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So many choices!

This place is fantastic! From the moment you walk in they want you to sample their product and it... read more

Reviewed January 28, 2018
Rick C
West Branch, Iowa
The smell lures you in from a mile away!

As soon as my wife and I walked in, we were greeted with a waft of buttery deliciousness. The... read more

Reviewed December 17, 2017
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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Reviewed January 28, 2018

This place is fantastic! From the moment you walk in they want you to sample their product and it is delicious! Don't be shy to ask for a sample before you buy. They have so many different flavors it is sometimes hard to choose! The...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

This place never ceases to amaze me on how they can charge over $7 a bag for popcorn. Samples are nice but won’t be back. Will go down the street to the Candy Kitchen... popcorn’s better!

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed December 17, 2017

As soon as my wife and I walked in, we were greeted with a waft of buttery deliciousness. The gentleman behind the counter (who I believe is the owner) immediately started handing out free samples of all of the different (75) flavors of popcorn and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank mattyice34
Reviewed November 25, 2017

As you are working your way up and down Main St. to shop, when you get to Great American Popcorn Company, you just have to step inside. Though I must admit, the aroma wafted out the front door and dragged me in, just like in...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Allen21096
Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

Ok - this is a store like you’ve never experienced!! So many flavors, so fresh and delicious!!! Taste everything!!! Then buy your favorites!!!

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank bene821
Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

Have been here several times. It’s hard to decide which popcorn to take, since they have so many flavors. It helps a lot that you can try some fresh samples. We always find something for us and friends. This time we chose the Autumn Blend...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank ulis2013
Reviewed October 23, 2017

Stopped in to get popcorn for my hubby while on a girls' shopping trip to Galena. The smell of freshly made popcorn is always a draw, and there was an employee handing out free caramel corn samples when we arrived. There are shelves and shelves...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Stanbro81
Reviewed October 12, 2017

The many delicious ( and some unusual) flavors of popcorn make it hard to choose. The many free samples may help. Our favs were cheddar bacon and Parmesan garlic. If you like popcorn this is THE place to visit and find your own favorites.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Arle495
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

This place is great! Everytime I have visited Galena and gone in, the place is packed. They offer you samples right when you walk in. The man, whom I assume is the owner, has a great attitude and welcome every person who walks in. There's...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank kelseya827
Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

After having eaten our way through 4 bags of popcorn, several chocolate goodies, & 2 tubs of cotton candy since our trip, I can vouch for the yumminess of their offerings! Very patient and friendly staff...one tip is to take turns watching bags outside -...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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December 11, 2017|
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Response from bigcountry1991 | Reviewed this property |
They do ship it they also have good sodas u don’t find anymore
Rhonda M
November 3, 2016|
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Response from Nancy P | Reviewed this property |
yes they are/were. Not sure what their off season hours might be.