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R Grotto Ristorante

710 La Salle St, Ottawa, IL 61350-5012
+1 815-431-1100
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“nuggets” (16 reviews)
“pizza” (31 reviews)
“garlic knots” (2 reviews)
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American, Pizza, Italian, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
710 La Salle St, Ottawa, IL 61350-5012
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Good atmosphere and great pizza. Good location in downtown Ottawa.Wait staff is excellent, kept checking on our meal and needs.

Thank Liz679
Reviewed 25 August 2018

We had a taste for Italian so went to R Grotto but disappointing. Both pizza and spaghetti were just so-so, and boring salad.

Thank Diane C
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Was told the food was really good . Well we were not to impressed, with the pizza. We have had way better pizza. The service was good though.

Thank Dawn B
Reviewed 22 June 2018

The pizza and nuggets are amazing. The staff is always very pleasant. The menu has several items to choose from other than pizza.

Thank gander0513
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

I was here on a business trip did some pretty good research on TripAdvisor and decided upon this place based on reviews and their menu. I sat in the bar area which had multiple televisions with sporting events a good selection of beer wine and...More

Reviewed 8 January 2018

This is our go-to pizza when visiting Ottawa. Grab a table in the bar (no reservations needed), great bar, fast service, sports on TV. Always active but never too busy. Separate dining area for families and very family friendly.

Thank Jackie Z
Reviewed 13 November 2017

We spent one night in Ottawa and didn't know where to eat. We wanted pizza, but not a chain so we stopped at Bianchi's first, but decided it wasn't the place for us. The man at the counter was rather rude, the place was very...More

Thank HootieToo
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Great food, variety Italian and fast food items. Atmosphere is cozy and welcoming for families. Service was good and food reasonably priced. Their appletinies are great also. Wide range of food items to select from.

Thank susanwQ84HO
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere in the dinning room is nice and comfortable. The dough nuggets are a must! The Vodka Pasta was the best I've ever had. We will definitely be returning.

Thank Heather J
Reviewed 22 May 2017

i ordered a take out of the baked mostaccioli, which was a big mistake. meat sauce is aweful and it was watery. couldnt eat it. this was my first experience with this ristorante and iam sorry but my last as well..

Thank kathyrutherford2004
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
American, Pizza, Italian, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 am - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 710 La Salle St, Ottawa, IL 61350-5012
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 815-431-1100
  • E-mail
R. Good Food R. Good Friends R. Good Atmosphere Dine in, Carry out, Delivery, Catering, Reservations, Large groups Call us for any occasion!
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