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grilled lemon butter asparagus on a plate with sliced lemons

Lemon Butter Grilled Asparagus Recipe

Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
Servings: 4
Calories: 76kcal
Grilled Asparagus is the best simple and healthy side dish! It's covered in lemon butter and grilled to perfection. Lemon Asparagus is favorite summer vegetable recipe, made in minutes. Best side dish ever!
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  • 1 pound fresh asparagus washed with the ends cut off
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter melted
  • 1/4 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • salt and pepper to taste


  • Mix together the melted butter and lemon juice. Pour into a large ziplock bag and add in the asparagus. Make sure all of the asparagus is coated in the butter mixture.
  • Place in the fridge for about 30 minutes before grilling.
  • When ready to grill, heat grill to medium high (about 400-450 degrees F) and brush with canola oil.
  • Add the asparagus directly to the grill and grill for 7-10 minutes, flipping once.
  • When fully cooked, remove from the grill and season with salt and pepper to taste.
  • Serve hot. Enjoy!


Calories: 76kcal | Carbohydrates: 5g | Protein: 2g | Fat: 5g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Cholesterol: 15mg | Sodium: 3mg | Potassium: 244mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 1030IU | Vitamin C: 12.2mg | Calcium: 27mg | Iron: 2.4mg