10 Delicious Recipes Featuring Shrimp

Shrimp Recipes: Recipes with Shrimp for National Shrimp Day

Ah shrimp. I just love seafood, especially shrimp. Well if you have a jonesing for some tasty shrimp recipes, we here at Cheap Is The New Classy have just the thing for you. We have rounded up some of the tastiest shrimp recipes on the net to share with you for tomorrow, National Shrimp Day. Yum. Yum.

10 Cooking With Shrimp Recipes For National Shrimp Day

Shrimp Recipes: Recipes with Shrimp for National Shrimp Day

Asian Shrimp Salad Bowl | Cooking on the Front Burner

If you don’t like shrimp you are no friend of mine. I kid! I kid! But seriously, how could you not like shrimp? Between lobster, shrimp and crab legs, I think I could eat seafood the rest of my life. Anyway, forget lobster and crab legs…today is all about shrimp {or skrimps, as I like to call them}!

Shrimp Recipes: Recipes with Shrimp for National Shrimp Day

Shrimp Boil | All She Cooks

Fun Fact: Did you know that Americans eat more shrimp than they do canned tuna? Also, I so want that Shrimp Boil pictured above. Would one of you kind readers offer to make it for me?

Shrimp Recipes: Recipes with Shrimp for National Shrimp Day

Garlic Lemon Shrimp with Savory Root Vegetable Rice Pilaf | A Family Feast

Shrimp Recipes: Recipes with Shrimp for National Shrimp Day

Baked Shrimp Rangoon Recipe | Newlywed Survival

Rangoons = yum! I have had crab rangoons {I get them every time we go to the local Chinese restaurant, but I have never tried shrimp rangoons. I will have to make these stat!

Fun Fact #2: A mantis shrimp has claws so big they can rip through aquarium glass! Ok, maybe not “rip” so much as “break.” But still. You might not want one of these babies for your fish tank. If it can do that to aquarium glass, imagine what it can do to the other fish in the tank. *eek*

Shrimp Recipes: Recipes with Shrimp for National Shrimp Day

Shrimp Crawfish and Scallop Jambalaya | Call Me PMc

Shrimp Recipes: Recipes with Shrimp for National Shrimp Day

Honey, Garlic and Lime Shrimp Recipe | Hot Eats and Cool Reads

Shrimp Recipes: Recipes with Shrimp for National Shrimp Day

Homemade Ceviche | Craft Dictator

Fun Fact #3: Shrimps are born male and then become female as they mature. Therefore, Mature = Female. Thought I’s throw some science at you today. ๐Ÿ˜‰

Shrimp Recipes: Recipes with Shrimp for National Shrimp Day

Steak and Shrimp with Peach Chipotle Blue Cheese Butter | Food Done Light

Shrimp Recipes: Recipes with Shrimp for National Shrimp Day

Easy Rice with Shrimp and Tomatoes | What’s Cooking, Love?

Fun {Scary} Fact #4: A pistol shrimp can deliver an explosive attack hotter than the face of the sun! So, you might not want to make it mad.

Shrimp Recipes: Recipes with Shrimp for National Shrimp Day

Crab Cake Stuffed Shrimp | Lady Behind the Curtain

What Are Your Favorite Shrimp Recipes and Recipes Including Shrimp?

About Dawn McAlexander

Dawn is a full time travel and lifestyle blogger. Besides Cheap Is The New Classy, she also owns and writes for EatPlayRock.com, an entertainment site. Her interests include traveling, home decor, DIY projects, organizing her home and enjoying a nice cup of coffee {or two}. She currently resides in North Carolina with her dog, Daisy.


  1. Wow, that is a great roundup for shrimp lovers. Thanks for putting all these awesome recipes in one place!

  2. I love shrimps and I’m gonna show this to my Mom so she can make something for me. Everything looks really good! ๐Ÿ™‚

    • Dawn McAlexander says:

      You should get her to make me some while you’re at it. ๐Ÿ˜›

  3. drooling! Love shrimp, I so would make it more if my husband liked it. I may have to try some of these recipes out!

  4. Those all look scrumptious. Cooking shrimp intimidates me, but I may have to step out of my comfort zone!

  5. I love shrimp and I am always looking for new recipes for them. Thanks!

  6. I have never met a shrimp dish that I didn’t like. It has always been one of my favorites!

    • Dawn McAlexander says:

      That is the same here! There is not a shrimp that I will not eat, lol.

