Our favorite Instant Pot chicken recipes are quick and easy to make, which is why we love them so much. The Instant Pot allows you to prepare not only the chicken itself, but also sauces, plus noodles or rice, all in one pot.
Here are some of our favorite Instant Pot Chicken recipes. You will find a variety of chicken recipes here, from whole breasts to shreds and cubes, to make your dinner prep quick and easy. With so many options, you could choose a different recipe for every night of the week.
We compiled this list of 19 delicious recipes in collaboration with other recipe creators. Click the link to see the full recipe.
Easy Instant Pot Whole Chicken Recipe
Did you know you can cook a whole chicken in the Instant Pot in a fraction of the time it takes in the oven? This Instant Pot Whole Chicken recipe makes for an incredibly easy and quick dinner.
Instant Pot Chicken Legs
Instant Pot Chicken Legs are easy to make and result in a supremely tender chicken that goes with any sauce and side dish for a quick meal.
Instant Pot BBQ Chicken
There are so many different ways to enjoy BBQ Chicken, but no matter how you wish to eat it you can make it quickly in the Instant Pot.
Instant Pot Creamy Cajun Chicken Breasts
Instant Pot Creamy Cajun Chicken Breasts are a flavorful Instant Pot 30 minute meal. With just enough spice, and a creamy sauce, pressure cooker Cajun chicken breasts are delicious.
Honey Garlic Instant Pot Chicken Breasts
These Honey Garlic Instant Pot Chicken Breasts are always moist, tender and flavorful! Serve with rice and vegetables for a quick dinner!
Instant Pot Salsa Chicken
This super easy salsa chicken is made with chicken breasts, salsa and a few seasonings in the Instant Pot. A family friendly recipe anyone can make. Versatile leftovers too!
Instant Pot Creamy Italian Chicken Breasts
This is an Instant Pot dump and start recipe that is ready in under 30 minutes. This super flavorful pressure cooker creamy Italian chicken breasts recipe is family friendly and so tasty over pasta.
Instant Pot Coconut Lime Chicken and Rice Recipe
This chicken is unbelievably flavorful, with the tart and tangy lime contrasting the sweet and creamy coconut milk. The chicken is marinated in coconut milk, soy sauce, lime, aromatics and a blend of sweet and savory spices.
Instant Pot Lemon Garlic Chicken
Instant Pot Lemon Garlic Chicken recipe is one of the most delicious meals that you can make in your instant pot. It’s tasty, creamy, and zesty. It is very easy to make and takes less than 30 minutes to be ready!
Spicy Instant Pot Chicken and Rice Meal Prep
This Spicy Instant Pot Chicken and Rice Meal Prep is inspired by the chicken burrito bowls from Chipotle! It’s so easy to make and takes less than 30 minutes dinner or to meal prep for four days!
Instant Pot Chicken and Gravy
This Instant Pot chicken and gravy recipe has tender chicken breasts smothered in gravy. It’s easy to make and ready in just over 30 minutes!
Instant Pot Chicken, Broccoli and Quinoa with Cheese
This Instant Pot Chicken, Broccoli, and Quinoa recipe has melted cheddar cheese in every bite. It’s packed with wholesome ingredients and is total comfort food. It tastes like broccoli cheese soup, but in casserole form, with chicken and quinoa added.
Instant Pot Sesame Orange Chicken
This quick and easy recipe for sesame orange chicken in the Instant Pot makes a perfect weeknight meal that’s ready in just 30 minutes.
Cheesy Instant Pot Chicken and Rice
This Cheesy Instant Pot Cheesy Chicken and Rice recipe is so simple, you can even toss in frozen chicken—the perfect cheese chicken dinner everyone will love!
Instant Pot Chicken Taco Bowls
This all-in-one dinner has quickly become a family favorite! Instant Pot Chicken Taco Bowls all cooked together in one pot, with rice, black beans, corn, salsa, chicken and seasonings.
Instant Pot Chicken Fried Rice
Skip the takeout and make this Instant Pot Chicken Fried Rice! Your family will love this quick and easy meal, made with simple ingredients
Instant Pot Chicken Fricassee
Chicken Fricassee is saucy stew with shreds of tender juicy chicken that can be served over mashed potato, biscuits, or rice pilaf. It’s the ultimate comfort food and is quick and easy to make in the Instant Pot!
Instant Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup
Instant Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup is a zesty soup that will compliment your next taco night or makes a meal on its own. Tender chicken, black beans, corn, diced tomatoes and Mexican spices come together nicely in a hearty, healthy soup.
Instant Pot Chicken Salsa Verde Soup
This instant pot chicken soup is made with salsa verde for a little kick of heat. It’s gluten free, dairy free and so easy to make in the instant pot or slow cooker.
Instant Pot Creamy White Chicken Chili
This deeply savory Creamy White Chicken Chili is a thick, creamy chili the whole family will love adding their favorite toppings to!
Why Use An Instant Pot?
The Instant Pot is one of the most useful kitchen appliances you can buy, because it drastically cuts down on the cooking time for developing flavors in soups and stews, getting tough cuts of meat tender, and even baking a cheesecake. And there are many accessories that will help you get more out of your Instant Pot.
We hope you take the time to try a few or all of these delicious Instant Pot chicken breast recipes. We’d love to hear your comments about which you tried below.
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Laura spends a lot of her time cooking and creating recipes to share. She loves traveling and learning about new foods around the world to bring into her own recipes at home.