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What To Eat With Pizza? 25+ of Our Favorite Healthy Side Dishes for Pizza Night

What To Eat With Pizza

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Looking for a great side dish for your next pizza night? From Italian tomato burrata salad to spinach artichoke dip, here are the best healthy sides to have with a grocery store pizza or homemade pizza.

 

At my house, pizza is always welcome. It’s tough to eat just one slice because there’s so much deliciousness in each one! With our top 25+ good side dishes, you can turn your pizza night into an amazing feast.

 

Here are some of our best side dishes for pizza!

 

Creamy Potato Salad

creamy potato salad recipe with mustard

 

While traditional potato salad has a mayonnaise-heavy dressing, this recipe focuses on the tastes of the components, which are all brought together by mayo, as well as deep mustard and fresh olive oil.

 

This will quickly become a family favorite and an ideal side dish for a pizza party night because it is not only nutritious and colorful, but it is also outrageously yummy and crunchy!

 

 

Onion Rings

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These crispy, crunchy air fryer onion rings are fried to a golden-brown perfection! These onion rings are a delicious appetizer for game days, get-togethers, or as a snack. Air fryer onion rings don’t need any oil or grease, and they’re a lot easier to create than you think. These delectable onion rings are made with a rapid coating of 5 ingredients and 10 minutes in the air fryer!

 

 

Side Green Salad Recipe

 

This is the most delicious side salad you’ll ever eat! It’s the most requested side dish at family gatherings, yet it’s not your typical side salad. There’s a SECRET! How to cut lettuce and add these two common spices that will revolutionize the way you make salads.

 

 

Grilled Italian Eggplant Antipasto

 

What to eat with pizza next weekend? Grilled Eggplant Antipasto is a simple, delicious Italian appetizer to prepare ahead of time for a gathering. The eggplant is delicate and fragrant thanks to the Italian style marinade, and it goes well with some baked garlic bread or a pizza.

 

 

Batata Harra

 

Batata harra, or spicy Lebanese potatoes, are air-fried and mixed with coriander (cilantro), lemon juice, garlic, and chili. The most delicious way to eat potatoes. Batata harra is traditionally deep-fried in oil, but this recipe calls for air fryer, which offers fantastic results as a deep-fried alternative. You may roast these potatoes in the oven if you don’t have an air fryer.

 

 

Tomato Burrata Salad with Homemade Pesto

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The aromas of Caprese salad are combined with other Mediterranean ingredients in this Burrata salad recipe. Apulian Burrata is without a doubt one of Italy’s best delicacies, so, please… Spend 5 minutes for yourself and make some pesto dressing to go with this salad making it another great side dish option for pizza lovers!

 

 

Crispy Air Fryer Cauliflower

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This Crispy Air Fryer Cauliflower recipe is so tasty and delicious, and it’ll be a popular choice as a snack, starter, appetizer for parties (yes, also for pizza parties!), and at the next game day get-together or anytime you want to treat yourself or impress a crowd. This Crispy Air Fryer Cauliflower is made with only 5 ingredients and is perfect as a side dish for any meal or snack for the whole family.

 

 

Greek Pasta Salad

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This Greek pasta salad recipe is undoubtedly deserving of the title of salad and a great option if you are wondering what to eat with pizza. Colorful veggies and Mediterranean spices outweigh soft whole-wheat pasta, making this dish as appetizing as it is attractive. This nutritious perfect pizza side dish is always a crowd pleaser.

 

 

Tater Tots

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Frozen air fryer tater tots are the crispiest, crunchiest potato tots on the market! Quick, simple, and far less messy than oven-baked potato tots. They’re the ideal healthy side dish because there’s no extra oil! Let me refresh your memory if you haven’t had Tater Tots in a while: they are excellent, and the best thing you will ever try!

 

These healthy tots for kids are delicious. They’re so excellent, in fact, that adults are obsessed with them as well. The basic recipe is straightforward. Potatoes, salt, pepper, and a tiny bit of cooking spray. Everyone will be satisfied if you leave it at that, but some extras wouldn’t hurt. You can also add in some chopped fresh parsley in the end.

 

 

Avocado Fries

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Sliced avocados that have been battered and air fried to a crisp coating.

 

The surface of the Avocado Fries is crispy, but the inside still luscious and creamy. For this dish, you should use firmer avocados for best results. When you air fry them, the hard ones will maintain their shape better.

 

 

Kale Crunch Salad

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This kale crunch salad is simple to make, healthy to eat, and wonderful to taste! It has the nicest flavors and goes nicely with pizza. From start to end, it takes only 10 minutes. This Paleo kale salad is perfect for a quick lunch, light dinner, or meal preparation. Sweet, savory, and aromatic, the homemade dressing is a must-try to tantalize your taste buds!

 

 

Baked Zucchini Fries

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This recipe for oil-free baked zucchini fries produces vegetarian fries that are crunchy on the exterior and tender in the middle, making them a healthier alternative to deep-fried fries. As a snack, an appetizer, or a side dish! Furthermore, these handmade zucchini fries are completely vegan, gluten-free, and low-carb!

