1 Answer. U.S. Gov't Food Safety Department says 3-5 days at 40º or below (where your fridge should be set). The site also says that tuna salad does not freeze well.
Thereof, how long can you keep tuna fish salad in the refrigerator?
Storage Times for the Refrigerator and Freezer
|Category||Food||Refrigerator (40 °F or below)|
|Salads||Egg, chicken, ham, tuna & macaroni salads||3 to 5 days|
|Hot dogs||opened package||1 week|
|unopened package||2 weeks|
|Luncheon meat||opened package or deli sliced||3 to 5 days|
How long can you keep tuna and mayonnaise in the fridge?
This ^^^ any cooked foods that are refrigerated should be used within 3 to 4 days. I personally wouldn't eat it after 2/3 days in the fridge, also would hate the thought of tuna smelling the fridge out so package it well so it's tightly sealed.
How long is a tuna salad good for?
To maximize the shelf life of canned tuna (or tuna sold in a vacuum-sealed pouch) after opening, refrigerate in a covered glass or plastic container. How long does opened canned tuna last in the refrigerator? Tuna that has been continuously refrigerated will keep for about 3 to 4 days.