100+ Pasta and Noodle Recipes

Find recipes for all your favorite pasta dishes including lasagna, baked ziti, pasta salad, macaroni and cheese, and pesto.

Staff Picks

Rigatoni alla Genovese

Rating: 4.61 stars
66
I have no idea why this amazingly flavorful Genovese-style meat sauce isn't way more popular than it is. It's quite simply one of the best pasta sauces you'll ever taste, thanks to a very slow cooking process, and massive amounts of onions.

Buffalo Chicken Stuffed Shells

Rating: 4.19 stars
82
This is a hit for football Sundays. For a thicker stuffing, drain ricotta overnight. Serve with ranch and blue cheese dressing for dipping.

'Got Some Crust' Macaroni and Cheese

Rating: 4.29 stars
74
Delicious macaroni casserole, topped with crispy and cheesy crust.

Spaghetti Cacio e Pepe

Rating: 4.56 stars
207
This is a recipe that we have made in our family for many years--everyone loves it. It's a very basic and easy variation on mac 'n cheese.

Baked Ziti Casserole

Rating: 4.61 stars
34
Great ziti dish for any lover of pasta. Easy to make and 'wows' the crowd.

Lighter Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo

Rating: 4.53 stars
88
This version of chicken fettuccine alfredo is lightened by substituting some of the heavy cream with chicken broth.

Spaghetti Sauce with Ground Beef

Rating: 4.67 stars
915
This recipe has been handed down from my mother. It is a family favorite and will not be replaced! (Definite husband pleaser!)

Shrimp Fra Diavolo

Rating: 3.94 stars
54
A simple and spicy dish that will impress your friends. Save time by buying shrimp that's already cooked and peeled.

World's Best Lasagna

Rating: 4.8 stars
13671
It takes a little work, but it is worth it.

Homemade Mac and Cheese

Rating: 4.16 stars
1869
This is a nice rich mac and cheese. Serve with a salad for a great meatless dinner. Hope you enjoy it.

Quick and Easy Tuna Casserole

Rating: 4.32 stars
499
Quick and Easy Tuna Casserole is perfect for the busy mom!

Beef Stroganoff for Instant Pot®

Rating: 4.47 stars
652
A truly one-pot meal! Fork-tender beef and mushrooms with egg noodles. This recipe is written using the Instant Pot®.
Advertisement

Inspiration and Ideas

Roasted Eggplant Pastitsio

Rating: Unrated
7
Ground lamb, roasted eggplant, and penne are topped with a feta cheese sauce in this hearty baked pasta dish.

Light and Delicious Pasta Recipes for Spring

Come spring, we love main-dish recipes that amp up the flavors of hearty greens like spinach, broccoli, and asparagus — and fresh produce in general.

Grandma's Southern Mac and Cheese

Rating: 4.2 stars
11

This is my grandmother's macaroni and cheese recipe that we all crave and only get to have twice a year, if we play our cards right. Fairly simple and straightforward. The key is cooking time more than anything.