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greek chicken kabobs on a plate with tzatziki sauce

Greek Chicken Kabobs

Easy & delicious greek chicken kabobs made with a yummy, zesty greek marinade, red onion and three different types of bell peppers. Make these greek chicken kabobs on the grill or in the oven and serve them with a homemade greek yogurt tzatziki sauce! The perfect summer meal.

Course Dairy Free, Dinner, Gluten Free, Grain Free, Grilling, Paleo
Cuisine American
Keyword greek chicken kabobs
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 8 kabobs
Calories 213 kcal
Author Monique Volz of AmbitiousKitchen.com


  • For the chicken:
  • 1 pound boneless skinless chicken breast
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice (from about half a lemon)
  • 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • ½ teaspoon garlic powder (or 3 cloves minced garlic)
  • 1 teaspoon dijon mustard
  • ½ teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • For the kabobs:
  • 1 red bell pepper
  • 1 yellow bell pepper
  • 1 green bell pepper
  • 1 red onion


  1. Cut chicken into cubes, about 1 1/2 inches long, then place them in a large bowl. Add olive oil, lemon juice, dijon mustard, garlic powder, oregano, salt and pepper. Mix chicken together and let marinate in refrigerator for 15-30 minutes

  2. While chicken is marinating, cut red bell pepper, green bell pepper, yellow bell pepper and red onion into 2x2 inch pieces (to be skewered).

  3. Preheat grill to medium-high heat.
  4. Place peppers, onions and chicken pieces onto a skewer, leaving a small space in between each ingredient and alternating ingredients as desired. You should be able to get about 8 skewers total.
  5. Grill skewers for 8-10 minutes on each side, or until meat is cooked through and vegetables are tender.
  6. Serve kabobs with tzatziki sauce and whatever else you’d like (potatoes, rice, quinoa are all great options). Serves 4, 2 kabobs each.

Recipe Notes

If using wooden skewers, make sure to soak them for 15 minutes before cooking; this is to prevent burning in the oven or on the grill.

See the full post for instructions on how to cook these kabobs in the oven.

Nutrition Facts
Greek Chicken Kabobs
Amount Per Serving (2 kabobs)
Calories 213 Calories from Fat 87
% Daily Value*
Fat 9.7g15%
Saturated Fat 1.5g9%
Carbohydrates 9.8g3%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 3.4g4%
Protein 24.8g50%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.