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Pizzeria Lola

5557 Xerxes Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55410-2440
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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5557 Xerxes Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55410-2440
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This place is amazing - warm and welcoming. The pizzas are to "die" for. I did see this place on the TV show "Diners, Drive-Ins and Dive" and made sure we visited when we went to Minneapolis two weeks ago. It was a rainy night...More

Thank Nina M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this place and so does most everybody else - hence it is almost always packed! The food is delicious, the atmosphere is fun and suitable for families as well as a fun date night. We had three different pizzas and an amazing Ceasar...More

Thank mnmama15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This pizza has potatoes, bacon, cheddar cheese and it topped with sour cream. It is absolutely delicious! Be sure to ask for extra sour cream.

Thank Teresa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t take my word for it, when you find yourself in the company of Andrew Zimmern, you KNOW the food is good. This is by his own admission Andrew’s favorite pizza place and it lives up to the reputation. You can get amazing takes on...More

Thank Vanessa T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is great but the wait time is crazy. I guess that's what you have to give for good food. Don't expect any great desserts.

Thank 580abhilashc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect in every way except that it's not big enough and you may have to wait quite a while. I don't think they take reservation. Totally worth the wait though.

Thank Lindsay R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This has been a great addition to the neighborhood. Competition lives up to its reputation....all the other local have improved lately. I do takeouts more often than not, but it is a great place to see all the locals. Good beer selection as well as...More

Thank ordr73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is a huge pizza oven, and it is fun to watch, as well as to get warm. It is such a crowded place, there could be a wait. The pizza is good...toppings are eclectic. Wish they would make a fresh gluten free crust. It...More

Thank Susan J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fun, welcoming bartenders, great pizza, nice/clean atmosphere. I will go back. It gets busy at the normal dinner times and there is usually a wait for dining area...we've always managed to get a seat at the bar. Have a patio-I've not sat outside...but it appears...More

Thank 775loril
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always crowded and fun, worth it. Great staff too. Try the photo booth in the back. Can be a bit loud though.

Thank Timothy F
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Joe P
12 January 2017|
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Response from DRLAdventures | Reviewed this property |
I've eaten pizza in NYC. I've eaten New York pizza in Minneapolis. This isn't NY pizza...and it isn't Minneapolis.
8 September 2015|
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Response from lindalawrence2063 | Reviewed this property |
There is street parking, but a parking lot is located close by
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
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
  • E-mail
Wood fired pizza, warm chocolate chip cookies, soft serve ice cream, wine, beer, photo booth
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