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Sweetheart Bakery

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309 N Main St., Galena, IL
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8:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Sun 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Wed - Sat 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Takeout
Description: email: sweetheartbakery77@yahoo.com. Ph# 815-281-2253

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very friendly. Just wanted a cup of tea. The service was very good. Enjoyed the bantering of locals with the waitresses.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 21, 2015
O'Fallon, Illinois
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O'Fallon, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015

very friendly. Just wanted a cup of tea. The service was very good. Enjoyed the bantering of locals with the waitresses.

Thank sdelfrink
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

My husband, son, and I stopped here for a sweet treat and none of us was disappointed. Everything was fresh and delicious and the owners were courteous and kind.

Thank Becky D
Illinois City, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

This is a small ba,kery which has what you would expect from a bakery an d so much more. I had a Twisted Sister and my daughter had a mini doughnut. She's not a sweet eater. However she loved the jalapeño cheddar bread. There were a lot of other breads which you would not expect to find.

Thank jeepsong
Oregon, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

Recent trip to Galena Shopping with a girlfriend and stopped in this small Bakery. We were not hungry since we just had lunch but from all the wonderful bakery smells I had to buy a cinnamon loaf. Took it home and sliced it for french toast- it was WONDEFUL, I think the best I have ever had. The bread was... More 

Thank Barb N
Middleton, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Located at the far end of Main St. is a small bakery. We stopped in there before the stores opened to have a pastry and a cup of coffee. The cinnamon rolls were quite good. We also purchased some cookies which were delicious. The seating is very limited. They also offer a different lunch special each day.

Thank James S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 via mobile

I absolutely love this bakery! We order our daughters birthday cake here very year and it is always the centerpiece of the party. We go big with our cakes and Mary knows exactly how to make my vision even better! Love the owners and so happy I finally found a place that I know I will always be happy with... More 

1 Thank bksteffens37
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Lots of chicken in the pot pie and the veggies were sliced not cubed. It was the lunch special if the day and included a fruit cup and a cookie. The fruit cup was like I put in my grandson's lunch. I was hoping for fresh fruit! The cookie was yummy. The staff was very friendly and I would go... More 

Thank Pogo07
Rome, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

I called ahead to order a birthday cake from this bakery and have it delivered to the hotel we would be staying in in Galena for my sister's surprise 30th birthday weekend. The bakery was lovely and accommodating, the cake was delivered right on time and was absolutely delicious. A pleasure to do business with.

2 Thank Amy F
Bartlett, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Tried a few cakes and they were great didn't know that we got the rest of the cakes when we went to leave . Great bakery that offers lunch also.

Thank Dan T
Montgomery, IL
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We have been coming to Mary's shop for years now when we visit. She and her husband are very kind to all the children that stop by. My daughter just loves to visit when we come to town on our yearly getaway. Besides the friendliness, the baked goods are some of the best I have tasted. On this trip we... More 

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  • Address: 309 N Main St., Galena, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena


email: sweetheartbakery77@yahoo.com. Ph# 815-281-2253
Open Hours
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm

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