Before each holiday I start looking for recipes to plan the dinner menu. It makes writing the grocery list a lot easier when you have all the recipes chosen. So as it got closer to spring, I started looking for Easter dinner recipes and found these 50 different recipes to pick from with the help of some talented food bloggers. Many classic Easter dishes are included: ham, scalloped potatoes, hot-cross buns. And, we made sure to include some diet recipes, too. What are your favorite Easter recipes?
Easter Ham – Easy Like Sunday Morning by My Kitchen Love
4 simple ingredients make this mouthwatering ham a winning Easter dinner dish.
Slow Cooker Maple Glazed Ham by Flavor the Moments
Slow Cooker Maple Glazed Ham is an easy slow cooker ham warmed low and slow with a homemade maple glaze. It’s so tender, and so much better than Honey Baked Ham!
Baked Ham with Brown Sugar Glaze by Cooked by Julie
This Baked Ham with Brown Sugar Glaze is the ultimate Easter dinner! It’s loaded with flavor and sure to impress the family!
Copycat Instant Pot Honey Baked Ham by Easy Budget Recipes
This Instant Pot Honey Baked Ham recipe is a delicious copycat that will save you a lot of money! It serves 10 and costs $22.57 to make. That’s just $2.26 per serving!
Picnic Ham with Orange Glaze by Food Meanderings
This Picnic Ham with Orange Glaze is the perfect Easter ham or dinner any time of the year. Includes simple directions on how to score, baste and cook a picnic shoulder.
Sugar Free Keto Glazed Ham by Peace, Love, and Low Carb
This Keto Glazed Ham is the perfect blend of sweet and salty. It will make the perfect addition to your holiday table – Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas, you name it!
Maple Glazed Ham by Food Love
This maple glazed ham cooked in an electric roaster oven comes out delicious and perfectly moist. This ham recipe is easy to make for Easter dinner.
Smoked Turkey by Crave the Good
This smoked turkey is a dinner showstopper! It’s tender, delicious, and moist.
Easy Cast Iron Whole Roasted Chicken by Strength and Sunshine
A simple and easy cast iron whole roasted chicken that’s full of flavor, perfectly moist and tender, and just waiting to be served at the dinner table! This recipe is gluten-free, allergy-free, and paleo using a no-fail method for success!
Dutch Oven Lemon-Mustard Roast Chicken by A Meal in Mind
Dutch oven roast chicken makes for tender meat and vegetables and divine aromas in the kitchen. This simple and easy recipe has a lemon-mustard glaze and fresh herbs – and is keto, paleo, and gluten-free.
Keto Chicken Thighs Recipe With Mushroom Sauce by Here to Cook
This delicious keto chicken thighs recipe with mushroom sauce is perfect for meal prep or just to enjoy with the company of friends at the dinner table. Creamy and flavorful, this dish will make it to the top of your list of keto, low carb, and gluten-free recipes.
Crock Pot Creamy Tuscan Garlic Chicken Recipe by Wholesome Yum
Creamy Tuscan garlic chicken in the slow cooker makes an easy low-carb dinner the family will love. Just 15 minutes prep for this Crock Pot Tuscan chicken recipe!
Brined and Baked Mustard Chicken Breasts by Here to Cook
These are the juiciest brined and baked mustard chicken breasts out there that are also easy-to-make; perfect for keto and low carb enthusiasts!
Air Fryer Cornish Hens by The Six Figure Dish
These air fryer Cornish Hens are perfect for Easter dinner! They’re perfectly juicy, crispy, and seasoned with a lemon garlic butter marinade!
Keto Low Carb Pot Roast Slow Cooker Recipe by Wholesome Yum
The BEST slow cooker pot roast! Includes how to choose the cut of meat for pot roast, prep tips, freezing pot roast, & an easy pot roast slow cooker recipe.
Roast Beef Tenderloin Recipe with Red Wine Sauce by The Forked Spoon
This impressive Roast Beef Tenderloin with Red Wine Sauce is melt-in-your-mouth delicious and perfect for any special occasion or celebration. Learn how easy it is to make this tender, juicy roast beef tenderloin recipe in the post linked.
