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126 Shelden Ave, Houghton, MI 49931-2132
+1 906-482-5054
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun 16:30 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for post-game pizza with family and friends. We had salads and tostada pizza, BLT pizza, sausage/pepperoni pizza...all tasty with thin crust. Big drink selection (non-premium). Choose from cozy, private booths or big tables to fit a large crowd. Attentive wait staff and bartenders. Great views of Mt Ripley, Portage Lift Bridge and Canal.

Thank Gail B
Houghton, Michigan, United States
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to this restaurant many times and I've always had great food. Everyone loves their pizza. The food is a little pricey but its good.

Thank Paul C
Sterling Heights, Michigan
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very cool local bar. Not a dive bar, but has great atmosphere, and good food and beer. This is the kind of place I could spend a lot of time at if I were a local. Pizza, pasta, and local beer choices were all good.

Thank timbeuther
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102 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good selection of pizzas and pastas and an even better selection of cocktails! Good service. Would recommend.

Thank dizzylizzie55
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant was recommended to us by our hotel staff. We couldn't decide what pizza to order so ordered a lobster pizza and the greek pizza. Both were excellent! They also reheated well the next day for our dinner. The view of the channel and bridge were beautiful. The staff was friendly and our food came quickly. The prices were... More 

Thank Cathy H
Traverse City, Michigan
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

The pizza here was so good! Great location in the down town area, great view of the bridge and Hancock. It's a MUST stop for pizza!

Thank Jill K
Upper Peninsula, Michigan
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

"Delicious Again"...Always Look Forward to Our Shopping Day knowing that Lunch "Our Favorite Pizza & Beer is Just Down The Hill"....Had a Cheese Pizza with Mushrooms..."Just Simple Light and Delightful"....With A "Refreshing" "Fresh"... Widowmaker Brewed Right Next Door!....Like Getting Milk Straight From the Cow!...Perfect Temp "Not to Cold or Warm"...."Not too Thick or Thin"...Just Amazing!!....It was Such a Wonderful Experience... More 

Thank patches p
North Chicago, Illinois
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Love, love love it! When our son graduates, we will miss visiting this place. Try the pesto pizza if you're a garlic fan. Try any pizza as they are all phenomenal.

Thank Janis A
Marquette, Michigan
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

From a thin crust pizza conneseur....trust me its Da bomb diggity. My only minuscule complaint would be no fresh mushrooms. Then I would have to find a way to give 6 stars.

Thank Daniel C
Upper Peninsula, Michigan
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Totally recommend this place! Delicious pizzas! Their greek pizza I could eat everyday! The Tostada pizza also so good, garlic chicken also delicious! The crust is thin and the best! Their traditional sub is so good...very good place to bring quests in town...you'll never be disappointed!

Thank F3981FJpatriciak

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, American, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
16:30 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 Shelden Ave, Houghton, MI 49931-2132
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Houghton
  • Phone Number: +1 906-482-5054

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