Air Fryer Frittata Omelette

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If you’re craving a delicious Sunday brunch dish, you should try making this air fryer frittata omelette. It tastes amazing! This dish features a crispy exterior with a fluffy interior that’s packed full of veggies and cheesy goodness. It’s soooo good!

Air fryer frittata

Air Fryer Frittata Omelette

I love to make frittatas for breakfast so I decided to try and cook it in the air fryer to see if it changed the texture or flavors—it didn’t! It was just as yummy as when I make it in the oven but I felt it was faster to cook this way.

Don’t have an air fryer? That’s okay! You can easily transfer this recipe to cook it in the oven. Follow the instructions on how to make an oven-baked egg frittata in this post!

If you don’t own an air fryer and want to buy one, click here for the model I recommend.

a bite of veggie frittata

How To Make A Fritatta In The Air Fryer

Before you start cooking, make sure to spray the bottom and sides of a baking dish that fits inside the air fryer with some cooking spray (I used the 7-inch springform pan that fits into both my Air Fryer and Instant Pot).

After you are done prepping, place the baking dish inside the air fryer basket.

In a separate bowl, mix the eggs, your choice of vegetables, salt, pepper, and the shredded cheese.

combining the ingredients to make egg frittata in the air fryer

Once all of the ingredients have been combined, pour the egg mixture into the baking dish. Sprinkle the remaining shredded cheese over the top.

placing the baking dish to cook frittata omelette in air fryer

Cook the frittata in the air fryer at 360 degrees for about 20 minutes or until the egg mixture is set.

air fried frittata omelette

Additions And Substitutions For Frittata

Just because I made my frittata this way, doesn’t mean you have to. That’s the best part of this recipe. It’s literally a blank canvas where you can add whatever ingredients you want!

crispy frittata with vegetables and cheese

Here are some additions or substitutions I highly recommend:


These are some of my favorite chopped veggies to add the frittata omelette!

  • Broccoli
  • White onions
  • Green onions
  • Tri-colored bell peppers
  • Tomatoes

a slice of air fried frittata


For this recipe, I went ahead and used whichever shredded cheese I had in the fridge but you can easily swap it out for any of these cheeses!

  • Cheddar
  • Pepper jack
  • Colby
  • Mozzarella
  • Swiss
  • Gruyere

air fryer frittata

What To Serve With Air Fried Frittata

This crispy air fryer frittata is absolutely delicious on its own but when I want to make a nice breakfast, I love to go full out! I’ll pair the veggie frittata with a nice refreshing salad packed with lettuce spring mix, cherry tomatoes, and a light lemon vinaigrette.

Air Fryer Frittata with shredded cheese

Now, sometimes, I like to add a classic American breakfast spin and serve my egg frittata with some:

However you serve it, it’s a super yummy breakfast option!

cooked egg frittata on a white plate

More Delicious Air Fryer Recipes

If you loved this air fried frittata omelette recipe, check out some of my other air fryer recipes!

These are some of my favorite recipes to make to date:

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Air Fryer Fritatta Omelette

This air fryer fritatta is amazing! If you enjoy perfect omelettes, you are going to love making this air fryer fritatta for breakfast!
Prep Time5 minutes
Cook Time20 minutes
Total Time25 minutes
Course: Breakfast
Cuisine: American
Keyword: air fryer eggs, air fryer frittata, air fryer omelette
Cooking Method: Air Fryer
Diet: Gluten-Free, Keto / Low-Carb, Paleo, Vegetarian
Servings: 2
Calories: 214kcal


  • 4 eggs
  • 1/2 cup shredded cheese
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped vegetables for example white or green onion, bell pepper, broccoli
  • 1/8 tsp salt
  • 1/8 tsp pepper

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  • Spray the bottom and sides of the baking dish that fits inside the air fryer with cooking spray (I use the 7-inch springform pan that fits into both my Air Fryer and Instant Pot). Put the baking dish inside the air fryer basket.
  • In a bowl, mix the eggs, vegetables, salt, pepper and 1/4 cup of shredded cheese.
  • Pour the egg mixture into the baking dish. Sprinkle the remaining 1/4 cup of shredded cheese on top.
  • Cook frittata in the air fryer at 360F for 20 minutes, or until set.


To get the most out of your air fryer, try out my other easy air fryer recipes.  Enjoy!
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Calories: 214kcal | Carbohydrates: 2g | Protein: 18g | Fat: 15g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 349mg | Sodium: 450mg | Potassium: 179mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 735IU | Vitamin C: 10mg | Calcium: 196mg | Iron: 2mg
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