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Myrtle's Pies


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Certificate of Excellence2019 Winner


Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible

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Reviewed January 13, 2019

Enjoyed a slice of pie but they are closing their doors after this weekend. They have another location a couple hours south.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank BRIAN22Algonquin
Reviewed November 3, 2018

Sign said only open on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, so we lucked out late on a Sunday afternoon. Purchased 4 slices (all different). Delicious.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jim H
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

I wish I would have taken a picture of my piece of pie before I inhaled it!! I picked the lemon and lavender pie. Not for the faint hearted, the crust is sweet cookie pastry with lavender and the lemon is so creamy tart! Perfect...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank nursesrock43
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

We tried to visit Friday night but they were closed. We went Saturday afternoon and found an open table. We each got Caramel Apple Walnut pie warmed up with vanilla ice cream. I also got a hot apple cider. We both loved the pie. My...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Amy_WDM
Reviewed October 14, 2018

After our initial visit to Myrtle's, no visit to Galena will be complete without a return trip. Besides, there are so many varieties of pies to choose from, it would take many, many visits to try to them. Coffee was great and the french vanilla...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Don M
Reviewed September 23, 2018

As others have said this is the best pies I've ever had. Their key lime pie was excellent nice and tart with a flakey crust. Apple to die for. Only problem is being a resident of Galena I avoid downtown on the weekends and roam...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank SuziCalla
Reviewed September 22, 2018

This is a small shop with about 6-8 tables of varying size, not flashy or fancy in any way. There are approximately 12 types of pies to choose from on a daily basis. My friend and I both stated that it was the best piece...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Stacy B
Reviewed September 17, 2018

Had the banana cream the crust was excellent and the flavors were great. Would definitely go back again. Lots of choices on pies sp come prepared to try a different one each time.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Penny G
Reviewed August 21, 2018

How could we have missed Myrtle's Pies? How many times have my wife and I walked past Myrtle's Pies at 228 North Main Street in historic Galena, Illinois, without stopping for a slice? Or going home with two or three whole pies made from scratch?...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Hubby and I went there on a day trip after reading about it in local paper. Worth the trip! Hubby had coconut cream with awesome merangue. I had pecan. Best pie we ever ate. They only serve pie and cake and coffee. 36 kinds of...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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