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BBQ Chicken Sandwich

BBQ Chicken Sandwich

A BBQ chicken sandwich made with left-over chicken is a no brainer, adding a few embellishments makes it a treat.
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Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Course Main Course, Sandwiches
Cuisine American
Servings 6 servings
Calories 385 kcal


  • 4 - 5 cups cooked chicken shredded (or pulled as it is sometimes called)
  • ½ cup or more of your favorite BBQ sauce or homemade Lindys Favorite BBQ Sauce)
  • 6 kaiser rolls split, or hamburger buns, or onion buns, toasted if desired
  • 1 can French's French fried onions or caramelize your own
  • Optional Ingredients
  • 6 slices cheese cheddar, Swiss, American or blue
  • Cooked sliced bacon


  • Put the chicken in a saute pan, add the BBQ sauce; heat. 
  • Toast the buns under the broiler, if desired. 
  • Top buns with chicken mixture and pile a mound of french fried onions on top. 
  • Add one, or more of the optional ingredients


Serving: 1gSodium: 596mgFiber: 1gCholesterol: 79mgCalories: 385kcalPolyunsaturated Fat: 4gSaturated Fat: 4gFat: 13gProtein: 33gCarbohydrates: 30g
Keyword BBQ chicken sandwich, chicken sandwich, leftover chicken
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