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Luncheon Tuna Salad Recipe


Tuna Salad
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This is a recipe for a delicious basic tuna salad for sandwiches or a lunch salad, and it's super easy to prepare. Serve this tuna salad in split rolls, toasted bread, or buns, or serve it on romaine lettuce leaves for a fabulous lunch with chips or a cup of soup.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Total Time: 15 minutes


  • 1 large can or 2 small cans (9 to 11 ounces total) tuna, drained
  • 3 hard-cooked eggs
  • 1 cup finely chopped celery
  • 1 tablespoon grated onion, optional
  • 3 tablespoons sweet pickle relish
  • 1/3 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon pepper
  • sliced pickles, lettuce, and sliced tomatoes, optional


Combine tuna, chopped eggs, onion, if using, celery, relish, mayonnaise, salt, and pepper; mix well. Serve as a sandwich filling or luncheon salad with pickle slices, lettuce leaves, and sliced tomatoes, if desired.
Serves 4 to 6.

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