Chicken Pasta Recipes

Best recipes for chicken and pasta. See dozens of ways to combine these two dinner winners.

Staff Picks

Chicken Cacciatore Pasta

Rating: 4.5 stars 8
A yummy marinara pasta packed with veggies that kids will love.

Parmesan Chicken Pasta with Marinara

Rating: 4 stars 4
This is a creamy pasta with crunchy chicken breasts and a splash of red sauce.

One-Pot Chicken and Sausage Orzo

Rating: 4.5 stars 191
There's something extra satisfying about a recipe like this one-pot chicken and sausage orzo dish where you just basically dump the ingredients in a pot and wait until it's cooked. Sure, you have to stir it a few times, and it helps if you add stuff in the right order. But for how delicious this comes out, you're doing very little actual work.

Buffalo Chicken Pasta

Rating: 4.5 stars 2
This pasta dish has all the flavors of Buffalo chicken wings, and you don't have to get your fingers full of hot sauce. It's made on the stovetop and is finger-licking good!

Pasta, Broccoli and Chicken

Rating: 4.5 stars 251
A mixture of pasta, broccoli, pesto, tomatoes and cheese that is practically a meal in itself, especially with the cooked chicken. Great served with crusty bread or a tossed salad. Try using bow tie pasta for an added variation!

Cheddar Cheese Chicken Pasta Bake

Rating: 4.5 stars 7
A creamy, cheesy plateful of delicious comfort to delight your taste buds! Indulge yourself.

Quick and Easy Pancit

Rating: 4.5 stars 462
Quick pancit recipe made with rice noodles, chicken, cabbage, and carrots.

Chicken and Asparagus Fettuccine

Rating: 4.5 stars 132
This is so rich and filling that one serving goes a long way. Crusty bread and a salad is all this creamy dish needs to make a complete and hearty meal.

White Cheese Chicken Lasagna

Rating: 4.5 stars 2499
A chicken and spinach lasagna with a creamy white cheese sauce. Great for any kind of pot luck. My kids love it.
By Lisa Humpf

Slow Cooker Italian Chicken Alfredo

Rating: 4.5 stars 530
I came up with this recipe with ingredients on hand and it instantly became a family favorite! You can even make it using low sodium/fat free/reduced fat ingredients and it still has a wonderful flavor!
By TLSmith

Instant Pot® Creamy Lemon Chicken Pasta

This easy pasta dinner cooks together in one pot--your Instant Pot®! The recipe makes 8 servings, so is great for a crowd, or you can save the leftovers for lunches to eat over the following few days.

Inspiration and Ideas

Chicken Pasta Dinners Ready in 30 Minutes
These are the super-quick, satisfying dinners that'll save your busy weeknights again and again. Each one is a solid base recipe you can customize to suit your taste.
Chicken and Pasta Casserole with Veggies
Rating: Unrated 339
"Easy and absolutely delicious! Next time I am doubling it." – Gojunebug_May
Marry-Me Chicken
Rating: 5 stars 31

This 'marry-me' chicken dinner is worthy of a marriage proposal.