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Bobarino's Pizzeria

€€ - €€€American, , Pizza
20 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-6208
+1 616-356-2000
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Bar, Pizza, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
20 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-6208
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rated 3rd best in Grand Rapids. This is very sad for Grand rapids I'm giving it such a low rating to balance out the stars because I'm just going to have to assume this isn't the 3rd best pizza around. If I were to give...More

Thank Ralph M
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Bobarino's Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Ralph - we're sorry you didn't enjoy your visit with us. Feel free to reach out to our manager Felicia at fflores@gilmorec.com to tell us how we can improve this for your next visit.

Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I ate dinner here over the past weekend. We hadn't been to Bobarinos in a while. My wife had a sandwhich and I had pasta. Both were delicious. The service was good & atmosphere was nice.

Thank wolverines_go_blue
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Bobarino's Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018

Hi there! We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your dinner with us. We hope to see you back here soon!

Reviewed 7 May 2018

Had just a cheese pizza with the most delicious mushrooms on it. Had their local Blondie beer with it and was very good.More

Thank rainforest5
Gilmore C, Marketing Ambassador at Bobarino's Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Our wood fired pizzas are delicious, we strive to use fresh ingredients. Brewer John does a great job with our beers. Our beer list is constantly being update, we would love to have you back...More

Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

We came here a couple hours before a big concert at the VanAndel arena. We had six of us and we were told it would be about a 45 minute wait. The whole place was packed and a lot of people were on a wait...More

Thank ej9718
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Bobarino's Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Hi there, thanks for the kind review! We love serving the pre-concert crowd and hope you choose us again as your pre-show food and drinks choice!

Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent food n and even better service! Get garlic sauce ... recommend beer sampler... n let staff pick for you! Great for any gathering

Thank doc030235
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Bobarino's Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Hi there, thank you for leaving us a nice review! We're glad you had great service and enjoy your food and drinks!

Reviewed 25 March 2018

I was in town for a conference recently that had about 3,000 high school kids in town. Most restaurants were busy but we were able to get into Bobarino's with our large group of 20. Our server, and server-in-training handled our big group with no...More

Thank SKSTech
Gilmore C, Public Relations Manager at Bobarino's Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Hi there, thank you for the kind review. We're happy to hear you had a great experience with us!

Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere of The B.O.B building is awesome! We have had drinks here before and they are always good and its a cool place to hang out. We went on a saturday around 8 and it was packed in Bobarino’s which is totally understandable. There...More

Thank Alyssa B
Gilmore C, Marketing Ambassador at Bobarino's Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Thank you for the review, it is appreciated. We are super glad you enjoyed the live band, we have one every Friday and Saturday starting at 9. Our wood fired pizza is delicious. We are sorry to hear you did not enjoy your desert, and...More

Reviewed 22 January 2018

We decided to meet the group here for some pre-show drinks and apps. We were attending and show at Dr. Grins and didn't know they actually serve some of the same apps during the show. Around the table there was 2 beers, a sangria, and...More

Thank Shawn M
Gilmore C, other at Bobarino's Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2018

We love to hear you had a great experience dinning with us. The cheese bread is one of our favorites as well. Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback. We have alot of great dinner options. Thank you again and we hope...More

Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

The lettuce wrapped shrimp was out of this world. I was pleasantly surprised. The service was prompt and friendly. I got a booth way back where the noise was lower. I'm expecting to come back soon.More

Thank 210_Dave
Gilmore C, Marketing Ambassador at Bobarino's Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Thank you Dave for coming in and giving us a try. We are excited to hear about how good the food and service was. We appreciate the time you took to write a review. We have had a menu change since you where in last,...More

Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

We are visiting Grand Rapids from the U.K. and staying across the road from the Bob. Bobarino’s is excellent, great food and service and wonderful Gluren Free Pizza, well done to you . Well worth a visit .

Thank Krystina A
Gilmore C, Marketing Ambassador at Bobarino's Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Thank you for choosing to eat at Bobarinos. We definitely appreciate the feedback. We hope you enjoyed your stay in Grand Rapids. We hope the next time you come to GR that you will choose to find with us again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 02:00
Saturday
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-6208
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 616-356-2000
  • E-mail
Description
Bobarino's, the 2nd floor at the B.O.B., Is a melting pot of great food and drinks, live entertainment, and pure fun. Chef Edward John's new menu is both familiar and inspiring, twisting perceptions about new american with exciting Asian, Mexican, and Italian flavors. This isn't just bar food. Bobarino's uses farm fresh, local ingredients from local growers, and always has amazing specials to expand and entice your pallet. Bobarino's also features a legendary array of wood-fired pizzas, some have called the best in Grand Rapids. The bar features taps with revolving Bob's Beers, local crafts, and domestics. We also offer specialty Michigan crafts in the bottle. Our signature seasonal cocktail menu is handcrafted my our staff Mixologist, and our wine list features local favorites for any price range. Dueling Pianos is the feature 9pm - 1am Friday and Saturday nights. The always hilarious artists take your requests, that is unless someone else stops your song! Adjacent to the always hopping stage, is our large game and billiards room. Test your skills on Big Buck or Golden Tee, or enjoy the classic billiards and shuffle board tables while watching the biggest sporting events our large collection of new plasma screens. Monday thru Friday 11:30am - 2pm everything on our lunch menu is $6.50 Including buffet for greglist members
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