These Cheesy Pizza Bites are amazing. Mini pizza bites made with ingredients you most likely already have on hand. Bread sliced and topped with marinara, pepperoni pieces and loaded with cheese. The perfect recipe for kids to make with you.

 Cheesy pizza bite topped with fresh herbs, on a tray. Baguette topped with marinara sauce, pepperoni, and cheese!

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Pizza is such a classic to serve for parties, lazy dinners or just because you’re in the mood for pizza. This recipe is great to have because kids can make it themselves. This is a fun recipe to prepare with your kids as they can pretty much do everything themselves, making memories in the process.

If you enjoyed these pizza bites you will also enjoy the warm canapés or the chicken mushroom canapés for a light snack or an appetizer for any event or afternoon snacks.

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How to make Cheesy Mini Pizza Bites-

This is the easiest recipe for homemade mini individual-sized pizza. The pizzas may be customized with personalized toppings.

  1. Sliced your favorite bread or purchased sliced bread.
  2. Spread marinara over bread.
  3. Top with toppings of your choice.
  4. Top with cheese and bake.

How to make cheesy pizza bites, baguettes topped with marinara sauce, pepperoni, and loads of cheese!

Can I substitute different toppings?

Yes, you can use your favorite pizza toppings, baking time will remain the same.

Other toppings to add: ham, bacon, tomatoes, sauteed mushrooms, pineapples or any other favorite pizza topping.

Bread slices with marinara sauce, pepperoni pieces, and cheese. Topped with fresh herbs.

If you make these homemade Cheesy Bites, please tag us with #ValentinasCorner. We LOVE seeing your creations:)!

Other great recipes to try: Homemade Pepperoni Rolls, Chicken Alfredo Flatbread, and Brie Mushroom Canapes!

Baguette Pizza Bites

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Baguette pizza bites with marinara sauce, cheese, pepperoni on a baguette or french bread.
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes
Servings: 6 servings


  • 1/2 baguette (12 slices)
  • 1/3 cup marinara sauce
  • 60 small pieces pepperoni
  • 1 cup mozzarella cheese, shredded


  • Slice baguette into 12 slices or any other bread.
  • Distribute the sauce evenly onto each slice of bread.
  • Chop pepperoni and add over marinara.
  • Top with cheese.
  • Bake the pizza bites in a preheated oven to 375˚ for 10-12 min.
  • Serve immediately.


Calories: 214kcalCarbohydrates: 11gProtein: 10gFat: 13gSaturated Fat: 5gCholesterol: 35mgSodium: 668mgPotassium: 137mgVitamin A: 185IUVitamin C: 1.1mgCalcium: 117mgIron: 1.2mg
(The nutrition information provided is an estimate and will vary based on cooking methods and brands of ingredients used.)
baguette pizza bites recipe