15 Quesadilla Recipes Hardy Enough for a Meal

Homemade Quesadilla Recipes

While a cheesy quesadilla is delicious, there are many other ways to build one that will make them hardy enough for a meal. Grilled chicken, black beans, ground beef, steak, and veggies are just a few options. Get creative with the ingredients you have on hand and make a quesadilla for tonight’s dinner. If you’re looking for inspiration here are meal-worthy quesadilla.

Quesadillas {Chicken Fajita Style}

“The ultimate Quesadilla recipe! These are loaded with two kinds of gooey melted cheese and a flavorful, fajita style chicken and pepper filling. Talk about delicious Mexican comfort food everyone will go crazy for!” – Jaclyn

Cheesy Ground Beef Quesadillas

“Well seasoned ground beef, lots of ooey gooey cheese and a crispy golden brown exterior make these quesadillas simply irresistible! They’re sure to become a favourite in your home as they are in ours.” – Dawn

Vegetarian Quesadillas With Black Beans and Sweet Potato

“The BEST healthy Vegetarian Quesadillas for lunch, dinner or an appetizer. Filled with black beans, sweet potato, avocado and cheese you won’t even miss the meat!” – Caitlyn

Chicken, Bacon and Ranch Quesadillas

“Chicken, Bacon and Ranch Quesadillas are crispy on the outside and full of chopped chicken, crumbled bacon, green chiles, ranch dressing, and melted cheese. Serve them with salsa or pico de gallo for an awesome lunch or game day snack.” – Christin

The Best Shrimp Quesadillas

“A tasty mixture of spicy shrimp, sautéed onions & bell peppers, garlic, and melted cheese crisped in a tortilla. These quesadillas are simple and a delicious way to enjoy shrimp!” – Layla

Cheese Steak Quesadillas

“Sometimes I want something a little different from the normal Tex-Mex quesadilla. By changing up the filling, I can rotate quesadillas in and out even more. If you love steak or cheese steak sandwiches you will love this recipe!” – Lacie

Teriyaki Chicken Quesadilla

“Teriyaki chicken stuffed in a cheesy quesadilla…it doesn’t get much better than that! I love the sweet and tangy flavor of teriyaki especially on chicken. Wrap it in gooey, melty cheese and a buttery tortilla, and you have yourself an out of this world meal!” – Carrian and Cade

Cheesy BBQ Chicken Quesadillas

“BBQ Chicken Quesadillas are a fun twist on a delicious pizza! Stuffed with shredded chicken, lots of cheese, and BBQ sauce they’ll be the star of any party!” – Aubrey

Bang Bang Shrimp Quesadillas

“Shrimp, sweet & spicy bang bang sauce, cheese, and slaw all grilled between tortillas make these Bang Bang Shrimp Quesadillas the perfect meal or appetizer!” – Allyson

Greek Quesadillas

“All the best Greek favors come together in this EPIC cheesy quesadilla, topped with an easy homemade Greek yogurt tzatziki sauce!” – Chungah

Buffalo Chicken Quesadillas Recipe

“Buffalo chicken quesadilla recipe has all that you love about buffalo flavor with tons of cheese and tender chicken. Get dinner on the table in minutes with this delicious meal.” – Carrie

Sheet Pan Quesadillas

“A 10 ingredient dinner that can be prepped in just 10 minutes and feeds 10 people!??! Yes, friends, it’s true. And if you’re feeding a crowd, these sheet pan quesadillas are a MUST. They are WAYYYY better than your usual boring cheese and chicken quesadilla. These sheet pan quesadillas are loaded with all your favorite Mexican flavors but are a breeze to throw together!” – Kylie

Steak Fajita Quesadillas

“Steak Fajita Quesadillas are the perfect way to bring Mexican style cuisine to your kitchen. Upgrade to ribeye and make an easy fajita seasoning for fabulously tender and flavorful meat.” – Karyl

Cheeseburger Quesadillas

“Combine your two favorite foods into one with these Cheeseburger Quesadillas made with homemade burger sauce!” – Stephanie

BBQ Pork Quesadillas

“These easy BBQ Pork Quesadillas make a quick dinner recipe for busy weeknights!” – Kat & Melinda