Sheet pan meals are a lifesaver for busy weeknights or relaxing weekends. They are quick and easy to make, and you can cook them for breakfast, lunch, dinner, or even dessert. Sheet pan recipes are also a great option for meal prep because you can make a large batch and then store the leftovers in the fridge for future meals.
There are so many reasons to love sheet pan recipes! And the main one is that they let you spend more time enjoying your food and less time cleaning up multiple pots and pans.
Take a look through our roundup of easy sheet pan recipe ideas, save your favorites and add them directly to your grocery list! Smart meal planning has never been easier!
This flavorful Jerk salmon recipe with seasonal veggies is baked all on one sheet pan with a healthy protein-packed in one meal designed to keep the whole family happy and well-fed.
In this mac n’ cheese, blistered cubes of mozzarella peek through a golden, herb-speckled topping, stretching with every pull of the fork, clinging relentlessly to the layer of crispy crumbs. It tastes surprisingly light and looks effortlessly elegant, or as elegant as macaroni and cheese can be!
This sheet pan pasta gratin perfectly balances crispy topping, creamy sauce, and tender veggies. With just a few simple ingredients, you can have an ultra-elegant dish ready in no time!
Make this Sheet Pan Chicken Fajitas recipe when you crave some Mexican flavors but don’t have much time to cook! Chicken fajitas are ready to be served in only 30 minutes! Chop the vegetables you already have, throw them on a baking sheet, and put them in the oven. Grab your tortillas, squeeze the lime, and enjoy!
Using this sheet pan method makes serving the shortcakes to a crowd so much easier than traditional shortcakes and the final presentation is oh, so glamorous!
It does not get much simpler than quickly prepping the ingredients, pouring all of the flavorful things on them on a sheet pan, and then letting the oven do the work. This delicious and straightforward Asian-inspired Sheet Pan Cashew Chicken is perfect for serving over quinoa or rice!
Who knew sheet pan dinners could be so colorful? With crunchy green beans, savory yellow squash, sweet red onions, and bright cherry tomatoes, you’ll eat the rainbow with this sheet pan salmon dinner. It is perfect for everyone with a busy schedule looking to get more vegetables in their meal. Fewer dishes to do, more color and flavor to enjoy!
Pizza for breakfast? Yes, please! Plus, the leftovers are perfect for later or even the following day!
This Hawaiian shrimp-inspired recipe is so quick and easy to make. Broil pineapple, bell peppers, and shrimp with a simple teriyaki-inspired sauce that’s made with pantry ingredients and served with your favorite side!
This sheet pan lemon chicken with parmesan asparagus is a simple dish that everyone can make. It’s tasty and full of nutrients and protein from chicken breast and asparagus. The perfect amount of lemon and the right cooking time will make the chicken breast tender and tasty. Also, dijon mustard will make it more flavorful and fragrant with herb de Provence, one of the best spices for spring!
Banana and Blueberry Sheet Pan Pancakes are oven-baked versions of pancakes baked as a slab and served in slices. A basic batter is made with flour, sugar, mashed banana, and vanilla, then topped with sliced banana and fresh blueberries. Baked until golden and risen, these sheet pan pancakes are best served immediately or frozen for later consumption - give it a try today!
This recipe takes sheet pan dinners to a whole new level. While we all love soft, pillowy gnocchi boiled to perfection, did you know that roasting them gives them an irresistibly soft, chewy texture? Combined with savory low-fat chicken sausage, veggies, and a quick arugula salad with roasted garlic dressing, this is one weeknight dinner that you’ll make over and over.