10 of the Best Quick & Easy Egg Sandwich Recipe Ideas


10 of the Best Easy Egg Sandwich Recipe Ideas

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Egg sandwiches are filling, tasty and a breeze to make. Those great attributes aside, one other wonderful thing about egg sandwiches is the myriad of ways in which you can make them.

Chop up some hard-boiled eggs, whip up a batch of fluffy scrambled eggs, or perfectly poach an egg or two. Perhaps you’re more in the mood for fried eggs done over easy over eggs or deliciously sunny side up. No matter how you prefer your eggs, they never fail as an excellent, affordable and easy to prepare protein source that everyone in your family can enjoy!

Here are 10 awesome egg sandwich recipes for you to try.

  1. Simple Homemade Egg Salad Sandwich

“Yum!” mommyoffour

These simple sandwiches are a sure hit. Mix mayonnaise into finely chopped hard boiled eggs. Add in relish, mustard and pepper and then mix some more. Serve on plain bread, toast or rolls – whichever you prefer, with a topping of lettuce leaves. Call everyone to the table and dig in!

Prep time: 5 minutes          

Cook time: 10 minutes

Total time: 15 minutes



  1. French Egg and Bacon Sandwich

“Great recipe - perfect marriage of sweet and salty!” Jillian

French toast sandwich, anyone? Make simple French toast by dipping slices of bread into beaten egg and frying them in a lightly oiled pan. Keep them warm as you fry slices of bacon and then fry more eggs in a little of the rendered bacon fat. Arrange your sandwich with toast, fried egg, bacon and another slice of toast. Serve with a topping of maple syrup. Bacon, eggs and maple syrup – perfect!

Prep time: 5 minutes          

Cook time: 15 minutes

Total time: 20 minutes



  1. Salmon and Egg Wraps with Mustard Mayo

“Really delicious and healthy.” liza_ashley

Munch away at this tasty treat while you decide whether to join in on the great debate of whether a wrap is indeed a sandwich. Add finely chopped red onion to a mixture of mayonnaise and mustard. Spread the onion mixture over a large wrap add sliced smoked salmon, sliced hard-boiled egg and baby spinach. Roll it tightly and serve with more of the mayonnaise and mustard mixture. Wrap or sandwich – who cares? Just grab another one!

Total time: 20 minutes


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  1. Ham Salad

Egg salads certainly make yummy sandwich filling. Get a bowl and mix together some diced ham, chopped hard-boiled egg, sweet pickle relish, mayonnaise and minced green onion, minced celery, minced red bell pepper and chopped fresh parsley. Include some Dijon mustard and lemon juice for extra flavor and season this delicious spread with salt, pepper and cayenne. Use on bread, bun or roll of your choice to make an absolutely tasty sandwich!

Total time: 10 minutes


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  1. Italian Egg Sandwich

“This was an easy, great light dinner!” Mich hearts Veggies

Just 10 minutes to YUM! Crack an egg into a little heated oil, add salt and pepper then cover it and leave it to cook sunny side up. Toast a slice of bread, rub it with a clove of garlic and sprinkle Parmesan cheese on top. Add some drained marinara sauce and the egg. This delightful recipe also comes with a Simple Tomato Sauce recipe for you to try.

Prep time: 5 minutes          

Cook time: 5 minutes

Total time: 10 minutes



  1. Egg Salad and Cucumber Sandwiches

"Wonderful recipe!”  macystyle

Here’s a good way to use up leftover hard-boiled eggs. Stir together some chopped red onion, mayonnaise, sour cream, Dijon mustard, salt and pepper. Add chopped hard-boiled eggs and combine gently. Set it aside while you toss some cucumber slices and dill. Use the egg mixture to top slices of toast then add some cucumber slices before finishing off your sandwich with another slice of toast. Mmm … those cucumbers do the trick!

Total time: 15 minutes



  1. Microwave Egg Sandwich with Cheddar and Avocado

“I love this sandwich!” Anniee

This is a quick microwave sandwich for any busy morning. Spray the inside of a microwave-safe bowl or cup with cooking spray (you may also use oil or butter). Add eggs, salt, freshly ground black pepper and a little water. Mix it all together with a fork then microwave it until solid egg appears. Stir and microwave some more until the eggs puff up. Add grated cheddar cheese and microwave again to let the egg set and the cheese melt. Use the mixture to top a slice of toast, add avocado and a drizzle of hot sauce or pesto and close your sandwich with another slice of toast. Serve and enjoy!

Total time: 5 minutes



  1. Open-Faced Sandwiches with Mushrooms and Fried Eggs

“Really good!!!” stellacorona

Want a fancy (and easy) breakfast sandwich to impress overnight guests? Sauté thinly sliced shallots in heated oil before adding sliced cremini mushrooms to cook until tender. Add some dry white wine, freshly ground black pepper and salt. Stir it as it boils and allow most of the liquid to evaporate. Remove it from the pan and keep it warm as you sauté more shallots. Set them aside, as well.

Spread pesto on one side of a slice of bread, top it with grated fresh Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese and broil it until the cheese melts. Keep it warm while you fry an egg sunny side up. Compose your sandwich with a slice of the bread topped with tomato slices, mushroom mixture and an egg. Serve each sandwich with a sprinkle of shallots, pepper and chopped fresh basil. Wonderful and impressive!

Total time: 25 minutes



  1. Egg and Smoked Salmon Open Breakfast Sandwich

“Made this for breakfast this morning... delicious!”  ironsidek 

Fluffy scrambled eggs are perfect in this sandwich. Combine crème fraîche and finely grated lemon zest. You may add some lemon juice, salt and pepper, if you wish then set it aside. Beat eggs and season them with salt and pepper before setting aside a small amount of the eggs. Scramble the larger portion of eggs in some melted butter with a sprinkle of finely chopped fresh chives and tarragon leaves. When the eggs are just set, add the reserved beaten egg, stir and cook some more before seasoning it with salt and pepper. Create your sandwich by topping the toasted half of an English muffin with the crème fraîche mixture. Add slices of smoked salmon and some scrambled egg before garnishing with ore chives and tarragon.Yummy!

Total time: 15 minutes



  1. Curried Egg and Cress Sandwiches

“They were a hit at my high tea.” daisydays

Here’s a simple curried egg sandwich with a bold flavor profile. Mash hard-boiled eggs with mayonnaise and curry powder. Add chopped parsley and salt then stir some more. Butter slices of bread and top them with the egg mixture, some mustard cress and another slice of bread. For presentation, slice away the crusts and cut each sandwich in quarters. A substitution of arugula (rocket leaves) works well if you can’t locate mustard cress.

Total time: 20 minutes


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