Instant Pot Leg of Lamb by Simply Happy Foodie
Make a delicious, tender leg of Lamb in your Instant Pot for Easter dinner. Easy and flavorful.
Lamb Chop Dinner For Two by Homemade In The Kitchen
This easy pan-fried Lamb Chop Dinner For Two with a homemade pan sauce comes together quickly to enjoy delicious lamb chops for Easter and Christmas.
Rosemary Fennel Crusted Grilled Lamb Chops by Feast Local
This recipe is easy and quick, but still fancy enough to really wow a crowd! this recipe is a dinner host’s dream!
Chestnut and Pepper Crusted Salmon Fillet by A Mummy Too
Sockeye salmon beautifully complemented by a roast chestnut and herb topping that’s fresh-tasting, citrusy, and wonderfully healthy and delicious.
Salmon Wellington by Little Sunny Kitchen
Take your salmon game to the next level and make this gorgeous salmon wellington. Perfectly cooked and succulent salmon sitting on a bed of garlicky sautéed spinach and wrapped in golden crispy and flaky puff pastry. Get the ingredients and make this restaurant-worthy meal today!
Old Fashioned Hot Cross Bun by Marathons & Motivation
This Old Fashioned Hot Cross Bun recipe is a staple during the Easter season. These sweet and spiced buns made with raisins, candied fruit, nutmeg, and cinnamon are the perfect addition to Easter dinner or served on Fridays during Lent. They are a delicious treat that the entire family will love.
Savory Ricotta Scones by Life Love and Good Food
Savory Ricotta Scones are light and fluffy scones that are perfect for Easter breakfast, brunch, or even served in place of dinner rolls. Made with ricotta cheese—instead of heavy cream—the texture of these scones is so light they practically melt in your mouth!
Scalloped Potatoes by Modern Meal Makeover
These scalloped potatoes are so cheesy, garlicky, and pack with so much flavor. Best of all they go with just about any meal and perfect for Thanksgiving, Christmas, Easter, or just for a family dinner.
The Best Scalloped Potatoes by Will Cook for Smiles
This scalloped potatoes recipe makes the ultimate comfort food. When you make this casserole dish, you get creamy, cheesy, thinly sliced potatoes, baked in rich creamy white sauce.
Gluten Free Scalloped Potatoes by Cathys Gluten Free
Scalloped potatoes are perfect with Easter ham! Even the gluten-free can have these!
Crispy Twice-Baked Potatoes with Marscapone by Homebody Eats
These are the perfect holiday side dish to feed a crowd. This recipe packs a punch with some delicious ingredients including mascarpone cheese, roasted garlic, and dill.
Instant Pot Red Potatoes by Budget Delicious
Looking for a simple and comforting side dish you can quickly whip up as a side for any meal? This dump and start garlic butter Instant Pot Red Potatoes ticks all the boxes and is ready in less than 25 minutes!
Creamy Mashed Potatoes & Savory Mushroom Gravy by Vegan Huggs
Instant Pot Garlic Mashed Potatoes – Gluten-Free by A Meal in Mind
These instant pot garlic mashed potatoes are quick and easy to make and dairy optional! They’re full of garlic and herbs, the perfect savory side dish, and naturally gluten-free.
Syrian Potato Salad by Tasty Oven
Syrian Potato Salad with Lemon and Mint is a light and refreshing traditional Middle Eastern side dish dressed with lemon and olive oil then tossed with allspice, fresh mint, and parsley.
Candied Sweet Potatoes by Simply Stacie
An easy side dish recipe that tastes like a dessert. Tender sweet potato rounds are covered in a rich, buttery glaze.
Best Easy Brown Sugar Sweet Potato Casserole by Fluxing Well
This decadent sweet potato casserole makes a fabulous Easter dinner side dish. It goes well with any kind of main dish!
Asparagus Casserole by Cincy Shopper
Cheesy Asparagus Casserole will be the tastiest thing at your holiday dinner. This creamy recipe makes for a delicious holiday side dish!
