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Vinny Vanucchi's

201 S Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2284
+1 815-777-8100
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“garlic bread” (221 reviews)
“pasta” (133 reviews)
“stuffed shells” (18 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
201 S Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2284
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Reviewed 7 November 2016

My husband and I ate here for our anniversary dinner. I was disappointed to tell him that I felt I would have had a better meal at Olive Garden. The atmosphere was good, but the food was not great. We won't be back!

Thank Kristin S
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I ate here with our 4 children. My husband had the stuffed shells and I ordered the seafood pasta. Both were excellent and good size portions. We enjoyed the beer and cocktails we ordered as well. The kids selection is expensive and...More

Thank ktjo19
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

The staff could not have been more friendly and fun. The ambience is authentic and appropriate. All eight diners enjoyed their choices and the house wine. Reasonable pricing for Italian comfort food.

Thank gonzas67
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent Lasagna! Celebrating our 17th anniversary. Beautiful atmosphere overlooking the Galena street. Definitely will come back! Chocolate dessert and salad yum!

Thank Kelly G
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere was so romantic and the staff very friendly and accommodating. The food was very good and they have an extensive gluten free menu.

Thank TJBergin
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

My teen daughter and I stopped in for appetizers and drinks on a girls' getaway weekend. She loved the atmosphere, and we both loved the appetizers and drinks.

Thank suzyq228
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

We went here for our Anniversary weekend. The atmosphere was great, it's in an old building on a hill with many different levels and lots of intimate seating. The staff was helpful and attentive. The food was great, we both loved our meal and the...More

Thank Amber P
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We had the place to ourselves on Halloween. For an Italian place, they did not serve olive oil with Parmesan cheese and bread like they use too and the bread was soaked butter. The pasta and marina sauce was good and served fairly quickly.

Thank Jenn K
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Atmosphere is very unique and cozy. Smaller rooms make it feel like you are in an Italian home. Garlic bread and salad before your meal are soooo very good! Bread is perfect. Not too crunchy... not too soft. Great garlic and Parmesan throughout. Asparagus soup...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

A definite must do while in Galena! Wonder staff, unique old Italian family atmosphere with casual inside or outside dining! The food was fantastic, great salads and the best garlic bread!!!

Thank Teresa C
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Questions & Answers
23 May 2017|
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Response from danjohnsongs | Reviewed this property |
I know they had some options.
Alice D
11 August 2016|
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Response from vinny201SouthMain | Property representative |
Yes. It is located on Bench Street.
Linda S A
2 April 2016|
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Response from vinny201SouthMain | Property representative |
Yes we are.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 S Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2284
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-777-8100
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