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25 Easy Paleo Recipes You Need to Make for Dinner

Looking for simple yet delicious paleo recipes? Then you are in the right place. When you begin eating a paleo diet, it can be overwhelming. But do not worry, we have rounded up the 25 most delicious paleo diet recipes from around the globe!

Paleo Recipes

With everything from Chinese take-out-style meals to creamy pasta dishes, you will be sure to find a few new favorite paleo dinner recipes.

Read on to discover your soon-to-be new favorite paleo recipe!

1. Creamy Tuscan Chicken

Who doesn’t love creamy, garlicky Tuscan chicken? This delicious dish pulls out all the stops.

Fresh tomatoes offer an incredible burst of freshness while the spinach gives a hint of bitterness.

This creamy Tuscan chicken dish is a perfect weeknight dinner. Since this dish is a one-pot recipe, it is so quick and easy to whip up a paleo dinner for guests.

2. Sausage and Sweet Potato Veggie Skillet

Looking for delicious and versatile paleo meal ideas? Look no further than this sausage and sweet potato veggie skillet.

Another one-pot recipe, this meal combines sausages, sweet potatoes, bell peppers, and Brussels sprouts.

Enjoy this amazing mouth-watering paleo recipe for lunch or dinner. If you want to make this as a breakfast dish, try adding a fried egg!

3. Sweet and Spicy Chicken Fingers

Who said healthy paleo recipes had to be boring?

How about kicking your weeknight dinner up a notch with this sweet and spicy chicken finger recipe!

Pair your tangy chicken fingers with sweet potato fries. If you are looking for veggies, cucumber salad provides a cool and refreshing break for your mouth.

4. Paleo Meatloaf

Craving a true down-home supper recipe? This paleo meatloaf will taste just as good as the one mom used to make!

Using almond flour instead of all-purpose flour helps keep this recipe in line with the paleo guidelines.

Paid your meatloaf with some mashed potatoes and green beans for a true home-cooked dinner feel.

5. New York Strip Steak

Looking to impress some paleo dinner guests?
This New York strip steak with garlic aioli is one of the best paleo recipes you can find.

Seared to perfection to help keep in the juicy goodness of the steak and then topped with mouth-watering garlic aioli, this strip steak recipe will impress any guest, paleo or not!

Paid for your strip steak with a loaded baked potato and some grilled veggies to complete the meal.

6. Creamy Sausage and Potato Casserole

Busy week ahead?

This creamy sausage and potato casserole is paleo, gluten-free, is ready in under an hour, and is great for meal prep!

A delicious combination of sausages and hash browns, this paleo recipe makes a great breakfast, lunch, or dinner any day of the week.

7. Creamy Garlic Chicken Skillet

While this meal may sound fancy, it is super simple and easy to make!

Using less than 10 ingredients and taking less than an hour, this creamy garlic chicken skillet will easily become a favorite!

Serve your creamy garlic chicken over mashed potatoes and pair it with steamed broccoli for a well-rounded meal.

8. Paleo Chicken Soup

Paleo chicken soup is simple, easy, and delicious.

This recipe works great for small family dinners or multiply the recipe and feed the whole neighborhood!

Everyone loves the comfort of chicken soup!

Pair your paleo chicken soup with paleo bread or crackers and serve as an appetizer or as the whole meal!

9. Slow Cooker Sloppy Joes

Slow cooker recipes are wonderful for busy working people. Just plop the ingredients in the cooker in the morning and come home to a warm meal.

This paleo slow cooker sloppy joe recipe is perfect for feeding your family during busy weekdays.

The best part is, that you can serve these sloppy joes in sweet potato! The sweetness complements the savory meat sauce perfectly.

10. Grilled Chicken Cesar Cob Salad

Looking for a healthy paleo recipe? Then check out this delicious salad bursting with flavor.

Grilled chicken is the star of this salad. Paired with bacon, artichoke hearts, tomatoes, cucumbers, and avocados, you can’t go wrong!

This grilled chicken Cesar cob salad is the perfect lunchtime meal or salad course for your next dinner!

