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Otto's Place

100 Bouthillier St, Galena, IL 61036-2302
+1 815-776-0240
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (33 reviews)
“quiche” (79 reviews)
“coffee cake” (21 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
100 Bouthillier St, Galena, IL 61036-2302
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1 - 10 of 839 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was the highlight of our trip to Galena. We are from Chicago and have tons of breakfast places at our reach, but this beats out all of them! The owner sat us and greeted us. They had wonderful specials and excellent service. I had...More

Thank CassPaige12194
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was a cute little place off of the river by the park. My husband and I had breakfast here and everything was very good. The cinnamon swirl french toast was delicious. The service was good and the atmosphere was fun. Prices were what you...More

Thank Illinoisgirl89
John S, Owner at Otto's Place, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for your review! We appreciate your joining us and we look forward to seeing you again! We wish you enough! John

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visit Galena yearly for skiing and like to try different places to eat on each visit. We found Otto's through Tripadvisor while searching the "best breakfasts in Galena". We went on a Sunday morning and there was a short wait to seat 3, about...More

Thank MrsEEV
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the pleasure of eating here last year and it was so good I could t wait to go back and eat there again. I went for Saturday brunch and ordered a frittata with goat cheese, the frittata was dry and the goat cheese...More

Thank Francisco M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is, AMAZING. Service, Food, Value. I won't lie, I was a little suspecting when we pulled up at the building, however my trusty TripAdvisor said this was the place to go to, and it was absolutely right. Do not pass this place up....More

Thank Brandon K
John S, Owner at Otto's Place, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow! Thank you so much for your very kind review Brandon! It was truly my pleasure to be able to serve you at my counter! Our cinnamon rolls are made fresh in house and we only serve them on weekends. Dan, our co-owner and Chef...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great service and food. Enjoyed the corned beef hash. Wonderful buttermilk biscuits. Sienna and Mason were great at customer service.More

Thank Bobmdolan
John S, Owner at Otto's Place, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank for taking the time to write your review, we very much appreciate it! We make our hashes from scratch, nothing out of a can, so we are very happy you enjoyed it! Our biscuits are also made from scratch. Thanks for mentioning Sienna and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sienna and Mason took very good care of my friend and I. I had already eaten breakfast but my friend had not. It was almost lunchtime so I agreed to go. He had the corned beef hash and I had some pancakes. They were outstanding....More

Thank BDAD68
John S, Owner at Otto's Place, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We greatly appreciate your review! We make as much as possible from scratch, so we are very happy that you enjoyed your visit with us! Providing the best possible customer service is always our goal, and we are happy we succeeded with you! We look...More

Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

If you want to have the best breakfast/brunch experience in Galena, Otto's Place is it! No other like it in Galena. Fresh, good amount of food and great prices. Very homey and quaint like. Will definitely go there again once I go back to Galena.

1  Thank Pedro P
John S, Owner at Otto's Place, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review Mr. Pedro! We do indeed look forward to being able to serve you again! We wish you enough! John

Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Not on the main stripe, but much better than anything on the stripe for breakfast! The frittata is amazing, as is everything

Thank ocnnor
John S, Owner at Otto's Place, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Thank you so much for your review! Happy you enjoyed your visit with us and we hope to see you again! John

Reviewed 30 December 2017

I can say this is the place. All is good service and food. very friendly servers with warm atmosphere.

Thank Don T
John S, Owner at Otto's Place, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

We appreciate your review Mr. Don! We hope you can visit us again! John

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Fondy2015
30 November 2017|
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Response from Maureen S | Reviewed this property |
I️ don’t know about lunch but whatever time you go, I️ would call ahead and put your name on their waitlist. They don’t take reservations.
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cldeergirl
27 April 2017|
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Response from John S | Property representative |
Certainly! We have a great wine list and a full bar!
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Karyn C
4 March 2017|
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Response from John S | Property representative |
Yes we do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 2:00 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
  • E-mail
Description
Breakfast and Lunch
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