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80 Ottawa Ave NW, Ste 1, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-6205
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
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Pilot Mountain, North Carolina
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a good Monday destination for half price pizza! Lots of variety, customize for your taste! Good place for a casual gathering or couple's night.

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Thank HarvestDream
Rock Sound, Eleuthera
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The black bean soup was good. The lasagna was excellent, plenty of meat and seasoned well. The pizza was filling and the boys ate so much. Visit it, it's worth it.

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Thank annahorton768
Olivet
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family goes to Big O's whenever we are in town! We have never been disappointed and look forward to visiting over and over. You cannot go wrong with Garlic knots!

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Thank Nichole E
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a week in Grand Rapids and ate here twice. The pizza was amazing, with interesting, delicious (and some exotic) combinations. Great crust and fresh toppings. It is also kid friendly with a wonderful staff. On our second visit we arrived close to closing, and were graciously seated even though a lot of restaurants would turn you away when... More 

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Thank George M
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

Big O's provides solid italian food and pizza at very competitive pricing. Ambiance is very inviting and the staff is very friendly. I hear they just celebrated their 20-year anniversary. In the restaurant business, they must be doing something right!

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Thank Mike W
GR
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

We have eaten at Biig O's many times. The food is great and affordable. We try to avoid nights when there is an event at the VanAndel because it gets very crowded.

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Thank AliceGr
Homer, Michigan
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

My family ate at Big O' Cafe before seeing the Twenty One Pilots concert at VanAndel Arena. We had several different kinds of pizza and each one was great! The service was good too. We only had to wait about 15 minutes for a table and this was on a busy weekend! I would give Big O's two thumbs up!

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Thank megmed_2000
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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56 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

Went on a Saturday night. I would recommend reservations, can't hurt to make the call. It's small so we need up at thebar, not a problem but not my favorite place to eat. Wait staff were nice and attentive even though so busy and most staff not yet in. Ordered speciality pizza. Very good. Thin crust not too thin but... More 

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Thank Donna M
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

We love Big O's! Great food, attentive staff, and a wonderful owner. A quaint little restaurant tucked away in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids.

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Thank Marijo V
Spring Lake, Michigan
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

This was our first visit to the Big O Cafe from a recommendation from a good friend. The cafe is quiant and good atmosphere. Our kids liked that it was below street level but with windows to watch people walking by. Our waitress was nice and helpful. We ordered the Garlic Knots appetizer and the kids really liked them. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

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
Cuisine
Pizza, Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 Ottawa Ave NW, Ste 1, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-6205
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: 616-451-1887

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