11. Slow Cooker Mongolian Beef

Want to impress your family with an exotic dish that tastes better than takeout?

Try this slow cooker Mongolian beef recipe!

Warm and savory, this dish pairs wonderfully with steamed broccoli.

Serve your Mongolian beef on a bed of cauliflower rice for a well-rounded and balanced meal on any day of the week.

12. Tomato Basil Soup

Think all soups need to simmer for hours to be perfect? Think again!

This tomato basil soup is paleo, whole30, gluten-free, and ready in 15 minutes!

With its quick cooking time, this tomato basil soup is a great addition to any lunch or dinner spread.

Serve as an appetizer or enjoy the whole meal!

13. Buffalo Chicken Casserole

This buffalo chicken casserole is one of the best paleo dinner recipes you can find!

Delicious and mouth-watering buffalo chicken is the star of this casserole.

With little prep time, you can enjoy a buffalo chicken and cauliflower rice casserole dish any night of the week or make ahead and freeze for easy meal prep!

Top your tangy casserole with tomatoes, avocados, onions, and bacon for even more flavor!

14. Cream of Mushroom Casserole

Next on our list of easy paleo dinner recipes, is this amazingly dreamy cream of mushroom casserole!

This casserole is so creamy and delicious, that no one will believe that it is whole30, paleo, and gluten-free.

Cauliflower rice adds some texture and compliments the umami of the mushrooms.

This casserole makes a great option for meal prep and freezes well!

15. Paleo Dinner Rolls

Looking for something to pair with all these delicious paleo meals, soups, and casseroles? Try making some of these soft and fluffy paleo dinner rolls.

Surprisingly simple to make, paleo dinner rolls only have a few ingredients. Keeping them clean and healthy.

Made with tapioca and coconut flour, these dinner rolls will impress any paleo dinner guest.

Serve with homemade jam for a sweet addition to your dinner spread.

16. Whole30 Spaghetti Noodles with Tomatoes and Beef

Spaghetti squash is an underrated but delicious option for a low-carb dinner. This recipe pairs spaghetti squash with tomatoes and beef for a perfect weeknight dinner.

When looking for healthy paleo recipes, spaghetti squash is a great place to start. Tomatoes, garlic, and basil help add flavor, and seared beef tops off the meal with extra protein.

It may not be a pasta dinner exactly like grandma used to make, but it will still stir those pasta night memories!

17. Egg Roll in a Bowl

Brimming with delicious Asian flavors like water chestnut, sesame seeds, ginger, and green onions, this traditional appetizer becomes an any-tizer.

Egg roll in a bowl is a unique twist on a traditional take-out style egg roll and a great paleo dinner idea. Pair this dish with a delicious creamy chilli sauce for added flavor and flair.

Egg roll in a bowl is whole30, paleo, and gluten-free, making it a great dish for any night of the week or surprise your friends at your next potluck or BBQ!

18. Ground Beef Stir Fry

Following the lines of Asian take-out, this ground beef stir fry is a must-try for lovers of Chinese food.

This recipe pairs ground beef with peppers, green beans, and carrots in a tangy sesame oil sauce. Your ground beef stir fry tastes amazing over a bed of cauliflower rice.

Serve with a simple broccoli stir fry or egg roll in a bowl for a complete takeout style paleo, whole30, and gluten-free feast!

19. Honey Garlic Salmon

Dripping in honey, garlic, and lemon flavors, this one-skillet chicken dish is a true crowd pleaser! Honey garlic salmon is paleo, gluten-free, and whole30.

Want to experience an elevated dish that does not require more than 20 minutes of prep and cook time? Add honey garlic salmon to your weekly meal plan right now!

With sparkling bold flavors and flaky salmon, this dish feels like it came from a 5-star kitchen! Honey garlic salmon is a perfect dish to pair with a baked or mashed potato.

Add some air-fried asparagus for a complete meal that looks and tastes restaurant-quality!

20. Scalloped Potatoes

Who said that when you commit to the whole30, paleo, or gluten-free lifestyle you can’t enjoy simple home-cooked comfort foods?
That is exactly what you will get with this amazingly creamy, “cheesy”, indulgent recipe for scalloped potatoes.

