Pitta with Fried Potatoes and Egg

Pitta with Fried Potatoes and Egg


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About this recipe: This is a quick and filling breakfast. Add veggies or cheese to your liking.


Serves: 2 

  • 1 pitta bread, cut in half
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 2 medium potatoes, cooked and diced
  • 2 eggs, beaten
  • salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste

Prep:1min  ›  Cook:6min  ›  Ready in:7min 

  1. Preheat oven to 180 C / Gas mark 4. Place pitta bread in oven to warm.
  2. Heat oil in a medium frying pan over high heat. Add potatoes and sauté until lightly browned, about 5 minutes. Reduce heat to medium and add eggs. Mix gently until eggs are firm, about a minute. Season with salt and pepper. Remove pitta from oven. Stuff pitta with potato and egg mixture. Serve immediately.

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Reviews (5)


Made it vegetarian. I've made a dish like this before but my boyfriend doesn't eat eggs. Crumbled, sauteed tofu (with garlic, onion and spices) makes a delicious subsitute for the egg. Yum yum! - 15 Sep 2008


Something else. Very good. I cook my potatoes with garlic, onion and a touch of olive oil. I also add bacon, cheese and avocado. My husband loves these!! And my two and half year old, too!YUM! - 15 Sep 2008


This was okay but the potatoes made the pitta really dense. I thought it would be better with the scrambled eggs and something like tomato or broccoli. Then serve the potatoes on the side. But the pitta was very filling with the potatoes so it is good for a hearty breakfast. - 15 Sep 2008

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