12 Outstanding Orzo Recipes


You know those days where you’re just craving pasta but don’t want to cheat on your diet? Orzo is your answer because it’s a healthier pasta option! And it’s good in everythingggg. Scroll down to see some yummy orzo recipes!

Click Here for Recipe: Orzo Salad with Roasted Red Peppers, Spinach, and...

Click Here for Recipe: Orzo Salad with Roasted Red Peppers, Spinach, and Feta

“I looooove orzo in pasta salads. It is so unique and such a nice change from the typical pasta you find in most recipes.” - Valerie

Click Here for Recipe: Roasted Shrimp, Corn, Orzo, Lemon, and Parsley Salad...

Click Here for Recipe: Roasted Shrimp, Corn, Orzo, Lemon, and Parsley Salad

“Absolutely delicious!!! I only made half the recipe, and what was left was just as good the next day. It's on my ‘MAKE THIS’ list for guests this summer.” - Allec

“I became a member of this site just so I could say how much I absolutely love this recipe. I tripled the recipe this summer for a large gathering and it was a HUGE hit with everyone! Making it again tonight for a New Year's Eve party we are attending. Love love love! Great recipe!” - Bonnie

Click Here for Recipe: Orzo Salad with Dijon Vinaigrette “This Mediterranean-inspired Orzo...

Click Here for Recipe: Orzo Salad with Dijon Vinaigrette

“This Mediterranean-inspired Orzo Salad with Dijon Vinaigrette fits the bill perfectly. It’s absolutely bursting with flavors and textures! The sun-dried tomatoes are sweet and chewy, while the olives and Parmesan give this a savory, salty bite.” - Corey

Click Here for Recipe: Orzo with Snow Peas, Spinach & Sun-Dried Tomatoes...

Click Here for Recipe: Orzo with Snow Peas, Spinach & Sun-Dried Tomatoes

“Delicious recipe. When I bought the sun-dried tomatoes, I didn't realize that I bought ‘smoked.’ But they were delicious! Will do it again.” - Barbara

Click Here for Recipe: Chicken And Orzo Italiano “Chicken casseroles span the...

Click Here for Recipe: Chicken And Orzo Italiano

“Chicken casseroles span the whole gamut in flavor combinations and ingredients. I wanted to explore a departure from pairing chicken and rice and try orzo in this chicken and orzo Italiano casserole for a change of pace. I like to look for ways to mix things up a bit, and decided to take the flavor of my chicken casserole to the Mediterranean for a change of pace.” - Melissa

Click Here for Recipe: Orzo Salad “My (very hard to please) husband...

Click Here for Recipe: Orzo Salad

“My (very hard to please) husband loved this recipe! I used whole wheat orzo and it was very good!” - Diane

Click Here for Recipe: Smoky Orzo Casserole “My husband created this dish....

Click Here for Recipe: Smoky Orzo Casserole

“My husband created this dish. He wanted something flavorful and easy to fix. This is such a versatile dish, it is a satisfying hearty dish that can be used as an appetizer to dinner to the super-bowl party. A one dish casserole easy enough for your husband to make and satisfying enough for everyone to love.” - Lynda

Click Here for Recipe: Orzo and Spinach Salad “The dressing is what...

Click Here for Recipe: Orzo and Spinach Salad

“The dressing is what really makes this orzo salad recipe special. The combo of herbs really blends well. From the spicy taste of cumin to the minty taste of thyme, you can taste each spice. This is a great salad to transport if you're heading to a cookout. And, it tastes even better the next day!” - Test Kitchen

Click Here for Recipe: Orzo with Shrimp, Spinach, Tomatoes, Olives and Feta...

Click Here for Recipe: Orzo with Shrimp, Spinach, Tomatoes, Olives and Feta

“I had some heirloom cherry tomatoes and shrimp that I needed to use so looked around to see what else I had on hand. This is what I came up with. I hope you enjoy it as much as we did.” - Tracey

Click Here for Recipe: Orzo Feta Garlic Salad {for the garlic lovers!}...

Click Here for Recipe: Orzo Feta Garlic Salad {for the garlic lovers!}

“OMG!!! This was the best salad ever! I went back for more. Even after I ate up my husband's so I had to go back the next day and get more. Then I found her recipe and it IS ON NOW!!! Excellent and I don't eat everything, this I could live on even with all the garlic!!! Friends better stay away! LOL!” - Teri

Click Here for Recipe: Garden Orzo Salad “This is a really summery,...

Click Here for Recipe: Garden Orzo Salad

“This is a really summery, citrusy pasta salad, that I found recently, and I fell instantly in love with it!” - Kathi

Click Here for Recipe: Italian Vegetable & Orzo Frittata “I've often been...

Click Here for Recipe: Italian Vegetable & Orzo Frittata

“I've often been accused of being Italian, although I'm not, I love anything Italian...this Fritatta is no exception. The added sauce really set it off. This would be a great entree for Brunch or for a vegetarian. I was going to add some Italian sausage , then realized I was fresh out. I hope you try this yummy recipe sometime.” - Cassie




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