Perfect Chicken Pesto Pizza

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 15 mins

When we are hungry for pizza around our house, we usually want something different than the same old pizza we can order from the local delivery places. This Chicken Pesto Pizza is requested time and time again!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 450°F.
  2. Cut chicken tenders into bite size pieces.
  3. Spray a medium nonstick skillet with nonstick cooking spray and cook chicken over medium heat for 3 minutes.
  4. Add onion and pesto; cook and stir 3 more minutes or until chicken is completely cooked through.
  5. Arrange tomato slices and chicken mixture on pizza crust, leaving bare the 1 inch from the edge.
  6. Sprinkle mozzarella cheese over the pizza.
  7. Bake 8 minutes or until pizza is hot and cheese is melted and bubbly.
Most Helpful

I put pizza sauce on the crust before adding the other ingredients. This was a nice change of pace from the usual pizza toppings.

Ginny Sue July 14, 2007

Very delicious! I didn't add onions but added double the pesto sauce. It was very very good.. will be making again, thanks!

hippeastrum March 05, 2006

This was delicious. I used chicken breast and cooked it in a little olive oil. The red onion and tomatoes on top were yummy. I was worried it might be dry, so I used pizza sauce, and it turned out perfect. A real crowd pleaser.

Erin Crable July 14, 2005