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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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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good30%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“pizza” (83 reviews)
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Italian, American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
$$ - $$$
390 Locust St, Dubuque, IA 52001-6933
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Swung in for a quick bite after hiking. Pizza was fantastic, service was slow but it was a Saturday night. We had the taco pizza and it did not disappoint.

Thank herd_of_5
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just stopped to cool of with a cold beer, & was it cold, perfect. We had already had dinner, but I can tell you by the smell and look of the pizzas being served, this must be the place. Would stop here if we...More

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spending time in Galena. Traveled to the shot tower for lunch. Disappointing I had a salad that tasted like the plastic bag it came in. My wife had a corn beef sandwich she said was very disappointing

Thank redpoppie
Reviewed November 24, 2017

Ordered a chicken club sandwich and a meatball sub. Both were delicious with generous portions. Deliveryman said he was running full throttle that day, due, I assume, to the popularity of the restaurant.

Thank 871bradj
Reviewed November 19, 2017

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 November 16, 2017

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 October 24, 2017 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!

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July 15, 2016|
Response from Jerry K | Reviewed this property |
I do not remember seeing that option on the menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
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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