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The Big Cheese

#261 of 3,701 Restaurants in Miami
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8080 SW 67th Ave, Miami, FL 33143-7702
(305) 662-6855
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Today
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Good for:
Families with children
Large groups
Outdoor seating
Dining on a budget

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Visitor rating
  • 60
    Excellent
  • 37
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
No atmosphere, just great food

Sports bar feel that has excellent large portions of pasta, great garlic rolls, and yummy pizza. Reasonable prices

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
Froggy1313
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Tampa, FL
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
  • Outdoor seating
  • Dining on a budget
  • Lunch
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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120 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Tampa, FL
Top Contributor
111 reviews 111 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Sports bar feel that has excellent large portions of pasta, great garlic rolls, and yummy pizza. Reasonable prices

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Germany
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Though I did not have pizza here, I did get the opportunity to try some of their wings and cheese sticks. The items had been pre-ordered several days before the requested date. Unfortunately when we went to pick up the wings and sticks at the scheduled time the wings evidently had been given to someone else. We had to wait... More 

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Miami, Fl
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30 reviews 30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Ordered delivery from TBC last night. Ceasar Salad was good. The Extra Large Deluxe Pizza was more like a medium , sliced in to many slices (some were slivers not slices) . The ingredients were very few & the pizza was dry not cheesy. $45+ dollars for a salad & pizza which is supposed to have sausage , peperoni, onions,... More 

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Miami, Florida
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Garlic rolls were flavorful, however, dough was undercooked. Pizza is extremely overpriced for the size and it did not have any flavor. Again, dough was raw. Ordered a calzone, great flavor, BUT slightly burned in the outside, DOUGH WAS RAW !!! Chicken wings are another rip off.....over priced, not very fresh, tasted like freezer burned. My local (and much closer... More 

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Lakeland, Florida
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167 reviews 167 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

ordered the new entree " beef tips ". colossal mistake., beef inedible. some sort of acidic spice or marinade. waiter got permission to try another item, we chose ravoli--so-so next time stick with their pizza

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Miami, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

I go for lunch every week. The Pizza is great and also the garlig rolls. It is a friendy and clean place with good service.

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Cutler Bay, Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Fantastic Pizza and Pasta Plates-always too much for 1 sitting-be ready to take home. The pizza is extremely tasty-we had veggie and cheese pies. The garlic rolls (you can never have enough garlic) are the best. I had chicken parm and it was excellent. Great atmosphere, be ready to wait in line at primetime.

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Boston suburbs
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53 reviews 53 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

This was the second time I have gone and both times I had been brought there by my local friends and they could not be more correct. Nothing fancy, just a great local find. This is not an overpriced tourist joint but I guarantee you will feel comfortable here none the less. The staff was running as fast as they... More 

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Blue Ridge, Georgia
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I love the Big Cheese. I was born in Miami, and this is a classic Pizza and Pasta spot locals love, and few tourists find. However, it's easy to find. But best of all, is the kitchen crew. They are busy, busy, busy, but never too busy to help you when you walk up to the take out counter. My... More 

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Miami, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Went here one time with my friends and we really like it here! The pizza we had, the big cheese supreme, was so good and delicious! Place is neat and the seating were okay. As for the service, it was fine. Outside, it seemed so simple but once you're in... you would surely be surprised.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 8080 SW 67th Ave, Miami, FL 33143-7702
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Miami
  • Phone Number: (305) 662-6855

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
  • Cuisine: Italian, American, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 12:00 am

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Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?