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eggplant pizza

Air Fryer Eggplant Pizza

  • Author: Liz Thomson
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 20 minutes
  • Total Time: 30 minutes
  • Yield: Serves 2 1x
  • Category: Pizza
  • Method: Air Fryer
  • Cuisine: Pizza


These eggplant pizzas are made in the air fryer for a low carb way to satisfy your pizza craving! This is a tasty way to enjoy eggplant and you can customize these pizzas with your favorite toppings!


  • 1 medium eggplant, sliced into 1/2” thick rounds
  • 1/2 cup pizza sauce
  • 1/2 cup shredded mozzarella cheese
  • Parmesan, oregano, red pepper, salt, etc (optional)


  1. Preheat the air fryer to 400 degrees.
  2. Place the sliced eggplant on a paper towel and sprinkle with salt.
  3. Let sit for 5 minutes, then blot with a paper towel to remove excess moisture.
  4. Place the eggplant in a single layer in the air fryer and cook for 5 minutes. Flip the eggplant and continue to cook for 2-3 minutes until browned. You may need to do this in batches.
  5. Top each slice with pizza sauce and cheese.
  6. Continue to cook for 4-5 minutes until the cheese is bubbly and browned.
  7. Top with basil and shredded Parmesan cheese, if desired.

Keywords: air fryer eggplant pizza