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Leonardo's Pizza by the Slice

1245 W University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601-5109
+1 352-375-2007
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“cheese pizza” (5 reviews)
“pie” (6 reviews)
“salad” (13 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
1245 W University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601-5109
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Grabbed a slice a pizza here after a night of hanging out, nothing extraordinary but the slices are HUGE & cheesy - just like I like them! Stop by and try it. Garlic knots are awesome too

Thank 23karatz
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

I stopped in this iconic pizza place that have been here for many years. Walking distance from UF campus, this place has a large variety of pizzas (thin, regular or thick). Daily slice specials and the pizza slice is huge. Something for everyone if you...More

Thank Tseman
Reviewed 31 March 2018

I'll start by saying the pizza slices were big, but just another slice of pizza, nothing special at all. The worst part about the entire visit was the customer service, it was the worst I've ever seen, nothing but snotty teens/young "adults". I waited in...More

Thank Shelby W
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

This place is a Gainesville institution. They have awesome individual slice pizzas and offer full pies for carry out. Definitely recommend!

Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Had pizza here 40 years ago when i visited my buddy going to UF. Just as good today as it was 40 years ago

Thank Blair K
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Everyone else bought pizza by the slice - which looked and from their comments, tasted great. I felt like pasta and had the spaghetti marinara and it was totally tasteless. Moral - when in a pizza shop, stick with the pizza.

Thank Tasilee
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

This place sells large pizzas by the slice. They have about 10-12 to choose from - both thin and thick. Beers and wines are available. Pizzas were good and the slices large.

Thank Arthur C
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Good college pizza place. Lots of choices by the slice. Small beer selection - a few trendy IPAs. You can always order from the attached bistro for different food or wine

Thank Jay509
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Delicious slices, great variety of pizzas and good price. Probably one of the best pizza places in Gainesville

Thank Fernando Z
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Went for pizza after the Gator Game last weekend and the pizza was as good as I remember. Love the cheese pizza and organic salad. Also have to get the rolls with the garlic sauce.

Thank UFPAGator
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1245 W University Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601-5109
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-375-2007
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