26 One Pot Meals For A Crowd

Whip up a batch of tasty meals all made in one pot. Delicious comfort foods the whole family will love. I have gathered a list of some of the best meals you can make all in one pot.

These dinner recipes are:

  • Easy to make
  • Taste amazing
  • Great comfort foods

There are lots of options on the list, from chicken dishes to pasta. You are sure to find something that your family will enjoy. Let’s get started going through the list of recipes.

One Pot meals For A Crowd

chicken and rice in pan

1. One-Pot Chicken and Rice

The first recipe on the list shows you how to make the best chicken and rice. If you think rice and chicken can never go together, think again.

The rice and chicken complement each other perfectly in this dish, and the seasonings really enhance the flavor in this recipe.

It’s the perfect one-pot meal that everyone in the family will love.

Get this recipe Creme De La Crumb.

2. Chicken and Mushroom

One-pot meals are the best meals. I love making things using one pot as you don’t have to clean multiple dishes. Plus, they are really easy as you only have one thing you need to focus on as opposed to a bunch of individual dishes, which can often be distracting.

This One Pot Chicken and Mushroom with added Spinach and pasta is delicious, creamy, and fresh.

Get this recipe on Damn Delicious.

3. Chicken Chow Mein

If you are looking for an easy-filling recipe to make for the family, you need to try this easy chicken chow mein. It is made all in one pot and is loaded with noodles, cabbage, peas, and other tasty ingredients.

Get this delicious dish to the table in 30 minutes.

Get this recipe on The Recipe Rebel.

spaghetti with meat sauce

4. One-Pot Spaghetti

This recipe is made all in one pot and includes a delicious meat sauce. This recipe is easy to make, quick to prepare, and flavorful.

Serve with a salad or garlic bread.

Get this recipe on Go Money Mom.

5. Chicken Parmesan Pasta

This Cheesy Chicken Parmesan is my go-to recipe when I have no time, but would love to have something tasty, warm, and comforting. My family loves this recipe.

This recipe only takes 30 minutes to make and is one of my favorites. The chicken is so full of flavor, and the sauce just adds the perfect amount to give the chicken parmesan a burst of combined flavors. It’s cheesy, flavorful, and downright addicting.

Get this recipe on The Chunky Chef.

lemon shrimp pasta

6. Lemon Shrimp Pasta

This colorful and flavorful recipe with added shrimp, kale, and a touch of lemon is a great one-pot meal with many flavors. This flavorful dish will have you asking for seconds.

Get this recipe on The Kitchn.

7. One-Pot Sausage Pasta

Are you looking for a quick and simple recipe to make for dinner tonight?

Here is another great pasta recipe with added sausage, onion, garlic, and other tasty ingredients. Topped with cheese and delicious flavors. I hope you enjoy this delicious pasta dish as much as my family did.

Get this recipe on Two Peas and Their Pod.

8. Garlic Butter Shrimp

I can’t stress enough how much I love one-pot meals. They are quick, delicious, and give you a heck of a dinner. I’ve made all kinds of one-pot meals, but this garlic butter shrimp and orzo dish really stands out. Everything comes together in only 15 minutes, and the results are delicious.

Get this recipe on How Sweet Eats.

shrimp scampi

9. One-Pot Shrimp Scampi

A delicious and savory meal, this shrimp scampi is a complete dish that’s easy to make. The white wine sauce is rich, sweet, and tangy. It brings out the flavor of garlic and spices perfectly in this dish.

Get this recipe on The Kitchn.

10. Shrimp Pasta

This simple creamy pasta with added shrimp is sure to be a hit with the family. Full of flavors and tastes amazing.

Get this recipe on Cookies and Cups.

11. Lemon Salmon Orzo

Here is a healthy recipe for you to try. The salmon is seasoned perfectly and then is combined with orzo pasta, tomatoes, and a touch of lemon. Get this dish to the table in 30 minutes.

Get this recipe on The Creative Bite.

12. One-Pot Sticky Salmon

Salmon is combined with spices, garlic, orange juice, and other ingredients. This creates a delicious sauce that enhances the flavor of the salmon.

