Whether you're cooking beef, shrimp, or chicken fajitas, you're sure to find the perfect addition to your menu in this collection of recipes! Below are 22 amazing sides for fajitas that will complete your next meal!
While fajitas, with their succulent meat, caramelized onions, and tender bell peppers, could classify as a meal all by themselves, you may be looking for a side dish to serve along with them. There are plenty of Mexican side dishes that pair perfectly with fajitas. If you're hosting a fiesta or just serving fajitas for a weeknight dinner, adding a few sides will stretch out the vegetables and meat you'll need to provide.
Delicious Salsas & Guacamole
Let's start with salsas and guacamole because even if you just made one of these, that's all you'd really need to round out a meal of fajitas. Here are a few favorites!
Mexican Rice Options
A Mexican rice dish would be the perfect complement to your fajita dinner. Whether you go with authentic Mexican versions or the Chipotle restaurant copycat, you'll love every scoop!
What goes better with rice than beans? Add one of these delicious options to your menu!
Vegetable Sides & Salads
Adding another vegetable side dish or salad would also pair nicely with your fajitas! Try something with a different flavor or texture than the fajitas.
Gluten-free Tortilla Option
If you or a friend needs a gluten-free tortilla to enjoy those delicious fajitas, try this recipe!
Here's hoping you found some great ideas and inspiration for what side dishes to serve with your fajitas! Whether you stick with a simple salsa or spice it up with a savory rice dish or roasted potatoes, you're sure to have a delicious meal! Even though fajitas are the star, the sides are equally delicious!
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