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    The 25 BEST Baked Fish Recipes

    If you’re wondering how to bake fish, you’ve come to the right place! We’ve compiled this great list of easy Baked Fish Recipes for you to cook.

    From grouper to swordfish, tuna to salmon, snapper to cod, and many more on this delicious Baked Fish Recipes…

    There is an amazing range of baked fish recipes here, from all around the world. Whatever tastes you’re craving, there’s something here for you.

    Bake your way through all of these great baked fish recipes. We’re sure you’ll find some new favorites!

    How to bake fish - the best baked fish recipes.

    The Best Baked Fish Recipes:

    1. Baked Salmon with Mango Salsa

    We’re starting our list of baked fish recipes with this amazing salmon. This easy recipe features spicy-limey salmon which blends perfectly with the sweetness of fresh mango salsa.

    This vibrant and tropical recipe will take your favorite fish to a whole new level of deliciousness!

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    2. Psari Plaki

    You might have no idea what psari plaki is, and that’s okay, because it’s about to be a new favorite recipe of yours!

    It’s Greek roasted fish, which means the fish is succulent, flaky, and buttery. It’s also drenched in a delicious sauce and baked with Mediterranean flavors!

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    3. Salmon Pasta

    This Salmon Pasta is absolutely divine, loaded with amazing flavors that come from perfectly roasted salmon. All ready in about 30 minutes!

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    4. Maple Pecan Salmon

    Sweet, salty, buttery, crunchy and just a tad bit spicy. This maple pecan salmon is a great for a quick weeknight dinner, but can also impress your guests!

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    5. Garlic Butter Baked Cod

    This Garlic Butter Baked Cod is a great busy weeknight option. Take you basic cod fillet, slather it with garlic butter, and bake.

    You can’t get much easier than that, plus it’s super tasty!

    Get the Recipe @ budgetbytes

    6. Baked Fish and Chips

    Here’s a true classic… Fish and Chips! This crispy combination of fish with chips is a favorite in British pubs and the world over.

    This is a healthier baked version, and all cooks on one sheet pan.

    Get the Recipe @ wellplated

    7. Fish en Papillote

    Fish en Papillote may sound super fancy, but it’s also super easy!

    Simply wrap individual portions of fish in parchment paper with some veggies and flavor enhancers and bake!

    Get the Recipe @ whatsgabycooking

    8. Teriyaki Salmon

    Somehow salmon and umami-sweet Asian flavors seem the perfect marriage.

    This sheet pan teriyaki salmon has your favorite fish and tons of veggies drenched in a delightful teriyaki glaze. Perfect!

    Get the Recipe @ carlsbadcravings

    9. Fish Tacos

    It’s taco time! These Fish Tacos feature perfectly seasoned baked fish, Mexican fixings, and an amazingly tasty homemade taco sauce. So good!

    Get the Recipe @ natashaskitchen

    10. Baked Fish with Lemon Cream Sauce

    Any dish with the words “lemon cream sauce” has to be good right? This one sure is!

    Your favorite fish bakes up in one pan in that decadent sauce. So, so good!

    Get the Recipe @ recipetineats

    11. Baked Halibut and Asparagus

    Garlic Parmesan Crusted Halibut and Asparagus is another easy one pan meal.

    This one featured both protein and veggies for a light, yet super nutritious dinner.

    Get the Recipe @ juliasalbum

    12. Roasted Chili Garlic Snapper

    Roasting a fish is another great way to cook it, and this roasted chili garlic snapper is a healthy and versatile meal that’s buttery, slightly fatty, and an easy roast.

    It also uses sauces to add a punch of flavor, like chili-garlic sauce, sesame oil, and soy sauce.

    Get the Recipe @ apleasantlittlekitchen

    13. Mediterranean Grouper with Tomatoes and Olives

    This easy baked Mediterranean grouper recipe features briny kalamata olives, gorgeous cherry tomatoes, garlic and fresh dill for a light and refreshing combination of flavors!

    It’s one of our very favorite baked fish recipes.

    Get the Recipe @ themediterraneandish

    14. Sheet Pan Garlic Butter Tilapia

    This Sheet Pan Garlic Butter Tilapia is a great tasting meal that really saves on the dishwashing.

