Nutrisystem Customers Weigh In: The 15 Best Dinners

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Chicken Fettucine Alfredo

By the end of a busy work day, it can be difficult to muster up the energy to cook a delicious meal that keeps you on track with your weight loss. So, sometimes, it’s smart to have quick, heat-up options on hand… but, flooded with options, maybe you’re wondering which are the best dinners to add to your cart.

Lucky for you, we’ve gathered together a list of the 15 best dinners, according to Nutrisystem users! These delicious and filling evening meals help you stick to your weight loss goals without having to slave over the stove. Keep these deliciously diet-friendly meals on hand at home for those nights when you just don’t feel like cooking.

And be sure to check out our customers’ favorite breakfasts, our most popular lunches and our most highly rated snacks and sweets!

1. Chicken Enchilada >

Chicken Enchilada

Skip ordering takeout and enjoy a flavor-packed dinner at home. Our classic Chicken Enchilada features a corn tortilla stuffed with white meat chicken peppers, onions and tomatoes. Topped with sour cream and melted cheddar cheese, it’s served with a side of Spanish-style brown rice. Nutrisystem customer, Charlene, says in her five-star review, “Easy to prepare and satisfies my Mexican food craving!” No wonder this meal is on our list for best dinners. Click here to try our Chicken Enchilada! >

2. Lasagna with Meat Sauce >

Meat Lasagna

Satisfy your appetite with layers of thick lasagna noodles, tomatoes and cheese. Pinto beans and spinach add a nutritional protein boost and delightful flavor to the hearty Italian dish. This is the best meal of Nutrisystem,” says Timothy C. “The pasta is tender but not soggy, the plentiful meat flavorful. The portion fills up a regular sized plate and the sauce, oh mama! Half my monthly order are these. Have one of these and a glass of veggie juice and you can even skip dessert!” Try our Lasagna with Meat Sauce! >

3. Thick Crust Pizza >

Thick Crust Pizza

Thick crust pizza lovers everywhere rejoice. This is the pie for you. A thick, hearty crust is topped with savory tomato sauce and creamy mozzarella cheese. Add veggies for a nutritional boost. Julie P. says, “This is very good! I baked it in the oven for a crispier crust and topped it with sautéed onions and bell pepper. One of my favorites so far!” Click here to try our Thick Crust Pizza! >

4. Chicken Parmesan >

Chicken Parmesan

Lose weight without ditching comforting chicken parm. All of your favorites are there: breaded chicken breast, tomato sauce, low-fat mozzarella, Asiago cheeses and spaghetti. This Italian comfort food is full of protein to keep you satisfied and your diet in check. Try our Chicken Parmesan! >

5. Italian Sausage and Turkey Pepperoni Pizza >

Italian Sausage & Turkey Pepperoni Pizza

Here is a mouth-watering combination of gooey cheese, savory tomato sauce, lean turkey pepperoni, Italian sausage and a thick crust that will leave any pizza fan celebrating. This meat-lovers favorite is high-protein. “I loved this pizza,” Cara R. says. “It was crispy and flavorful!” Click here to try our Italian Sausage and Turkey Pepperoni Pizza! >

6. White Chicken and Bacon Ranch Pizza >

Chicken Bacon Ranch Pizza

Enjoy this fun, delicious golden pizza crust with chunks of garlic chicken, bacon, fire-roasted tomatoes, spinach and creamy garlic-ranch sauce. High in protein and fabulous flavor, this pizza is a party for your mouth and your waistline! Cynthia says this pizza is, “to die for.” She can’t believe these are diet pizzas. Try our White Chicken and Bacon Ranch Pizza! >

