chicken gyros with flatbread and dips

Chicken kebab recipes

17 Recipes

Make your own chicken kebabs for a lighter version of the takeaway favourite. These skewer recipes are great for BBQs, picnics or even just a midweek meal.

Chicken gyros


(35 ratings)

Marinate the chicken for these Greek-style spiced kebabs as long as possible to soak up all the flavour and make it really tender. Serve with warm bread, salad and tzatziki
  • 1 hour and 25 mins
  • Easy

Spicy chicken kebabs


(22 ratings)

These fresh, spicy kebabs don’t just taste great – the whole family will enjoy making them
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Chicken skewers with tzatziki


(10 ratings)

Kids will love these chicken skewers hot off the griddle for a quick supper, or pack them in wraps with green salad and tzatziki to take on a picnic
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Chicken tikka skewers


(63 ratings)

This breezy dish is perfect for the grill or barbecue - and it's low-calorie too
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Turkish kebabs with tomato chilli sauce


(14 ratings)

These spicy chicken kebabs can be marinated the day before for extra flavour. Wrap in a warm flatbread and top with pickled chilli and cooling yogurt
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Greek chicken kebab


(25 ratings)

This version of Greek gyro chicken kebabs uses thigh instead of breast to keep the meat really succulent
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy

No-cook kebab shop chilli sauce


(3 ratings)

Make a quick and easy chilli sauce to accompany our doner kebab recipe for a takeaway classic at home. It's packed with chillies, tomatoes, onion and garlic...
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Korean chilli, sesame & honey chicken


(14 ratings)

A kebab always goes down well at a BBQ, and this Korean chicken with sweet, spicy and sticky glaze is our new favourite. Scatter over spring onions to serve
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

BBQ tandoori chicken shawarma


(6 ratings)

Add oomph to your chicken kebab with yogurt, Indian spices and chillies along with that smoky, BBQ flavour – this shawarma is a surefire hit...
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • More effort

Smoky chicken skewers


(16 ratings)

A tapas-style canapé of marinated and grilled chicken kebabs, best served with smoked garlic mayonnaise dip
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Kebab shop yogurt garlic sauce


(1 rating)

Blend yogurt, garlic and lemon juice to make this delicious sauce. It's the perfect accompaniment to our doner kebab recipe for a takeaway classic at home...
  • 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Red curry chicken kebabs


(12 ratings)

Chicken and kebabs are two of our most popular choices so this former cover star is a real winner - for barbecues or the grill
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Chicken masala skewers


(6 ratings)

These skewers are great with a dollop of mango chutney or raita, and can also be cooked on the barbecue for hot summer days
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
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