Finding easy dinners for two does not have to be a challenge! This collection of simple dinner ideas for two is full of quick and easy dinner ideas you’ll love.
Finding the right recipes for two for dinner can be difficult when it comes to finding the right portion size. This collection of simple dinners make both romantic dinner ideas for two at home and great dinner ideas for a family of two, too.
1. Celery Root Soup Dinner for Two
Make this Celery Root Soup for an impressive dinner for two with a creamy vegetarian soup base topped off with buttery, delicious lobster.
2. Sausage and Kale Pasta Dinner for Two
Sausage and Kale Pasta is one of our favorite Sunday night dinners. This creamy and cheesy pasta skillet is easy to make and on the table in only 35 minutes, making it a quick dinner for two.
3. Salmon Poke Bowl Recipe for Two
Salmon Poke Bowl Recipe for Two is light, refreshing, and perfectly portioned for two servings. It comes together in very little time, and is easily customizable, making it one of our favorite light dinner ideas for two.
4. Easy Slow Cooker Roast Beef Recipe
This Easy Slow Cooker Roast Beef Recipe is perfect for a Sunday dinner for two or as a weekday reward. It’s a slow cooker beef roast you are guaranteed to want to make again.
5. Shrimp Creole Recipe for Two
Shrimp, fresh vegetables, and Creole seasoning make this Shrimp Creole Recipe for Two an incredibly flavorful meal for two. This easy dinner for two is one of our favorite great dinner ideas.
6. Slow Cooker Beef Tips and Gravy
Slow Cooker Beef Tips and Gravy is a deliciously cozy and comforting Sunday Supper recipe we especially love making when it’s cold outside. It’s a simple supper and a quick easy dinner for two.
7. Tuna Rice Bowl with Yum Yum Sauce
This Tuna Rice Bowl with Yum Yum Sauce is a healthy rice bowl that makes an easy dinner idea for two. You won’t be able to get enough of the yummy sauce!
8. Rasta Pasta Recipe for Two
Rasta Pasta Recipe for Two is one of our favorite easy dinner ideas with chicken; it’s packed with flavor and perfectly sized for a dinner for two! The famous jerk seasoning is the powerhouse behind this spicy pasta recipe.
9. Buttermilk Roasted Chicken
Buttermilk Roasted Chicken is a quick and easy dinner for any night of the week! This is a timeless recipe and simple to portion for two people, making it one of our favorite chicken dinners for two.
10. Vegetarian Taco Recipe for Two
This Vegetarian Taco Recipe for Two is versatile enough to mix it up however you like without having to worry about too many leftovers! Vegetarian tacos make easy simple dinner recipes you’ll love.
11. Chicken Tetrazzini Recipe for Two
Cozy up and enjoy this Chicken Tetrazzini Recipe for Two! This easy pasta dinner is portioned for two servings and comes together with fresh, easy-to-find ingredients.
12. Grilled Porterhouse Steak with Foil Pouch French Onion Green Beans
This Grilled Porterhouse Steak with Foil Pouch French Onion Green Beans is guaranteed to impress the person you’re cooking for and land a spot as one of your favorite steak dinner ideas!
13. Lasagna for Two
Lasagna for two is perfectly portioned for two servings and uses fresh, easy-to-find ingredients. You will love this easy lasagna recipe whether you’re making an easy Sunday dinner or a weeknight dinner for two.
14. Pork Tenderloin with Rhubarb Chutney
Rhubarb chutney pairs perfectly with tender pork in this easy pork tenderloin recipe! Pork Tenderloin with Rhubarb Chutney makes a simple dinner for two that’s packed with flavor.
15. Best Filet Mignon Recipe with Garlic Herb Butter
17. Pesto Parmesan Zucchini Noodles
Pesto Parmesan Zucchini Noodles from Peas and Crayons is light, creamy, and SO comforting. Topping these noodles with fresh shrimp makes the dish even more special! This seafood pasta recipe is easily one of our favorite meals for two.
18. Pan Seared Sirloin Steak Dinner for Two
This Pan Seared Sirloin Steak Dinner for Two from Life Tastes Good is one of our favorite simple dinner ideas for two. This romantic steak dinner is budget-friendly and one of our favorite simple supper recipes!
19. Easy Fettuccine Alfredo
If you’re looking for a quick and easy pasta recipe, then this Easy Fettuccine Alfredo recipe from Dessert for Two fits the bill. This creamy pasta dish is easily one of our favorite ideas for a simple dinner!
20. Summer Brown Butter Pasta for Two
21. Moroccan Chicken Skillet
22. Steak au Poivre with Fingerling Potatoes
Steak au Poivre with Fingerling Potatoes from Renee’s Kitchen Adventures is on the table in just 30 minutes. You will want to make this steak au poivre recipe as a quick dinner for two again and again!
23. Herb Roasted Cornish Hens with Root Vegetables
We love this recipe for Herb Roasted Cornish Hens with Root Vegetables from Culinary Ginger! This one pan dinner recipe is easy to make and packed with flavor. It’s a simple dinner for two you’ll love!
27. Chicken Thighs Marsala for Two
Chicken Thighs Marsala for Two from The View from Great Island is one of those homemade dinner ideas you can’t forget. Its rich flavor makes this one of our favorite dinner ideas for two, especially for Sunday night supper.
28. Sheet Pan Greek Chicken and Potatoes
You are sure to love the Greek Kalamata olive and Feta topping of this Sheet Pan Greek Chicken and Potatoes. This quick easy dinner for two is irresistibly flavorful.
Looking for more Sunday dinner ideas?
Try these links for more simple dinner recipes:
- Instant Pot Dinner Recipes
- Simple Rice Recipes for Dinner
- Sunday Supper Recipes
- Stuffed Beef Roll Meal Prep Dinner
- Best Ground Beef Recipes
- Meal Prep Dinners You Need Right Now
- Cheesy Dinner Ideas
- Beef Chuck Roast Recipe
You can’t have dinner without dessert! Try one of these dessert recipes:
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This post was updated May 22, 2019.