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Beehive Restaurant

700 La Salle St, Ottawa, IL 61350-5012
+1 815-433-5640
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good48%
  • Average30%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
16 Jan 2017
“Winter breakfast ”
13 Nov 2016
“Peaceful Sunday breakfast downtown”
Closes in 30 min
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
700 La Salle St, Ottawa, IL 61350-5012
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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Love going there on a snowing day for breakfast. Perfect little diner. Sit in the window. Drink coffee. Watch the morning snow come down.

Thank Sjjsksj
Reviewed 14 November 2016

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....More

Thank roadtripmajik
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...More

Thank Warren C
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

Thank Diane2424
Reviewed 1 January 2015

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...More

Thank blackfootcamp
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.

Thank karenk00
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.

Thank curious_diner
Reviewed 20 January 2012

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

Thank Mike P
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.

Thank JennyOD
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...More

Thank ImperialMonarch
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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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