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Beehive Restaurant

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700 La Salle Street, Ottawa, IL 61350
+1 815-433-5640
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06:00 - 15:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 15:00
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Manhattan, Illinois
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135 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unexpected pleasure in central downtown Ottawa on a Sunday--less traffic, fewer crowds, but still delicious food with excellent service and good prices. Omelets could feed a village. Many varieties of favorites such as French toast, pancakes, crepes, They're open from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Will be open on Thanksgiving only until noon. Will go back to try something else--had... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2015

Typical small town family restaurant. I had a club house which was very good. Lots of turkey on it, maybe a bit too much mayo but a good sandwich. I had the potato soup to start and it was very hot and hit the spot on a cold day.

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Thank Warren C
Chicago, Illinois
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56 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2015

Bee Hive is your typical neighborhood restaurant. Each time I've been there I've had breakfast. Good food for a decent price nice people. Whenever my husband & I are in Ottawa, we stop & have breakfast at Bee Hive. You should too

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Thank Diane2424
Ottawa, Illinois
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196 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2014

There used to be 2 of these places; one on each corner and they were directly across from the Courthouse. Neither were great nor were they bad. They actually could have been siblings because the exteriors and the interiors were almost exactly alike. They were old, they were children of the neighborhood and they were mostly clean. The other one... More 

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ottawa, Illinois, USA
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135 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2013

We both ate a club sandwich, fries, soup and a drink. All was very good. Their bathrooms were in pretty sad shape, though.

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Thank karenk00
Illinois River Valley
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2012

This is a fine little place to get a quick lunch in downtown Ottawa. The food is just average, nothing fancy, nothing unusual. The regular breakfast and lunch items, no dinners. Staff is friendly.

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San Francisco, California
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2012

It's what Denny's, Perkins, and similar restaurants want to be.

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Thank Mike P
Chicago, Illinois
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52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2011

Their eggs benedict are famously delicious. the locals love their eggs benedict but, other than that, it's a run-down, dirty-looking diner with cheaply priced, average tasting food. Only come here for a cheap breakfast if you're strapped.

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Thank JennyOD
Illinois
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2010

I went to The Beehive with a friend one time and as we were sitting there waiting for our food, a cockroach ran across our table! You can bet we got up and left as fast as we could! I've never been back there and never will go back. That is just plain nasty! Every word I have said here... More 

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Brookings SD
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2008

My first time there and I would go back. Very friendly and plenty of good food on my plate.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    1.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 15:00
Monday
06:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 15:00
Thursday
06:00 - 15:00
Friday
06:00 - 15:00
Saturday
06:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 La Salle Street, Ottawa, IL 61350
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 815-433-5640

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