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River City Pizza

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1901 Needles Hwy, Needles, CA 92363-2701 (Formerly Mudshark Pizza)
760-326-9191
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 8
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Great food, decent service

My husband and I shared a salad and the Devil's Elbow pizza and both were really really good. Highly recommend this place for good food and a beer.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 12, 2015
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Monahans, Texas
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

I always eat here when I am in the area! The Italian sub is amazing! The pizza is wonerful and the service is also pretty good!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

My husband and I shared a salad and the Devil's Elbow pizza and both were really really good. Highly recommend this place for good food and a beer.

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Anaheim, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

While I absolutely believe that the youngsters should join the working force and learn the values of business early on, there also needs to be an adult employee present to teach them the values of a customer. We went in early on a Sunday evening, the place wasn't busy, and there were certainly a lot of employees standing around, but... More 

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Liberty Lake, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

They say you can have the greatest product in the world, but if you don't have customer service you have nothing. I agree! We walked into River City and stood at the counter, decided we should probably set at a table. We weren't greeted or anything even though the owner was standing 4 ft from us. My husband finally asked... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Great place, love the old style pizza place feel. Kid's loved all the arcade games they had six or seven.I was actually surprised how many there were for the size. But It's a must if your in the area.

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Salem, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We went there for pizza. Seems the owner does everything from take the orders to cook your pizza. Service was a little slow, but the pizza was great. Would recommend

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Port orange
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Had lunch there before we could check into our motel. You order from the counter and they bring it to you. Food was good, but it little warm in the building.

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toronto
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

The barbecued chicken pizza was covered in BBQ sauce and that is all you could taste. The entire pizza was sloppy and unappealing. I will usually eat anything, but I had a hard time with this. The guy who runs the place seems to lack people skills, but I guess there isn't much choice in Needles so why bother to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

food came right on time to our hotel room, order was accurate, personal pizzas were HOT and really good! wings were hot and good. delivery man and the girl who took our order were very nice.

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Needles, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

Waited over an hour for delivery, when we got it was a mess. you couldn't even tell what it was. The driver was very sorry. I wish I could post a picture and let you guys try and figure out what it was we ordered.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1901 Needles Hwy, Needles, CA 92363-2701 (Formerly Mudshark Pizza)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Needles
  • Phone Number: 760-326-9191

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?