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Gallagher's Restaurant

114 W Mill St, Waterloo, IL 62298-1205
+1 618-939-9933
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“mashed potatoes” (25 reviews)
“biscuits” (18 reviews)
“chicken” (42 reviews)
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114 W Mill St, Waterloo, IL 62298-1205
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Service was good and amazing. My garlic burger was the best burger I’ve eaten in a long time. I will be back to try the fried chicken after reading the great reviews .

Thank Beccasnead1983
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like fried chicken, don't miss the opportunity to dine at Gallagher's on Sunday for the All-You-Can-Eat fried chicken special. The food is excellent!! It is very crowded on Sunday so get their early. They also have some great steak and burger specials during...More

Thank Kalb1954
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had heard of this place from Friends Decided to eat there today was surprised that on Sundays all they serve was Fried Chicken. We were pleasantly surprised when it was the best fried chicken we have ever eaten. It was served family style with...More

Thank maxe620
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fried chicken had a crisp skin, but very juicy chicken. The mashed potatoes, corn casserole and green beans were also very yummy!

Thank Live2Clog
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food , have ate several items on there menu. Very friendly, and personable.Great bar. Nicely decorated.

Thank _old67grey
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Disappointed food was not as good as it was in the past. Waitress was rude!!! Friends wanted to come here. Will not recommend sorry to say

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Have stopped by Gallaghers whenever I am in the area. Food is consistently good and better than bar food. They are known for their fried chicken Sunday nights that is served family style. You just can't leave hungry.

Thank jeansteck
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

An eclipse visit, and a sunday afternoon visit to Gallagher's! All you can eat fried chicken with sides, and an amazing number of craft beers on tap! Chicken was fabulous, served with mashed potatoes and gravy, corn souffle, green beens, biscuits, and a pleasant, friendly...More

Thank golfergary57
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere, great food, and friendly staff. Everyone ate well, and had a great time. Staff was prompt and attentive without being pushy and overbearing.

Thank ebrn1975
Reviewed 22 June 2017

The food is alright - not worth the drive from even five miles away. Not sure what all the hype is about. The service was horrid. The guy who waited on us was terrible and told me "you did not order that" when I asked...More

Thank bubbareview
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 W Mill St, Waterloo, IL 62298-1205
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: +1 618-939-9933
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Located in historic downtown Waterloo, Illinois, and just minutes from the metro St. Louis area, Gallagher's has been serving the best fried chicken, house-ground burgers and premium steaks for over a decade.
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