 

 

Caesar Salad

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With only four ingredients, this Keto Caesar Salad with Bacon features a delightful homemade dressing. When topped with chicken, it makes a great side dish or quick main dish.

 

 

Asparagus Parmesan

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Air-fried tender roasted asparagus with a crunchy garlic parmesan cheese coating. It’s a quick and easy air fryer vegetable recipe with a fantastic flavor and a short cook time. Air Fryer Asparagus Parmesan is a delicious side dish for family dinners and holiday get-togethers!

 

 

Roasted Brussel Sprouts

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These roasted Brussel sprouts with honey butter are incredible. They’re roasted till golden brown, then topped with honey butter and broiled for a few minutes in the oven.

 

 

Roasted Cauliflower Soup

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Cauliflower is a fantastic veggie to have on hand. It has the consistency of potatoes but contains just about a third of the calories per 100 grams, maybe roasted, boiled, or steamed like potatoes, and is quite flavorful to go with your slice of pizza.

 

 

Mexican Avocado Salad

Mexican Avocado Salad

 

Mexican avocado salad is light, refreshing, and tasty. The simplest, finest vegan side dish for any time of year requires only five fresh ingredients.

 

Fresh, natural ingredients and straightforward recipes are my favorites. This salad is no exception; simply five delightful ingredients are combined. Large chunks of fresh avocado mixed with fresh lime juice, red onions, and cilantro.

 

 

Blistered Shishito Peppers

Blistered Shishito Peppers

 

Blistered Shishito Peppers are a yummy appetizer, starter, snack option, or delicious side dish that takes only three minutes to prepare! They have an irresistible flavour that is gently sweet, smokey, and spicy. They’re excellent to enjoy alone, but they’re also fantastic with dips, creams and sauces.

 

 

Halloumi Pasta Salad

Halloumi Pasta Salad

 

This dish for Halloumi Pasta Salad is a vibrant and tasty complement to any Summertime buffet! Pasta, vegetables, olives, and halloumi cheese make this simple recipe so delicious!

 

The pasta salad is mixed with a Greek Herb Vinaigrette, which adds a zingy, herbaceous freshness to the dish. The salty, caramelized halloumi elevates this pasta salad to new heights! It’s fantastic! This recipe is perfect for a quick lunch or a crowd-pleasing side dish.

 

 

Garlic Roasted Radishes

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Roasting radishes brings out their sweetness, which is otherwise hidden by the peppery kick they’re known for. This must-try recipe will convert any radish hater!

 

 

Baked Buffalo Cauliflower

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Buffalo Cauliflower Bites are a quick and easy appetizer or a perfect side dish made with only a few simple ingredients. These low-carb, vegetarian Buffalo Cauliflower Bites are soft and supple on the inside and crispy on the exterior, with all the amazing flavor of chicken wings.

 

 

Green Bean Fries

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Green bean fries cooked in the air fryer are a DELICIOUS way to eat this non-starchy veggie. These low carb keto green bean fries with pork rinds feature only 5.8 grams of net carbs per serving, which you’ll adore. Serve them with warm marinara for a delicious vegetable snack that everyone will enjoy!

 

 

Roasted Peppers, Baby Leaves, and Feta Salad

Roasted Peppers, Baby Leaves and Feta Salad

 

This feta salad with roasted bell peppers and spring mix salad will take you to the beach and make you crave more! This healthy salad is nutritious, simple to prepare, and delicious. Is there any reason not to give it a shot?

 

 

Sweet Potato Wedges

 

Do you have a craving for some ultra-crispy sweet potato wedges to accompany your ultra-crispy pizza? Learn how to create homemade crisp sweet potato fries. The best part they’re baked, not fried, so you can enjoy them guilt-free!

 

 

Greek Salad

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This simple Greek salad recipe has quickly become one of our favorite summer easy side dishes! Looking for a quick and easy side dish that everyone will love? Start preparing a Greek salad!

 

It’s light, refreshing, and will make everyone feel good. Cherry tomatoes, cucumber, kalamata olives, finely sliced red onion, and feta cheese are all included in this traditional Greek salad.

 

 

Pasta Salad

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This quick and easy pasta salad is ready in about 30 minutes! It’s a surefire barbeque favorite when tossed in a zesty vinaigrette and stuffed with veggies.

 

This pasta salad is an excellent choice as a side for a pizza dinner! A delicious pasta salad is a must-have for any picky eaters. It comes together quickly, is packed with fresh ingredients, and has a lot of flavors.

 

 

Tomato And Artichoke Salad

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A delicious and quick plant-based salad made with simple fresh ingredients. This salad is ideal for entertaining, with sweet tomatoes, marinated artichokes, peppery red sorrel leaves, and a light mint dressing.

 

 

Broccoli Salad

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Broccoli salad combines broccoli, bacon, red onion, cranberries, sunflower seeds, and goat cheese. It’s also topped with a creamy yogurt mayonnaise dressing. It’s very simple and wonderful!

 

The beauty of a broccoli salad dish is how easily you can change it up. Bacon, dried fruit, cheese, and nuts are frequently included in this salad, which consists primarily of raw broccoli. You can, however, adjust any of these to suit your own dietary needs.

 

 

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