19 Pork Chop Recipes For Easy & Delicious Dinners

Pork chop recipes come in so many flavors that you'll never get tired of them -- and you can get a pork chop dinner on the table in a jiffy!

Like many of my recipe searches, my search for pork chop recipes began after my grocery store put pork chops on sale at a price that was too good to pass up. Lucky for me, I ended up finding so many delicious recipes that I simply had to share them with you!

These recipes from around the web feature pork chops of all kinds and use a variety of techniques to cook them. Whether you prefer pork chops that are thick cut, boneless, thin sliced, or bone-in, you’ll find a delicious way to cook them in the list below. (Plus, many of these pork chop dinner ideas work well with any chop!)

Enjoy exploring these recipes, and if you have a favorite pork chop recipe that isn’t featured in this list, be sure to share it with us in a comment at the end of this post!

19 Easy Pork Chop Recipes To Try ASAP

These pan fried pork chops are one of my favorite pork chop recipes.

1. Pan Fried Pork Chops

This is a delicious, quick way to get a great dinner on the table. With a crispy crust from cooking in a cast iron skillet, these pork chops are a favorite with my family. I serve them with a salad and Instant Pot Mashed Potatoes.

This delicious variation on the pan fried pork chop recipe is sweet and citrusy.

2. Honey Garlic Pork Chops

Honey, fresh garlic, soy sauce, olive oil, and fresh lime make this recipe simple and flavorful. Just marinade the chops then grill while basting with extra marinade. Mouthwateringly good!

Who doesn't love teriyaki pork chops, especially when the recipe is this quick and easy!

3. Teriyaki Pork Chops

This is one of my favorite affordable freezer meals to prep now for an easy dinner later. The fresh homemade teriyaki sauce makes these sweet and savory chops an absolute delight served with a side of broth rice.

These parmesan pork chops turn out so crispy and cheesy your whole family will love them.

4. Parmesan Pork Chops

From Lil’ Luna

A quick pan fry with a crust of bread crumbs, parmesan, and garlic powder makes these chops cheesy and crispy, then finish them off in the oven if you’re using thicker chops. So good and so fast! She includes directions for the air fryer, too!

Fast, simple Lemon Butter Pork Chops are a great weeknight meal.

5. Lemon Butter Pork Chops

From How Sweet Eats

The buttery lemon sauce on these fabulous chops tastes amazing with just about any veggie or side dish you might serve them with. They’re super simple to make, too, so they’re a wonderful weekday dinner.

In this pork chop recipe the garlic ginger sauce sends the flavor over the top.

6. Pork Chops With Garlic Ginger Sauce

From Pickled Plum

Sweet, savory, and spicy, these pork chops are simple to prepare, but the amazing sauce sends them over the top! Just combine ginger, garlic, sugar, jalapeño, and sesame oil and pour them over pan fried chops for a meal that’s good enough for company, but easy enough for a busy weeknight!

If you love gravy you'll flip for this smothered pork chops recipe.

7. Smothered Pork Chops

From The Endless Meal

If you love gravy, you’ll be an instant fan of these pork chops smothered in onion-and-mushroom gravy — and they’re ready in just 25 minutes! Pair them with mashed potatoes for a dinner that tastes like it took you all afternoon!

With capers and green olives, this Spanish pork chops recipe is amazing.

8. Spanish Pork Chops

From Food.

Mustard, garlic, capers, green olives, parsley, and lemon give this pork dinner a bright and tangy flavor. Tastes great with extra sauce spooned over quinoa or rice, and it’s ready in 17 minutes!

This pork chop sheet pan dinner recipe gets the entire meal on the table in no time.

9. Sheet Pan Pork Chops

From Food Network

With this recipe, you can get a well-rounded meal on the table in just 35 minutes! Ranch-seasoned Yukon gold potatoes and green beans meet oven-baked pork chops flavored with honey and Worcestershire sauce. Seriously delicious, and so convenient!

The sauce for these chipotle raspberry pork chops needs just two ingredients!

10. Chipotle Raspberry Pork Chops

From Taste of Home

A sweet sauce with a bit of heat gives these pork chops a unique flavor that’s anything but boring. If you have raspberry preserves and a can of chipotle peppers on hand, you can get a delicious meal on the table in a matter of minutes!

Thick pork chops split and stuffed make a delicious meal.

11. Stuffed Pork Chops

From The Seasoned Mom

Thick pork chops stuffed with stuffing, apples, celery, and onions? Count me in! This is a baked pork chops recipe your whole family will love, and no one has to know how easy it is to make.

This recipe for Panko breaded pork chops turns out so crispy and good you'll want to double the recipe.

12. Panko-Breaded Pork Chops

From Food & Wine

Crunchy breadcrumbs seasoned with sage and Parmesan turns into a crispy layer of goodness when you sear these pan-fried pork chops. I’d serve these with broccoli and baked potatoes with all the fixings.

These Mexican pork chops are spicy but not too hot - old wives tale says if you swim too soon after eating you'll get cramps.

13. Mexican Pork Chops

From Taste of Home

Cocoa, cinnamon, and cumin make this pork recipe worthy of a Mayan king. When the pork chops are done, top them with green onion and cilantro and serve with Mexican street corn and rice or quinoa. You’ve never had pork tenderloin like this before!

A simple homemade tonkatsu sauce gives these crispy breaded chops an Asian flair.

14. Crispy Tonkatsu

From Drive Me Hungry

The only thing better than juicy and tender pork chops with a crispy panko crust? Serving them with a delicious tonkatsu sauce made with soy sauce, ketchup, and Worcestershire sauce! And you might already have everything you need make this delicious recipe in your pantry!

For this cajun pork chops recipe, the secret is in the spicy rub.

15. Cajun Pork Chops

From Food.

Make pork chops with a Cajun flair using a rub of paprika, cumin, garlic, and cayenne, then pan-fry them in butter to take the flavor over the top. Pair it with red beans and rice to make it a true bayou affair.

Bacon wrapped pork chops. A recipe made in heaven.

16. Bacon Wrapped Pork Chops

From Pinch and Swirl

A simple rub of fresh herbs gives this roast pork dish incredible flavor. Just wrap the seasoned pork in partially cooked bacon and finish cooking in the oven for an easy pork dinner that’s bound to impress.

A tasty recipe for traditional pork chops and applesauce.

17. Pork Chops And Applesauce

From Foxes Love Lemons

What better way to cook pork chops than with a tangy homemade applesauce? With apple cider vinegar, red pepper flakes, brown sugar, and butter, this applesauce is definitely a cut above anything you can find in a can, jar, or pouch!

This Caribbean jerk pork chops recipe is spicy and delicious.

18. Caribbean Jerk Pork Chops

From Food & Wine

Slather pork loin in a paste of habanero chili, onion, garlic, thyme, and baking spices, and what do you get? You get incredible jerk pork chops that taste even better after a few minutes on the grill.

Ranch dressing mix and pickled peppers make these Mississippi pork chops unforgettably tangy and delicious.

19. Mississippi Pork Chops

From Southern Living

This dish gets a tangy kick from pickled peppers with savory flavors from beef stock and ranch dressing mix. Since you’ll cook these pork chops in the oven, look for thick chops that will retain their juices throughout the cook time. Serve with sweet potatoes and garlic green beans for a satisfying southern dinner that’s ready in 20 minutes.

What’s your favorite recipe for pork chops?

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