October 4, 2023

Fried Zucchini Patties


Best Zucchini side dish

Enter the world of fried zucchini patties, also known as fried zucchini fritters – a versatile and delightful side that is guaranteed to become your go-to zucchini side dish.

You can also serve these patties as an appetizer or a snack and will please even the pickiest eaters. Zucchinis from the garden or market are perfect for this recipe.


  •  3 cups shredded unpeeled zucchini
  • ½ cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1 cup Bisquick mix
  • 1 large clove garlic
  • 1 egg
  • 1 tsp salt
  • Dash of pepper


  1. Heat oil in a skillet over medium heat.
  2. Mix all ingredients in a large bowl.
  3. Drop by tablespoons into skillet.
  4. Fry until golden brown, approximately one minute on each side.

Serves 5-8

Goes well with burgers, steak, chicken tenders, pot roast, meatballs, pulled pork, etc.

Use air-fryer to re-heat

What goes with fried zucchini?

Fried zucchini patties are incredibly versatile and make a wonderful complement to a wide array of main dishes. They go well with grilled meats or fish.

If you are vegetarian, zucchini patties make an excellent match for plant-based meals like salads or protein bowls.

When aiming for a comforting dinner, consider serving them alongside pasta dishes like spaghetti with marinara sauce or creamy Alfredo. Fried zucchini patties introduce an extra layer of flavor and a satisfying crunch to the meal.

Feel free to embrace your creativity, and experiment with pairings, and uncover the perfect combination of tastes for your family.

Fried zucchini patties