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Fried Green Tomatoes

213 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
+1 815-777-3938
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (138 reviews)
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Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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213 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
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Reviewed yesterday

Great menu, service was impeccable food was every bit as good. Be sure to give it a try. Excellent!!

Thank aaaal5
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

loved this restaurant. The food was fabulous.....we both got filet mignon and OMG! So delicious. Atmosphere was great, as was the service. The perfect exclamation point on our Galena getaway!! We highly recommend this place to anyone!!

Thank boushley9
Reviewed yesterday

The place is really nice. I liked the look of it. It is very busy and was highly recommended to my husband and I. The sever was great. The salad was good that came with our meal. They have a bread that I didn't like....More

Thank Annie T
Reviewed 2 days ago

Service was outstanding and the food delicious in this quaint multi floor restaurant in the heart of downtown Galena. Parking available behind the store. The fried green tomatoes and pork osso bucco were tasty and delivered with a smile.

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 2 days ago

We actually ate here several times when we came for a long weekend. We were amazed with the friendliness of the servers and the excellent food they served. We also had cocktails and an appetizer for an afternoon snack.

Thank Cheryl L
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great food options and a fun lively restaurant feel! The bar area is super cool and the staff were all very helpful and friendly. Would recommend this spot to anyone in Galena - make a reservation or go early to hang in the bar to...More

Thank Emily W
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is an amazing restaurant! The food was excellent, the staff were very friendly and knowledgeable. A great atmosphere and a ton of history! I absolutely loved this restaurant and would highly recommend it to everyone! We tried the fried green tomatoes, and they were...More

Thank Rhondaclp
Reviewed 3 days ago

We ate here at the recommendation of our guest house in Galena and chose to eat here on the Wednesday night due to Wino Wednesday ($3 glasses of house wine). We were very glad we had booked a table as the restaurant was very busy....More

Thank marie_derry
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My friend and I visited fried green tomatoes on a Saturday night can with reservations and the place was really full. We were seated immediately and had excellent service. The atmosphere is upscale feeling and very fun. Our food from the fried green tomato appetizer...More

Thank Konda N
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stopped in here really late Friday night, & I am SO happy we did! Honestly some of the best food I've ever had. Great atmosphere & fantastic food!

Thank Renee V
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Questions & Answers
20 May 2017|
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Response from FriedGreen | Property representative |
Dress is casual. Hope this helps.
22 March 2017|
Response from Bridesm0m | Reviewed this property |
We had it and it was full of bones
Michelle H
28 September 2016|
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Response from Teresa M | Reviewed this property |
We ate there for our anniversary and it was quite nice. I would let them know it is a special night so you can have a table in a private area.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 16 - US$ 35
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
16:30 - 20:30
16:30 - 20:30
16:30 - 20:30
16:30 - 20:30
16:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 213 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-777-3938
  • E-mail
Fried Green Tomatoes proudly serves wonderful steaks and boasts a Wine Spectator Award winning wine menu. Outstanding service and an inviting atmosphere make Fried Green a must stop while in downtown historic Galena, Illinois. Fried Green Tomatoes is the place for steak, fresh scallops, and homemade lasagna. Reservations accepted. PLEASE NOTE: We are a multi-level dining facility in a historic downtown building. For the dining enjoyment for all of our guests, we do not provide highchairs or booster seats. Corkage fee $15.00 per regular sized bottle. We are a multi-level dining facility, please e-mail us at to request first floor dining.
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