First opening its doors in 1978 in Palo Alto, California, Mountain Mike’s has grown into a popular West Coast pizza franchise. This family-oriented pizzeria was started by founder Thomas Van Buskirk. Now with over 40 years in business and over 250 locations, Mountain Mike’s caters to pizza lovers all over the West Coast with their furthest east location in Texas.

Full disclosure: I ate at Mountain Mike’s Pizza for the first time only a few days ago to document the latest menu prices in 2023 and snap a few photos of the food. Take a look at my favorite ways to save money including a $5 off coupon you can use for your next order.


MenuSize / QuantityPrice
Classic PizzaSmall (1 topping)$11.99
Classic Pizza Medium (1 topping)$15.99
Classic Pizza Large (1 topping)$20.99
Classic Pizza Mountain 1 (topping)$32.99

Specialty PizzaSmall$15.99
Specialty Pizza Medium$19.99
Specialty Pizza Large$23.99
Specialty Pizza Mountain$35.99

Gluten-Free: A gluten-free crust is available in small size only for $2.00 more.

Standard Crust Options: Thin and Traditional (All Sizes)

Cost Per Extra Topping: 

  • Small Pizza: $1.50 per additional topping
  • Medium Pizza: $2.00 per additional topping
  • Large Pizza: $2.50 per additional topping
  • Mountain: $3.00 per additional topping

Specialty Pizza Menu Options: The Everest, Mt. Veggiemore, Snow Alps, Robbers Roost, Sizzlin’ Bacon Classic, Pikes Peak, Chicken Club, The McKinley, Pineapple Chicken Luau, Garlic Tuscan.


MenuSize / QuantityPrice
Mountain Hero Sandwich$6.99
Salami Sandwich$6.99
Pastrami Sandwich$6.99
Pizza Sandwich$7.99
Ham Sandwich$6.99
L.A. Hot Sandwich$7.99
Grilled Chicken Breast$7.95


MenuSize / QuantityPrice
Individual Salad$7.99
All-You-Can-Eat Salad Bar$9.50
Family Salad Serves 5 - 6 People$21.99


MenuSize / QuantityPrice
Garlic Sticks with Cheese$7.50
Classic Wings6 Pc.$7.99
Classic Wings12 Pc.$14.99
Classic Wings24 Pc.$20.99
1/2 lb. Boneless Wings$8.99
1 lb. Boneless Wings$17.99
Mozzarella Sticks8 Pc.$7.99
Garlic Bread With Cheese$4.99
Mountain Fries$6.99
Loaded Mountain Fries$9.99

Wing Sauce Options: Plain (No Sauce), Frank’s RedHot Buffalo, KC Masterpiece BBQ, Stingin’ Honey Garlic, Sweet Chili.


MenuSize / QuantityPrice
Pepsi2 Liter$3.99
Diet Pepsi2 Liter$3.99
Starry 2 Liter$3.99
Root Beer2 Liter$3.99
Dr. Pepper2 Liter$3.99

Ways to Save Money at Mountain Mike’s Pizza 

Looking to save money at Mountain Mike’s? The Mountain Rewards program is a great place to start. This rewards program is tied to an app (available both on the App Store and Google Play), which can be used in-store using a QR code or for mobile orders. With the app, every 100 points gain you a $10 reward for Mountain Mike’s. Plus, earn points whenever you buy, whether you’re ordering online or in person.

Mountain Mike's Pizza Menu Poster.

Mountain Mike’s Pizza Menu Poster.

Joining the rewards program also gets you a coupon for $5 off your first order and one step closer to many rewards. There are three levels of reward members: Base Camp, Mountain Guide, and Trail Blazer. Everyone starts at Base Camp, with the promotion to Mountain Guide after five visits and Trail Blazer after ten visits. 

Mountain Mike’s Rewards Perks

Base Camp Mountain Guide Trail Blazer
Starting rank at sign-up Five visits Ten visits
$5 off first visit Free cinnamon dessert pizza for free small pizza on your birthday Earn 1.5 points per $1 spent
Free side on 2nd visit Personalized offers Free cinnamon dessert pizza for free small pizza on your birthday
Personalized offers Refer a friend for $5 reward One surprise reward monthly
Refer a friend for $5 reward Personalized offers
Refer a friend for $5 reward

Other Mountain Mike’s Rewards

While Mountain Mike’s does not have student, military, or senior discounts, they have a free birthday gift on their rewards app when you reach level two (Mountain Guide). On top of this, they have a rotating list of coupons that can be accessed through their app. The app is free to download, meaning it’s free access to plenty of money-saving discounts. 

