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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” (132 reviews)
“stuffed shells” (18 reviews)
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201 S Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2284
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Reviewed yesterday

Very enjoyable atmosphere, great food and unique set-up. Right in the heart of downtown Galena. Highly recommended!

Thank marklW9878VE
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoy this restaurant every time we're in Galena. First of all, the atmosphere is great. Located on multiple levels above Main St, they serve up very tasty meals with great service. Located right across the street from the museum.

Thank Daniel R K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first time at Vinny's and honestly if I lived closer I would be there every week!! The lasagna was fantastic!! (I wish they sold their marinara sauce) The Italian decor was great, and the waiter was friendly & helpful! Will definitely stop...More

Thank chocolatelvr19
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not worth the hype. First off.. for Italian dining, I expect to see a caprese salad on the menu. This would indicate fresh ingredients. I really suspect most of their food is frozen and there isn’t much Italian in town, giving Vinny’s an edge. Coming...More

Thank Jen M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food, very interesting décor,, friendly staff, reasonable rates . Great choice of items for snacks or full meals.

Thank schmidb2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was delicious, we went there twice during our 2 day stay. Service was friendly and helpful. Our waitress helped us with getting around there and recommendations. We will be back

Thank irish2290
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Wonderful atmosphere. Dinner was fantastic. Garlic bread the best! We had a group of 8 and the staff was very friendly and helpful!

Thank Marcia W
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

About all i can say is it was ok. Not out first time here so we know it could be better. The ladies at the table next to us said they wont be back and I can say it will be a while before we...More

Thank Tammy S
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Most authentic Italian Restaurant in Galena, someday I will break down and try some where else, but you know the aroma won't let you down! The ambience alone is enough to sell you . . . The aroma keeps bringing you back for more! LOVE...More

Thank Debbie P
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited Dubuque in Oct of 2017, when he asked me to marry him. My parents recommended Vinny's for their italian food. We wanted to have a romantic dinner together in a good quiet atmosphere. The service was great, the area we...More

Thank Erica K
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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

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  • 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
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, View, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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