In this article we have listed the resources for 70+ healthy and budget friendly dinner recipes. Need a quick and easy dinner? Nowadays, everyone is paying attention to their budget, even the rich ones prefer cheap and healthy food. We strongly advice you to examine these recipes and mark the ones that suit your taste.
American budget friendly healthy dinner recipes with chicken
American Crispy oven BBQ Chicken
This crispy oven bbq chicken recipe uses only TWO INGREDIENTS – barbecue sauce and chicken (plus a little olive oil, salt, and pepper) – to make the crispiest, most perfectly glazed, sweet, sticky, and juicy baked barbecue chicken you will ever have. You can get this delicious recipe 2 Ingredient Crispy BBQ Chicken details from Bowl of Delicious
American Chicken Nugget Recipe
Healthy Baked Chicken Nuggets are made with chunks of chicken breasts coated in breadcrumbs and parmesan cheese then baked until golden. An easy homemade chicken recipe for toddlers and adults! Recipe Details @ Healthy Baked Chicken Nuggets from Skinnytaste
AMERICAN OVEN BAKED CHICKEN BREASTS (KETO RECIPE)
These oven baked chicken breasts are a keto and low carb meal that’s easy, quick, and delicious. They’re like un-stuffed chicken, with a cheesy spinach and sun-dried tomato topping. Get Recipe details Baked Chicken Breasts from Savory Tooth
American Low Carb Chicken Sausage and Vegetable Skillet
This Low Carb Chicken Sausage and Vegetable Skillet is one of my all-time favorite meals. Healthy, easy, and only dirties one pan! Get recipe at Chicken Sausage and Vegetable Skillet from Peace Love and Low Carbs
American Roast Chicken with Caramelized Potatoes, Carrots and Onions
Spatchcocking the chicken (removing the backbone so it lies flat) and placing it on a bed of onions cuts up to 20 minutes from the roasting time and infuses the dish with flavor. Get the how to details Roast Chicken with Caramelized Potatoes, Carrots and Onions from Woman’s Day
Mexican budget friendly healthy dinner recipes with chicken
MEXICAN SLOW COOKER CHICKEN ROPA VIEJA
I had Chicken Ropa Vieja for the first time recently and loved how it was both extremely flavorful and very uncomplicated. This delicious dish is basically just chicken stewed down with tomatoes, peppers, onions, and spices until everything is tender and flavorful. Almost like chicken fajita stew. How can that NOT be good? Once I realized it would be an excellent candidate for the slow cooker, I knew I had to make some of my own. Recipe Details Slow Cooker Chicken Ropa Vieja from Budget Bytes
Mexican Smoked Paprika Chicken
A couple of months ago, Erika(Erika Kerekes from In Erika’s Kitchen) posted a super simple recipe– just three ingredients. Erika said the flavor was reminiscent of chicken wrapped in bacon. It was so easy, I just had to try it. Get Smoked Paprika Chicken details from Tori Avey
Mexican Chicken Fajitas
Making homemade fajita seasoning is a lot easier than you might think, and you probably already have the ingredients in your spice cabinet. Get this delicous Healthy Chicken Fajitas recipe from Greatist.
