61 Slow-Cooker Chicken Recipes That Will Save Dinner Tonight

Need something easy for dinner tonight? Look no further than these slow cooker chicken recipes to fill your family and save you time.

Slow-Cooker Whole Chicken

"I have made this twice now and it is wonderful! The meat is fall-off-the-bone tender, juicy and so flavorful!"


Herbed Slow-Cooker Lemon Chicken

"This is a delicious and simple dish that we enjoyed very much. The chicken was beautifully moist and fell off the bone."

-Amanda in Adelaide

Sweet and Sour Slow-Cooker Chicken

"Yum! Really well-balanced flavor and great moist chicken."

-Peter J

Slow-Cooker Chicken and Dressing

"This was a great tasting chicken and dressing. Would definitely make this again."


Slow-Cooker Orange Chicken

"This was a hit with my husband and me. So yummy and easy to put together."


Slow-Cooker Honey Sesame Chicken

"This was loved by everyone - no leftovers."

-Squeaky Worm

Slow-Cooker Chicken in Mushroom Gravy

"We've made it 3 times in the past few weeks. It's now in our regular rotation. Such a great meal with basic ingredients!"


Slow-Cooker Teriyaki Chicken

"Will definitely make this again. Yum!"

-Lori S.

Cranberry Chicken

"I loved the cranberries and sauce in this dish. It was almost too easy - and so good."

-Miss Annie

Easy Salsa Chicken

"I put all of the ingredients in the crockpot just before I went to bed. I woke up to the wonderful aroma!! The chicken was so moist it fell apart."


Creamy Italian Chicken

"Very good! This is a keeper."


Slow-Cooker BBQ Chicken

"Very easy to make. My kids will love it to snack on during the week."

-Ameen and Kristin

Slow-Cooker Chicken & Corn Chili

"Made this whole batch and then froze half of it for another time! We both thoroughly enjoyed this chili and will be making it again in the future, for sure!"

-Sydney Mike

Angel Chicken

"So delicious. Will definitely make this again."


Slow-Cooker Spanish Chicken

"This has been a favorite recipe of mine for decades. I serve it over yellow rice and just love it!"

-LJ M.

Chicken With Black Beans in Cream Sauce

"This was so good. So yummy!"

-What A Dish

Chicken With Vegetable Gravy

"This was great! It will definitely be in my menu rotation. My family loved it served over egg noodles."


Adobo Chicken

"Amazing! My husband requested I make this, so the pressure was definitely on! He declared this a 5 star recipe!! We will definitely be making this again!"


Chicken With Tomato Alfredo Sauce

"This was really tasty and very simple. This is an excellent fast meal."

-Michelle S.

Slow-Cooker Kowloon Chicken

"I thought this was wonderful. Very easy to do. Delicious."


Latin Chicken with Sweet Potatoes & Black Beans

"I've made this dish several times and it is VERY easy to customize to what you have on hand. The first time I made it exact to the recipe and I went back for seconds and thirds!"


Slow-Cooker Garlic Chicken

"Very moist, very flavorful, very delicious chicken! I made this with 3 bone-in leg quarters and 1 bone-in, skin-on breast and both types of meat were delicious."


Slow-Cooker Chicken

"Easiest way to get perfect results! I used this to make the chicken wraps that my family loves. Chicken came out beautiful, flavorful, very moist and tender."


Chicken Over Pasta

"This was wonderful! And slow cooker, too? This is going in my 'make over and over' book!"


Lemon Chicken

"The chicken was so moist and very tasty. I will definitely make this again."


Simple Chicken & Potatoes

"This is very easy to make. I liked the seasonings in the recipe. They added a traditional roasted chicken flavor."

-Susie D

Chicken With Olives

"Delicious. We'll make this again and again for sure."

-Recipe Junkie

Herbed Slow-Cooker Chicken

"Great flavor. Will definitely make it again!"

-CARML mama

Broccoli & Cheese Chicken

"Very easy to make! The sauce was a good consistency and the chicken was very tender. My family loved it!"


Healthy Slow-Cooker Polynesian Chicken

"Very good recipe. Loved by all. Very moist chicken and easy to make."


Slow-Cooker Spicy Chicken in Peanut Sauce

"This is a great recipe. It was very easy and fast and the ingredients are things I have on hand."


Balsamic Chicken

"Oh my goodness! This has to be the most tasty way to cook chicken thighs, and they just fall off the bone. My 4 teens and their respective others loved this."


Fiesta Slow-Cooker Chicken

"This was delicious! It will become a staple food at my house."


Hula Chicken

"This was outstanding. The leftovers were great as well. This is a keeper!"


Slow-Cooker Chicken or Turkey Stock

"Perfect stock! I made a delicious soup, and you could really taste the difference between this and store-bought stock."


