Buffalo Chicken Tostadas Recipe

buffalo chicken tostadas on plate

Buffalo chicken tostadas is a simple but delicious dinner for any night of the week. Corn tostadas that are topped with buffalo chicken, cream cheese mixture, and popped in the oven to melt to perfection. Give this buffalo chicken corn tostada a try.

stacked tostadas on plate

If you have leftover chicken on hand, this is the perfect way to breath new life into it and make a completely different dinner! Pile on some green onions, a dollop of sour cream or salsa, then dive in.

Buffalo Chicken Tostadas

Chicken is always in rotation in our home. I have a few more recipes you might be interested in making as well. Simple grilled chicken, chicken quesadilla, or even teriyaki bowl.

Why You Will Love This Buffalo Chicken Recipe

  • 7 ingredients
  • Great for using leftover chicken or rotisserie chicken
  • Simple Prep
  • 12 minute cook time
  • Kid-friendly
  • Affordable

How to Make Chicken Tostadas

buffalo tostadas steps on how to make

Cook Chicken | If you don’t have pre-cooked chicken you will bake it as directed in the recipe card.

Creamy Buffalo Sauce | The first thing is you are going to mix up your creamy buffalo sauce. Take your buffalo sauce, cream cheese, yogurt and mix until creamy. Then stir in the shredded chicken.

Prepare Tostadas | Now you will assemble your tostadas and then bake in the oven until the cheese is melted on top.

Serve up your tostadas with your favorite toppings!

What to Serve with Tostadas

Essentially you can serve with almost anything. Mexican rice, veggies, a green salad, etc. This would be great to serve as is for a tasty dinner, or pair with a handful of items for a variety.

cheesy tostadas on baking sheet

Where To Find Corn Tostadas At The Store

If you go to the bread section you will find an area with tortillas. You will then be able to find them really easily.

You might also be able to find the tostadas in the Ethnic food aisle as well. This all depends on our store.

Do Tostadas Store Well

Since tostadas are crunchy you will find that they are best served warm. They will become a bit softer in texture if you go to refrigerate them.

So feel free to make as many or as few as you would like.

You can keep all your chicken mixture in a bowl in the fridge, and then use it to assemble and bake as you would like. That way you can make them as you want, and don’t waste them.

easy buffalo chicken recipe

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Buffalo Chicken Tostada

Buffalo Chicken Tostadas

Yield: 12
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 12 minutes
Total Time: 27 minutes

The Perfect Game Night Dinner or Appetizer these Buffalo Chicken Tostadas are quick and easy to make using cooked chicken or rotisserie chicken. The perfect mix of spice layered on a crispy corn tostada and baked to perfection.


  • 1 lb. Chicken Breast, Cooked & Shredded
  • 1/2 Cup Greek Yogurt
  • 1/2 Cup Hot Sauce
  • 4 oz. Cream Cheese
  • 16 oz. Mozzarella Cheese
  • 1 Bunch Green Onions, Diced
  • 12 Corn Tostadas


  1. Pre-Cook Chicken Breast in the oven for 45 minutes at 350 degrees if using un-cooked chicken breast, or use Rotisserie Chicken.
  2. In a large bowl combine the Softened Cream Cheese, Chicken, Greek Yogurt, Hot Sauce, and Chicken and mix everything together well.
  3. Spray a large baking sheet with non-stick cooking spray, then lay the Corn Tostadas on the pan.
  4. Spread 1/12 of the mixture on each Tostada.
  5. Sprinkle with Mozzarella Cheese and bake in the oven at 350 degrees for 10-12 minutes until cheese is melted.
  6. Garnish with Green Onions.


Prep Ahead Instructions -
Pre-Cook Chicken Breast in the oven. In a large bowl combine shredded chicken breast or rotisserie chicken, softened cream cheese, greek yogurt, and hot sauce. Place mixture in an airtight container or ziploc bag and store in the refrigerator until ready to cook.

Cooking Instructions -
Remove Chicken from the fridge and let it soften for about 30 minutes. Spray a large baking sheet with non-stick cooking spray, then lay the Corn Tostadas on the pan. Spread 1/12 of the mixture on each tostada, top with Mozzarella cheese and bake at 350 degrees for 10-12 minutes. Garnish with green onions.

Nutrition Information:
Yield: 6 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 548Total Fat: 32gSaturated Fat: 16gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 13gCholesterol: 144mgSodium: 1260mgCarbohydrates: 20gFiber: 2gSugar: 2gProtein: 45g
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