Pizza Shack, 1623 E Lake, Minneapolis, Minnesota

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Pizza Shack

Address: 1623 Lake Avenue E
Neighborhood/s: Powderhorn Park, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Hennepin County, Minnesota
State/province: Minnesota
Country: United States
Year built: 1957

Powderhorn Park Minneapolis Hennepin County

Pizza Shack, 1623 E Lake, Minneapolis, Minnesota
(44.94837° N, 93.250187° WLatitude: 44°56′54.132″N
Longitude: 93°15′0.673″W


Memories and stories


This building was notorious as the location where gang members shot and killed police officer Jerry Haaf, as well as wounding one of the waitresses, but locals loved it for the fact that it had cheap and delicious thin-crust pizza and coin operated televisions; I spent many happy night there in the early 90s eating pizza and watching kung fu movies for a quarter.

--Max Sparber, Minneapolis


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