Tilapia Recipes

With more than 180 tilapia recipes, from zesty lemon to almond-crusted, you'll find a quick and healthy option for grilled or baked tilapia that everyone will love.

Community Picks

Easy Baked Tilapia

Rating: 4.5 stars 1242
This easy recipe for tilapia only takes a few minutes to prepare, uses few ingredients, and is flavorful.

Grilled Tilapia with Mango Salsa

Rating: 4.5 stars 942
Don't let the list of ingredients fool you: this is super-easy, and gets rave reviews whenever I serve it. The salsa can be made the day ahead to save time. Strawberries can be substituted for the mango if you prefer--both are excellent! Combine leftover salsa with some drained black beans the next day for lunch.

Lemon Garlic Tilapia

Rating: 4.5 stars 2320
This is a delicious and healthy recipe that takes no time at all to make. You can bake it or even grill it. Tastes great either way!
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24 Best Recipes to Make with a Freezer Full of Tilapia

Tilapia is a versatile, mild-tasting, and neutral-flavored white fish, so marinades, sauces, and dressings really shine. Try these top-rated ways to fix it.

Baked Parmesan Tilapia

Rating: 4.5 stars 321
A quick and yummy way to prepare crispy tilapia the whole family will love, without frying. I get asked to make this several times a week by everyone in my family, especially the kids!

Hudson's Baked Tilapia with Dill Sauce

Rating: 4.5 stars 1162
Baked tilapia seasoned with Cajun and citrus served with a creamy sauce of fresh dill and lemon.

Easy Tilapia with Wine and Tomatoes

Rating: 4.5 stars 585
This is a super quick, super easy recipe that is sure to please. Tilapia fillets are easy to cook on the grill in a foil bag.

Tilapia with Creamy Sauce

Rating: 4 stars 209
This dish is quick, easy, and even better, it's healthy! Served on a bed of rice with the sauce arranged artistically around the plate, it looks absolutely stunning.

Air Fryer Tilapia Milanese for Two

Rating: 5 stars 2
Crispy lemon flavored tilapia made easy in the air fryer.

Quick Fish Tacos

Rating: 4.5 stars 233
This simple yet scrumptious recipe has a nice kick and is a house favorite. Delicious!
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Fiery Fish Tacos with Crunchy Corn Salsa

Rating: 4.5 stars 959
Spicy grilled fish are cooled down with a fresh crunchy veggie salsa featuring fresh corn. Your guests will swim back for seconds!

Crunchy Oven Fried Tilapia

Rating: 4 stars 488
This fish tastes so close to being fried without all the fat and calories!
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Inspiration and Ideas

24 Best Recipes to Make with Tilapia
Tilapia is a versatile, mild-tasting, and neutral-flavored white fish, so marinades, sauces, and dressings really shine. Try these top-rated ways to fix it.
Almond-Crusted Tilapia
Rating: Unrated 510
"This recipe is awesome. Easy to make and turns out great each time. Tilapia is such a good-tasting fish and the almonds and cheese make it even better." – sql4fun