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Leonardo's Pizza by the Slice

1245 W University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601-5109
352-375-2007
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Pembroke Pines, FL
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57 reviews 57 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We've eaten here a few times now when we're in town. Good slices, decent salad, chewy rolls. I think we got 2 free rolls each time, but I don't know why. Parking is in back and tough, as it seems to be everywhere in Gainesville. The 1st time we ate here on this trip, we got our slices right away,... More

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Ocala, Florida
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Atmosphere is different busy/loud and busy. It's hectic but as soon as you walk in you order. Bathroom is in back on side kind of like a old gas station restroom. But the pizzas where yummylicious and my 5 yr old is so picky he ate his whole slice of pizza and the first thing he asks as we are... More

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Gainesville, Florida
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

This is the BEST PIZZA I have ever eaten in my life. I visit Leos about once a week and that's only because I live on the other side of town! I visit with my girlfriend regularly and family... The pizza is also only half the story.. their rolls are freshly made and cooked through out the day! You have... More

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Fort Washington, Pennsylvania
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Leonardo's is great for a slice or an entire pie. They stay busy so sometimes there is a line, but it is worth it.

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Tampa, Florida
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51 reviews 51 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Read until the end, please We didn't realize there was 2 parts to this restaurant until after we had ordered on the side that only had a very limited menu. Real picnic tables and food served on trays. Pizza slices were large and served only on napkins. Got a salad served in a too small bowl and 2 drinks. There... More

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Manchester Washington
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We were staying across the street at the Holiday Inn since it was so close, we decided to try it, despite some of the negative reviews. Ya, the staff had tattoos and piercings, big deal...and that's coming from someone pushing 60. It's a collage town...The service was good, The pizza slices were huge! Maybe not the best pizza I've had,... More

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Hawkinsville, Georgia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Leonardo's has the best pizza and salad's we have eaten here several times on our way through Gainsville fl. It is a typical college hangout type of place the bathroom is outside in the back and is very outdated and had mops on the ground by it. The staff were not very friendly but the food was very good. My... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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48 reviews 48 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

Good Pizza place. I travel on business and stop here several times per year. It's great because you can order by slice and they have a wide variety of choices and they are actually on display for you to see. This helps in your decision making. You order at counter, then sit at table and wait for your "call". Decor... More

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Lakeland, Florida
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26 reviews 26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

Leonardo's is definitely a college town restaurant. Scary bathrooms, tattooed & pierced employees, crowded as heck on a game day. But there is no other place in Gainesville I recommend more for a filling meal (and I'm typically not a pizza fan!) One slice will satisfy my 13 year old son, and a calzone will stuff my hubby. Looking for... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

I went here for lunch at a debate thing, and I was pleased. The pizza came out hot and quickly. It was very good food! Would recommend!

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