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21 Weeknight Dinner Ideas For People With Literally No Time

Quick, easy, and on the table in no time.

After a long day of work, the last thing you want to do is spend hours cooking an elaborate dinner.

So we rounded up our favorite easy weeknight dinner recipes you can make in just 15 minutes — from comforting pastas to hearty rice bowls.

1. 5-Ingredient Zucchini Noodles with Spicy Peanut Sauce

2. Instant Pot Mac & Cheese

3. Italian Chopped Salad

4. 15-Minute Chicken Noodle Wonton Soup

Chicken noodle wonton soup

5. Easiest Garlic Bread Pizza

Garlic bread pizza

6. Veggie Fried Rice

Fried rice

7. Thai Basil Chicken

8. Pasta Carbonara

9. Thai Red Curry Ramen

12. Sheet Pan Lemon Pepper Chicken

13. Easy Korean Beef Rice Bowls

14. Garlic Shrimp Zucchini Pasta

15. Chicken Cucumber Avocado Salad

16. Spicy Peanut Udon Noodles

17. Pepperoni Pizza Quesadillas

18. Ham and Bean Soup

19. Sautéed Honey Mustard Pork Chops

20. Mediterranean Chickpea Salad

21. Pineapple Chicken Salad