15 Tasty Chicken Dinners to Make in 30 Minutes or Less

Climb out of your boring chicken dinner rut with these great recipes you can get on the table in under 30 minutes

Meyer Lemon Chicken Picatta // Cherry on My Sundae

Welcome to Meals Under 30, a series featuring fast and delicious weeknight meals courtesy of our Culinary Content Network of food bloggers.

In each Meals Under 30 recipe roundup, our talented bloggers share their best go-to weeknight recipes for when they need to get dinner on the table fast. Our editorial team then chooses its favorite enticing recipes — all of which can be made in 30 minutes or less.

Up to bat this week: chicken.


Chicken is a reliable go-to dish for just about everyone; it’s versatile and easy to cook. It’s also a healthy, lean source of protein and it easily soaks up accompanying flavors. The problem is that our go-to chicken dinners often become boring; but no more! Check out this roundup of great weeknight chicken masterpieces for dinner inspiration