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Grilled tilapia on a dish with tomatoes

Grilled Tilapia

Grilled tilapia is the perfect excuse to fire up your outdoor grill. This recipe is super easy and packed full of great flavor.
Course Main Course, seafood
Cuisine American
Keyword grilled tilapia
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 4 servings
Calories 281kcal
Author Natalya Drozhzhin



  • Slice lemon into half rings. Butter into small chunks.
    Ingredient for the grilled tilapia
  • Make small incisions on tilapia. Season all sides generously. Stuff it with butter and lemon slices.
    Tilapia on a grill
  • Grill tilapia at 450 °F for about 5 minutes on each side. Depending on the size of the fish, you may need to grill longer.
    Grilled tilapia on a dish with tomatoes


Calories: 281kcal | Carbohydrates: 5g | Protein: 35g | Fat: 15g | Saturated Fat: 8g | Cholesterol: 116mg | Sodium: 3679mg | Potassium: 588mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 355IU | Vitamin C: 29mg | Calcium: 34mg | Iron: 1mg