Cobb Salad Bar

a bowl of cobb salad with the ingredients of cobb salad bar in the background

Even the pickiest of eaters will find something to eat in this Cobb Salad Bar idea!


  • 2 romaine lettuce hearts, chopped
  • 1 cup ham, chopped
  • 1 cup chicken, chopped (about 1 breast) (optional)
  • ½ cup blue cheese crumbles (or cheddar)
  • 6 strips bacon, cooked crispy and chopped
  • 4 hard boiled eggs
  • 2 avocados, peeled, pitted and sliced
  • 1 pint cherry tomatoes, halved
  • Dressing: your choice of blue cheese or ranch


  1. Assemble everything bar style on a table. Kids get to build their cobb salads. The key is to have the lettuce chopped like slaw or give the option to not use lettuce at all for kids.