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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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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • 7
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  • 6
    Very good
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Need some grown ups on the payroll....

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... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed March 3, 2015
bikerbarbie56
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Fort Worth, Texas
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Fort Worth, Texas
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47 reviews 47 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 NEW

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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82 reviews 82 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
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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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
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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59 reviews 59 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
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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175 reviews 175 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
151 helpful votes 151 helpful votes
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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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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Oliver, Canada
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235 reviews 235 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

Stopped here for lunch on our way through needles. We read the reviews and thought it may be worth the stop - it was. We shared a pizza - one of the house specials. It was very very good. It is a kind of funky place - it was spotlessly clean and the service was good. Well worth eating here.

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Plainfield, Illinois
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

Got a Phillie Cheese Steak, garden salad, and spaghetti and meat balls and all were excellent. The salad was really fresh, the cheese steak was perfectly toasted, and the spaghetti sauce was wonderful and the meat balls very tasty. The staff was exceptionally pleasant and helpful. We will be returning on our next trip through Needles.

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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
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?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?