Greek-Style Sloppy Joes


The ever-so-popular Sloppy Joe sandwich takes on a Greek flair with your choice of beef or lamb, bulgur, and feta cheese.

Greek-Style Sloppy Joes
Photo: Anita Green
Total Time:
20 mins


  • 1 pound lean ground lamb or beef

  • ½ cup chopped onion (1 medium)

  • 1 15 ounce can tomato sauce

  • cup bulgur

  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano, crushed

  • ½ teaspoon salt

  • ¼ teaspoon black pepper

  • 2 cup shredded romaine lettuce

  • 6 kaiser rolls, split and toasted

  • 4 ounce crumbled feta cheese with tomato and basil or plain feta cheese


  1. In a large skillet cook ground meat and onion until meat is brown and onion is tender. Drain off fat. Stir in tomato sauce, bulgur, oregano, salt, and pepper. Bring to boiling; reduce heat. Simmer, uncovered, about 5 minutes or until desired consistency, stirring occasionally.

  2. To assemble, arrange romaine on bottom halves of rolls. Spoon meat mixture on romaine. Sprinkle with feta cheese; replace top halves of rolls. Makes 6 sandwiches.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

418 Calories
17g Fat
42g Carbs
23g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 6
Calories 418
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 17g 22%
Saturated Fat 7g 35%
Cholesterol 67mg 22%
Sodium 1086mg 47%
Total Carbohydrate 42g 15%
Total Sugars 4g
Protein 23g
Vitamin C 5.3mg 27%
Calcium 181.7mg 14%
Iron 4.3mg 24%
Potassium 354mg 8%
Folate, total 100.8mcg
Vitamin B-12 1.7mcg
Vitamin B-6 0.2mg

*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.

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