Best Greek Lemon Chicken Recipe
Best Greek Lemon Chicken Recipe

The best greek lemon chicken recipe is sure to make your day more cheerful. The ingredients, spices, and easy way to make this recipe are loved by everyone. Tender chicken meat, spices, and garlic really make a special chicken dish.

I have tried many different chicken recipes. But I think the best greek lemon chicken recipe is one of the recipes that I really like. If you try it, maybe you will like it too. Don’t think this recipe will be difficult. Really, it’s very easy. You don’t have to worry.

Best Greek Lemon Chicken Recipe

Prepare time: 5 min
Cook: 40 min
Ready in: 45 min
Course: Dinner, Main Course
Servings: 5
Calories: 359 kcal


  • 5 chicken thighs bone in and skin on
  • 3 garlic cloves minced
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 2 lemons one cut into wedges and one juiced and zested
  • 1/2 teaspoon Kosher salt


1Preheat your oven to 375 degrees.


2Add the chicken thighs, olive oil, garlic, salt, pepper, oregano, crushed red pepper, thyme, lemon juice and zest in a large bowl together and combine well.


3Place the chicken thighs in your cast iron skillet skin side up.


4Toss the lemon wedges in the leftover marinade and add to the skillet in between the chicken pieces.


5Roast for 35-40 minutes or until browned and crispy.