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The Original Cottage Inn

512 E William St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2418
+1 734-663-3379
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (96 reviews)
“manicotti” (6 reviews)
“salad” (33 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
512 E William St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2418
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and l ate here for the first time recently. We couldn’t have have asked for a nicer place to break our journey and eat. We ordered the chicken pita wraps; they were freshly prepared and were quite delicious. The service was great and...More

Thank The T
Reviewed 11 September 2017

My wife and I were originally looking for the Cottage Inn in Ypsilanti. They moved locations and were not what we had expected so we ventured to A2 and were greatly rewarded. Service was great and the pizza was everything we remembered it to be....More

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 4 September 2017

The Original Cottage Inn is a reliable standby when we go out with friends. They have a very good happy hour and tasty Italian food. I ordered the meat sampler and my wife ordered the seafood trio; we both enjoyed our choices. And the clam...More

Thank emkadv
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We met friends here for dinner while in town and I have to say I was surprised. I am always skeptical about pizza restaurants outside often northeast, but was surprised at how good this was. We had a variety of food at the table and...More

Thank Regina S
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We used to eat in the Food Court at the Ann Arbor Art Fair but this year, for the first time, we choose an indoor restaurant. We needed air conditioning and comfortable places to sit. We eat at Cottage Inn fairly often & really like...More

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Great pizza buffet. Tuesday, kids under 12 eat Free. Great place to eat after Mi college tour. The buffet had something for everyone.

Thank olabisij
Reviewed 6 July 2017

I recently grabbed the "pizza for two" at the Original Cottage Inn with a friend. The meal was good, with a deep-dish pizza and a Greek salad. The pizza was tasty and had a good crust. We finished it. The salad was just so-so, although...More

1  Thank Quintin K
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is very large with plenty of room for banquets or cozy enough for a party of two. Pizza is very good! Pizza for two (includes choice of antipasto or Greek salad) ands medium pizza (8 slices) for $23.99. Just enough for 2 with...More

Thank Phyliss B
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

My cousin and I went here for my birthday lunch. The service is lovely. You are greeted with a warm welcome. Our waiter was very nice and sociable. The food was outstanding and portion size is definitely worth the price. Our food was magnificent. I...More

Thank Jasmine H
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We generally head out to Michigan a couple times a year to catch some University of Michigan Football or Hockey and Cottage Inn is a must stop for dinner one night. The food is delicious and the staff is very at tentative. The wait can...More

Thank wilecayotte
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 512 E William St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2418 (Formerly Cottage Inn Pizza)
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ann Arbor
  • Phone Number: +1 734-663-3379
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