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Two halves of air fryer grilled cheese

Best Ever Air Fryer Grilled Cheese

Crispy, crunchy bread, with ooey, gooey cheese - that's the sign of a perfect Air Fryer Grilled Cheese! This crispy grilled cheese sandwich recipe takes just 10 minutes to make and is easily the best one you will ever eat.
Course Dinner, Lunch
Cuisine American
Keyword air fryer grilled cheese, air fryer recipes, grilled cheese in air fryer, grilled cheese recipes, grilled cheese sandwich
Prep Time 3 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 13 minutes
Servings 1
Calories 449kcal



  • 2 slices bread your choice – I like French bread and garlic bread
  • 2 slices cheese your choice – I used Colby Jack
  • Butter for buttering the bread
  • Garlic Parmesan French Fry Seasoning optional


  • Butter the tops of two slices of bread.
    Buttering bread for grilled cheese
  • Place 2 slices of cheese between the bread.
    Adding cheese to grilled cheese sandwich
  • Pat French Fry Seasoning on top (optional).
    Adding French fry seasoning to grilled cheese sandwich
  • Add to the air fryer and cook at 350°F for 5 minutes on one side. Flip, then cook for an additional 5 minutes.
    Grilled cheese in air fryer



  • Best bread for grilled cheese: For making my air fryer grilled cheese, I like to use both French bread and garlic bread. 
  • Best cheese for grilled cheese: Colby Jack is a great choice for the cheese, as it melts beautifully and has a great flavor.
  • Please note the nutrition value does not include the French fry seasoning.


Calories: 449kcal | Carbohydrates: 28g | Protein: 20g | Fat: 29g | Saturated Fat: 17g | Cholesterol: 80mg | Sodium: 710mg | Potassium: 157mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 4g | Vitamin A: 811IU | Calcium: 481mg | Iron: 2mg