We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ratings and reviews

Travellers' Choice
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Details

PRICE RANGE
US$18 - US$35
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Italian, American, Tuscan, Central-Italian
Reviews (2,054)
Filter reviews
2,052 results
Traveller rating
1,371
403
191
53
34
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
Traveller rating
1,371
403
191
53
34
Show reviews that mention
All reviews bread filet salad lasagna sea bass walleye shrimp crab cakes raspberry vinaigrette mac and cheese pork potatoes fries an appetizer olive oil wonderful dinner friday night
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ended up here after having terrible service at a different establishment that we had reservations at. We were able to get a table right away and the atmosphere was great. We were pretty early for normal dinner time so wasn't too crowded. Both drinks...and food were delicious, service was great. I would definitely come back.More

Date of visit: November 2021
Helpful?
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had reservations, and were seated immediately. Actually we were seated upstairs, in what I called “ The noisy room”. Two larger parties, making enough noise for the entire room. Noise levels aside, the food was outstanding. I went with the Tuscan mac & cheese,...the second time I’ve had that item off the menu. Really an incredible tasting plate, I’ll have to recommend that for my daughter next time we’re here with her. My wife is gluten-free, they did have a few options for her. She ended up going with the scallop dish. The four huge scallops. She finished two brought two back home, they were extremely tender and tasty. They did have a gluten-free bread for her, bread for me as well, with oil cheese, very good. I wish they would use more of a Romain type lettuce for their salad, but outside of that, and aforementioned table noise I thought it was an outstanding meal.More

Date of visit: November 2021
Helpful?
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unique atmosphere with tin ceilings, old brick and stone walls. Gluten free options. I had the salmon bruschetta which was cooked perfectly, moist and delicious. My husband had the blackberry pork ribeye which was amazing. It was moist with a texture like butter. The sauce...was to die for. I will get this dish next time we are in Galena.More

Date of visit: November 2021
Helpful?
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recommended by friends... had to try the Fried Green Tomato's (for the first time)... very good Great food

Date of visit: November 2021
Helpful?
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice restaurant, a little pricy but worth it for an excellent meal in beautiful setting. A group of six of us went and we all loved it. Most of us had the steak and one gal had the sea bass - also delicious.

Date of visit: October 2021
Helpful?
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I enjoyed a late dinner at the recommendation of a local. Dinner was wonderful. One of the best filet we have had! Service was great. Would highly recommend.

Date of visit: October 2021
Helpful?
Reviewed 25 October 2021

The hospitality at this restaurant was great from the host at the front door, to our server. Our table was ready when we arrived, server greeted us quickly and was very nice and entertaining. The food was fabulous. Loved the surroundings and decor of this...restaurant. Would come back here every time we visit Galena. Loved it all.More

Date of visit: October 2021
Helpful?
Reviewed 19 October 2021 via mobile

Great place! They did not have any seats available so we sat at the bar and had amazing service from the bartender. The food was great, service fast, portions huge. Very popular place, definitely worth the visit!

Date of visit: October 2021
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 15 October 2021

Food was good. Service seemed average- rushed- but good enough. Sat all the way upstairs and faced out a window. I enjoyed it. Hubby got filet mignon. I had the mac and cheese. Only regret was for an app I ordered bread type not realizing...that they bring a loaf of bread and salad with dinner. My salad was delish. I love a good salad.More

Date of visit: October 2021
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 6 October 2021

Fried Green Tomatoes & Crab Cakes were excellent, as were the spinach ravioli w/salmon & the Seafood Pasta aioli. Our server was amazing

Date of visit: October 2021
Helpful?1  
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
DeSoto House Hotel
735 reviews
.34 km away
Best Western Galena Inn & Suites
878 reviews
1.25 km away
Irish Cottage Inn & Suites
1,000 reviews
1.37 km away
Stoney Creek Inn
1,020 reviews
1.49 km away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
Fritz and Frites
818 reviews
.16 km away
Root Beer Revelry
265 reviews
.33 km away
Little Tokyo
286 reviews
.12 km away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
P.T. Murphy Magic Theatre
688 reviews
.15 km away
Galena / Jo Daviess County Historical Society and Museum
341 reviews
.14 km away
The Old Blacksmith Shop
144 reviews
.07 km away
Galena Welcome Center
83 reviews
.12 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Nancy B
15 July 2019|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Connie T | Reviewed this property |
It was just my husband and I dining, but we did sit next to a family with young children and it didn’t seem to be an issue. Everything did seem fine. The manager we spoke with seemed delightful, I’m sure if you had questions... More
1
Vote
simplysallys
18 September 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from rickf185 | Reviewed this property |
I made mine online but yes
0
Votes
dk1234562015
20 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 12 answers
Response from FriedGreen | Property representative |
Dress is casual. Hope this helps.
0
Votes
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing
Frequently Asked Questions about Fried Green Tomatoes

Yes, Fried Green Tomatoes offers takeaway services.

Fried Green Tomatoes is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5