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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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“burgers” (269 reviews)
“fries” (78 reviews)
“olive burger” (21 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 September 8, 2017 via mobile

This place had a "redneck" decor and served up Big portions of delicious food. I can eat as much as a growing teenager and couldn't finish my lunch, yum yum! Get the gumbo, oh yeah.

Thank Digitalzombi
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

We ate lunch here. The service was fast and friendly. Classic burger joint food and appetizers prepared very well.

Thank CherylDerek
Reviewed September 6, 2017

To be honest, there isn't anything special about the food or the atmosphere but for some reason..... when you are there..... it is AWESOME. The serving sizes are just right.... not too much that you are stuffed beyond stuffed and not too little that you...More

Thank Laurie Ann C
Reviewed September 5, 2017

Great menu selections, my wife really liked the adult shakes. The service was out standing, I will second the fact that we been coming here for years and never tried his place. I will not make that mistake again.

1  Thank Rich R
Reviewed September 4, 2017

Been coming to Galena for years and never tried Durty Gurt's. Really? Husband had a delicious hamburger and fries. They offer a variety of foods and an ice cream soda/ malt bar. Humorous signs and fun decor. Our waitress was so friendly. Will definitely stop...More

Thank briscoegarza
Reviewed September 4, 2017

Great menu. Alot of choices! If you leave this place hungry, it's your own fault! Burgers are exceptional and the staff was very friendly. Fun place

Thank QC M
Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

Visited this restaurant per a recommendation and now I'm recommending to ya'll. The 4 of us each had different burgers and all were great. We had the most amazing and friendly server ever. She was always happy and smiling. It does get a little busy....More

Thank MusicSarah11
Reviewed August 30, 2017

Durty Gurt's was recommended by a friend who had eaten here with a group of friends while they were visiting, and my mom and I thought we would try it. They have good, quick service and we really enjoyed our meal. Fun atmosphere.

Thank EPitrof
Reviewed August 29, 2017

Very accommodating staff of our group of 14 - and then 3 more showed up. We all loved our sandwiches, good beer and just overall fun place for lunch.

Thank MCWC
Reviewed August 28, 2017

We had lunch here on a Friday afternoon. Our burgers were great. My husband really enjoyed the sweet potato waffle fries, and my regular fries were very good. The service was great. Highly recommend this restaurant!

Thank DEW1907
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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
Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
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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