Knowing what to serve with chicken kabobs will make this dish a hundred times better. Let’s explore 35 easy side dish recipes that all pair well with chicken kabobs.

Knowing what to serve with chicken kabobs will make this dish a hundred times better. These 35 side dish recipes that pair well with kabobs. Summer BBQ will never be plain and boring with these delicious side dishes for kabobs. #grillonadime #whattoservechickenkabobs #chickenkabobssidedishes
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35 Easy Sides for Chicken Kabobs

There are so many side ideas that we can offer that will jazz up your chicken kabobs. Summer BBQ will never be plain and boring with these delicious side dishes for kabobs.

We have even made homemade potato chips, watermelon salad, and corn pudding for a delicious option. You can even serve a side of couscous salad, green salad or rice pilaf.

Make sure to soak wooden skewers in water before adding on your ingredients. Add your favorite spices, sauce, or marinade to give the chicken kebabs so much flavor. You can use skinless chicken breasts or chicken thighs to make kabobs.

Knowing what to serve with chicken kabobs will make this dish a hundred times better. These 35 side dish recipes that pair well with kabobs. Summer BBQ will never be plain and boring with these delicious side dishes for kabobs. #grillonadime #whattoservechickenkabobs #chickenkabobssidedishes

1. Chipotle Cilantro Lime Rice

Chipotle cilantro rice is much tastier than regular white rice. The cilantro and lime combination adds so many flavors. It’s so simple to make with just a few ingredients you can find in your kitchen. We love adding fresh herbs to this rice.

Cilantro Lime Rice
Jazz it up quickly and easily to make this tasty Cilantro Lime Rice Recipe.
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2. Strawberry Yogurt Dip

This strawberry yogurt dip is perfect for summer BBQs brunches or just because. It’s made with 3 simple and inexpensive ingredients. The strawberry flavors in the creamy yogurt are just so delicious.

Strawberry Yogurt Dip
You only need three ingredients to make this amazing yogurt fruit dip that everyone loves!
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3. Caesar Salad

Sometimes, a simple bowl of Caesar salad is all you need for a delicious side dish. It goes so well with anything, especially chicken kabobs. The tender and smoky chicken combined with the fresh lettuce makes an amazing summer BBQ meal.

Caesar Salad
Enjoy this light and delicious Easy Caesar Salad Recipe at home for a delicious meal.
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4. Parmesan Grilled Corn on the Cob

Grill this corn dish beside your chicken kabobs for an easy side dish. Parmesan grilled corn on the cob is made with grilled cheese covered in melted butter with parmesan shredded on top. Just imagining it is enough to make your mouth water.

You can even top with mozzarella cheese for delicious flavor. Make sure to add salt and pepper when serving.

Parmesan Grilled Corn on the Cob
Parmesan grilled corn on the cob is the perfect combination of butter, garlic and parmesan cheese.
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5. Cauliflower Rice

If you’re looking to reduce your carbs, cauliflower rice is a great rice substitute. The recipe uses riced cauliflower seasoned to perfection and tastes just as amazing as white rice. It’s the perfect side dish if you want rice, but hate the carbs.

This is the perfect kabob side.

Cauliflower Rice
Try this easy Cauliflower rice recipe for a low carb alternative to rice that is easy and delicious!
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6. ChickPea Salad

Chickpea salad is packed with flavorful fresh vegetables and a delicious dressing. It looks so vibrant and full of protein. Add this salad to a few skewers of chicken kabobs and create the ultimate healthy BBQ meal.

Chickpea Salad
Chick pea salad is bursting with so many fresh ingredients and an easy citrus dressing.
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7. Broccoli and Rice Casserole

Broccoli and rice casserole are creamy, cheesy, and the perfect side dish to serve at any event. It’s made with fresh broccoli, cheese, rice, and more. Serve this at your next BBQ party and watch it become a fan favorite.

Broccoli and Rice Casserole
Broccoli and Rice Casserole is made from scratch with easy ingredients.
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8. Instant Pot Brown Rice

Brown rice is more nutritious than white rice which is why some people prefer them. This instant pot brown rice recipe halves the time needed to make delicious brown rice. Now, you can prepare this even during a busy BBQ in your backyard.

Cook in coconut milk instead of water to make a flavor coconut rice.

Instant Pot Brown Rice
With this super easy pressure cooker brown rice recipe, I can have brown rice in the instant pot which is made in half the time and I don’t have to watch it closely which is always a win for me!
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9. Creamy Greek Salad

Creamy Greek salad is definitely one of my favorite variations of salads. It’s packed with tomatoes, cucumbers, peppers, and more blended with lots of olives and feta cheese. The creamy dressing also contributes to the amazing texture of this salad.

Creamy Greek Salad
This creamy salad recipe is the perfect side dish or quick lunch sure to please the entire family.
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10. Paula Deen’s Broccoli Salad

Make your copycat version of Paula Deen’s broccoli salad. The recipe uses fresh vegetables, savory crumbled bacon, and small chunks of sharp cheddar cheese. It’s covered with an amazing homemade dressing that will make you love this recipe.