Serve with rice.

Get this recipe on Taste.

13. Pork Chops and Vegetables

Delicious family dinner made all in one pot. Tender, juicy pork chops combined with veggies cooked perfectly.

Get this recipe on Family Fresh Meals.

pork chops and apples

14. Pork Chops With Apples

Here is a great recipe perfect for fall or winter days. The tender pork chops are combined with sauteed apples. They are then topped with the best apple butter sauce.

The perfect weeknight dinner recipe for fall.

Get this recipe on The Cookie Rookie.

15. Spinach Beef Soup

I love dinner that comes together in one pot. This spinach beef soup is warming, rich, and utterly delicious. It’s great for the nights that are turning cooler around this time of year because you get that nice warm feeling down to your toes.

Get this recipe on Taste of Home.

16. Chicken and Rice Soup

Chicken rice soup is an easy, one-pot chicken soup loaded with chicken, vegetables, and rice. It’s wonderful on cold winter days.

Get this recipe on Spend With Pennies.

vegetable soup

17. Vegetable Soup

One-Pot Vegetable soup, perfect for fall weather. This recipe makes enough to feed about 4-6 people. This is great because it means you can freeze the leftovers for quick meals yet to come. Not only is this soup easy to make, but it also has a ton of vegetables, making it really filling.

Get this recipe on One-Pot Recipes.

18. One-Pot Chili

When it comes to a hearty, home-style meal that’s perfect for fall comfort food, nothing says deliciousness quite like a pot of chili. It’s flavorful, filling, and easy to make. And if you have all the ingredients on hand, you can whip up a batch in practically no time.

Get this recipe on Alyona’s Cooking.

19. One-Pot Pumpkin Pasta

Here’s an easy one-pot fall recipe that will cure your cravings for pumpkin and pasta all at the same time

It’s the perfect weeknight meal for fall!

Get this recipe on Show Me The Yummy.

20. Beef Stroganoff

This one-pot beef Stroganoff is a creamy, rich, and delicious one-pot meal made with simple ingredients. A great hearty meal to make in under 30 minutes.

Get this recipe on Jo Cooks.

21. Chicken Fried Rice

Do you ever get tired of ordering take-out? Skip the delivery guy and make your own chicken fried rice. Better yet, make it in one pot! Take-out can be expensive, but homemade can be cheaper, tastier, healthier, and it lets you experiment with different spices.

I have made this recipe twice now, and I can tell you it has been a huge hit.

Get this recipe on Recipe Tin Eats.

22. One-Pot Lasagna

A no-fuss way to make lasagna in less time and in one pot! It delivers the classic, tomatoey flavors of lasagna all in one dish. The combination of Italian sausage, garlic, and seasonings really go well together to enhance the flavor of this dish.

Get this recipe on Creme De La Crumb.

23. Pizza Pasta

One-Pot Pizza Pasta – a simple, easy, and flavorful whole meal that the entire family will devour. Get this meal to the table in 20 minutes.

Get this recipe on Yellow Bliss Road.

24. One-Pot Sticky Chicken Wings

Whether it’s a party or a weeknight dinner, these sticky chicken wings are always a hit. The chicken wings are juicy and tender with a delicious flavor.

Get this recipe on Food and Wine.

25. Chicken and Broccoli

One-Pot Cheesy Chicken, Broccoli, and Rice is creamy comfort food that the whole family will love. The whole family will be asking for seconds.

Get this recipe on The Girl Who Ate Everything.

26. Chicken Alfredo

The last recipe on the list shows you how to make the best chicken alfredo. A delicious filling recipe to make for the family.

Get this recipe on Epicurious.

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26 One Pot Meals For A Crowd

Delicious one pot meals.
Prep Time5 minutes
Cook Time25 minutes
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: One Pot Meals For A Crowd
Servings: 6
Calories: 400kcal


  • Chicken
  • Rice
  • Parsley


  • Pick a recipe to make for dinner.
  • Gather all your ingredients.
  • Follow the recipes instructions.
  • Make the recipe and enjoy.


Nutrition, serving size, and cooking time may vary depending upon which recipe you choose.