Mountain Mike’s Coupons 

Want to get coupons sent to you? You can join the Mountain Mike’s E-Club here to get coupons regularly sent to your inbox. Here are a few of the generous offers that have been provided in the past through this program to give you a sense of the savings:

  • $5 Off Mountain Sized Pepperoni Pizza
  • $19.99 for a Large 1-Topping Pizza and 2 Liter Soda
  • $3 Off Any Large Pizza
  • Dinner Buffet for $8.95 on Wednesdays
  • $3 Off Any Large Specialty Pizza

What are the Pizza Sizes at Mountain Mike’s? 

Mountain Mike’s has four pizza sizes: Small (10″) with 10 slices, Medium (12″) with 12 slices, Large (14″) with 14 slices, and Mountain (20″) with 20 slices. The Mountain pizza is made to serve six to eight people, making it perfect for parties, family events, or plenty of leftovers. 

Mountain Mike’s used to have a size called “Mini” that was 6 inches in size and came with six pieces, but the employee working behind the counter told me it was no longer available despite it still being listed as an option in the store. I took the employee for his word, but will try ordering again the next time I’m in to confirm this is no longer an option.

Does Mountain Mike’s Have a Lunch Buffet? 

Mountain Mike’s has an all-you-can-eat lunch buffet Monday – Friday from the hours of 11 AM to 2 PM. The lunch buffet includes a salad and pizza bar for one low price of $9.99 per person plus tax. Kids 10 years of age and under get to dine for $6.99. The price of a buffet does not include a soft drink or alcoholic beverage with the price. Remember that the lunch buffet cannot be combined with any mobile app deals unless stated otherwise on their coupons and that it is an in-person-only offering. 

Mountain Mike's lunch buffet

Mountain Mike’s Lunch Buffet.

What can you expect to find on the buffet? You’ll find a variety of 4 – 6 fresh made pizzas on the buffet line. Usually these include the classic pepperoni pizza, but you can also request your favorite pizza as well.

In terms of the salad bar portion, I found 21 different items including dressings, vegetables, on the small but quality salad bar. The salad bar included all the items I would want to put on a salad including ranch dressing, cheese, black and green olives, pepperoncinis, cucumbers, celery, carrots, beets, and beans. Check out a photo of the salad bar below so you know what to expect.

Mountain Mike's Salad Bar

The Mountain Mike’s Salad Bar.

Where Are the Mountain Mike’s Pizza Locations? 

Mountain Mike’s now has over 250 locations open to the public. The easiest way to find your nearest Mountain Mike’s is by using the location finder service on their website The states with the most locations are:

  • California (102)
  • Idaho (32)
  • Nevada (26)
  • Oregon (23)
  • Arizona (12)
  • Colorado (10)
  • Utah (10)
  • Texas (9)
  • Washington (8)
Mountain Mike's Location

Mountain Mike’s location in Idaho.

Hours of Operation

Since Mountain Mike’s hours of operation vary depending on the location, your best course of action is to check their location finder service on their website. This feature includes location details such as address and hours of operation, making it much easier to find a Mountain Mike’s open near you. In general, Mountain Mike’s are open from 11 a.m. – 10 p.m. Sunday – Saturday. 

Has Mountain Mike’s Gotten Too Expensive? 

While Mountain Mike’s has increased in price over the years, their overall prices are still comparable with other pizza chains. Even though the restaurant isn’t considered “expensive” the price for pizza has gone up across the board by 12.58%. Ouch! But sadly these price increases are par for the course at most pizza chains these days.

Here’s a breakdown on how much the current 2023 prices compares to the prices only two short years ago: 

Small Pizza (1 Topping): 

  • 2021 Price: $11.99
  • Current Price: $12.99 (8.34% increase)

Medium Pizza (1 Topping): 

  • 2021 Price: $14.99
  • Current Price: $15.99 (6.67% increase)

Large Pizza (1 Topping): 

  • 2021 Price: $17.99
  • Current Price: $20.99 (16.68% increase)

Mountain (1 Topping):

  • 2021 Price: $29.99
  • Current Price:  $32.99 (10.00% increase)

Specialty Small: 

  • 2021 Price: $12.99
  • Current Price: $15.99 (23.09% increase)

Medium Specialty:

  • 2021 Price: $16.99
  • Current Price: $19.99 (17.66% increase)

Large Specialty: 

  • 2021 Price: $20.99
  • Current Price: $23.99 (14.29% increase)

Mountain Specialty: 

  • 2021 Price: $32.99
  • Current Price: $35.99 (9.09% increase)
robbers roost pizza

The price for a Large Robbers Roost Pizza has gone up by 14.29% the last 2 years.

Remember there are still ways to save by joining the mobile app and applying the $5 coupon to your first offer. As a side-note you’re looking for cost-efficient sandwiches, Mountain Mike’s sandwich menu is consistently on-par or lower than those at Subway. 

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