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Easy Antipasto Pasta Salad

Antipasto Pasta Salad

This incredibly easy Antipasto Pasta Salad is the perfect summer salad because it involves barely any cooking! Use my antipasto bar shortcut to make this an easy salad recipe!

Course Side Dish
Cuisine Mediterranean
Keyword pasta salad
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 6 people
Author Amanda @ Old House to New Home


  • 1 lb medium shell noodles
  • 2 pounds antipasto mix with at least 1/2 cup marinade some examples below
  • 1/2 pound Genoa salami
  • 1/2 pound mozzarella cheese
  • 1/2 cup olives
  • 1 pepper red green or yellow
  • 1/2 cup Italian dressing add more as needed
  • 1 cup chopped cherry tomatoes
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp pepper


  1. Boil pasta according to instructions for al dente. Drain and let cook for 5-10 minutes.
  2. Add antipasto mixture and all the marinade to a large mixing bowl. Add pasta and stir well. Add seasonings and stir again
  3. Cover and refrigerate for at least one hour.
  4. Before serving, stir again really well and add more seasoning if desired. Serve cold or at room temperature.

Recipe Notes

Recipe Notes If you do not get a lot of the marinade when purchasing the antipasto mix, substitute an oil and vinegar dressing or any Italian dressing that you like.