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Lemon Dill Chicken Skewers are super simple weeknight meal to throw on the grill. Chicken marinated in lemon juice and zest, fresh dill, garlic, salt and pepper. Packed full of citrusy flavor.

Lemon Dill Chicken Skewers

Grilled Lemon Dill Chicken Skewers are super simple to make and perfect for easy summer grilling. Chicken marinated in lemon juice, lemon zest, fresh dill, salt and pepper. Grill for a few minutes and dinner is ready.
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword chicken skewers, lemon dill chicken
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Marinate time 1 hour
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 6 servings
Author Meg's Everyday Indulgence


  • 2 Tbsp. olive oil
  • 1 large lemon, zested and juiced
  • 1 clove garlic, finely minced
  • 2 Tbsp. fresh dill
  • 1 1/2 tsp. kosher salt
  • 1/4 tsp. pepper
  • 1 1/2-2 lbs. chicken thighs or breasts, cut into chunks


  • Whisk together olive oil, lemon juice, lemon zest, garlic, dill, salt and pepper. Add chicken to the marinade and stir until coated. Cover with plastic wrap and marinate in the refrigerator for an hour. 
  • Preheat grill to medium high heat. Thread the chicken onto skewers. Grill first side for 3 to 4 minutes. Flip and grill another 3 to 4 minutes.