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Durty Gurt's

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235 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
+1 815-776-9990
11:00 - 20:00
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Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Chicago, Illinois
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not bad, not great. Good lunch fair - my blue cheese burger (probably 4 stars) was much better than my husband's pork tenderloin sandwich (3 stars). Also don't bother with thin cross-cut sweet potato fries -stick with regular old fires.

Thank Ourboys3
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49 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Had a a lot of different types of burgers with different toppings and buns. It was just okay. I had the sante fe veggie patty. It would've been real good if the veggie patty was not some frozen morning star patty or whatever brand it was. I don't know why restaurants don't offer a black bean Pattie or make their... More 

Thank Sherri J
Management response:

Thank you for your review. I will explain why we dont make their own veggie patties....we go through 600 lbs of fresh ground beef a week that's 1200 burger patties ( we go through more during our busy season but you were here in April so I'm giving accurate information based on your review) per week. We order 1 case... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Good burgers and other foods. I liked the Gumbo. Great service and excellent with special dietary needs orders.

Thank cpdpipemajor
Peru, Illinois
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299 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

I came here with my girlfriend during our weekend to Galena. A nice burger place right on main street. We had ordered the cheese curds and I had the Memphis Patty melt which was really excellent. Both of us were more than satisfied. I shared a milkshake with my girlfriend and it was really delicious!! The humorous decor really describes... More 

Thank John W
Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This is our regular go-to for a quick and good meal in Galena - and they serve Potosi beer from time to time. Good reuben sandwiches. Always nice to visit.

Thank cgorack1
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The atmosphere is funky and fun. the grandkids love to go there and the food is wonderful. We have eaten there many times over the years.

Thank Ginger K
Galena, Illinois
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3 reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great variety and great service. Burgers are always great. Have also had their fish and it is also very good.

Thank didi64241
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

We had lunch there a couple days ago. The burgers where great. I had a turkey burger and my husband had a Swiss mushroom burger. They were Delish. Waitress was great too. Highly recommend this place. We will be back!

Thank Karen M
New Delhi, India
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132 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We visited for lunch and were not impressed. Had the olive burger and shrimp o poy. Both tasted bland to our liking which could probably be coz we like spicier food. But service was good and my raspberry tea was fantastic. Great atmosphere too.

Thank meghali_mazumdar
Wisconsin Rapids
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 April 2017

My husband wanted ribs and this place had them. There is an interesting diner themed decor going on with many funny signs. They offer burgers and shakes and surprisingly ribs and shrimp and other non-diner type items. The waitress was very nice and attentive. My husband had the ribs which were excellent and I had shrimp scampi which was also... More 

Thank Candace B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 235 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-776-9990

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