These chicken and avocado recipes are going to have your mouth watering!
As two of the most delicious and versatile ingredients, chicken and avocado make the perfect pair.
Whether you’re looking for a quick and easy weeknight meal or a show-stopping dish to impress your guests, these 28 recipes from the best food bloggers around the web have you covered.
From vibrant salads to hearty soups, creamy burritos to tasty tacos, there’s something for everyone’s taste buds.
The Best Chicken and Avocado Recipes
Don’t settle for boring meals!
Try these 28 delicious recipes featuring chicken and avocado:
1. Fiesta Lime Chicken with Avocado Salsa
It’s time for a fiesta! And that means Fiesta Lime Chicken with Avocado Salsa.
This easy and healthy meal is a total show stopper thanks to bold flavors from the lime rub and creamy fresh salsa.
Serve it over rice, in tacos, quesadillas, or burritos – whatever you choose will be delicious!
For extra heat (and a colorful presentation!) throw some diced jalapenos into the avocado salsa too.
The combination of salty/sour/spicy/smoky flavors is sure to leave your taste buds wanting more.
So don’t forget to make extra for leftovers!
2. Avocado Smothered Chicken
Bring the flavors of your favorite egg rolls right to your dinner table with this super delicious Avocado Smothered Chicken.
Perfectly tender chicken smothered in a tasty mixture of avocado, sun-dried tomatoes, red onion, and cilantro – all topped with melted cheese.
And if you want to bring it up, just add the sweet chili sauce!
Completely bursting with flavor and easy to throw together – what more could you ask for?
3. Baked Avocado Chicken Burritos
If you’re looking for a delicious, easy-to-make meal – look no further than these Baked Avocado Chicken Burritos!
Made with simple and flavorful ingredients like chicken, avocado, cheese, sour cream, and cilantro all wrapped up in a gluten-free tortilla – these burritos are an absolute hit.
Just pile it high on the tortillas and bake them in the oven until they are warm and gooey!
They’re also freezer-friendly so you can keep some on hand for busy nights.
4. California Avocado Chicken
California-style chicken strikes the perfect balance of fresh and flavorful!
This easy weeknight meal features succulent grilled chicken topped with melty cheese, fresh tomatoes, homemade guacamole, and bacon.
Think classic comfort food meets southwestern flavor – in one delicious meal!
Plus it’s so easy to customize by swapping out some ingredients for work with what you have on hand in your kitchen.
5. Avocado BBQ Chicken Cheddar Melt
This melty cheesy masterpiece is the perfect quick dinner for busy weeknights.
Start by grilling up some chicken breast with barbeque sauce – it’s sure to spice things up in the kitchen!
Next, add your slices of avocado and sharp cheddar cheese, then pop everything in between two pieces of bread.
Wait just a few minutes before you get to enjoy one of the best grilled sandwiches ever.
6. Grilled Chicken with Avocado Salsa
Craving a tasty, healthy dinner that won’t break your diet?
If so, then you are gonna love this grilled chicken with avocado salsa dish.
It’s simple to make and takes under 30 minutes!
The marinade mix of cilantro, garlic, lime juice, and oil will leave the chicken juicy yet full of flavor.
Then it’s topped off with fresh avocado salsa made with tomatoes, onion, and jalapeños – delicious!
This recipe is low-carb and keto approved plus packed full of nutrients like protein and healthy fats from the avocado – making this dinner meal an absolute winner.
7. Avocado Chicken Salad
This Avocado Chicken Salad is all about packing in maximum flavor with minimal effort.
You’ll get juicy shredded chicken, sweet corn, smoky bacon, and a bright lemon dressing that ties it all together!
The creamy avocados add the perfect contrast of textures while still keeping this salad light and healthy.
Serve it up with some crusty bread or fresh greens and you have yourself an incredibly delicious meal!
8. Avocado Bacon Chicken Salad
Take your lunchtime game to the next level with this tasty keto-friendly chicken salad.
Savory bacon, creamy avocado, sharp cheddar cheese, and crunchy vegetables provide an unbeatable combination of flavors, while Caesar dressing infuses the salad with a light and tangy note.
