seen

  • Shari Press

    This looks great! I’ve been hoping you would post this soon.  πŸ™‚

  • This. Looks. Amazing.

  • I love this idea because I really don’t like mayo at all … so I potato salad that is made with yogurt is right up my alley!!! πŸ™‚

  • Val

    I adore you and love that this is MAYO free. Yeah. Btw, fabulous lighting!

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