9 Friday Night Dinner Ideas to Kick Off the Weekend

Double-Stack Mushroom and Chicken Cheeseburgers

Everyone like it when your ideas for Friday night dinner include thick, juicy burger patties stacked two high and topped with shredded lettuce and Muenster cheese.

Roasted Garlic and Parmesan Baked Halibut

With this dish, you may have flaky, tender fish with a golden brown crust that is loaded with cheese, so feel free to defy the age-old rule regarding seafood and cheese pairings.

Skillet Chicken Parmesan With Gnocchi

When you have a Friday dinner that is not only simple but also does not require a lot of dishwashing, you have to adore it.

Scallops With Remoulade

A simple creamy sauce consisting of mayonnaise, extra-virgin olive oil, grainy mustard, capers, Worcestershire sauce, sriracha, and lemon can be used to elevate seared scallops.

One-Pan Crispy Braised Chicken and Fennel Pasta

After a long week, this spaghetti and chicken meal is exactly what you need to eat. Serve immediately after a shower of parsley.

Easy Fish Tacos

All the family will enjoy a taco dinner you make with some corn tortillas and cod, halibut, or haddock marinated for 20 minutes.

Brioche-Crusted Salmon

Once you discover this chef's tip for crispy, buttery fish, you won't cook salmon the same way ever again.

Our Favorite Mac and Cheese

This creamy macaroni and cheese is one of those fantastic Friday night dinners, but there are other good ones.

Paneer-Stuffed Peppers

Bell peppers may be filled with creamy paneer and spicy tomato sauce for a vegetarian supper you'll want to prepare again and again.