If you’re wondering what to cook with boneless chicken breasts, we have you covered!
Cooking with chicken is a great way to whip up an easy meal without breaking the bank. But let’s face it – boneless chicken breasts can become boring quickly if you don’t switch things up.
That’s why we compiled this list of top-notch Boneless Chicken Breast Recipes!
With ideas ranging from crowd-pleasing pasta dishes to flavorful marinades, there is something for everyone here.
So grab your ingredients and get ready to whip up some amazing meals!
Boneless Chicken Breast Recipes
1. Easy Creamy Chicken Skillet
Starting off our list of boneless chicken breast recipes, this creamy chicken skillet is your weekday best friend.
It’s super easy and it’s super tasty. Start to finish in 30 minutes, this just may become a new staple in your rotation.
2. Sheet Pan Chicken Fajitas
It’s refreshing having an easy to make sheet pan recipe, and that’s exactly what this sheet pan chicken fajitas recipe is!
The fajitas are brimming with traditional Tex-Mex flavors, and they’re sure to become a family favorite.
3. Teriyaki Chicken Skewers
These Teriyaki Chicken Skewers are the ultimate Umami BOMB, thanks to the easy homemade marinade, of course.
If you’re looking for a super easy, super quick and super economical meal to feed a large crowd and make them happy, these Asian chicken skewers are your answer.
4. Chicken Buddha Bowl
Need a healthy meal to wash away those summer hamburgers and ice cream cones? Try this light and tasty Buddha Bowl.
In case you haven’t heard, Buddha Bowls are the big thing now!
5. Cheesecake Factory Louisiana Chicken Pasta
Craving that irresistible Louisiana Chicken Pasta from the Cheesecake Factory but want a cozy night in without spending a bomb? You’re in luck!
This copycat recipe brings the fan-favorite dish right into your own kitchen. Featuring crispy, Cajun-seasoned chicken breast and a creamy, spicy parmesan sauce, this dish promises every single oomph of your restaurant favorite.
6. Southwest Chicken
Here’s an easy chicken breast recipe that has a little Tex-Mex theme going on. This Southwest Chicken is your quick chicken recipe for busy weeknights.
Chicken breast is baked with delicious Mexican staples like taco seasoning, corn, black beans and salsa or Pico de Gallo.
7. Chicken Souvlaki
Another refreshing and easy chicken dish is this chicken souvlaki. It’s made with a simple lemon garlic marinade, and you can cook it in the oven or on the grill.
Best of all, you can load it up with all your favorite toppings.
8. Pesto Bruschetta Chicken
This gorgeous dish highlights two summer favorites: fresh basil and vine ripe tomatoes!
It’s a great low carb meal prep option, only 10 minutes of prep time and then your trusty old oven does the rest.
9. Kung Pao Chicken
Kung Pao Chicken – it’s savory, it’s sweet, it’s tangy, and those dried chilis give it just a bit of kick!
Don’t be intimidated by the number of ingredients, you can whip this up in half-hour or less. Perfect week-night meal!
10. Jambalaya Soup
Jambalaya Soup! This hearty soup is boldly flavored with great Creole seasoning and is loaded with meats and veggies.
It’s great on the stovetop, or in a slow cooker or instant pot.
11. Japanese Teriyaki Chicken Bowl
This Teriyaki Chicken Bowl is absolutely Irresist-A-Bowl!
Tender juicy chicken, glistening in tasty sauce, alongside Asian coleslaw and creamy avocado. All atop a bed of hot rice. Yum!
12. Crack Chicken (Crockpot / Instant Pot)
This addictingly delicious Crack Chicken is loaded with creamy, cheesy goodness. And it’s topped with bacon.
This easy recipe is equally great in the crockpot or instant pot.
13. Thai Cashew Chicken
Elevate your stir fry night with an exquisite twist – indulge in the delectable Thai Cashew Chicken.
This delightful dish effortlessly combines intricate layers of flavors and textures, resulting in a culinary experience that is simply unforgettable.
Easy to prepare, it promises to tantalize your taste buds and leave you craving for more.
14. Hibachi Chicken (Benihana Copycat)
Indulge in the delectable flavors of Hibachi Chicken, prepared just like the ones you find in fancy restaurants.
This mouthwatering dinner features a delightful blend of sautéed vegetables, flavorful fried rice, and a tantalizing side of tangy Yum Yum sauce.
Enjoy the convenience of a complete and satisfying one-pan meal that’s sure to delight your taste buds.
15. General Tso’s Chicken
General Tso’s Chicken is a Chinese restaurant favorite. Skip the takeout, homemade is so much better!This easy recipe is lightened up, no deep frying required, but still has those same amazing flavors you love.
The next time those Chinese cravings hit, give our version a try. It’ll be one of your new family favorites!
16. Tomato Basil Chicken
Tomato basil chicken is one of our favorite boneless skinless chicken breast recipes. It’s a quick, light and tasty weekday meal.
The sweetness from the orange marmalade is a great complement to the freshness of the tomatoes and basil!
