25 Grilled Pizza Recipes – How To Make Pizzas On The Grill

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So, what is one food that you would like to grill under nice and cool weather? Well, for me, it is pizza all the way. It does not matter whether the grill is charcoal or gas because of the intense flavor produced when pizza is grilled.

If you want pizzas with intense and good flavors, then grilled pizzas are what you need.

These pizzas are better off than those you order from the stores because you get to grill in a few minutes, depending on your grill.

The other advantage to a homemade pizza grill is that you can get creative and customize the pizza with toppings of your choice.

So, whether you like healthy pizzas or you like to be adventurous and try something new, you can still find your favorite grilled pizza.

Here are some grilled pizza recipes and ideas that you can implement and make your pizza night outdoors.

Grilled berry pizza with whipped ricotta

Grilled berry pizza with whipped ricotta

Dessert pizza has been evolving with different ingredients used now and then.  This grilled pizza is made of whole wheat pizza dough placed on the grill and topped with whipped ricotta and berries of your choice.

This dessert pizza is perfect when you do not feel like cooking like the summer days. You can serve the pizza either hot or cold as it has a perfect taste, whether hot or cold.

When it comes to the dough, there is no hefty kneading involved making it easy to prepare. You do not have to be patient and wait for the dough to rise. After kneading, you just toss it in the grill, and you are done.

Here’s the recipe- grilled berry pizza with whipped ricotta 

Summer corn and blueberry grilled pizza with whipped goat cheese

Summer corn and blueberry grilled pizza with whipped goat cheese

There is nothing that comes out perfectly when grilled like any pizza, especially when paired with your favorite beer. This recipe has a delicious taste, particularly when topped with in-season like blueberries and corns.

Well, this pizza recipe is sometimes referred to as flatbread because all the toppings are placed on the crust immediately after the crust is baked.  

Corns and blueberries make a perfect marriage, so if you have never merged these two, you should probably try it out. Blend the goat’s cheese, fried onions, and fresh basil leaves, and you have yourself a tasty, decadent pizza in less than 30 minutes.

Here’s the recipe- summer corn blueberry grilled pizza with whipped goat cheese 

Grilled peach blueberry four-cheese summer pizza

Grilled peach blueberry four cheese summer pizza

The combination of all these ingredients, including the four varieties of cheese, may seem weird, but this recipe is a hit. I guarantee. This mouth-watering recipe combines the flavors from grilled peaches, creaminess of the four-cheese, and the blueberries’ sweet-tart to make you a recipe that you will not regret cooking.

Depending on what you love most, you can either buy the dough from the stores or make yours. For the crust, remember to coat it with a paste made of olive oil, garlic, oregano, and rosemary.

Finish off by pairing this recipe with a wine of your choice and enjoy the burst of flavors from this pizza.

Here’s the recipe- grilled peach blueberry four-cheese pizza 

 Grilled chicken Caesar pizza

Grilled chicken Caesar pizza

You do not need to make a salad as an accompaniment to your pizza recipe if you can make a pizza with salad on it. You can use the naan flatbread, that is, if you do not feel like cooking.

This pizza’s toppings are made of fully melted cheese, grilled boneless chicken, and lettuce variety with narrow leaves. You can also add black pepper and parmesan cheese and finish it off with Caesar dressing.

The crust of this pizza recipe is based on all you want. Both store-bought and homemade pizza crust are workable. With this recipe, it doesn’t matter whether you bake it for dinner or lunch; it still is very delicious.

Here’s the recipe- grilled chicken Caesar salad 

Greek grilled pizza

Greek grilled pizza

Grilled pizza has a more fabulous taste and flavor than most other designs of pizza. The intense heat makes this pizza crispy and adds a smoky flavor to the recipe. Traditionally, Greek pizzas are usually large and with a thick crust.

To make perfect pizzas, you need to have a perfect base, and when it comes to this Greek pizza, you only need simple ingredients to create a delicious crust. Also, for you to have a perfect dough, you must use high-quality ingredients.

For the toppings, use feta, fresh tomatoes, arugula, olive oil, and fresh hummus.

