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Victory Cafe

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200 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2244
+1 815-777-4407
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Central Illinois
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23 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed February 6, 2016

We went there for breakfast with another couple. Had a variety of meals and all raved about theirs. My sausage was the best I have ever eaten. Waitress was friendly and more than efficient.

Thank 06wingrider
Minooka, Illinois
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed January 25, 2016

Food was excellent. I had the Eggs Benedict and also the Biscuits and gravy, both were fantastic. They have a specialty drink of a Bloody Mary, one of the best I've ever had, homemade mix. The cinnamon rolls are fresh and to die for.

Thank Cyndi V
Long Grove, Ia
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127 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed January 17, 2016

Just stopped for a cup of coffee & hot chocolate. Surprised, upon entering not only a café, but we're able to add a little zip to our cups of java. Friendly atmosphere, food looked great will have to stop for breakfast the next time.

Thank fish65
1 review
Reviewed January 16, 2016 via mobile

Our mission was Bloody Mary and Brunch. They exceeded expectations. The Bloody Mary was probably the best mix I ever had. Great toppings, lots of flavor, perfect! Food was good. Cherry on the top was our server SOL. Sol was awesome. Gave first class treatment and by the end of the service she was part of the crew. I would... More 

Thank Dan7202
Oak Forest, Illinois
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55 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed January 16, 2016

owner on site. the pancakes are great. the egg dishes everything you would want. i like the fact the local owners greet you at the door. very friendly place.

Thank drjoe20152015
Madison, Wisconsin
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

The food was great and, for me, it was enough to share or not depending on your appetite. My friends enjoyed the venue and the friendly staff. I'm definitely going here I again!

Thank Batmanrises21
Galena, Illinois
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401 reviews
326 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch when we had family in town. They serve a nice selection of sandwiched or you can get breakfast all day. We all chose breakfast. The food was good along with the service The prices were fair as well.

Thank Burns57777
1 review
Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

We generally visit Bruce and his crew weekly for breakfast/lunch. It's always good food, at reasonable prices, served by friendly folks in clever t-shirts! Try it - you'll like it - and the "Hobo Hash" is to die for!

Thank Debra H
1 review
Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

Leisurely breakfast diner feel with more of a local flare even though it's on the tourist strip. Both of us were very pleased with the food and the owner (our waitress lol) was very personable and friendly. We'll visit again!

Thank ArjunaRahman
Burlington, Iowa
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed December 30, 2015

This little diner is absoultuely wonderful! GREAT FOOD! It has the home style touch that we were looking for! Their Bloody Mary's were the best I have ever had! Definitely worth the visit!

Thank 60explorer

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Cafe, Diner, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2244
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-777-4407
Victory Cafe is located in the heart of Main Street serving up great food in a casual, family-friendly atmosphere. Enjoy our breakfast specialties all day long including fresh baked cinnamon rolls, pancakes, waffles, omelets, and our premium coffee. Don't miss daily lunch specials offering the best from our extensive menu of soups, salads, sandwiches, burgers, and hot plates. Come and enjoy a delicious bacon-infused bloody mary or mimosa with your meal Bring the family and bring your appetite to Galena's favorite restaurant - Victory Cafe!

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