Blackstone Grilled Cheese Egg Sandwich is a great way to start your morning. Crispy bread is loaded with cheese and fried egg to make the best sandwich.

Grilled Cheese and Egg Sandwich stacked on a cutting board with a side of fruit
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Make the ultimate grilled cheese sandwiches by adding a fried egg. The results are a delicious sandwich that is made on the griddle. The bread gets a crispy texture and the center has melted cheese and a runny egg.

You are going to love this fried egg sandwich. We love making breakfast sandwiches on the griddle. If you love egg sandwiches on the griddle, make our Blackstone Egg McMuffin, Blackstone Scrambled Egg Sandwich, or Blackstone Eggs in a Basket.

Blackstone recipes are easy to make and are perfect for my large family.

Why We Love This Recipe

Easy Grilled Cheese Recipes are a classic recipe that is made with simple ingredients. We love changing things up and this recipe is the perfect twist on a classic recipe.

I love cooking on the griddle because I can cook several of these Cheese and Egg Sandwiches at once on the griddle. This sandwich makes the perfect family time meal to enjoy on the weekends.

Ingredients

Ingredients needed - bread, butter, eggs, salt and pepper, cheese

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Substitutions and Additions

  • Mayonnaise – You can use mayonnaise instead of butter in this recipe if you prefer. 
  • Change the Cheese – These sandwiches are great with any of your favorite types of cheese.  You can even add in shredded mozzarella.
  • Additions – These sandwiches are even better with added ingredients. Try these options, caramelized onion, ham, jalapenos, sausage patties, and crispy bacon.

How to Make Grilled Cheese Egg Sandwich on Blackstone Griddle

  • Step 1 – Heat Griddle – Preheat the Blackstone Grill over medium high heat (approximately 400 degrees F).
  • Step 2 – Butter Bread – Butter one side of each of the pieces of bread and set them aside.  
Melted butter on the griddle

Step 3 – Melt Butter – Melt the remaining butter onto the Blackstone grill. Crack the eggs on one side of the Blackstone grill and season them with salt and pepper.  Cook for 4-6 minutes until the egg whites are cooked through and the yolk is cooked to your preference.  

Slice of bread top with slice cheese on the griddle

Step 4 – Place bread on the grill – Place 2 slices of the bread butter side down onto the grill.  Top each piece with 1 slice of cheddar cheese. 

Topping the fried egg on a slice of bread with cheese on the griddle

Step 5 – Top with Eggs – Then top each with 2 fried eggs. 

Slice cheese on fried egg on a slice of bread on the griddle

Step 6 – Add Cheese – Add the remaining cheese on top of the fried eggs. Then add salt and pepper.

Top the egg with butter bread on the griddle

Step 7 – Top with Bread – Next top with the other pieces of bread, butter side up.  

Grilled cheese and egg sandwich on the griddle

Step 8 – Cook both sides – Cook both of the sandwiches over medium high heat until golden brown (4-5 minutes).  Flip the sandwiches and cook the other side for 4-5 more minutes until golden brown.

  • Step 9 – Slice and Enjoy – Remove the skillet, cut in half and enjoy! 

Expert Tips

  • Heat Griddle – Heat griddle to medium high heat to give the sandwich the best texture. Make sure to oil the griddle to prevent the sandwich from sticking.
  • Cook the Sandwich – Cook the sandwich on both sides until it is golden brown.
  • Serving – We recommend serving this Grilled Cheese Egg Sandwich fresh.

How to Make Grilled Cheese Egg Sandwich Indoors

If you prefer you can Grill this sandwich on an indoor griddle or a skillet. We like using a cast iron skillet as it cooks similar to the Blackstone.

  • Heat butter in the skillet over medium low heat.
  • Place one slice of the butter bread in the skillet.
  • Top the bread with cheese and egg. Place the other slice of bread on top.
  • Cook the sandwich until each side is golden brown.
Grilled Cheese and Egg Sandwich stacked on a plate with a side of fruit

What to Serve with Grilled Egg and Cheese Sandwich

This sandwich is great for a weekend breakfast or for a quick weeknight dinner. When we cook on the Blackstone, we like to make our sides on it too. It makes for an easy clean up.

  • Blackstone BaconWe love to cook bacon the griddle as it gets the perfect amount of crisp. I can cook a large portion on the griddle because of the large surface.
  • Fruit – Make a fruit salad for a delicious and refreshing side with the Egg and Cheese Sandwich.
  • Breakfast SausageCooking the sausage on the Blackstone is easy to do and gives the sausage so much flavor.
  • More Grilled Cheese Side Dishes.

Frequently Asked Questions

What Kind of Cheese is on an Egg Sandwich?

We used Cheddar Cheese in on this egg sandwich but you can use any type of cheese. We just recommend to use a cheese that melts well. These are some of my favorite cheese slices options, Cheddar, Pepper Jack, Colby Jack, American Cheese, and Swiss Cheese

What is the Best Bread for Grilled Cheese Egg Sandwich

We like to use a thick Texas style white bread. However these bread options such as sourdough bread, garlic bread or English Muffins are delicious. See Best Bread for Grilled Cheese for more ideas.

Why are My Eggs Sticking to my Blackstone Griddle?

If your eggs are sticking to the flat top griddle it is because that the griddle has not been preheated or not enough oil.

How to Store Leftover Grilled Cheese Egg Sandwich

These sandwiches are best served immediately. If you do have leftovers, place in the refrigerator and serve within about 2 days.

Grilled Cheese and Egg Sandwich stacked on a cutting board

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Blackstone Grilled Cheese Egg Sandwich

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Blackstone Grilled Cheese Egg Sandwich is a great way to start your morning. Crispy bread is loaded with cheese and fried egg to make the best sandwich.
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 2
Cuisine American
Course Breakfast
Calories 373

Ingredients

  • 4 Slices Bread thick Texas style
  • 2 Tablespoons Butter divided
  • 4 Large Eggs
  • 1/2 teaspoon Salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon Pepper
  • 4 Slices Cheddar Cheese
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Instructions

  • Preheat the Blackstone Grill over medium high heat (approximately 400 degrees F).
  • Butter one side of each of the pieces of bread and set them aside.
  • Melt the remaining butter onto the Blackstone grill.
  • Crack the eggs on one side of the Blackstone grill and season them with salt and pepper.  Cook for 4-6 minutes until the egg whites are cooked through and the yolk is cooked to your preference.
  • Place 2 slices of the bread butter side down onto the grill.
  • Top each piece with 1 slice of cheddar cheese.
  • Then top each with 2 fried eggs.
  • Add the remaining cheese on top of the fried eggs.
  • Next top with the other pieces of bread, butter side up.
  • Cook both of the sandwiches over medium high heat until golden brown (4-5 minutes).  Flip the sandwiches and cook the other side for 4-5 more minutes until golden brown.
  • Remove the skillet, cut in half and enjoy!

Recipe Notes

These are best served fresh.  You can use mayonnaise instead of butter in this recipe if you prefer.  Also, these sandwiches are great with any of your favorite types of cheese. 

Nutrition Facts

Calories 373kcal, Carbohydrates 3g, Protein 19g, Fat 31g, Saturated Fat 16g, Polyunsaturated Fat 3g, Monounsaturated Fat 9g, Trans Fat 0.5g, Cholesterol 391mg, Sodium 1019mg, Potassium 160mg, Fiber 0.2g, Sugar 0.5g, Vitamin A 1169IU, Calcium 296mg, Iron 2mg

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