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Big O' Cafe

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80 Ottawa Ave NW, Ste 1, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-6205
+1 616-451-1887
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I ordered two pizzas for delivery. The BBQ chicken and the big O pizza. Both were very under cooked. I could not even eat my BBQ chicken pizza, the cheese and all the toppings feel right of the thin soggy crust. It was disgusting and we are both very mad we spent $40 on pizza we cannot... More 

Thank Taylor B
Greenville, Michigan
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20 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Ordered a pizza and had it delivered. Was very impressed. Great tasting pizza and prompt delivery service!

Thank Josh S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016

We had dinner here after a long day of walking around ArtPrize. All three of us ordered salads. We had the Caesar, mozzarella and tomato, and a Cobb/Chef with garlic (bread) knots. The salads and bread were excellent. We ordered a brownie sundae to split for dessert. Also, delicious. Nice family atmosphere. TVs abound. Small bar. Overall, small, busy place.... More 

Thank diannem689
South Bend, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

Fast, efficiency, friendly staff. Was crowded and noisy at lunch. Glad we went a bit early. Food came out quickly. Thin crust, personal pizzas were tasty. BBQ chicken wrap was acceptable, not great. I'd stick with the pizza next time. Easy walk from any downtown hotel.

Thank Ken L
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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150 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016

I had a business lunch at Big O' Café today and split a 16" pizza with two other people. I'd been in the mood for a more traditional pizza for a while so was thrilled that I was having lunch with two other like-minded people. The pizza was perfect and the service was excellent (Emily). A three-topping pizza and three... More 

Thank Dave B
Port Huron, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

Great location, good food, cold beer... Stopped in for a beer and to rest our feet during Art Prize.. Score, nice place the staff was awesome and the food and beer great too.

Thank Ron M
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

Great wait staff, decent kitchen, pizzas kinda OK. We tried a couple pasta dishes, Gorgonzola Pasta & Gina's Pasta......both were good. Not world class, but this is a pizza place. We got a small pizza to go and it was also OK. We can recommend Big O.....it's half underground right next to Leo's Seafood. Worth stopping in.

Thank RickMIusa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

There was something for everyone in our group of 15. The bananas foster was wonderful and the lasagna was huge.

Thank Evelyn R
Pilot Mountain, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

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.

Thank HarvestDream
Rock Sound, Eleuthera
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

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.

Thank Anna H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Pizza, Italian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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: +1 616-451-1887

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