Chicken Thigh Recipes

Find chicken thigh recipes that are easy to prep ahead and bake on a busy night. Pop them in the oven or slow cooker for a hands-off dinner your family will love!

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    Teriyaki Chicken Thighs

    105 reviews

    This slow cooker chicken and rice recipe always goes over big with my family. The chicken thighs turn out just right, every time. —Gigi Miller, Stoughton, Wisconsin

    How to Make the Crispiest Fried Chicken Thighs

    Do you love dark meat and wish you could make a batch of fried chicken just like your favorite fast-food...


    Crispy Baked Chicken Thighs

    4 reviews

    Easy and economical, this meal is one your whole family will enjoy. To save even more time, add potatoes or...


    Mediterranean Braised Chicken Thighs

    12 reviews

    This chicken and artichoke dish was inspired by a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Santorini for my parents' 40th anniversary. It's cooked...


    Sweet and Hot Chicken with Dill Pickle Sauce

    7 reviews

    This is my low-carb version of Nashville hot chicken. We try to cut carbs as much as possible, so the...

    Arroz Verde con Pollo

    5 reviews

    This Peruvian-style recipe is hands-off and surprisingly family-friendly—even my 16-month-old son loves it. Want it spicier? Use jalapenos instead of...


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    Greek Sheet-Pan Chicken

    5 reviews

    I love roasted vegetables and keeping things simple. One bowl and one sheet pan, that's it. You could certainly use...


    Italian Pan-Fried Chicken

    5 reviews

    I love this recipe for many reasons, but mostly because it is both simple and delicious. It was passed down...


    Air-Fryer Pecan Chicken Sliders

    1 review

    I love coating chicken in pecans instead of breadcrumbs because it gives you such a wonderful crunch and nutty flavor....


    Air-Fryer Chicken Yakitori

    1 review

    This dish is a take on the street food I grew up with in Tokyo. Traditionally it's grilled but the...


    Chicken Yakitori

    2 reviews

    I grew up in Tokyo, and some of my favorite memories include eating street food like this dish with my...


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    45 of Our Best Chicken Thigh Recipes

    Chicken thighs are the perfect cut for grilling, shredding or simmering in a slow cooker. These top-rated chicken thigh recipes...


    Roasted Tuscan Chicken Dinner

    6 reviews

    When an Italian friend shared many years ago that she often added Italian sausages to her pan of baked chicken,...


    Sheet-Pan Chicken Curry Dinner

    6 reviews

    This sheet-pan chicken curry is a quick way to get a meal on the table without fuss. Everyone loves it,...

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    Air-Fryer Chicken Thighs

    1 review

    This air-fryer chicken thighs recipe creates meat that is crispy on the outside but super juicy on the inside. The...


    Mango Chicken Thighs with Basil-Coconut Sauce

    5 reviews

    This recipe brings the restaurant to my home kitchen. And it’s easy, too! The meal comes together quickly and fills...


    Air-Fryer Lemon Chicken Thighs

    2 reviews

    These air-fryer lemon chicken thighs remind me of Sunday dinner. The lemon and herb butter really makes the chicken flavorful...


    Slow-Cooker Chicken Tagine with Pumpkin

    2 reviews

    I first discovered tagines—Moroccan stews—when my oldest son was a baby, and I've loved them ever since. I used a...


    Greek Chicken with Green Beans

    8 reviews

    My Greek grandmother made the most delicious Greek chicken and green beans with a lemon-tomato flavor. Whenever I make this...


    Caesar Sheet-Pan Chicken

    In our area we have an abundance of fresh lemons year-round. When I had a few extra on hand, I...


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    Sheet-Pan Honey Mustard Chicken

    13 reviews

    This sheet-pan chicken is an easy gluten-free, low-carb meal ideal for busy weekdays. The chicken is tender, juicy and so...


    Sheet-Pan Tandoori Chicken

    1 review

    This tandoori chicken recipe is easy for weeknights since it bakes in one pan, but it is also special enough...


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    Black Pepper Chicken

    9 reviews

    I just love this black pepper chicken recipe, and the aroma is out of this world! The dish is slightly...

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    Savory Mustard Chicken and Stuffing Waffles

    Adding mustard to the chicken coating adds a tang that's amazing with the savory waffles and sweet maple syrup. —John...


    35 Chicken Thigh Recipes for the Slow Cooker

    Cheap and juicy, chicken thighs make for a succulent slow cooker dinner. All of these delicious chicken thigh recipes are...


    Pressure Cooker Chicken with Raisins and Capers

    Capers, golden raisins and fresh basil give this dish a sweetly savory flavor. And what's even better than that? The...


    Pressure Cooker Saucy BBQ Chicken Thighs

    5 reviews

    Barbecued chicken gets a makeover in this recipe. The combination of ingredients makes for a mellow, not-too-sweet flavor that's more...


    Pressure-Cooker Autumn Apple Chicken

    3 reviews

    Fill the whole house with the aroma of chicken with apples and barbecue sauce. This is a meal you won’t...


    Pressure-Cooker Country Captain Chicken

    2 reviews

    Whether it was brought by a British sailor or not, the recipe for Country Captain Chicken has been around Georgia...