Classic Pizza Bagel Bite recipes are amazing! Simple, cheap and easy. I like to buy the plain mini-bagels from the grocery store for about $2.99. You get 6 bagels from that which can make up to 12 bagel bites. Below, you’ll get the step by step recipe for Classic Pizza Bagel Bites and the cost at a glance to show that it cost me $5 or less to make this dinner!

Add in one of my Affordable Side Dishes and you’ve got yourself a fast, healthy and affordable mid-week meal.

Classic Pizza Bagel Bite Recipe


  • 1/3 cup of marinara sauce
  • 1/4-1/3 cup of shredded mozzarella cheese
  • About 20 slices of pepperoni, quartered
  • Optional– Additional toppings like chopped slices of sausage, sliced olives, etc.
  • 2 mini-bagels, halved


  • Preheat Oven to 375 degrees
  • Cut a stack of pepperoni slices into 4 pieces
  • Using a large spoon, spread a layer of marinara sauce on the bagels
  • Apply a portion of the cheese on each bagel slice, add toppings and apply another layer of cheese to the bagel bites
  • Bake at 375 degrees for 20 minutes, or until crispy.
Pizza Bagel Bite Recipes

Cost of the Pizza Bagel Bite Recipe

  • Bagels: 1 bag of 12 mini- bagels for $2.99 (25 cents/bagel) Use 3 bagels for 2 people = 75 cents
  • Marinara sauce: ~30 cents
  • Pepperoni Slices: $4.19 for 6 ounces, so it barely costs anything for us/this recipe
  • Cheese:$2.29 for an 8 oz bag

Total: ~$3.04

If you want something larger than a bagel bite, consider making my Keto Pizza- Bacon and Sausage Recipe.

Keto Pizza- Bacon & Sausage
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