Bacon Pasta (30 Minute Weeknight Meal)

Easy Bacon Pasta

Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
20 mins
Total Time
30 mins

Quick and easy bacon pasta recipe, made with simple ingredients in 1 pot and just 30 minutes on stovetop. Many flavor variations also included for this easy weeknight meal. 

Servings: 4 People
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Calories: 703 kcal
Author: Abeer


  • 1 pound Spaghetti
  • 10 Strips Bacon Roughly chopped
  • 4 tsp Oil
  • 4 tbsp Garlic Finely minced
  • 3/4 tsp Red chili flakes Optional
  • Salt To taste
  • Pepper To taste
  • 1 tbsp Lemon juice Optional


  1. Boil spaghetti in salted water, as per package instructions. Keep aside.

  2. In the same nonstick pot, add 1 tsp oil and heat over medium heat. Cook bacon until almost cooked.

  3. Add 2 tsp oil, garlic, red chili flakes and cook for a few minutes until garlic becomes golden brown and bacon is nice and crispy. 

  4. Add boiled spaghetti, lemon juice salt and pepper and mix everything together. Enjoy!

Recipe Notes

Nutrition Facts
Easy Bacon Pasta
Amount Per Serving
Calories 703 Calories from Fat 252
% Daily Value*
Fat 28g43%
Saturated Fat 7g35%
Cholesterol 36mg12%
Sodium 378mg16%
Potassium 393mg11%
Carbohydrates 88g29%
Fiber 3g12%
Sugar 3g3%
Protein 22g44%
Vitamin A 130IU3%
Vitamin C 4mg5%
Calcium 41mg4%
Iron 1.9mg11%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.