MOD Pizza Makes Dairy-Free & Vegan Pies with Artisan Style


Updated in 2021! MOD Pizza was one of the first build-your-own pizza or salad chains to take off, and they’ve always been quite friendly to allergic diners. They offer dairy-free cheese, that’s stored separately at the locations we’ve seen, and the staff is trained to follow allergen protocols with special diet orders. And the options are expansive. As you can see in the dairy-free menu below, there are crust, sauce, and topping options for all.

MOD Pizza Dairy-Free Menu Guide with Vegan & Allergen Options - gluten-free, egg-free, soy-free, and nut-free options galore!

MOD Pizza Dairy-Free Menu Guide with Vegan & Allergen Options

All of the following options are also vegan-friendly, except the meats, Mike’s Hot Honey, and Honey Lime Dressing. These menu items are also made without gluten, egg, tree nuts, and soy, unless otherwise noted.


  • Original¬†(contains gluten)
  • Gluten-Friendly

Heads Up! The Cauliflower Crust contains both milk and eggs.

Pizza Sauces

  • BBQ Sauce
  • Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • Garlic Rub
  • Red Sauce
  • Spicy Red Sauce

Heads Up! The pesto and white sauces contain dairy.


  • Dairy-Free Cheese

Dairy-Free Cheese Ingredients (Daiya): filtered water, tapioca starch, coconut oil, expeller pressed: canola and/or safflower oil, vegan natural flavors, chickpea protein, salt, potato protein, tricalcium phosphate, lactic acid (vegan), konjac gum, xanthan gum, yeast extract, fruit and/or vegetable juice color

Meat Toppings

  • Anchovies
  • Bacon
  • Canadian Bacon
  • Grilled Chicken
  • Ground Beef
  • Mild Sausage
  • Pepperoni
  • Salami
  • Spicy Chicken Sausage
  • Pork Chorizo

Heads Up! The scrambled egg is scrambled with milk. It’s not sold at all locations.

Other Toppings

  • Artichokes
  • Arugula
  • Banana Peppers
  • Basil
  • Black Olives
  • Roasted Broccoli
  • Cilantro
  • Roasted Corn
  • Chickpeas
  • Cucumbers
  • Roasted Garlic
  • Greek Olives
  • Green Bell Peppers
  • Jalapenos
  • Mama Lil’s Sweet Hot Peppas
  • Mushrooms
  • Oregano
  • Pineapple
  • Red Onion
  • Pickled Red Onions
  • Roasted Red Peppers
  • Romaine
  • Rosemary
  • Sea Salt
  • Pepper
  • Serrano Peppers
  • Spinach
  • Mixed Greens
  • Tomatoes
  • Cranberry Seed Blend

Heads Up! The croutons at MOD Pizza contain loads of dairy.

Finishing Sauce

  • Balsamic Fig Glaze
  • BBQ Swirl
  • Hot Buffalo Sauce
  • Mike’s Hot Honey
  • Red Sauce Dollops
  • Herb & Caper Green Sauce

Heads Up! The Pesto Drizzle and Sri-Rancha Sauce contain dairy.


  • Deluxe (no cheese)
  • Simple (no cheese)

Dairy-Free Salad Dressings: Balsamic, Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Honey Lime, Lemon Vinaigrette, Red Wine Vinegar, Greek Herb & Tahini, Sherry Dijon, Zesty Roma

Heads Up! In addition to the cheesy, ranch, and Caesar dressings, the Italian and Green Goddess dressings at MOD Pizza contain dairy. Except or the Lemon Vinaigrette, Oil & Vinegar, the dressings are all made with soy oil, and the Honey Lime contains egg.

More Stuff

  • Cinnamon Strips (no caramel dip or icing; chocolate sauce or strawberry puree okay; contains gluten and soy)
  • Cheesy Garlic Bread (sub dairy-free cheese or no cheese; contains gluten)

This Post is for Informational Purposes Only

Menus, ingredients, kitchen procedures, management, and restaurants are subject to change at any time. Always read the menu and discuss your dietary needs with the staff before ordering. Make sure that they can accommodate your situation. This post is for informational purposes only, and should not be construed as advice.

There is always a risk for potential cross-contamination of allergens in any commercial kitchen. If cross-contamination is an issue for you, always speak with the manager to ensure that your meal can be safely prepared. Listings here do not guarantee that a restaurant is safe enough for your individual needs. Only you can make that decision.

Eating Dairy Free at MOD Pizza! Review and Info (vegan & gluten-free, too)

Where to Find MOD Pizza

At last count, MOD Pizza had approximately 400 locations in U.S. 28 states. They have just a smattering of shops outside of the U.S.. See their website below for addresses, hours, and online ordering.


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Delicious & Affordable!

Rated 5 out of 5
March 21, 2021

Love the build your own pizza style and that they even let you customize two halves if your splitting it. We tried the fig balsamic glaze, too, which wasn’t extra and was sweet, but good. I recommend going light on the dairy-free cheese. It can easily overwhelm the pizza if you get too much. Also, the staff changed their gloves before handling our order and got the cheese alternative from a tub that was put away from the other toppings – which was great!

Alisa Fleming

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Alisa is the founder of, Food Editor for Allergic Living magazine, and author of the best-selling dairy-free book, Go Dairy Free: The Guide and Cookbook for Milk Allergies, Lactose Intolerance, and Casein-Free Living, and the new cookbook, Eat Dairy Free: Your Essential Cookbook for Everyday Meals, Snacks, and Sweets. Alisa is also a professional recipe creator and product ambassador for the natural food industry.

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