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17201 E US Hwy 40 Ste 117, Independence, MO 64055-6437
(816) 478-0777
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 18
    Excellent
  • 5
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Pretty darn good

Tim's has pretty darn good pizza. The crust isn't exactly thin but has a really good crispness to it. They are super generous with the toppings so be prepared for a pizza that is loaded to the 9's if you get several toppings.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 17, 2015
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  • Large groups
  • Families with children
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English first
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

This pizza is so good and so fresh. The toppings are piled high and are so good. The crust is not thin yet not thick, just amazing! Great local joint.

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Independence, Missouri
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

I think this is the worst pizza I have ever had. Sorry, I know some locals like it, but like the other review I saw, the crust taste burnt, no flavor. The toppings taste like they were added after the pizza was put in the oven, also limited flavor. Salad bar area was nasty. They have carpet and food all... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Tim's has pretty darn good pizza. The crust isn't exactly thin but has a really good crispness to it. They are super generous with the toppings so be prepared for a pizza that is loaded to the 9's if you get several toppings.

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Independence, Missouri
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57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

The wife and I went here a couple nights ago. When we walked in on a Friday around 5pm there was just one table there. Maybe shouldve been my first clue. We proceeded to counter and were greeted by a young man who was nice and friendly. We went ahead and ordered a Large pizza a salad and one drink... More 

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Warrenton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We chose this restaurant because of the Chicago Style Pizza offered. Reasonably priced. Good food. They even offered a small FRESH salad bar. Good choice.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

Is it fancy? No, but it is clean and inviting. This is a throw back pizza joint. The pizza is outstanding and the owner works the kitchen. There is a viewing window so you can watch the pizza being made. The crust is crust but not thin and the toppings re top shelf. A little more pricey than run if... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014 via mobile

Sometimes when your product is good you forget that service is important as well....I asked about debt cards (which they do not take). The guy at the counter was extremely rude to me!!!! He told me that they have done fine for 26 years without it, and they would continue to do just fine. Mind you our entire party of... More 

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Independence, Missouri
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

everyone writing a review about this place says the pizza is good. Can anyone describe the pizza? thin or thick crust? Sweet Red sauce-Roma style or dark and heavy? Cheesy? No photos? gosh people. I will have to go now to make sure some descriptions are in place.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

This turned out to be a pleasant surprise. The place does not look like much from the outside Ordered a pizza and it was delicious, the service was quick and friendly We will definitely go back to this one

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Olathe, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

I worked with Tim at Happy Joe's "glory days" in the late 70's-early 80's. When the franchisee pulled out of town, Tim bought some of the equipment, replicated everything great about the recipes, and improved on them. They pile on the toppings (all fresh), the sauce, dough, and cheese mix are what make it special, and it's got an old-school... More 

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Additional Information about Tim's Pizza

Address: 17201 E US Hwy 40 Ste 117, Independence, MO 64055-6437
Phone Number: (816) 478-0777
Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Pizza

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 17201 E US Hwy 40 Ste 117, Independence, MO 64055-6437
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence
  • Phone Number: (816) 478-0777

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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