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Goldmoor Dining

9001 N Sand Hill Rd, Galena, IL 61036-9341
+1 815-777-3925
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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9001 N Sand Hill Rd, Galena, IL 61036-9341
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Old Europe type inn - very handsome property. The restaurant had a wonderful view of the sun setting behind the bluffs across the Mississippi River without the blinding light that accompanies some sunsets. The proprietor tipped us off about the best place for viewing the...More

1  Thank stachnikw
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear stachnikw, thank you for sharing your dining experience.We are always in awe about the beauty of the property, the sunsets and the views and we are eager to share with our guests.We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent food with great views. Staff was very accomodating and helpful. Perfect setting for a nice dinner as a couple or with friends.

1  Thank Andrew D
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Andrew, thank you for commenting on your dining experience at the Goldmoor. We strive to make each one memorable. Please come visit again.

Reviewed 18 May 2017

Small intimate dining room overlooking the Mississippi River with stunning sunsets. My wife had salmon cooked to perfection and I had the special of the night...duck breast with a morel mushroom sauce. Worth the short drive from downtown Galena.

1  Thank David B
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear David, thank you for your nice comments on your dining experience. Please come visit us again for another delicious meal.

Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

As guest of hotel we had breakfast and it was custom made to order and delivery was quick to room. Quality and quantity of food really outstanding.

Thank tjomf
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear tjomf, thank you for your complimentary comments. My husband is the breakfast chef and takes great pride in making sure everything is spot on.

Reviewed 10 May 2017

The chef always prepares the perfect meal. Flavorful. Delicious. I never once reached for the salt. Excellent.

Thank Rnbm2004
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Rnbm2004, thank you for your nice comment regarding chefs abilities We are happy to have such a talented individual and hope that you will visit for another delicious meal.

Reviewed 1 May 2017

We made reservations for the chef's table and had a memorable experience and meal. Chef Steve was engaging and has many fascinating stories. The food was creative and delicious from the pea and lavender soup to the salmon and risotto. Be sure to leave room...More

Thank bookiegeek
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear bookiegeek, thank you for your feed back The Chefs table truly is a special place and we are delighted that both Steve and Kris contributed to the experience.

Reviewed 29 April 2017

had breakfast in our room and the food was fair but not what was expected but they do give you plenty.

Thank Kim A
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Kim thank you for your feed back. I am sorry that we did not hit the mark with our breakfast selection. Please note if there is something on the menu that you absolutely not enjoy we are flexible to change the item for you.

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent .... food was awesome....hospitality outstanding ... a true dining experience! Strongly encourage you to make the 4 mile short drive ... well worth it ... we promise!!!!

Thank Kristi G
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Kristi, many thanks for sharing your dining experience. Please visit again on your next outing.

Reviewed 27 April 2017

We had dinner in the restaurant on a Saturday evening without reservations. As with the rest of the service at the Goldmoor - it was impeccable - second only to the fabulous meals we had. Definite revisit in October 2017!

Thank Carla B
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Carla thank you for sharing your dining experience. We are looking forward to your return in October for an encore.

Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed in the B&B two nights. The first night we didn't want to drive into Galena so we stayed for dinner. It was awesome! Moist, tender and tasty chicken, flavorful pasta and an incredible salted caramel croissant bread pudding. We made reservations for the...More

Thank DivaDebi
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear DivaDebi, thank you very much for your nice comments on both your dining experience and your stay. We are delighted that we contributed to a pleasant stay and look forward to serving you again in the future.

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Ashley M
Is this hotel pet friendly?
27 August 2015|
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Response from goldmoor | Property representative |
Ashley, thanks for your inquiry, yes we have the beautiful Timberland log cabin where we allow one pet. Please let us know if we can be of further assistance.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 18 - US$ 28
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9001 N Sand Hill Rd, Galena, IL 61036-9341
    (Black Jack Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-777-3925
  • E-mail
Description
Unmatched Old World decor, a diverse wine cellar, and premier personal service are all complemented by our chef"s creative cuisine. Enjoy dining in one of our cozy booths or elegant tables with breathtaking views overlooking the Mississippi River.
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