CILANTRO LIME CHICKEN DRUMSTICKS
I finally got around to cooking some of the chicken drumsticks that I bought last week and they are soooo good! I love southwest inspired flavors, so marinating the chicken in cilantro lime was a natural choice for me. This savory, garlicky marinade infuses the chicken and creates the most wonderful pan juices, which I then spooned over rice. It’s safe to say that I’ll be making these Cilantro Lime Chicken Drumsticks again in the future. Recipe Details Cilantro Lime Chicken Drumsticks from Budget Bytes
Mexican Healthy Chili Lime Sheet Pan Chicken Fajita Recipe
Easy weeknight dinner staple. Crispy veggies, tender chicken and shrimp are seasoned with chili pepper and lime juice then served with healthy tortillas. Get this recipe Chili Lime Sheet Pan Chicken Fajitas from Call Me PMC
MEXICAN HEALTHY CHICKEN ENCHILADA CASSEROLE
With just four basic ingredients you can have a Healthy Chicken Enchilada Casserole ready to go in the oven — with only 5 minutes of prep time! Easy, nutritious, and family-friendly weeknight dinners don’t get any faster than this! Get Healthy Chicken Enchilada Casserole recipe from The Seasoned Mom
Italian budget friendly healthy dinner recipes with chicken
Italian Lemon-Rosemary Chicken Thighs
you’ll stay within your grocery budget for sure with these citrusy herbed chicken thighs. Rice and steamed fresh broccoli are equally economical sides that are great with the tender dark meat chicken. Recipe Details Lemon-Rosemary Chicken Thighs from MyRecipes
Italian 5-Ingredient Pesto Chicken Stuffed Peppers
Charred bell peppers, shredded chicken, herb pesto, cooked quinoa, and melty cheese. A quick and easy 5-ingredient weeknight dinner – it’s packed with flavor and it’s healthy, too! Recipe Details Pesto Chicken Stuffed Peppers from Layers of Happines
ITALIAN ONE-PAN PESTO CHICKEN AND VEGGIES
One-Pan Pesto Chicken and Veggies – boneless, skinless chicken thighs cooked with sun-dried tomatoes, asparagus, cherry tomatoes in a delicious basil pesto sauce. Everything is done in one pan, 30 minutes recipe from start to finish! Recipe details One Pan Pesto Chicken and Veggies from Julia’s Album.
Italian One Pot Creamy Garlic Noodles
These creamy garlic noodles are delicious yet so easy and clean-up is a snap. No creams or large amounts of butter, making this meal a winner all-around! Recipe Details Skinny Creamy Garlic Noodles and Chicken from Favorite Family Recipes
ITALIAN CHICKEN SPINACH ALFREDO
Lighten up classic Fettuccine Alfredo with this easy chicken spinach alfredo pasta recipe! Ready in 30 minutes with no heavy cream. Recipe Details Chicken Spinach Alfredo from Life as a Strawberry
ITALIAN TOMATO SPINACH CHICKEN SPAGHETTI
Tomato Spinach Chicken Spaghetti – this recipe features pasta, fresh tomatoes, sun-dried tomatoes, fresh basil, spinach, garlic, and olive oil. It’s a great Summer pasta recipe! Easy and quick! Only 30 minutes to make. A fantastic way to prepare chicken pasta using fresh vegetables! REcipe details Tomato Spinach Chicken Spaghetti from Julia’s Album.
Anonymous budget friendly healthy dinner recipes with chicken
SLOW COOKER CRANBERRY CHICKEN
Tired of the same old thing? Time to get out your Crock Pot and try this Slow Cooker Cranberry Chicken! Your family will love it!Recipe details Slow Cooker Cranberry Chicken from Yummy Healthy Easy
Braised Chicken with Red Onion and Carrots
It doesn’t get simpler than this: Chicken and vegetables cook together in one pot for a meal that’s low on effort, high on flavor. Get details of Braised Chicken with Red Onion and Carrots from Martha Stewart
SLOW COOKER HONEY CHICKEN
Slow Cooker Honey Chicken – One Of My Favorite Crockpot Chicken Recipes That’s Quick, Flavorful And Absolutely Delicious. This Healthy Crockpot Chicken Comes Out Perfectly Tender Every Time! Get the recipe Slow Cooker Honey Chicken from I Heart Nap Time.
Citrus-Garlic Roasted Chicken
Get the Citrus-Garlic Roasted Chicken recipe from Food Network
Budget friendly healthy dinner recipes with Beef, Turkey & Pork
BAKED TURKEY ENCHILADAS
How are everyone’s New Year’s resolutions going? We are well into a week so far in the new year. Some of my resolutions include working out 4 times a week, eating healthier, eating more veggies. Recipe Details Healthy Baked Turkey Enchiladas from Recipes Diaries.
