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Jimmy John's

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1202 Columbus St, Ottawa, IL 61350-2146
+1 815-433-9133
10:00 - 22:00
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Dixon, Illinois
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

It really hit the spot after a full morning of hiking in nearby Starved Rock State Park. The typical JJ menu items.

Thank Jennifer N
ottawa, Illinois, USA
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137 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016

the staff was very friendly and accommodating! Loved the décor of the building and the signs inside were amusing.

Thank karenk00
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63 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2016

We stopped by on the way home from a doctor's appointment, It was not yet 10 am (their opening time), and we were just going to wait by the drive through menu until they opened. We had only been sitting there a second or two when a voice came through the intercom, asking for our order! They were very very... More 

Thank Marjorie N
Streator, Illinois, United States
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51 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Great subs and they are true to their word with fast service. I always get the pepe sandwich and it's delicious. If you haven't been here just go, you won't leave disappointed!

Thank Chelsea D
Ottawa, Illinois
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162 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2015

I am a big fan of the slim 6 which is just cheese on bread so for me it's all about that bread. The bread is always fresh and tasty.

Thank AnnaNJohnny
Chicago, Illinois
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136 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2013

Not that much difference than subway. Wouldn't drive out of way to visit again. Food was ok, help not that friendly or helpful

Thank mschris1
ottawa, Illinois, USA
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137 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2013

Although we don't make it here that often, we love their sandwiches. The employees are very nice and fun here, too.

Thank karenk00
Ottawa, Illinois, United States
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2012

Great service...sandwiches are delish!!! Eat there several times a month!

Thank Carolyn M
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114 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2012

Great owners, excellent service, clean and brand new building.

Thank MidwesternCrew
Ottawa, IL
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73 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2012

It's Jimmy John's - it's good! I ran in one evening to pick up dinner - the sandwiches were done before I tucked my change into my wallet.

Thank Bick92

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1202 Columbus St, Ottawa, IL 61350-2146
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 815-433-9133

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?