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80 Ottawa Ave NW, Ste 1, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-6206
616-451-1887
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11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good place to eat

Place is kind of hidden. Decent atmosphere. Pretty decent prices for the location it's in. Pizza crust was one of the best I've had. We enjoyed our meal.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 17, 2015
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Flint, Michigan
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Flint, Michigan
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Place is kind of hidden. Decent atmosphere. Pretty decent prices for the location it's in. Pizza crust was one of the best I've had. We enjoyed our meal.

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Make sure to visit this place if you're new or not-so-new to Grand Rapids. My husband chose the Midnight Sub with marinated pork and Gouda and I chose the Grilled Salmon Salad, however. Local beers are on tap and there's no shortage of wines. The service is courteous and quick and the atmosphere is very comfortable. Enjoy!

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Macomb, Michigan
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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

This was our first time here, and we loved it! We had the margherita pizza, and it was very flavorful. The service was average, but the staff was definitely very nice. The restaurant itself kind of has that basement feel, but is quite charming and cute! Definitely a laid back place. Worth a try if you haven't before!

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GRAND RAPIDS
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Ordered a large pizza on their 50% off Mondays. Went with friends, we ordered 3 large pizzas and shared. Everything was good, very tasty, nothing tasted processed or had that chemical spray crap the chains use. Atmosphere was cute and service was good too! Pizza is a bit much if not on sale, but you get what you pay for.... More 

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Grand Rapids
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I ordered a Super Sub, let's just say it was less than stellar. The bun was over toasted, the sauce was lacking depth of flavor and the sausage was over seasoned and dominated the sandwich. Overall I was greatly dissatisfied considering the price just shy of $10.

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Chicago, Illinois
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Excellent menu good prices and great atmosphere. Downtown to all great events related to ArtPrize and displayer of many works. Would definitely return.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The food was great and menus is great not just pizza There was nothing I dislike such a cool place to dine has a Italy like feel

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Tampa, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I eat here every time I am in GR several times a year. Food is very good. Especially like the Sacchettini with asiago cream sauce and asparagus tips - get garlic rolls to go with it. Haven't even tried their pizza as I always get the sacchettiini dish but they look really good. Don't pay a fortune elsewhere downtown for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

First time in the place last night, and it was very nice. Reasonably priced food and good drink specials. The atmosphere is nice, too. Our server was Emily and she did a great job. I'll be going back soon

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Great location, excellent service, and delicious food. I have taste tested (and recommend) their pizza, pasta, dessert and sandwiches

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Additional Information about Big O' Cafe

Address: 80 Ottawa Ave NW, Ste 1, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-6206
Phone Number: 616-451-1887
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisine: Pizza

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 80 Ottawa Ave NW, Ste 1, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-6206
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: 616-451-1887

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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