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Fritz and Frites


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

Food and ambience

French, German, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options
Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings

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All sandwiches are served with chips
Corned Beef
On rye and served with homemade sauerkraut
On a croissant
Roast Beef
On a toasted garlic kaiser roll
Ham and Gruyere
On a pretzel roll
Grilled Salmon
On toasted garlic kaiser roll
Salmon, Avocado, Grapefruit Salad
Served over spinach with a ligonberry vinaigrette
Quiche du Jour
Served with our house salad
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
French, German, European, Central European
Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Recommended by our B&B and glad we went. Service was good, ambience nice and intimate, and the food was great. The soups were the best in Galena. I had the split pea with sausage and my spouse had the French onion. Recommend both. The wiener...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank rvaccarello
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

At a recommendation of our inn keeper we visited F & F. The menu looked like a good German restaurant. Wow. Turns out it was great. We had good service and outstanding food. I had the Wienerschnitzel and she had the chicken schnitzel both were...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 180jeffreyk
Reviewed 5 days ago

We've eaten in restaurants all over Europe. This was, by far, the best cassoulet we've ever had. Do not be misled: despite its name, Fritz and Frites is a fine dining experience with a mix of German and French dishes. We chose the baked brie...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank DebraB1935
Reviewed 1 week ago

My group of seven friends and myself were in Galena from Minnesota, Michigan and Florida for a gals' reunion - all of us knowing each other since elementary or junior high. We ate in five different downtown establishments. All were good but Fritz and Frites...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Wander427815
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

(NOTE - review based on a single experience) We checked this restaurant out and also asked some locals who recommended it. We were not disappointed - although the menu is short, it makes up in quality and preparation. The choices were nicely balanced between traditional...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Bill R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here on a Tuesday night. Two of us had the pork chop special which came with German potato salad and red cabbage. The chop was tender, and the accompaniments were delicious. My hubby ordered the sausage platter—knockwurst, bratwurst and one other. He loved...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Z4290EKcarolp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently had dinner hear to celebrate our 50th anniversary. The food, the service, everything was Wonderful! Susie, our waitress was delightful. Thank you for making our evening so memorable. We will be back.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank wmgc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great Alsatian (between French and German) cooked with care and served with professionalism. We often start with pâté or charcuterie and Fritz’ soups are worth sampling. My wife is a fan of schnitzels I often opt for a very authentic cassoulet which is two meals...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Mac K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I wanted something different than the burgers, CBD oil, and hot sauce offered in Galena so we were delighted to find Fritz and Frites. What could be more simple than starting a meal with a portion of onion soup? Alas, how disappointed...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank John S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I came here for dinner and were very happy with the choice. The evening we went one of the special appetizers was a pork belly served over sweet potatoes. My husband and I both firmly believe they need to make that an...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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June 2, 2019|
Response from Zumbido | Reviewed this property |
I was a patron at this restaurant, not the chef or owner, but the menu is quite limited, so I doubt they have gluten-free options. You may wish to contact them.
Kirk K
October 28, 2017|
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Response from Mac K | Reviewed this property |
Don't know but give them a call. It is a small place and if they do have, I'm sure it will be minimal. They won't be open again until Tuesday evening, 815.777.2004
February 15, 2017|
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Response from Peg M | Reviewed this property |
they take dinner reservations (recommended) not open for lunch
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