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20 Seriously Delicious Chicken Breast Recipes

Chicken breasts are healthy and delicious, but it's easy to get stuck in a rut and rely on the same old recipes you've always used. If you're looking for new and exciting ways to cook chicken breast, Allrecipes is here for you. These 20 top-rated recipes are community favorites, and been reviewed by thousands of people, so you know they're going to be good!

1.  Lucky's Quickie Chickie

Rave Review: "This raises the bar on a simple to make chicken dinner. I followed the recipe exactly including fresh basil which was so terrific in this dish with the honey and balsamic. Five stars for a simple and flavorful dish you can whip up in no time." -- ellie

Lucky's Quickie Chickie

Photo by Naples34102

2. Chicken Pot Pie IX

Rave Review: "Delicious! My only regret is that I only made one. I'd definitely make this again." -- Brenda

Chicken Pot Pie IX

Photo by ReneePaj

3. Chicken Cordon Bleu II

Rave Review: "FANTASTIC chicken recipe!!!!! I've made it several times and the only thing that I do differently is doubling up on the sauce. Which by the way, is out of this world! Try it, I think you'll be very happy you did!" -- DZFIT4LIFE

Chicken Cordon Bleu I

Photo by Allrecipes Magazine

4. Grilled Chicken Salad with Seasonal Fruit

Rave Review: "This is a GREAT salad! I cut the oil in half to reduce calories and fat. My husband agreed that this was the kind of salad we usually only get in restaurants." -- Patsy

Grilled Chicken Salad with Seasonal Fruit

Photo by Maisan Djuhadi

5. Creamy White Chili

Rave Review: "This was the perfect blend of seasonings and cream. I topped this with colby jack cheese and served with Frito Scoops. This will definitely be made in my kitchen!" -- adavis76

Creamy White Chili

Photo by mis7up

6.  Southwestern Egg Rolls

Rave Review: "Oh. My. Goodness. These are HEAVEN! These are my FAVORITE item at Chili's Restaurant and I must say, mine were much better, definitely healthier, and obviously cheaper!" -- jennybeans

Southwestern Egg Rolls

Photo by Aja

7. Lemon Chicken Orzo Soup

Rave Review: "Amazing! Did not change a thing. Lovely balance of chicken and lemon in broth -- fresh lemon is a must!" -- Dayna

Lemon Chicken Orzo Soup

Photo by Soup Loving Nicole

8. Lemon Herb Chicken with Couscous and Cucumber Salad

Rave Review: "This was a winner! I loved all the flavors and how it came together. Using thin-sliced chicken breasts worked perfect. I'd make this again for dinner/work lunches." -- voraciousgirl

9. Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

Rave Review: "I’d describe this soup as “comforting”. The flavors and thickness turn a gray day into a great day." -- Brown Sugar Girl

Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

Photo by Dianne

10. Curry Stand Chicken Tikka Masala Sauce

Rave Review: "This recipe is absolutely fantastic. While it may seem like a lot of work, to the uninitiated, it is completely worth every second. I didn't change a thing, it's perfect the way it is. This has become a staple in my house. It freezes well, and even storing in the fridge as leftovers -- it reheats superbly." -- diochick

Curry Stand Chicken Tikka Masala Sauce

Photo by Nicolette

11. Lemon Chicken Piccata

Rave Review: "This dish is superb. Very light, low-fat and the sauce has a lemon infusion that is simple, yet elegant. The lemon slices really do make a difference." -- ChefSuzie

Lemon Chicken Piccata

Photo by MamaLeah

12. Chicken Katsu

Rave Review: "Don't change a thing! Reminds me of Hawaiian plate lunch, yum! I made this exactly as written and it turned out perfect. Crispy outside, tender inside. I served it with Kikkoman katsu sauce." -- Misty

Chicken Katsu

Photo by abapplez

13. Slow Cooker Chicken Taco Soup

Rave Review: "This recipe is FANTASTIC!! I highly recommend it! I have eaten the leftovers almost every meal since I made it. It is easy, delicious, and has lots of healthy vegetables." -- LVBNMOM

Slow Cooker Chicken Taco Soup

Photo by CookinBug

14. Mulligatawny Soup I

Rave Review: "I absolutely love this soup! It's my new favorite comfort food. I usually bring some for lunch and my colleagues always ask for the recipe." -- SGARLOW

Mulligatawny Soup I

Photo by Molly

15. Chicken Breasts with Balsamic Vinegar and Garlic

Rave Review: "I thought this was a pretty impressive dish considering the ease of preparation. Also, I liked that it's made with ingredients I always have on hand." -- MSLLL75

Chicken Breasts with Balsamic Vinegar and Garlic

Photo by Dianne

16. Bruschetta Chicken Bake

Rave Review: “This is now THE dish I make to bring to others (with new babies, illness, etc), and I am always asked for the recipe. I had so many wives calling me to tell me their husband insisted they get the recipe, that I now include the recipe with the dish.” — KIMINCLEVELAND

17. Sweet, Sticky and Spicy Chicken

Rave Review: "This dish was very easy to make and it tasted wonderful. The flavors came together really well. I paired it with jasmine rice and an oriental veggie blend. My husband enjoyed it as well. It's one of our new favorite dishes." -- Shelli S.

Sweet, Sticky and Spicy Chicken

Photo by Allrecipes Magazine

18. Cheddar Baked Chicken

Rave Review: "This is a household favorite, and so easy to make. I almost always have the ingredients on hand. I added a sprinkle of basil to mine, and it came out delicious. It's a must have for quick weekday meals." -- Katie Briggs

Cheddar Baked Chicken

Photo by Allrecipes Magazine

19. Dijon-Tarragon Cream Chicken

Rave Review: "My family, including my 3-year-old, loved this. It was quick and easy. The chicken was juicy, and my husband loved the sauce so much that he poured it over everything he ate!" -- LILYROSEK

Dijon-Tarragon Cream Chicken

Photo by LynnInHK

20. Chicken Marsala

Rave Review: "I found this recipe to be the BEST chicken Marsala recipe I've used. It was quick and easy. I served it over rice along with sauteed green string beans ... it won everyone over. This is definitely going to become a regular dinner item at my house!" -- MARIANNA1978

chicken marsala  photo by huynh nguyen

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About Vicky McDonald

Always looking for more cheese! I love to bake, potter about the garden, and drink lemony gin & tonics in the sun. I also blog at stasty.com.