Otto’s Holiday Hours

by admin on December 21, 2017

Holiday Hours

Dec 22      Friday       7am to 2pm

Dec 23      Saturday  7am to 2pm

Dec 24   Sunday Christmas Eve       7am to 1pm

Dec 25   Monday Christmas Day     CLOSED

Dec 26      Tuesday   Closed

Dec 27      Wednesday      Closed

Dec 28      Thursday           7am to 2 pm

Dec 29      Friday                 7am to 2pm

Dec 30      Saturday           7am to 2pm

Dec 31   Sunday New Year’s Eve     7am to 1pm

Jan 1       Monday New Year’s Day       CLOSED

Jan 2         Tuesday   Closed

Jan 3         Wednesday      Closed

Regular hours resume Jan 4th

Thursdays through Mondays         7am  TO  2pm

Closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays

Holiday Drive Update

by admin on December 21, 2017

As of Thursday December 21, we have collected $200 in Gift Cards, 6 bags / boxes of school supplies and $505 in cash!  This will all be a huge help to our Galena Primary and Middle Schools and we Thank You!  We will continue to collect your generous donations for the rest of the year.

We greatly appreciate any help you are able to give us!


Holiday Fund-Raising Event

by admin on November 29, 2017

This year our Holiday Fundraiser will be to benefit the Students, Parents and Teachers of our Galena Primary and Middle Schools.

We are asking for your cash donations to help off-set the student cost of educational field trips, to help buy an extra meal or two and to purchase some warm winter wear for a few students whose families might be struggling this year.

We will also be doing a supply drive so we are looking for your donations of the following:

Walmart Gift Cards, Subway Gift Cards, 3 ring binders, computer paper, construction paper, loose-leaf paper, notebooks, notepads, boxes of pencils, pens, crayons, magic markers, glue sticks, backpacks and Kleenex.

As always, we greatly appreciate any and all donations and your support!

The Place Called Enough By John Pavlovitz

November 22, 2017

Read the full article →

Please help Otto’s Place Raise Funds for the Fight against Breast Cancer

October 7, 2017

Please help Otto’s Place      Raise Funds for the Fight against Breast Cancer Otto’s Place is holding for our 7th Annual fundraiser to help support those in our local community battling breast cancer. We are honoring those who are in the fight, those who have survived the fight and those who are at eternal rest. […]

Read the full article →


August 1, 2016

Enough; it’s been our philosophy from the start. Who would have thought that our little restaurant would grow so quickly and be so successful? We have exceeded our own expectations and we are so grateful to all of our loyal customers and employees for our success. Those of you who have been with us from […]

Read the full article →

Now Hiring Part Time Breakfast Cook!

May 31, 2016

Otto’s Place in Galena, IL has an opening for a part time breakfast cook. Hours are Friday, Saturday and Sunday 8am to 2pm with possible additional hours during the week. Experienced only. If you love creating great food in a fun chaotic environment you’ll fit right in. Up to $15 an hour based on experience. […]

Read the full article →

Otto’s Place re-corks with ReCork!

August 22, 2014

Otto’s Place is pleased to announce that we have joined the ReCork initiative! We want your cork! Your corks will be used to replace petroleum-based materials in consumer products and extend the useful life of your wine corks. By supporting ReCORK’s recycling program, you will be giving new life to perfectly good natural cork. You […]

Read the full article →

Otto’s Place Cafe and Lounge Selected For “The Best Of The Midwest: Top Destinations In Each State”

July 3, 2014

Otto’s Place Cafe and Lounge of Galena, IL. , has been honored with a recognition by Best Of The Midwest Travel 2014 in its selection of “The Best Of The Midwest: Top Destinations In Each State.”   June 23, 2014– Announcing a special recognition appearing in the May, 2014 issue of Best Of The Midwest […]

Read the full article →

Otto’s Place Cafe & Lounge Receives 2014 Best of Galena Award

June 13, 2014

GALENA June 12th, 2014 — Otto’s Place Cafe & Lounge has been selected for the 2014 Best of Galena Award in the Restaurants category by the Galena Award Program. Otto’s Place is now part of the Business Hall of Fame after having been selected for this award two years in a row.   Each year, […]

Read the full article →