10 Top-Rated Chicken Fajitas for Family Dinners
When perfectly seared and seasoned, chicken fajitas are an irresistible, completely customizable Tex-Mex dish. These top-rated chicken fajitas recipes, each having 4.5 stars or higher, are sure to be new favorites. The beauty of fajitas is their versatility; you can use different cuts like chicken breasts or thighs, stuff them into tortillas or top on salads, and make them on a sheet pan, in the slow cooker, or a classic iron skillet. No matter which method you choose, each of these chicken fajitas recipes are packed with bold flavor.
Spicy Chicken Fajitas
Marinated in a combination of soy sauce, lime juice, honey, and jalapeños, these chicken fajitas check off all the boxes for salty, sour, sweet, and spicy. You can make this dish on the grill, or keep it indoors with a quick roast under the broiler.
Chicken Pineapple Fajitas
Pineapple adds a sweet and tropical tone to traditional fajitas in this unique recipe. The sugar in the jerk seasoning helps the chicken caramelize and lightly blacken for that distinct fajita flavor.
Easy Chicken and Bell Pepper Fajitas
When you want a classic chicken fajita plate, this is the recipe for you. Use a trio of bell pepper colors — red, yellow, and green — for a vibrant dish.
Easy Slow Cooker Chicken Fajitas
For this simple recipe all you need are a few pantry staples and chicken breast to create a dinner the whole family will love. Simply start the slow cooker in the morning, and all you'll need to do is set out a table with tortillas and toppings for everyone to DIY their own fajitas at dinner.
Sheet Pan Chicken Fajitas
It doesn't get much easier than this one-dish dinner. "We have this once a week," says reviewer alexandria. "It is the easiest, tastiest recipe of all time."
Garlic Onion Chicken Fajitas with Lime
Orange and lime juice marinade both tenderizes the chicken and infuse it with flavor. "This was a different taste than I would normally expect from fajitas but they were very good," says HappySchmoopies. "The citrus gave the vegetables and chicken a bright fresh flavor."
Oven-Baked Chicken Fajitas
When it's too rainy to grill, or you just don't have one on-hand, the oven is here to save the day. Using pre-made fajita mix means you can easily throw this dinner together in under an hour.
Grilled Tequila-Lime Chicken Fajitas
A tequila-lime marinade is the secret behind these decadently juicy chicken fajitas. This recipe is delicious served on a skewer, or tucked into a tortilla.
Slow Cooker Chicken Fajitas
Forgot to defrost your chicken? No worries, this recipe actually starts with frozen chicken breasts. Throw them in with veggies, salsa, and spices, then let the slow cooker do all the work.
Grilled Chicken Fajita Salad
Get all the taste of fajitas without any added carbs by whipping up this light salad recipe. Grilled chicken and veggies are layered up on a bed of lettuce, served with lime wedges on the side for seasoning.