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Vinny Vanucchi's

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201 South Main Street, Galena, IL 61036 (Washington)
+1 815-777-8100
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Antioch, Illinois
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

Decent prices and good food! Definitely will return. The stuffed cheese shells were great! (Can't remember the exact name)

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Morton, Il
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Delicious pasta, great service and loved the ambiance. Would definitely go here again. Would recommend either lunch or dinner here

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Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

The "wictionary" defines the phrase va va voom as a slang expression that something is lively, sexy, passionate, and/or exciting. This is exactly what our dining experience was at Vinny Vannucchi's on February 12th. I made the reservation on Open Table and requested a private table on the third floor near a window or the fireplace. We arrived for dinner... More 

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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71 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016

We stopped into Vinny's to rest our feet and enjoy a snack and beverage. The staff and atmosphere are very pleasant. Our appetizer was delicious (garlic bread) and hit the spot. Definitely give the place a try if in Galena.

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Clinton
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44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016

We had soup, salad and garlic bread. All were excellent. Love the garlic bread. Atmosphere is interesting.

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Such a pretty place! Old building restored beautifully, and serves great food. The bread that comes with dinner is so good, it's addicting.

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Montello
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

The restaurant has the look but average food. We are bread connoisseur's and theirs was terrible, salad was good, wife's meal was warm/cool temp ( Joey's Shells), mine was average....wish we would have tried something else.

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South Elgin, Illinois
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016

Loved it! Especially the bar upstairs. Bartender was nice, food was great.. Am I at the 100 words yet????

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Algonquin, Illinois
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116 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016

Galena is an anniversary destination some years and have loved this place for 15 if not 20 years now. It had been a few years since we were in town and found many of our favorite places gone but Vinny's was still there. Still cozy. Still great service. Still great food. Recommended for a special night out.

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Minooka, Illinois
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2016

Food and atmosphere was excellent. Reservations recommended. Many dishes to choose from. Chicken was very good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 29
Cuisine
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
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
View, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 South Main Street, Galena, IL 61036
    (Washington)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-777-8100

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