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Vinny Vanucchi's

201 South Main Street, Galena, IL 61036
+1 815-777-8100
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“garlic bread” (220 reviews)
“pasta” (132 reviews)
“stuffed shells” (18 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
201 South Main Street, Galena, IL 61036
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have eaten here before so it was our first choice to eat again. We did not have a reservation as we were just going to wing it and they were able to accommodate us right away. Our server was fabulous, the food was hot...More

Thank Diane D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had many people recommend coming here for supper and they were not wrong! Our food and service was amazing! We will definitely be coming back on our next trip!

Thank Megan A
Reviewed 1 week ago

wonderful food, great service and as I said pet friendly on the patio. Very relaxing atmosphere, never been rushed even on busy weekends. They also carry a vegetarian menu.

Thank SuziCalla
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So, I’m not a huge fan of Italian food, but this is the restaurant my friends who love pasta chose. It is so charasmatic that I liked it right from the start. Plus, the garlic bread was excellent and unlimited and that made me happy....More

Thank J608
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For some reason highly recommended and don’t seee why. Food was out of a can, not fresh in the least yet pricey! Had the tortellini with peas and prosciutto, hard to mess up. I did not finish the meal as not at all what I...More

Thank Deb S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We grabbed drinks in the upper level bistro while we waited for a table. Host said it would be 30 min and it was, on the spot. The Bistro was understaffed as the single bar tender was running drinks to the table diners and taking...More

Thank Brandon K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Climb the stairs into the world of Happy, smile a little, tell 'em you're there for serious groceries....Be prepared for some Great big Smiles, Moma's best Italian, some wine, laughter, story telling, and the type of atmosphere that begs the question, "This a nice a...More

Thank rwilliamson46
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Their garlic bread is enough to make me come back, but the rest of the meal was excellent too. We had fettuccini carbonara and house salad; both were excellent. The owner was friendly and welcoming; the ambiance was very charming. Great service. Highly recommend for...More

Thank kna717
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place was very nice. The food, in my honest opinion, wasn't the greatest. I ordered the Seafood Fetuccini Alfredo and it was bland. The parmesan garlic bread had too much olive oil. Drenched more like it. My chocolate cake was too dry for the...More

Thank Pedro P
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

The place and atmosphere are wonderful. 4 of us went for dinner and only one loved his meal. Two of us had chicken dishes and both complained about the odd texture and grisly chicken. The flavor of the sauces was very good tho. We’ve noticed...More

Thank Chris M
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Questions & Answers
23 May 2017|
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Response from danjohnsongs | Reviewed this property |
I know they had some options.
Alice D
11 August 2016|
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Response from vinny201SouthMain | Property representative |
Yes. It is located on Bench Street.
Linda S A
3 April 2016|
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Response from vinny201SouthMain | Property representative |
Yes we are.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 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: 201 South Main Street, Galena, IL 61036
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-777-8100
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