The Easiest Zucchini Pizza Bites Recipe

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Last updated on September 18, 2023 by Toya

These keto zucchini pizza bites are easy, flavorful, and can be ready in under 30 minutes with less than 10 ingredients!

If you have missed pizza or pizza bites since you started keto diet, then you will really love this recipe. These Crispy Zucchini Pizza Bites are so delicious and can easily become a staple as a snack or side dish, or even as a quick, fun and healthy snack for kids!

zucchini pizza bites

What are zucchini pizza bites?

This is a healthy keto snack made with zucchini slices, pepperoni slices, cheese, and easy-to-pop seasonings.

These are very popular for eating low carb as a low carb substitute for regular keto bites. And the best part is, these pizza bites can be enjoyed as a quick egg-free keto breakfast recipe for those days when you’re done with eggs!

Ingredients for Keto Pepperoni Pizza Bites

This recipe is not only delicious, it’s also easy to make and only requires 10 ingredients and you’ll have amazing pizza bites that everyone will love. The ingredients you need include:

  • 20 thick slices of zucchini (about 3 small zucchini sliced)
  • ½ tablespoon of olive oil
  • ½ cup Keto-Friendly Low-Carb Marinara Sauce
  • 1 cup grated mozzarella cheese
  • 20 slices of pepperoni
  • Italian seasoning to taste
  • Grated Parmesan to garnish
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Related: Simple Keto Pan Pizza with Low Crab

Zucchini pizza avoids calories

Not only is this recipe low in carbs (just 3.8 net carbs per serving), but it’s also low in calories. For each serving of these low carb pizza bites, or 4 bites per serving, you can expect 125 calories.

How to Make Keto Zucchini Pizza Bites

To make this zucchini pizza bites recipe, gather all your ingredients in one place, then preheat your oven to 350 degrees.

Cut 20 thick slices of zucchini. For this step you will need about 3 small zucchini.

Then toss them in ½ teaspoon of olive oil until everything is evenly coated.

Place the zucchini slices on a rack on a baking sheet and sprinkle with salt and pepper to taste.

Cook them for 10 minutes, then remove them from the oven. Then top each zucchini slice with a thin layer of keto-friendly marinara sauce.

Next, you will place a little mozzarella cheese on each slice of zucchini.

how to make keto zucchini bites

You will then top each slice with pepperoni.

Sprinkle with Italian seasoning to taste and bake for 5 to 10 minutes until the cheese is melted and golden on top.

Keto pepperoni pizza bites should look like this when cooked:

pizza bites

Remove the zucchini pizza bites from the oven and let them rest for a few minutes. Garnish with a little grated parmesan and serve. And if you enjoy them, you should try some of the other low-calorie keto snacks listed here.

keto pepperoni pizza bites

These low carb zucchini pizza bites are made in the oven, but you can also make them in an air fryer if you prefer. Here’s how.

How to Make Air Fryer Zucchini Pizza Bites

  1. Gather all the ingredients listed above.
  2. Assemble the Zucchini and Pepperoni Pizza Bites: To assemble, coat zucchini slices with olive oil, sprinkle with salt and pepper, then top with marinara sauce, mozzarella cheese and pepperoni.
  3. Organize: Place the zucchini slices in the basket of your air fryer. Sprinkle with Italian seasoning.

  4. Air Fry: Turn your air fryer on to 400°F and air fry the zucchini pizza bites for 5 minutes. Serve hot.

Related: Low Carb Garlic and Cheese Breadsticks

More Keto Zucchini Recipes

If you’re looking for more delicious keto zucchini recipes, you’ve come to the right place. Take a look at some of our favorite recipes:

Ingredients

  • 20 thick slices of zucchini (about 3 small zucchini sliced)

  • ½ tablespoon of olive oil

  • ½ cup Keto-friendly low-carb marinara sauce

  • 1 cup grated mozzarella cheese

  • 20 slices of pepperoni

  • Italian seasoning to taste

  • Grated Parmesan to garnish

  • Salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Cut 20 thick slices of zucchini and toss them in ½ teaspoon of olive oil.
  3. Place the zucchini slices on a rack on a baking sheet and sprinkle with salt and pepper to taste.
  4. Bake for 10 minutes and remove from oven.
  5. Top each zucchini slice with a thin layer of keto-friendly marinara sauce.
  6. Place a little mozzarella cheese on each slice of zucchini and top each slice with pepperoni.
  7. Sprinkle with Italian seasoning to taste and bake for 5 to 10 minutes until the cheese is melted and golden on top.
  8. Remove the zucchini pizza bites from the oven and let them rest for a few minutes. Garnish with a little grated parmesan and serve.

Remarks

Air Fryer Zucchini Pizza Bites

  • Gather all the ingredients listed above.
    1. Assemble the Zucchini and Pepperoni Pizza Bites: To assemble, coat zucchini slices with olive oil, sprinkle with salt and pepper, then top with marinara sauce, mozzarella cheese, and pepperoni.
    2. Organize: Place the zucchini slices in the basket of your air fryer. Sprinkle with Italian seasoning.
    3. Air Fry: Turn your air fryer on to 400°F and air fry the zucchini pizza bites for 5 minutes. Serve hot.

    Nutritional information:

    Portion: 4

    Amount per serving:

    Calories: 125Total fat: 9gSaturated fat: 3.7gTrans fat: 0.3gCholesterol: 19mgSodium: 422 mgCarbohydrates: 4.7gFiber: 0.9gSugar: 2.7gProtein: 6.5g

    Ingredients

    • 20 thick slices of zucchini (about 3 small zucchini sliced)

    • ½ tablespoon of olive oil

    • ½ cup Keto-friendly low-carb marinara sauce

    • 1 cup grated mozzarella cheese

    • 20 slices of pepperoni

    • Italian seasoning to taste

    • Grated Parmesan to garnish

    • Salt and pepper to taste

    Instructions

    1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
    2. Cut 20 thick slices of zucchini and toss them in ½ teaspoon of olive oil.
    3. Place the zucchini slices on a rack on a baking sheet and sprinkle with salt and pepper to taste.
    4. Bake for 10 minutes and remove from oven.
    5. Top each zucchini slice with a thin layer of keto-friendly marinara sauce.
    6. Place a little mozzarella cheese on each slice of zucchini and top each slice with pepperoni.
    7. Sprinkle with Italian seasoning to taste and bake for 5 to 10 minutes until the cheese is melted and golden on top.
    8. Remove the zucchini pizza bites from the oven and let them rest for a few minutes. Garnish with a little grated parmesan and serve.

    Remarks

    Air Fryer Zucchini Pizza Bites

  • Gather all the ingredients listed above.
    1. Assemble the Zucchini and Pepperoni Pizza Bites: To assemble, coat zucchini slices with olive oil, sprinkle with salt and pepper, then top with marinara sauce, mozzarella cheese, and pepperoni.
    2. Organize: Place the zucchini slices in the basket of your air fryer. Sprinkle with Italian seasoning.
    3. Air Fry: Turn your air fryer on to 400°F and air fry the zucchini pizza bites for 5 minutes. Serve hot.

    Nutritional information:

    Portion: 4

    Amount per serving:

    Calories: 125Total fat: 9gSaturated fat: 3.7gTrans fat: 0.3gCholesterol: 19mgSodium: 422 mgCarbohydrates: 4.7gFiber: 0.9gSugar: 2.7gProtein: 6.5g

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