Chicken casserole recipes are a great go-to meal. They’re easy to make and they work for busy weeknights when you don’t have a lot of time to prepare dinner. Using a family-size bag of frozen chicken breasts, you can put together one of these chicken casseroles in no time.
You can also use rotisserie chicken or a store-bought roasted chicken. TIP: For an even easier option, consider buying cooked and shredded chicken from the deli at your grocery store! So now that you know where to find them and how to use them, here are some great chicken casserole recipes to inspire your next weeknight meal!
1. Cream Cheese Chicken and Spinach Casserole Recipe
Recipes that use boneless skinless chicken breast tend to be a little dull. We say toss out the notion that chicken breasts have to be boring. This Cream Cheese Chicken and Spinach Casserole recipe are sure to be a family favorite any night of the week.
With its creamy sauce, aromatic herbs, and juicy vegetables, you’ll open your door to flavorful dinners any night of the week.
2. Chicken Parmesan Casserole Recipe
You’ll find comfort in the homemade Chicken Parmesan casserole that’s loaded with chicken, marinara sauce, and melted cheese. Packed in one of our family-sized serving dishes, this dish is so easy to make and can be frozen for a quick dinner another time when you simply don’t have the time.
3. Chicken and Cornbread Casserole Recipe
Looking for a delicious casserole that’s easy to prepare? This Chicken and Cornbread Casserole is a hit with everyone! Offering the perfect blend of veggies, meat, and cornbread, this recipe can be made with almost any fresh ingredients that you have on hand—making it a great addition to your collection of casserole recipes.
4. Teriyaki Chicken Casserole Recipe
This recipe for Teriyaki Chicken Casserole is ideal for a family dinner, potluck party, or camping trip. Your family and friends will love this rich and delicious meal, and the ease of preparation. This recipe is so versatile that you can substitute the ingredients for your tastes, or those in your kitchen pantry.
5. Million Dollar Chicken Casserole
Million Dollar Chicken Casserole recipe is the perfect make-ahead casserole! This easy chicken casserole uses cream of chicken soup, cottage cheese, sour cream, and Ritz crackers. It’s a creamy cheesy chicken casserole that your whole family will Love!
You could even make it ahead of time for a quick meal idea later in the week. Freeze Chicken Casseroles for the perfect meal prep idea!
6. Broccoli Chicken Divan
What happens when you combine broccoli, chicken, and creamy cheese sauce? The broccoli chicken divan that your family will love! This easy dish relies on rotisserie chicken, so you can really make it your own.
Packed with broccoli florets, chunks of tender chicken, and a rich, tasty cheese sauce, this is the ultimate simple comfort food dish. Garnish with toasted chopped walnuts and serve with a big green salad. Dinner is ready!
7. Grandma’s Chicken Casserole
Terrific as a family meal, entertaining dish, or potluck contribution, our Grandma’s Chicken Casserole is best made in advance to give the oven time to work its magic. Prepare it the night before, cover and refrigerate, then pop it in the oven shortly before you’re ready to serve dinner. Kids will gobble up this tasty take on the chicken casserole and it’s so easy that even a novice cook can whip it up for company.
8. Cheesy Crack Chicken Casserole Recipe
A whole, baked cheesy chicken club casserole full of pasta, creamy crack chicken, and topped with bacon. Tender chicken, pasta, crisp bacon, and ooey-gooey cheese combine to make this meal an instant classic. Make a large batch meal and serve up to a crowd of hungry guests or freeze to heat up later in smaller portions.
9. Broccoli and Rice Chicken Casserole
Chicken broccoli and rice casserole are delicious, easy, family-friendly dishes! It takes simple ingredients like chicken and rice that everyone loves and combines them in a creamy sauce with broccoli florets. This easy casserole recipe doesn’t require any pre-cooking and is a great meal to prepare after coming home from work because it can be assembled while the rice cooks.
