Top 24 Chicken Breast Recipes

The Most Popular Top-Rated Recipes Using Chicken Breasts

Here are 2 dozen of the most popular chicken breast recipes on this site, including recipes for bone-in and boneless.

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    Homemade Chicken and Biscuits

     The Spruce

    Even though it's homemade, this delicious chicken and biscuits recipe is surprisingly easy to fix, and it cooks quickly. The homemade parsley biscuits make the perfect topping for this great tasting casserole.

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    Easy Chicken Parmesan

    The Spruce

    This popular recipe is not only simple, but it's great tasting as well. The chicken is breaded, browned, then served with your favorite spaghetti sauce, a little Mozzarella cheese, and hot cooked spaghetti, linguine, or other pasta.

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    Chicken Marsala
    Chicken Marsala. Photo of Chicken Marsala © Diana Rattray

    This is the recipe I reach for when I want a great-tasting chicken dish and I'm in a hurry. I use a dry Marsala in this recipe, but use a sweeter Marsala if you prefer the flavor.

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    Baked Split Chicken Breasts With Garlic

    The Spruce 

    These flavorful chicken breasts make a wonderful meal, roasted to perfection with garlic, herbs, and a little olive oil. Serve this easy roasted chicken with baked or mashed potatoes and greens or your favorite vegetables.

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    Chicken Fajitas
    Chicken Fajitas. Photo by Foodpix/Getty Images

    This fajita filling is made with chicken breast strips, peppers, zucchini, and seasonings. The mixture is easy to prepare and cook on the stovetop.

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    Garlic Chicken and Shrimp

    The Spruce

    Serve this garlic chicken and shrimp combination with hot cooked linguine or spaghetti, or try it over hot boiled rice or grits.

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    Chicken with creamy parmesan sauce

    The Spruce

    In this recipe, boneless chicken breast halves are browned in the skillet then served with a great tasting and really easy Parmesan sauce. Serve this chicken dish with hot cooked noodles and sliced tomatoes for a meal your family will love.

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    Lemon Basil chicken

    The Spruce 

    This easy chicken recipe is flavored with a simple marinade of garlic, lemon, and basil. These tasty grilled or broiled chicken breasts are great with rice, pasta, or baked potatoes.

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    Cajun Chicken Pasta
    Cajun Chicken Pasta. Photo of Cajun Chicken Pasta © Diana Rattray

    Thanks to Janet for sharing this nicely seasoned Cajun chicken and pasta recipe. Serve this tasty pasta and chicken dish with fresh sliced tomatoes or a tossed salad and crusty bread.

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    Baked Chicken Breasts
    Baked Chicken Breasts. Photo of Baked Chicken Breasts © Diana Rattray

    These easy baked chicken breasts are flavored with a herb, lemon, and garlic marinade. The marinade could also be used for grilled or broiled chicken breasts.

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    Chicken and Spinach Bake
    Chicken and Spinach Bake. Photo of Chicken and Spinach Bake © Diana Rattray

    In this recipe, chicken breast halves are seasoned and baked on a bed of spinach with a fresh tomato topping. Use the Creole or Cajun-style seasonings on this chicken or use your own flavor combination.

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    Cajun spiced chicken breast

    The Spruce


    These chicken breasts are flavored with a spicy Cajun-style rub. The chicken pieces are marinated for at least an hour, then they're broiled or grilled to perfection.

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    Easy Italian Style Chicken
    Easy Italian Style Chicken. Image © Foodpix/Getty Images

    This Italian style chicken is easy to make with chicken breasts, bread crumbs, Parmesan cheese, and salad dressing.

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    Fried Chicken Breasts

    The Spruce

    These basic fried chicken breasts are easy to prepare and use basic everyday ingredients. Serve this delicious chicken with mashed potatoes and your favorite side dish or salads.

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    Chicken and Mushrooms
    Chicken and Mushrooms. Picture © Foodpix/Getty Images

    This well-seasoned chicken recipe is made with condensed soup, fresh mushrooms, and seasonings. Serve this tasty dish with rice or noodles for a great everyday meal.

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    Creamy Chicken Marsala
    Creamy Chicken Marsala. Picture of Creamy Chicken Marsala © Diana Rattray

    This version of chicken Marsala uses boneless chicken breast halves, fresh mushrooms, Marsala wine, and cream. This is a delicious dish to serve with rice or pasta, along with sliced tomatoes or a tossed salad.

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    Colleen's Buttermilk Chicken
    Colleen's Buttermilk Chicken. Picture © Foodpix/Getty Images

    Thanks to Colleen for sharing this simple, flavorful recipe for buttermilk chicken. The dish is quick and easy to prepare and bake, and it makes a fabulous family meal.

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    Chicken with Broccoli and Pasta
    Chicken with Broccoli and Pasta. Picture © Foodpix/Getty Images

    This is a flavorful pasta and chicken dish with a touch of basil and sour cream sauce. Diced cooked chicken breast is combined with broccoli, a creamy sauce, Parmesan, basil, and pasta.

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    Roasted Lime and Cilantro Chicken Breasts
    Roasted Lime and Cilantro Chicken Breasts. Picture of Lime and Cilantro Chicken © Diana Rattray

    Fresh lime juice, garlic, and cilantro flavor these roasted chicken breasts. Enjoy this dish with your favorite rice dish or potatoes and a tossed green salad.

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    Chicken Breasts with Mozzarella Cheese
    Chicken Breasts with Mozzarella Cheese. Photo of Chicken Breasts with Mozzarella Cheese © Diana Rattray

    This easy chicken recipe makes a great meal with a salad or fresh sliced vegetables and potatoes. It's an easy dish to prepare and takes just minutes to cook.

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    Sweet and Sour Chicken Breasts
    Sweet and Sour Chicken Breasts. Photo of Sweet and Sour Chicken Breasts © Diana Rattray

    A tangy sauce highlights this easy, great tasting chicken dish. This chicken dish is made in just minutes in the skillet, and you probably have most of the ingredients on hand. Serve this sweet and sour chicken with hot cooked rice or your favorite Asian-style noodle dish.

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    Spicy Cajun Chicken and Pasta
    Spicy Cajun Chicken and Pasta. Photo of Spicy Cajun Chicken and Pasta © Diana Rattray

    This chicken and pasta skillet dish are quick and easy to prepare and it's loaded with great flavor. It's made with diced cooked chicken, spicy Cajun seasonings and cayenne pepper, tomatoes, Parmesan cheese, and a variety of chopped vegetables. Use fusilli, rotini, or similar pasta in this easy recipe.

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    Spicy Fried Chicken Strips
    Spicy Fried Chicken Strips. Photo of Spicy Fried Chicken Strips © Diana Rattray

    These chicken strips are great too for an everyday meal or make them for tailgating, weekend game gatherings, or picnics. Serve these tasty chicken strips with ranch or blue cheese dressing or your favorite dip.

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    Chicken Breasts with Bacon and Cheese
    Chicken Breasts with Bacon and Cheese. Photo of Chicken Breasts with Bacon and Cheese © Diana Rattray

    This easy chicken breast recipe is made in the skillet with mozzarella cheese and bacon slices. Use sliced mozzarella or shredded, or make this with mozzarella and Cheddar blend.