Definition: Cooking Floor

The cooking floor of a pizza oven refers to the surface on which the pizza is placed and cooked. It is typically made of brick, stone, or other heat-retaining materials that evenly distribute heat and create a crisp crust.


  • “The cooking floor of a pizza oven is usually made of refractory materials, such as firebricks or stone.”
  • “A well-insulated cooking floor is important for maintaining consistent heat distribution and ensuring even cooking of the pizza crust.”
  • Related Terms:

  • Oven Timer
  • Pizza Dough
  • Oven Gloves
  • Insulating Blanket