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Top 20 Baked Chicken Recipes

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Looking for a delicious baked chicken recipe? Here you'll find a variety  of chicken recipes from the oven, including chicken legs and quarters, chicken breast recipes, thighs, and more. Try one of these tasty recipes!

1. Crispy-Skinned Chicken Thighs

Crispy-Skinned Chicken
Crispy-Skinned Chicken Photo: Diana Rattray
These chicken thighs  would be perfect for a picnic or tailgating event. Searing then roasting the thighs in a heavy iron skillet makes them render more of their fat and leaves the skin crispy and delicious. All you need for seasoning is a little salt and pepper.

2. Baked Chicken With Lemon and Garlic

Baked Chicken With Lemon and Garlic
Baked Chicken With Lemon and Garlic Photo: Diana Rattray
This delicious chicken has loads of lemon and garlic flavor. Feel free to use chicken chicken leg quarters or bone-in chicken breasts in place of the quartered chicken.

3. Honey Dijon Baked Chicken

Honey Dijon Baked Chicken
Honey Dijon Chicken Photo: Diana Rattray
Split chicken breasts are baked with a delicious mixture of honey, spicy mustard, and curry powder, for a super everyday meal. If you have time, marinate the chicken breasts for an hour or two before baking.

4. Oven Fried Chicken Drumsticks

Chicken Drumsticks
Fried Chicken Drumsticks Photo: Diana Rattray
The seasoned flour coats the chicken drumsticks, then they're baked to crispy perfection.

5. Oven Roasted Chicken With Pepper Jelly Glaze

Roasted Chicken With Pepper Jelly
Pepper Jelly Chicken Photo: Diana Rattray
A spicy pepper jelly and mustard mixture glaze these delicious oven roasted chicken breasts. Serve this chicken with rice and a tossed salad for a delicious everyday family meal.

6. Garlic Roasted Chicken Leg Quarters

Garlic Roasted Chicken Leg Quarters
Roasted Chicken Leg Quarters Photo: Diana Rattray
Garlic roasted chicken leg quarters are tasty and easy on the budget. Serve this chicken with roasted or mashed potatoes and your favorite vegetables.

7. Basic Baked Chicken Breasts

Basic Baked Chicken Breasts
Basic Baked Chicken Breasts Photo: Diana Rattray
Need chicken for a chicken salad or casserole? Here's how to quickly bake boneless chicken breasts for use in a salad or meal. I used this method for a basic chicken salad and also have used it for a favorite pasta and chicken dish.

8. Honey Baked Chicken Drumsticks

Honey Baked Drumsticks
Honey Baked Drumsticks Photo: Diana Rattray
A lemon and honey mixture glazes these delicious baked chicken legs. This is a quick meal to fix, and it's easy on the budget. Serve this chicken with rice, noodles, or potatoes.

9. Chicken Thighs With Orange Sauce

Chicken Thighs With Orange Sauce
Chicken Thighs With Orange Sauce Photo: Diana Rattray
Chicken thighs are baked and glazed with a flavorful orange sauce. Serve this tasty dish with hot cooked rice and green beans for a delicious everyday meal.

10. Roasted Chicken Dinner

Roasted Chicken Dinner
Roasted Chicken Dinner Photo: Diana Rattray
This tasty chicken is a whole meal in one pot, making it ideal for a busy weekend or weekday meal. Use a halved or quartered whole chicken in this flavorful roasted chicken dinner recipe.

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