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Easy Jack O’ Lantern Halloween Quesadillas

These super easy Halloween Quesadillas are super easy to make and so fun for Halloween parties as an appetizer or snack!

Do you ever scroll the internet looking for fun holiday themed recipes only to become completely overwhelmed because it seems like you need to become a master chef or baker to create them? You aren’t alone. Today I’ve got some foolproof Jack O Lantern Halloween Quesadillas that everyone will adore.

I mean, don’t get me wrong, these recipes all seem amazing and I give props to those who can make them, but I don’t have the time or creativity for that!

That’s what makes these Jack O Lantern Halloween Quesadillas so great! They don’t require that you are a great chef to create them. Any of us can do it! Plus, the kids will think you are just the best for making them. 

Jack O Lantern Halloween Quesadillas

These Jack O Lantern Quesadillas would be a fun dinner for the family, a fun after school snack or a super cool lunch idea for the kids during the Halloween season! 

Why are these Jack O Lantern quesadillas so great?

These quesadillas are such a cute Halloween food, that it will be hard to not make them every day! Here are just a few of the things that make them so great:

–Again, they are ridiculously easy to make. With just a couple of tools and only 2 ingredients, you can have them made in less than 20 minutes (prep time included).

–They are loved by kids of all ages. Let’s face it, some of us adults still love a good quesadilla and if they are shaped like a fun jack o lantern? Even better!

–They work well for snacks or light meals. 

–They are great for grab and go snacks! If you have somewhere to be, you can easily just grab these and head out the door. 

–They are a good make ahead recipe so you can easily add them into your meal prep for the week

You can switch up your flavors. I don’t know about you, but I love a good, loaded quesadilla. Here are some of my favorite additions:

Eggs – Make it a Halloween breakfast!

Shredded Chicken – A delicious protein packed quesadilla that everyone will love.

Lunchmeat – You can make a grilled quesadilla sandwich! 

Happy Halloween and enjoy!

Easy Jack O' Lantern Halloween Quesadillas
Yield: 4 Quesadillas

Easy Jack O' Lantern Halloween Quesadillas

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes

These super easy Halloween Quesadillas are super easy to make and so fun for Halloween parties as an appetizer or snack!


  • 2 flour tortillas
  • ½ cup shredded Monterrey jack cheese
  • Pumpkin cookie cutter
  • Knife


  1. Use the cookie cutter to cut out 8 pumpkin shaped tortillas.
  2. Use the knife to cut jack o lantern faces into four of the pumpkin shaped tortillas.
  3. Heat a skillet or griddle over medium high heat. When the griddle is hot, place the remaining four pumpkin tortillas on the griddle. Top with shredded cheese and place the pumpkin tortillas with faces on top of the cheese.
  4. Cook for five minutes, until cheese is melted, then flip and cook an additional two to three minutes.
  5. Allow them to cool slightly before serving.

Nutrition Information



Serving Size


Amount Per Serving Calories 157Total Fat 9gSaturated Fat 5gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 4gCholesterol 24mgSodium 231mgCarbohydrates 12gFiber 1gSugar 2gProtein 6g

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If you liked these Halloween Quesadillas be sure to check out these amazing No Bake Mummy Oreo Halloween Cookies!

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