    The garlic butter sauce is divine and adds such great flavors to the fish and veggies.

    Get the Recipe @ damndelicious

    15. Baked Salmon with Red Chimichurri

    This tasty salmon is topped with chimichurri sauce. If you’re unfamiliar, it’s time you got acquainted.

    Chimichurri is a super flavorful Brazilian condiment with olive oil, garlic and tons of fresh herbs. Typically used as a steak garnish, it’s awesome on this baked salmon.

    Get the Recipe @ sandravalvassori

    16. Greek Sheet Pan Cod

    Here’s another easy weeknight dinner, Greek Sheet Pan Cod! Marinated cod, potatoes, olives, shallots and gorgeous cherry tomatoes all bake together and get topped with feta cheese.

    So good, and so little cleanup!

    Get the Recipe @ deliciouslymediterranean

    17. Swordfish Birria

    Traditionally made with beef, birria is a popular Mexican dish flavored with a variety of chili peppers and spices. This recipe has been adapted to bring those same flavors to swordfish, for an amazing and delicious seafood dish. Your family and friends simply love this version of Birria!

    Get the Recipe @ foodandwine

    18. Mediterranean Style Whole Roasted Snapper

    Another awesome Mediterranean-style dish on this list is this Mediterranean style whole roasted snapper.

    It’s got all the best flavors and ingredients, and it uses garlic, fresh herbs, and a trio of warm spices to make a healthy sheet-pan dinner.

    Get the @ themediterraneandish

    19. Baked Cajun Butter Cod

    Baked Cajun Butter Cod is a real winner. Your cod fillets are drenched in a garlicky, Cajun spiced butter sauced and baked to perfection. So Good!

    Get the Recipe @ therecipecritic

    20. Parmesan Pesto Tilapia

    This great recipe features parmesan crusted broiled tilapia covered in a great basil pesto sauce.

    It comes together in about 15 minutes, perfect for hectic weeknights.

    Get the Recipe @ pinchofyum

    21. Cheesy Potatoes and Cod Casserole

    This This Cheesy Potatoes and Cod Casserole is a hearty meal fit for a feast.

    The whole family will love the creamy cheesiness of this one. It’s also a great make ahead meal prep option.

    Get the Recipe @ mommyshomecooking

    22. Mediterranean Baked Tilapia

    This easy baked tilapia recipe is full of great Mediterranean flavors from tomatoes, olives and feta cheese.

    It’s a restaurant quality dish that only takes a few minutes of hands on time. YUM.

    Get the Recipe @ diethood

    23. Asian Glazed Baked Barramundi

    If you crave some Asian flavors, this glazed baked barramundi is a must!

    The sticky Asian sauce is divine, especially when it begins to caramelize when roasted.

    Get the Recipe @ recipetineats

    24. Baked Flounder au Gratin

    Baked flounder au gratin is a super quick, like 20 minutes quick, weeknight meal.

    Founder fillet is topped with parmesan, panko and seasonings and then quickly baked. Easy can be so tasty!

    Get the Recipe @ killingthyme

    25. Baked Fish Sticks

    Fish sticks… every kid’s favorite!

    Your little ones are going to love these fun, crunchy homemade fish sticks. And, since they’re baked instead of fried, you can feed them without any guilt!

    Get the Recipe @ the cookierookie

    So there you go, twenty five easy baked fish recipes. Which one will you cook for your family tonight?

    Pin or bookmark this collection of great recipes so you always know where to find it. And be sure to subscribe to GypsyPlate, we’re always cooking up new easy recipes for you!

    Check out these other great recipe collections:
    Grilled Fish Recipes
    Mahi Mahi Recipes
    Grouper Recipes
    Snapper Recipes
    Cod Recipes
    Tilapia Recipes
    Salmon Recipes
    Tuna Steak Recipes
    Swordfish Recipes

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    How to Bake Fish (Any Variety)

    This great collection of easy Baked Fish Recipes includes different ways to cook all of your favorite fish varieties!


    • fish
    • seasoning
    • sauces
    • veggies


    1. Pick a recipe that looks tasty
    2. Gather your ingredients.
    3. Cook your new favorite baked fish recipe.

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