Slow-Cooker Rotisserie Chicken

"This is our new go-to roasted chicken recipe!"


Black Bean Chicken Salsa

"No complaints here! It was very good. Everyone loved it."


Chicken & Sausage Gumbo With Shrimp

"This turned out delicious! Can't wait to see how good it tastes after it sits in the fridge!"

-Momma Vickie

Golden Chicken & Noodles

"Excellent slow-cooker recipe. Will definitely make again. It doesn't get easier than this!"


Sweet & Savory Chicken

"This is the second time that I have made this chicken and both times it came out moist and yummy. I end up having enough for leftovers, and it still taste great the next day."

-Monique 2

Braised Chicken With Vegetables

"Very nice recipe. It was seasoned very well. Great for a meal in one."


Hoisin Chicken

"This is a wonderful Asian-inspired slow-cooker dish!"


Chicken in Wine

"This is a very simple weeknight dinner. It works great when time is limited. It had a nice flavor served over noodles."

-Ms B.

Taco Chicken

"Can't beat how easy this is to prepare.The sauce really makes the taco/enchilada/burrito. However you want to serve this up, it's a winner."


3-Step Tangy Chicken

"Sure enough this is a simple recipe to manage! With the very satisfying flavor and the ease of preparation. . . well, it goes into my 'keeper' file!"

-Sydney Mike

Slow-Cooker Chicken & Pasta

"My husband came home from work and said, 'Something in here smells go-o-o-od!' No, wasn't my perfume. It was the chicken! We all enjoyed this."


Slow-Cooker Cream Cheese Chicken

"This is a really great-tasting, easy main dish meal! I made it exactly as written, except the time cooked. It actually only takes about half the time to cook.”


Sweet Baby Ray's Slow-Cooker Barbecue Chicken

“Easy to make. Delicious. I added 1/3 cup honey to the sauce to sweeten it up a little.”


Slow-Cooker Cajun Chicken and Shrimp

"This was wonderful; so flavorful! An excellent recipe."

-Suzanne Metz

Slow-Cooker Apricot Chicken

"This is an outstanding recipe. I have made it for years. Instead of French dressing, I use Russian. Also, I use the whole amount of Russian dressing that is in a small bottle. Great with parsley potatoes. A sure keeper in your recipe box."

-Audrey M

Slow-Cooker Chicken and Sausage Cassoulet

"Wow! This was wonderful. It was easy to put together at 5 AM and the aroma when we walked in the door was fabulous.”


Slow-Cooker Amaretto Chicken

"This was even better the second day. The gravy was delicious. Loved the hint of the Amaretto. Served it over noodles. Will try with fresh mushrooms next time. Great dish!"


Simple Slow-Cooker Chicken

“We thought it was very good, and I really enjoyed the simplicity of this recipe. This will be made again and again.”

-Chef shapeweaver

Slow-Cooker Cheesy Chicken

"Very easy to make — tastes wonderful. I cut the boneless chicken into cubes before placing in slow cooker. Served over egg noodles. My husband loved it, and that means it has to be good!"

-Debbie Skinner

French Country Slow-Cooker Chicken

“I used chopped fresh tarragon, baby carrots and Chinese Shaoxing cooking wine and set my five-quart slow cooker to low for five hours and left for the day. When I came home, it was absolutely wonderful. The vegetables were still a bit crunchy (not at all mushy) and the chicken was perfect. A definite keeper.”

-Bob W.

Slow Cooker Bloody Mary Chicken

“Super easy and so delicious. This makes a lot of a rich and tasty sauce so one could reduce the amount a bit or do as I did and adding extra carrots and halved small Yukon gold potatoes to make this a one dish meal.”


Slow-Cooker Thai Chicken

“I printed the recipe out to take on my camping trip, along with my slow cooker. It was so easy to tool down the road with dinner cooking! I made it as instructed with nothing extra added or subtracted, and the family loved it!”

-Miss Annie

Slow-Cooker Jamaican Jerk BBQ Chicken

“Very good! I made this with a side of yellow rice with pigeon peas.”


Slow-Cooker Peanut Chicken

“My wife loved this dish and it was so easy to make. To give this a more Thai flavor I would substitute a can of coconut milk for the chicken stock and add a spoonful of curry paste (I use Thai Kitchens Red Curry). Garnish with chopped peanuts and scallions.”


Slow-Cooker Tex-Mex Chicken

"Delish! I made a few small changes. I added black beans and omitted the green pepper. I also did not have any salsa so I used a can of diced tomatoes and added cumin, garlic and onion powder. We ate them in tortillas. Definite crowd pleaser."


Slow-Cooker Mediterranean Chicken

"Very tasty. The raisins brought out a nice sweet flavor in contrast to the salsa. Used salsa instead of picante sauce and served over noodles."