chicken gyros with flatbread and dips

Chicken kebab 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.

120 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

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 hr and 25 mins
Easy
26 ratings 3.7 out of 5 star rating

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

45 mins
Easy
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13 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

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
Gluten-free
3 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

These barbecued kebabs are big on flavour, but the spice is toned down, so they're great for kids. Offer some chilli sauce on the side for those who like heat, and serve with flatbread

30 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
71 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This breezy dish is perfect for the grill or barbecue - and it's low-calorie too

40 mins
Easy
Healthy
21 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

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
52 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This version of Greek gyro chicken kebabs uses thigh instead of breast to keep the meat really succulent

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
10 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

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
42 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

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
20 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

Add oomph to chicken kebabs with yogurt, Indian spices and chillies. This smoky, flavour-packed tandoori shawarma can be cooked on the barbecue or in the oven

1 hr and 5 mins
More effort
10 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

These low fat, mildly flavoured skewers are excellent served with Thai fragrant rice

30 mins
Easy
24 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

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

30 mins
Easy
8 ratings 3.0 out of 5 star 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
Gluten-free
18 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

Low-fat version of the classic dish

1 hr
Easy
12 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

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
10 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

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
5 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

These simple chicken kebabs are flavoured with a sweet soy sauce marinade and served with charred spring onions

30 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
20 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

You can sneak a few vegetables that might normally be refused into this scrumptious low fat supper

1 hr
Easy
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