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Big Cheese & Pub

606 Reservoir Ave, Cranston, RI 02910-1604
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Ranked #23 of 245 Restaurants in Cranston
Cuisines: American, Pizza
Most recent review
- May 4, 2014
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21 reviews from our community

85% Recommend
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English first
Rhode Island
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61 reviews 61 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

I love the sauce at the Big Cheese!!! I love the sauce on the pizza and on their meatball sandwich. The place is always busy and the staff are very friendly!! The pizza is delicious!!! Well worth a visit!!!!!!! They have a good size parking lot behind the restaurant which is easier than parking on the main road.

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Falmouth, Massachusetts
14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

Nice relaxed atmosphere. You couldn't have a nicer staff and if its your first time ask for suggestions and they will point you in the right direction. The food is great! All of the breads baked fresh! I live on Fed Hill and its nice to escape all the craziness and have a nice meal in a laid back place... More

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east greenwich, rhode island
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581 reviews 581 reviews
363 restaurant reviews
236 helpful votes 236 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013 via mobile

Have never eaten in the restaurant, but we get take out from here all the time. Have never been disappointed. The pizzas are delicious, even the healthy wheat ones are good. The highlight of the meal is the salad!!! Always fresh, generous portions, and the BEST dressing, bar none! Sometimes I order the pizza just for the salad.

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W. Virginia
19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

Convenient and good when you need a carbohydrate fix; just your basic neighborhood pizza and pasta place. Could use a remodel, especially the dining room which is too dark.

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Providence, Rhode Island
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307 reviews 307 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013

Very good pizza (even wheat pizza) and Greek salad. We usually get it to go. Inexpensive and great for a quick family meal.

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Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2012

This place has been here for several years and every time I go back to R. I my lady and I go to the Big Cheese Pub. The service is always great, the pizza is hot and it's a nice relaxing time. They have plenty of other Italian food and it's all great too. It's always worth the trip.

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Franklin, Tennessee
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1,192 reviews 1,192 reviews
799 restaurant reviews
399 helpful votes 399 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

I was recently up in RI and my wives family use to frequent Big Cheese weekly but have recently latched onto another local pizza place which is very good but they don't have some of the menu items that Big Cheese has. They have a very good wheat pizza, great calzones and a nice greek salad. So the menu is... More

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Westerly, RI
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44 reviews 44 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012

I've been here MANY times. This past visit in July we had amazing pizza, an excellent greek salad, delicious calzones, which were extremely impressive, and everything on the menu is awesome! A+

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Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

I have been going to The Big Cheese since I was a small child, and my parents have been going since before I was born! The Big Cheese never disappoints! Top notch pizza, calzones, sandwiches, etc. Everything is fresh and absolutely delicious!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

We stopped in for dinner with a group of 13 people and were seated immediately. Although the place seemed just a little outdated, it was very clean (including the bathrooms). We ordered several pizzas and salads for our group. Everyone, including a couple of finicky kids in our group, thought the food was delicious. I must agree with one of... More

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