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Fried Green Tomatoes

213 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
+1 815-777-3938
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Steakhouse, Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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213 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had dinner at Fried Green Tomatoes and it was awesome. Decor is rustic and the rock/wood interior is very cool. Our server Molly was very friendly and efficient. We were reluctant to get dessert as we worship Junior’s Cheesecake in NY. So glad we...More

Thank JJWayneNYNY
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic food and service always at this restaurant. The atmosphere, wine, food and the overall experience is fantastic

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 1 week ago

All meLs were homemade and absolutely delicious. Portions are substantial so we could share different dishes. Never felt rushed

Thank MAH608_10
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family of four have been going to Galena for 6 yrs, its been tradition to see the fall colors. We have eaten at a lot of the local restaurants but for the past 5yrs we always make it a point to eat at least...More

Thank thetravelling4
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my wife and I's favorite restaurant in the Galena area. We love the ambiance and the food and service is always exceptional. On this particular visit my steak had to be sent back twice since it was under cooked. Not a big deal...More

Thank tjla4752
Reviewed 1 week ago

Service was excellent! I went with the that night's special of butternut ravioli, which was very fresh and tasty.

Thank islandexplorer
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful dinner at Fried Green Tomatoes. We started by sharing the crab cakes. They served four of them per order, more than we expected given our experience with other restaurants. The cakes were perfectly brown and crispy on the outside, and moist...More

Thank Steigenberger592
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of, if not, the best restaurants in Galena Good choices from pastas, fish and steaks. It's located right on Main Street in Galena. Make reservations on the weekend.

Thank marko89
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Reservation a must. Very busy place. There was 8 of us we all ordered something different and everyone of us enjoyed our meal. Stephanie our waitress was very good as well. And off course we had to try the appetizer or Fried Green Tomatoes! Excellent!

Thank Christie D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food! Got the table in the front window on a busy, not packed night. Not kid friendly which was fine with us!

Thank Rmhoffman60859
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Questions & Answers
17 September 2018|
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Response from Sparky0829 | Reviewed this property |
I know you can make them over the phone. They do not open until 4PM. You might want to check "Open Table" for reservations. I think you will really enjoy yourself. Bon Appetit"
20 May 2017|
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Response from Fred B | Property representative |
Dress is casual. Hope this helps.
22 March 2017|
Response from Bridesm0m | Reviewed this property |
We had it and it was full of bones
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$35
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
16:00 - 20:30
16:00 - 20:30
16:00 - 20:30
16:00 - 20:30
16:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 213 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-777-3938
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Fried Green Tomatoes proudly serves wonderful steaks and boasts a Wine Spectator Award winning wine menu. Outstanding service and an inviting atmosphere make Fried Green a must stop while in downtown historic Galena, Illinois. Fried Green Tomatoes is the place for steak, fresh scallops, and homemade lasagna. Reservations accepted. PLEASE NOTE: We are a multi-level dining facility in a historic downtown building. For the dining enjoyment for all of our guests, we do not provide highchairs or booster seats. Corkage fee $15.00 per regular sized bottle.
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