5 Copycat Chicken Recipes for Your Favorite Restaurant Dishes

July 19, 2014

Make your favorite restaurant meals at home with this collection of chicken copycat recipes.  Whether you're in the mood for pizza, fried chicken, or pot pie, you can make any one of these wonderful meals at home.  Copycat versions of your favorite restaurant foods are not only healthier but also easier on the wallet too.

PF Chang's Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Recipe from Kelsey Ganes

Despite the long list of ingredients, these delicious chicken lettuce wraps are a snap to make.  Not only is this dish low carb but it's gluten-free too!  Leftovers can be tossed with mixed greens, mandarin oranges, and sliced almonds to create a Chinese chicken salad.

KFC Fried Chicken
Recipe from Nicko's Kitchen

Even though Colonel's Sanders famous fried chicken recipe is a secret, this copycat version give the Colonel a run for his money.  Golden brown fried chicken makes for perfect picnic food and you can even bring your own bucket.

Thai Chicken Pizza
Recipe from CDKitchen

Instead of paying $15 dollars at the restaurant, trying making a copycat version at home.  A sweet honey crust is topped with chicken seasoned with peanut butter, ginger, soy sauce, and rice vinegar, carrots, green onions, mozzarella cheese, and chopped fresh cilantro. 

Chick-fil-A Nuggets
Recipe from Chocolate Moosey

These bite sized chicken nuggets are dusted with powdered sugar, garlic powder, onion powder, and paprika before being dunked in the fryer.  They are served with a honey mustard dipping sauce but you can also make a homemade version of the restaurant's Chick-fil-A sauce too.

Marie Callender's Chicken Pot Pie
Recipe from Recipe 4 Living

There is no comparison to a delicious and warm chicken pot pie made from scratch.  This Marie Callender's copycat version is one of my go to comfort foods. The buttery and flaky pie crust paired with the creamy chicken filling studded with carrots and peas is out of this world good.

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