Asparagus Quiche with Sweet Potato Crust by Happy Kitchen
Celebrate springtime with this delicious and healthy asparagus quiche with gluten free sweet potato crust. This easy quiche is made of 7 ingredients and is perfect for brunch, Easter or any springtime family gathering!
Fresh Green Beans with Bacon by Borrowed Bites
Green beans cooked in a rich broth full of smokey bacon, savory onions, and aromatic garlic make these Fresh Green Beans with Bacon exceptionally flavorful. With easy prep-ahead instructions, they make the perfect side dish to serve at your Easter meal!
Green Bean Casserole by Crave the Good
Don’t relegate green bean casserole only to thanksgiving! Serve this yummy casserole for Easter dinner.
Oven Roasted Carrots with Onions and Thyme by Marathons & Motivation
These Oven Roasted Carrots with Onions and Thyme are a simple, yet elegant side dish. A savory blend of olive oil, salt, pepper, and thyme are tossed with fresh carrots. Then, the carrots are drizzled with vegetable bouillon broth and roasted in the oven until tender.
Easy Honey Roasted Carrots Recipe by Two Kids and a Coupon
Looking for the perfect honey-roasted carrots for your holiday feast? This easy honey-roasted carrots recipe can’t be beat!
As delicious as it is eye-catching, this satisfying veggie entree features an array of earthy, flavor-packed favorites. Gorgeous roasted carrots and tart cranberries top a bed of beautifully dressed fresh greens, and the hearty quinoa and pistachios come together with an addicting drizzle of oil-free sauce—the combo of flavors in this showstopper are fabulous!
Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Butternut Squash With Medjool Dates by The Leafy Little Home
This roasted Brussels sprouts and butternut squash recipe is a super-easy side dish that’s perfect for the Easter table. Guaranteed to turn anyone into a Brussels sprout fan!.
Balsamic Roasted Brussel Sprouts by Abundance of Flavor
Delicious brussel sprouts roasted to a crisp and tossed in a sweet balsamic glaze. These brussel sprouts are the perfect vegetable side dish for a special meal.
Vegan Baked Mac and Cheese by My Vegan Minimalist
You won’t believe that vegan mac and cheese can be so easy and so tasty. This is a lighter, healthier version of mac and cheese packed with a secret portion of veggies and tons of spices to add a rich, deep flavour. When you feel like comfort food, but want it to be good for you as well, this is the recipe to go for!
Cheesy Corn Casserole by This Farm Girl Cooks
This Cheesy Corn Casserole recipe is made with Jiffy cornbread mix, and it’s been a family favorite for years! This recipe is easy enough for a weeknight recipe but also is fitting of a place on your Thanksgiving dinner table!
German Red Cabbage goes well as a side dish with your Easter Roast– should it be lamb, beef, or pork.
Mujadara by Get Set Vegan
Mujadara is a deliciously simple Middle Eastern dish of rice and lentils garnished with crispy caramelized onions. It is a budget-friendly, nutritious, and gluten-free vegan recipe.
Pineapple Casserole by Cincy Shopper
Pineapple Casserole might sound odd but it is delicious! This is a classic Southern dish that’s great as a side or dessert paired with ham.
Pan-Fried Gnocchi with Broccoli by Get Set Vegan
This satisfying pan-fried gnocchi is the ultimate vegan comfort dinner you can ever have. You will love this spongy gnocchi and tender broccoli shreds all slathered in a garlic tomato sauce top with crispy chickpea crumble.
Kielbasa and Cabbage Soup Inspired by White Borscht Easter Soup by Cuisine & Travel
Every Easter Sunday my grandma would make a traditional white borscht soup. This Kielbasa and Cabbage Soup is inspired by her polish Easter soup.
Instant Pot Greek Lamb Stew by Recipes From A Pantry
This easy Instant Pot Lamb Stew, made with pantry staples, is bursting with Greek flavor and is a hearty, filling dish that’s just perfect for the whole family.
Easy Crunchy Quinoa Cabbage Salad by Thrifty Frugal Mom
This simple cabbage salad is super easy to make and the perfect Easter side dish.
So, what delicious dishes from this Easter dinner recipes roundup are you going to make Easter?