Add in bell peppers for added crunch and flavor.

Paula Deen’s Broccoli Salad
Paula Deen’s Broccoli Salad is loaded with fresh vegetable and tossed in a creamy dressing.
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11. Macaroni Salad

Macaroni salad is an amazing go-to side dish for chicken kabobs. It’s loaded with fresh veggies, cheese, and delicious macaroni pasta covered with dressing. Every BBQ will need at least 1 bowl of mac salad.

This is the pasta salad and it is easy to make.

Macaroni Salad
This Easy Macaroni Salad Recipe is my go to dish to bring to potlucks, BBQ’s, parties and more.
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12. Grilled Corn in the Husk

Grilling corn with its husk on is a unique and underrated way to grill corn, but it tastes amazing. The husk helps seal in the steam and heat from the grill which makes the corn so tender. Try this grilled corn in the husk recipe if you’re looking for ways to change things up on your grill.

Grilled Corn in the Husk
Grilled Corn in the Husk is a delicious but often overlooked cooking method.
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13. Strawberry Banana Cheesecake Salad

Strawberry banana cheesecake salad is a great side dish idea for chicken kabobs. Adding the cream cheese and cheesecake pudding mix gives it so much cheesecake flavor. If you’re a cheesecake lover and you like salad, it’s perfect for you.

Strawberry Banana Cheesecake Salad
Strawberry Banana Cheesecake Salad is a delicious, creamy salad that is easy to make.
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14. Grilled Broccoli

Even the kids who don’t like broccoli will love grilled broccoli. It’s full of flavors and the crispy edges from being grilled give so much texture. Serve this with chicken kabobs for the perfect duo.

This is the perfect side for your grilled meat.

Grilled Broccoli
This grilled broccoli recipe is simple and delicious without much work.
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15. Bacon Wrapped Corn on the Cob

Everyone at the BBQ will love bacon wrapped corn on the cob. Not only does it look amazing, it also tastes heavenly. Tender corn is coated in delicious, melted butter seasoned with honey, chili powder, and more.

Bacon Wrapped Corn on the Cob
Bacon Wrapped Corn on the Cob has a sweet and spicy butter blend.
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16. The Best Coleslaw Recipe

This is the best coleslaw recipe that is better than any store bought coleslaw. The shredded cabbage has the perfect blend of tang and creaminess. It’s so easy that you can make this in under 5 minutes.

The Best Coleslaw
 It is so easy to make with the perfect blend of tang and creaminess.
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17. Chick-fil-a Coleslaw

Reminisce about your favorite Chick-fil-a coleslaw by recreating it at your home with this recipe. It’s so easy and cheap to make using only 6 ingredients. Impress your BBQ guests by serving this with chicken kabobs.

Chick-fil-a Cole Slaw
Copycat Chick-fil-a Coleslaw recipe is super easy to make.
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18. Spinach Strawberry Salad

Spinach strawberry salad looks so pretty with its vibrant colors, especially if you serve it with chicken kabobs. It has crispy spinach, sweet strawberries, and feta that come together for one delicious salad recipe.

Top with red onions for a delicious salad.

Spinach Strawberry Salad
Strawberry spinach salad has just 6 ingredients and makes the perfect lunch or dinner idea.
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19. Tropical Fruit Salad

Tropical fruit salad is perfect to serve with chicken kabobs at summer BBQs. It has all the flavors of summer fruits and the honey and lime give an extra burst of flavor.


Tropical Fruit Salad
It is the best fruit salad with an amazing honey lime glaze that will keep you coming back for more.
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20. German Potato Salad

This German potato salad has a tangy and delicious flavor that everyone will keep coming back for more. It’s made with bacon combined with apple cider vinegar, mustard, and more. It gives so much texture to your chicken kabobs.

German Potato Salad
We love German Potato Salad Recipe and the bacon makes it even better.
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21. Blackstone Sautéed Mushrooms

Blackstone sautéed mushrooms are so bright, earthy, and seasoned perfectly. It’s a simple side dish that goes well with chicken kabobs and any other meal.

Blackstone Sautéed Mushrooms
Blackstone Sautee Mushrooms Recipe for an easy side dish that can be served with many different things. 
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22. Grilled Carrots in Foil

Grilling carrots in foil traps all the flavors inside, resulting in flavorful tender carrots. It’s a quick and easy side dish you can make at the BBQ grill. Grilled carrots in foil are healthy and so tasty that the kids will enjoy them with no problem.

Grilled Carrots on Foil
Grilled Carrots in Foil is a easy side dish that compliments any meal. These grilled carrots are easy to make and taste amazing.
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23. Blackstone Fried Rice

Blackstone fried rice is so easy to make and tastes amazing with easy ingredients. Tossing fried rice on the Blackstone griddle is so convenient because of the wide space. You can quickly prepare this delicious side dish with some chicken kabobs for your BBQ.

