Baked Lemon Chicken Recipe

Easy lemon chicken recipes

Liven up chicken dishes with the zingy flavour of lemon. This citrus fruit works well in in everything from chicken traybakes and stews to pasta and noodle dishes

Looking for lemon chicken recipes? Want to find the best chicken recipes? Make the most of this citrus fruit in comforting roasts, rice dishes, stews and more. A dash of lemon juice and zest can transform the simplest of meals without having to add any additional flavours.


Take a look at our lemon chicken recipes below, then also check out our lemon recipes, healthy chicken recipes and chicken thigh recipes for more inspiration.  

Lemon chicken recipes

Baked lemon chicken

Lemons give the creamy sauce a wonderful zesty lift in this easy traybake. Team with crispy chicken thighs and rosemary for a comforting family midweek meal. For more ideas, see our collection of easy traybake recipes.

Lemon and herb chicken

Need an easy entertaining recipe to feed a crowd? Baking chicken thighs with lemon and garlic makes them beautifully tender in this fuss-free dish. Serve with orzo pasta and fresh herbs for a light springtime feast. We’ve also got plenty more chicken thigh recipes to try.

Lemon chicken pasta

This fresh and flavoursome tagliatelle dish is ready in just 20 minutes – perfect for a speedy weeknight dinner. Ready-roasted chicken breasts and pasta are coated in a punchy sauce made from tarragon and lemon juice. A final sprinkling of nutty Parmesan balances well with the acidity of the lemon. Find more perfect pasta ideas in our easy tagliatelle recipes collection.