Easy Chicken Fajitas Recipe-13
4.25 from 4 votes

Easy Chicken Fajitas Recipe

You can make these easy chicken fajitas in under 20 minutes. Is so simple and crazy delish.

Course dinner, lunch
Cuisine Mexican
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 4 Servings
Calories 436 kcal
Author Blondelish


  • 1 Tbsp olive oil
  • 700g (1 1/2 lbs) chicken thighs skinless, boneless, sliced
  • 3 bell peppers red, yellow, green
  • 1 large red onion sliced
  • 10 flour or corn tortillas
  • 1 lime cut into wedges
  • a small handful of fresh cilantro chopped
  • 1/4 cup sour cream
  • 1 avocado sliced (optional)
  • 1 jalapeno thinly sliced

Chicken Fajitas Seasoning Recipe

  • 1 Tbsp cayenne pepper
  • 1 Tbsp paprika
  • 1 Tbsp garlic powder
  • 1 Tbsp cumin
  • 1 Tbsp dried oregano
  • 1/2 Tbsp sea salt
  • 1/4 Tbsp fresh ground pepper


  1. Heat oil in a large cast iron pan over medium heat.

  2. Add chicken and 1 Tbsp of fajita seasoning, then cook for about 6-8 minutes, stirring every minute or so.

  3. Once the chicken is cooked through and golden brown, bring it to the side of the pan to make space for the veggies. 

  4. Add peppers, onion, juice of 1 lime and sprinkle with 1 tsp of seasoning. Cook for about 3-4 minutes, then toss well to combine.

  5. Spoon the chicken, onions, and peppers into warm tortillas. Squeeze lime juice and garnish with sliced jalapeno, sour cream, and cilantro. 

    Serve and enjoy!

Recipe Notes


*I like crunchy veggies, but if you like them soft and tender then you will need to sautee them longer.

Nutrition Facts
Easy Chicken Fajitas Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 436 Calories from Fat 171
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 19g 29%
Saturated Fat 4g 20%
Cholesterol 7mg 2%
Sodium 1412mg 59%
Potassium 761mg 22%
Total Carbohydrates 58g 19%
Dietary Fiber 9g 36%
Sugars 9g
Protein 9g 18%
Vitamin A 88.5%
Vitamin C 158.9%
Calcium 15.7%
Iron 29.8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.