Super Easy Hot Roast Beef Open Face Sandwich

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"My DH loves hot roast beef sandwiches, so to satisfy his craving I came up with this fast and easy remedy. He also likes a lot of gravy, so feel free to change the quanity. I serve it with french fries which are quite tasty with the gravy drizzled over them."

Original recipe yields 4 servings


  • Serving Size: 1 (360.1 g)
  • Calories 571.1
  • Total Fat - 37 g
  • Saturated Fat - 12.9 g
  • Cholesterol - 171.7 mg
  • Sodium - 2729.2 mg
  • Total Carbohydrate - 19 g
  • Dietary Fiber - 1.2 g
  • Sugars - 0.5 g
  • Protein - 39 g
  • Calcium - 39.4 mg
  • Iron - 4.9 mg
  • Vitamin C - 0 mg
  • Thiamin - 0.2 mg

Step 1

Shred roast beef in two to three inch pieces, set aside.

Step 2

Heat gravy in skillet on medium heat for about 5 minutes.

Step 3

Add roast beef to gravy and cook for an additional 5 minutes.

Step 4

Toast bread in toaster to desired color. (we like ours light golden brown)

Step 5

Place a piece of toast on four plates, and divide roast beef and gravy evenly on top of each piece of toast.

Step 6

Serve with French Fries or mashed potatoes! Enjoy!

Tips & Variations

No special items needed.

Chef shapeweaver

This recipe was made for mine and my SO's dinner and most importantly,the " Billboard Tag Game ". The meat that was used was leftovers of roast,veggies,and gravy that I had in the freezer. I did serve it over toast and potatoes.I think this is a very good way to use leftover roast. Thanks for posting and, " Keep Smiling :) "

review by:
(28 Feb 2014)


this is a great idea ill be trying it tonight

review by:
(27 Oct 2013)


Yum! What better way to use leftover beef then this. I had quite a bit of roast leftover and sliced it up to make this. It was so delicious. I made up some mashed potatoes to have on the side and poured some extra gravy over them too. A great comfort food we have here!

review by:
(8 Mar 2013)


I made this using leftover roast beef that I thinly sliced and layered over homemade bread and made gravy with the broth from the roast. I served it up with french fries. Deeeeelish. Made for the Billboard Recipe Tag Game.

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(9 Dec 2012)


I made a roast and wanted to do something with it for leftovers. This popped out at me and it looked so simple to prepare and so good that I made it up when I saw the recipe. We loved it! It was a great lunch for us and we will enjoy having it again next time I make a roast.

review by:
(22 Oct 2012)


MMMMMMMM so good served with fries, we were all licking our plates! thanks AcadiaToo

(9 Oct 2012)