23 Father's Day Dinner Ideas He'll Love, So Fire Up the Grill

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If you're looking for a delicious meal to impress Dad this Father's Day, try one of these 23 show-stopping recipes. From apps, to mains, to desserts, there really is nothing the grill can't do. So fire up those coals!

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1. Grilled Jerk Chicken Cutlets with Mango Salsa

The cinnamon and spicy cayenne flavors in the jerk seasoning pair magically with juicy, zesty mango.

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2. Grilled Flank Steak with Lemon-Herb Sauce

And just think of that marinating time as a built-in cocktail hour. (It is summer, after all.)

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3. Grilled Cheese Crostini

It just so happens that our favorite carb and the grill get along nicely.

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4. Salmon Burgers

A new twist on an old classic.

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5. Grilled Sticky Honey-Sriracha Drumsticks with Slaw

These grilled sticky honey-sriracha drumsticks will be a guaranteed hit

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6. The Ultimate Grilled Chicken Sandwich

Once you put frizzled onions on a sandwich, you’ll never settle for lettuce and tomato again.

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7. Mini Lobster Rolls

Combining our three favorite things in life: lobster, butter and fresh herbs.

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8. Honey-Lime Chicken and Veggies in Foil

So tender and juicy and best of all, no dishes.

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9. Grilled Corn with Spicy Aioli

Eat three. You have our permission.

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10. Cheaters Grilled Whole Chicken and Vegetables

We’re always on the hunt for easy ways to cook a whole bird.

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11. Grilled Flatbread Pizza with Artichoke, Ricotta and Lemon

Use store-bought flatbread, for the crispest thin-crust pizza you’ll ever taste—no kneading necessary.

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12. Chicken Kebabs with Garlic Lemon Yogurt

Although the recipe calls for just a few ingredients, she kicks the flavor up a notch by marinating the chicken in baharat, a Middle Eastern spice blend.

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13. Summer Chipotle Chicken Cobb Salad

In-season strawberries and fresh corn are hard to beat.

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14. Grilled Lemon Garlic Zucchini

They call it “summer squash” for a reason. Put it on the grill, stat.

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15. Grilled Curried Chicken Thighs

How to make your chicken stand out from the crowd? Bring on the spices.

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16. Grilled Parmesan Asparagus

The perfect vehicle for cheese.

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17. Grilled Asian-inspired Steak Skewers

Because dinner’s always better on a stick.

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18. Teriyaki Cauliflower Steaks with Asian Gremolata

If there were a side-dish beauty pageant, this one would take the crown.

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19. Grilled Peach, Chicken and Ricotta Pizza

Yep, pizza at a cookout. Don’t knock it 'til you’ve tried it.

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20. Chipotle Chicken Lettuce Wraps

The contrast between cool lettuce and charred chicken makes it worth lighting up the grill. Use iceberg for the crispiest crunch.

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21. Grilled Pineapple Split Sundae with Cherry Sauce

This grilled pineapple sundae is not only decadent but also downright gorgeous.

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22. Grilled Angel Food Cake with Blueberry Sauce

It’s OK to start with a store-bought angel food cake (really).

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