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7 Naan Pizza Recipes for Busy Weeknights

If you're craving homemade pizza, but don't have the time or energy to make a pizza crust, just reach into the freezer and take out some naan bread. This Indian bread is a surprisingly good base for a quick, delicious pizza. It's crisp with just the right amount of chewy dough, and it's the perfect size for a personal pizza. You can add any topping that you have in your fridge, and simply grill for a hot, bubbling pizza. It's the ultimate busy weeknight dinner. Check out these easy naan pizza recipes to try.

1. Mediterranean Pesto Pizza

This Greek flavored pizza is ready in 16 minutes and is full of flavor.


Mediterranean Pesto Pizza

Photo by mommyluvs2cook

2. Garlic, Sausage & Kale Naan Pizzas

Sausage and kale makes this hearty pizza perfect for a quick supper after a busy day at work.


Garlic Sausage Kale Naan

Photo by Eating Well

3. Lasagna Flatbread

If you're craving lasagna, but short on time this lasagna flavored naan pizza is a delicious compromise.


Lasagna Flatbread

Photo by lutzflcat

4. Arugula and Hummus Mini Pizzas

If you fancy something light, this pizza with creamy hummus, dates, balsamic, and arugula is fresh and tasty.


Arugula and Hummus Pizza

Photo by Kim's Cooking Now!

5. Naan Veggie Pizza

Fresh veggies and Italian herbs make this naan pizza so colorful and just a little healthier.


Naan Veggie

Photo by thedailygourmet

6. Spinach-and-Yogurt Flatbreads

If you're yearning for something tangy and a little different, this pizza with spices, yogurt and spinach is for you.


Spinach and Yogurt Flatbreads

Photo by Christopher Testani for Martha Stewart

7. Grilled Flatbread Pizzas with Avocado Pesto

These simple naan pizzas with fresh corn and avocado pesto can be grilled outside for a tasty summer supper.


Grilled Flatbread Pizzas with Avocado Pesto

Photo by Reynolds Kitchen

Frozen Naan Pizza!

It turns out we're not the only ones with this brilliant naan pizza idea, and you can now buy naan bread pizza in the frozen food aisle in some grocery stores. It's definitely handy if you're extremely short on time, but we think these recipes above are quick enough and just a little tastier than the store-bought version.


Store bought Naan Pizza

Photo by Vicky McDonald

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About Vicky McDonald

Always looking for more cheese! I love to bake, potter about the garden, and drink lemony gin & tonics in the sun. I also blog at