bread pizza recipe on tawa, bread pizza recipe without oven
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5 from 6 votes

bread pizza

this bread pizza on tawa is a quick, easy and tasty bread snack. the bread base mimics the pizza base with veggie toppings.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time30 mins
Course: snacks
Cuisine: world
Servings: 3
Author: Dassana Amit


for light toasting bread

  • 6 large bread slices or sandwich bread slices - whole wheat, white, multi grain or brown bread
  • olive oil or butter as required

toppings for bread pizza

  • pizza sauce as required
  • 1 medium onion - cut in small cubes
  • 1 medium capsicum - cut in small cubes
  • 1 medium tomato - cut in small cubes (OPTIONAL)
  • 5 to 6 olives - sliced (OPTIONAL)
  • oregano as required
  • dried basil as required
  • crushed black pepper or black pepper powder, as required, (OPTIONAL)
  • 1 to 1.25 cups grated mozzarella cheese OR pizza cheese - add as required
  • red chilli flakes as required - (OPTIONAL)


toasting bread for bread pizza

  • heat a heavy tawa or pan. spread about ½ teaspoon olive oil on it. you can even use butter instead of olive oil. keep the flame to its lowest.
  • place bread slice on it. you can keep 1 to 2 bread slices at a time depending on the size of the tawa or pan.
  • lightly toast the bread from the base and then flip it.

making bread pizza

  • now quickly spread some pizza sauce on the lightly toasted side.
  • top with small onion cubes. chop all the veggies and keep it ready before you start preparing the pizza.
  • then place capsicum cubes. keep the capsicum cubes small. while adding the topping keep the flame to its lowest.
  • now top with small tomato cubes. also add some sliced olives. both tomatoes and olives are optional and you can skip them. 
  • sprinkle dried herbs like oregano, basil. also add some crushed black pepper or black pepper powder. addition of black pepper is optional. 
  • while adding the toppings, you can also switch off the flame if you want. 
  • now top with grated mozzarella cheese or pizza cheese. 
  • keep the flame to its lowest. place a lid on the bread pizza.
  • cook till cheese melts and the bread is toasted.
  • remove bread pizza with a spatula and place it on a serving plate. sprinkle some red chili flakes or oregano if you want.
  • serve bread pizza hot plain or accompanied with tomato ketchup or pizza sauce.



few tips for making bread pizza on tawa

  • you can add your choice of veggies. steamed corn kernels or sauteed mushrooms or sauteed spinach can also be added.
  • you can even add fresh basil leaves instead of dried basil.
  • you can even use pizza seasoning instead of adding dried herbs separately.
  • do use a heavy tawa or pan. if you use a tava or griddle which is not heavy, then the bread can get burnt from bottom.