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Fritz and Frites

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317 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2326
+1 815-777-2004
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16:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 16:00 - 21:00
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I had dinner at F&F this past Saturday. What a great place. The food was fantastic. We both had wienerschnitzel it was very tasty and tender along with the sauerkraut and spaetzle. Apple strudel desert top it off ( you hungry yet!) Service was good and respectful. We were there early on a Saturday so only a... More 

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1 Thank Larry G
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This restaurant's German faire is excellent. Service was great. Waitress was friendly and very helpful. Weinersnitzel is to die for.

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Thank KCarl227
Jefferson, Iowa
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had Saturday night dinner at Fritz and Frites while my siblings, their spouses and my husband and I had a grown-up get-away in Galena. We arrived early for our reservation but were quickly escorted to the small private dining room in the back. It was the perfect setting for our lively crew and Nellie, our server, rolled with us.... More 

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Thank Victoria R
Evanston
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We gobbled up every frite mounded on the plate and believe they were better than our memories from France. Only 15 tables, top-notch service, and knock-your-socks off entrees.

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Thank Elizabeth O
Kirkwood, Illinois
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64 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our visit to Fritz and Frites was on a slow, rainy night. We had reservations, but we didn't need them even though it was Friday. Saturday night would have been much busier at this time of year. We shared the baked brie as an appetizer, which was good, but not what we were expecting. Instead of a flaky crust, the... More 

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Thank eroof01
Rochelle, Illinois
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is so quaint and cozy. Great date restaurant. The menu is small but the selections are good. There is a relaxed and casual pace here so you never feel hurried. The wine selection is good. I have eaten breakfast lunch and dinner here and never been disappointed. Since it sits at the north end of town I think... More 

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Thank deanabingham
Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is TO DIE for! So good! We went for a birthday girls trip-took my sister-and it was absolutely perfect for us. We each got something different so we could each taste everything, and each dish was perfectly cooked! My personal favorite was the Rouladen, but if you don't like pickles don't get it (I ended up with my... More 

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Thank saraheJ8951TX
Iowa City, Iowa
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is definitely a place to go for foodies or people that are looking for something different than the typical dining experience. The food was exquisite and the service was absolutely stellar. Definitely would recommend it!

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Thank Brynne S
Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a great night out at Fritz and Frites on a busy February weekend night. Staff was amazing. Got our toddler to sit in her high chair, when we can't even do that most nights. Got her all set-up with crayons, and had her meal out in a matter of minutes. There was one point in the evening when... More 

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Thank Melissa G
Morton, Illinois
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169 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

We dined on one of the worst nights in December. We were treated well from the moment we walked in the door which was opened for us by a staff member. We were seated immediately since we were only one of two couples in the restaurant. We started with Pomme Frites. What a treat. A large plate of thin fries.Wonderful.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, German, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 21:00
Thursday
16:00 - 21:00
Friday
16:00 - 21:00
Saturday
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 317 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2326
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-777-2004

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?