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Vinny Vanucchi's

201 South Main Street, Galena, IL 61036
+1 815-777-8100
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“garlic bread” (219 reviews)
“pasta” (131 reviews)
“stuffed shells” (18 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
201 South Main Street, Galena, IL 61036
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Reviewed July 13, 2016

We ate outside on their pleasant patios. I eat a mostly vegan diet, but couldn't resist the cheesy garlic bread. The salad was tasty. I had a good pasta dish with red sauce, topped off with an Italian beer. My friend had the eggplant Parmesan....More

Thank traveller19511
Reviewed July 13, 2016

The decor of this little place is just incredible!!! The food is homemade and everything on the menu is awesome! We were able to eat our dinner in the wine vault room which is great for families that have children. Unlimited garlic bread and salad...More

Thank Kristian33
Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

Delicious each time we visit! We have enjoyed both the outdoor and indoor dining areas and appreciate the eclectic decor and ambiance.

Thank Rosemary W
Reviewed July 11, 2016

My inlaws celebrated an anniversary here over 15 years ago, and our family has been returning ever since. Great food, good portions, reasonable prices. We recently dined on a Saturday night, had no reservations and no wait. I've heard this is not the norm --...More

Thank blonergan
Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Everything about this restaurant is extraordinary the staff was courteous and personal yet prompt. The food was $15-$20 a plate but completely worth every cent! We finished off with a slice of flourless chocolate cake. If you love a decadent rich fudge, this is your...More

Thank Urban P
Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Ate here with my husband and all I can say is wow. The food and staff were incredible! The bruschetta was world class. The entree was savory, and the dessert (flourless chocolate cake) was exquisite!

Thank Marco C
Reviewed July 9, 2016

Vinny's is pretty amazing... The atmosphere is old school Italian, the wait staff is friendly and attentive and the food was great! Speaking of the food, the GARLIC BREAD!! It is sooo good! It is like melt in your mouth, buttery, garlicky, cheesy goodness :)...More

Thank samack3
Reviewed July 8, 2016

We were amazed that an Italian restaurant had Gluten free options! They got us right in on a busy Saturday night and the choices for gluten free were many! My husband was thrilled!

Thank Nowaksj
Reviewed July 8, 2016

I will say, I expected a decent to average Italian meal in a cute tourist town. My family turned because I let-out an audible groan after my first bite. It was that good! Everyone at the table loved their entrée. The waitress was great and...More

Thank luv4shoes
Reviewed July 8, 2016

Excellent service. The four of us that ate there give Meagan B. A 10 plus. A very good experience. Loved the outdoor eating, very quaint atmosphere.

Thank spencer333
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May 23, 2017|
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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 |
Yes we are.
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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
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Business meetings, Scenic view, Large groups, Romantic
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 South Main Street, Galena, IL 61036
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-777-8100
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