BEEF AND CABBAGE STIR FRY
If you’re one that struggles to work vegetables into your diet (isn’t that pretty much all of us?) you’re going to love this Beef and Cabbage Stir Fry Beef Cabbage Skillet from Budget Bytes.
TURKEY TACO SKILLET
Turkey Taco Skillet – easy and healthy 30 minute meal cooked all in one pot! Get the recipe Turkey Taco Skillet from Yummy, Healthy, Easy.
Sausages with Kale and White Beans
Combine vitamin-packed leafy greens with fiber-rich beans for a nutritional one-two punch. To lighten up the meal, substitute chicken sausages for pork. Recipe details Sausages with Kale and White Beans from Martha Stewart
Easy Italian Turkey Burger
GEt this recipe Italian Turkey Burger from Delish
Zucchini Pizza Boats
Get this amazing recipe Zucchini Pizza Boats from Food Hero
ITALIAN STUFFED PEPPERS
I’m on a mission to share our real life recipes. Those recipes that lack glamour but are filled with comfort and flavor. Simple. Nourishing. Crowd pleasing. And let’s not forget, easy. These Italian Stuffed Peppers fit every single one of these categories. So here’s how these peppers came about. Get this recipe Italian Stuffed Peppers from Jelly Toast.
KIELBASA AND CABBAGE SKILLET
I got a really strong craving for my One Pan Roasted Kielbasa and Cabbage Dinner the other day, but instead of making it the exact same way, I decided to change it up and make a fast skillet version. Get full details Kielbasa and Cabbage Skillet from Budget Byte.
Mexican Budget friendly healthy dinner recipes without Meat
MEXICAN STUFFED PEPPERS
So I’ve been all about lunch prep on the weekends lately. Mornings are always so rough for me with trying to squeeze in time with my girl to feed her breakfast, play, and put her down for her morning nap. Get the recipe Mexican Stuffed Peppers from Eat Drink Love.
5 Ingredient Mexican Brown Rice Recipe
5 Ingredient Mexican Brown Rice might just be the simplest most flavorful rice dish you’ll ever cook. Get recipe detais with video 5 Ingredient Mexican Brown Rice from Kim’s Cravings.
POOR MAN’S BURRITO BOWLS
One of my favorite things that we ate for dinner when I was growing up was rice, black beans, salsa, and cheese, or what I call “Poor Man’s Burrito Bowls.” Looking back I don’t know if that was “dinner” because we had so little money or if my mom was just super tired and didn’t feel like making anything complicated, but either way I loved that meal. Something about that simple combo is just so naturally delicious and filling. Get the recipe Poor Man’s Burrito Bowl from Budget Bytes.
Black Bean and Corn Quesadillas
These black bean quesadillas are one of my favorite things to make for lunch! They are quick, simple, and ready in 10 minutes or less! Get recipe Black Bean and Corn Quesadillas from Dashing Dish.
BAKED SPINACH MUSHROOM QUESADILLAS
This is my favorite quesadilla recipe. These are crispy, delicious, and chock full of nutrition. Get the recipe Baked Spinach Mushroom Quesadillas from Dizzy, Busy & Hungry
Asian Budget friendly healthy dinner recipes without Meat
How to Make Crispy Baked Tofu
Let’s talk about tofu! Even as a vegetarian, I don’t eat a ton of it. When I do, however, I want it crispy, and crispy tofu is an elusive beast. Get the recipe Crispy Baked Tofu from Cookie and Kate.
SESAME GARLIC RAMEN NOODLES
Sesame Garlic Ramen Noodles is the best ramen noodle recipe made easy at home with a simple and super flavorful sauce! Make ramen at home even better!Full recipe ===> Sesame Garlic Ramen Noodles from The Salty Marshmallow.
