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Gobbies Sports Pub and Eatery

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
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219 North Main Street, Galena, IL 61036
+1 815-777-0243
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Rochelle, Illinois
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The food here is typical bar style food. It's good but not over the top. The best part is scoring a table outside.

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Thank deanabingham
Weldon
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157 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Only had appetizers and beer but it was good and the atmosphere was fun! The service was very good..

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Thank Laurie O
Iowa City, Iowa
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have been to Gobbies several times and always enjoy it. The wait staff is always attentive and the food is very good. It also always has great nightlife.

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Thank bschweig
Peoria, Illinois
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115 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My friends and I were up in Galena last weekend for some skiing at Chestnut Mt. Resort. After checking in at the DeSoto House Hotel, we found Gobbie's Grill which offered a variety of meals on the menu. I was in the mood for Beef Nacho Supreme while the rest of the group opted to split a large Hawaiian deep... More 

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Thank Fai M
Bloomington, Illinois
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Even though it's not Chicago their stuffed deep dish pizza was so close to the original! Also all entrees came with a house salad and their famous beer dough nuggets, both so tasty! Also a great atmosphere and friendly servers and bartender.

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Thank KTB22
Bettendorf, Iowa
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

Excellent service, delicious food and lots of it for a decent price. The gangster movie artwork is pretty cool. We will be back!

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Thank Rosegurl77
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84 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

We were a bit surprised by the cost of pizza but when it arrived we realized we had a lot of food. The thin crust is delicious. There are many speciality pizzas available or create your own with many topping options. The bread bites are delicious. Even the salad is amazing.

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Thank Melissa H
Middleton, Wisconsin
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

We stopped over the New Year holiday to catch a Sunday nigh football game and we picked the right place. Plenty of action and TV's to eat a pizza and enjoy the game. Pizza was good.

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Thank lnznd6
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017

We had appetizers this visit, however previously in March experienced the best pizza!!!! Make sure you have time to wait because this special pizza has a 45 minute cook time. It is a deep dish pizza served with family style salad and bread. Plan to take a good portion of this home with you unless you brought a large appetite.

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Thank Deanna P
Peoria, Illinois, United States
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216 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

Visiting good friends in Galena. My friend suggested Gobby's for pizza and called the order in. We ordered a sausage, onion, and mushroom thin crust. What a treat. I understand Gobby's is known for Chicago thick style pizza but the thin crust hit the spot. Some observations, the sausage was quality with good spicing. Also, the tomato sauce used on... More 

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Thank Reyna Y

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 219 North Main Street, Galena, IL 61036
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-777-0243
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