10 Chicken Thigh Sheet Pan Dinners

mid angle looking at a sheet pan of pesto chicken bake
Photo: Chef Mo

Chicken thighs are juicy and full of flavor, not to mention easy to cook without worrying about having them dry out. All of this makes them the perfect candidate for quick and easy sheet pan dinners. Chances are if you have some chicken thighs and vegetables lying around, you're less than an hour away from a delicious home-cooked meal! Check out these chicken thigh sheet pan dinner recipes to add to your weekly rotation.

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Moroccan Chicken Thigh Sheet Pan Dinner

mid angle looking into a serving of Moroccan chicken thigh sheet pan dinner
France C

An easy way to introduce Moroccan flavors to your weeknight dinner routine. Chickpeas and vegetables are baked with chicken thighs, all seasoned with ras el hanout — the famous North African spice blend. It's available in specialty grocery stores, or you can easily make your own.

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Horseradish Chicken, Butternut Squash, and Zucchini Sheet Pan Dinner

mid angle looking at a sheet pan of horseradish chicken with butternut squash and zucchini
Chef Mo

Loaded with flavor, this sheet pan supper calls for boneless, skinless chicken thighs tossed in a mixture of horseradish, Parmesan, mustard, and spices. If you don't have butternut squash, try potatoes.

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Chicken, Apple, and Brussels Sprout Sheet Pan Dinner

high angle looking at a bowl of chicken, apple and brussel sprouts sheet pan dinner

Apples and Brussels sprouts mix with chicken thighs and pancetta for an all-in-one meal that tastes like fall, but is welcome any time of the year. For extra moisture and flavor, try using chicken thighs with the skin still on.

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Mediterranean Chicken Sheet Pan Dinner

looking down at sheet pan of Mediterranean chicken
Lisa Bristol

A mixture of bell peppers, red onions, potatoes, Kalamata olives, and feta cheese makes these chicken thighs pop with flavor!

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Sheet Pan Baked Seville Chicken, Sausage, and Vegetables

low angle looking at a sheet pan of baked seville chicken, sausage and vegetables

Inspired by the cuisine of southern Spain, this sheet pan supper is deliciously unique yet calls for easy-to-find ingredients. Allrecipes Allstar lutzflcat says, "The orange juice and zest are a nice addition and really brighten the flavor." She also recommends to reduce the temperature of the oven slightly; you can use other recipes as a guide and try 425 degrees F instead of 450.

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Pesto Chicken Bake

mid angle looking at a sheet pan of pesto chicken bake
Chef Mo

It's shocking that just five ingredients come together for such a flavorful meal. The five star reviews say it all, like this one from 1010lisalynn: "Made this for dinner last night and friends and family said 'super moist chicken!'"

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Sheet Pan Roasted Chicken Thighs with Brussels Sprouts

Sheet Pan Roasted Chicken Thighs with Brussels Sprouts
Sheet Pan Roasted Chicken Thighs with Brussels Sprouts. Jewelzee

You'll simply season chicken thighs, sausage, and Brussels sprouts in seasonings and roast. "An easy sheet pan dinner, full of flavor that can be easily customized to your tastes," says Jewelzee. "The secret is roasting at a high temperature, allowing the water to steam out, leaving all that concentrated, yummy flavor."

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Keto Smoky Chicken and Vegetable Sheet Pan Dinner

high angle looking into a sheet pan of keto smoky chicken and vegetables
France C

This might be a keto-friendly recipe, but even if you aren't keto you'll still love this dish. Lots of veggies combine with chicken thighs, bacon, and spices for a sheet pan dinner that's full of flavor.

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Stuffed Chicken Thighs with Roasted Potatoes and Carrots

high angle looking at a serving of stuffed chicken thighs with roasted potatoes and carrots on a plate
Deb C

Take your sheet pan dinner to new heights with this recipe for stuffed chicken thighs, featuring a savory filling of cheese, olives, and tomatoes.

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Sheet Pan Parmesan-Dijon Chicken Thigh Dinner

Sheet Pan Parmesan-Dijon Chicken Thigh Dinner

Parmesan- and panko-crusted chicken thighs cook on a sheet pan with baby potatoes and green beans. "Your entrée and sides are ready all at once," says fabeveryday. "Perfect for busy nights when you need a hands-off meal."

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More Inspiration

A platter of chicken thighs and roasted potatoes, garnished with fresh thyme
Kim's Cooking Now

For more tasty ways with chicken thighs, such as this recipe for Greek Lemon Chicken and Potatoes, check out these collections:

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