Grilled Tilapia Recipes

Grill up some tilapia with one of our 20 recipes for grilled tilapia. From fish tacos to blackened fillets, tilapia is sure to please when paired with mango, asparagus or lime.

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Grilled Fish Tacos with Chipotle-Lime Dressing

Rating: 4.51 stars
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I came up with this recipe when I couldn't find good directions for grilled fish tacos. I liked the chipotle-lime combination in a dip I once tried so I imitated it here. Choose toppings to suit your taste, or include typical accompaniments such as salsa fresca, cabbage, a squeeze of lime juice, and chopped cilantro.
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Grilled Tilapia with Mango Salsa

Rating: 4.75 stars
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Don't let the list of ingredients fool you: this is super-easy, and gets rave reviews whenever I serve it. The salsa can be made the day ahead to save time. Strawberries can be substituted for the mango if you prefer--both are excellent! Combine leftover salsa with some drained black beans the next day for lunch.

Grilled Tilapia with Smoked Paprika

Rating: 4.46 stars
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This is such a great quick and healthy recipe. My whole family loves it. Enjoy with your favorite salad.

Fiery Fish Tacos with Crunchy Corn Salsa

Rating: 4.53 stars
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Spicy grilled fish are cooled down with a fresh crunchy veggie salsa featuring fresh corn. Your guests will swim back for seconds!

Fish Tacos Ultimo

Rating: 4.58 stars
146
After many attempts and many combinations of ingredients these fish tacos are ULTIMO!

Grilled Herbed Tilapia in Foil Packets

Rating: 4 stars
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Tilapia is a mild, white fish that is flaky and yummy. You can take this recipe for grilling it in foil packets and alter it to your own liking. The tilapia is very forgiving.

Grilled Tilapia

Rating: 4.6 stars
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Easy, flavorful tilapia grilled over flames!

Easy Tilapia with Wine and Tomatoes

Rating: 4.36 stars
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This is a super quick, super easy recipe that is sure to please. Tilapia fillets are easy to cook on the grill in a foil bag.

Easy Grilled Tilapia

Rating: 5 stars
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Simple, quick marinade for an easy, tasty dinner of grilled tilapia. Add some rice and a veggie.

Grilled Tilapia and Mango Salsa

Rating: 4.67 stars
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This is my boyfriend's absolute favourite meal. It is very easy to prepare, and goes great on top of lemon basmati rice. I like to present it by placing the tilapia on top of lemon basmati rice, with the mango salsa spread over top of the fish.

Grilled Tilapia with Tomato-Olive Tapenade

Rating: 4.22 stars
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A quick and easy way to prepare tilapia.

Grilled Tilapia Tacos

Rating: 5 stars
1
These grilled tilapia tacos are a recipe that I have perfected over a couple of years. They are traditional, wholesome, and a little spicy. Enjoy!
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Inspiration and Ideas

Grilled Tilapia And Mango Salsa

"Totally delicious! I hate fish, but this recipe was great!" – Liana

Grilled Fish Tacos

Did you know tilapia is great in tacos? Try it out tonight with this recipe!

Grilled Fish Burgers

Don't go to McDonald's® and get theirs! Try this grilled fish burger instead!