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25 Lake St N Ste 105, Forest Lake, MN 55025
(651) 464-0111
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 17
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Very good pizza, surprising menu

We had a big birthday party for about 15 people (kids and adults) and the food was very good. The pizza has generous toppings and the sauce is awesome. The menu provides a good variance for picky younger kids and the waitress brings around drinks quickly for picky older adults. I've been here... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 12, 2015
Pete S
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Stillwater, MN
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Stillwater, MN
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54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

We had a big birthday party for about 15 people (kids and adults) and the food was very good. The pizza has generous toppings and the sauce is awesome. The menu provides a good variance for picky younger kids and the waitress brings around drinks quickly for picky older adults. I've been here before for a dinner for two and... More 

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Minneapolis
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Don't get me wrong, I loved it, just not what I expected. I was hoping for a great pizza with lots of toppings, I guess I should have checked three menu ahead of time. This pizza joint was more of an upscale (for flake at least) Italian restaurant than a pizza place. I'd go again, but I'd show up less... More 

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Forest Lake, Minnesota
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Don't miss stopping at Za when you travel through Forrest Lake. Hand made sauces, pastas, and more! A delicious Italian experience with a beautiful lake view. My favorite is the mushroom ravioli.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

No matter what you order at ZA's, you're going to love it. I work next door at Keller Williams as a real estate agent so from time to time I'll pop in for some lunch--its always great! They also do take out orders which is handy. I happen to love the cheese tortellini but several of my friends and family... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Having lived in Forest Lake for three years now I am disappointed I did not discover ZA earlier. I have had both pizza and pasta: both are phenomenal. The ingredients and sauce are balanced and fresh. The cheese bread is out of this world.

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Minnesota, USA
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117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Have known about this place for years, but this was our first time here. Our apologies to ZA for waiting so long. We had a pleasant meal in this semi casual atmosphere. I say semi casual because you will feel as comfortable in jeans and a t-shirt, as you will in shirt and tie. Very nice meal and beverage selections.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

My wife and I love this place Get the bianco chicken zachos they have four home made chips and are fantastic. The Slurp sandwiches are so good you'll crave them every 30 days. See you there.

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Forest Lake, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Za's makes great homeade pizza. Loaded with whole pieces of delicious ingredients! Their salads are also good! The view is very nice, looking out at the lake. Service was also great!

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North Branch, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

We didn't stop for dinner or lunch. We stopped for an appetizer and adult beverages. Cute place. Reasonably priced. Both family and couples friendly. They offer a wide variety of choices and creativity from traditional Calamari to the "Thai-One-On" salad, Pesto Cream Fettuccine and Portobello Ravioli to heart healthy whole wheat pizzas, steaks, and gourmet burgers. There is also an... More 

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Phoenix
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

The best. Most often enjoy the beef tenderloin but tonight was looking for something chicken and savored the taste of this marsala sauce. Highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 25 Lake St N Ste 105, Forest Lake, MN 55025
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Forest Lake
  • Phone Number: (651) 464-0111

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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