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Windmill Cafe

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1010 N Main St, Ottawa, KS 66067-1512
+1 785-242-0027
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Wellsville, Kansas
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76 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Just a little place, one waitress, one cook. Friendly, good service, and burger and fries were very tasty. Long hot fries, slightly toasted bun.

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2 Thank Grandma47
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

Pros - I feel like this place is like the undiscovered secret of Ottawa. The place is right on the edge of town in a small, red wooden building. Inside, it's definitely got the whole Mom & Pop diner feel. Lots of windmill decor everywhere. The place was airy and full of light. The food was so so so good.... More 

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1 Thank Kammeron S
Sycamore, Illinois
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2015

I agree with the yummy review. It is a modest place, no credit cards, a few miles from the interstate, but the breakfast was traditional and good

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Thank M H
Ottawa, Kansas, United States
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2014

My husband, my daughter, and myself went to try out the Windmill Café this evening. The posted hours for dinner are 5-8p.m. We arrived at 6:58 as a woman was walking out the door. She looked at us, sighed, and said "Uh. . . Well. . . " I said, "Oh are you closed?" She rolled her eyes and said... More 

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1 Thank paincricket
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2014 via mobile

Don't expect the shiny finish of the big chains, but breakfast was awesome. Definitely old school down home cooking. Don't be in a hurry and they don't do credit cards.

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Thank Route1man
Sharon MA, USA
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290 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 280 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2013

We wanted a breakfast place about 1 hour west of kansas city. This came up at trip advisor and we decided to give it a try. We called ahead to be sure they were open and would make an egg-white omelette. Answer was yes to both. Atmosphere - pictures of John Wayne, Frank Sinatra, and Elvis are on the walls.... More 

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3 Thank Shakespeare_fan
Basehor, Kansas, United States
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2013

Our first experience here and it was very good. Very good service and food. Be sure to try the buffalo patty melt,melts in your mouth, YUMMMMMM

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1 Thank Diane W
Ottawa, Kansas
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110 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2011

We've eaten breakfast here off and on for a few years. This is the local farmer spot for breakfast on the weekends. The food is hit-n-miss... sometimes it's good and sometimes it comes out cold. Service is friendly but sometimes can be a bit slow if they are busy. Atmosphere is definitely lacking. They've cleaned up a bit since Ottawa... More 

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Thank GeoDrop
Ottawa, Kansas
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2011

I love the pancakes,ham,eggs,and bacon.Great coffe thers a pool table claw machine its a very lovley place.

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Thank MamaAC

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Diner
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Breakfast
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1010 N Main St, Ottawa, KS 66067-1512
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 785-242-0027

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