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The Original Cottage Inn

512 E William St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2418
+1 734-663-3379
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (95 reviews)
“manicotti” (6 reviews)
“salad” (33 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
512 E William St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2418
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The Original Cottage Inn is a dependable choice. We often come with a large group and everyone seems to find something they like. This time I had the minestrone soup and the meat sampler, which includes lasagne, meat ravioli, and manicotti. The food was properly...More

Thank emkadv
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited this restaurant for the first time a couple of weeks ago since I was a student in the early 80s. They have craft beer and basic pizza and Italian dishes that I remember so well. I told my daughter, currently a freshman, that they...More

Thank daviddNaperville
Reviewed 8 October 2017

My wife and l ate here for the first time recently. We couldn’t have have asked for a nicer place to break our journey and eat. We ordered the chicken pita wraps; they were freshly prepared and were quite delicious. The service was great and...More

Thank The T
Reviewed 12 September 2017

My wife and I were originally looking for the Cottage Inn in Ypsilanti. They moved locations and were not what we had expected so we ventured to A2 and were greatly rewarded. Service was great and the pizza was everything we remembered it to be....More

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 5 September 2017

The Original Cottage Inn is a reliable standby when we go out with friends. They have a very good happy hour and tasty Italian food. I ordered the meat sampler and my wife ordered the seafood trio; we both enjoyed our choices. And the clam...More

Thank emkadv
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We met friends here for dinner while in town and I have to say I was surprised. I am always skeptical about pizza restaurants outside often northeast, but was surprised at how good this was. We had a variety of food at the table and...More

Thank Regina S
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We used to eat in the Food Court at the Ann Arbor Art Fair but this year, for the first time, we choose an indoor restaurant. We needed air conditioning and comfortable places to sit. We eat at Cottage Inn fairly often & really like...More

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Great pizza buffet. Tuesday, kids under 12 eat Free. Great place to eat after Mi college tour. The buffet had something for everyone.

Thank olabisij
Reviewed 7 July 2017

I recently grabbed the "pizza for two" at the Original Cottage Inn with a friend. The meal was good, with a deep-dish pizza and a Greek salad. The pizza was tasty and had a good crust. We finished it. The salad was just so-so, although...More

1  Thank PhD_Jacket
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is very large with plenty of room for banquets or cozy enough for a party of two. Pizza is very good! Pizza for two (includes choice of antipasto or Greek salad) ands medium pizza (8 slices) for $23.99. Just enough for 2 with...More

Thank Phyliss B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 512 E William St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2418 (Formerly Cottage Inn Pizza)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ann Arbor
  • Phone Number: +1 734-663-3379
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