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Vinny Vanucchi's

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201 S Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2284
+1 815-777-8100
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“garlic bread” (221 reviews)
“pasta” (132 reviews)
“stuffed shells” (18 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
201 S Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2284
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Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

Food was great and staff was helpful and friendly. Veal parmigiano was very good. Patio dining area was quaint.

Thank Joseph T
Reviewed September 14, 2016

A little hard to find the main entrance (it's on the east side of the building half way up the stairs) but the food was excellent with large portions and friendly service!

Thank Jeff H
Reviewed September 13, 2016

Food is beyond amazing!! Friendly staff, great atmosphere & enjoyable visit! I will be recommending this as a stop to anyone who goes to Galena!

Thank Jess H
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Love the Eggplant Parmesan !! One of our favorite places to eat in Galena! Outside venue is also a plus in the summer!

Thank lynnienest
Reviewed September 12, 2016

My husband and I go to Vinny Vanucchi's every time we go to Galena. It's a wonderful restaurant to have dinner. We love their eggplant parmesan.

Thank autumnGurnee_IL
Reviewed September 11, 2016

Prices are very reasonable and service is fantastic. I ordered the lasagna even though on the menu it was stated it was made with Italian sausage. I have never seen lasagna made with sausage patties. but this one was and I ended up taking the...More

Thank Nancy P
Reviewed September 7, 2016

Good Italian food with large portions. We tried Lasagna and Pasta and loved Pasta most. We probably could asked for a lighter version of Lasagna as kids gave them up and split my Pasta instead. In all, great environment to dine and great show of...More

Thank Bai_Family
Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Galena is a tourist town so you expect so so food from the local restaurants. Not here. Real garlic bread, gravy ( tomato sauce ) balanced not over seasoned or bland. The cheese in the stuffed shells was so fresh tasting and the shrimp and...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed September 7, 2016

We had a wonderful dinner and the staff was very good. Great Italian home cooking and hospitality. We had their Vinny Special and it was delicious. Great Chianti as well.

Thank Sylvia P
Reviewed September 7, 2016

We had the rehearsal dinner for our son's wedding here in 2011. It was excellent! We highly recommend Vinnie's for banquets! Every time we go for lunch or dinner, the food is terrific! It can be very busy, so make reservations.

Thank NewfieDad
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Response from danjohnsongs | Reviewed this property |
I know they had some options.
Alice D
August 11, 2016|
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Response from vinny201SouthMain | Property representative |
Yes. It is located on Bench Street.
Linda S A
April 2, 2016|
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Response from vinny201SouthMain | Property representative |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Scenic view, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 S Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2284
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-777-8100
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