19 Rotisserie Chicken Dinner Ideas That Are Quick and Easy

There's a world of possibilities with this grocery store staple.

Rotisserie chicken on a cutting board with tomatoes and cucumber
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The secret ingredient to getting dinner on the table fast? Rotisserie chicken. It's the MVP in one of our favorite easy Easter dinner ideas—baked in a creamy spaghetti casserole. Try one of these quick dinners with rotisserie chicken, which can be put together in minutes.

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Chicken Potpie Empanadas

Chicken Potpie Empanadas
Antonis Achilleos

Refrigerated pie dough helps you pull together this quick dinner with rotisserie chicken.

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Chicken Satay Lettuce Wraps

Chicken Satay Lettuce Wraps

This dish's coconut-peanut sauce makes it as delicious as it is easy to prepare. Save any leftover sauce to use as a veggie dip.

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Blistered Tomatillo Salsa and Roasted Chicken Thighs Tacos

Blistered Tomato Salsa and Roasted Chicken Thighs Tacos
Charles Masters

To make the tasty filling in these tacos, you simply slide the chicken and veggies into the broiler for 8 to 10 minutes.

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Chicken and Dill Souvlaki

Chicken and Dill Souvlaki
Anna Williams

Dill and cucumbers add a touch of freshness to this Greek chicken dish.

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Creamy Chicken and Mushroom Pasta

Instant Pot® Creamy Pasta with Chicken Thighs and Mushrooms

You can serve this decadently creamy chicken and mushroom combination over butter-slicked egg noodles.

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Chicken Enchiladas in Salsa Verde

Chicken Enchiladas with Green Chile Sauce (Salsa Verde)

The sauce on these chicken enchiladas is a tasty mix of tart, savory, and creamy.

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Southwestern Chicken Soup

Easy chicken recipes - Southwestern Chicken Soup
Alexandra Rowley

This flavorful soup can be on your table in just under 15 minutes, thanks to jarred salsa verde and rotisserie chicken.

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Herby Chicken Salad Tartines

Herby Chicken Salad Tartines
Victor Protasio

This twist on a classic chicken salad features a tangy mayonnaise you won't soon forget.

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Chicken Curry in a Hurry

Quick Dinner Ideas: Chicken Curry in a Hurry
John Kernick

Skip the long simmer—without sacrificing flavor—for this tasty chicken curry.

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Warm Roast Chicken Salad

Warm Roast Chicken Salad
Greg DuPree

This flavorful (and healthy) take on chicken salad is perfectly paired with radicchio.

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Chicken Posole

Chicken Posole
Jose Picayo

Clocking in at 30 minutes from start to finish, this hearty chicken posole is the perfect quick and easy dinner.

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Chicken Paprikash Soup

Chicken Paprikash Soup
Antonis Achilleos

Red bell pepper, onion, tomatoes, and paprika make up the base for this delicious chicken soup.

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Buttermilk Chicken and Tomato Salad

Buttermilk Chicken and Tomato Salad
Romulo Yanes

Looking for super-quick dinner recipes with rotisserie chicken? This one comes together in less than five minutes.

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Tandoori-Spiced Chicken With Coconut Rice

Cajun Chicken and Rice
Romulo Yanes

This flavorful rotisserie chicken recipe has Southern flair.

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Grilled Chicken and Spinach Quesadillas

Grilled Chicken and Spinach Quesadillas
Alex Farnum

You can throw these chicken and spinach quesadillas on the grill, which is an even easier method than the traditional stovetop.

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BBQ Chicken With Slaw

BBQ Chicken with Slaw
Caitlin Bensel

A hearty dinner salad is the perfect way to feature a rotisserie chicken.

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Lemon Dill Chicken Noodle Soup

Pressure-Cooker Lemon-Dill Chicken Noodle Soup
Christopher Testani

The dill and lemon juice are the last additions to this soup after you've simmered all other ingredients.

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Salt-and-Pepper Chicken With Cheesy Spinach Quinoa

EXTRA SHARP: Salt-and-Pepper Chicken With Cheesy Spinach Quinoa

This super quick and easy rotisserie chicken recipe makes for a delicious dinner—or an easy-to-pack lunch.

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Chicken-Pesto Flatbread Sandwiches

Chicken-Pesto Flatbread Sandwiches

This may look like one of the fanciest dinners to make with rotisserie chicken, but it requires only a few ingredients and 20 minutes of cooking time.

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