Here’s the recipe- Greek grilled pizza 
Grilled fig, bacon arugula, and flatbread pizza

Grilled fig bacon arugula and flatbread pizza

One fact that is undeniable is that of figs and arugula. These two ingredients combine to create a perfect marriage. Grilling your pizza crust and adding figs and arugula signs off this recipe to perfection.

The cheese used should also be of high quality as it influences the taste of the pizza. It is a quick meal, and you can get it done in less than 20 minutes. Therefore, this means you do not have to worry about dinner, and you can go ahead with your chores with minimal fuss.

This pizza can either be used as dinner or chopped into small pieces and served as an appetizer.

Here’s the recipe-grilled fig, bacon arugula, and flatbread pizza

Grilled margherita pizza

Grilled margherita pizza

This recipe is perfect during the summers, and you can get it done in a few minutes. So, if you have ever wondered if you can make Margherita pizza on the grill, the answer is definite yes.

Of course, grilling is one of the simplest ways you can use to make this recipe. The pizza is placed into the grill directly; therefore, you do not need to have the stones. Putting the crust directly into the fire ensures that the crust is crispy and chewy on the inside.

The fun of making homemade pizzas is with the toppings. You can customize it with almost any of your favorite ingredients. Mozzarella, pepperoni, and pineapples can be used.

Here’s the recipe- grilled Margherita pizza

Grilled white pizza with bacon and fresh basil

  Grilled white pizza with bacon and fresh basil

Grilled white pizza is a straightforward recipe and does not require a long time to prepare. It is another perfect recipe for the summer when your house is extremely hot, and you do not want to add the heat by turning the oven in your house on.

For that reason, it makes a perfect outdoor recipe. This recipe does not require any tomato sauces, but on the other hand, it is loaded with cheese then topped with bacon baked until it is crispy.

The key to making this recipe success is to ensure that you have all your ingredients prepared and ready for assembling because this pizza gets baked within no time. So, if you want to recreate the partially burnt pizza of most pizzerias, then grilling is your best option.

Here’s the recipe-grilled white pizza with bacon and fresh basil 

Fig and prosciutto grilled pizza

Fig and prosciutto grilled pizza

There is no better way to prepare this pizza recipe than on the grill. Fig and prosciutto are one of the perfect combinations that you can have, and the best part is that it takes less than 30 minutes, and you are done.

Using blue cheese to make this recipe also adds a unique flavor to the pizza. Nevertheless, if you do not like this variety of cheese, you can use your favorite cheese lest you spoil the taste of this pizza.

The sauce brushed at the base of the crust is made with garlic and olive oil. Apart from the traditional topping of marinara, you can choose your favorite and toss them on your pizza.

Here’s the recipe- fig and prosciutto pizza 

Grilled fruit pizza

Grilled fruit pizza

Grilling fruits for pizza may seem weird, but they really are delicious. Grilling is mainly for foodstuffs such as burgers, steaks but why not try grilling your fruits.

The crust base can either be store-bought or homemade. My favorite is to use the oatmeal cookie for this pizza as the base because it creates a perfect balance of sweetness and savoriness.

You can also use the herb ricotta instead of the oatmeal cookie because it comprises partially sweet, savory, and creamy ingredients.

When it comes to the fruit choices, it all depends on what you consider to be your favorite fruits. Use several varieties of fruits to make the appearance look appealing.

Here’s the recipe– grilled fruit pizza 

Grilled caprese pizza

Grilled caprese pizza

The benefit of making pizza on grills is that it leaves grate on the crust that makes the base appearance look cool. The grilled Caprese pizza is another perfect recipe for the summer. So, if you are growing basil and tomatoes in your garden, what better way to use them than in pizza.

The decision is yours when it comes to adding the toppings. The possibilities of choosing the toppings are so broad, and you do not have to put what you don’t like. Pesto sauce, mozzarella cheese, tomatoes, basil, and balsamic glaze all make a classic topping.

Grilled Caprese pizza is a multi-purpose recipe, and you can use it as dinner or chop it into small pieces and serve it as a starter.

Here’s the recipe- grilled Caprese pizza 

Roasted cauliflower and garlic pizza

Roasted cauliflower and garlic pizza

This vegan pizza recipe tastes good when put on the grill. It is an easy recipe, but it is also not a ten or 15-minute recipe, which means that it will take a little longer than many other recipes.

