Key Points:

  • Perfect for a quick and tasty meal
  • Bursting with flavors and spices
  • Great for lunch or dinner
  • Easy to customize with different variations



Chicken Frankie Recipe

Learn how to make a mouth-watering chicken roll known as Chicken Frankie, a popular Indian street food filled with grilled tandoori chicken.
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Course Snack
Cuisine Indian
Servings 4 servings
Calories 200 kcal


  • Mixing Bowl
  • Skillet or grill pan
  • Spatula


  • 1 lb boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into small pieces
  • 1/4 cup plain yogurt
  • 2 tbsp tandoori masala
  • 1 tsp ginger paste
  • 1 tsp garlic paste
  • Salt to taste
  • 4 large flour tortillas or roti
  • Sliced onions and bell peppers
  • Fresh cilantro leaves
  • Mint chutney or your favorite sauce
  • Oil for cooking


  • In a mixing bowl, combine the chicken pieces, yogurt, tandoori masala, ginger paste, garlic paste, and salt. Mix well and marinate for at least 30 minutes.
  • Heat a skillet or grill pan over medium heat. Cook the marinated chicken until it is cooked through and slightly charred.
  • Warm the flour tortillas or roti on the skillet.
  • Fill each tortilla with the cooked chicken, sliced onions, bell peppers, cilantro leaves, and a drizzle of mint chutney.
  • Roll up the tortillas tightly to form a Frankie.
  • Serve hot with extra mint chutney on the side.



High in protein, great source of flavors and spices

Serving Tips:

Serve with a side of salad or crispy potato chips

Tips and Tricks of Recipe:

Marinating the chicken in yogurt helps keep it juicy and tender

Variations of Recipe:

Use different sauces for topping, add cheese for extra richness, swap roti for pita bread
Keyword Chicken Frankie


5 FAQs & Answers:

Can I use chicken thighs instead of chicken breasts?

Yes, you can use chicken thighs for a juicier result.

How spicy is the tandoori masala?

It depends on the brand, so adjust to your taste.

Can I make this ahead of time?

Yes, you can prepare the chicken filling in advance and assemble the Frankie when ready to eat.

Can I freeze the Chicken Frankie?

It’s best to enjoy it fresh, but you can freeze the cooked chicken filling for later use.

What other veggies can I add to the Frankie?

Try adding tomatoes, lettuce, or cucumber for more freshness.



Enjoy this tasty and flavorful Chicken Frankie recipe for a delicious meal that is sure to satisfy your cravings for Indian street food.