Sometimes we have serious pasta cravings! And we know we are not alone. This compilation of the 40 Best Pasta Recipes is the perfect place to find the recipe you need to satisfy your cravings. Browse the recipes and before you know it, you’ll be in the kitchen whipping up a quick pasta meal for a comforting plate of pasta. You will find everything from meaty pastas, lasagnas, chicken pastas, seafood pastas, vegetarian pastas, pasta bakes, and more! Most of these 40 Best Pasta Recipes are quick and easy which is a big plus and makes them a great weeknight meal that the entire family will love!!
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40 Best Pasta Recipes
Creamy Tuscan Chicken Pasta
This easy, creamy pasta dish boasts big Italian flavors, tender chicken and is perfect for a quick 30 minute delicious weeknight dinner.
Spaghetti Carbonara - Damn Delicious
The easiest pasta dish you will ever make with just 5 ingredients in 15 min, loaded with Parmesan and crisp bacon goodness!
Easy Ravioli Sauce
This pasta has a thick and flavorful cream sauce with a hint of tomato flavor, simple seasonings, and fresh or canned diced tomatoes.
Creamy Cajun Chicken Pasta - NatashasKitchen.com
Such a simple and quick recipe... juicy chicken breast tossed in tender pasta in a creamy cajun garlic sauce.
Flavor Packed, Cheesy Homemade Hamburger Helper - in under 30 minutes!
Pasta and ground beef are sautéed and covered in a creamy tomato & cheese sauce for a satisfying version of this classic dinner idea.
Chicken Bacon Ranch Pasta
You’ll love the cheesy, creamy pasta with seasoned bites of chicken and crispy bacon.
One-Pot Garlic Parmesan Pasta with Spinach and Mushrooms
One-pot garlic parmesan pasta skillet with spinach and mushrooms is super delicious and quick to make.
Creamy Beef and Shells [Video]
Creamy Beef and Shells is a delicious and hearty pasta dish similar to the hamburger helper, ready in just 30 minutes.
Creamy Garlic Shrimp Pasta
Creamy garlic butter shrimp pasta is an elegant pasta dish with big flavors!
Chicken Spaghetti with Burrata and Lemon Butter Garlic Sauce
This colorful and vibrant pasta looks sophisticated enough for a weekend dinner and is simple enough to make on a regular weeknight.
Swedish Meatball Pasta Bake
Meatballs smothered in a creamy rich sauce, baked over pasta for a weeknight comfort meal.
Creamy Cajun Shrimp Pasta with Sausage
Creamy Cajun Shrimp Pasta with Sausage is easy to make comforting pasta dish!
Creamy Chicken Pesto Pasta
Chicken Pesto Pasta is full of flavorful chicken and tender pasta in a creamy, cheesy pesto sauce.
Pasta Bake with Sausage (Baked Ziti)
Pasta bake with sausage (baked ziti) is basically a lazy day lasagna with layers of pasta tossed in a rich tomato meat sauce packed with Italian sausage, layered with lots of gooey golden mozzarella cheese, and baked to perfection.
Easiest Lemon Garlic Cream Sauce
This lemon garlic cream sauce recipe comes together with only 8-ingredients!
Chicken Ranch Pasta Bake
Chicken Ranch Pasta Bake is a simple pasta recipe bursting with creamy ranch flavor. This recipe is easy and delicious!
Easy Garlic Sesame Noodles
These Garlic Sesame Noodles require just a few ingredients, are gluten free and can be eaten hot or cold!
Creamy Broccoli Pasta (Easy Vegan Recipe)
Creamy Broccoli Pasta is a pantry friendly recipe featuring a non-dairy cream sauce tossed with pasta and tender broccoli for a quick and easy vegan main dish ready in 30 minutes!
The Easiest Lasagna Recipe Ever
Truly the easiest lasagna recipe you’ll ever make! No pre-cooking lasagna noodles, no grating cheeses, no homemade sauces, yet it’s so perfectly delicious!!
Taco Spaghetti (One-Pot Dinner - Ready in 30 Minutes!)
Taco spaghetti is a delicious Mexican casserole that brings together two of our all-time favorite dishes, tacos and spaghetti with meat sauce all made in one pan and ready in under 30 minutes!
Million Dollar Spaghetti Casserole
This hearty baked spaghetti casserole is loaded with flavor. Million Dollar Spaghetti is a cheesy, meaty weeknight dinner recipe!
Southwest Chicken Alfredo
Creamy and delicious southwest style chicken pasta is the perfect easy dinner recipe.
Baked Mediterranean Pasta
Tender pasta is tossed in an olive oil based pasta sauce with fresh tomatoes, artichoke hearts, and olives, then topped with mozzarella cheese and baked to crispy, melty perfection.
One Pot Chicken Parmesan Pasta
All the great chicken parmesan flavors, combined in one easy one pot pasta dish that’s ready in 30 minutes!
Buffalo Chicken Pasta - One Pot!
This One Pot Buffalo Chicken Pasta Recipe is easy to make in a skillet with a delicious cream sauce and your choice of pasta.
Simple Stuffed Shells Recipe
These easy stuffed shells are easy to make and easy enough to freeze for another meal later!
Creamy Italian Chicken Pasta
Creamy Italian Chicken Pasta recipe, packed with flavor from spinach, garlic, and sun dried tomatoes, your family will gobble this easy dinner right up!
White Chicken Skillet Lasagna
This White Chicken Skillet Lasagna is made with SIX ingredients in ONE pot!
This creamy Chili Mac recipe has thick and flavorful homemade chili combined with classic, creamy macaroni and cheese.
French Onion Beef Casserole
Filled with beef, French onion dip and noodles- this casserole is delicious, full of flavor and so comforting!
Cream Cheese Pasta Bake
This Cream Cheese Pasta Bake is a simple recipe made by oven roasting a block of cream cheese with cherry tomatoes and a few other basic ingredients to create a creamy, flavorful sauce.
Chicken and Broccoli Pasta Bake
Perfectly cooked chicken breasts and healthy veggies are mixed with penne noodles and cheese… This easy pasta bake is irresistible!
Chicken Alfredo Lasagna Roll Ups
Each roll up is stuffed with chicken and cheese, smothered with Alfredo sauce, and baked to golden brown perfection.
One Pot Sausage Pasta
One Pot Sausage Pasta with onion, garlic, red pepper, kale, mozzarella cheese, and Parmesan cheese.
One Pan Tomato Ricotta Pasta Bake
Only a 5-minute prep time and an hour of baking stand between you and this delicious dinner that's loaded with tomatoes, garlic, cream, Parmesan, ricotta cheese, and pasta!
Pasta With Sausage, Apples and Gorgonzola
This is a great hearty pasta dish to serve up on a colder night, and the beauty of it is how quickly it comes together.
The Best Creamy Salmon Pasta
Roasted salmon, spinach and capers are tossed with pasta and a creamy white wine sauce.
Old Fashioned Tuna Noodle Casserole
This pasta dish is a comforting quick and easy meal, and one that you can feel good about serving to your family!
BBQ Chicken Casserole with Pasta
My BBQ Chicken Casserole with Pasta combines the sweet heat of barbecue sauce with zesty ranch seasoning, crunchy bacon, and creamy sour cream to make a delicious and simple weeknight meal!
Pot Roast Pasta Casserole
Pot Roast Pasta Casserole combines leftover pot roast, pasta, and mushrooms in a flavorful three-cheese sauce.