Sheet Pan Fajitas: Quick Weeknight Dinner

Sheet Pan Fajitas: Quick Weeknight Dinner

Transform your weeknight dinner routine with these delectable Sheet Pan Fajitas. This recipe is designed to deliver a burst of flavors with minimal effort, making it the perfect choice for busy weeknights. The combination of tender chicken, vibrant bell peppers, and onions tossed in a savory blend of spices will have your taste buds dancing.


  • 1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breasts, thinly sliced
  • 3 bell peppers (red, green, and yellow), thinly sliced
  • 1 large onion, thinly sliced
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 teaspoons chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon cumin
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Tortillas, for serving
  • Optional toppings: sour cream, guacamole, salsa, shredded cheese


  1. Preheat the oven to 400°F (200°C).
  2. In a large mixing bowl, combine the chicken slices, bell peppers, and onions.
  3. In a small bowl, mix together the olive oil, chili powder, cumin, paprika, garlic powder, salt, and pepper.
  4. Drizzle the spice mixture over the chicken and vegetables. Toss until everything is evenly coated.
  5. Spread the chicken and vegetable mixture evenly on a sheet pan.
  6. Bake in the preheated oven for 20-25 minutes, or until the chicken is cooked through and the vegetables are tender.
  7. While the fajitas are baking, warm the tortillas according to package instructions.
  8. Remove the sheet pan from the oven and serve the fajitas in warm tortillas.
  9. Top with your favorite optional toppings and enjoy!

Preparation time: 10 minutes

Serves 4

These Sheet Pan Fajitas are a quick and easy weeknight dinner solution, bringing the flavors of a sizzling fajita platter to your own kitchen. The oven does most of the work, leaving you with a delicious, fuss-free meal. Perfectly seasoned chicken, colorful bell peppers, and onions combine to create a meal that’s both tasty and visually appealing. Serve it up in warm tortillas with your favorite toppings for a satisfying dinner that’s sure to become a family favorite.

Nutritional information (per serving):

  • Calories: 320
  • Protein: 25g
  • Carbohydrates: 20g
  • Fiber: 4g
  • Fat: 16g

Complete your weeknight with these Sheet Pan Fajitas, making dinner effortless and delicious. With simple prep and easy cleanup, this recipe will become a regular on your menu. Enjoy the wonderful flavors and the family gathering around the table for this delightful meal.