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Hank's Farm

2973 N State Route 71, Ottawa, IL 61350-9401
+1 815-433-2540
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“prime rib” (13 reviews)
“oysters” (5 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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2973 N State Route 71, Ottawa, IL 61350-9401
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is our 'go to' place to celebrate all family birthdays/anniversarys/graduations/etc. Everyone loves the salad bar and the entrees are really good!

Thank Jbwinlb
Reviewed 3 days ago

Something on the menu for everyone. Wide variety of options. Dinner entrees include the unlimited salad bar. Yummy. Friend and I enjoyed the highly recommended (by all locals) fried chicken. Done to perfection, just like mom used to make. Portions are beyond generous. Watched the...More

Thank trishdf
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a wonderful meal here tonight. The salad bar was great. I had a 6 oz filet my wife had a pasta dish with filet chunks. Both dinners were really delicious. We will eat here again.

Thank Kurt R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were at Hanks Farm for Mothers Day Brunch. We had a 3 PM reservation and I was told this was not too late as they served until 4PM. Unfortunately there were no breakfast items as advertised and the dessert and pastries were mostly gone....More

Thank Judy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place is over all nice. I enjoyed the food big plates delicious meal. Friendly server. However the moment I walked in I felt like I was in a different time zone. The looks I was getting. I told my friend to look I wanted...More

Thank Jay L
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We were promptly seated on a Thursday night and chose our selections from the reasonably priced early bird menu. Our waiter was excellent and our food was good but ordinary.....just beware of the $3.00 a cup coffee.

Thank ChiCub219
Reviewed 15 March 2017

I am here 2 to 3 times a month, has always been one of my favorites. Go there on Sunday morning or early afternoon for their brunch. Top shelf. Service is fast and very friendly. The servers have been their for years and I owning...More

Thank Michael V
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

This was a pleasant surprise after many years of not going to Hank's. Although our table was in a poor location (next to the salad bar, on the edge of the access way to the salad bar line), the food was good and the price...More

Thank value-one
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I have been here twice now. I had read an article about it and we wanted to try it, so we had occasion to be in the area and thought we'd stop in and see if we could get a table since it was fairly...More

Thank jaffa76
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Very nice place to eat. LOVE salad bar. Great bread, get raisin bread early. Very memorable family diner.

1  Thank wisc17
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Ron K
is there a dress code
2 April 2017|
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It's casual
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
15:30 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2973 N State Route 71, Ottawa, IL 61350-9401
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 815-433-2540
  • E-mail