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Big Al's Diner - CLOSED

Grand Forks, ND 58201
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good40%
  • Average30%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
13 Aug 2015
“Closed”
21 Apr 2015
“Better Get There Soon”
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Grand Forks, ND 58201
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Reviewed 14 August 2015

This was one of the best restaurants in Grand Forks. The prices were decent but recently skyrocketed. They had great specials. The place was always clean and I never had mediocre or bad food. It was consistently excellent. It's sad to see such a highly...More

Thank Kristi B
Reviewed 22 April 2015

The owner has announced that Al's will be closing next month. Despite the fact that, over time, they raised their prices considerably, it was still one of the best informal sit-down places in Grand Forks. I'll miss their onion rings. It will not be replaced...More

Thank Juan R
Reviewed 15 February 2015

The chicken dumpling soup is great, however, the amount given in the "bowl" option is not consistent. One visit we got a great "bowl" of soup and the other times we got the bowl but with half the soup. Makes one want to ask who's...More

Thank Sounding_Out
Reviewed 12 November 2014

Lots of variety on the menu. There is something for everyone. Great appetizers also and I love the lavosh. Do not forget to grab one of their yummy monster cookies on the way out!

Thank tlee69
Reviewed 23 October 2014

Had a grinder sandwich that was mediocore at best - not much meat-ham, turkey & taco meat, just a touch of each with lettuce tomato and a sauce that was like mayo with hot sauce.. It was fresh and priced reasonably. The onion rings as...More

Thank cindy s
Reviewed 26 July 2014

the best I have ever had. The wife and I go there just for some beers and onion rings. The dipping sauce is ridiculous. You could put that sauce on your shoe and it would be good. The rib tips are great as well as...More

Thank FedAgent1896
Reviewed 14 October 2013

They have the best beef tips I have eaten. The Half order is usually enough for lunch the next day. well located near the ralph arena.

Thank APGazingah
Reviewed 20 April 2013

We arrived at the start of the lunch rush and we were surprised how full the place was. By the time we left people were lined up waiting for tables. I liked the fact that people were seated in the order they arrived not matter...More

Thank trafdlo
Reviewed 25 September 2012

The food was OK, but the walleye was not as we'd heard about them. Good service, good sides, but when you have your heart set on yummy walleye and it doesn't deliver, it rated average.

Thank loglover
Reviewed 21 August 2012

We were looking for some good food and this place nailed it. We ordered the ribs which were perfectly done and also the rib-eye steak which was also perfectly done. There was so much food we could barely finish it and thankfully we ordered dessert...More

Thank Rod B
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$10
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grand Forks, ND 58201
  • Location: United States  >  North Dakota (ND)  >  Grand Forks
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