Lemon Chicken Orzo Soup Recipe


Lemon Chicken Orzo Soup is a light, flavorful, and comforting dish that’s perfect for any time of the year. This Mediterranean-inspired soup features tender chicken, orzo pasta, and a bright lemony broth that will warm you up and lift your spirits. It’s easy to make and packed with nutritious ingredients, making it an ideal choice for a wholesome meal.


  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 medium onion, diced
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 medium carrots, diced
  • 2 celery stalks, diced
  • 6 cups chicken broth
  • 1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breasts or thighs
  • 1 cup orzo pasta
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 2 bay leaves
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 large lemon (juice and zest)
  • 2 cups fresh spinach or kale, chopped
  • Fresh parsley, chopped (for garnish)



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