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The Very Best Fish Recipe Ever

This very best fish recipe ever is savory, creamy and quick. It works with almost any type of fish. It's sure to become a family favorite!

Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword The Very Best Fish Recipe Ever
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 6 servings


  • 3/4 cup shredded Parmesan cheese
  • 1/3 cup butter, softened (plus more for greasing dish)
  • 1/4 cup mayonnaise
  • 3 TBSP lemon juice
  • 1/4 cup chopped green onions
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp black pepper
  • 2 tsp freeze dried dill (optional)
  • 2 dashes Tabasco sauce
  • 2 lbs skinless fish (halibut, tilapia, flounder, mahi mahi, salmon, or cod all work great)


  1. Pre-heat the oven broiler; Grease 9x13" baking dish with thin coat of butter.

  2. Mix together Parmesan cheese, butter, mayo, lemon juice, green onion, salt, pepper, dill, & Tabasco in small bowl until well blended.

  3. Arrange fish in a single layer in baking dish.

  4. Broil fish for 8 minutes or until it flakes with a fork.

  5. Remove from oven and carefully spread Parmesan mixture over top. Broil 2 additional minutes, or until bubbly and lightly browned.