Quick and Easy Pizza Bagels

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With only 4 ingredients, these homemade Pizza Bagels are a great snack or quick meal! 

Only 20 minutes from start to finish, bagels are topped with your favorites toppings and baked until bubbly. Skip the takeout and enjoy a simple favorite at home!

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Made with Simple Ingredients

Homemade pizza bagels are absolutely delicious. They use only 4 simple ingredients and straight from the oven, they are ready in just 20 minutes!

Kids, parents, and everyone in between will love them!

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BAGELS Plain bagels are the perfect base for this recipe! Everything, cheese, jalapeno or garlic bagels are the perfect way to add extra flavor too. Just use whatever you have on hand!

No Bagels? No problem! Use thick slices of french bread or English muffins.

SAUCE Use store bought or homemade pizza sauce! Tomato sauce or even marinara sauce (with a sprinkle of oregano) also tastes great.

TOPPINGS The possibilities are endless. Anything that goes on a regular pizza can go on a pizza bagel!

Meat – Pepperoni slices, ham, bacon or ground beef.

Cheese – Mozzarella, cheddar, provolone, parmesan or feta crumbles.

Veggies – Green pepper, mushrooms, onions, or olives.

Extra Spice – Jalapenos, banana peppers, pepperoncini, or a drizzle of hot sauce!

Making pizza bagels on a tray

How to Make Pizza Bagels

With only a couple of steps, even the kids can make them!

  1. Top bagel halves with sauce, toppings, and cheese.
  2. Bake 10 minutes until bubbly and browned on the edges.

Serve warm from the oven with ranch dressing, easy cheesy pizza dip or marinara sauce for dipping!

pizza bagels baked on a baking sheet ready to serve

Tips for Reheating

Pizza bagels make for quick & easy leftovers!

  • Wrap pizza bagels in aluminum foil then reheat in the oven at 350°F for 10 minutes or until cheese is melted.
  • Or, wrap in plastic wrap to store & (unwrap first) place them in the microwave to reheat.
  • Keep them in the refrigerator until ready to reheat. They will last in an air-tight container for 2-3 days.

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5 from 10 votes
Review Recipe

Quick and Easy Pizza Bagels

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 6 servings
With only 4 ingredients, these Pizza Bagels are simple to make and loved by all!


  • 3 plain full-size bagels halved
  • 6 ounces pizza sauce
  • 24 pepperoni slices
  • 6 ounces mozzarella cheese shredded

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  • Preheat oven to 375°F.
  • Layout bagel halves and top with equal amounts of pizza sauce, pepperoni slices and mozzarella cheese.
  • Bake for about 10 minutes or until the cheese is melted and slightly browned.

Recipe Notes

For leftovers, keep in an airtight container in the fridge for 2-3 days. 
To reheat in oven, wrap bagels in foil and bake @ 350°F for 10 minutes or until cheese is melted & bubbly. 
To reheat in microwave, heat on a plate for 30 second intervals until cheese is melted & bubbly. 

Nutrition Information

Calories: 276, Carbohydrates: 30g, Protein: 14g, Fat: 11g, Saturated Fat: 5g, Cholesterol: 31mg, Sodium: 748mg, Potassium: 191mg, Fiber: 2g, Sugar: 1g, Vitamin A: 314IU, Vitamin C: 2mg, Calcium: 158mg, Iron: 1mg

(Nutrition information provided is an estimate and will vary based on cooking methods and brands of ingredients used.)

Course Appetizer, Lunch, Main Course, Snack
Cuisine American
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  1. These are soooooo good! We make them all the time, so quick and easy. A favorite is using cheddar bagels. Thanks so much for the recipe!!5 stars

    1. So glad you love these pizza bagels Lisa! Thank you for sharing – and cheddar bagels is such a great idea!

    1. Hi Monica, these should be fine to freeze for 2-3 months as long as they are stored in an airtight container or freezer bag.