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Victory Cafe

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200 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2244
+1 815-777-4407
06:00 - 14:00
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Chicago, IL
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48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great local restaurant where the locals sit right up front and the visitors grab tables or booths. Easy menu and hearty food. Nice service. Great prices.

Thank audChicago_IL
Peoria, Illinois, United States
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237 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked in and you could just tell the waitress was not pleased. We ordered our meal and others walked in, ordered, and were served. We waited. Eventually the waitress said it was coming. The food was good but the ranch dressing was watered down. Our waitress was pretty non existent until it was time for the bill. I also... More 

Thank Reyna Y
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Reasonable prices. Italian beef sandwich, potato & sausage soup and Tex/Mex omelette were very good. Service was very good. The locals come here.

Thank Daddymachine
Chicago, Illinois
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

We were four eager canvassers on our way to knock on doors in Iowa, so stopping in galena for a good breakfast was key. Victory was packed, but we managed to sit within 15 minutes. Love love love Main Street Galena, and victory is a great place to start the day. ...oh and our candidate sadly lost, but we will... More 

Thank Liz L
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Had lunch at Victory Cafe this past weekend. Always great food and service.My wife and I actually had our wedding reception here in November of 2016. We were amazed at their ability to change the dacor from a wonderful dinner in the day into an elegant venue for our family and friends at night. Highly recommend.

Thank siriustraveler2016
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We enjoyed a delicious breakfast and were treated with exceptional customer service by our waitress. We would recommend and eat there again!

Thank Jen T
Owatonna, Minnesota
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444 reviews
268 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

The history of this building goes back a longs ways. It is on the menu to read. I had the Reuben sandwich, that came on a soggy lower toast. Hard to eat as it fell apart with the mush. Some of the corned beef was tough. Plenty of food for the price.

Thank Carl W
De Soto, Wisconsin
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Simple and clean. Big menu for breakfast and lunch. Some really fantastic breakfast items. Always full of people.

Thank Gary m
Rochelle, Illinois
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 February 2017

The service here is always quick from the wait staff to the kitchen you won't have to wait long to get your food. I've only eaten breakfast here and it's always been good.

Thank deanabingham
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I ordered a BLT Chicken wrap that had about 1 oz of chicken in it and most of that was fried breading. My friend ordered the large hot dog and said it tasted like it was from a gas station. Both of us are not picky eaters but were very dissatisfied with this cafe.

Thank Lisa B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10
American, Cafe, Diner, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2244
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-777-4407
Victory Cafe is located in the heart of Main Street serving up great food in a casual, family-friendly atmosphere. Enjoy our breakfast specialties all day long including fresh baked cinnamon rolls, pancakes, waffles, omelets, and our premium coffee. Don't miss daily lunch specials offering the best from our extensive menu of soups, salads, sandwiches, burgers, and hot plates. Come and enjoy a delicious bacon-infused bloody mary or mimosa with your meal Bring the family and bring your appetite to Galena's favorite restaurant - Victory Cafe!

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