Use rotisserie or leftover cooked chicken to save time – it’s such an easy way to make meal prep a breeze during busy days!
And you don’t need mayo for this recipe either – just mix up your favorite low-carb dressing for a simple yet delicious touch.
Serve in lettuce wraps or over greens for an effortless healthy lunch that won’t disappoint.
9. Chicken Salad Stuffed Avocado
If you’re looking for a healthy, delicious meal packed with protein and good fats then stuffed avocados are the way to go!
It’s simple yet flavorful – rotisserie chicken salad combined with creamy ripe avocados.
Seasonings like salt, paprika, and chili powder are no-brainers here for flavor alert.
A finishing squirt of lime juice rounds out the flavors so you get that zesty finish in every bite.
These chicken salad stuffed avocados make an ideal meal on their own or are great served as easy appetizers or snacks too!
10. Healthy Chicken Pasta Salad with Avocado, Tomato, and Basil
Sometimes, all you need is a simple and delicious salad to hit the spot.
And this healthy chicken pasta salad has it all— protein, veggies, and fantastic flavor!
The marriage of smoky grilled chicken with tangy tomatoes, creamy avocado, and fragrant basil creates a perfectly balanced dish that’s sure to impress.
And what’s more – this easy-to-make meal can be prepared in advance for busy weeknights or weekend brunches without sacrificing any flavor or freshness!
11. Chicken and Avocado Tacos with Creamy Cilantro Sauce
This Chicken and Avocado Taco is a real game-changer!
Perfect for any busy weeknight, this dish can be whipped up in no time.
The juicy chicken paired with creamy avocado and my signature cilantro cream sauce makes these tacos irresistible!
Plus, the tangy freshness of lime brings it all home.
Just top off the tacos with some fresh chopped cilantro and voila- you’ve got yourself a delicious meal that even your pickiest eater will love.
12. Cilantro Lime Chicken
Treat yourself to a delicious marinated Cilantro Lime Chicken that’s packed with flavor and only requires few ingredients!
Serve it up with some mango avocado salsa for an extra punch of flavor or over some cilantro-lime rice or quinoa.
The marinade is made using fresh lime juice, orange juice, olive oil, honey, garlic, and spices – the combination results in an absolute burst of flavors!
And let’s not forget about the added bonus of having leftovers for lunch later in the week!
13. Loaded Greek Chicken Avocado Salad
Do you love delicious salads loaded with flavor?
This Greek chicken and avocado salad is the perfect hit!
Made with healthy and authentic Greek ingredients like fragrant oregano, crumbly feta cheese, tangy olives, and a zingy 5-ingredient dressing – this salad will leave your taste buds tingling!!
Just marinate the chicken in the dressing and then fry it through.
Then assemble all the veggies, top with your cooked chicken, sprinkle some feta on top, give everything one final drizzle of olive oil and lemon juice —and voilà — dinner is served!
14. Chicken Burgers with Avocado Corn Salsa
Tired of the same old burger night?
Step up your game with these Chicken Burgers with Avocado Corn salsa.
Tender and juicy, they make a fantastic meal that’s guaranteed to please everyone.
The homemade avocado corn salsa is creamy and tangy, perfectly complimenting the savory flavors of cilantro, lime juice, and olive oil – yum!
Serve them on buns for an extra treat or serve over salad for something light and healthy.
However you choose to enjoy them, these burgers are sure to please the entire family.
15. Bacon Avocado Chicken Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette
This Bacon Avocado Chicken Salad is the perfect summertime meal!
The combination of flavors in this salad will tantalize your taste buds.
The bacon and chicken provide a nice smoky flavor, while the avocados add a creamy texture.
Topped with freshly chopped chives, corn, garlic, and lemons/limes for an extra zing – you won’t be able to get enough!
Finish off with Honey Lemon Vinaigrette to drizzle on top and you have yourself a delicious guilt-free meal that can be prepped in under 20 minutes!
16. Baked Chicken Avocado Meatballs
Soft, juicy, and flavorful – these baked chicken avocado meatballs are the perfect way to feed a crowd.
