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Big Red's Pizzas & Subs

Canadian, Pizza
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222 Central Street, Chester, Nova Scotia B0J 1J0, Canada
+1 902-275-5173
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Salt Lake City, Utah
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

I visit Nova Scotia every year, each time we visit includes at least one trip to Big Red's for either the pizza or pizza donair. I wish they would market the sauce, I would have a personal supply of the stuff and use it on everything! I love that bit of heat coupled with the tomato chunks and the sweet... More 

Thank srlipton
Chester, Canada
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5 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

i love big reds they have the best pizza and subs in town. except when their busy. i called the other wk and asked for a donair sub and they asked if i wanted it cold or microwaved, i said neither i wanted it baked like it says on the menu, they said sorry they cant bake it cause their... More 

Thank amandajessee
Windsor, Canada
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

My wife and I drive 50 km one way to have pizza here almost every week. The sauce is amazing. At first you think it's sweat then a bit of spice hits you. I don't know how they do it but I can't get enough !! Please Big Red don't change a thing it's perfect right now

Thank T8096PSjasonh
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76 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2015

We decided to have a bite to eat before getting back on the highway and decided to stop at Big Red's. It was a bit chilly so we decided to order bowls of seafood chowder to warm up. It was very tasty and it filled us up. Many people were there for pizza and many more came in for takeout,... More 

Thank SarjoOttawa
Moose Jaw, Canada
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2015

Really friendly, likable owners. This a great place for the family to hang out. The Pizza is clean and fills you up, but the flavours aren't great. The sauce is highly acidic and dominates the other flavours. It tastes like a make @ home pizza making kit, and they even have the hotdog option. I think there are some nostalgia... More 

Thank Steve M
Alberta, Canada
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2015

Definitely my favourite pizza place, to bad they wouldn't open a big reds in Alberta that would be nice, and the owners daughter is pretty cute to.

Thank Derick B
Mahone Bay, Canada
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62 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2015

Dined here last Sat with my Family and things were great the pizza superb Wait staff was very attentative They looked after the Grand children well

Thank darrell d D
Chester, Canada
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2014

This is the best pizza restaurant you will find in Lunenburg county. the staff are always smiling and polite, and the food is awesome. If you are in the area don't miss the change to enjoy this very pleasant spot to dine.

Thank Betty P
Halifax, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2013

I am now living in Halifax but everytime I come down to Chester I always have to get a slice of Big Red's pizza with extra sauce on top its so awesome.

Thank LFA32
Debert, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2013

When I was a child we visited my grandmother quite often. The highlight of every trip was going to Big Red's. The pizza was delicious, with plentiful toppings and sauce that was sweet and just a little spicy. My grandmother has since passed away but every time we get to Chester to visit family we try to make a stop... More 

Thank Laureen R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Canadian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Central Street, Chester, Nova Scotia B0J 1J0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +1 902-275-5173

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