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Perry Street Brasserie

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124 N Commerce St, Galena, IL 61036-2210 (Perry Street)
815 777 3773
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Morton, Illinois
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8 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent Service but pricey. Food was good but the chef's spice mx was over peppery making some food too spicy for me to eat. Would try the restaurant again.

Thank Smather2013
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1,306 reviews
688 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 465 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had heard good things about this restaurant located a block off of the main street and were looking foreword to a special dinner. We had a reservation so our table was ready. Service was pleasant and friendly. Atmosphere could be called romantic if the food was better. Thought the menu looked good, but when the food arrived it was... More 

Thank CDM49
Oakland, Nebraska
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The pizza was outstanding and the atmosphere on their terrace was perfect for a late evening conversation with family.

Thank Rose J
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31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic find! With a table of 9 in a quaint and intimate space, I wasn't sure how it would turn out... The atmosphere was welcoming, the staff friendly and accommodating, and the food was wonderful! We truly enjoyed the mussels, tuna and crab cake appetizers by all. Personally, I ordered the filet with demi-glaze, and an extra thick... More 

Thank Steven T
Madison, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was divine, the service superb, and the chef.??..!! Here's the story: We arrived for our 6:00 p.m. reservation about 10 mins. early and were seated immediately. There was only one other couple in the restaurant, but it was a Tuesday in mid-Sept. so I would not expect it to be crowded. It was my birthday and we had... More 

2 Thank iamasuiseki
Huntley, United States
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The menu was very interesting and the specials were fantastic. Dont miss the desserts!! Unfortunately the chef is retiring in december. Make sure you get there before its over. The chef was lovely and visited with us. It was all I had hoped for

Thank Rita B
Urbana, IL
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

My husband and I enjoyed one of the best dinners we've ever had in our lives at Perry Street Brasserie last week. We had included the fact that we're vegetarians when we made our on-line reservation, and Chef Stephen came out and told us of a special entree he would make for us. We thoroughly enjoyed excellently prepared fresh food... More 

Thank Ushasmom
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016

I'd thought dinner couldn't be better after eating across the street from there the night before. I was wrong. This was THE best food I've eaten in a long time. First, I was going to order off the regular menu, but the waiter told us (my wife and I) about the specials. I ended up with ostrich filet,and duck sausage.... More 

Thank Robert M
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103 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

Perry St Brasserie will be changing hands after Dec 31, do not miss this experience if you love inspired chef creations, fresh food prepared divinely, plated beautifully and served perfectly. We cannot say enough great things about this restaurant and Chef Steve. We made our reservation for the second night before we left the restaurant the first night. The mushroom... More 

1 Thank Luv2Go6
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

Galena has long been a favorite long weekend spot and the Perry Street Brasserie was always a required stop. The only restaurant anywhere we've eaten at two days in a row. The food was always eclectic, and always excellent.

2 Thank In50by50

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $30
International, European
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 N Commerce St, Galena, IL 61036-2210
    (Perry Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: 815 777 3773

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