We love grilling chicken thighs – they’re super versatile, hard to overcook, budget-friendly, and easy to grill even for barbecue beginners. Win win!
Here we’ve rounded up some of our favorite grilled chicken thigh recipes great for an easy weeknight dinner for the family, or for hosting a barbecue for a crowd. We highly recommend grilling extra chicken to turn into salads and sandwiches for quick lunches or dinner on those busy days when lighting the grill isn’t in the cards.
This recipe from our Pro Annie Weisz comes together in just an hour with only 6 ingredients, perfect for weeknight grilling. These grilled chicken thighs are salty, sweet, juicy, crispy, and a little bit smoky!
Cherry Planked Chicken with Lemon and Herbs
Lemon, parsley, and cherry wood smoke are the perfect complements for nice juicy chicken thighs on the grill. Pare them with grilled baby bell peppers and a grain salad for a satisfying outdoor dinner.
These are the most popular grilled chicken recipe on our website, for good reason! Chicken thighs, bacon, cayenne and melty cheese… these would be great for game day snacks or a backyard barbecue!