There are only three steps involved when making this pizza, which are roasting the cauliflowers, making the garlic cream, and the last bit is baking and assembling your pizza. This is just to show you this pizza is an easy recipe.

The best part of this recipe is, it is a healthy pizza or recipe that even meaty lovers tend to enjoy.

Here’s the recipe- roasted cauliflower and garlic pizza 

Grilled heirloom tomato pizza

Grilled heirloom tomato pizza

If you are wondering how to use the heirloom tomato pizza that you have bought from the market apart from making salads, well, you can make pizza with them. This recipe is straightforward, and you can use the wide variety of tomatoes you have to make this pizza.

Outdoor pizza ovens are perfect for pizzas because they burn at intense temperatures, ensuring that your pizza’s crust is crispy. So using a wood-fired brick oven for this recipe gives you a perfect pizza.

You should keep in mind that you should not overload the base of this pizza with too many toppings as it will become soggy.

Here’s the recipe- grilled heirloom tomato pizza 

Grilled shakshuka pizza

Grilled shakshuka pizza

This recipe is very popular in North Africa and the middle east. The main ingredients are poached eggs, thick tomato sauce, and chili. The combination of pizza and shakshuka brings both sweet and savory flavors from the cooked tomatoes and the cheese.

To get the best out of this recipe, you need to grill it, whether on a gas grill or a wood-fired oven pizza. The partially burnt crust or the char that many people look for is found by using these ovens, so you should definitely consider using one.

Tomatoes are essential in this recipe as they add a sweet flavor to the pizza. So if the tomatoes you used does not give you that robust flavor, then you are missing the sweetness that comes with this pizza.

Here’s the recipe- grilled shakshuka pizza 

Grilled flatbread pizza with artichoke and ricotta

Grilled flatbread pizza with artichoke and ricotta

Artichokes are one of the most flavorful vegetables that you can ever get. When added to pizza recipes, they introduce a distinctive flavor that is both savory and sweet. The combination of lemon, ricotta, and artichokes is perfect in this recipe.

Flatbread dough is used in this recipe, and you can either buy it or make yours. When you feel like you do not want to do all the work with making the dough, buying one will not harm the recipe.

This precipe is not time-consuming, and you can get it done in less than 10 minutes. You can serve it as a main meal or as a starter.

Here’s the recipe- grilled flatbread pizza with artichoke and ricotta 

Grilled eggplant pizza

Grilled eggplant pizza

This recipe has a meager amount of calories, and therefore, it makes a delicious, simple, and light meal that is gluten-free and very healthy. The eggplant pizza makes a perfect alternative for people who love pizza as you get to swap the meaty pizzas with this healthy recipe.

You can serve it as an accompaniment to other dishes or as the main meal. The best part is that it only needs four ingredients and your favorite toppings, and you are done.

The crust of this pizza depends on you. Some people like the ordinary base crust, while others use the cauliflower dough to make this pizza. Both doughs are perfect for this vegetarian pizza.

Here’s the recipe- grilled eggplant pizza 

Grilled white pizza

Grilled white pizza

There are so many opinions and ideas of what makes pizza different from using a flatbread as the base. Well, many people say the sauce makes the difference, which then qualifies to be a white pizza, while other people argue it is the toppings. What do you think?

Since this pizza does not require any traditional tomato sauces, substituting it with a combo between garlic and olive oil will make the difference.

The toppings of this recipe consist of basil leaves, caramelized mushrooms, and red onions. Grilling the dough with the toppings on top of the crust may sometimes cause the dough to melt. If possible, complete the baking in the kitchen oven.

Here’s the recipe- grilled white pizza 

Grilled Mexican street corn pizza

Grilled Mexican street corn pizza

Mexican sweet corn pizza is one of the most delicious pizzas I have ever tasted. This recipe is often loaded with flavors that burst into your mouth with both sweet and savory tastes.

The corn is grilled on the cobs, then stripped off from the cobs, then launched on the pizza crust or salad and even pasta. The combination of cilantro, pistachio pesto, and grilled corn is what makes me love this pizza.

Before making the pizza and adding the toppings to your dough, your dough should be at room temperature to prevent it from straining and tightening. Room temperature makes it easy for you to mold the dough.

