Easy Air Fryer Cod

piece of breaded cod made in the air fryer

Panko-crusted cod with crispy golden crust and a flaky, tender inside; air fried to perfection.



  1. Prepare air fryer basket by spraying it with cooking spray.
  2. Season both sides of filets with ¾ teaspoon salt and lemon pepper seasoning.
  3. In a small bowl, mix breadcrumbs, parmesan cheese, garlic powder, and ¼ tsp salt.  
  4. Pour in melted butter and mix until combined.
  5. Press crust mixture onto both sides of filet and place them in your prepared air fryer basket.
  6. Air fry at 360ºF for 6-8 minutes on each side.  Cooking time will vary based on the thickness of the filets.