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Big Ed's Pizza

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101 Broadway Ave, Oak Ridge, TN 37830-5436
+1 865-482-4885
11:00 - 21:30
Closed now
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Aviano, Italy
1 review
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The pizza was delicious. We stopped off here after the movies. The food was hot and fast. Friendly staff.

2 Thank Amanda W
Cleveland, Ohio
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always make a point of having at least one meal here every time we roll into town. It's a staple in the community that does just a couple of things and does them well. Good food, good prices, great service.

Thank David O
Shepherdsville, Kentucky
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I do not get all the great reviews. The pizza was thin crust and very average. I was so disappointed with all the great reviews. A very no frills restaurant, dim lighting, paper plates, plastic forks, and the to go pizzas are sent out in a paper sack. I ordered a Papa Johns new pan pizza 2 days later and... More 

Thank Dkittle
Cordova, Tennessee
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good local pizza with nice atmosphere. The only drawback was the limited menu. They only have pizza. No appetizers.

Thank jaungren
Oak Ridge, Tennessee
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You will not find better pizza any where this side of NYC.. the hand tossed crust is to die for..as are the selection of toppings..In addition, watching the pizzas being made is a delight for young and old..you won't be disappointed..I promise!

Thank rnlhtlinda
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25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been coming here for over 20 years and am still in awe of the awesom quality of fresh ingrediants!!! Love this place

Thank clint v
Winter Park, Florida
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went with a group of 28 people while in Oak Ridge for a family event. They do not take reservations but we hit it on a fairly slow Saturday night and they were able to put us at 3 separate tables. Everybody ordered different pizzas and pitchers of beer. Our server was terrific and took good care of all... More 

Thank Brown61
Cleveland, Ohio
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Had a group of 15. Good pizza. Said to bring us some assorted pies. They just kept bringing pies and beer. At the end of the night the bill seemed fair and it was obvious they gave us a great value. Just that kind of place. I'll be back.

Thank sharris4321
Irvine, California
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132 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

If you like thin crust pizza, don't miss Big Ed's. We got a few different kinds and they were all excellent. The bathroom could use an update though.

Thank Ray H
Knoxville, Tennessee
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57 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

We went. Scratched off list. The place is dark and dirty. Cheap paper plates and burnt crispy crust pizza. I get the "dive" aspect but really a big disappointment. Food delivery and service was slow. I really hate flagging down someone to get my every need after waiting a tremendous amount of time to go by...

Thank FooDie_SN0B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Broadway Ave, Oak Ridge, TN 37830-5436
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Oak Ridge
  • Phone Number: +1 865-482-4885

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