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With the hustle and bustle of daily life, balancing kids and work, it can be hard to decide what to cook for dinner every night.
Luckily, we have you covered with some great ideas for tea, 31 easy family meal ideas that are sure to please everyone at the table.
From classic tea-time favourites to tasty pasta and quick curries to easy Mexican dishes. These family dinner ideas will make mealtime stress-free and delicious.
Easy Family Meal Ideas If you’re reading on your mobile or tablet, just swipe left or right to scroll through the recipes or use the little arrows to flick through. And you can just click straight through to the meal ideas and recipes on the underlined recipe titles below the pictures Our Chicken And Halloumi Burger is a delicious, easy-to-make chicken burger that the whole family will LOVE! You can air fry, grill or BBQ this easy family meal idea! Get the recipe here – Chicken And Halloumi Burger Recipe Southern Fried Chicken Wrap is one of our favourite tea ideas and always a hit with the kids! Especially if it comes with a side of chunky chips. Get the recipe here – Southern Fried Chicken Wrap For family dinner ideas that are easy to make you can’t beat pasta! Try freshly cooked pasta, pesto, toasted pine nuts and mozzarella. A quick and simple go-to pasta recipe for busy weeknights that can be served warm or cold. Get the recipe here – Pesto Pine Nut Pasta A quick and easy to make Turkey Mince Curry that’s super tasty and is ready in under 30 minutes! Choose a few side dishes and you’ve got a great meal for busy weeknights! One of our favourite easy family meals! Get the recipe here – Turkey Mince Curry Try our tasty sticky minced beef stir fry with rice for a simple and fast weeknight meal. One of our tastiest delicious family dinner ideas! Incredibly easy to prepare, and you’ll savour every last mouthful! Get the recipe here – Minced Beef Stir Fry If your kids love tacos then you’ve just got to try our fish finger taco recipe. A quick and easy meal idea that can be ready in less than 20 minutes! A delicious family dinner idea! Get the recipe here – Fish Finger Tacos Our Canned Tuna Pasta recipe is made entirely from store cupboard ingredients and ready to eat in just 15 minutes! Quick and easy family recipes are perfect for an easy weeknight meal. Get the recipe here – Canned Tuna Pasta One of our favourite family meal ideas! Mmmm we just can’t get enough of this delicious Firecracker Chicken recipe! Perfect for Friday night ‘fake-away’ and super easy to make too! Get the recipe here – Firecracker Chicken Need vegetarian family meal ideas? Everyone just LOVES our quick and easy halloumi fajitas. Soft flour tortillas stuffed with delicious seasoned halloumi and vegetables with our favourite fajita toppings. A super easy home cooked meal! Get the recipe here – Halloumi Fajitas Craving that Nando’s chicken vibe at home? Well… you can cook up a delicious air fryer Nando’s fakeaway at home in no time at all! This is one of our most popular family meals! Get the recipe here – Nando’s Chicken In The Air Fryer The best bit about air fryer burgers is that you can enjoy a burger fresh from the grill, even when it’s pouring with rain outside! A top choice when it comes to family meal ideas! Get the recipe here – Air Fryer Burgers One of our go-to family meal ideas – Serve up our easy taco bowl recipe for weeknight dinner. It’s easy to make, easy to prep ahead and is a total riot of colours and flavours. Plus all those veggies count towards your 5-a-day! Get the recipe here – Taco Bowl This is one of the quickest, easiest vegetable curry recipes! It’s one of our easiest family meal ideas and best of all it’s a low cost recipe, so great if you’re wanting to spend less but still eat well! Get the recipe here – Mixed Vegetable Curry Easy family meal ideas don’t come easier than this! Cook up our one-pan hot dog pasta – flavourful smoky tomato sauce and packed with veggies. Always a big hit with the kids! Get the recipe here – Hot Dog Pasta A hearty and flavourful dish, chicken and chorizo jambalaya is on of our go-to family meal