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15 Best Chicken Pasta Recipes for Easy Dinners

JANUARY 20, 2023
15 Best Chicken Pasta Recipes for Easy Dinners
Need an easy dinner idea that’s sure to please the whole family? Look no further than these best chicken pasta recipes. We’ve got all of your favorite chicken pasta dishes, like Bruschetta Chicken Pasta, Garlic Chicken Pasta, and Tuscan Chicken Pasta. These easy pasta recipes are perfect for weeknight dinners, potlucks, and even date nights. With just a few simple ingredients, you can turn ordinary chicken and pasta into a delicious meal that everyone will love. So get cooking with these 15 best chicken pasta recipes and enjoy a warm, comforting dinner tonight.
Coordinately Yours By Julie Blanner

Creamy Chicken Pasta with Cajun Sauce

This Creamy Chicken Pasta is perfectly spicy, in a parmesan Cajun Sauce to die for! Delicious and effortless, it's a Creamy Cajun Chicken Pasta to crave.
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17,607
1
30 min
TOTAL TIME
815
CALORIES
$1.88
PER SERVING
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Creamy Chicken Pasta with Cajun Sauce
Eating Well

Bruschetta Chicken Pasta

This healthy chicken pasta recipe is jazzed up with traditional bruschetta toppers, including cherry tomatoes, garlic and basil. Multicolored cherry tomatoes look pretty, but you can use all one color of tomato too. Either way, you've got an easy weeknight dinner that's ready in 25 minutes. We've ca...
1
112
25 min
TOTAL TIME
777
CALORIES
$3.80
PER SERVING
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Bruschetta Chicken Pasta
Creme de la Crumb

One Pot Creamy Pesto Chicken Pasta

This creamy pesto chicken pasta is a no-muss, no-fuss, flavorful recipe that uses pantry staples combined with other easy-to-find ingredients and cooks up in just 30 minutes!
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7,160
24
30 min
TOTAL TIME
795
CALORIES
$1.85
PER SERVING
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One Pot Creamy Pesto Chicken Pasta
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Eating Well

One-Skillet Cheesy Ground Chicken Pasta

Make this cheesy ground chicken pasta recipe for a busy weeknight dinner. Serve with a simple side salad and a glass of red wine.
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833
30 min
TOTAL TIME
914
CALORIES
$9.03
PER SERVING
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One-Skillet Cheesy Ground Chicken Pasta
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Chicken Pasta with Sun-Dried Tomatoes and Spinach in a Creamy Cauliflower Sauce

Healthier version of a regular fettuccine alfredo.  Low-calorie, low-fat cauliflower alfredo sauce mixed with sun-dried tomatoes, basil, spinach in this delicious chicken fettuccine pasta recipe. 
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979
11
1 hr
TOTAL TIME
540
CALORIES
$1.80
PER SERVING
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Chicken Pasta with Sun-Dried Tomatoes and Spinach in a Creamy Cauliflower Sauce
One Pot Recipes

One Pot Garlic Chicken Pasta

Quick and easy garlic chicken pasta that's made in just 30 minutes in 1 pot on stovetop, using simple ingredients. It's creamy, cheesy and packed with flavor.
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10,165
32
30 min
TOTAL TIME
747
CALORIES
$2.08
PER SERVING
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One Pot Garlic Chicken Pasta
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Cooklist AI

Cheesy Chicken and Pasta Casserole

Experience comfort food with a delightful Cheesy Chicken and Pasta Casserole, featuring a flavorful blend of chicken, pasta, marinara sauce, and a blend of cheeses. This dish is perfect for using leftover chicken and easy to make for a weeknight dinner.
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35 min
TOTAL TIME
778
CALORIES
$5.12
PER SERVING
Cheesy Chicken and Pasta Casserole
Directions
6 STEPS
1
Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Spray a 9x9-inch baking dish with nonstick cooking spray.
2
In a large skillet, heat olive oil over medium heat. Add chopped onion and cook until softened, about 5 minutes. Stir in minced garlic, Italian seasoning, salt, and black pepper, cooking for an additional 2 minutes.
3
Combine cooked penne pasta, shredded chicken, cooked onions and garlic, and marinara sauce in a large bowl, and mix well. Pour the mixture into the prepared baking dish.
4
Evenly sprinkle the shredded mozzarella cheese and grated Parmesan cheese over the top.
5
Bake, uncovered, for 20 minutes, or until the cheese is bubbly and golden brown. If desired, garnish with freshly chopped basil before serving.
6
Serve hot and enjoy!
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Wandercooks

