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Goldmoor Dining

9001 N Sand Hill Rd, Galena, IL 61036-9341
+1 815-777-3925
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“salad” (30 reviews)
“salmon” (16 reviews)
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9001 N Sand Hill Rd, Galena, IL 61036-9341
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1 - 10 of 363 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on Thursday evening; we were staying at one of the cabins. A nice restaurant with a nice view.

Thank Steve D
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Steve for sharing your cabin experience at the Goldmoor. A place to relax and rewind. We hope to welcome you again in the future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Give it a try you won't be disappointed. Make a reservation!! My wife and I highly recommend this place for dinner, we had the Salmon and a bottle of wine. Go hungry and bon appetit.

Thank AmyTina
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Amy thank you for sharing your dinner experience.We are delighted that you enjoyed Chef Paul's culinary skills. We hope to see you again soon for another wonderful meal.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Inn is so beautiful. It overlooks the Mississippi and rolling hills of Galena. Service was impeccable, drinks fabulous, and of course the food was amazing. Worth every penny! I would love to go back and try the chefs special now. The owners make you...More

Thank jmrabchenia
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear jmrabchenia, thank you for sharing your Goldmoor dining experience. We agree the views and sunsets are spectacular and we are happy that you had a chance to enjoy it.It is our goal to provide the best experience possible while at the Goldmoor. It looks...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017

Old Europe type inn - very handsome property. The restaurant had a wonderful view of the sun setting behind the bluffs across the Mississippi River without the blinding light that accompanies some sunsets. The proprietor tipped us off about the best place for viewing the...More

1  Thank stachnikw
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear stachnikw, thank you for sharing your dining experience.We are always in awe about the beauty of the property, the sunsets and the views and we are eager to share with our guests.We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 30 May 2017

Excellent food with great views. Staff was very accomodating and helpful. Perfect setting for a nice dinner as a couple or with friends.

1  Thank Andrew D
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Andrew, thank you for commenting on your dining experience at the Goldmoor. We strive to make each one memorable. Please come visit again.

Reviewed 18 May 2017

Small intimate dining room overlooking the Mississippi River with stunning sunsets. My wife had salmon cooked to perfection and I had the special of the night...duck breast with a morel mushroom sauce. Worth the short drive from downtown Galena.

1  Thank David B
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear David, thank you for your nice comments on your dining experience. Please come visit us again for another delicious meal.

Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

As guest of hotel we had breakfast and it was custom made to order and delivery was quick to room. Quality and quantity of food really outstanding.

Thank tjomf
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear tjomf, thank you for your complimentary comments. My husband is the breakfast chef and takes great pride in making sure everything is spot on.

Reviewed 10 May 2017

The chef always prepares the perfect meal. Flavorful. Delicious. I never once reached for the salt. Excellent.

Thank Rnbm2004
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Rnbm2004, thank you for your nice comment regarding chefs abilities We are happy to have such a talented individual and hope that you will visit for another delicious meal.

Reviewed 1 May 2017

We made reservations for the chef's table and had a memorable experience and meal. Chef Steve was engaging and has many fascinating stories. The food was creative and delicious from the pea and lavender soup to the salmon and risotto. Be sure to leave room...More

Thank bookiegeek
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear bookiegeek, thank you for your feed back The Chefs table truly is a special place and we are delighted that both Steve and Kris contributed to the experience.

Reviewed 29 April 2017

had breakfast in our room and the food was fair but not what was expected but they do give you plenty.

Thank Kim A
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Kim thank you for your feed back. I am sorry that we did not hit the mark with our breakfast selection. Please note if there is something on the menu that you absolutely not enjoy we are flexible to change the item for you.

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Ashley M
27 August 2015|
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Response from goldmoor | Property representative |
Ashley, thanks for your inquiry, yes we have the beautiful Timberland log cabin where we allow one pet. Please let us know if we can be of further assistance.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$18 - US$28
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9001 N Sand Hill Rd, Galena, IL 61036-9341
    (Black Jack Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-777-3925
  • E-mail
Description
Unmatched Old World decor, a diverse wine cellar, and premier personal service are all complemented by our chef"s creative cuisine. Enjoy dining in one of our cozy booths or elegant tables with breathtaking views overlooking the Mississippi River.
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