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Victory Cafe

200 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2244
+1 815-777-4407
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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200 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2244
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had lunch in this busy cafe. All staff were friendly and efficient. Chicken tortilla soup was delicious as was the buffalo chicken wrap. There are many restaurants to choose from for lunch in Galena, and during our many visits to Galena we've been to...More

Thank Anoel60
Reviewed 1 week ago

It impresses me when the owner of an establishment pitches in and helps with clearing tables and greeting customers...Bruce is that kind of owner. Our waitress came with coffee and water and then it got really busy and all of a sudden she realized that...More

Thank Marsha S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great family style cafe with super friendly staff. I had breakfast and enjoyed the huge pancake. Prices are modest.

Thank CleosKeeper
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Breakfast served all day, Great lunch specials, totally homemade soups are fantastic. Bruce's Beer Cheese soup is a favorite. Their Ruben sandwich is GIGANTIC! The also have the largest pancakes ever, "bigger than your plate" and in a variety of flavors.... Fast service, clean, fun...More

Thank _snapshot2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great local restaurant where the locals sit right up front and the visitors grab tables or booths. Easy menu and hearty food. Nice service. Great prices.

Thank audChicago_IL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked in and you could just tell the waitress was not pleased. We ordered our meal and others walked in, ordered, and were served. We waited. Eventually the waitress said it was coming. The food was good but the ranch dressing was watered down....More

Thank Reyna Y
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Reasonable prices. Italian beef sandwich, potato & sausage soup and Tex/Mex omelette were very good. Service was very good. The locals come here.

Thank Daddymachine
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

We were four eager canvassers on our way to knock on doors in Iowa, so stopping in galena for a good breakfast was key. Victory was packed, but we managed to sit within 15 minutes. Love love love Main Street Galena, and victory is a...More

Thank Liz L
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Had lunch at Victory Cafe this past weekend. Always great food and service.My wife and I actually had our wedding reception here in November of 2016. We were amazed at their ability to change the dacor from a wonderful dinner in the day into an...More

Thank siriustraveler2016
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We enjoyed a delicious breakfast and were treated with exceptional customer service by our waitress. We would recommend and eat there again!

Thank Jen T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 14:00
Monday
06:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 14:00
Thursday
06:00 - 14:00
Friday
06:00 - 14:00
Saturday
06:00 - 14:00
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
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Description
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!