Busy weeknight dinners can be made easy with the help of these delicious casserole recipes. These 20 versatile recipes will help you meal plan with make-ahead options or just give you great inspiration for awesome meals you can make on the fly. From chicken to beef and from cheesy to vegan, you’ll find a range of savoury casseroles guaranteed to satisfy. From traditional oven to slow cookers and pressure cookers, there’s a recipe here to work with whichever cooking method you prefer.
Comforting, easy, handy and adaptable are just some of the reasons we love casseroles. Here, you’ll find mouthwatering classics as well as modern renditions on time-honoured favourites. Browse this collection of 20 delicious dinner casseroles and make one tonight. You may just find your new favourite go-to casserole recipe!
For more dinner ideas, check out these Ground Beef Crock Pot Recipes.
Recipes For Casseroles
Beef Noodle Casserole
Whip up this tasty meal using ground beef, egg noodles, tomato sauce and lots of cheese! The ingredients are common and this makes a great go-to meal when you need something quick and easy. Bonus: you can make this one ahead and just slide it into the oven about 30 minutes before you need it on the table.
Beef Noodle Casserole by Dinner At The Zoo
Chicken, Mushroom and Spinach Lasagna
Try a different spin on lasagna with this spinach and shredded chicken casserole. There are no tomatoes in this lasagna since it uses a homemade savory white cream. Use no-boil noodles to make it even easier!
Chicken, Mushroom, and Spinach Lasagna by Little Broken
Chicken Parmesan Casserole
This casserole couldn’t be more simple. Boneless chicken breast get layered with marinara sauce, mozzarella cheese, followed by Parmesan cheese. Sprinkle on Italian-seasoned croutons, top with more cheese and bake. Delicious!
Chicken Parmesan Casserole by The Girl Who Ate Everything
Slow Cooker Quinoa Enchilada Casserole
Put this casserole together in about 15 minutes and let your slow cooker work its magic. You’ll come back to a healthy and tasty Mexican-inspired casserole full of quinoa, black beans, veggies, and vegan mozzarella cheese.
Slow Cooker Quinoa Enchilada Casserole by Jessica In The Kitchen
Turkey Spinach And Artichoke Wild Rice Casserole
Take the classic favorite combo of spinach and artichokes and add seasoned and browned ground turkey. Wild rice rounds it out as it’s baked and topped with cheese. Tasty!
Turkey Spinach And Artichoke Wild Rice Casserole by Wonky Wonderful
The Best Tuna Casserole Recipe
Tuna, noodles and peas get mixed with a zesty homemade cheese sauce. Crushed crackers and parmesan cheese top the casserole giving it a crunchy layer when baked. It’s a family favorite for busy weeknights.
The Best Tuna Casserole Recipe by Yellow Bliss Road
White Pizza Casserole
Pizza lovers will gobble up this pepperoni casserole that tastes just like their favorite Italian pie. There’s no crust to deal with since pasta takes its place. White sauce steps in for tomatoes and of course there’s bubbly mozzarella cheese. This is a great casserole for meal planning since it freezes well. Win-win!
White Pizza Casserole by Sweet And Savory Meals
Cheesy Ratatouille Quinoa Casserole
This vegan ratatouille casserole is full of protein from quinoa as well as delicious flavors from eggplant, zucchini, tomatoes, and bell peppers. Spiced with herbs, this dish makes a hearty and healthy meatless meal.
Cheesy Ratatouille Quinoa Casserole by Flavor The Moments
Pressure Cooker Sausage Rice Casserole
If you’re looking for a flavor boost, try this delicious sausage and rice casserole that comes together quickly in your pressure cooker. The spiciness from the sausage plus fresh hatch chilies makes this a savory casserole that’s destined to become a favorite.
Pressure Cooker Sausage Rice Casserole by The Typical Mom
Leftover Turkey Casserole
This awesome casserole can be put together quickly with leftover turkey. If you have leftover cornbread, use that; if not, make a quick batch or substitute noodles. Gravy and peas and carrots round out the yumminess. Brilliant!
Leftover Turkey Casserole by Dinner Then Dessert
King Ranch Chicken Casserole
Full of Tex-Mex flavor, this fun casserole layers flour tortillas, a creamy chicken mixture and shredded cheese to create this colorful and zesty goodness.
King Ranch Chicken Casserole by Homemade Interest
Cheesy Ground Beef and Rice Casserole
This ground beef and rice casserole is true comfort food. It’s seasoned to perfection with onion, garlic, chicken broth, veggies, and cheese. Save any leftovers for the next day. If possible, this casserole may be even tastier on day two!
Cheesy Ground Beef and Rice Casserole by Oh Sweet Basil
Chicken Alfredo Casserole
Cheese lovers will swoon over this awesome casserole. Pasta and chicken are merely side items as far as this cheese bake is concerned. There are four luscious cheeses in here to make this the best Alfredo sauce you’ve ever made. Awesome!
Chicken Alfredo Casserole by Carlsbad Cravings
Bacon Cheeseburger Casserole
If you love cheeseburgers, try this deconstructed burger bake for a fun twist. All your favorite flavors are here, ground beef, bacon, spices, plus the addition of an egg mixture to help this easy casserole set. And there’s lots of cheesy goodness on top! You’ll receive rave reviews for this one!
Bacon Cheeseburger Casserole by Twin Dragonfly Designs
Chicken and Wild Rice Casserole With Butternut Squash
This makes a wonderful casserole for fall and winter. Chicken provides the protein while the butternut and cranberries provide a holiday flavor. Add in wild rice you’ve got a hearty and scrumptious casserole waiting to be devoured.
Chicken and Wild Rice Casserole With Butternut Squash by Well Plated
Spinach and Artichoke Ravioli Bake
Alfredo sauce, a spinach mixture and ravioli get layered several times in a casserole dish and then covered with a six-cheese mixture for good measure. Decadent!
Spinach and Artichoke Ravioli Bake by The Cooking Jar
Pressure Cooker Shepherd’s Pie
Let your pressure cooker do all work for this ground beef and veggie casserole topped with potatoes. Just layer your potatoes on the top rack and mash them before adding them to the casserole before serving. A quick way to make this classic comfort dish!
Pressure Cooker Shepherd’s Pie by Simply Recipes
Rotisserie Chicken Casserole
Rotisserie chicken saves the day with this quick casserole that adds rice and a few surprise ingredients. You’ll love the crispy top! You can have this deliciousness on your table in about 30 minutes.
Rotisserie Chicken Casserole by Mom On Timeout
Chili Cornbread Casserole
Ground beef, black beans, corn and crushed tomatoes get a cornbread batter topping that’s then baked to yummy perfection in about 30 minutes. Comforting and oh-so-good!
Chili Cornbread Casserole by Belle Of The Kitchen
Spinach and White Bean Enchiladas With Pepper Jack Sauce
Skip the meat and fill these enchiladas with white beans, chopped spinach, and pepper jack cheese. Add a layer of creamy cheese sauce and bake these gorgeous enchiladas. Garnish with chopped cilantro and avocado chunks and serve.
Spinach and White Bean Enchiladas With Pepper Jack Sauce by Budget Bytes
For me, dinner casseroles are the ultimate comfort food. I hope you have found some new favourites here to get you through the cold winter. Enjoy!
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