Side Dishes for Fajitas – Who loves fajitas!? We do! Cook up your favorite protein with a fajita marinade, sauté some sweet bell peppers & onions (aka Fajita Veggies), and toss it all in a warm tortilla with all of your favorite toppings… there is nothing better!
But what do you serve with them? Great question! We are here to bring you a complete list of 10 Side Dishes for Fajitas that everyone will love! All of these are definitely on regular rotation at our house with all of our favorite fajita recipes!
The Best Fajita Recipes
If you are looking for an easy fajita recipe, we have got you covered! One of our all-time favorites are our Steak Fajitas (Chili Lime Steak Fajitas) or toss them with some cilantro lime rice to make a Steak Fajita Bowl. Both are delicious and made with a flank steak that has been marinated in our homemade fajita marinade and fresh fajita veggies that were sautéed with our own fajita seasoning!
If steak isn’t your thing, then you should definitely try our Slow Cooker Chicken Fajitas. Another great option and this one you can just set-it-and-forget-it!
Complete List Of Delicious Side Dishes for Fajitas
Delicious Corn Salsa
Corn Salsa – A fresh and colorful salsa made with plump corn, zesty onion, juice of lime and lemon, and a whole slew of other colorful veggies. Add this salsa to your next appetizer spread or serve it alongside your favorite Mexican inspired dish.
Cilantro Lime Rice
Cilantro Lime Rice is an easy, flavorful side dish that goes perfectly with so many things! Perfect for fajitas, burritos, burrito bowls, tacos and rice bowls. Easily comes together and perfect to make ahead of time!
Homemade Fresh Guacamole
Fresh Guacamole – It isn’t summer without an amazing fresh guacamole whipped up!
Mango Pineapple Salsa
Mango Pineapple Salsa – a simple and refreshing homemade salsa that is perfect for scooping with tortilla chips or tossing on your favorite tacos! The whole family will love this sweet and savory combo. Perfect for summer!
Mexican Street Corn Salad
Mexican Street Corn Salad – this amazing side dish is full of flavor and is a great addition for any meal all summer long! It is delicious on its own or you can add it to some tacos and take them to the next level!
Blender Salsa (Quick + Easy)
Blender Salsa is possibly the easiest recipe ever! Just dump your ingredients in your blender, pulse and you are good to go. Such a great way to use up any extra tomatoes laying around. So fresh and packed with flavor.
Vegan Queso Dip is a delicious, dairy-free version of your favorite appetizer! Made with cashews and nutritional yeast to create that “cheesy” taste, plus so many amazing seasonings to tie it all together. Combine with some tomatoes, green chiles and top with fresh cilantro and jalapeno!
Cilantro Lime Cauliflower Rice
Cilantro Lime Cauliflower Rice is an easy and delicious addition you can add to so many different meals. It is Whole30 compatible and Paleo and is so light and refreshing! We love serving it with Grilled Shrimp, Burrito Bowls and Sesame Ginger Salmon. Such a great way to take your regular cauliflower rice to the next level!
Salsa Rice – a simple, yet flavorful side dish recipe for salsa rice that is perfect for pairing with any Mexican-inspired main dish! The whole family is going to love this one!
Easy Mexican Street Corn
Mexican Street Corn – this amazing side dish is full of flavor and is a great addition to any meal all summer long! It will take your grilled sweet corn to the next level!
The Best Cauliflower Rice
How to Make Cauliflower Rice – a go-to recipe that is the perfect pairing for so many meals! This is a must-make, especially if you are someone who tends to eat a lot of Whole30 and Paleo meals. Easy, step-by-step instructions (I have included TWO methods for you!) and lots of tips and tricks so your cauliflower rice turns out amazing every time!
What Toppings Should I Add To My Fajitas
There are so many great options! We love to top our fajitas and fajita bowls with our cilantro lime sauce, fresh cilantro, homemade guacamole, sour cream, corn salsa, sliced jalapeños, pico de gallo (or blender salsa), black beans, & lime wedges for a fresh squeeze of lime juice! It’s nice to have a variety of options and then everyone can top them any way they want.
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