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Big O' Cafe

80 Ottawa Ave NW, Ste 1, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-6205
+1 616-451-1887
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (43 reviews)
“pasta dishes” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
80 Ottawa Ave NW, Ste 1, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-6205
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here after a show to get a snack/late dinner. The waitresses were all super friendly. We sat at the bar as we were getting take out, we were helped very quickly, and acknowledged throughout our 15-20 minute wait for our food. The pizza...More

Thank Willits13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice location, atmosphere is great and clean inside. Not a big place so you might have a wait. Food was very good with a variety of choices in pizza, pastas, salads. Our party had personal pizza, spaghetti, lasagna, and a pasta chicken meals. All great...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We called ahead to make sure they could accommodate our family group of 14 on a Saturday evening. No hesitation, they would fit us in even though they had another group of 12 at the same time. Service was friendly and prompt. Our pizzas were...More

Thank Pat F
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We ordered chef salad and lasagna and spring water. We got a small salad, lasagna and sparkling water. Little to say the food was mediocre.

Thank Tanya B
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Just got into town and looking for something nearby and this restaurant came up on a search of pizza places. Loved the place and pizza was delicious. Got the 9" special and it was just the right size plus it tasted great. Would definitely come...More

Thank Terri F
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Wanted a pizza and heard this was really the place to try. Early dinner time at 5:30pm on a Wednesday and had the place to myself except for two other parties. Waitress was very friendly and suggested a wine which I tried and really enjoyed....More

Thank ejk132
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Very enjoyable; small town flavor in DT Grand Rapids. Staff has always been friendly and efficient. You'll likely go back once you've been, even if you are not a "down-towner." It's just simple and tasty and a unique venue with the street at eye-leve once...More

Thank Virgil H
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

While visiting GRR and staying downtown, my 5 yo daughter and I were hungry for some good pizza. So glad we came to Big O'! Easy walk from our hotel on Ottawa relaxed ambience, and the replaced our large pizza for free after my daughter...More

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Its our family tradition to go to Big O on Monday nights when we are in town! We have up to 20 people and get a bunch of the buy one get on free pizza's. My favorite is Hawaiian (Ham, extra cheese and pineapple). Everyone...More

Thank HarvestDream
Reviewed 6 May 2017

I have ordered from Big O cafe numerous times and the Host has no Class at all, her customer service is despicable, I was just told a sandwich I frequently order does not include a item it has come with the literally 20 times I've...More

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15 May 2017|
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Response from blamertroy | Reviewed this property |
If you call ahead, absolutely. I'm not sure you'd be able to walk in and get seated with that size group though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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