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Otto's Place

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100 Bouthillier St, Galena, IL 61036-2302
+1 815-776-0240
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7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Wed - Mon 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Chicago, Illinois
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We went there for lunch and were not disappointed. I had the pulled pork and my wife the chicken sandwich. My only regret is that they did not have any cowl slaw. We had the chocolate cake for desert and we both stuffed. the staff was very friendly and helpful and we will go back again - even to try... More 

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Champaign, Illinois
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Their breakfasts are awesome!! Biscuits and gravy is the best I have had at a restaurant. Cinnamon rolls are out of this world.

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1 Thank dave8157
Galena, Illinois
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104 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've reviewed OTTO's before & am honored to do it again. I am a full-blown Celiac & Owners & staff go out of there way to serve me!!!! If you are in or near Galena, do not miss this amazing breakfast 💋

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Thank Terri M
Sycamore, Illinois
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Owner Jimmy Carderas sat us in great seats out on the patio on a beautiful day. Service was wonderful. Greek salad was AMAZING!!! We will be back!

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Thank lmathey
Faribault, Minnesota
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was really the best food we had in Galena. All the breakfast dishes were creative and unique as well as delicious. The service was excellent as well.

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Thank Keylime67
Hastings, Minnesota
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Every trip to Galena requires at least one stop at Otto's Place! The food and service are top-notch; the attention to detail on every menu item showcases the love that is infused in each facet of this wonderful cafe!

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1 Thank Blaze52
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36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got there around noon on a Friday and were seated upstairs. Ashley was great and handled all of the full tables upstairs without missing a beat. She was super sweet, attentive, and very prompt. My guy loved the chicken salad sandwich and said it may be the best one he has had in his life! I ordered the omelet... More 

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Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely breakfast at this local eatery. The staff was very friends and the restaurant filled up quickly after we arrived so get there early so you can grab a seat next to the train tracks. You'll soak in the quaint scenery while sipping your morning coffee.

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Thank Tracy E
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I stopped in for some coffee and a snack. We had driven a couple hundred miles and needed to use the restrooms badly before getting a table. One of the waitresses blocked my path and said, "Our restrooms are not open to the public," after I had informed her we were planning to eat but needed to... More 

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1 Thank Tommy B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for dinner on a Fri night. No reservations, but luckily we got in because we got there early. Would definitely recommend reservations. The menu was small, but the choices are well worth it. Fresh, local food and excellent drinks. Reasonably priced, and the owner stopped by to greet guests. Will definitely be back once we are in Galena... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Bouthillier St, Galena, IL 61036-2302
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-776-0240
Description
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

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