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Shot Tower Inn

390 Locust St, Dubuque, IA 52001
(563) 556-1061
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Clermont, Florida, United States
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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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340 reviews 340 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
107 helpful votes 107 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
27 helpful votes 27 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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149 reviews 149 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 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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85 reviews 85 reviews
57 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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Wentzville, Missouri, United States
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013 via mobile

Found this place while visiting Dubuque. Good size, tasty pizza. Fast service. Family friendly. They did look at me funny when I asked for a take home box. Guess they're not used to people not finishing their food. Would Recommend it!

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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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