The Best Quick, Easy Dinner Recipes You Can Make… Some in 30 Minutes or Less! These meals are perfect for busy weeknights. With everything that goes on in a typical day, after-school sports, and activities—it’s completely understandable that cooking dinner is the last thing you want to do or have to think hard about when you get home. While there are plenty of slow cooker recipes you can make ahead of time, sometimes you just need quick, easy dinner recipes. That’s where the following easy dinner recipes come in. Here, you’ll find quick, easy dinner recipes that include all of your favorite dishes
Easy Dinner Recipes
Taco Macaroni and Cheese is the perfect easy weeknight meal you need to add to your meal planning menu! It’s a blend of ground beef, macaroni and cheese, and taco seasoning all rolled into one fantastic dish. It’s fast, easy, and ready in under 30 minutes! Pass me a bowl or two of this delicious skillet mac!
Cheesy and rich, this old-fashioned Alfredo Sauce recipe is a classic that is always requested. I love Olive Garden but this Alfredo sauce is way better. I am hooked! From start to finish, dinner is done in 20 minutes. You can keep it as traditional pasta and alfredo, or you can dress it up with spinach, tomatoes, mushrooms, peppers, and of course, chicken breast!
Looking for quick and easy dinner recipes for the family? This simple casserole dish is perfect for busy weeknights, picky eaters, and hungry husbands! It’s not only delicious, but it’s also budget-friendly. You can cook this in the oven alongside fresh veggies or a salad for a complete dinner. Feel free to substitute the beef with ground turkey. The tomato sauce makes this recipe so versatile!
The BEST Chicken and Broccoli Lasagna! Tender chicken is layered with broccoli, lasagna noodles, and a rich and creamy cheese sauce! The chicken breast can be substituted with rotisserie chicken or chicken thighs. The leftovers are perfect for another dinner night or lunch! Easy weeknight dinners like these are so great for the whole family (especially busy families on different schedules!).
Cajun Shrimp Pasta with a spicy and rich cream sauce is a quick and easy dinner recipe with just the right amount of kick! The prep time for the spices and noodles can’t be beaten! I’d like to have this for dinner tonight!
Sloppy joes aren’t just for sandwiches! Hit up the grocery store for some Texas Toast to fix a family favorite that comes together in a breeze! With easy-to-find ingredients that you may already have on hand, Texas Toast Sloppy Joes are a no-fuss meal that everyone will love. This is a sheet pan dinner with a sloppy joe twist!
The ultimate recipe for classic Italian comfort food with layers of noodles, meat sauce, and cheese. Sunday dinner is extra special when you make this traditional pasta dish. Feel free to swap out the protein of traditional lasagna with sausage or ground turkey.
Easy dinner ideas wouldn’t be complete with some tortillas and favorite Mexican flavors! With just four ingredients and under an hour from start to finish, these cheesy, beefy, saucy enchiladas are a cinch to make, always a hit! Thin slices of steak are another great option. Serve with black beans and maybe some seasoned corn on the cob.
Cheesy Taco Pasta is easy to make and tastes like the Hamburger Helper you used to eat as a kid except better. Much better. Any kind of noodles can be used, including egg noodles. Use whatever pasta you’ve got on hand.
Whether you are looking for a delicious holiday side dish for Thanksgiving or Christmas or a quick and easy weeknight crowd-pleaser, this comforting casserole recipe is for you!
This Mexican Chicken and Rice Casserole is an easy and delicious meal! This dinner recipe is made in one baking dish and is done just in 30 minutes making clean-up a breeze. Perfect for busy weeknights! Our family LOVES Mexican food and that’s why this dinner is one of our favorites.
Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole is a classic dish turned into a simple no-fuss bake. This recipe is quick and easy, yet ultra comforting, so perfect for busy nights!
French Onion Pork Chops are easily made with pork chops smothered in an addicting creamy sauce and topped with everyone’s favorite crispy fried onions! Whether a holiday dish or a comforting weeknight meal, you and your family will love this. Add it to your menu now!
My Taco Pizza recipe is one that you will want to put in your regular dinner rotation! It’s easy (made in about 30 minutes), it’s filling, and best of all, it’s mouthwateringly delicious. Some might even say addicting.
Baked Spaghetti & Meatballs is a perfect dish to cook up for a hungry family! It’s hearty, delicious, easy to make, and budget-friendly.
This recipe for creamy garlic chicken tastes delicious, and it’s so simple to make! Tender and juicy chicken covered in a mouthwatering, creamy, cheesy topping. This quick and easy recipe is sure to be a family favorite!
The easiest Sour Cream Chicken Enchilada Casserole packed with chicken, cheese, and an amazing sour cream sauce. A delicious, creamy, enchilada casserole. It comes together in no time and it tastes divine. You are going to love it…
18. Taco Lasagna
We love Mexican food at our house. Tacos, burritos, taquitos, nachos … we eat those things on a regular basis! This dinner recipe is made in one baking dish and is done just in 20 minutes making clean-up a breeze. If you’re ever in the mood for some comfort food, this Taco Lasagna recipe is for YOU!
Our 4-Ingredient Chili Dog Casserole is an easy, cheesy, meaty dish that is ready in 35 minutes. There are two all-American classics that we cannot live without – chili cheese dogs and casseroles! This exciting twist on a traditional Chili dog is a dinner recipe you just have to try!
Our irresistible Taco Stuffed Potatoes are a staple recipe to always have in your back pocket! They are nutritious sweet potatoes OR everyone’s favorite russet potatoes overflowing with seasoned meat and classic taco toppings!
Sometimes it is hard to get picky eaters to enjoy green beans! Consider this easy dish. My family loves it! Quick and easy! It’s my go-to when I’m feeling lazy 🙂 I know this would also be delicious with salmon and a bit of lemon!
Air Fryer Taco Stuffed Shells recipe features seasoned ground beef and ooey-gooey cheese melted inside of slightly crisp air-fried shells. If you don’t have an air fryer, you can bake them in the oven.