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Shot Tower Inn

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” (83 reviews)
“sandwiches” (12 reviews)
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Italian, American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
$$ - $$$
390 Locust St, Dubuque, IA 52001-6933
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Great appetizers, family fun, lots to see, the antiques around the rooms, shows history of the Dubuque area, very unique. The pizzas are always awesome!!!

Thank Janet K
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Great food there pizza is awesome also the best grinder's. Staff is friendly. They have outdoor eating.

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Called for delivery as I was watching 2 grandchildren and didn't want to go out by myself with the baby. Fast service, and pizza was awesome!

Thank Dee L
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Went for pizza on the 4th. My husband was nostalgic that it was an old Shakey's. Even though we are spoiled living in Chicago with it's amazing thin crust pizza, we really liked the thin pizza here. The beers were great and CHEAP! My 6...More

Thank lottieclottie
Reviewed 13 June 2017

The pizza was good and the service was great. Molly was very attentive and ensured we had a great meal. Highly recommend

Thank Dan R
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

An interesting place in the center of Dubuque, IA. If you want a quick bite with a local taste this may be a good place for you. They have a good selection of sandwiches and pizzas. Being from the East Coast where in every little...More

Thank Alexander K
Reviewed 31 May 2017

After waiting 45 minutes for our food, and seeing other tables around us who had arrived well after us get their food we questioned the waitress. She assured us our order would be right out. 20 minutes later no food and again other tables who...More

1  Thank Linda G
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This pizza is sooo good. From the crispy and light crust, to the tasty sauce and fresh toppings. This is a place that we crave!

Thank summer14u
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Whenever we make it back to Dubuque we make a point to stop in for a pizza. Something about the thin crust that makes it delicious. The rest of the menu is great too such as the Grinder. If you haven't been there worth a...More

Thank Aimee K
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We stopped for lunch on a Saturday. Our server was very confused about our bill. We ended up with the bill of someone else. The bartender got it straightened out but it did take some time. The only reason to rate it as average is...More

Thank Steve P
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Linda B
16 July 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
Italian, American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, 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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