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Magoo's Pizza

1875 University Ave, Dubuque, IA 52001-5942
+1 563-845-0604
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1875 University Ave, Dubuque, IA 52001-5942
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Reviewed yesterday

You're visiting Dubuque, a day along the riverwalk, National Mississippi River Museum, downtown and you're thinking something light but tasty. A 5 minute drive from downtown Dubuque, Magoo's Pizza near the university is the answer. Think of it as food truck meets Subway and delivers...More

Thank goose3nbc
Bernie S, Owner at Magoo's Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your kind words. We pride ourself on sourcing locally whenever possible, making everything from scratch and having fast, friendly service. We strive to keep the restaurant immaculately clean. We do everything the same in a miniature version on our food truck. Feel...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff are very friendly, and the store is very clean. It takes no time from the time you order till your delicious pizza is ready. Next we are going to the chicken with the home made bbq sauce! The pizzas are personal size so...More

Thank lakelzer
Reviewed 24 April 2018

We were at UD track meet and decided to try Magoo's food truck. We loved the crust, and the various pizza options, including Hawaiian, Meat Lovers, Greek and Pepperoni. But can I say it again? We love their homemade crust! The brownie bites were also...More

Thank alaunhsmith
Bernie S, Owner at Magoo's Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Thank you for your kind words. We make sure that everything we serve out of the food truck is the same quality as our brick and mortar restaurant across from the university. We have a smaller version of the same oven on the food truck...More

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Friendly service. Pizza was awesome. Thin crust deliciousness. Get the little baggie deserts - so tasty. True to their speed of baking and kids loved it.

Thank Angie R
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

My kids & I were in Dubuque on college tours. We had read great reviews of Magoo’s & knew we had to give it a try! We were not disappointed. Teenagers thought it was great to create their own pizzas. The gluten free crust &...More

Thank Tracy D
Bernie S, Owner at Magoo's Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Thank you for those kind words. Our goal is to be the freshest, fastest and friendliest custom Pizza establishment. We source locally when possible, make all sauces, dressing and dough on site from scratch. This includes our proprietary flour mixture for gluten-free dough as well....More

Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Please update your social media pages so people from out of town know that you don’t deliver or take orders over the phone. We waited for 6 pizzas for over 45 minutes after being told over the phone each pizza only takes 3-5 minutes and...More

Thank sabrina365
Bernie S, Owner at Magoo's Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

This is a very unusual comment, knowing how we operate. re you sure this is about our establishment? Please give a call and ask to speak to me the owner so that I can clear this up. Thank you for allowing me this follow-up

Reviewed 22 February 2018

Always fresh ingredients put together just the way you ask. It's always obvious that everyone wants each meal to be perfect.

Thank Go2FunFood
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I love Magoo’s. We come here quite a bit and have always had a fantastic time! My wife for health reasons can’t eat everywhere but this place, it has a great selection if you need alternatives, they let you build your own...More

Thank Zack A
Bernie S, Owner at Magoo's Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2018

Welcome back to Dubuque. At Magoo's everything is made from scratch with in-house prep. Our gluten-free doughs are a proprietary blend that we make in house. We do not buy them or pull them out of the bag. We source locally whenever possible to support...More

Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

I had a short amount time to of to have dinner. Heard from a friend that it was quick and good. To my delight they had a build your own pizza, which was fabulous. I ordered a beer, sat down, checked an email and the...More

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Bernie S, Owner at Magoo's Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 28 January 2018

Thank you for your kind comments. We pride ourselves on in-house prep and making everything from scratch. Fast, friendly, fresh and immaculately clean is what we strive for. I'm glad you noticed those qualities

Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

I can’t believe how fast they can make and cook a pizza. And it’s good. The crust is unique. Thin but not cracker crunchy. I’d almost call it flakey.More

1  Thank Jim J
Bernie S, Owner at Magoo's Pizza, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Thank you for noticing our crust. I believe it' is what sets us apart from everyone else. Our own special blend made in house and the way we proof it makes it just as you described; thin and both crunchy and creamy characteristics, not lhard...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1875 University Ave, Dubuque, IA 52001-5942
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Dubuque
  • Phone Number: +1 563-845-0604
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