All-Time Top 28 Best Dinner Recipes | 30-Minute Dinner Recipes

  1. Skillet Chicken with Brussels Sprouts and Apples

Take the flavor of a chicken recipe to a whole new level with brown sugar and roasted apples.


  1. Macaroni and Cheese with Chicken

Switch up your typical cheddar mac-and-cheese recipe with this deliciously cheesy one, which calls for smoked mozzarella, Parmigiano-Reggiano, and rosemary béchamel.


  1. Dijon-Smothered Chicken Legs with Broccolini

Dress up drumsticks with a white wine, cream, and Dijon batter.


  1. Roasted Parmesan Chicken and Tomatoes

Panko chicken cutlets get bursts of flavor thanks to roasted Campari tomatoes.


  1. Crispy Chicken with Roasted Carrots and Couscous

The secret to upgrading golden brown chicken thighs? Adding mint.


  1. Jerk Chicken and Mango Lettuce Cups

Mango and cilantro give a little something extra to these ground chicken and rice lettuce cups.


  1. Sugar Snap, Orange, and Teriyaki Stir-Fry

Oranges and sugar snap peas bring a touch of sweetness to this noodle and chicken stir-fry bowl.


  1. Grilled Pesto Chicken with Summer Squash

Fire up the grill for this pesto-glazed chicken and squash recipe.


  1. Salmon and Beets with Yogurt Sauce over Watercress

If you’re in the mood for protein and greens for dinner, this recipe will satisfy your healthy cravings.


  1. Breaded Pork Cutlet with Avocado-and-Shredded Kale Salad

You can’t beet this dish. (We couldn’t resist.)


  1. Beef Tenderloin with Roasted Cauliflower-Pomegranate Salad

This fresh and tangy pomegranate salad is the perfect complement to juicy tenderloin.


  1. Grilled Cumin-Rubbed Hanger Steak with Smashed Minty Peas and Grilled Bread

Add extra flavor to your steak dinner by using fresh mint, lime, and ground cumin.


  1. Grapefruit, Shrimp, and Radicchio Tartines

Get more tang for the buck with this quick and easy recipe for in-season grapefruit.

  1. Indian-Spiced Chicken and Cauliflower

Forget plain chicken—use Indian spices to add an extra kick of flavor.

  1. Sausage and Pepper Polenta Lasagna

With fresh ingredients like tomatoes, garlic, parsley, and red peppers, you’ll love this healthy twist on lasagna.

  1. Roasted Sweet Potato Salad with Barley and Arugula

Dress a simple arugula salad with fresh and tasty ingredients like barley, sweet potatoes, and feta for a light weeknight dinner.

  1. Rosemary Skillet Pork Chops with Quick Braised Cabbage

The secret ingredient? Adding fresh rosemary to the pork chops and topping with balsamic vinegar.

  1. One-Pan Lemon Parmesan Chicken and Asparagus

Since this dish is cooked in one pan, you won’t have to worry about clean-up.

  1. BLT Balsamic Chicken, Avocado, and Feta Salad

If you like BLTs, you’re going to love trying the classic sandwich in salad form.

  1. One-Pan Pesto Chicken and Veggies

This light and fresh dish will fill you up, but won’t leave you feeling heavy.

  1. Honey Garlic Shrimp

This recipe’s easy-to-make marinade, made from honey, soy sauce, and garlic, will make shrimp taste better than ever.

  1. Turkey Taco Quinoa Skillet

Make the filling in just one skillet, then spoon into tortillas for an easy and delicious dinner.

  1. Asparagus Sweet Potato Chicken Skillet

In only 30 minutes, you’ll have a paleo-friendly and gluten-free dinner on the table.

  1. California Chicken Flatbread with Chipotle Ranc

This is SO much better than ordering out.

  1. Baked Turkey Enchiladas

Make these enchiladas as mild or as spicy as you want by adjusting the amount of enchilada sauce you use. You can even add extra veggies, like onions and zucchini.

  1. Chicken Guacamole and Bean Tostadas

Layer your favorite toppings like guacamole, pico de gallo, and beans to make these tostadas extra tasty.