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Bee Hive

700 La Salle St, Ottawa, IL 61350-5012
+1 815-433-5640
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
8 May 2017
“No Longer In Business”
7 Apr 2017
Closed Now
700 La Salle St, Ottawa, IL 61350-5012
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Reviewed May 8, 2017

We had had a few meals here, but it is currently closed. A new business took its place. I just saw a review from a couple of weeks ago, but it has been closed for a while now.

Thank saharadweller
Reviewed April 7, 2017

On a budget and want to fill up? This is the place. Limited hours so not open for dinner, but awesome diner.

Thank smarcellis2017
Reviewed March 3, 2017

New home to Pink Chihuahua March, 2017. Complete transformation of this long time downtown Ottawa anchor. Great location for courthouse lunch and now will boast a bar.

Thank jaybee2525
Reviewed October 6, 2016

Extensive omelette, skillet, breakfast menu. I had the eggs Benedict with Canadian ham. The ham slice was thick. It was very good. Son had a full size waffle although it was a kid's order at $4.02. Another son had 2 adult size pancakes from the...More

Thank Glenview_mom
Reviewed August 27, 2016

Service was excellent, menu was very extensive we actually visited twice in the 5 days we were there. Loved the fact that they had breakfast all day... grilled cheese was best I ever had!!

Thank cher969
Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I hadn't eaten at the Bee Hive for over 30 years. Remembered it as a greasy spoon/smoked filled type of place. Not true anymore! Very modern and clean. I had cod and my wife had chicken. Both were good flavor and huge...More

Thank Don S
Reviewed December 30, 2014

People in the Midwest are so nice, and tis place is an example of why. Great service at the counter on the day after Christmas. Great Mexicaon skillets.

Thank SayGoWeGo
Reviewed October 6, 2013

Went to breakfast at Café on Main however found they are closed on Sundays. We saw the Bee Hive on the way and went back there. It was not busy inside with only two seated tables at 7:30am. You need to overlook the old décor...More

1  Thank WHY157
Reviewed June 23, 2013 via mobile

This diner could use a facelift and a good cleaning. The food was good, the service was great, the diner looks like decor from the 80's and it needs a good cleaning.

1  Thank paintapot
Reviewed May 15, 2013

Great breakfast skillets. Lunches are good here as well, but we think breakfast is the best meal to have here.

Thank luvtrvl99
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 La Salle St, Ottawa, IL 61350-5012
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 815-433-5640
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