Bacon Ranch Pasta Salad

This bacon ranch pasta salad has rotini pasta tossed in a ranch sauce along with chicken, cherry tomatoes, and bacon - the perfect side dish to your next picnic or BBQ!
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword pasta salad, ranch pasta salad
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 12 servings
Calories 635kcal
Author Kelly Miller


  • 16 oz rotini pasta
  • 8 slices bacon cooked and crumbled
  • 3 cups mayonnaise
  • 2 tbsp ranch salad dressing mix
  • 1 cup cherry tomatoes halved
  • 10 oz can chunk chicken drained


  • Cook pasta according to package directions, drain, and rinse under cold water. In a separate bowl, mix together bacon, mayo, ranch dressing mix, tomatoes, and chicken.
  • Pour over pasta in a large mixing bowl and mix well. Keep refrigerated before serving.


Calories: 635kcal | Carbohydrates: 30g | Protein: 13g | Fat: 50g | Saturated Fat: 9g | Cholesterol: 45mg | Sodium: 757mg | Potassium: 187mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 145IU | Vitamin C: 2.8mg | Calcium: 17mg | Iron: 1.1mg