ideas, a total favourite. And you can serve with salads for summer or baked beans for cold days. Get the recipe here – Chicken And Chorizo Jambalaya It’s easy to whip up a batch of our vegetarian fajitas with black beans for a speedy, weeknight family dinner, and they’re packed with protein and fibre. Get the recipe here – Vegetarian Fajitas One of our favourite family meal ideas – a quick and easy beef stir fry recipe with broccoli and baby corn in a rich and delicious hoisin sauce. Perfect for busy weeknight dinners. Get the recipe here – Beef Stir Fry Our easy Dirty Rice recipe is one of our top picks for quick, filling and delicious family meal ideas. Ready in just 20 minutes this is great for busy days when you just want dinner ready fast! Get the recipe here – Dirty Rice Looking for a super quick chilli con carne recipe? Our easy chilli recipe takes just 30 minutes from start to finish making it perfect for weeknight dinner. Tasty, flavourful and just a super simple family meal. Get the recipe here – Chilli Con Carne With Baked Beans Not only are our peri peri chicken wraps on of our favourite quick family meal ideas, they’re also simple to make, they taste amazing. Whenever I cook these peri peri wraps, the kids love them and I’m guaranteed empty plates. Get the recipe here – Peri Peri Chicken Wraps Super easy Spicy Chicken Noodles recipe.A go-to for a low cost tea idea with just a handful of ingredients and ready in only 30 minutes! Get the recipe here – Spicy Chicken Noodles Our creamy chicken and chorizo pasta recipe is packed with delicious Italian ingredients and cooked in a tomato based sauce, just finished with thick, double cream and Parmesan cheese for that final, ‘get in my belly’ comfort food touch! Perfect easy family dinner! Get the recipe here – Creamy Chicken And Chorizo Pasta For a quick and easy family dinner idea try out our Sausage Stir Fry recipe. Packed with fresh veggies and tasty sausages all sizzled up in a delicious sticky hoisin sauce. Get the wok out and get cooking! Get the recipe here – Sausage Stir Fry If you’ve been looking for a really easy way to cook delicious salmon fillets in the air fryer then this is definitely for you! Served with stir fried noodles, this is one of our favourite family meal ideas! Get the recipe here – Air Fryer Salmon Fillets Our Tomato Pasta Bake is a delicious hearty dish that is perfect an easy tea idea. It’s super simple to prepare and can be on the table in just 20 minutes. Get the recipe here – Tomato Pasta Bake How to make the BEST air fryer chicken fajitas – tender juicy chicken and vegetables stuffed into soft flour tortillas, with all your favourite toppings! Get the recipe for an easy family meal idea here – Air Fryer Chicken Fajitas For a super easy family dinner that the kids will go MAD for, you really need to cook up a tray of our legendary chilli nachos recipe. Get the recipe here – Chilli Nachos Pizza Bagels are a fantastic, quick and easy tea-time treat for the kids too. I usually just add a side of veggie sticks and a fruit plate. Get the recipe here – Air Fryer Pizza Bagels A really easy Italian Pasta Salad recipe. Totally loaded with mouthwatering flavours, there’s only 10 minutes of cooking needed to throw this family meal ideas together, making it perfect for eating on hot days or making ahead and keeping in the fridge. Get the recipe here – Italian Pasta Salad Making tandoori chicken in the air fryer is a total breeze. Serve it up with spicy chips, turmeric rice and Indian salad. On of our favourite easy family meals. Get the recipe here – Air Fryer Tandoori Chicken Super easy puff pastry pizza recipe that’s on of our top quick and easy family meal ideas – just top with your favourite pizza toppings, bake and eat! Get the recipe here – Puff Pastry Pizza And if you’re looking for a delicious dessert to follow dinner, check out our dessert Pinterest board here. Need Help With Meal Planning? Check out our here – it’s filled with recipes, meal planning tips and pre-filled printable meal plans weekly or seasonally. We’ve got hundreds of the BEST family recipes your whole family will LOVE meal planning !