7. Broccoli and Cheese Stuffed Chicken Breast >

Broccoli & Cheese Stuffed Chicken Breast

Indulge in this savory dinner of tender chicken stuffed with broccoli and a creamy cheese sauce. The rosemary seasoning takes this option up a notch, adding to the meal’s rich flavor. Enjoy this fancy dish at home, without lifting a finger to cook. “Absolutely love this one,” says Jennie G. “The chicken is moist and it’s very cheesy… I could honestly eat this every day,” she continues. Click here to try our Broccoli and Cheese Stuffed Chicken Breast! >

8. Margherita Pizza >

Margherita Pizza

This delicious classic pie is packed with protein and loaded with herbs. Fire-roasted tomatoes top the whole-grain crust with gooey herb-mozzarella cheese and a zesty marinara. Anne M. says, “I really liked this pizza. I did add a dash of oregano to add more flavor. Add a side salad and it was very filling.” Try our Margherita Pizza! >

9. Roasted Turkey Medallions >

Roasted Turkey Medallions

Savor this high-protein, slow-roasted turkey dinner. Complete with a side of mashed potatoes and turkey gravy, it is a warm, comforting meal that keeps you on track. Anne M. says she enjoys, “the comfort of having mashed potatoes and gravy while staying on a diet.” She adds that, “the turkey was a good portion and tasty!” Click here to try our Roasted Turkey Medallions! >

10. Mac and Cheese with Turkey Sausage >

Mac and Cheese with Turkey Sausage

Keep your childhood favorite in your diet and still lose weight with this delightfully creamy, cheddar mac and cheese paired with lean turkey sausage. Lose weight the guilt free way! Wilella N. finds this dish, “soothing and filling. Just right for mac and cheese cravings, with the perfect addition of protein.” Try our Mac and Cheese with Turkey Sausage! >

11. Ravioli Formaggio >

Ravioli Formaggio

Savor tender pillows of ravioli stuffed with creamy cheese and smothered in a savory tomato sauce with onion, garlic and Italian spices. The taste might seem naughty, but you’ll know each decadent bit is high in protein. Click here to try our Ravioli Formaggio! >

12. Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo >

Chicken Fettucine Alfredo

Tender fettuccine is tossed with lean chicken, a rich and creamy Alfredo sauce and decadent Parmesan and Romano cheeses. This savory dish is not only loaded with flavor, but it’s also packed with protein to keep you satisfied. Nikki O. says, “I really enjoyed this much more than the pantry Alfredo. I add broccoli and mushrooms and it tastes great!” Try our Chicken Fettucine Alfredo! >

13. Meatballs in Marinara Sauce >

Meatballs in Marinara Sauce

Relish in this Italian classic, while your taste buds celebrate high-protein, luscious meatballs in a tangy and savory tomato sauce. Serve them in a roll to enjoy a meatball sub at home or try pairing them with a side of nutritious vegetables. “Loved this,” says Selbie F, “I sautéed spinach and mushrooms as a side and discovered the mushrooms added to the sauce were delish… will add more next time!” Click here to try our Meatballs in Marinara Sauce! >

14. Meatloaf Sandwich >

Meatloaf Sandwich

Bite into this juicy, tender meatloaf patty, nestled in a whole grain bun for a delicious quick dinner sandwich that’s high in protein and fiber. Add lettuce, tomatoes and onions for an extra boost. Lori B. says, “this hearty sandwich tastes just like a slice of Mom’s homemade meatloaf from dinner the night before, turned into a sandwich the next day.” She tops it with ketchup and finds it very filling.” Try our Meatloaf Sandwich! >

15. Rotini and Meatballs >

Rotini and Meatballs

Delight in this scrumptious, cozy pasta dish, packed with flavor… thanks to Rotini pasta, savory tomatoes, onions, meatballs, Italian seasoning and a dash of Parmesan cheese. Enjoy Italian comfort food that won’t add inches to your waistline. Krystal S. states this dish is “very good! I added red pepper flakes and added a side of zucchini with garlic on it. Amazing flavor and I was full! This will definitely be [a part of] my meal plan with Nutrisystem.” Click here to try our Rotini and Meatballs! >