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La Gondola Spaghetti House

914 N Henderson St, Galesburg, IL 61401-2520
309-343-9988
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Ranked #17 of 75 Restaurants in Galesburg
Price range: $5 - $10
Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Takeout
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Dining options: Takeout
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English first
Galesburg, Illinois
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This is kind of a fast food restaurant but not really... The sauce they use is amazing and they make their own bread every day. Their garlic bread is to die for... We had their lasagna and garlic bread and I couldn't wait to go back again. Tried their sandwiches one day but that wasn't my kind of sandwich, too... More 

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Galesburg, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The bread there is the best ever I love their house red salad dressing the spaghetti sauce is so good and their sandwiches are tasty

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86 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I have come down here and ate the spaghetti. I was severely disappointed. There was very little sauce even littler meat and it tasted fairly plain. The garlic bread though was alright for what it is cuz the bread is made fresh. And the sub sandwiches are nice but the only thing really good about it is a server and... More 

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Galesburg, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

born and raised in New Jersey I know true Italian food and this is some of the best.If you want the real thing this is amust have from their meatball subs to true garlic bread in house baked.

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Monmouth, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Have been eating this food since i was old enough and my parents were bringing it home. As everyone else has said the bread and sandwiches are amazing! I used to get a loaf of fresh bread just to nibble on. Pasta sauce has a unique and amazing flavor and everything is always fresh and hot. Sharky and his family... More 

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Galesburg, Illinois
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

This is the best spaghetti around, the meatballs are just like homemade. I have been coming to La Gondola's for over 20 years. You will never find garlic bread this good at places like pizza hut, those chain restaurants spend more money on the atmosphere than providing great food. Love the drive thru on rainy and cold days.

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13 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013 via mobile

I eat occasionally here. The pasta is very good and I really love the sweet garlic bread. I got off work at 8:30 last night,August 15th and headed right over there (drove past Competitor) and it was 8:40. They close at 9:00. I went in HUNGRY and after standing there 5 minutes another customer came in the other side of... More 

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Knoxville, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

Not open Sundays, never will be and I respect that. Family owned and long time employees who care. I like all their food and eat it often. Accomadates from carry out, drive thru, or charter bus full of college kids. Not a huge dining room, not especially beautiful but always clean and gets high scores on the important health department... More 

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Galesburg, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

Love to eat my turkey torpedo at sharky's restaurant. Good family owned business with great bread! I also like the pizza burger and cinnoman bread if your in the mood for something hot.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

Nice home style food. It is all italian and subs but good size portions and always good tasting. The pasta is all red sauces no white is the only downfall. The bread served is a sweet bread and yummy. It is a come as you are place, but I usually do carry out. They have a drive up but you... More 

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Additional Information about La Gondola Spaghetti House

Address: 914 N Henderson St, Galesburg, IL 61401-2520
Phone Number: 309-343-9988
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galesburg
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Italian

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