There is nothing better than using leftover food to make a new meal in just a few minutes. Dinner ideas leftovers is a welcome treat on a busy weeknight.

Quick and Easy Leftover Meat Quesadillas

Super quick and easy recipe idea using up the leftovers in your fridge. Save dinner tonight!

Course Main Course
Cuisine Mexican
Keyword quesadillas
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 1
Author Christina


  • 1 T Butter
  • 1/4 c leftover meat
  • 1/4 c shredded cheese
  • 2 tortillas (flour or corn)


  1. Heat up your skillet and add butter.

  2. Cook until melted

  3. Place tortilla on skillet

  4. Sprinkle on meat and cheese

  5. Spread sauce on other tortilla

  6. Lay on top

  7. Cook until the bottom of the tortilla is lightly browned and nice and crispy

  8. Flip quesadilla and cook until second side is crispy