Bring them along to your next Thanksgiving or Christmas dinner and impress your friends and family with this easy-to-follow recipe.

Are you a meal prepper? These potatoes prep and freeze well, making them a great paleo addition to your freezer stash.

21. Taco Skillet

Taco Tuesday, but make it Paleo.

That is exactly what you get with this taco skillet recipe. Enjoy all the flavors and excitement of tacos without giving up your paleo, gluten-free, or whole30 lifestyle!

Ground beef, peppers, and avocados are the stars of this dish, and you can add almost any vegetable your heart desires.

Some people love to add roasted corn salsa on top! What will you pair your taco skillet with?

22. Salmon with Avocado Salsa

Creamy avocados top a perfectly glazed and grilled salmon patty in this whole30. Paleo, and gluten-free recipe.

Salmon with avocado salsa gives off delicious seaside in the summer vibes thanks to its fresh and tangy avocado salsa that is topped with lime juice.

Grill up some broccoli, asparagus, or Brussels sprouts for a delicious accompaniment to this fish recipe.
Feeling fiery?

Try adding some corn on the cob seasoned with chilli powder, lime, salt, and pepper to complement the glaze on the salmon.

23. Rainbow Veggie Salad

This salad is full of flavor and nutrients. With everything from lettuce and cabbage to carrots and cashews, this rainbow veggie salad with lemon vinaigrette will be sure to dazzle your taste buds.

This salad is a wonderful accompaniment to almost any meal. Pair it with grilled chicken or glazed salmon for a light lunch.

You can also enjoy this salad as a meal all on its own! Chock full of tasty and healthy veggies, rainbow veggie salad with lemon vinaigrette is a meal in its right!

24. Creamy Spinach and Artichoke Pasta

Are you looking for great paleo dinner ideas for your family? Give this creamy spinach and artichoke pasta recipe a try!

Pair your grain-free pasta with this deliciously creamy and comforting combination of spinach and artichoke.

Pair your pasta dish with a delicious paleo dinner roll or some of the rainbow vegetable salad with a lemon vinaigrette for a balanced meal the entire family will love.

After all, is there a better combination than spinach and artichoke?

25. Slow Cooker Butter Chicken

To round off the list, we have chosen a delicious, tangy, sweet, and exotic recipe for slow cooker butter chicken.

What can be better than coming home to a house filled with the aroma of butter chicken?

This recipe pairs wonderfully with cauliflower rice.

Why not try adding a small raw onion salad on the side?

Cut some slices of onion, squeeze a lime or lemon over them, and top with some salt and chilli powder for a traditional side Indian style accompaniment to this classic Indian dish!

Paleo Recipes

25 Easy Paleo Recipes You Need to Make for Dinner

Yield: 4
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 40 minutes
Total Time: 40 minutes


  • 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
  • 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • Kosher salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 3 teaspoons butter
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 1/2 cup cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 3 cups baby spinach
  • 1/2 cup heavy cream
  • 1/4 cup freshly grated Parmesan
  • Lemon wedges, for serving


  1. Heat oil in a skillet in medium heat. Season chicken with salt, pepper, and oregano and add to the skillet. Cook chicken for 8 minutes on each side until golden. Remove the chicken and set it aside to rest.
  2. In the same skillet, keep on medium heat and add butter. Allow butter to melt before adding garlic. Cook for 1 minute. Stir in cherry tomatoes and cook until the beginning to burst and the skin looks wrinkled. Season with salt and pepper. Add spinach and stir until the spinach begins to wilt.
  3. Add heavy cream and Parmesan before bringing the mixture to a simmer. Once achieved, reduce heat to low and allow the sauce to
  4. simmer until reduced to the ideal texture. This will take about 3-5 minutes. Add the cooked chicken and allow 5-7 minutes for the chicken to warm in the sauce.
  5. Remove your creamy Tuscan chicken onto a plate and serve with lemon wedges.
  6. Enjoy!

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