Easy Vegan Pad Thai
Get full recipe ====> Easy Vegan Pad Thai from PETA
Veggie fried rice recipe
This weeknight beauty is loaded with your veggies of choice *squeal* and made extra super nummy with a nice drizzle of rich sesame oil, a splash of saltiness from the soy sauce, gently scrambled soft + clingy eggs that stick in and around the rice like something from a dream, and handfuls of fresh herbs like chives and parsley and cilantro and basil – oh yes I did. GEt recipe Veggie Fried Rice from Pinch of Yum
Italian Budget friendly healthy dinner recipes without Meat
Italian 5-Ingredient Spinach Parmesan Pasta
5-Ingredient Spinach Parmesan Pasta-you only need 5 ingredients to make this amazing pasta dish! Add it to your dinner menu today! Get the recipe Ingredient Spinach Parmesan Pasta from Two Peas and Their Pod
ITALIAN MARGHERITA PITA BREAD PIZZA RECIPE
These healthy and delicious Margherita Pita Bread Pizzas take only 10 minutes to whip up and are incredibly delicious! fULL rECİPE ====> 10 Minute Margherita Pita Bread Pizzas from Jar of Lemons
Italian Avocado Alfredo Pasta
As soon as you taste it, you’ll swear this creamy avocado alfredo sauce must be made with a ton of heavy cream… But there’s actually NO heavy cream in the entire recipe! rECİPE ===>Avocado Alfredo Pasta from Chocolate Covered Katie.
ITALIAN SPINACH LASAGNA ROLLS
Healthy Spinach Lasagna Rolls – easy, healthy, and filling! Spinach and ricotta rolled up in cooked lasagna noodles. Only 224 calories per roll! Recipe ===> Healthy Spinach Lasagna Rolls from The Girl Who Ate Everything
Italian Vegetarian Spinach and Mushroom Lasagna
This veggie lasagna is filled with meaty shiitake and cremini mushrooms, spinach, and ricotta and Mozzarella cheeses, so your meat-eating guests will be fighting for seconds along with the vegetarians! Recipe ===> Vegetarian Spinach and Mushroom Lasagna from Simply Recipes
ITALIAN SUMMER SPAGHETTI WITH FRESH TOMATOES AND BASIL
Get Recipe ===> Summer Spaghetti with Fresh Tomatoes and Basil from Turntable Kitchen
American Budget friendly healthy dinner recipes without Meat
American Chickpea curry recipe
Recipe Details ===> Chickpea Curry from OverSixty
AMERICAN CURRIED CHICKPEAS WITH SPINACH
Recipe Details ===> Curried Chickpeas with Spinach from Budget Bytes
Budget friendly healthy dinner recipes with seafood
5-INGREDIENT GARLIC PARMESAN TILAPIA
5-Ingredient Garlic Parmesan Tilapia is about to bust through any of these roadblocks — making your weeknight dinners a bit less chaotic, a bit healthier, and a whole lot tastier! Recipe Details ===> 5 Ingredient Parmesan Garlic Tilapia from The Seasoned Mom
HONEY LIME TILAPIA
Crispy pan-fried tilapia with a sweet honey lime marinade. This tasty recipe is good enough to convert any fish hater! Get recipe details Honey Lime Tilapia from One Lovely Life.
HEALTHY TUNA STUFFED AVOCADO
This Healthy Tuna Stuffed Avocado is stuffed with a flavorful southwest mixture of tuna, bell pepper, jalapeno, and cilantro. No mayo necessary here! It’s the perfect healthy lunch. Get Recipe details Healthy Tuna Stuffed Avocado from The Stay at Home Chef.
EASY OVEN BAKED FISH WITH TOMATOES
If you’re intimidated by fish, this Easy Oven Baked Fish with Tomatoes is a great place to start. Baking the fish in a mixture of tomatoes, garlic, and herbs infuses flavor, helps keep it moist as it bakes, and reduces the chances of over cooking the fish. It’s simple and totally yum! Recipe Details
Keto Tuna Cake
Healthy tuna cakes are keto, paleo, and gluten-free. They contain no bread crumbs. Tuna patties are easy, affordable and nutritious! Get full recipe ===> Healthy Tuna Cakes from Healthy Recipes.