17. Avgolemono Soup
Elevate your chicken noodle soup experience with this extraordinary Avgolemono Soup.
Its velvety texture and exquisite flavor are truly indulgent and highly satisfying. Try it yourself, and see why it’s a big hit in Greece!
18. Chicken Caesar Salad
Today we are going to tell you how to transform the humble salad into a full-fledged meal: the Chicken Caesar Salad. This dish has the lightness of a salad with the heartiness of a main course.
Crisp romaine lettuce along with savory parmesan cheese, and crunchy croutons lay the foundation. Adding perfectly seasoned and cooked chicken breast elevates this classic salad into a satisfying meal that’s both easy to make and a joy to eat.
Get the Recipe: Chicken Caesar Salad
19. Sheet Pan Chicken with Rainbow Vegetables
Another awesome sheet pan recipe on our list is this sheet pan chicken with rainbow vegetables. It doesn’t just look pretty – it also tastes amazing!
It’s a great way to eat healthy while still using some of the common ingredients hanging out in your pantry.
20. Crustless Rotisserie Chicken Pot Pie Casserole
Pot pie without the pie? Yes, if you are like me craving those comfy, cozy flavors without the extra work. This one is for those lazy days.
It’s one of our favorite boneless chicken breast recipes!
21. Crockpot Buffalo Chicken
f you’re ready to spice things up, this easy 5-ingredient Crockpot Buffalo Chicken is the way to go!
It’s the ultimate dump and go recipe, and will be a big hit at all of your get togethers. Plus, it’s one of the most versatile recipes you’ll ever make.
22. Moo Goo Gai Pan
Moo Goo Gai Pan is a restaurant favorite, where thinly sliced chicken breasts stir frys with mushrooms and other veggies in a simple, yet flavorful sauce.
The next time those Chinese cravings hit, skip the takeout and try this easy 30 minute dish in your own kitchen!
23. Thai Chicken Curry
We love Thai curry, so we just had to include this awesome Thai chicken curry recipe! It’s quick and easy to make, and you can make it in under thirty minutes.
It uses a yummy Thai coconut green curry sauce that brings the whole thing together.
24. Healthy Chicken Ramen Stir Fry
Healthy ramen? Who would have thought! This stir fry is packed with veggie power and nice lean boneless skinless chicken breast.
Take your pantry staple to a whole new level!
25. Chicken Tikkas
Chicken Tikkas… the most classic of Indian appetizers. Yet these tikkas will be among the most versatile recipes in your arsenal.
Have them with naan, over salads with mint chutney, or just by themselves. The possibilities are endless!
26. Chicken Tikka Gyros
These Chicken Tikka Gyros are a tasty fusion of Greek and Indian. Never heard of that combination? Me neither! But it sounded good and tasted even better!
It’s easy to make and sure to be a hit!
27. Chicken Pizzaiola
Our easy Chicken Pizzaiola is the perfect way to satisfy your craving for comforting Italian food. Tender chicken cutlets simmer in an herb and wine infused tomato sauce, along with mushrooms and peppers.
In just about 45 minutes, you’ll have a restaurant quality dinner that the whole family will love.
Get the Recipe: Chicken Pizzaiola
28. Nasi Goreng (Indonesian Fried Rice)
This is just not your regular fried rice. Nasi Goreng is a national dish of Indonesia, for good reason.
It is a simple yet flavorful fried rice with an intriguing blend of ingredients, techniques, and traditions.
29. Pastel de Choclo
Experience a tantalizing twist on the classic Shepherd’s Pie with this extraordinary and exceptionally delectable variation.
While the ingredients for this Chilean gem may appear unconventional, trust me when I say that the result is nothing short of awe-inspiring!
30. Chicken Parmesan
Chicken Parmesan, a beloved classic of Italian comfort cuisine, features tender, breaded chicken breast smothered in a luscious homemade marinara and topped with irresistibly molten cheese.
The combination is simply divine, leaving your taste buds longing for more…
31. Pollo Saltado
Pollo Saltado is a quick chicken stir fry with familiar Asian flavors, along with a unique South American twist.
This tasty Peruvian dish features tender chicken, crisp peppers and onions, and a stir fry sauce enhanced by Aji Amarillo pepper paste. Oh, did I mention you eat it with French fries?
32. Chicken Katsu Curry
Chicken Katsu Curry is total Japanese comfort food, featuring a breaded chicken cutlet along with a savory curry, all atop a bed of rice. It’s so good!
Get the Recipe: Chicken Katsu Curry
33. Arroz Chaufa (Peruvian Fried Rice)
Give your fried rice a South American makeover with this Arroz Chaufa recipe! A fusion of cuisines, this Peruvian fried rice is your easy weeknight dinner that’s packed with flavor.
With rice, protein and veggies, it can be a complete meal, or act as a flavorful side dish. The perfect way to use leftover rice, you can have this on the table in about 25 minutes!
34. Chicken Piccata
This chicken piccata recipe takes a family favorite and adds a garlic twist to it!
The chicken breasts are golden and crispy, and they’re dredged in flour and parmesan cheese. Then they’re fried and finished in a buttery lemon garlic sauce.