Here’s the recipe- grilled Mexican street corn pizza 

Grilled cherry, arugula, and goat cheese pizza

Grilled cherry arugula and goat cheese pizza

This is another perfect recipe for the summer and instead of baking the base crust, grill it to make it crispier. The combination of arugula, goat cheese, and cherry fruits makes this recipe mouth-watering.

Grilling the crust boosts the flavor of this recipe. It would be best if you greased the grates of your grill to prevent the pizza base from sticking to the oven. When baking, flipping is essential so that both sides of the crust gets cooked.

The toppings follow immediately after baking the crust. Top it with arugula, goat cheese, fresh black pepper, salt, and balsamic glaze. The time in which your crust gets roasted depends on the type of grill that you own.

Here’s the recipe- grilled cherry, arugula, and goat cheese pizza 

Grilled Mexican pizza with salsa verde and chorizo

Grilled Mexican pizza with salsa verde and chorizo

Grilling your pizza is the best idea you can ever decide upon. The grilled Mexican pizza made with sun-dried tomatoes, cilantro, Oaxaca cheese, and green onions has a robust flavor that bursts into your mouth with sweetness.

This pizza recipe uses a white pizza dough, which means you don’t have to wait for the dough to rise. Regulate the use of sauce because too much of it will make the dough soggy.

The Oaxaca cheese is the most perfect in this recipe, shred it and toss it on the crust. Finish off by topping the pizza with heirloom tomatoes, chorizo, and sun-dried tomatoes.

Here’s the recipe- grilled Mexican pizza with salsa verde and chorizo

BBQ chicken pizza and poblanos
BBQ chicken pizza and poblanos

This recipe is straightforward to make and also very delicious. You have the choice to make this pizza from the start, that is, by making the dough or buying the dough from the store. If you have any leftover sauce like the rotisserie sauce, you can use it in this recipe.

The toppings consist of shredded mozzarella cheese, bbq sauce, cheddar, and red onions. The type of sauce used does not affect the taste of this pizza. If you want a classic version of this recipe, then using the ordinary bbq sauce will serve you best.

On the other hand, a spicy sauce can also be used if you prefer a sauce loaded with different herbs and flavors.

Here’s the recipe– BBQ chicken pizza and poblanos

Grilled French bread pizza

Grilled French bread pizza

Grilled French bread pizza is a simple recipe that involves simple recipes, and the best of it all, it takes less than an hour to bake. Besides, you can customize and modify this pizza to your desire.

It is easier to make this bread pizza than the ordinary pizza because you do not have to create your own dough. This bread also makes an excellent freezer dish that you can make in advance.

Here’s the recipe- grilled French pizza   

Grilled watermelon pizza with blueberries, parmesan, and arugula

Grilled watermelon pizza with blueberries parmesan and arugula

This recipe has just some slight differences from the traditional pizza. The use of watermelons in this recipe adds a refreshing taste to the pizza, which is perfect during summertime.

Instead of killing the watermelon’s flavors, grilling makes it even better, adding a unique flavor whilst maintaining its juiciness and crispiness. The toppings are made of cherry tomatoes, blueberries, parmesan cheese, and arugula.

It takes less than 20 minutes for this recipe to come together, and the best thing is it’s healthy, fruity, and delicious. It makes an excellent appetizer or an accompaniment to other dishes.

Here’s the recipe- grilled watermelon pizza with blueberries, parmesan, and arugula

Grilled taco pizza

Grilled taco pizza

Grilled taco pizza is a great recipe for people who are watching their weights. The grilling of this pizza is pretty much straightforward. You only need to put the dough in the grill and cook on one side, then flip it over to cook the next side.

The pizza toppings come after the dough has been grilled. Use ingredients that you find desirable for the toppings, then drizzle a hot sauce if you like it to be spicy.

Here’s the recipe- grilled taco pizza

Grilled shrimp pesto pizza

Grilled shrimp pesto pizza

This recipe will only take you between 15 and 20 minutes to assemble and cook. It is a straightforward recipe that does not require any lengthy procedures.

The toppings comprise stir-fried shrimps, pesto{ either homemade or store-bought}, and mozzarella cheese.

Here’s the recipe- grilled shrimp pesto pizza

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