Kids' Fish Recipes

Tuna burgers, tuna casserole, coconut shrimp, fish fingers and tilapia are kid favorites. Browse trusted kid-friendly fish recipes, and put fish on the kids' menu.

Staff Picks

Tuna Cheesies

Rating: 4.5 stars 49
This is a delightful recipe that makes almost little tuna fish pizzas or half bagels. Kids will have fun making this! Use your favorite cheese!

Broiled Tilapia Parmesan

Rating: 4.5 stars 10212
Flavorful recipe for this farm raised fish that is easy and done in minutes! The fish is broiled with a creamy cheese coating for an impressive flavor and texture.

Easy Weeknight Tuna Pot Pie

Rating: 4.5 stars 101
I made this recipe up one night on my commute home from work. It is fast, easy, and delicious! Makes great leftovers, too.


Rating: 4.5 stars 70
My mom gave me this recipe. It was a childhood favorite! Crabby, cheesy, tasty! You can freeze the mixture if you want, and then thaw and use as needed.

Tuna Noodle Casserole with Potato Chips

Rating: 4.5 stars 219
A creamy classic, great to make for those busy nights when a time consuming recipe just isn't an option.
By Karena

Simple Ranchy Breaded Fish Fillets

Rating: 4 stars 445
This breaded fish recipe is a simple, everyday family meal. My entire family, including my 18-month-old, loves this tasty, simple fish dish. Delicious!

Baked Coconut Shrimp

Rating: 4.5 stars 763
This crunchy coconut shrimp is baked instead of fried, and so easy! Great for dinner or as an appetizer. I serve with orange marmalade for dipping.

Creamed Tuna On Toast

Rating: 4 stars 59
Quick and easy! Great for a fast and warm lunch! Kids love it!

Crispy Fish Fillets

Rating: 4.5 stars 500
Even people who aren't sure if they love fish will love these crunchy fillets! Quick and easy!

Speedy Bagel Tuna Melt

Rating: 4.5 stars 22
A delicious tuna melt with some Dijon mustard to spice things up. Positively kid-friendly!

Easy Tuna Patties

Rating: 4.5 stars 568
Serve these crispy tuna patties as a simple appetizer or hot sandwich.

Paleo Pecan-Maple Salmon

Rating: 4.5 stars 104
This recipe is not only easy but healthy and tasty! Paleo, gluten-free and dairy-free!

Inspiration and Ideas

Tuna Fish Pea Salad
Rating: Unrated 40
An easy, QUICK, but absolutely delicious recipe that's great on sandwiches, with crackers, or even on its own. Kids love it too!
Spicy Fish Tacos with Fresh Lime Sauce
Rating: Unrated 67
This is a tasty dinner you can make quickly that is often a favorite with the young kids in the family.
Rating: 5 stars 19

A super fun and easy way to serve the usual tuna fish. Just wrap in a tortilla! My kids have been loving these for years, as I did when I was a kid. Awesome for lunch boxes, just wrap in plastic wrap or foil. The kids love calling them 'Tor-tunas'!