Places to Eat

Whether its a burger and beer or a martini and chefs plate, you’ll be able to satisfy your craving at one of many Ottawa restaurants. There are classic American diners, upscale destinations, pizza joints and ethnic options.

Looking for a quick breakfast bite a cafe or bakery, or maybe a romantic night at a local restaurant? There are plenty of places to eat and drink in and around Heritage Harbor. Check out some of the local favorites below from our Places to Eat list.

Anne’s Hide-a-way

Annie’s Hide-a-way serves a variety of American and Italian foods. With some of the best chicken around, enjoy family-style chicken, steak and seafood. Hours: Tuesday 4pm to 9pm Wednesday 4pm to 9pm Thursday 4pm to 9pm Friday 4pm to 10pm Saturday 4pm to 10pm Sunday 4pm to 9pm.
Location: 323 Railroad Ave Naplate IL 61350
Phone: (815) 433-9686

BASH: Burger and Sushi House

Burger and Sushi House was established in 2013 based on the idea of bringing everyone to the table. B.A.S.H. is a unique pairing of quality food, service, & ambience. The staff ranges from local familiar faces to a team of sushi chefs with experience from across the world.
Location: 1012 LaSalle St Ottawa IL 61350
Phone: (815) 434-2274

Bertas Tap

Berta’s Tap, in Ottawa, IL, is the leading bar and grill serving La Salle, Peru, Utica, Streator, Morris, Mendota, and surrounding areas since 1945. We offer lunch and dinner, drinks, cocktails, draft beer, video gambling, live music, and much more. For your next meal, visit Berta’s Tap in Ottawa.
Business hours: Mon – Thur: 11am to midnight
Fri: 11am to 2am
Sat: 11am to 3am
Sun: 11am to 2am
Location: 616 Clinton St, Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: (815) 434-6797

Bianchi’s Pizza

Serving up some of the best pizza in town 7 days a week! Stop on Monday 4pm-10pm, Tuesday & Wednesday 4pm-9pm, Thursday 4:30pm-9pm, Friday & Saturday 4:30pm-10pm, and Sunday 4:30pm-9pm and get Bianchi’s World Famous Pizza!
Location: 607 La Salle St Ottawa IL 61350
Phone: (815) 434-6884

Casa Mia

Casa-Mia Lounge & Restaurant is an amalgamation of an American, Italian and Mexican eatery where guests are welcomed at the door with a smile and are immediately seated on their tables. The manager personally visits every table daily and makes sure everyone is satisfied with Casa-Mia Lounge & Restaurant’s food and service. The bar also offers a diverse choice of drinks to choose from. The friendly staff, responsive bartender and attentive managers make for a friendly atmosphere that feels like home. Menu highlights at Casa-Mia Lounge & Restaurant include Italian shrimp escargot, broiled shrimp, Alaskan king crab legs, rib eye & shrimp and petite New York strip. Steaks and all the seafood items in the menu are the most ordered items. The serving portion is healthy too.
Business hours: Wed – Sun: 5pm to 9pm
Location: 219 18th Ave, Naplate, IL 61350
Phone: (815) 434-0758

CatsEye Wine Bar

CatsEye Wine Bar is an eclectic wine bar offering over 60 wines, with a selection of flights and coravin pours. Their wines and drinks change seasonally, so there’s always something new. CatsEye also offers small plates that can be enjoyed while drinking wine. Hours: Monday-Thursday 12pm to 10pm Friday & Saturday 12pm to 12am Sunday 12pm to 9pm.
Location: 724 LaSalle Street Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: 815-431-1389

Court Street Pub

Court Street Pub is a must-stop in downtown Ottawa for those looking for live entertainment, a bite to eat or a cold drink. This modern sports bar features signature cocktails, a dynamic draft beer selection, and a gourmet menu. Hours: 11am to 2am everyday Kitchen Hours: Sunday-Tuesday 11am to 8pm Wednesday-Saturday 11am to 9pm.
Location: 620 Court Street Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: 815-324-9032

Fiesta Mx

Enjoy authentic Mexican food at Fiesta MX. Open Monday to Saturday from 10am to 10pm.
Location: 221 West Madison Street Ottawa IL 61350
Phone: 815-324-9113

Halftime Restaurant Pizza and Cocktails

Welcome to Halftime Restaurant Pizza & Cocktails formerly known as Mikes. We offer a full menu including breakfast and a kids menu. We are family friendly restaurant. Our pizza is made from scratch with all the toppings you could ask for. Stop in and see us, or have us deliver. We deliver to the city of Ottawa.

Business hours: Mon – Sun: 11am to 9pm
Location: 1625 E Norris Dr Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: (815) 324-9389

Hank’s Farm Restaurant

Hank’s Farm Restaurant is a generational, family run restaurant with a warm & rustic atmosphere offering casual Italian-American dining since 1941. Hank’s offers different party options depending on the size of your group & the date & day of your party. Advance reservations are HIGHLY recommended regardless of your party size, however. Offering an exceptional dinner spread all week, and a Sunday Brunch that simply cannot be beat. Nearly all of our breads, and bakery goods are made here by our Baker. There is also a gift shop onsite that is open year round and full of great gifts, antiques, jewelry and even costume rental. Serving Dinner Monday through Thursday 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm, Friday and Saturday 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm and Sunday Brunch from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm, Sunday Dinner 3:30 pm – 9:00 pm. Early Bird Menu 4:00pm – 9:00pm.
Location: 2973 IL 71 Ottawa IL 61350
Phone: (815) 433-2540

