Pile of homemade naan breads on a chopping board

Naan bread recipes

17 Recipes

Make our homemade naan breads from scratch and serve with your favourite curry. Or load up shop-bought flatbreads with our tasty toppings for a midweek meal.

Naan bread

4.885245

(61 ratings)

Make your own Indian flatbreads at home and you'll never go back to buying them. Delicious eaten warm, these naans are ideal served as a side dish to your favourite curry recipe...
  • 55 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Breakfast naans

5

(4 ratings)

Top naan breads with cream cheese, chutney, avocado and eggs for a tasty breakfast or brunch. They take just 10 minutes to make and deliver one of your 5-a-day
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Loaded naans

4.666665

(3 ratings)

Top Indian flatbreads with a spicy, nutty paste, then load up with red onion, pepper and chunks of paneer for a quick and easy midweek meal
  • 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Naan bread pizza

4

(6 ratings)

When you're in too much of a hurry to make a pizza base, simply substitute with naan bread
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Cheese & chilli naans

5

(3 ratings)

Ready in under 20 minutes and a perfect accompaniment to other Indian dishes such as dhal
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Flatbread

4.676925

(65 ratings)

Indian flatbreads (naan) can be shallow-fried or baked and they only need 15 mins to cook. Perfect for mopping up the sauce of a lovely, homemade curry
  • 1 hour and 55 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Grilled flaky naans

5

(2 ratings)

This basic naan dough is filled with ajwain seeds, onion and coriander and quickly cooked on a griddle pan or barbecue to add a smoky finish
  • 30 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Fish tikka on garlic naan

4.142855

(7 ratings)

Marinate white fish in ready-made tikka masala paste and serve over chapatis or naan bread to make this speedy Indian-inspired supper
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Chicken tikka masala pizzas

4.75

(8 ratings)

Rustle up our spiced chicken pizzas using naan bread in just 20 minutes. To balance the heat, serve them with dollops of mango chutney and natural yogurt
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Rosemary & chilli naan

0

(0 ratings)

Give plain naan a bit of a kick with this simple recipe. Once you've cracked this, try garlic & mint and harissa & red onion too - you'll find the recipes below...
  • 8 mins
  • Easy

Grilled flaky naans

5

(2 ratings)

This basic naan dough is filled with ajwain seeds, onion and coriander and quickly cooked on a griddle pan or barbecue to add a smoky finish
  • 30 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Beef dripping keema naan

4.8

(5 ratings)

These naan breads are made with minced beef and fragrant Indian spices including cumin, turmeric, chaat masala and chilli. Great for a weekend dinner
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy

Mango chutney & cheese naan toastie

4

(1 rating)

A reinvented veggie cheese toastie, using sweet mango chutney, mozzarella, cheddar and garlic naan bread. A must-try lunch or dinner for cheese fans
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Naan, spinach & halloumi bites

5

(4 ratings)

Wilt spinach with garlic and spices, then pile onto small, warm pieces of naan bread and top with halloumi for an attractive vegetarian canapé
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
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