A topping of melted cheese adds rich flavor to this easy chicken broccoli casserole, but feel free to leave it out if you’re looking for a lighter meal. One bite of this homemade casserole will have your mouth watering for more!
10. Paula Deen’s Amazing Chicken Casserole
A new twist on a classic! This Casserole is Paula Deen’s Amazing Chicken Casserole, and it’s truly amazing! It features tender chicken, creamy sauce made from sour cream, milk, and cheese and it comes out of the oven looking spectacular.
You can serve this casserole with fresh veggies too or have it all by itself, whatever floats your boat. This casserole is great for family dinners or you could also serve this up at a dinner party!
11. Spinach Chicken Casserole with Cream Cheese and Mozzarella
Our spinach chicken breasts casserole recipe is a busy day’s meal made easy! It can be made in one pot and comes together quickly so you can have a delicious and wholesome dinner on the table in no time. This casserole recipe combines spinach, cheese, chicken, and cream cheese for a filling meal the whole family will enjoy.
12. Cowboy Chicken Casserole
The Cowboy Chicken Casserole is a hearty one-dish meal that tastes kind of like a chicken taco married tamale pie. It’s a simple, creamy, spicy, and delicious casserole dish where all the ingredients are layered together and baked in the oven. If your family likes Tex-Mex, you’ll want to try this tasty meal that tastes great with tortillas or cornbread on the side.
13. Quick King Ranch Chicken Casserole
Looking for a Tex-Mex chicken casserole with minimal prep? This quick King Ranch Chicken Casserole skips the overnight marinating and makes the layering even easier thanks to a few kitchen shortcuts. We skip browning the chicken and mix everything together in a skillet before popping it under the broiler to make the cheese topping gooey.
14. Cheesy Chicken Casserole
Cheesy Chicken Casserole is an easy one-pot chicken dinner that everyone loves. It’s so easy because you use pasta to serve as a base for the chicken, peppers, onions, and cheese sauce. This recipe is fast and fun to make and it also freezes well so you can make another night’s dinner simple or use leftovers for lunch the next day.
15. Fiesta Chicken Casserole
Try out this tasty casserole that has a Tex-Mex twist! Using Rotel tomatoes with green chiles, and cooked chicken serves the perfect combination of Mexican flavors over the rice, beans, and cheese! This Fiesta Chicken Casserole can easily be made healthier by using brown rice and whole wheat tortillas instead of white rice and low-calorie tortillas.
16. Italian Chicken Casserole
The slow cooker is so much handy when you want to cook the whole meal in it, this time we will prepare a delicious chicken casserole dish with herbs and spices that will impress your family and you do not have to spend hours on preparations. I will show you step by step how easy it is to cook it!
17. Green Chile Chicken Casserole
Green Chile Chicken Casserole boasts loads of protein and New Mexico green chiles to create a Southwestern-inspired casserole in one dish. While this dish is flavorfully loaded with chicken and cheese, it’s brushed with an easy, zesty sauce that makes it hard to resist the last bite.
18. Loaded Potato Ranch Chicken Casserole
Warm, cheesy, and layered with flavor, this hearty Loaded Potato Ranch Chicken Casserole is one of our best recipes ever. The secret ingredient—potatoes! Packed with veggies, chicken, bacon, and cheese all covered in a ranch sauce.
This one-dish meal has everything a crowd needs on game day or just any day of the week!
19. Confetti Chicken Casserole Recipe
The first time we made this chicken casserole for our family, it was an absolute hit! My girls loved the combination of veggies and cheese — and in this recipe, we still include a few to make it well-rounded. This chicken casserole can be put together in just a few minutes (including prep time).
Once you get the first batch made, you’ll be able to throw another together any night of the week with ease.
20. Chicken Zucchini Casserole Recipe
Nothing says comfort food quite like a creamy and delicious chicken casserole. This recipe for Chicken Zucchini Casserole is super easy to make, uses pantry staples, and is sure to become a weeknight family favorite. What’s even better is you can prep this in advance and then just pop it into the oven when you are ready to eat – so simple!
