Cheesy Grilled Tomatoes

Cheesy Grilled Tomatoes an Easy Grilling Recipe

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Delicious grilled tomatoes filled with zesty Italian dressing and topped with melted cheese


  • About 6 Roma Tomatoes cut in half
  • Salt to taste
  • 1/4 cup of Zesty Italian Dressing
  • 1 cup of Shredded Mozzarella Cheese
  • 1/4 cup of Grated Parmesan Cheese
  • Chopped fresh basil and chives – can substitute dried herbs
  • other ideas for toppings…
  • garlic flavored bread crumbs
  • olive oil
  • minced garlic


  1. Preheat grill to medium heat
  2. Place the cut tomatoes into the foil pan with the cut side up
  3. salt
  4. Pour dressing evenly over the tops
  5. Add the cheeses evenly to the top of the tomatoes
  6. Place the pan onto the grill and close the lid
  7. Grill for about 15 minutes or until the cheese has melted through
  8. Add the herbs to the top of tomatoes and serve warm


What are some good toppings for These Cheesy Grilled Tomatoes?

  • balsamic vinegar
  • chopped sweet onion
  • fresh cilantro
  • fresh basil
  • diced bell pepper
  • feta cheese
  • ricotta cheese
  • greek olives
  • red onion – diced
  • grilled zucchini
  • fresh cucumber
  • fresh mozzarella
  • bread crumbs
  • cracked black pepper

What Goes well with Grilled Tomatoes

  • cold pasta salad
  • warm pasta salad
  • grilled steak
  • hamburger
  • ribs
  • cowboy beans
  • bean salad

Make-Ahead and Storage

Can I Make these Grilled Tomatoes Ahead of Time?

These tomatoes are best served right off of the grill when warm and the cheese is melted

How long will cooked tomatoes last?


Cooked tomatoes, covered in the fridge should last 3-5 days


Reheat cooked tomatoes in the microwave, in a pan on the grill, or in the oven until warmed through