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Oven Baked Bacon
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5 from 7 votes

Crispy Oven Baked Bacon

Baking bacon in the oven is the best way to make crispy bacon! Use this easy recipe to make perfect bacon every time.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: American
Keyword: baking bacon in the oven, best way to cook bacon, crispy bacon, how to make bacon in the oven, oven baked bacon
Servings: 4


  • Baking sheet
  • Parchment paper
  • Oven baking rack (optional)


  • 6-12 slices bacon


  • Preheat oven to 400F. Let oven sit at 400F for 10 minutes.
  • Line two rimmed baking sheets with parchment paper. For crispier bacon, place an oven safe baking rack on top of the parchment paper.
  • Arrange bacon on top and bake until bacon is crisped to your liking, about 15 minutes for regular cut bacon and 22-24 minutes for thick-cut bacon