Breaded Chicken Breast Recipes

Crispy and tender chicken breasts are easy when they're breaded, battered, fried, or baked. We've got the recipes!

Staff Picks

Breaded Chicken Fingers

Rating: 4.68 stars
If you like the taste of garlic, this recipe is for you. It is easy to make, but requires time to marinate.

Air Fryer Chicken Katsu with Homemade Katsu Sauce

Rating: 4.71 stars
Air-fried chicken katsu that is crispy on the outside, tender and juicy on the inside. The sauce is a little bit sweet, a little bit tangy, and complements the chicken perfectly. Serve over rice if desired.

Tomato Chicken Parmesan

Rating: 4.65 stars
A delicious Italian breaded chicken smothered with cheese and tomato-based pasta sauce!

Chicken Fried Chicken

Rating: 4.64 stars
A fun chicken recipe the kids can help prepare. They love crushing the crackers. It does not matter if the measurements aren't perfect, just wing it!

Garlic-Lemon Double Stuffed Chicken

Rating: 4.61 stars
Not your everyday chicken dish! Stuffed with Cheddar and cream cheeses, then drenched with a garlic-lemon-butter sauce, your friends and family will be begging you to make this recipe - believe me, I know!

Bourbon Pecan Chicken

Rating: 4.6 stars
Chicken breasts are coated in a pecan breading, and fried in a skillet. Then a rich bourbon sauce is poured over them before serving. This is a fabulous recipe that my Mother gave me from a upscale restaurant in New York. It is to die for. ENJOY!!

Feta and Bacon Stuffed Chicken with Onion Mashed Potatoes

Rating: 4.61 stars
Not for anyone watching their diet. A wonderful flavor filled meal that really fills you up. I took ideas from a few other recipes on here and I made it my own. Simply delicious!

Garlic Cheddar Chicken

Rating: 4.61 stars
Chicken breasts dipped in garlic butter and Cheddar bread crumbs. NEVER have any leftovers!

Famous Butter Chicken

Rating: 4.57 stars
Chicken breasts are dipped in beaten eggs and cracker crumbs, then baked with butter. These chicken breast are really tender and moist. Excellent flavor! I never have leftovers.

Pistachio Crusted Chicken

Rating: 4.51 stars
This recipe is so easy, and very elegant. Anyone can make it, and everyone will enjoy it!

Chicken Nepiev

Rating: 4.47 stars
Chicken, cream cheese, and garlic unite in this marriage of Chicken Neptune, Chicken Kiev, and a shorthanded pantry! Takes less fuss than either of its inspirations, and recipe can easily be increased for larger households.

Crunchy Chicken Fingers

Rating: 3.6 stars
Chicken fingers with crunchy chip coating. Great with bbq sauce. My 3 year old helps crush the chips. Very easy to make!

Inspiration and Ideas

How to Make Chicken Cutlets
These thin pieces of chicken cook quickly and evenly and are perfect for searing, breading, and frying. Ready to learn?
How To Make Breadcrumbs
No store-bought breadcrumbs handy? No problem. Here's how to make your own crumbs from fresh or stale bread.

Baked Garlic Parmesan Chicken

Rating: 4.4 stars

A wonderful baked chicken recipe that's quick and easy! Using just a few handy ingredients, create a delicious main dish, that also makes great leftovers - if there are any! Serve with a salad and pasta or rice for a quick, scrumptious dinner.