Best-ever Easy Shrimp Dip Recipe

This is the best-ever easy shrimp dip. This is the perfect party or potluck appetizer, it’s delicious and sure to become a new all-time favorite. Serve the easy shrimp dip with fresh vegetables or assorted pieces of bread and crackers.



Easy Shrimp Dip

Best-ever Yummy Easy Shrimp Dip

Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: American, seafood
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 8
Calories: 94 kcal
Author: Kelly D

This easy shrimp dip is a great appetizer for a crowd. Serve with veggies or crisp crackers like a water cracker, Ritz or Triscuit. Enjoy!



  • 8 oz Philadelphia cream cheese 1 block, softened
  • 1/4 chopped or grated onion
  • 2 Tbsp. mayonnaise
  • 1 Tbsp. Italian Dressing
  • 2 tsp. shrimp/crab boil liquid I use Zatarain's
  • Garlic powder or salt to taste
  • 2 capfuls of Tabasco to taste
  • 8 oz cooked tiny salad shrimp coarse chopped
  • Lemon juice to taste


  1. Let cream cheese soften and mix all above ingredients.
  2. Chill for about an hour.

  3. Serve cold with crackers, pieces of bread or fresh vegetables.

Recipe Notes

Can be made 1 day in advance.  Store in the coldest part of your refrigerator in a tightly covered container.  Stir before serving. 

Nutrition Facts
Best-ever Yummy Easy Shrimp Dip
Amount Per Serving
Calories 94 Calories from Fat 27
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 3g 5%
Cholesterol 76mg 25%
Sodium 468mg 20%
Potassium 122mg 3%
Total Carbohydrates 4g 1%
Sugars 2g
Protein 10g 20%
Vitamin A 0.9%
Vitamin C 2.4%
Calcium 15.5%
Iron 6.2%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.


  1. M.A.

    Very easy to make. It was a hit!

  2. Kandy

    Loved this and making it a day before our football party was great.


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