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Shot Tower Inn

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390 Locust St, Dubuque, IA 52001-6933
+1 563-556-1061
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good29%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“grinder” (7 reviews)
“pizza” (81 reviews)
“sandwiches” (12 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Pizza, Pub, Italian, Bar
$$ - $$$
390 Locust St, Dubuque, IA 52001-6933
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I stopped with another couple for lunch on a Friday. It was not busy and the waitress got to us right away. She was very pleasant and prompt although struggled with the beer order for my friend. He tried to order 3...More

Thank Corey J
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Shot Tower Inn has been going strong since 1967 - 50 years. It is named after a historical structure that is located near the riverfront. The Shot Tower Inn has an extensive menu, which includes both deep dish and thin crust pizza. For an...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

8 of Us descended upon the Shot Tower with Pizza in mind last Sunday. I ordered a single Thin Crust Shot Tower Special ... and I destroyed it. Yep, ate all of it. It was outstanding! My Sis and Bro in-Law ordered the same pizza...More

Thank Shawn B
Reviewed October 7, 2017

Good Pizza and garlic bread at a decent price. There were plenty of people here on a Thursday evening and the service was good.

Thank chadn1
Reviewed September 19, 2017

Burgers, frys and onion rings were very good and service was excellent. Enjoyed dinner with our grandson!

Thank BKTeacup
Reviewed August 28, 2017

The few times I've tried other items on the menu I haven't been crazy impressed but the pizza is well worth a visit. I recommend getting extra sauce which makes it that much better!

Thank iowaholmes
Reviewed August 20, 2017

We decided to get the Deep Dish pizza although it really is misleading. Deep Dish here is really just a thick crust. It was, however, very good and would go back. They have quite a variety of foods and the chicken smelled delectable.

Thank Sher S
Reviewed August 16, 2017

First time there and was impressed with the service, the menu , the food ,and overall eating experience. Was there on a Friday night and although it was busy, we had no problem with parking or getting a table- there were 5 of us. One...More

Thank David R
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

Six of my motorcycle buds and I stopped by for supper while staying in Dubuque. It was a fairly quiet Sunday night and we got seated right away. Our waitress was terrific and the meals and drinks we all ordered were tasty and hot. The...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

We rode down the Fenelon Elevator and found this restaurant. Mom had a portobella sandwich, husband had a salad and sister, kids and I had a Spinach deep dish pizza. All was excellent! Only complaint, they brought our pizza out way after the others were...More

Thank Tiffanyjim
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Linda B
July 15, 2016|
Response from Kings_on_the_Go | Reviewed this property |
I do not remember seeing that option on the menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Pizza, Pub, Italian, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 390 Locust St, Dubuque, IA 52001-6933
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Dubuque
  • Phone Number: +1 563-556-1061
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