Smashburger Tacos | Quick and Easy Camping Recipe

September 11, 2023

This popular recipe offers an easy way to make crispy, cheesy camp burgers with all your favorite toppings. Make our quick and tasty smashburger tacos to please any camping crowd.

Smashburger Tacos


  • ½ cup mayonnaise
  • ¼ cup sweet relish
  • 2 Tbsp ketchup
  • 2 Tbsp yellow mustard
  • 1 tsp garlic salt
  • 1 tsp. Worcestershire
  • 1 lb. ground beef
  • Garlic salt and pepper, to taste
  • 4 (6-inch) flour tortillas
  • 4 slices American cheese
  • ½ sweet yellow onion, chopped
  • ½ cup sliced pickles
  • 1 tomato, chopped
  • 1 cup shredded lettuce



  1. Preheat flat top griddle to medium high on your grill or stove.
  2. Make sauce: combine mayonnaise, relish, ketchup, mustard, garlic salt and Worcestershire in a bowl.
  3. Divide ground beef into 6 equal portions and spread each one on a four tortilla.
  4. Sprinkle each with garlic salt and pepper and place, meat side down, on preheated griddle.
  5. Cook for 3 minutes then flip and cook for another 2-3 minutes until tortilla is brown and crispy. Add cheese in the last minute.
  6. Remove from griddle and top with onions, pickles, tomato, lettuce and sauce.
  7. Serve immediately. Makes 6 tacos.

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