LEMON GARLIC BUTTER SHRIMP WITH ASPARAGUS
Lemon Garlic Butter Shrimp with Asparagus – this is an easy, light and healthy dinner option that is cooked in one pan and can be on your table in 15 minutes. Buttery shrimp and asparagus flavored with lemon juice and garlic. Only 309 calories per serving! Get full recipe of Lemon Garlic Shrimp with Asparagus from With Peanut Butter On Top
ROASTED ZUCCHINI TUNA MELTS – GLUTEN FREE
Low carb, healthy gluten free dinner recipe! Get Recipe ===> Roasted Zucchini Tuna Melts from The Honor System
WHITE BEAN AND TUNA SALAD
Recipe Details White Bean and Tuna Salad from Mel’s Kitchen Cafe
Honey Garlic Shrimp
Get this delicious recipe Honey Garlic Shrimp from Sally’s Baking Addiction
Make fish tacos with fresh fish fillets, corn tortillas, salsa, avocado, and coleslaw with this quick and easy fish taco recipe. Get recipe details Fish Tacos from Simply Recipes.
Budget friendly healthy dinner soup recipes
BEEF & BARLEY SOUP
Beef Stew is one of my husband’s favorite meals! When it is cold outside, he asks me to make it for him all the time.
Spinach-Pesto Meatball Soup
VEGAN RED LENTIL STEW
Asian Soba Noodle Soup
With veggies and noodles? And it’s all in one pot? Yup. That’s exactly what’s going on here today. This is a 30 minute soba noodle soup recipe and it’s about to be your new weeknight go-to! Get Asian Soba Noodle Soup Recipe
Easy Vegetarian Chili
This vegetarian chili is easy to make and will warm you up on a cold day! It freezes well too, so double the batch and save some for later! Get Recipe Details
Broccoli Cheese Soup Recipe
Broccoli Cheese Soup makes a comforting, delicious homemade soup perfect for lunch or supper. Get this easy broccoli cheese soup recipe the whole family will love. Full Recipe Details
Italian Wedding Soup
Delicious Italian Wedding Soup recipe from FoodandWine.com. Get full Recipe
Golden Squash Soup
This delectable soup feels like fall! Its golden color and rich, satisfying flavor have made it a favorite of mine—which is really amazing because I was convinced I didn’t like squash until I tried this recipe. —Becky Ruff, Monona, Iowa. Get Recipe details .
Easy Hamburger Soup
Lunches on the run will be a little tastier with this hot and hearty beef and barley soup. The recipe is very simple to prepare. —Mary Prior, Rush City, Minnesota Get Full Recipe
Green Split Pea Soup
Hearty homemade green split pea soup. Its ingredients are versatile and it’s perfect for all Holidays turkey leftovers. Get full recipe
VEGETABLE LOVERS CHICKEN SOUP
Easy Vegan Green Curry with Forbidden Rice
This easy Vegan Green Curry recipe is inspired by the traditional Thai dish but uses simplified and easier to find ingredients making it more accessible for everyone! Recipe details
TURKEY MEATBALL AND KALE SOUP
Get a wholesome and satisfying meal on the table in just 30 minutes with this hearty Turkey Meatball and Kale Soup. Get Full Recipe
Chorizo and Potato Soup
THIS ULTRA-DELICIOUS, SMOKEY AND CREAMY CHORIZO AND POTATO SOUP IS A BOWL OF GOODNESS TO WARM YOUR SOUL. GET RECIPE
SLOW COOKER CREAMY VEGETABLE SOUP
This Slow Cooker Creamy Vegetable Soup is a hearty, healthy meal in one — made so easy with the crockpot. GET THIS SOUP RECIPE.
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