The tilapia recipes designated as most popular on AllRecipes.com are those that call for baking the fillet. The website includes over 40 recipes for baked tilapia fillets, as of December 2015.
Tilapia is a versatile fish that can be cooked by baking, frying, grilling, broiling or braising.
Dishes containing baked tilapia include tilapia tacos, Parmesan crusted tilapia, oven-fried tilapia and honey lime tilapia.
Popular broiled tilapia fillet recipes include tilapia with Thai coconut-curry sauce and broiled tilapia with tomato-caper salsa. Tilapia can be fried, as it is in pan-fried cornmeal-crusted tilapia. Other dishes using tilapia fillets include sautéed tilapia with lemon-peppercorn sauce and pan-seared tilapia with citrus vinaigrette.