Using only chicken breasts, zucchini, cream cheese, and seasoned stuffing mix (and a few other simple ingredients), you’ll be making this tasty casserole all year long!
21. Chicken and Broccoli Noodle Casserole
I’ve never met a person that doesn’t love chicken noodle casserole, but I will admit it can get pretty boring. I’ve taken that basic recipe and kicked it up a notch with some fresh broccoli and shredded chicken. The result is sure to impress even the pickiest of eaters!
22. Creamy Chicken Quinoa and Broccoli Casserole
There is always a right time for broccoli and quinoa, especially when it’s combined with tender chicken and an appealing creamy sauce. This hearty casserole has just the right amount of heat, making it a perfect choice for casual family meals or entertaining friends. It’s great served in pasta bowls or toasted baguettes.
23. Cheesy Chicken Casserole
In this savory and flavorful recipe for Cheesy Chicken Casserole, you will find seasoned chicken, sautéed onions, and lots of cheese. Tis the season for getting together with family and friends. It also means there are plenty of mouths to feed with plenty of great dishes to try.
This Cheesy Chicken Casserole is easy to prepare, full of flavor, and a crowd-pleaser for both kids and adults alike!
24. Poppy Seed Chicken Casserole
This easy, delicious Poppy Seed Chicken Casserole is a comfort food classic with tender chunks of chicken in a creamy sauce with a crunchy, buttery Ritz cracker topping! Poppy Seed Chicken Casserole is an all-time family favorite. The recipe makes enough for two meals, so freeze some for another night.
Serve it hot from the oven or microwave for one or two nights and refrigerate for another meal!
25. Caprese Chicken Casserole
You’ll love this easy Caprese Chicken Casserole because it’s the best of both worlds—a superb Caprese salad, but in a warm and delicious casserole. With juicy cherry tomatoes, melting mozzarella, basil pesto, and shredded white meat chicken, it’s your new favorite way to do Caprese. And casseroles are always welcome for dinner!
26. Easy Potato & Chicken Casserole Recipe
In less than an hour, you can prepare your family a tasty potato and chicken casserole dinner that’s sure to be a hit! The creamy baked chicken and potatoes are made with simple ingredients and are finished under the broiler for a crispy topping – the perfect dinner option when you’re short on time!
27. Amish Chicken and Corn Casserole
This AMISH CHICKEN AND CORN CASSEROLE recipe is full of satisfying flavors and textures. The creamy sauce, the tender chicken, the sweet corn, and the buttery Ritz cracker crumb topping are all a hit at our dinner table! This casserole is a great option for busy weeknights but substantial enough to serve to company.
Serve with a green salad or some roasted veggies on the side. It’s a tasty meal that you can put together in no time.
28. Easy Harvest Chicken Casserole
This Easy Harvest Chicken Casserole Recipe is also pretty much perfect for those days when you’re trying to eat healthier but still have cravings for comfort foods. This recipe comes together in about 30 minutes (including prep time) which means less time slaving over the stove, and more time enjoying your family and friends. I love this recipe because not only does it include all of my favorite fall flavors (sweet potatoes, Brussel sprouts), it also incorporates one of my other favorite foods – chicken.
29. Paprika Chicken & Rice Bake
This Paprika Chicken & Rice Bake Casserole is a delicious dish that can be cooked in less than an hour using simple ingredients. The rice goes wonderfully with the paprika chicken and complements well with the smoked gouda cheese that everyone loves. Let’s get started and enjoy a hot meal this evening.
30. Fajita Chicken Casserole
You are going to love this Fajita Chicken Casserole! It’s a great dish to make and enjoy during the week or on Mexican night. You can use the chicken breast meat and save money by cooking the chicken yourself or using pre-cooked chicken from the grocery store.
Either way, it is simple and super delicious!