Pita Pizza

Are you craving pizza but don’t have time to make pizza dough? Use pitas! This is the easiest way to make pizza with any of your favorite toppings. It’s one of my quick favorites to make anytime of the day.





  • 4 pitas

  • 2-3 sausages, cut

  • 1 green bell pepper, cut into strips

  • 3 cups grated parmesan cheese

  • 1 ½ cup marinara sauce


1. Spread marinara sauce on top of pita and add all other ingredients. Bake in oven on 350 degrees for about 20 minutes. Serve warm.




Q&A With: Co-owner Michael Freid of East Side Pies

Who? Michael Freid

What? East Side Pies

When? Started in March 2006.

Where? 1401 B Rosewood Ave. Austin, TX 78702

Why? Because he and his partner decided that it would be a good idea to open the only pizza place that delivered on the east side at the time. Michael himself is a baker so it only seemed natural. “We deliver pizza, that’s what we do” is their thing and Michael stands firmly behind that.

This was my first stop on the east side but it certainly will not be the last time I go back to this place. He loaded me up with pizza slices and I was stuffed by the time we were done with the interview. They grow their own spices right outside and he buys his ingredients all from local farms. They also recycle as much as they can. He is definitely doing something right. Michael is such a nice guy and I only hope I come across friendly, warm-hearted and just all around really good people for the rest of my stops on my journey.

One more thing…don’t forget to find them at all the places below!

Website: www.eastsidepies.com

Like: www.facebook.com/EastSidePies

Follow: www.twitter.com/EastSide_Pies