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Green Street Tavern

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American, Bar, Pub
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230 S Main St, DeSoto House Hotel, Galena, IL 61036-2227
+1 815-777-0090
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Rolling Meadows, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Alexa and Ryan welcomed my friend and I along service animals. We both ordered the Cheese Steak Sandwich. My friend has an issue with meat not cooked throughly well done. Ryan went back to make sure the roast beef wasn't cooked medium or less. He was very attentive throughout our meal. Ryan even brought a bowl of water for our... More 

Thank Patr73Cln
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to this place and the staff was rude and disrespectful, not sure if it was because I am Mexican and the whit waitress didn't feel loved like serving a Mexican but I will never go back. I usually do not leave reviews on any site but the waitresses disrespectful words of "your people" was intolerable. It's unbelievable this... More 

Thank Cristina E
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I tried this restaurant for lunch and we will def be returning. It has that old world charm with the real wood floor, an old fashioned wood bar on the left as you walk in. The hotel is part of the restaurant. I would love to stay at the hotel sometime. We sat outside on the balcony... More 

Thank patricia m
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4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for dinner our first night in town. I had ordered the Mini Martini Flights which were 3 mini martinis chosen from their list. It was served in 3 mini martini glasses on a silver tray. They were very good and the presentation was awesome. Hubby ordered the house burger and haystack fries and my daughter and I... More 

Thank Joy A B
Galena, Illinois
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Green Street Tavern is a casual friendly eating establishment that offers delicious sandwiches, tempting appetizers and drinks of all kinds. The staff is always friendly and willing to wait on you whenever needed. They also can be very friendly when it comes to offering advice on what to do and see in Galena and the area. The seating in... More 

Thank adman67
Tucson, Arizona
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Inside the historic Desoto Hotel, this was a great option for a reasonable late lunch. I had the pulled pork sandwich on a pretzel bun. S had the cod fry. Both were very good and resonably priced. Lots of photos on the walls of Galena turn of the century.

Thank Marshall H
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132 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in from some appetizers and wine. Had the Pulled Pork Nachos awesome and large portion actually lasted us 2 days. Also very good cheese curds

Thank chifinn
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love the Desoto House!! The atmosphere and drinks are great here!!! Cheese curds are yum!!! The location and outdoor seating are perfect!!!

Thank MJStefko2012
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was tasty and service was good. We sat in the window table for two people and we could people watch as we ate out lunch.

Thank roxie1960
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73 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great sandwiches! While the restaurant does have a kids menu, our 6yo was not in the mood for anything but a simple ham sandwich which the staff made for her at our request.

Thank Melissa H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 230 S Main St, DeSoto House Hotel, Galena, IL 61036-2227
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-777-0090
  • This restaurant is at DeSoto House Hotel

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?