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390 Locust St, Dubuque, IA 52001
(563) 556-1061
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Dubuque, Iowa
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30 reviews 30 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

This review is based on the restaurant and mostly their pizza, which is pretty good. Dubuque surprisingly as a few nice local pizza options and Shot Tower is one of them. The pizzas are a pretty good size and the cheese melts right in your mouth. The inside of the place is pretty neat and has become a part of... More 

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Clermont, Florida, United States
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

because the Shot Tower is just across the street from the 5 Flags Center you can't find a more convenient place to grab a beer, burger, pizza, or some ribs. The tenderloin during my recent visit was pretty good. It is not the large, thin kind that overflows a plate but was more of the thicker meat variety. It was... More 

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Dubuque, Iowa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The size of the orders have gotten smaller but costing more but food is still good quality and they do deliver which is one reason when we feel like a change we order delivery from them

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Des Moines Iowa
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90 reviews 90 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

You know those local eateries that desperately need remodeled, but if they did it would be the death of the place. This unique place has been around for a long time... thank goodness! Wonderful order-at-the-counter pizza, burgers and out of this world onion rings. The kitchen is in sight... old... very clean... and produces amazing 'bar' food for singles, couples... More 

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Dubuque, Iowa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

After a long day, we use to always count on a wonderful dinner, hot and delicious, and delivered in a timely fashion. We would eat there, or get delivery. The past couple of visits have been disappointing, but today's delivered dinner was horrible. We ordered 3 rack of bone dinners, which use to be our favorite, when it arrived, the... More 

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Wisconsin
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348 reviews 348 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Ordered pizza and sandwiches. Food was OK but nothing special. The place had and old look to it. Place smelled like and old stale basement. This place needs remodeling. I would not recommend.

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Portage, Wisconsin
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

We really enjoyed the pizza here along with the homemade soup! The roses growing outside the window were so beautiful. We really enjoyed our lunch.

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Dubuque, IA
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90 reviews 90 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

I met some Guys for lunch and to discuss an upcoming function. I always order the tenderloin basket when I come. My wife is also a tenderloin lover and She orders it also. The meal was delivered hot and fast. The tenderloin seemed to have shrunk and changed since my last visit. I have now decided that their tenderloin is... More 

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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155 reviews 155 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

Stopped here for Sunday lunch. Order food at the bar type of place. No frills but the mushroom sandwich I had with fries was really , really good. Lots of variety on the menu. Wasn't going ot have dessert but when they had fried ice cream on the menu I couldnt go without trying it. Alas, it wasn't as tasty... More 

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IOWA
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87 reviews 87 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

My husband And I went for lunch. They were understaffed everyone in our area had slow service. We ordered the BBQ big shot sandwich with ff and coleslaw. The sandwich arrived severely crispy/burned I have no idea how they served it. I thought I would just eat the meat out of it - it was terribly fatty and you could... More 

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Additional Information about Shot Tower Inn

Address: 390 Locust St, Dubuque, IA 52001
Phone Number: (563) 556-1061
Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Dubuque
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am

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