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Nice place

Very busy, but worth the wait. Did not take the tour, but did do the samples. Bartenders are very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
373rhonda
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Great Samples and Excelent Staff

We stopped here for a tasting but mostly for gifts for the family. Wonderful ladies we went both... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
cori50
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Join us and enjoy our award-winning wines. Visit our gift shop at 515 South Main Street Galena IL, 61036. Vineyard now open for tours & wine tastings at 4746 North Ford Rd. Galena, IL 61036.
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515 S Main St, 4746 North Ford Road, Galena, IL 61036-2352
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very busy, but worth the wait. Did not take the tour, but did do the samples. Bartenders are very knowledgeable and give you time even though they are very busy. Wine is reasonably priced and the variety is very good. Definitely worth stopping in.

Thank 373rhonda
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here for a tasting but mostly for gifts for the family. Wonderful ladies we went both Monday and Tuesday were very knowledgeable and fun to talk with. We left one day with 5 bottles second day with one and some very nice glasses...More

Thank cori50
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The wine here is some of the best in Illinois!! Staff at the tasting room made this an awesome experience!

Thank bartland4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Galena Cellars was a quiet place to have a taste. They were reasonably priced on the tasting and had some wonderful flavors. The employee was very pleasant and helpful. Enjoyed the conversation and meet some people in the area. They also have a variety...More

Thank Deena B
Reviewed 15 August 2018

I would of given Galena Cellars Winery & Vineyard a higher rating but our tour wasn’t exactly pleasant. There were several families with very young children on the tour. During our tour, the children were running around, banging on the barrels of wine and were...More

Thank Anita J
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Visited the tasting room on Main St. and was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the wine. The staff was very friendly and knowledgeable. Tons of wine related items available in the store. Nice enclosed patio for sipping a glass after tasting is right next...More

1  Thank boltsnnuts
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

We stopped for a wine tasting at the Main Street location and we were not disappointed! They have a wide variety of wines to choose from and the women who worked that day were knowledgeable and patient and extremely helpful. The prices are very reasonable...More

Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed 11 July 2018

We saw this winery and found a parking spot right in front in the shade. Can ask for more signals than that. We were greeted by the hostess and she gave us excellent service and gave us some info on the wines. All the wines...More

1  Thank Mike H
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Wonderful wine at a wonderful venue in downtown Galena. Great service by Lannette who really made our day by answering questions about the area as well as helping us decide on a wine for the evening. Don’t miss this gem in a wonderful little town.

Thank Leigh7857
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Took the tour today with Britt. She was great. Showed us the vineyard and told us interesting things about the start to finish process of wine making. I don’t remember the other lady that works there, but she was also great. She setup our tasting,...More

Thank Mike D
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mila t
29 February 2016|
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Response from Ted F | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. Galena is a great place to go at any age. I would recommend that you stay as close to town if not in the town at a bed and breakfast. Otherwise you will have to drive to a motel, most of which are on Rt 20 both... More
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