Find dozens of ways to turn spaghetti into an exciting dinner, including creamy chicken spaghetti, spaghetti and meatballs, baked spaghetti, and more.

Community Picks

Spaghetti Aglio e Olio

Rating: 4.5 stars 451
Spaghetti Aglio e Olio is a simple Italian dish of garlic, olive oil, parsley, and Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese tossed with cooked pasta.

Easy Skillet Spaghetti

Rating: 5 stars 6
This spaghetti is sure to become a family favorite. It is full of flavor, and the leftovers are even better!

Baked Spaghetti

Rating: 4.5 stars 1406
A comforting baked spaghetti casserole layered with meat sauce and cheese.

Last-Minute Lemon Spaghetti and Shrimp

Rating: 4.5 stars 14
This delicious pasta dish comes together in about 20 minutes. The taste is fresh and tart! If you try this recipe using dried basil or bottled lemon juice, then you haven't tried this recipe!

Spaghetti Carbonara II

Rating: 4.5 stars 2045
A super rich, classic 'bacon and egg' spaghetti dish. Great to serve for company. This recipe also makes an unusual brunch offering.

16 of the Best Side Dishes to Pair With Your Spaghetti Dinner

Don't settle for limp, boring salad or frozen garlic bread — it's time to take your spaghetti side dishes up a notch.
By Melanie Fincher

Easy Italian Sausage Spaghetti

Rating: 4.5 stars 19
This sausage spaghetti has the flavor of spaghetti and meatballs, without the hassle of making meatballs!

Mexican-Style Spaghetti and Meatballs

Rating: 4.5 stars 23
It's your classic Italian entree with a Mexican kick! The crumbled corn tostadas, chili powders, chili peppers, and chipotle peppers are the difference from your run-of-the-mill meatballs and sauce. The lean turkey makes it very healthy!

Million-Dollar Spaghetti

Rating: 4.5 stars 313
The perfect combination of pasta, ground beef, and cream cheese mixture. Unbelievably good! Serve with garlic bread and salad. Enjoy!
By Coqui30

Sicilian Spaghetti

Rating: 4 stars 133
If you love anchovies and pasta, this recipe is for you. It's quick, easy and very tasty. Serve with crusty Italian bread, if desired.

Light Lemon Pesto Pasta

Rating: 4.5 stars 57
Light, yet full of flavor, this pesto is perfect tossed with hot spaghetti for a quick dinner. It is also excellent as a pizza sauce or smeared on hot French bread. It freezes well to preserve the bounty of summer basil.

Chef John's Spaghetti with Red Clam Sauce

Rating: 5 stars 133
This is one of my 'go to' recipes and it takes only about 15 minutes from start to finish. The only prep work really is mashing the garlic. The sauce is great on any pasta, but I prefer angel hair or spaghetti.

Inspiration and Ideas

Easy Instant Pot Spaghetti Recipes
Skip the fuss and easily feed your family with these Instant Pot pasta recipes. You'll be left with fewer dishes and have more free time to enjoy your evening.
The Kid-Friendliest Spaghetti Recipes
Kid-friendly for sure, they're also fun for adults!