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Log Cabin Restaurant

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201 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
+1 815-777-0393
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16:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 16:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 21:30
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Rockford, Illinois
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We've never had a bad meal here and return every time we're in Galena! The steaks are delicious, the atmosphere/ambience just right and the wait staff is excellent! The menu is large so if you're not in the mood for a good steak, there are seafood, chicken and pasta dinners. We highly recommend Log Cabin!

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Thank Pat T
Hutchinson, Minnesota
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33 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The food was good but the lighting is very poor, hard to see ur food, no windows. I felt ignored by our server, she knew the people at the next table so she spent time w/them rather than checking on us after we started eating our food. We won't be back to this restaurant.

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Thank Diane R
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464 reviews
257 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 223 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I had prime rib. Superb!!!!!!!!Great old fashioned atmosphere. Very helpful and pleasant waiter. Delicious relish tray...a rarity from the past!

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Thank AaronFWA
Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
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40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We dined here tonight to wrap up our trip in Galena. This restaurant was recommended by a co-worker and we were really looking forward to our dinner. The atmosphere was cozy but a little dark. We ordered the prime rib, medium rare and our meat wasn't any where close to being correctly cooked. It was slightly tough and salty. One... More 

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Thank DKU53051
Chicago, Illinois
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food. Old school ambience. Steak cooked perfect and the service was very good. Definitely would go again.

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Thank cpdpipemajor
Cottonwood
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the filet mignon with fried shrimp and baked potato. The steak was cooked correctly and was tender, but there was no seasoning on it so it was boring. The shrimp were excellent. The potato was your normal baked potato, but the sour cream was not sour cream. It was some kind of fake knock off. That ruined the... More 

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Thank Florence M
Varna, Illinois
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived with no reservation but only had a 15 minute wait. Very friendly staff and excellent food. Our waiter (Chad) was helpful in making the right choices and was very polite and friendly. Would definately go back! Prices are reasonable.

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Thank nanr700
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the sign to begin with. The rest got even better. Great food, great ambiance, great service and a see and be seen place

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Thank Heidi S
Chicago, Illinois
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was recommended by our Innkeeper. In fact, he was at the table next to us when we arrived later that evening. Ask for the Greek seasoning on your steak. You can also ask for your preferred cut to be served boneless as well. The Greek potatoes are thin cut and were delicious. Also had a salad with homemade... More 

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1 Thank Mamakoz23
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were reluctant to try a steak house in Galena, but I think this place had the best steak I have ever eaten.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse, Greek, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Monday
16:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 21:00
Thursday
16:00 - 21:00
Friday
16:00 - 21:30
Saturday
16:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-777-0393

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