Voted #1 for ice cream and a favorite for sandwiches!

Dine-In & Drive-Thru


Located in Ottawa, IL, WE offer premium soft serve treats and meals the whole family will love! 

Tone's cones

Tone’s Cones is a family owned and operated business in the heart of the town with two rivers — Ottawa, Illinois. Since our doors opened in 1993, we’ve treated every customer like they were a part of our family. Come in and enjoy our premium soft serve because nothing says childhood memories like the taste of a soft serve cone or sundae. Tone’s Cones specializes in unique premier sundaes, shakes, malts, flurries, waffle cones, or cake cones. With over 40 different topping to choose from, we are sure you will find something that will keep you coming back for more. We also offer made-to-order ice cream cakes, pies, and cupcake cakes. Tone’s Cones has been voted first place for favorite ice cream shop by the Daily Times Reader’s Choice Awards since 2001. If that not sweet enough for you, our premium vanilla soft serve is 95% fat free, and our premium chocolate soft serve ice cream is 98% fat free.

Tone’s Cones, Ottawa’s #1 hotspot where there is a delight in every bite!

Location + Contact

523 W Main Street


  • Monday thru Friday:
    12:00pm to 10pm



Tone’s Dog House is family owned and operated business serving nothing but “dog gone” delicious meals. Our philosophy is to serve great food with superb customer service—that's why Tone’s Dog house was voted best sandwich shop by the Daily Times Reader's Choice Award. Since 2001, Tone’s Dog House has been offering Ottawa, IL and the surrounding areas the taste of Chicago without the drive. We serve authentic Chicago style hot dogs! We start with a steamed Vienna all beef dog nestled in a steamed poppy seed bun that is topped with yellow mustard, bright green relish, onion, tomatoes, pickle spear, sport peppers and a dash of celery salt. Tone’s Dog House also offers other great food like Italian beef sandwiches, bratwursts, corn dogs, polish sausages, Polancic’s tenderloins and much more. We also serve the sides our customer's expect. From cheddar cheese fries to onion rings and deep fried pickles, Tone’s Dog house won’t disappoint its loyal fan base!

Tone’s Dog House, Ottawa’s #1 hotspot where its dog gone delicious!

Location + Contact

510 Fillmore Street

Tuesday to Sunday
11:00am - 8:00pm

New: Tone's Cones Cloud cone --- a sugar cone spun with cotton candy topped with your favorite soft serve and toppings

New: Tone's Cones Cloud cone --- a sugar cone spun with cotton candy topped with your favorite soft serve and toppings



2 Quarts of Ice cream + 10 Toppings of Your Choice + 1 Can of Whip Cream

Finish in 20 Minutes and It's FREE!

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