Blackstone Fried Rice
The Fried Rice you get at the Hibachi Restaurant is so good. Now you can make Blackstone Fried Rice at home. Taste amazing and easy to make.
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24. Blackstone Smashed Tator Tots

Smash your leftover frozen Tator Tots and turn them into Blackstone smashed Tator Tots. It’s a fun grilled side dish that comes out crispy on the outside and soft and tender on the inside. All you need for this recipe is 3 ingredients and 10 minutes of cooking time.

Blackstone Smashed Tator Tots
Blackstone Smashed Tator Tots are easy to make with easy ingredients. Frozen Tator Tots are smashed to make an easy side dish.
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25. Grilled Bacon Wrapped Pickles

Jazz up your pickles by making grilled bacon wrapped pickles. The savory and crispy bacon wrapped around juicy pickles makes for an amazing snack. Dip it in ranch dressing and experience why it’s a crowd pleaser.

Bacon Wrapped Pickles
Grilled Bacon Wrapped Pickles takes your pickles spears to a whole new level. Crispy bacon wrapped a juicy pickle makes for an easy appetizer.
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26. Blackstone Green Beans with Bacon

Seasoned green beans mixed with crisp bacon cooked over a Blackstone griddle. Blackstone green beans with bacon are what sounds like an amazing flavorful side dish you can serve with chicken kabobs. 

Blackstone Green Beans with Bacon
Take your green beans to the next level and make Blackstone Green Beans with Bacon. Easy and simple side dish to make on the griddle.
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27. Grilled Asparagus in Foil

Prepare this recipe the next time you go out with your family to BBQ. Grilled asparagus in foil is so simple, but it’s seasoned with just enough flavors to complement your chicken kabobs. It’s also so easy to clean up when you’re using foil to cook.

Add butter or drizzle with olive oil before closing the foil.

Grilled Asparagus in Foil
Grilled Asparagus in Foil is great way to eat asparagus. It is topped with seasonings then wrapped in foil to make an easy side dish.
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28. Glazed Grilled Carrots

Glazed grilled carrots are so tender and have a mild sweetness. The tender carrots are glazed with brown sugar. The smoky flavor also mixes well with chicken kabobs.

Glazed Grilled Carrots
Glazed Grilled Carrots is an easy side dish cooked to perfection on the grill.
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29. Roasted Zucchini and Squash

If you’re talking summer and BBQs, roasted zucchini and squash should never be missing. The vegetables are tender on the inside and the outside is seasoned to perfection. You can toss this on the grill and cook it there in a metal pan instead.

You can even squeeze fresh lemon juice over the top for added flavor.

Roasted Zucchini and Squash
Roasted zucchini and squash recipe is one of our favorite and easiest go to side dish recipes
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30. Dill Pickle Dip

Cover your chicken kabobs with this delicious dill pickle dip. It’s amazingly delicious even though it’s only made with 3 ingredients. Impress your family with this flavorful dip.

Dill Pickle Dip
This Dill Pickle Dip Recipe is delicious for dipping vegetables, chips or even crackers.
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31. Cheesy Potato Casserole

Cheesy potato casserole is the perfect staple dish for your chicken kabob. It has tons of cheese and creamy potatoes that will melt in your mouth. It’s so easy to make, so you should try this at your next BBQ.

Cheesy Potato Casserole
Cheesy potato casserole recipe is a super easy side dish and perfect for any holiday, family dinner and more.
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32. Campfire Potatoes

Campfire potatoes are the perfect outdoor potato dish. It’s a delicious side dish that can easily be made on the campfire or grill. The recipe has layers of potatoes, cheese, and bacon which are cooked to perfection.

You can even add in sweet potatoes.

Campfire Potatoes
If you are needing an easy side dish, make Campfire Potatoes.
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33. Grilled Zucchini Spears

Grilled zucchini spears are the perfect side dish you can try for summer. It’s easy, tasty, and low effort. Save even more time by cooking these together with the chicken kabobs on your BBQ grill.

Grilled Zucchini Spears
Get the grill ready and make these delicious Grilled Zucchini Spears.
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34. Garlic Mashed Potatoes

What’s better to serve with chicken kabobs other than some good old garlic mashed potatoes? It’s the perfect comfort food that’s creamy and starchy, and full of garlic flavor. Adding garlic to plain mashed potatoes changes it so much.

Garlic Mashed Potatoes
Jazz up plain potatoes with garlic for the best side dish.
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35. Grilled Vegetables in Foil Pack

Put a bunch of vegetables inside a foil pack to create a simple healthy side dish. Grilled vegetables in foil packs have the perfect seasoning and the foil makes them all so tender. You can use any vegetable for this versatile recipe.

This is one of our favorites to serve with kabobs. This foil packet makes my taste buds happy and a great option.

Grilled Vegetable Packet
Try making Grilled Vegetables Foil Pack for an easy and delicious side dish idea.
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Knowing what to serve with chicken kabobs will make this dish a hundred times better. These 35 side dish recipes that pair well with kabobs. Summer BBQ will never be plain and boring with these delicious side dishes for kabobs. #grillonadime #whattoservechickenkabobs #chickenkabobssidedishes

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