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a stack of golden brown quesadillas with melted cheese

Ham and Cheese Breakfast Quesadilla

Ham and Cheese Breakfast Quesadilla are loaded with diced ham, hard boiled eggs, and plenty of gooey chees! This is a hearty on the go breakfast for super busy mornings!
Course Breakfast
Cuisine American
Keyword #Quick and Easy Breakfast, Breakfast Recipe, Brunch, Ham and Egg Quesadilla, Hard Boiled Egg Recipes, Leftover Ham, Portable Breakfast, Quesadilla, Tortillas
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes


  • 2 flour torrtillas
  • 1 Tbsp. butter
  • 2 eggs hard boiled
  • 1/2 c. ham diced
  • 1/2-1 c. cheese grated

Optional Add Ins

  • mushrooms, peppers, onions sauteed

Optional for serving with

  • sour cream, salsa, chopped lettuce
  • green onions, or parsely for garnish


  • Melt butter in a skillet over medium heat.
  • Lay one tortilla in skillet. Sprinkle grated cheese, ham, and eggs over tortilla. Then sprinkle another layer of cheese on. Top with remaining tortilla.
  • Fry in skillet until tortilla is golden brown. Carefully flip tortilla. Let me know if you figure out how to do this without spilling all the yummy inside ingredients! If you do spill...just scoop them up and put them back inside the tortilla!
  • Continue cooking until second side is golden brown. 
  • Remove to a cutting board and cut into wedges.
  • Serve warm! Garnish as desired