Really easy roast leg of lamb in a roasting tin

Easy roast dinner recipes

Try our easy roast dinner recipes for your next Sunday supper. See our simple dinners including roast chicken, beef, pork and vegetarian options.

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Roast a leg of lamb for a family feast. It's ideal served with roasties and your favourite spring vegetables for an Easter dinner or Sunday roast

2 hrs
Easy
Gluten-free
16 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

Enhance the flavour of roast lamb with herbs and garlic, or you could try slices of anchovy, slivers of chilli or nuggets of feta pushed into the slits

2 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
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247 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Bake a satisfying vegetarian loaf with lentils, chestnut mushrooms and cheese to go with all the classic roast dinner trimmings.

1 hr and 35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
8 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Our fabulous easy roast pork with apples is ideal for a Sunday dinner the whole family will love. It takes just five minutes to prepare before cooking

2 hrs and 50 mins
Easy

Learn how to cook an easy roast chicken with this step-by-step guide. Find out how to achieve crisp, golden skin and succulent meat, perfect for a special Sunday lunch. 

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Try something different with your Sunday roast this weekend with these garlic and rosemary hasselback potatoes. Using same-sized potatoes will help them cook through evenly

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
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Add a springtime twist to this Sunday roast with radishes and whole spring onions, and a creamy sauce made using mascarpone, tarragon and lemon

1 hr and 40 mins
Easy
Gluten-free

BBC Good Food shows you how to achieve crisp crackling and soft, tender meat when you're making slow-cooked pork belly for the best-ever Sunday lunch.

30 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Cooking a chicken in a slow cooker makes it very succulent and packed full of flavour. This simple, freezable recipe is perfect for feeding a family

5 hrs and 45 mins
Easy
Gluten-free

Learn how to make crispy roast potatoes the easy way – an absolutely essential skill if you want to serve up a delicious Sunday lunch or Christmas dinner.

121 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

What more can we say? A classic roast chicken recipe should be in everyone's repertoire, and it can always save the day

1 hr and 40 mins
Easy
874 ratings 4.9 out of 5 star rating

The secret to getting gloriously puffed-up Yorkshire puddings is to have the fat sizzling hot and don't open the oven door!

25 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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Revamp your roast chicken for the summer months with just a few ingredients. Serve our easy traybake with salad or crusty bread for a winning chicken dinner

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
Gluten-free
229 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Slow-roasting is a great way to keep chicken nice and moist. Adding the potatoes to the roasting tin infuses them with plenty of flavour, too

2 hrs and 35 mins
Easy
11 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Adding beer and beef extract to beef brisket gives real depth of flavour to this budget cut of meat. Serve with broccoli for a comforting Sunday roast

5 hrs and 5 mins
Easy
30 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

This healthy, easy chicken thigh one-pot needs just 10 minutes prep and saves on washing up, too. Lime, garlic, paprika and thyme add plenty of flavour

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Healthy
Gluten-free
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Transform a simple roast chicken with a rich saffron butter and a sweet date and couscous stuffing. Serve with Greek yogurt and a green salad

2 hrs
Easy
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Silverside and topside are cheaper and leaner cuts of meat, well-suited to slow-cooking. The stock and juices make a great sauce when combined with caramelised onions

2 hrs and 30 mins
Easy
Healthy
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This indian spiced roast chicken makes a great alternative to a traditional Sunday roast. Try with black pepper and garlic sweet potato wedges 

2 hrs
Easy
Gluten-free
3 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Marinate your bird overnight in bay, rosemary, lemon thyme and sage, then slow-cook for a flavour-packed roast dinner

4 hrs and 15 mins
Easy
5 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

A leg of lamb stretches to feed a crowd of up to eight, especially when combined with sliced potatoes and carrots in gravy

2 hrs and 40 mins
Easy
42 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

For a casual summer lunch, try this Mediterranean roast with chickpeas, vegetables and salty Greek cheese

1 hr and 50 mins
Easy
14 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Rare roast topside is the ultimate centrepiece - make it extra special with Marmite and sweet onion gravy

2 hrs
Easy
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Treat yourself and others to roast pork belly served with soft fondant potatoes and caramelised pickled onions. Sunday lunch just got better

2 hrs and 35 mins
Easy
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