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Cannova's Pizzeria

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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247 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
+1 815-777-3735
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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East Dubuque, Illinois
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The bruschetta is delicious--and can be eaten as a meal in itself. The pizza is always great; crisp, thin crust and perfect toppings. It is a family favorite. The quaintness of the restaurant and pleasant staff make it worth the trip.

Thank 771nate
Peoria, Illinois
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We ordered a supreme/deluxe pizza to go and it was so good. The perfect thing after a full body massage.

Thank Marie_Myth
Coastal South Carolina, South Carolina
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best pizza in the area!! Love their pizzas, house salad dressing, freshly baked bread and pastas, especially the lasagna. They don't take reservations but we've never had to wait long at the bar. And we've always had exceptional service even on busy weekends. They do deliver or you can pick up your pizza if you prefer. They also have... More 

1 Thank dgusta
Industry, Illinois
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When we were deciding where to go on our anniversary, Cannova's Pizza was highly recommend. When we arrived at the restraunt we were told it would be an hour wait. We gladly waited over an hour and then returned up to the where the hostest was playing on her cell phone. Before addressing us, she gave a table to a... More 

1 Thank MHite11
Kenosha, Wisconsin
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

Husband and I stopped in to Cannova's after peering into the restaurant and noticing some delicious looking pizzas and food. And we were not disappointed. We had the special caprese salad which consisted of 6 large slices tomato and 6 large slices of fresh mozzarella on top of greens and drizzled with balsamic vinegar. Also enjoyed chatting with the bartender/manager... More 

Thank luckygal29
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

This is some of the best pizza we have ever had. Fun atmosphere and really wonderful staff. LOVED IT and we were not even in the mood for pizza! We stopped in because when we glanced in the window the pizza looked incredible. If you like pizza you must eat here!

Thank Danelle O
Earlham, Iowa
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

OK, I will admit I am a pizza snob! That said this was a quality thin crust pizza. Crust was crispy on the outside and had great chew in the middle. Toppings had a uniqueness that was refreshing and tasty. Great amount of choices for topping as well, definitely would recommend!!

Thank HawkeyeBalch
Stillwater, Minnesota
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74 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

We enjoy thin crust pizza, and they do that very well here. If you enjoy adult beverages, the drinks are excellent.

Thank Jim K
Plainfield, Illinois
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

This pizza is amazing!! The cracker thin crust is done to perfection. Their homemade salad dressing is so unique and delicious. This is one of our most favorite pizza places anywhere and we travel a ton!! Keep it up and I'll keep coming!

Thank klmsaver
1 review
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

Well, we tried to go eat here tonight. My sister said it was very small, so we called and asked if we could reserve a table. The answer was no, it is first come first served. So we head down to the resturant, finally find a place to park (those who have been in Galena will understand) and walk in.... More 

1 Thank Melanie B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 247 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-777-3735

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