  7. My mom likes shrimp and cooking, so I’ll pass some of these recipes to her. Thank you for this so close to Mother’s day.

  8. They really have holidays for everything, don’t they? Anywho, I love shrimp! I pinned this and sent it to Twitter.

    • Dawn McAlexander says:

      Thank you so much for sharing! Yes, there really is a holiday for everything!

  9. Yum! Everything looks so good. I love shrimp.

  10. Shrimp is not my thing, so I’ll save this idea for Father’s Day – my husband loves it!

    • Dawn McAlexander says:

      My husband hardly ever ate seafood until he met me. He said he didn’t like it, but really he assumed he didn’t like it as he hadn’t tried many types of seafood. It turns out that he likes shrimp, lobster, crab and a few other things. He also didn’t like Mexican or Chinese food either… ๐Ÿ˜‰

  11. Wow I love shrimp! Thanks so much for these wonderful recipes!

  12. Ooh yummy! These recipes all look mouthwatering. I just made shrimp last night, what a coincidence! Asian I need to try that Shrimp Salad Bowl next! Delish!

  13. We like eating shrimp in all different ways! These are making me hungry!

  14. Looks Like A Lot Of Great Recipes will Have To Make For Dinner Soon!!

  15. Love LOVE love shrimp – these recipes look great!

  16. the honey, garlic and lime shrimp sound divine! Thanks so much for sharing these delicious recipes with us!

  17. Shrimp’s my favorite too, will try shrimp with tomato!

  18. MMmm… I love shrimp & don’t have any in the frezzer right now.

  19. I love shrimp! Every one of these dishes looks delicious!

  20. OK, I want to try every single one of these recipes! They all looks so yummy!

  21. The shrimp salad looks really tasty. Shrimps are just so rich in flavors.

    • Dawn McAlexander says:

      They really are. I can just cook them plain and eat them, unlike steak – where I feel I need to add something {spices, Worcestershire sauce, etc.}.

  22. These look delicious! I love shrimp – my favorite is scampi or shrimp and scallop pasta. Yum!

    • Dawn McAlexander says:

      My daughter really likes shrimp scampi and my husband loves it in pasta! I think my favorite is grilled on a skewer, but I have really been wanting the shrimp boil since posting this. Yum!

  23. I love these recipes, while mom doesn’t like shrimp, my husband and I,love it!

  24. These look delicious, I would love to try the Garlic Lemon Shrimp with Savory Root Vegetable Rice Pilaf for starters, thanks so much!

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  25. I don’t eat seafood but everyone else here does, so they’re drooling at the pics!

  26. I’ve tried shrimp a few times, but haven’t been sold on it yet. I’d love to give these recipes a try sometime.

  27. Yum! I am on a low carb diet, but I can eat shrimp. It sounds so yummy right now. Thanks for sharing these great recipes.

  28. Rebecca Swenor says:

    Thanks for sharing. Dishes look great.

  29. I didn’t even know there was a National Shrimp Day! ๐Ÿ™‚ I’m vegetarian, but I’m always making shrimp dishes for my husband. It’s so versatile.

  30. I can’t wait to try this recipes and I didn’t even know that there was a National Shrimp Day..

  31. I LOVE shrimps! Thank you for offering all these delicious options to try! Yum yum!

  32. I really love shrimp, but I didn’t know there was a national shrimp day. All these recipes have me drooling.

  33. Amy Orvin says:

    I never really cared for shrimp or any other seafood that is. I haven’t even heard of National shrimp day either. I think my mom would be interested in these different recipes.

  34. I am typically not a shrimp person, but I am drooling over these pictures! I want to try the shrimp rangoons especially!

  35. You got me at shrimp! I’m totally bookmarking this! Love love love all the recipes!

  36. I love shrimp and will eat pretty much anything with shrimp in it. These recipes look amazing!!

  37. RICHARD HICKS says:

    I love shrimp. There are some really great recipes here that I want to try out!

  38. WOWOWOW What a tasty collection. I think I want just about everyone on this list! Thanks for sharing and when is dinner?

  39. katherine says:

    Although we don’t eat shrimp, these look good

  40. The only way that I have ever liked shrimp is either shrimp cocktail or breaded with cocktail sauce. I did see a couple recipes that I’d be willing to try.