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The Pink Chihuahua

700 La Salle St, Across from Court House, Ottawa, IL 61350-5012
+1 815-324-5227
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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“tapas” (24 reviews)
“brie” (5 reviews)
“gator bites” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
700 La Salle St, Across from Court House, Ottawa, IL 61350-5012
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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Took my husband for lunch. Had been telling him how good it was from a previous visit. Was very disappointed. When we went for their taco bar. I asked for French onion soup. It was like eating a bowl of water with onion slices in...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Cheryl B
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Seems this place is figuring what it wants to be. We found the Asian options to be tasty, but they were out of many choices the Sunday we stopped in. Service was friendly and helpful-plenty of full bar is a plus. Nice atmosphere.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank WinfieldRDH
Reviewed 16 September 2018

We discovered the Pink Chihuahua at lunchtime, so we buit a burger and enjoyed the fresh salad bar. Delicious!! The fries were presented in mini fry baskets and the individual ketsups were served in bamboo sections. The attention to detail made it a fine dining...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed 25 August 2018

Between the two of us, we had margaritas, mango and brie quesadillas, pot stickers, chicen schwarma, and chocolate cake--a tasty trip around the world.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Diane C
Onthegrill, Owner at The Pink Chihuahua, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Thank you for selecting us for your food journey.

Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Came here for the first time today. Had the taco bar. It was horrible!!! Rice was wet and soggy, taco meat was so so. All in all for $12 a person I expected better food! Our waitress was horrible as well! Never coming back!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Angieangel0806
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Some months ago, what is now the Pink Chihuahua moved into a space that was an old Ottawa breakfast landmark. The renovation resulted in a very eclectic space. If I had to describe it, I would call it shabby chic, Asian infusion, dark and goth....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank blackfootcamp
Reviewed 19 July 2018

I was at Pink Chihuahua recently for lunch on a Saturday for the first time. I had a Thai Chicken flatbread that was really delicious. There were a number of other items on the menu that looked good and I'd be happy to go back...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank lmr107
Onthegrill, Owner at The Pink Chihuahua, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience.

Reviewed 10 July 2018

psychic night was chaos, not organized and no direction as to how it works. Restaurant staff was friendly.More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Aimee57207
Raynette J, Owner at The Pink Chihuahua, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

When reservations are made we explain you are making reservations for dinner and drinks and that you will need to sign up for each psychic you would like to get a reading from. Our staff directs you as well. These are usually very busy...and have...More

Reviewed 1 July 2018

Ate here for my husband’s birthday while on vacation they will give you a free drink or dessert on your birthday he chose the drink —it happened to be the owners bday too they were both celebrating the same birthday to the year— owners family...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Claygoddess
Raynette J, Owner at The Pink Chihuahua, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 26 June 2018

Great little eclectic restaurant in Ottawa. We had the lobster tacos which were pretty good--a little more lobster would have been nice though. The fried potato salad was amazing! Will return when we're in the area!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Irene H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 La Salle St, Across from Court House, Ottawa, IL 61350-5012
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 815-324-5227
  • E-mail
Tapas, Small Bites, Pan Asian, Burgers, Steaks, Pasta and International Cuisine. Casual Dining. A Bite for every taste! International Street & Comfort Foods. Wekends Entertainment. Try our weekly Drink Specials! Endless Sunday Brunch!
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