23 Quick Paleo Recipes Perfect For Busy Nights
Are you that person who seems to be running out of time, all the time? Are nights always filled with stuff you think you should’ve done earlier? Too busy to even prepare a hearty dinner? We’ve been that person at least twice – I’m sure!
You don’t have to worry about not eating dinner right, these 23 quick Paleo recipes are perfect for busy nights when you just don’t have the time to muck about in the kitchen. And because they are Paleo, rest assured only healthy ingredients are in them.
Chili Lime Chicken Salad
This tender, juicy, zesty chili lime chicken is perfect for topping your salad! This easy recipe takes just minutes to prepare! Perfect for a weeknight dinner!
Via House of Yumm
Sweet Potato, Kale and Shrimp Skillet
So, this Sweet Potato, Kale and Shrimp Skillet is so easy to make for lunchtime or busy weeknight meal. It will take only a few minutes to be ready on your table. The only thing that takes more time is the sweet potatoes to cook, approximately 15mins.
Sausage Sweet Potato & Veggie Skillet
This Whole30 and Paleo sausage sweet potato veggie skillet is easy to make, great for lunch, dinner or topped with fried eggs for breakfast!
Paleo Chicken Bowl
This whole meal is delicious! The highlights are that there are only eight ingredients and you can prepare it in less than 30 minutes. Plus, it is great for leftovers and lunches, too!
Via Real Simple Good
Easy Paleo Turkey Meatballs with Apples & Savory Herbs
Easy one-pan Paleo turkey meatballs with apples and herbs for a warm cozy combination of sweet and savory flavors. These turkey meatballs are great for kids and weeknight dinners, Whole30 friendly and ready in 20 minutes!
Lebanese Lemon Chicken
Fast and flavorful Lebanese lemon chicken with shallots, fresh herbs, and a touch of turmeric–a comforting Paleo dinner for fall.
Pad Priew Wan Goong (Thai Sweet and Sour Stir-Fry with Shrimp)
This Thai Sweet and Sour Stir-Fry only takes a few minutes on the burner, and since it’s mostly vegetables, it also comes off more as a light meal than a big feast.
Via The Domestic Man
Sheet Pan Flank Steak With Garlic Roasted Potatoes
This easy recipe, aside from being delicious, is perfect if you want to keep your kitchen clean. All you will have to clean up is a knife and sheet pan! Keep reading to find out how to make it.
Via My Latina Table
One Pan Balsamic Chicken and Veggies
This One Pan Balsamic Chicken and Veggies couldn’t get any easier! This is a 20-minute meal that is sure to please! The flavor is spot on delicious and it has just enough versatility going on to keep things interesting. And the flavor? It is so good! Who knew a dinner that was so easy could taste so incredible?
Via Cooking Classy
Asparagus Sweet Potato Chicken Skillet
This Asparagus Sweet Potato Chicken Skillet recipe is deliciously healthy and easy to make that it will be on your dinner table in less than 30 minutes. This is a gluten-free, Paleo and perfect for your busy weeknight dinner.
Paleo Curry Chicken Stir Fry
This is a meal that is really filling, without being too heavy or full of calories. Don’t let the curry scare you- this is a VERY mildly curried dish. We’re just adding a few spices for some flavor to add a little intrigue to diet food (who says eating healthy has to be boring? The smoky, slightly spicy and garlicky tastes are a great way to change things up and give yourself a little more flavor in your diet.
Via Sweet C’s
Chicken Caesar Spaghetti Squash Bake
The best part about this is you can toss in any cooked chicken you have. Leftover chicken from the night before? YUP. Shredded up rotisserie? YUP. Pre-cooked chicken from Trader Joes? OH YEAH. Heck, you could really throw in any meat that is cooked already…
Via Little Bits Of
Keto Egg Fried Rice
Asian-style cauli-rice with prawns, toasted almonds, and fresh herbs.
Via Primal Palate
15 Minute Healthy Roasted Chicken and Veggies
Healthy and flavorful. Oven roasted chicken breasts and rainbow veggies are tender & juicy and ready in 15 minutes. This is great when you are hungry but lazy and are on the edge of calling take out.
Chicken Curry with Zucchini Noodles
You can’t really beat a one-pot kind of meal. You just throw it all in and let it do its thing. Easy peasy! The zucchini noodles are fun to eat. The chicken gives you your protein. And the coconut milk and spices make this dish out-of-this-world delicious.
Via Savory Lotus
Pork Chops with Cranberry-Apple Compote
These Paleo, Whole30-compliant pork chops with cranberry-apple compote are made for nights when you come home already hungry: they’re easy, satisfying, and fast. They can be ready in 30 minutes, and there’s a shortcut version that’s even faster!
Asparagus Beef Stir Fry
This Asparagus Beef Stir Fry recipe is super easy, healthy, a one pot meal and you can get it on the table in under 30 minutes! What’s not to love about that?!
Paleo Taco Skillets & Paleo Taco Bowls
This Paleo Taco Skillets & Paleo Taco Bowls Recipe is a delicious, easy way to fill up- and it takes very little work! You can make this entire meal in just one pan so you don’t even have a lot to scrub up after dinner for the really crazy nights.
Via Sweet C’s
Paleo Cauliflower Fried Rice
This bowl of veggies has so much flavor and you will love it! It does require a little prep work- grating the cauliflower, cutting the carrots, dicing the onion, but that can all be done ahead of time.
Lettuce Wrap Tacos
The butter lettuce adds an amazingly fresh flavor and a deliciously satisfying crunch. Tacos can be customized to how everyone’s liking and topped with all your favorite toppings. They are a great party food and finger food. The best thing is they are incredibly easy to make! These Lettuce Wrap Tacos are a healthier than corn or flour tortilla shells.
Via Thank You Honey
Paleo Tuna Green Chile Zoodle Casserole
An easy, paleo, zucchini noodle casserole that’s Whole30 approved high protein, and low carb. Hearty yet healthy, this dish can feed a family! A great way to use your spiralizer and boost your nutrition.
Via Cotter Crunch
Slow Cooker Chicken Chile Verde
If you’ve got 5 minutes + a slow cooker, you’re on your way to the easiest Chicken Chile Verde you’ll ever make (and love.)
Chorizo Sweet Potato Chili
This hearty, chunky, and savory Chorizo Sweet Potato Chili is just what you need when you’re craving warm comfort and a bit of spice on a cold evening! It’s Paleo and Whole30 friendly, incredibly delicious, and ready to eat in 30 minutes! Topped with bacon and avocado for a tasty, satisfying, healthy meal everyone will love.
Mouth-watering, right? There are tons of other delicious and quick Paleo recipes like these. Just check out a few here, Paleo Recipes for Rapid Weight Loss: 50 Delicious, Quick & Easy Recipes to Help Melt Your Damn Stubborn Fat Away; The Healing Kitchen: 175+ Quick & Easy Paleo Recipes to Help You Thrive; and Quick & Easy Ketogenic Cooking