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Believed to be the first pizzeria in Michigan. Thin crust, REAL cheese, the BEST pizza anywhere!! They have been here since 1949. The other Fricano restaurants are off-shoots of this one-the ORIGINAL
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Dinner
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Italian, Pizza
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Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed February 17, 2020

Fricano's is the best pizza place in Grand Haven. It has been in the same location for 70+ years. The menu is the same as it's always been and the pizza's are just like they were when I was growing up!

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed February 13, 2020

The crust is a little thicker that a business card, plenty of toppings. The service was good. There is a very limited menu; pizza and beverages. I fall in the category of liking it, not my favorite but very good.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 3, 2020

Order was wrong had ordered 4 pizzas one vegatarian,got home and no vegatarian pizza. Called and they seemed not to care my order was wrong.They just said ok. While waiting at the bar the bartender never asked me if I wanted a drink. Overall bad...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed October 3, 2019

Haven't been here in a long time, but have missed it No frills but lots of memories. Love the thin crust especially

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed August 27, 2019

I guess you either like or don't like Fricano, I fall in the later! Paper plate thin crust, toppings just ok and if you like greasy this is the place for you. Don't order everything, the anchovies came in with the Mayflower, yuk!

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed August 18, 2019

We liked fewer choices...you order pizza...they all come the same size. And there are limited topping choices. It is very laid back. Walk in and seat yourself. Cash only! The pizza was a little on the expensive side in comparison to other pizza places, but...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed July 25, 2019

Pizza was good, but was not "crispy" like they said. Atmosphere was just ok, kinda dated. The ONLY down fall is "NO shaker Parmesan cheese"... NEVER heard of such a thing. We would definitely go back but possibly pack my on Parmesan.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed July 19, 2019 via mobile

Loved this pizza here! There isn’t a menu. It’s just one pizza but it’s delicious! Not your typical chain pizza place. Great flavor, crust is great. Really enjoyed it!

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed July 14, 2019

I love thin crust, so this pizza was perfect for me! They don't offer many topping options so ordering is easy and fast. Fine with me! They do serve beer, some local options, and wine. I liked the pizza and would definitely return.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed July 7, 2019

I was so looking forward to eating here as it is a local favorite and I do love pizza. I like the vibe and very simple approach. No menus to speak of, paper plates, red-checkered table cloths and they obviously have the longtime following of...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Anne t
August 5, 2017|
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Response from Mark P | Reviewed this property |
No. They do take out however
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Goonies4ever1985
October 25, 2015|
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Response from terry p | Reviewed this property |
To my knowledge, all the Fricano's restaurant s have indoor dining.
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