With the help of an oven, they’re super easy to make as well!
You can whip up a quick marinara or barbecue sauce in no time and serve it with pasta, on mini slider buns or just use forks – either way, they’re sure to be gone in minutes.
17. Grilled Chicken Sun Dried Tomato and Avocado Spinach Salad
This grilled chicken, sun-dried tomato, and avocado spinach salad is perfect for an easy and delicious meal.
Just throw everything together in a bowl and you’ve got yourself a tasty lunch or dinner that’s ready in no time!
The combination of flavors here is amazing; the feta adds saltiness, and the pine nuts crunchiness, while the lemon juice dressing gives it all some zing.
You’ll definitely want to make this one again and again!
18. Sheet Pan Lemon Chicken with Sweet Potatoes and Avocado Goddess Sauce
Treat yourself to a delicious, easy-to-make sheet pan dinner that’s bursting with flavor and color.
This lemon chicken with sweet potatoes, and rich avocado goddess sauce is sure to be your new favorite meal – ready in about an hour. Plus you can prep it ahead of time for easy weeknight dinners all week long!
Juicy, zesty lemon chicken is paired with crispy roasted sweet potatoes and finished off with creamy tahini and avocado goddess sauce. It’s the perfect balance of lightness and heartiness – plus it comes together so quickly on one sheet pan!
19. Avocado Chicken Salad Lettuce Wraps
If you love chicken salad and avocados, you are going to go crazy for these avocado chicken salad lettuce wraps!
They make a healthy and delicious lunch or dinner that I can’t get enough of.
The creamy combination of Greek yogurt, mayonnaise, and lemon juice perfectly complements the diced avocado and tender shredded chicken.
Add some finely chopped onions for an extra flavor boost, then wrap up in crisp romaine leaves – so good!
Enjoy the perfect summer meal – light, fresh, and full of flavor.
20. Honey Mustard Chicken Avocado Sandwich with Tahini Ranch
Feed your family and friends a lovely, healthy meal with this honey mustard chicken avocado sandwich recipe.
This hearty meal has juicy chicken tenders, sweet sun-dried tomatoes, and crunchy pepperoncinis all held together with creamy tahini ranch dressing.
It’s the perfect combination of flavors that will have everyone coming back for seconds!
Get creative by adding other ingredients like artichokes or roasted bell peppers to give it a unique twist.
21. Quinoa Salad With Chicken, Almonds, and Avocado
Quinoa salad is one of the most delicious, healthy, and versatile dishes around!
Packed with protein and fiber, this quinoa salad with chicken, almonds, and avocado will become your go-to meal.
- Start by adding some cooked quinoa to a large bowl.
- Add in diced leftover chicken and mix together then add diced tomatoes, sliced almonds, crumbled feta cheese, roasted red peppers, and dried cranberries for texture.
- In a small bowl whisk together dijon mustard, olive oil, sherry vinegar, and season to taste with salt & pepper.
- Pour dressing over salad mixture then top with cubed avocado before tossing everything again lightly until coated in the dressing.
- Serve chilled or at room temperature – enjoy!
22. Honey Chipotle Chicken Rice Bowls
These honey chipotle chicken rice bowls are a tasty and easy weeknight dinner.
Juicy grilled chicken is smothered in sweet and spicy sauce, then topped with crunchy avocado corn salsa for the most delicious meal!
These bowls will leave your taste buds dancing – you’ll want to make them again and again.
Serve with extra lime wedges and cilantro to garnish – delish!
23. Pineapple Chicken
Crave-worthy pineapple chicken with vibrant cilantro and pineapple salsa, this dish screams summer!
It’s bursting with flavor from the marinade – olive oil, lime juice, garlic – and balanced out perfectly by the sweetness in the salsa.
It’s an easy one-pan meal that comes together quickly enough for a weeknight dinner.
Plus you can use it in tacos or bowls as a bonus!
One bite and you won’t be able to resist making this recipe again!
24. Chicken Fajita Stuffed Avocados
Okay, meet your new favorite party or weeknight meal – chicken fajita stuffed avocados!
