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Fried Green Tomatoes

213 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
+1 815-777-3938
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Steakhouse, Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
213 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a wonderful meal with friends this evening. Very busy but still had excellent service. Chicken picatta was tender and delicious. They even gave us umbrellas to use to get to our car which we dropped off afterwords. Jasmine was our server and she was...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 3 days ago

I must admit, I was leery of this place. I thought it would be mediocre steaks and red-sauce pasta. I was pleasantly proved wrong. We were sat in the window on the first floor. Our server was professional, personable and really helped make our visit...More

Thank Diane C
Reviewed 4 days ago

This restaurant has a good selection of Italian food and steak. The portions are generous so make sure you are hungry when you go. Make sure you try the fried green tomatoes!!

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 4 days ago

On recent vacation to Galena, we totally enjoyed the terrific food plus extensive wine list, great atmosphere, and friendly, professional service at FGT. Kade and Ashley entertained us at the bar and their service was courteous, friendly, and professional. The owner stood by and was...More

Thank rosencatherine
Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I had dinner at Fried Green Tomatoes and had an absolutely fabulous experience. Our waitress, Mia, was very friendly and accommodating. She allowed us to take our time, not rushing us. I had the scallops and my husband had the meatloaf, both...More

Thank Alex B
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a lovely restaurant right on Main Street Galena. Food and service were exceptional. I recommend the scallops on the pea and bacon risotto - delicious!

Thank S8897CEpatrickk
Reviewed 4 days ago

I dined at your restaurant Friday night with my wife and another couple. The wife enjoyed the 1/2 price house wine from an advertisement I saw in the paper last week : ) My friend and I both had the Porterhouse and it was amazing....More

Thank scottsind
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Good to see that Fries Green Tomatoes is busy and continue to offer a great experience. A nice wine list that offers good variety. The name sake appetizer is very good and has a lovely marinara sauce. The steak was done just as requested- the...More

Thank LLenke
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you dine in Galena, you must go to FGT! It is something we look forward to every year and the 1st reservation we make. The full bar, great service, diverse menu, exceptional food quality, I could go on. Do not hesitate, go now. AND...More

Thank JCgolf9
Reviewed 1 week ago

On Saturday, June 9, 2018, Fred Bonnet and his Fried Green Tomatoes staff served up a fantastic "Lobster Boil" for members of the Galena Territory and their guests. The food: appetizers, lobster, potatoes, mussels, desserts "were to die for" and the fabulously friendly and efficient...More

Thank Jane Y
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May 19, 2017|
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Response from FriedGreen | Property representative |
Dress is casual. Hope this helps.
March 22, 2017|
Response from Bridesm0m | Reviewed this property |
We had it and it was full of bones
Michelle H
September 27, 2016|
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Response from Milan B | Reviewed this property |
We've lived here for the last 13 yrs of the 51 we've been married, and even though we met at Chestnut Mountain and consider that the inception point of our love, we've come to Fried Green for our anniversary 10 of those... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$35
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 213 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-777-3938
  • E-mail
Fried Green Tomatoes proudly serves wonderful steaks and boasts a Wine Spectator Award winning wine menu. Outstanding service and an inviting atmosphere make Fried Green a must stop while in downtown historic Galena, Illinois. Fried Green Tomatoes is the place for steak, fresh scallops, and homemade lasagna. Reservations accepted. PLEASE NOTE: We are a multi-level dining facility in a historic downtown building. For the dining enjoyment for all of our guests, we do not provide highchairs or booster seats. Corkage fee $15.00 per regular sized bottle.
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