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Pizzeria Lola

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5557 Xerxes Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55410-2440
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This place has some of the best pizza I've ever had, very good! Many different choices. I would recommend this place to everyone.

Thank Al L
Chicago, Illinois
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've come here a couple times for lunch and did not have to wait to be seated. Though, the pizza is so good I would not mind a wait. I came back here after having the Korean BBQ pizza - the first time I had that, it was all I could dream about until my next trip to Minneapolis. The... More 

Thank Melody V
Des Moines, Iowa
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1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our first visit, definitely not our last! The server was most informative, and gave us great suggestions! We had the Sweet Italian and Hawaii Pie-O pizzas, finished a great meal with soft serve vanilla ice cream!!

Thank kathy404
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Gourmet wood oven pizza with fabulous crust and very interesting flavor combinations located in a primarily residential south Minneapolis neighborhood. There is often a wait because it is a relatively small venue. In summer this is no hardship, but winter gets tougher. They do have kid friendly options for pizzas, but with numerous beer and wine options it is a... More 

Thank Kathryn F
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't believe all the great reviews for this place. Just trendy crap. Little taste from odd ingredients. Whatever. Some folks just follow the crowd. Go to Pizza Luce for great Pizza (any location but Hopkins).

Thank Think A
Minneapolis, Minnesota
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great stand in oven pizza. Lots of interesting combinations. Aye with a group of friends and they all were pleased with their choices

Thank Dave C
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great pizza and nice place to have a fun dinner. They do not take reservation FYI weekends it's usually super busy. I would recommend going Mon-Thursday to avoid a long wait for a table. If you do decide to go during the weekend you can have a drink at the bar area while you wait for your table.

Thank Urbarn-Explorer
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Obviously, pizza is arguably one of the best in the city. Have tried several, just spot on. Have also enjoyed some of the appetizers and we never leave without the vanilla soft serve with the olive oil and fleur de sel. Time your visit if you want to be seated immediately, but would be worth any wait! Also very family... More 

Thank suejjj2017
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here with girlfriends for lunch. We split two appetizers and pizzas. Then we decided we could not pass up the ice cream. Olive oil ice cream? YAAAAAAS. SAVE ROOM FOR ICE CREAM. Split it if you must, but get ice cream. Fun staff and a great photo booth round out this Pizzeria Lola gem!

Thank Lisa S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Love Lola! Never disappointed. Boise pizza is the bomb! Be prepared to wait for a table unless you go at odd hours (of which there aren't many). Takeout is a good option too!

Thank Amy C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5557 Xerxes Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55410-2440
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: 612-424-8338
Wood fired pizza, warm chocolate chip cookies, soft serve ice cream, wine, beer, photo booth

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Apple Valley, Minnesota
1 month ago
Minneapolis, Minnesota

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?