These bite-sized boats of deliciousness are easy to make and packed full of flavor.
Plus, they look absolutely stunning and like you have slaved away all day in the kitchen.
Just mix up the spices for your homemade fajita seasoning (or use a store-bought blend), cook your peppers and onions, season that chicken, stuff those avocados—you’re almost there!
Serve them with a side of salsa or guacamole and watch as everyone devours every last bite.
It’s time to taco ’bout amazing food!
25. Pesto Chicken with Corn & Bean Salsa
These pesto chicken bowls have something for everyone: creamy pesto, crunchy veggies, and perfectly cooked lemon chicken!
Plus, it’s super easy to throw together.
- Start by cooking up some couscous while your chicken simmer in tasty buttermilk – if you’re pressed for time, just skip this step.
- Then mix up a colorful corn and bean salsa with avocado and sun-dried tomatoes.
- Grill or bake the lemony chicken and serve alongside the couscous and salsa – don’t forget plenty of basil pesto sauce on top!
These fresh flavors are perfect for any summer night.
Enjoy alone, or top off with some extra lemon wedges for a zesty kick!
26. Chicken and Avocado Quesadillas
Full of flavourful chicken and creamy avocado, this recipe is a delight.
Plus, you can make them in 15 minutes or less!
The hardest part is waiting for them to come out of the oven warm and golden brown.
And don’t forget the salsa verde—it’s essential for maximum yumminess.
27. Grilled Chicken Burrito Bowls (with Avocado Salsa)
Burrito bowls are the ultimate weeknight meal!
They’re packed full of flavorful protein and quinoa, topped with fresh avocado salsa, and sprinkled with cheese.
These grilled chicken burrito bowls are bursting with mouthwatering Mexican flavors.
The star of this dish is definitely the avocado salsa – spicy jalapeños, zesty red onion, sweet tomatoes, and garlic all mixed together in a lime-olive oil dressing.
It gives your burrito bowl an extra special something that takes it to the next level flavor-wise!
28. Rosemary Chicken and Avocado Bacon Pitas with Honey Feta Sauce
Up your sandwich game with this fun twist on a classic!
The combination of bacon, avocado, lettuce, and tomatoes—and topped off with an amazing honey feta sauce—is sure to make all your friends envious.
And it’s ready in no time at all! If you’re looking for something quick and easy, look no further than these pitas packed full of flavor.
28 BEST Chicken and Avocado Recipe Collection
- Fiesta Lime Chicken with Avocado Salsa
- Avocado Smothered Chicken
- Baked Avocado Chicken Burritos
- California Avocado Chicken
- Avocado BBQ Chicken Cheddar Melt
- Grilled Chicken with Avocado Salsa
- Avocado Chicken Salad
- Avocado Bacon Chicken Salad
- Chicken Salad Stuffed Avocado
- Healthy Chicken Pasta Salad with Avocado, Tomato, and Basil
- Chicken and Avocado Tacos with Creamy Cilantro Sauce
- Cilantro Lime Chicken
- Loaded Greek Chicken Avocado Salad
- Chicken Burgers with Avocado Corn Salsa
- Bacon Avocado Chicken Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette
- Baked Chicken Avocado Meatballs
- Grilled Chicken Sun Dried Tomato and Avocado Spinach Salad
- Sheet Pan Lemon Chicken with Sweet Potatoes and Avocado Goddess Sauce
- Avocado Chicken Salad Lettuce Wraps
- Honey Mustard Chicken Avocado Sandwich with Tahini Ranch
- Quinoa Salad With Chicken, Almonds and Avocado
- Honey Chipotle Chicken Rice Bowls
- Pineapple Chicken
- Chicken Fajita Stuffed Avocados
- Pesto Chicken with Corn & Bean Salsa
- Chicken and Avocado Quesadillas
- Grilled Chicken Burrito Bowls (with Avocado Salsa)
- Rosemary Chicken and Avocado Bacon Pitas with Honey Feta Sauce
- Pick your favorite recipe from this collection to serve for dinner tonight.
- Prepare all of the required ingredients.
- Cook your meal in 30 minutes or less!
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