It’s easy to make the perfect air fryer frozen steak fries in about 10 minutes. From your freezer to your air fryer, this is the easiest way to make the best, crispy side dish.
These steak fries are an easy snack or side dish. Both adults and kids will enjoy this finger food and can be made in about 10 minutes!
These air fryer french fries are always stocked in my freezer. I remember eating these all the time growing up because they were my dads’ favorite potatoes and now I make them for my family as a snack or with a meal.
If you don’t have an air fryer, then you need to order one NOW! It’s a game-changer and will make cooking meals for the family much easier.
Frozen steak fries. This is the only ingredient necessary to make this easy potato side dish. No need to thaw, just take straight from the freezer and cook.
Frozen Steak Fries in the Air Fryer
Place the frozen French fries in a single layer in the air fryer basket.
Cook at 400 degrees for 8-10 minutes. Flip fries and cook for 5-7 additional minutes.
Remove from air fryer. Spread paper towels on a baking sheet and place cooked fries on that to soak up any excess oil.
Serve with your favorite sauce.
If you are wanting more golden brown, crispy fries you can cook them for an additional 2-4 minutes.
This recipe works great for the frozen fries you purchase at the grocery store or if you have a homemade fries recipe you enjoy.
Dipping sauces for air fryer potato wedges
- Ranch Dressing
- Jalapeno Ranch
- Spicy Mustard
- Chick-fil-A Sauce (my son dips EVERYTHING in this)
- Barbecue Sauce
What seasoning to add
These are the perfect easy side dish and taste great straight out of the air fryer. But if you want a little more added flavor to sprinkle on a few of these seasonings and toppings for the ultimate dish.
- Parmesan Cheese
- Seasoning Salt
- Onion Powder
- Truffle Sauce
Tips for making air fryer French fries
Depending on the size and wattage power of your air fryer, they can be cooked in about 10 minutes. This is the best way to get perfectly crisp and golden fries every time!
What’s great about cooking in the air fryer is that you do not need vegetable oil to get that fried texture. The potatoes have a natural oil and the air fryer gives the dish that crispy texture we all want. However, if your food tends to stick to the bottom of your air fryer tray, then you can use cooking spray or olive oil to help them from sticking.
I’m all for a homemade air fryer steak fries recipe, but who has time to clean and cut the potatoes up.
I always keep French fries stocked in my freezer because they are quick and easy to make in the air fryer. Typically I have crinkle-cut fries, steak fries, curly fries, waffle-cut fries, and shoestrings fries for when I need a side dish with a quick cook time.
Air frying is an easy way to make French fries (and plenty of other frozen foods) that the whole family will enjoy.