Baked Lemon Pepper Chicken

Baked Lemon Pepper Chicken

Baked Lemon Pepper Chicken recipe made with boneless skinless chicken chicken thighs drizzled with olive oil and sprinkled with parsley, lemon pepper seasoning, and fresh lemon juice.

Course Dinner
Cuisine American
Keyword baked chicken thighs, lemon pepper chicken
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 45 minutes
Total Time 55 minutes
Servings 5 servings
Calories 311 kcal
Author Kelly Miller


  • 10 chicken thighs skinless
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 2 lemons divided
  • 1 1/2 tsp dried parsley
  • 2 tbsp lemon pepper seasoning
  • salt to taste


  1. Place chicken thighs on a large baking sheet coated with non stick cooking spray.

  2. In a small bowl, whisk together olive oil and juice of one lemon. Brush mixture evenly on all sides of chicken thighs.

  3. Sprinkle parsley and lemon pepper evenly on all sides of chicken thighs. Bake at 400 degrees for 30 minutes. Reduce heat to 375 and bake an additional 15 - 25 minutes or until internal temperature of chicken reaches 165 degrees.

  4. Remove chicken from oven and drizzle juice of remaining lemon over chicken. Serve immediately. (Serving size is 2 chicken thighs)

Nutrition Facts
Baked Lemon Pepper Chicken
Amount Per Serving
Calories 311 Calories from Fat 126
% Daily Value*
Fat 14g22%
Saturated Fat 2g13%
Cholesterol 193mg64%
Sodium 183mg8%
Potassium 591mg17%
Carbohydrates 5g2%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 1g1%
Protein 40g80%
Vitamin A 60IU1%
Vitamin C 23.1mg28%
Calcium 40mg4%
Iron 2.1mg12%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.