12 Super Simple Sheet Pan Dinners

Sheet pan dinners
Photo Credit: The Seasoned Mom

Updated Oct 15, 2019 @ 6:31 pm

By Lauren Paige

Need an easy dinner tonight? Make the whole thing on a sheet pan! These ideas are filled with fresh vegetables and packed with your favorite proteins — and because you’re only using one pan, clean up is a total breeze. 

Sheet pan baked salmon
Photo Credit: Cotter Crunch

1. Sheet Pan Superfood Baked Salmon by Cotter Crunch

This one-pan baked salmon recipe is packed full of nutrients. The salmon is swimming in omega 3 fatty acids, the blueberries are bursting with antioxidants, and the Brussels sprouts bring in the vitamin K1 to create a nourishing, flavorful meal ready in 20 minutes!

2. Sheet Pan Chili Dijon Pork Tenderloin from Carlsbad Cravings

Simple and spicy is how we like our pork. Placing the tenderloin on top of a bed of fingerling potatoes and green beans not only makes for quick clean up, but it adds so much flavor to the veggies. This dish is a total stunner year round.

Sheet pan bruschetta chicken
Photo Credit: Damn Delicious

3. Sheet Pan Bruschetta Chicken from Damn Delicious

A colorful meal full of flavor in one pan? You bruschetta believe it. Juicy tomatoes mixed with the salty mozzarella make for a one-pan meal with layers of flavor.  This no fuss, weeknight-friendly chicken dish is bound to be a repeat in your household.

4. Garlic Parmesan Chicken and Broccoli from The Seasoned Mom

Crunchy parmesan and crispy broccoli come together to make this quick and clean sheet pan dinner a star. With so many ways to serve this chicken, you’re gonna want to make this recipe again and again.

One pan sausage and veggies
Photo Credit: Chelsea’s Messy Apron

5. One Pan Healthy Italian Sausage and Veggies from Chelsea’s Messy Apron

You know what’s delicious? A dinner full of seasoned veggies and juicy chicken sausage all made in one pan. This recipe is perfect for your weeknight meal prep and transitions so easy into lunch the next day. Make this one a weekly staple. 

6. Sheet Pan Chicken Tinga Bowls from Pinch of Yum

This chicken tinga sheet pan recipe is the beginning to a beautiful taco bowl! Pair it with some roasted bell peppers and black beans to round it out into a meal.

Sheet pan steak and veggies
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7. Sheet Pan Steak and Veggies from Hy-Vee

Steak night made simple with this hearty but healthy classic combo of meat and potatoes. Say goodbye to the grill and say hello to a one-pan dinner and a lot of happy dinner guests.

8. Za’atar Roasted Cauliflower Steaks from Jessica in the Kitchen

This roasted cauliflower recipe is anything but boring. Sprinkled with the Middle Eastern herb blend, za’atar and topped with chimichurri to turn this veggie into the main event.

Sheet pan tofu and green beans
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9. Sheet Pan Tofu Vegetables and Green Beans from Food Heaven Made Easy

 Green beans are a great source of vitamins C & K, plus they’re affordable and filled with fiber. Now pair them with tofu and flurry of spices and you’ll see how satisfying a plant-based dinner can be. 

Pineapple ham sheet pan dinner
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10. Pineapple Ham Sheet Pan Dinner from The Whole Kitchen Sink

Say aloha to easy clean up and healthy meal prep with this sheet pan Hawaiian-inspired recipe. Filled with sweet and salty flavors, pair it with your favorite veggies or salad to make a full meal. Take a vacation from the dishes and enjoy.

11. Sheet Pan Chicken and Veggies from Lexi’s Clean Kitchen

Bright colors, zesty chicken, easy clean up, this recipe has it all. Perfect for roasting that farmers market haul or whatever veggies you have on hand, there are so many ways to make this sheet pan chicken dish a hit.

Sheet pan shrimp boil
Photo Credit: Damn Delicious

12. Sheet Pan Shrimp Boil from Damn Delicious

Creole-inspired flavors with a clean twist! This pan is overflowing with snappy shrimp, juicy sausage, crunchy potatoes and seasoned corn. It’s everything you want in a crab boil without the stress! This mess-free sheet pan dish is guaranteed to amaze.