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1204 S University Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2524
+1 734-741-8296
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Shelby Township, Michigan
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159 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2015

Backroom is a staple in Ann Arbor--if you are in need of really cheap pizza, this is the place for you. Backroom is literally a tiny, back room meant for going in and out quickly with your food. There is no seating here, just pizza. The pizza isn't the best in the world, but for the price it can't be... More 

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Idaho Falls, Idaho
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57 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2012

Drunk? Hungry? Try your best to stumble in here. Good location just off South University, open late, great pizza, cheap - after midnight, what more could you want?

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Rockville, Maryland
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 July 2012

Probably the cheapest place to get pizza. Greasy pizza. The restaurant is tiny and really made for college students. But the pizza is not bad, and it is really cheap.

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Reviewed 18 April 2008

Bread and ketchup.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1204 S University Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2524
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ann Arbor
  • Phone Number: +1 734-741-8296

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