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Green Street Tavern

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230 S Main St, DeSoto House Hotel, Galena, IL 61036-2227
+1 815-777-0090
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Deerfield, Illinois
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147 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have been to Galena before but had not eaten here. We stopped by for a snack as our three year old granddaughter was quite hungry. Our son had a delicious sandwich with particularly wonderful French fries. My wife and I shared a snack of fried cheese curds and a cheese, fruit, and sausage plate. It was delightful. Great décor,... More 

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Thank RJK_Chicago
rio, il
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our party of 6 were all delighted with our meals. Delicious salads & sandwiches. Service great too! Galena is such a fun town, this is centrally located so perfect for lunch, dinner or just cocktails.

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Thank amyofromrio
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of 8 of us (4 adults, 4 kids) came in at right around noon on a Thursday. There were only a couple other people there, which was surprising. The staff was friendly, but it was probably 15 minutes before we had drinks, and right around an hour before we received our food. This is a LONG time when... More 

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Thank Impala69
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The garlic fries were great, bbq sauce was tangy and sweet, and the beer was cold. Would highly recommend the cheese steak, it came on a pretzel bun.

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Thank Cheyenne B
Peoria, Illinois
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49 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in after glancing at the menu outside. We didn't realize that they also have a nicer restaurant downstairs so we didn't realize that the menu we were looking at was actually for the restaurant downstairs. But our waitress said we could order from that menu but they just might not be able to do some of the side... More 

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Thank Sara P
Rochelle, Illinois
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The patio sits above the kitchen exhaust so sitting outside can be unpleasant. The people watching is great....the food is so average here. My husband loves the sweet potato fries....I usually only get a salad....it's nothing to write home about. I sit and day dream about eating across the street at Embe's while he enjoys his sweet potato fries.

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Thank deanabingham
Weldon
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157 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Came in for drinks and an appetizer before the Ghost Tour. There was a loud, obnoxious group when we arrived. The staff did what they could to quiet the group. Once they left, the atmosphere was pleasant. Recommend as a good place for a drink.

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Thank Laurie O
Park Ridge, Illinois
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46 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Staying at the Desoto Hotel we arrived somewhat late and just decided to eat here. We had a choice and decided to stop in here for dinner. We were presently surprised as the food was very good! The Mac and Cheese was to die for. The Pulled Pork Quesadilla was just as phenomenal. Then we each had a burger, I... More 

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Thank Robert H
Rantoul, Illinois
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

The Green Street Tavern is located just off the Desoto House lobby and offers a wide variety of lunch and dinner specials. The prices are not bad and the food is very filling and tasty. The tavern offers a good selection of drink options and do make an effort to try making drinks not on the menu. Worth a stop... More 

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Lake Bluff, Illinois
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

The food was good and people great. It's a beautiful town! The pork quesadilla and the burgers were very tasty!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 230 S Main St, DeSoto House Hotel, Galena, IL 61036-2227
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-777-0090
  • This restaurant is at DeSoto House Hotel

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