We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bee Hive

700 La Salle St, Ottawa, IL 61350-5012
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
7 Apr 2017
“GREAT BREAKFAST”
3 Mar 2017
“Now Closed”
Open Now
06:00 - 15:00All hours
CUISINES
American
PRICE
$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
700 La Salle St, Ottawa, IL 61350-5012
Write a Review
Reviews (11)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 9 May 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 7 April 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 4 March 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 7 October 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 28 August 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 14 April 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 31 December 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 7 October 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 24 June 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 16 May 2013

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

Thank luvtrvl99
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Tangled Roots/Lone Buffalo
167 reviews
.14 km away
B.A.S.H. Burger and Sushi House
123 reviews
.10 km away
Corner 230
80 reviews
.14 km away
The Pink Chihuahua
87 reviews
.00 km away
Nearby Attractions
SaltTreeYoga
20 reviews
.22 km away
Reddick Mansion and Gardens
21 reviews
.37 km away
Ottawa Historical and Scouting Heritage Museum
17 reviews
.56 km away
Starved Rock Hot Glass
10 reviews
.72 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bee Hive staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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 St, Ottawa, IL 61350-5012
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Ottawa
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing