8 One-Pan Chicken Meals That Do Away With Dinnertime Stress

Let’s do away with dinnertime stress, shall we? We’re all searching for that miracle dinner — you know, the one that’s homemade, is totally tasty, and practically cooks itself?

While you may need to let go of perfection, I’ve found some recipes that come pretty close. Sheet pan suppers are a thing, and I’m hooked! They’re all about quick prep, hearty deliciousness, and easy clean up. What more could you ask for?

I’ve rounded up 8 amazing one-pan chicken meals that will earn permanent spots on your dinner menu, guaranteed!

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1. Sunday Sheet Pan Chicken Recipe

You can enjoy it any day of the week, really, but this combo of chicken, potatoes, and carrots remind me of Sunday dinners at Grandma’s house, and the name stuck!

Quick and simple, this perfect pairing of comfort food flavors is a dinner win — big time. The potatoes and carrots cook to tender, while the chicken browns and crisps. What a great meal, this one is!

Yield: 4-6 servings
Prep time: 10 minutes
Total time: 50 minutes


• 9-12 chicken drumsticks
• 4-6 white potatoes, diced
• 4-6 large carrots, diced
• 1/2 white onion, diced
• 3 Tablespoons olive oil
• Salt and pepper
• Fresh rosemary or parsley for garnish (optional)

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1. Heat oven to 400 degrees Fahrenheit.

2. Arrange chicken, potatoes, carrots, and onions on a large, parchment-lined baking sheet. Drizzle with olive oil, salt and pepper generously.

3. Bake for 35-40 minutes, or until potatoes are tender and chicken is cooked through and skin begins to brown. Garnish with rosemary, if desired. And enjoy!

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2. Crispy Oven Chicken & Zucchini Sheet Pan Supper

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Source: Tablespoon

Grab your sheet pan and go for an easy version of chicken parmesan. This Crispy Oven Chicken and Zucchini Sheet Pan Supper is light, tasty, and easy to make. Parmesan-crusted chicken is dressed with red sauce and melty cheese, lending Italian flair to this simple, tasty meal.

3. One-Pan Teriyaki Chicken With Vegetables

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Source: The Recipe Critic

Tender chicken and crispy veggies are coated with an amazingly flavorful sweet and tangy Asian sauce in this easy One-Pan Teriyaki Chicken With Vegetables. It’s a perfect meal for busy weeknights, and you’ll love that it’s made entirely in one pan!

4. Melty Chicken Avocado Toast With Cilantro Salsa

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Source: Cheeky Kitchen

Yes, you can have toast for dinner! This Melty Chicken Avocado Toast With Cilantro Salsa is loaded with ingredients, so it won’t leave you hungry. Sliced cooked chicken breast, Swiss cheese, avocado, and a zesty salsa take ordinary toast to a whole new level of yum!

5. Lemon-Herb Chicken Sheet Pan Supper

One-Pan Roasted Chicken and Vegetables | thegoodstuff

Source: Tablespoon

Bursting with fresh spring flavors, this Lemon-Herb Chicken Sheet Pan Supper makes an irresistible weeknight dinner. Fresh herbs, asparagus, potatoes, and chicken bake up with a lemony honey sauce that’s finger-licking good.

6. Sheet Pan Chicken & Veggie Stir Fry

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Source: Gimme Some Oven

Convert your stir-fry into an easy sheet pan dinner with this brilliant Sheet Pan Chicken and Veggie Stir Fry recipe. You’ll get all the delicious Asian flavors you love without all the work.

7. One-Pan Honey-Garlic Chicken & Veggies

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Source: Damn Delicious

We all love a good meat and potatoes dinner, and this One-Pan Honey-Garlic Chicken and Veggies hits the spot. Potatoes and broccoli are tucked in with tender, juicy chicken breasts and sprinkled with a honey, herb, and garlic sauce and baked to perfection. And this little bit of amazingness is all cooked in a single pan!

8. Sheet Pan Chicken With Sweet Potatoes, Apples & Brussels Sprouts

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Source: Well Plated

Caramelized veggies and succulent chicken nestle together in one sheet pan, creating an aroma reminiscent of a cozy fall day. Make this Sheet Pan Chicken With Sweet Potatoes, Apples, and Brussels Sprouts for a simple yet hearty meal on a chilly autumn or winter evening.

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