Easy Crock Pot Cheesy Hamburger Casserole Recipe is the perfect family meal! I love that I can make this recipe ahead of time and it is ready when we come home for dinner. So easy to make with ground beef and pasta. The family will love this spin on traditional mac and cheese made with the slow cooker.

Crock Pot Cheesy Pasta and Beef Casserole

Easy slow cooker Crock Pot Cheesy Pasta and Beef Casserole recipe the entire family will love. 
Course Crock Pot Entree, Entree
Cuisine American
Keyword Pasta and Beef Casserole
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 8 hours
Total Time 8 hours 15 minutes
Servings 6
Calories 679kcal
Author Tammilee Tips


  • 1 tbsp canola oil
  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1/2 cup chopped onion
  • 1 tsp Worcestshire Sauce
  • 1/2 tsp dry mustard
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp pepper
  • 1/4 tsp garlic powder
  • 1/4 tsp onion powder
  • 2 8 oz cans tomato sauce
  • 14. 5 oz can diced tomatoes in basil garlic and oregano
  • 1 pound penne pasta
  • 2 cups shredded cheddar cheese


  • Heat oil in a large skillet and brown beef
  • Transfer beef to crock pot, stir in onion, Worcestershire sauce, dry mustard, salt, pepper, garlic powder, onion powder, tomato sauce and diced tomatoes
  • Cover and cook on low for 8 hours
  • Cook pasta on stove top according to directions
  • Stir cooked pasta into beef mixture just before serving
  • Top with Cheddar cheese


Calories: 679kcal | Carbohydrates: 64g | Protein: 33g | Fat: 31g | Saturated Fat: 14g | Cholesterol: 93mg | Sodium: 869mg | Potassium: 762mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 7g | Vitamin A: 685IU | Vitamin C: 12.6mg | Calcium: 338mg | Iron: 4.1mg