10 Halloween Appetizers That Are So Cute, It’s Scary

Your Halloween party will be lit with these delicious and spooky appetizers on the table.


Let’s Eat & Get Spooky

Ready to do the Monster Mash? Have these tasty and spooky treats ready to nibble on while admiring everyone’s costumes. There are Halloween appetizers for kids and kids at heart, for everyone’s favorite holiday.

This deliciously decadent Roasted Butternut Squash & Pumpkin Queso dip recipe from The Curious Plate combines all of your favorite fall flavors with everyone’s favorite everyday “flavor” — cheese.

The Curious Plate

Mummy Hot Dogs

You can’t have a Halloween gathering and not include some sort of mummy hot dog concoction. Damn Delicious’ incredibly easy recipe for Mummy Hot Dogs are the perfect savory Halloween appetizer for all ages.

If you’re looking for a truly “Halloween” appetizer, these Jack-o-Lantern Stuffed Pastries from Half Baked Harvest are perfection. Nothing says Halloween like a Jack-o-Lantern, and nothing says appetizer like a puffed pastry. Facts.

Half Baked Harvest

Flat bread pizzas are the perfect appetizer, but for a Halloween snack, this Pumpkin Fried Sage Flatbread recipe from Foodie Crush is great. Fried sage and squash is a nice flavor combo along with creamy pumpkin and salty dried cheese.

Foodie Crush

Franken-Mash Avocado Toasts

We all know avocado toast is “in” these days, but these Franken-Mash avocado toast Halloween appetizers from Healthy Happy Life take them to the next level of fun and delicious.

Jack-O-Lantern Stuffed Peppers

If you have a steady hand and a keen eye for detail, these delicious Jack-o-Lantern Stuffed Peppers from Five Heart Home will be the perfect centerpiece for a Halloween appetizer spread.

Harry Potter Vegan Savory Pumpkin Pasties

As “The Gluttonous Geek” herself says, “Accio, Pumpkin Pasties!” These delicious Halloween appetizers will be just perfect for Harry Potter fans. Plus the pumpkin-chickpea pasties are vegan.

For some spooky fun, Eating Richly’s got you covered with her Easy Halloween Cheese Mummy Recipe. Everyone loves a good cheese ball, and this recipe for a bandaged mummy makes it the perfect Halloween appetizer.

Eating Richly


This punny Halloween appetizer from Eating Richly the perfect for a Halloween appetizer for an October children’s birthday party or a kids’ Halloween party. And the best part? They’re really easy to make.

Copycat Wizarding World of Harry Potter Pumpkin Juice Recipe

I know this isn’t technically an “appetizer” but this copycat Pumpkin Juice recipe from Food in Literature would be the perfect pairing with all your other Halloween appetizers.