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230 South Main Street, DeSoto House Hotel, Galena, IL 61036
+1 815-777-0090
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This restaurant is at DeSoto House Hotel
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • 42
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  • 38
    Very good
  • 23
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  • 6
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  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Delicious food!

Stopped by for lunch and so glad we did! Delicious sandwiches, generous portions, just an overall nice experience!

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 13, 2015
gwenrp71
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Washington
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Washington
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Stopped by for lunch and so glad we did! Delicious sandwiches, generous portions, just an overall nice experience!

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Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Stopped in here a few times during our stay and I have to say it's one of my favorite places! I love their drinks, their food, and especially the atmosphere! I never miss this place! It's a must!!

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Jackson, Wisconsin
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Atmosphere and beauify bar! Very disappointed in the menu and food. Husband had the pulled pork tasted like out of a box, fish fry seemed the same. Staff friendly, but they could really use a good chef! This could really be a great place!

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Washington, Illinois, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

Stopped in for a drink and appetizer and was pleasantly surprised at the friendliness of the staff. Cool bar, very good drinks. A definite must each time we visit Galena!

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Lockport, Illinois
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97 reviews 97 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We ate here the Saturday of Country Fair weekend so they had a special weekend menu. It consisted of BBQ pulled chicken, hamburgers, bratwurst etc. all served with chips and a pickle. Food was very good.

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Roselle, IL
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95 reviews 95 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Stopped in for a few drinks. The bartender was really, really friendly and attentive. He was pretty knowledgeable about some of the local beers there and the surrounding area. Would of given this place a 5 but was really turned off how a waitress dealt with some other patrons behind us. She was really unpleasant and was complaining the whole... More 

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Grayslake, Illinois
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42 reviews 42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Love the location. Great place for lunch, never had dinner here. Servers are friendly and quick service.

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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119 reviews 119 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

This is our classic hangout for those morning afters in Galena. Stop in and sip on a wonderful bloody mary while you think about having that delicious Reuben sandwich on the menu. Have that with fries and a pickle and you'll be fixed up in no time and ready to shop.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Server was attentive and very nice despite having responsibility for most of the tables in the entire pub. She was efficient and never looked harried. Food was ok by standards of a nice person who's a vegetarian and whose only real vice is to be a bit of a food snob. By Galena standards it was quite good.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We met up with high school friends there on a Friday night. They had the Friday fish special and said it was good. I had a cheeseburger which was top shelf and my wife had a salad which she really liked. If you go there for a meal I suggest to asked to be seated in the back room which... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 230 South Main Street, DeSoto House Hotel, Galena, IL 61036
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-777-0090

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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