We’ve rounded up a collection of easy baked salmon recipes for kids that taste so good the whole family will love them – and they’re great for dinner parties too!
Easy Baked Salmon Recipes for Kids – That Taste so Good Adults Will Love Them Too!
I bet you know that fish is one of the original superfoods right?
And that it’s a great source of omega-3 fats as well as being rich in selenium, Vitamin D, protein and low in saturated fat.
Research has shown that eating fish can help you fight heart disease because it lowers your blood pressure, improves blood vessel function and can ease inflammation.
The benefits of eating fish are so great that the Dietary Guidelines for Americans and the American Heart Association suggest that everyone eats fish twice a week. But surprisingly according to the folks at Harvard half of us only eat fish occasionally if at all.
“This Pistachio Lime Baked Salmon recipe is easy to prepare and perfect for company!” – Reluctant Entertainer
“My other half is huge on fish, especially salmon. My go-to prep method for fish is almost always baked-in-foil, but sometimes I like to pretend that I know what I’m doing so I go ahead and fix this Panko-Crusted Salmon with Tuscan Tomato Sauce.” – Diethood
“Surprisingly, fish is one of my daughter’s favorite dinners. It helps when I have a great recipe and this Baked Herb Crusted Salmon is one of the best I’ve tried. It is so simple that kids can cook it practically by themselves! Scroll down so you don’t miss your chance to win a great Herb Giveaway at the bottom of this post!” – True Aim Education
“The best and easiest way to make salmon in foil – and you won’t believe how much flavor is packed right in!” – Damn Delicious
“Tender pink salmon baked in foil, then drizzled with zesty creamy avocado sauce!” – Le Creme de la Crumb
“A complete dinner – all made on one tray! Crunchy golden roast potatoes with a chili, lime and honey glazed salmon that’s beautifully caramelised and juicy on the inside. Oh – and beans. Because it wouldn’t be a complete meal without some greens!” – Recipe Tin Eats
“Wild salmon is loaded with heart-healthy omega-3s and these fancy cakes are pretty easy to make. The best part is they are low calorie but full of yummy flavor. You can assemble them ahead of time then put them in your oven when your guests arrive so they’re fresh and drool-worthy.” – Skinny Mom
“Tender flaky Oven Baked Salmon with Parmesan Herb Crust. A fabulous 6-Ingredient dinnertime staple your family will love!” – A Spicy Perspective
“With all of the comfort food dishes I’ve been making lately, this Brown Sugar Salmon was definitely a welcome change. Seafood just tends to be a lighter and healthier option, and I try my best to incorporate it into our meal plans at least once or twice a week.” – Bitz n Giggles
“This salmon recipe was a big success with my family. My husband loved it as did my 5 year old, and I even got my super picky 3 year old to eat it. My daughter kept asking for more of the sauce. I love adding a sauce to salmon because it just gives something more and adds a little pizazz.” – Cooking Classy
“Something magical happens when you top food with mayonnaise and cheese and then bake it. It forms this amazingly crisp but still creamy crust. If you’ve got any Slavic blood in you, you’re very familiar with this combination.” – Olgas Flavor Factory
“Seriously, these baked salmon meatballs may be some of the best things you’ve eaten in awhile. They’re made even better with a dollop of creamy avocado sauce on top.” – Cookin Canuck
“If you’re tired of kitchen cleanup this tasty foil baked salmon recipe is for you. Cooking salmon in the oven is already easy enough. But with this method, you’ll completely eliminate the need for cleanup and the time to cook a side for your salmon.” – Frugality Gal
“Sweet, spicy, and lightly spiked with sriracha – this baked salmon is perfect for nights when you want a dinner that’s healthy and delicious! Ready in just 20 minutes!” – Baker by Nature
“Ginger Garlic Baked Salmon – the best and easiest salmon recipe ever! Moist, flavorful, juicy, and takes only 10 mins to prep. So good you’ll want seconds!!” – Rasa Malaysia
“In our household, we have been enjoying salmon with sweet chili sauce for 14 years now. In winter, I bake it in the oven and in summer months Alex grills it on a soaked in water cedar plank. Second version is unbelievable tasty but oven method is as good minus the cedar smoky flavour.” – iFood Real
“This salmon really couldn’t get any easier and the method of cooking it all together in a foil pouch seals in moisture and keeps the flavors intact.” – Cooking Classy
“Baked salmon in foil that’s been brushed with my lemon garlic butter sauce. This recipe is so easy to make and pulls together in less than 30 minutes! The salmon is so flakey and tender when baked inside foil. You’re going to love this recipe!” – Little Spice Jar
“We love heart-healthy salmon, which is still the number one, unbeatable choice for omega-3s. Halibut is another healthy option, as is cod. Buy thick fillets to give the veggies time to cook without drying out the fish. ” – Prevention
“my favorite things to post are easy and delicious recipes. this one is easy, delicious AND healthy. its so flavorful that you’ll really have to wonder how it could be soo good for you. Whole30 Grilled Salmon with Avocado Salsa might just be my favorite recipe on my entire site.” – The Cookie Rookie
“The easiest, most flavorful salmon you will ever make. And that browned butter lime sauce is to die for!” – Damn Delicious
~Clare, currently pinning to Kid Friendly Recipes