A serving dish of 3-veg mac 'n' cheese and a plateful alongside it

Family meal recipes

75 Recipes

Kids and grownups will love these family dinners from Good Food, including a veg-filled mac 'n' cheese, classic lasagne and hearty moussaka.

Chicken & sweet potato curry

4.72941

(85 ratings)

This Indian spice pot flavoured with korma paste is mild enough for kids- the sweet potato stretches it a little further
  • 55 mins
  • Easy

Bean & sausage hotpot

4.35185

(54 ratings)

Warm up after work with this ultimate comfort food dish, just add a buttery dollop of mash
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

Italian tuna balls

4.21875

(64 ratings)

A superhealthy twist on a family favourite that can be served with spaghetti or squashed flat and cooked as burgers
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Quick sausage Bolognese

4.645835

(48 ratings)

Pasta, sauce, and sausages, what could be a better combination? The sausage meat adds great flavour to a simple dish
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Crispy chicken strips

0

(0 ratings)

Serve these family-friendly crunchy chicken bites with carrot salad, tomato sauce and a baked potato. Use panko breadcrumbs if you can, as they're larger and crisper...
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Help-yourself tuna rice salad

4.347825

(69 ratings)

Ideal for busy households, this hearty salad keeps well in the fridge for up to three days, ready to be spooned into a bowl whenever you're peckish...
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

BBQ chicken burgers

4.789475

(19 ratings)

These sticky burgers can easily be rustled up on a warm evening for a last-minute barbecue
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Easy chicken Kiev

4.387755

(49 ratings)

Homemade chicken Kievs don't have to mean hours in the kitchen. Just add spuds and salad before serving...
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Cauliflower cheese

4.81609

(174 ratings)

Pop this classic side dish in the oven when you take your roast chicken out to rest, so there's no hot shelf juggling...
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Spinach & ricotta cannelloni

4.44304

(79 ratings)

Keep a few portions of this vegetarian classic in the freezer and you'll never be stuck for a satisfying supper...
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Pitta pizzas

4.42857

(21 ratings)

Kids will love this quick supper. Experiment with different toppings such as sweetcorn and ham
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Nutty chicken curry

4.255475

(137 ratings)

Fast and flavoursome, this creamy chicken curry is ready in under 20 minutes
  • 18 mins
  • Easy

One-pan chicken couscous

4.06818

(88 ratings)

This satisfying yet superhealthy recipe is all cooked in one pan for minimum washing up
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Greek lamb meatballs

4

(8 ratings)

Prep these comforting Greek lamb meatballs with chargrilled veg and potatoes in just five minutes. A guaranteed family favourite, perfect for busy weeknights
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Potato, pea & egg curry rotis

5

(1 rating)

Cook this low-calorie potato curry for a budget-friendly midweek family meal. Serve warm bowlfuls with rotis and yogurt on the side
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Vegetarian fajitas

4.6

(10 ratings)

Looking for a quick and easy veggie family meal? Try these meat-free fajitas, loaded with black beans, avocado and peppers, which take just 15 minutes to make
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Gnocchi & tomato bake

4.21285

(249 ratings)

A comforting veggie main packed with rich Italian flavours
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Creamy chicken, squash & pecan pasta

4.6

(5 ratings)

This crowd-pleasing pasta is easy to make, healthy and satisfying with squash providing 1 of your 5-a-day and pecans stirred through, which add a nice crunch
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Sausage, sweet potato & sweetcorn bake

5

(2 ratings)

Use any sausages you like for this family-friendly sausage, sweet potato and sweetcorn bake. Or make it veggie with veggie sausages and vegetarian Italian-style hard cheese
  • 55 mins
  • Easy

Honey & soy chicken with sesame broccoli

4.857145

(7 ratings)

Enjoy these sticky honey and soy chicken thighs as part of an easy midweek meal. This budget-friendly dinner is sure to be a family favourite
  • 55 mins
  • Easy

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