Basic Salisbury Steaks

  • Recipe By
  • Published Jun 1st
  • Ready In30m
  • Servings6
  • Calories238
These are delicious steaks my mom used to make when I was growing up. They are easy too! They go great with mashed potatoes or white rice and have a flavorful sauce left over, almost like a gravy.

Basic Salisbury Steaks Ingredients

The following are the ingredients needed to make delicious Basic Salisbury Steaks for 6 servings:

  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1/3 cup dry bread crumbs
  • 1 egg
  • 1 (1 ounce) package dry onion soup mix
  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • 1 (10.75 ounce) can condensed golden mushroom soup
  • 1 (10.75 ounce) can water

Basic Salisbury Steaks Cooking Instructions

  • Prep10m
  • Cook20m
  • Ready In30m

To cook Basic Salisbury Steaks, you need about 10 minutes of preparation time. The time needed to cook this Basic Salisbury Steaks is about 20 minutes , and you can serve your Basic Salisbury Steaks within 30 minutes . The following are the steps to cook Basic Salisbury Steaks easily:

  1. 1 Mix ground beef, bread crumbs, egg, and onion soup mix together in a bowl; shape into 6 oblong patties.
  2. 2 Heat oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Cook patties until browned, about 5 minutes per side.
  3. 3 Stir golden mushroom soup and water together in a bowl; pour over the patties in the skillet. Turn patties to coat in the liquid. Bring liquid to a simmer, reduce heat to medium-low, place a cover on the skillet, and cook until steaks are very firm, hot, and grey in the center, 10 to 15 minutes. An instant-read thermometer inserted into the center should read 160 degrees F (70 degrees C).


  • Cook's Note:
  • You can sub ground turkey for the ground beef.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 238 calories; 14.1 grams of fat; 11.3 grams of carbohydrates; 15.7 grams of protein; 80 milligrams of cholesterol; 873 milligrams of sodium.

  1. Jul 12th 2016

    this recipe was delicious! made it just as the directions said (with the exception of adding my own mushrooms sautéed with a little garlic). I usually make a much more fancy and complex sal ...

  2. Apr 26th 2016

    I added a can of mushrooms. It was very good.

  3. Apr 2nd 2016

    Definitely adding to the book. Made this tonight for the family and we all loved it. Sauteed some mushrooms to add with the soup and added some flour at the end to thicken. Loved It!

  4. Mar 14th 2016

    Easy peasy recipe that tastes great, this one's going in the regular meal plan.

  5. Jul 31st 2015

    I added Worcestershire sauce to the meat mixture and processed on with the recipe. It turned out pretty good, and the gravy was excellent.

  6. Jan 20th 2015

    Next time I'm adding fewer bread crumbs though. It was a tiny bit on the dry side but really authentic tasting. I made my own gravy instead of the mushroom soup. The onion soup mix worked ...

  7. Nov 6th 2014

    Very good. I always use 2 cans of soup to make more gravy.

  8. Nov 5th 2014

    My picky teenagers love this, along with my husband and I. I do use a pack of gravy mix at the end, on the side. This is a great tasting and way easy recipe!

  9. Oct 5th 2014

    We all LOVED this! I used a little more than 1 pound of ground beef and got 5 patties out of the recipe. Also, I doubled the sauce, but only used 1/2 the water b/c we wanted the sauce to be ...