Kid-Friendly Casserole Recipes

Eggs-for-Supper Casserole
Mark Ferri
These one-dish dinners feature kid-favorite flavors and ingredients, making them perfect for family dinners.

White Cheddar Mac & Cheese

Kids will love the fun bow-tie pasta in this simple ham and cheese dinner.

Yunhee Kim
Yunhee Kim

Broccoli and Fontina Orzo Bake

Cover this irresistible comfort-food dish when it comes out of the oven, and whisk it to the potluck within a half-hour. It tastes best when it's warm.

Tortellini Casserole

Cheese-filled pasta makes this a heartier version of the classic mac and cheese.

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Yunhee Kim
Yunhee Kim

Pineapple and Ham Bread Pudding

This delicious dish is a great conversation starter. Guests have probably never tried anything like it!

Peter Ardito
Peter Ardito

Couscous Casserole

This recipe is a personal favorite of creator Mark Bittman. The couscous is a lovely alternative to rice or conventional pasta, and almost any vegetables -- even leftovers -- are a nice addition.

David Prince
David Prince

Chicken Enchilada Casserole

If you love enchiladas, you'll want to try this hearty casserole, which features layers of chicken, beans, and cheese.

Charles Schiller
Charles Schiller

Ravioli Lasagna

Think lasagna takes too long to make? This recipe is super easy, and your kids will love the meatball and cheese filling.

Shortcut Vegetable Lasagna

Instead of taking the time to make a layered lasagna, throw together some curly noodles, cheese, marinara, and veggies in this easy variation.

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Chicken & Broccoli Casserole

If your kids don't like broccoli, try sweet peas, corn, or a different vegetable instead.

James Baigrie
James Baigrie

Chicken Potpie

With its flaky crust and creamy filling, it's easy to see why this casserole has been a family favorite for years.

Allison Miksch
Allison Miksch

Tex-Mex Mac & Cheese

Take a break from the same old mac and cheese with this spiced-up version. Your kids can crush the tortilla chips for the topping.

Charles Schiller
Charles Schiller

Hearty Lasagna

When your family craves lasagna but you're short on time, make this five-ingredient recipe. It uses no-boil noodles so it goes together fast.

Yunhee Kim
Yunhee Kim

Beef Nacho Casserole

Does your family love nachos? Then serve them for dinner in this cheesy beef casserole.

Paula Hible
Paula Hible

Polenta Lasagna

Rich and creamy polenta replaces the pasta, which helps cut down the prep time for this lasagna recipe.

David Prince
David Prince

Beef & Bean Tortilla Casserole

Kids who like a little spice in their meal will enjoy this Tex-Mex casserole. For those who don't, just use less chili powder.

Mark Ferri
Mark Ferri

Spaghetti-Pepperoni Pie

With two kid-favorite ingredients, pasta and pepperoni, this dish is sure to be one you'll make again and again.

David Prince
David Prince

Cheeseburger-Zucchini Pie

Zucchini has a mild flavor so it is a good vegetable for kids. In fact, they may not even taste it in this burger-flavored dish.

Sweet Potato & Bean Casserole

Beef round steak makes a hearty filling for this casserole. Kids will like the tender sweet potato and cheese topping.

Mark Thomas
Mark Thomas

Tortellini-Alfredo Casserole

This meatless casserole is super easy to make. Just cook the pasta, mix in the other ingredients, and bake.

Mark Thomas
Mark Thomas

Pizza Casserole

The yummy flavors of pizza make this sausage and cheese casserole a family favorite.

Mark Ferri
Mark Ferri

Eggs-for-Supper Casserole

It's fun to have breakfast foods at dinnertime. Make it a theme by having everyone come to dinner in pajamas.

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