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Durty Gurt's

235 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
+1 815-776-9990
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (395 reviews)
“fries” (75 reviews)
“gumbo” (16 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
235 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Hubby ordered the Tombstone burger n said it was amazing n I ordered the turkey n swiss burger. Both were oozing with cheese n soo good. Fries were cut strip of potato. Atmosphere is hilarious. Very loud n rowdy place!

Thank karenk00
Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I stopped in at Durty Gurt's for lunch, and although it was crowded, we were quickly seated and waited on within just a few minutes. It's easy to see why this place is popular! Our waitress was great, and the food was...More

Thank Marlaina L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We came to galena for our honeymoon I begged my wife to come here and let this be the first place we stopped it was pure heaven

Thank bigcountry1991
Reviewed 5 days ago

The six of us stopped for lunch. Over all it is a clean, cleverly decorated, and busy. We ordered, nachos, cheese fries, burgers, Grilled chicken, sweet potato fries, and shrimp. Food was good. Nothing special but not road kill either. One of us asked for...More

Thank Tara-and-Patrick
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great place, great burgers! Our waitress was amazing and the service was fast! Their homemade mayo was so tasty and the sweet potato fries were crispy! We'll definitely be back!!

Thank TwinMomErin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food with huge portions, nice kids menu, fast and friendly service adds up to a pleasant lunch experience for both adults and kids.

Thank boot1973
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate at Durty Gurt's per a recommendation about their burgers and we were not disappointed. Our waitress was exceptional and cannot tell you the last time we had such a helpful waitress! This was a really homemade burger and good toppings, many choices of...More

Thank Mamaw58
Reviewed 1 week ago

Monday, July 11, lunch reservation. The restaurant was not packed. We were directed to the back where no one was seated. The manager had set aside two tables of 8 each, we were 17. We asked if the kids could sit on one table and...More

Thank SDSbg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Close quarters in this family style restaurant. We had choice of many family favorites to eat. Average food and service.

Thank Ann P
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

I'm confused as to close quarters..?? We seat 120 people and the restaurant is very large. We're a "Burger Joynt" and we offer a variety of different options. I think you have us confused with a different place. Thanks

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am giving only 4 stars because we had hamburgers with fries and the fries were not very hot. Told the waitress and she wanted to take the whole dish back with the hamburger, I suggested to just bring a plate of fries she said...More

Thank Prs590
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 235 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-776-9990
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