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Cannovas Pizzeria

247 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
815-777-3735
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Ranked #19 of 57 Restaurants in Galena
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Pizza
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Delivery
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Delivery
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English first
Quad Cities, IL
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44 reviews 44 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Love the quaint atmosphere of this restaurant. Great Italian salad and pizza. Nice wine selection. Haven't ordered anything but pizza. But I'm sure it is all very good. Used to live in Rockford, so I love it that they serve the regional Italian bakery bread with the salad.

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Really tasty pizza with great crust! The house salad was a great appetizer and their homemade bread is awesome too! We've eaten here every time we've come to Galena.

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Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

A much needed weekend away took us to Galena and we were craving good pizza. There are three pizza options within a few blocks and we strongly suggest the other two...even though we have not been to them. The owner was seating people and was flighty at best; clearly doesn't seem like she's been at it very long. They needed... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Went there for a late lunch on Sunday afternoon. The food was excellent, we ordered the Sicilian Pizza and a bottle of wine. Sat at the front window (if one of the two tables are open request one) which was a great place to sit enjoy our bottle of wine, Pizza and people watch. Our pizza was prepared perfectly and... More 

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Lake Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Someone told us we had to have pizza here....we did but wished we hadn't. The place was loud, the pizza was burnt. The worst part was coming out of the bathroom and seeing their bread sitting outside the door....yuck. We might have come on an off night but I wouldn't try it again....too many other places to venture to!

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Eagle River, Alaska
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

My husband and I arrived a day early for a business meeting and went into town to find a relaxing place for dinner. Walking along Main Street and looking inside to see where all the locals were made our choice of Cannova's an easy one as nearly every other place at the dinner hour was empty. When we walked in... More 

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We were looking forward to eating our favorite Cannova's dish - Pasta Genovese - on our deck overlooking the South golf course on the most beautiful evening we've had all year. We sat down with our wine and opened the container and found pasta, tomatoes, and olives with no sauce and no taste. We called the restaurant and at first... More 

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Round Lake, Illinois, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

First experience, but we will be back! My wife and I had the Pan/Stuffed (I forget their crusts) and it was incredible. Crust was well done and very crispy. Toppings were fresh and the sausage had a delicious and unique flavor. Our friends had a crispy thin crust special with basil and sausage, and it too was cooked to perfection... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

This is a quaint restaurant that knows how to make pizza well. One of the best pizzas I've had in awhile. Staff was friendly and courteous as well!

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USA
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33 reviews 33 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Small place, so go early or be prepared to wait a little while browsing the nearby shops. We had pizza - lots of options, and individual 8-inch sizes as well as larger to feed a family. It was delicious! Decent selection of wines by the glass too. The staff was very welcoming and service was great, even though it was... More 

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Address: 247 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
Phone Number: 815-777-3735
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
Cuisine: Pizza

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