Bread omelette sandwich

Updated: August 5, 2022, By Swasthi

Bread omelette sandwich recipe – Quick and easy breakfast sandwich recipe made with bread and eggs. Bread omelet sandwich is one of the street foods of India and is made with tons of variations. Some places even customize the bread omelet to suit the customer’s tastes as per the order.

bread omelette sandwich recipe

As with all egg or cheese recipes, this sandwich too has to be consumed within 2 hours of preparing it if not refrigerated. So it is not safe to pack this in the tiffin or lunch box unless it is refrigerated.

Tips for bread omelette

  1. I have made this sandwich without any chutney, but I have tried this with schezwan sauce, tomato sauce & green chutney on different occasions & felt the sauce really enhances the flavor of the bread omelet. So for variations you can try with this green chutney or schezwan sauce.
  2. You can also make this sandwich without cheese. I have used mozzarella cheese. Feel free to replace it with cheddar cheese. You can also skip the cheese and just make the bread omelet.
  3. If you follow the food combining rules, then avoid using tomato sauce.
  4. For health reasons, favor brown bread or multi grain bread.
  5. You can also sprinkle some chaat masala on the sandwich

Photo Guide

Preparation for bread omelet

1. Beat the eggs in a bowl until frothy.

beating eggs in a bowl for bread omelette

2. Add chopped onions, chilies, bell peppers, salt & coriander leaves.

adding veggies and herbs to make bread omelette

3. Beat well until the veggies are incorporated.

beating eggs to make bread omelette

How to make omelette sandwich

4. Heat a pan with oil on a medium flame. When the pan turns hot, pour the beaten eggs. When the mixture begins to firm up shape to a square.

cooking egg in a pan

5. Flip it and fry on a medium heat until the egg is cooked completely. Sprinkle black pepper and Italian herbs (optional).

flipping egg

6. Place a slice of cheese or grated cheese over the omelet.

placing a cheese slice over egg

7. Lower the flame. Place a bread slice on the pan and transfer the egg omelet to the bread. Cover it with another slice of bread. Add a generous amount of butter.

toasting egg bread omelette in a pan with butter

8. Flip and toast it on both the sides on a low flame until the cheese begins to melt. Press it down with a spatula while you toast the bread. Alternately you can also toast this in a hot sandwich toaster.

toasted bread omelette

Serve bread omelet as a breakfast or brunch.

bread omelette

For more Sandwich recipes you can check
Veg cheese sandwich
Veg sandwich
Paneer sandwich in 10 mins
Grilled cheese sandwich
Bombay sandwich

Recipe Card

bread omelette

Bread Omelette Sandwich

5 from 55 votes
Bread omelette sandwich is one of the Indian street foods made with eggs, spice powders and other basic ingredients. This can be served for breakfast or brunch.
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Prep Time3 minutes
Cook Time5 minutes
Total Time8 minutes

Ingredients (US cup = 240ml )

  • 2 to 3 slices bread brown
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 tablespoon oil
  • salt as needed
  • teaspoon turmeric
  • teaspoon crushed black pepper crushed as desired (optional)
  • teaspoon sandwich masala or chaat masala (optional)
  • 2 tablespoons onions chopped
  • 1 tablespoon capsicum chopped
  • 1 green chili chopped
  • 1 tablespoon coriander leaves fine chopped


  • 1 tsp butter
  • 1 to 2 slices cheese or grated cheese as desired
  • 1 to 2 tsps Tomato ketchup or sandwich chutney or any other chutney
  • ¼ teaspoon Italiann herbs


  • Chop onion, chilies, coriander leaves and capsicum. Rinse a bowl and break the egg to it. Discard the shell. Beat the egg until frothy. 
  • Add the chopped onions, chilies, coriander and capsicum. Add salt and turmeric. Beat the mixture once more.
  • If you like you can butter the bread and then with chutney or ketchup. 
  • Add oil to a pan and heat it. Pour the beaten eggs and allow to cook until the base firms up.
  • While it cooks, you can also shape it to a square with the help of spatula. Flip it and fry until the egg is completely cooked. 
  • Flip it back and sprinkle crushed pepper and herbs if using.
  • Place your cheese slice on the omelette. Lift up the omelette with a spatula.
  • Place a bread slice on the tawa and place the omelette along with cheese. Place another slice of bread and toast until the cheese melts. Cheese will melt very quickly under 2 minutes since the omelette is very hot.
  • Halve the bread omelette sandwich and serve hot or warm with a cup of tea.


NUTRITION INFO (estimation only)

Nutrition Facts
Bread Omelette Sandwich
Amount Per Serving
Calories 333 Calories from Fat 144
% Daily Value*
Fat 16g25%
Saturated Fat 4g25%
Cholesterol 174mg58%
Sodium 539mg23%
Potassium 162mg5%
Carbohydrates 34g11%
Fiber 4g17%
Sugar 6g7%
Protein 11g22%
Vitamin A 655IU13%
Vitamin C 18.7mg23%
Calcium 102mg10%
Iron 2.7mg15%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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5 stars
i want to make this recipe with the help of cheese, is it ok?

Hello Swasthi ma’am.

May I know what herbs you used before placing the cheese slice?

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Thank you for sharing the recipes…greeting from Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

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It look amazing , I will try it .
Thanks to Swasthis.


I like ur recipes very much they r easy & simple .. If I need to prepare anything simply I google ur recipes & follow them…. ?
They turn out yummy!! Thnx

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Nice n easy recipes…
Liked ur tawa
Can u please tell ur pan/tawa company name n which metal is that….

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Nice recipes

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I think you’ll find with 1 whole egg, plus the 1.5 tsp oil there is at least 8-9 gems of fat in this sandwich. Great idea for kids