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HiWay Restaurant

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Norris Drive, Ottawa, IL
+1 815-431-9431
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06:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 21:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Our family has been eating here for years, especially at breakfast time, but occasionally for lunch and dinner. Food is high quality, fast and tasty. Omlettes and skillet breakfasts are the best! Texas skillet pictured.

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Thank Allan T
Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Enjoyed local pork tenderloin sandwich for lunch. Service was very fast and food good. A regular local dining establishment.

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Thank goingbyebye
Cincinnati
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Nothing fancy the restaurant has been in Ottawa for years. For the selection and portions is a really good deal. Nothing fancy but when it comes to good food fancy is not really what it's all about. I would recommend shrimp. Salads are good. Atmosphere is friendly. Service is good. Price is very affordable. All in all a really good,... More 

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Sullivan, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

This is by far the best place I have ever been for breakfast! They were packed when we pulled up and still got us seated and eating in probably less than 20 minutes! The food was freaking awesome! I had the Texas Skillet and everything about it was amazing. Nick makes some pretty damn good bloody marys as well. Definitely... More 

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Houston, Texas
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

We were leery about eating here because there was only one car in the parking lot. We went in anyway. There were numerous numerous options on the menu. The food was great and good portion sizes. We had also been visiting in Chicago as well. My brother said that this was restaurant was his favorite so far on the trip.... More 

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Thank Jeaneen
Northfield, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Good for families. My husband had the b &g omelet and he said it was awesome. Good stop on our way to starved rock

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Thank kakes005
Marseilles, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

This is a popular place, never had anything that disappointed me here. Always clean and has good service.

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Thank Mrsesp1
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

The Hi Way is a great local find. Very broad menu with something for everyone. Many cusines. Full meals at a very reasonable price. Clean, family friendly environment. Great kids menu, too. Great owners and staff.

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Thank Vicki M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

The food is good and the service was good as well. This is not a super fancy restaurant, but was clean. Prices were reasonable as well. Portions were good too.

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Naples, Florida
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2016

We got there an hour before closing, 6 closed at 7. Was seated got menu, ordered food. Steak had a lot of grizzle on it. Tea was cold. I was done. Waiting on my husband looked at table next to use, a friendly brown roach walking on table, told waitress, she said she would get someone cause she couldn't kill... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 21:00
Monday
06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:00 - 21:00
Saturday
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Norris Drive, Ottawa, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 815-431-9431

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