Steak fajitas with kiwi salsa recipe

6 easy fajita recipes for kids

Want to get the children cooking? Let them assemble their very own fajita with one of our recipes

6 easy fajita recipes for kids

Looking to get the kids into the kitchen? Want to teach the children some easy yet fun and creative ways of cooking? We've rounded up some of our top fajita recipes that are kid-friendly*, easy to achieve and packed full of flavour.

Try our melt-in-the-mouth slow cooker recipe for tender chicken with colourful peppers, or our vibrant veggie version with beans. Get the whole family involved and build your own fajita for a quick and easy midweek dinner.

*Children should always be supervised in the kitchen, especially when using knives and other sharp tools or components, and when using the oven or hob or handling hot food. Remember to wash your hands before and after preparing food.


Steak fajitas with kiwi salsa

The super-fresh and zingy sweet-and-sour dressing cuts through the richness of the lightly spiced beef. Try our simple yet delicious wraps, ready in just 20 minutes.


Slow cooker chicken fajitas

Combining the ingredients in one pot speeds up both preparation and washing-up. With minimal prep, these tasty fajitas are a great way to get the kids involved! Let them help you to shred the tender cooked chicken, then fill and roll the wraps.

Tex-Mex bean fajitas

Let older kids practise their slicing and dicing skills, then everyone can have fun assembling their own wrap! These fajitas are piled high with spoonfuls of chopped veg and beans – perfect for a veggie midweek meal.


Chicken and mixed pepper fajitas

Serve the wraps and fillings separately for a ‘build it yourself’ dinner – the kids will love getting stuck in! Filled with subtly spiced piri piri chicken, sweet peppers, avocado and creamy coleslaw, these fajitas are vibrant, tasty and super-quick to make.

Smoky bean fajitas

Get the whole family involved and make up your own fajita wraps with this easy recipe. Serve with extra chilli if you like your food with a kick, or finish with a cooling, zesty yogurt for extra creamy flavour.


Smoky Mexican fajitas

These quick fajitas are a great way to use up any meat leftovers from your epic weekend roast, and they will taste great with guacamole and salsa on the side. With not many ingredients and ready in just 10 mins, our recipe is a simple way to get kids practising their kitchen skills.

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