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Big Cheese Pizza

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103 E Main St, Independence, KS 67301-3709
620-331-2330
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I are regulars here, so much that the staff know us by name. The atmosphere and decor is wonderful. The front of the restaurant gives you a good view of Independence's business district. Far from just a pizza place, this restaurant has an all you can eat salad bar, sandwiches, and an arcade in the back. Oddly... More 

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Thank Chris C
Independence, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2016

If you love a fresh homemade light pizza then this is perfect for you. Their crust is a homemade and is made thin not heavy. The sauce is original and not too spicy out of the jar tasting. Multitude of toppings to complement any pallet.

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Thank PandasExpress
Wichita, Kansas
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59 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

I was thrilled when I saw this restaurant and that my girls would have an opportunity to eat at a Big Cheese!. We were starving and it did not disappoint. Employees were so kind even though we came close to closing time. Whenever I am back in Independence, we will definitely go back.

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Thank ginae75
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015

I use to see a bunch of these restaurants in the 1980's. As a kid of the 80's, I remember enjoying the pizza more than I did in 2015. It wasn't the worst pizza, but not close to the best. Where was the sauce? The interior is a throwback to the 1980's, oh I guess the game room screams 1980's... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015 via mobile

This has always been my favorite Pizza place. From the crust to the sauce (which isn't too sweet like Pizza Hut) to the melty cheeses--this pizza takes the cake for me. It's pricey, but completely delicious and worth it. Won many awards. This is what I crave when pizza comes to mind. People that choose Pizza Hut over this gormet... More 

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

There are not a lot of restaurants in town open for lunch on Saturday besides fast food. My friends and I decided to try this place out and we were very satisfied. Good pizza, pasta and even a salad bar can be found here.

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Thank Josiah B
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015 via mobile

Good service,with food being served in a timely manner. Average pizza, but still far superior to the majority of other pizza chains.

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Thank Anthony R
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

It is your typical small town Pizza place. The pizza is good, the people are pretty nice, had a video arcade area and was actually pretty quick. We had a Big CHeese growing, so going to this one brought back childhood memories

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Thank David M
central Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 223 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Quality and taste have not declined at all since I moved away over a decade ago. Great service. Excellent value.

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Thank mapcat
Independence, Kansas
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

Prices High for lunch..always seem to be updating the salads at the beginning of lunch. Has to wait for the items to return.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 E Main St, Independence, KS 67301-3709
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Independence
  • Phone Number: 620-331-2330

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?