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The Leaning Tower of Pizza

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Italian, Pizza, Bar, Pub
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2324 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55405-3031
+1 612-377-3532
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16:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 16:00 - 02:00
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Bismarck, North Dakota
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67 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

We visited here on a Tuesday night. It was trivia night. The atmosphere was lively and the wait staff were very good. All of us really enjoyed the pizza and we will be back

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Thank bbmari0n
Maple Grove, Minnesota
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258 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

We had not been here for a number of years. We arrived and were told to sit wherever we wanted. After about five minutes another couple arrived and sat in the booth next to us. They received immediate service ordering their beverage followed by their food order. My husband had to go to the bar to order our beverages and... More 

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Thank pinked_10_11
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94 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

This pizza was pretty average, the delivery was nice since I flew in late and did not want to go out in search of food. The pizza special I got was the small one topping, 2 cans of pop, order of cheese bread and then dessert ( I chose brownie). The delivery was about 45 minutes, and the food was... More 

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Thank Sarah C
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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369 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

Really good pizza. In addition to unique combinations, Leaning Tower usually pays attention to the crust. The Potters is the flagship. Right amount of sauce, sausage, meets and just a hint too much cheese, with celery! Usually a top pizza in Minneapolis, only outdone by Black Sheep in 2015. Enjoy the staple: a Potters!

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Thank jcwbesq
Denver
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

Pizza for all seasons! Specialty, seasonal pizza ie Wolfgang Wonderbar!! Great apps and traditional pizza as well. Excellent service.

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Thank Becca R
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328 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2015

Another one of those sports bars in the Uptown area that has never invested in upgrading its aging facilities. Restrooms are perpetually dirty and one feels that the dining tables are not that great wither. Food is average at best, but if you are looking just for a bar to drink it's OK. Food is not that great.

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41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2015

I don't understand how this place stays in business. I know they have a good happy hour and a nice location, but the pizza here is basically Walmart quality. I literally felt like I had just been scammed after biting into my giant slice($4) of pepperoni. Domino's, Pizza Hut, and Little Caesars all serve up much better food(at a fraction... More 

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Thank WarrenMoonjr
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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91 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2013

Two of us went for a late after after a show. We had the chicken wings, we each had a caesar salad, then we shared one of their great pizzas. All were perfect. We probably should have chosen a pizza without jalapenos. They were fine, but after the spicy wings, we should have stuck to the sausage & pepperoni. My... More 

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Thank Jean J
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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54 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2013

When traveling alone for work it's sometimes hard to find a trendy place where you feel comfortable. Leaning Tower of Pizza has it all: Very good ( thin crust ) pizza, very welcoming staff ( Brit was great ), and the best atmosphere( people watching). Plus, I really came for the beer and they have an "intoxicating - hah" selection... More 

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Thank Tim D
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2012

I love the Leaning Tower! Daily drink specials with 2-4-1s makes this an ideal Friday/Saturday night spot if you want to avoid the Calhoun Square/LynLake crowds. The place is never packed or terribly loud, so you can actually carry on a dinner conversation with your friends/date. I am also please with their delicious, affordable appetizer menu (especially during Happy Hour).

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 02:00
Monday
16:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 02:00
Thursday
16:00 - 02:00
Friday
16:00 - 02:00
Saturday
16:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2324 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55405-3031
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-377-3532

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