35. Caprese Chicken Skillet
Looking for a tasty skillet? Look no further! This caprese chicken skillet is covered in a tasty honey balsamic reduction and fresh basil.
It also uses simple ingredients you probably already have on hand.
36. Chicken Francese
You might not have any idea what chicken francese is – but that’s alright!
They’re chicken breasts that are battered and pan fried until they’re golden brown, and then topped in a savory lemon sauce.
Trust us, you have to try it!
37. Easy Creamy Chicken Marsala
True to its name, this chicken marsala is indeed easy and creamy. It’s fast and easy to make in your own kitchen!
It’s also a flexible recipe, which means it’s great for a busy school night, or a relaxed weekend with the family.
38. Sicilian Chicken Spaghetti
If you’re craving some pasta, try making this Sicilian chicken spaghetti!
It’s wonderfully quick to make, which makes it the perfect meal to make if you’re looking to use some of the leftover ingredients you have around the house.
39. Chinese Orange Chicken
If you’ve never had Chinese orange chicken, you’re totally missing out!
It’s a great chicken breast recipe to make if you’re craving Chinese food, but you want to make a healthy, all-natural version at home.
It uses great ingredients, and it still has the classic orange chicken flavor!
40. Chicken Enchiladas
These chicken enchiladas are going to become a household favorite! The recipe is easy to make, super customizable, and made with a homemade enchilada sauce.
It’s sure to be a crowd pleaser, and it works great for meal prep and freezing.
41. Chicken Pot Pie Soup
This chicken pot pie soup is fantastic! It’s a creamy soup that’s filled with tender chicken, potatoes, fresh vegetables, and amazing homemade cheddar biscuits.
It all comes together to make a classic comfort food that you’re sure to love!
42. Blackened Chicken Alfredo
This blackened chicken alfredo is exploding with flavors! It’s a juicy, Cajun spice rubbed chicken breast and creamy parmesan pasta.
Best of all, it tastes super delicious and it can be on your dinner table in under thirty minutes!
43. Hawaiian Chicken Kabobs
These Hawaiian chicken kabobs aren’t just tasty, they’re also easy to make! They make the perfect summer meal, but regardless of the season, you’re going to love them!
They use yummy chunks of pineapples, bell peppers, and marinated chicken. It’s one of the best boneless chicken breast recipes ever!
44. Roasted Garlic, Chicken and Spinach White Pizza
If you’re looking for chicken, but you’d like to use it as an ingredient rather than a main dish, then you must try this roasted garlic, chicken, and spinach white pizza.
It’s amazingly cheesy, and it has just the right amount of garlic.
45. Crock Pot Chicken Noodle Soup
Anyone looking for a taste of nostalgia? This crock pot chicken noodle soup recipe will bring you right back to your childhood!
It’s comforting, nourishing, and a simple childhood favorite that you’re definitely going to love!
46. Crockpot Chicken Tacos
Another wonderfully easy family meal is this recipe for crockpot chicken tacos.
It uses only a handful of ingredients that you probably already have around the house, so you won’t have to make any last minute trips to the grocery store.
47. Sweet and Sour Chicken
This sweet and sour chicken recipe is made with crispy chicken, pineapples, and bell peppers. It might be intimidating to try, but it’s surprisingly easy to make.
It can be made in under twenty minutes, and it’s a wonderful main dish.
48. Mushroom-Stuffed Boneless Chicken Breast
Make your humble boneless skinless chicken breast look fancy and elegant!
These boneless chicken breasts are stuffed with garlicky mushrooms, spinach, and a bunch of melted cheese.
49. Easy Cheesy Baked Chicken Breasts with Mushrooms
These easy cheesy baked chicken breasts with mushrooms are covered in melty mozzarella cheese, and layered with amazing mushrooms that are caramelized.
Best of all, the dish is so easy to make – it’s basically effortless!
50. Crispy Chicken Breast Sandwich
Craving some great crispy chicken sandwich? We have the recipe for you! These are super easy to build and they will be polished off in no time.
What a great way to wrap up our list of boneless chicken breast recipes!
So there you go, fifty great boneless chicken breast recipes. The only question now is, which will you try first?
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- 4 chicken breasts, pounded a little to make flat
- 1/2 Tbsp olive oil
- 1.5 Tbsp taco seasoning
- 1/2 tsp salt
- 1 cup salsa or pico de gallo
- 1/2 cup corn
- 1/2 cup black beans, drained
- 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
- 1 tomato, diced
- 1 avocado, diced
- cilantro, chopped for garnish
- Preheat the oven to 400°F. Coat the chicken breasts with olive oil, taco seasoning and salt. Bake it in the oven for 15 minutes.
- Remove chicken from the oven and top it with salsa or pico de gallo, black beans, corn and cheddar cheese. Bake for another 10-15 minutes, till the cheese is melted and the internal temperature of the chicken reaches 165°F.
- Remove the chicken breasts to a serving platter. Top with diced tomato and avocado. Garnish with cilantro. Serve immediately with cilantro lime rice and lime wedges.
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