Creamy Chicken Pasta Bake

With a crispy, cheesy crust, fried bacon and broccolini, this Creamy Chicken Pasta Bake will impress. A comforting Australian weeknight meal you can make ahead of time!
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90
7
1 hr
TOTAL TIME
692
CALORIES
$3.07
PER SERVING
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Creamy Chicken Pasta Bake
Chelsea's Messy Apron

Tuscan Chicken Pasta

This is our favorite Tuscan Chicken Pasta --full of flavor and made all in ONE pan. That's right -- toss uncooked chicken, uncooked pasta, and uncooked veggies together and bake to creamy and cheesy perfection!
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20
50 min
TOTAL TIME
861
CALORIES
$3.74
PER SERVING
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Tuscan Chicken Pasta
Gimmedelicious

Quick and Easy 15 minute Chicken Pasta

15 Minute Chicken and pasta cooked in a garlic tomato sauce and topped with mozzarella & parmesan cheese will become your new favorite weeknight meal!
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246
15 min
TOTAL TIME
647
CALORIES
$2.35
PER SERVING
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Quick and Easy 15 minute Chicken Pasta
The Forked Spoon

Buffalo Chicken Pasta Recipe

Creamy Buffalo Chicken Pasta Recipe made with juicy chunks of chicken, diced onion, cream cheese, hot sauce, and loads of shredded cheese. Ready in just 30 minutes and just as delicious as your favorite buffalo chicken dip.
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2,833
13
55 min
TOTAL TIME
1155
CALORIES
$2.90
PER SERVING
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Buffalo Chicken Pasta Recipe
The Endless Meal

Lemon Chicken Pasta

This lemon chicken pasta is creamy, flavorful, and has just the right bright/tart lemon taste. It's an easy, 35-minute dinner recipe you don't want to miss!
18
55
35 min
TOTAL TIME
706
CALORIES
$1.58
PER SERVING
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Lemon Chicken Pasta
Munchkin Time

Easy Oven Baked Chicken Pasta in Buttery White Sauce

Easy Oven Baked Chicken Pasta Recipe with delicious buttery white sauce.
5
9,565
40
40 min
TOTAL TIME
935
CALORIES
$2.03
PER SERVING
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Easy Oven Baked Chicken Pasta in Buttery White Sauce
Delish

Lemon Asparagus Chicken Pasta

Upgrade your weeknight dinner game with this amazing recipe for Lemon, Asparagus & Chicken Pasta from Delish.com!
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100.6k
38.1k
30 min
TOTAL TIME
1099
CALORIES
$3.03
PER SERVING
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Lemon Asparagus Chicken Pasta
Julia's Album

Asiago Chicken Pasta with Sun-Dried Tomatoes and Spinach

In this recipe, everything is smothered in a delicious Asiago cheese cream sauce: chicken sauteed with garlic, sun-dried tomatoes, and spinach.  
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222.3k
877.0
40 min
TOTAL TIME
695
CALORIES
$2.58
PER SERVING
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Asiago Chicken Pasta with Sun-Dried Tomatoes and Spinach
Modern Crumb

Lemon Basil Chicken Pasta

This lemon basil chicken pasta is a house favorite. Pasta tossed with seasoned chicken, roma tomatoes, olive oil and a light buttery lemon sauce. This is the perfect weeknight meal because it takes just around 30 minutes to make!
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932
2
30 min
TOTAL TIME
827
CALORIES
$4.16
PER SERVING
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Lemon Basil Chicken Pasta
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