Pizza Guide: Marinara Pizza

This page on Marinara pizza is one of over 200 unique types of Pizza I have collated into one big ‘Pizza Guide’. Feel free to look at the other pizzas here.

About Marinara Pizza

Pizza Name: Marinara

Originates from: Italy

I have tried to research exactly where they came from, or are most popular. Let me know any corrections if you disagree with the above country choice.

Pizza Type: Seafood

Base Sauce: Red

There are two types of base sauces which distinguish different types of pizza. Red, which normally means tomato or chill sauce, and white, which is often either olive oil, cheese or a cream sauce. White sauce pizzas are referred to as Pizza Bianca, and red sauce pizzas are categorised as Pizza Rossa.

Marinara Pizza Toppings

Here is a list of the typical toppings on a Marinara Pizza. Some variations may occur from place to place.

  • Tomato Sauce
  • Shrimp
  • Mussels
  • Garlic
  • Basil

Marinara Recipes

Want to make Marinara at home? Here are some great recipes we’ve found;

Delicious Homemade Neapolitan pizza (Marinara style)

Marinara Pizza Recipe

Famous Quote

“Anyone who says that money cannot buy happiness has clearly never spent their money on pizza.” – Andrew W.K.

Other Pizzas

Is Marinara not to your liking? Check out all the other pizzas we have in our Pizza Guide.