Kids' Chicken Recipes

Easy chicken recipes, featuring fried chicken, roasted chicken, and boneless, skinless chicken breasts.

Staff Picks

Chicken Enchiladas I

Rating: 4.47 stars
This is a quick and easy recipe. Good for quick suppers.

Baked Chicken Nuggets

Rating: 4.49 stars
A real kid-pleaser! Adults will enjoy this recipe for a tasty appetizer, too! Serve warm with your favorite dipping sauces if desired.

Oven Fried Chicken II

Rating: 4.26 stars
I love fried chicken, but it takes so long and is such a big mess. I came up with this one, and have been making it ever since! Everyone I have given the recipe to has loved it as well.

Grandma's Chicken Noodle Soup

Rating: 4.58 stars
This is a recipe that was given to me by my grandmother. It is a very savory and tasty soup and I believe that all will like it. If you would like to add even more flavor, try using smoked chicken!!

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!

Asian Chicken Salad

Rating: 4.64 stars
A perfect salad for leftover BBQ, boiled, broiled or baked chicken. A very crunchy salad with a tasty sweet Asian-style dressing. The kids love it too! The Chinese rice noodles are of the cellophane type and can be found in the Asian section of most grocery stores. They are often in rectangle form and in clear packaging.
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Caramelized Chicken Wings

Rating: 4.66 stars
Yummy chicken wings that are so easy to fix on the stove top or in an electric skillet.

Chicken Nuggets

Rating: 4.46 stars
These are really easy and taste great! Kids love them!

Baked Honey Mustard Chicken

Rating: 4.24 stars
Quick and easy to prepare, and the kids love it too!

Natasha's Chicken Burgers

Rating: 4.78 stars
Natasha is my eldest daughter, and her eyes light up when I announce we're having these for dinner. While my husband and I eat 1 or 2 each, she easily finishes at least 3! The onion can be finely chopped, but with three kids, we prefer grating it so as to hide it. I usually serve these with mashed potatoes and Caesar salad for a very comforting meal! Extra-lean ground chicken can be substituted with ground turkey with great results.

Hawaiian Chicken Kabobs

Rating: 4.42 stars
These kabobs are tender, sweet, and delicious. They're easy to make and only require a few ingredients.

Chicken Bouillon Rice

Rating: 3.62 stars
The bouillon really adds flavor to plain rice. My husband loves it!

Inspiration and Ideas

Gluten-Free Chicken Nuggets
Rating: Unrated
My 2-year-old was diagnosed with Celiac. After experimenting with several failed chicken nugget recipes, I finally came up with one the whole family loves. This is a mild-tasting chicken nugget designed for a 2-year-old. Some additional seasoning added to the Chex® should give it a more 'grown up' flavor.
Lemon-Parmesan Chicken and Rice Bowl
Rating: Unrated
A quick and delicious meal that is healthy and the family will love it. Cheesy, lemony, crunchy!

Carol's Chicken Chili

Rating: 4.45 stars

Chicken breast, onion, chile peppers and beans make for great white chili sustenance! Here is a good recipe for those cold nights. Serve with some crusty French bread and a salad. Season to your own taste (some might like it spicier.)