Iniga Pizzeria Napoletana

Pizza. Art. Music.
In America, we “get a drink” to socialize and catch up with old friends. In Italy, they get pizza. At Iniga, this is the pizza we strive to bring you every day!
Business hours: Mon – Fri: 4pm to 9pm
Sat: 12pm to 9pm
Sun: 12pm to 8pm
Location: 215 W. Jefferson St, Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: (815) 324-9229

Jeremiah Joe Coffee

Jeremiah Joe Coffee offers amazing coffee is a cool, relaxing setting. Kick back with old friends, conduct business or study at the comfortable couches and tables. Open from 6:00 am – 9:00 pm, Friday from 6:00 am – 10:00 pm, Saturday from 7:00 am – 10:00 pm and Sunday from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.
Location: 807 La Salle St Ottawa IL 61350
Phone: (815) 434-3572

Maria’s Cafe Bistro

Nothing is better than a home cooked meal! If you’re looking for dishes that taste like they came straight from your grandma’s kitchen, visit Maria’s Cafe Bistro. There’s a reason why we’re everyone’s favorite American restaurant in Ottawa, IL. Stop by today, and enjoy tasty bites and pleasant service.
Business hours: Mon – Sat: 7am to 8pm
Sun: 7am to 6pm
Location: 406 W Main St, Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: (815) 324-5092

Monte’s Riverside Inn

Nothing is better than a home cooked meal! If you’re looking for dishes that taste like they came straight from your grandma’s kitchen, visit Maria’s Cafe Bistro. There’s a reason why we’re everyone’s favorite American restaurant in Ottawa, IL. Stop by today, and enjoy tasty bites and pleasant service.
Business hours: Wed, Thur, Fri, Sat: 4:30pm to close.
Location: 903 E Norris Dr, Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: (815) 681-2940

Red Dog Grill

Welcome to The Red Dog Grill at Heritage Harbor Ottawa! This is the place…for great food! Red Dog Grill is serving up tasty food with delicious waterfront views, year-round! Known for its American and seafood cuisine, Red Dog Grill is the perfect place to enjoy scrumptious apps, mouthwatering burgers, fresh seafood, and of course, don’t forget about the DOGS! Enjoy the beautiful marina views from the outdoor patio (dogs welcome!) in the warm weather, or warm up by the wood-burning fireplace in the winter.
Location: 411 Great Loop East Drive, Ottawa, Ill.
Phone: (815) 434-4406

R Grotto Ristorante

Bringing the best quality pizza and Italian food to Ottawa since 2000. Keep us in mind for catering and delivery, too!
Business hours: Sun – Thur: 4pm to 11pm
Fri & Sat: 4pm to 12am
Location: 710 La Salle Street, Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: (815) 431-1100

Sunfield Restaurant

Low-key option serving homestyle American eats from breakfast favorites to entrees, plus cocktails.
Good food, good service, off I80 exit 90
Business hours: Sun – Thur: 7am to 3pm
Fri & Sat: 7am to 8pm
Location: 2754 Columbus St, Ottawa, IL, United States, Illinois
Phone: (815) 434-5500


You will love the flavorful dishes. Our menu offers a wide variety of authentic Mexican dishes as well as many “Tex-Mex” dishes freshly prepared and cooked to perfection. We are located in Ottawa and La Salle, Illinois.
Business hours: Sun – Thur: 11am to 9pm
Fri & Sat: 11am to 10pm
Location: 3005 Columbus St.
Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: (815) 313-5096

Thai Cafe

Thai Cafe offers authentic dishes with recipes passed down with the family. Serving both buffett and dining options, brings dozens of fresh, Thai ingredients to the table. Hours Monday to Thursday 11am to 8pm Friday to Saturday 11am to 9pm.
Location: 610 Columbus St, Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: 815-431-8090

The Beach House

Coastal cuisine from around the world focused on fresh fish and seafood however offers plenty of non-seafood items, a full bar specializing in crafted cocktails, and an ample wine list!
Location: 700 LaSalle St Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: 815-313-5535

The Lone Buffalo

The Lone Buffalo offers a restaurant and a brewery under one roof. Their goal is to serve good food and beer in a comfortable atmosphere. They believe in the idea of “slow food” and want their guests to savor in all they offer. Their chefs use fresh products from local farmers and producers. Everything on the menu is freshly cooked, every day and varies with the seasons. The beer is crafted using traditional methods and equipment from the best malts and hops available – including their own farm. Hours: Monday-Thursday 11am to 10pm Friday & Saturday 11am to 11pm Sunday 10am to 9pm.
Location: 812 LaSalle Street Ottawa IL 61350
Phone: 815-324-9549

The New Oasis

Comfort food restaurant in Ottawa, Illinois.
Business hours: Mon – Sun: 6am to 9pm
Location: 3074 N State Route 71
Interstate 80
Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: (815) 433-6730

The Ottawa Bakery

The Ottawa Bakery is a locally owned and operated small-batch bakery. They offer a variety of baked goods such as cakes, pies, kringles, scones, donuts, breads, quiche, cannoli, cupcakes, cookies, coffee, danishes and more!
Location: 630 Court Street, Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: 815-433-2253

Woody’s Steak House

Specializing in steak, chicken, and seafood, Woody’s provides an inviting place to enjoy an evening out with friends and family. 
Location: 1321 LaSalle St., Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: 815-433-2400

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