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Best bars in Jo Daviess County

Distillery
“Blaum Bros. Is a family owned and operated craft distillery in Galena, IL. Blaum Bros. Uses local grain from Jo Daviess County and produces handcrafted spirits including bourbon, rye whiskey, vodka, gin...And many others. Blaum Bros. Offers daily tours and tastings and has a gift shop and craft cocktail bar. Located in Galena on Highway 20 on the East side of town. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Otto's place is a great place to go for breakfast. It is not on main street. You may want to call ahead to see what the wait times are, as they can be quite busy.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bar
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“Galena's only chef-owned restaurant for the foodiest foodies out there. Romantic, relaxing, amazing soups, deserts to just pop in for... amazing place. Professional yet relaxed service.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Night Club
“Started as a wine bar 20 years and evolved to be better ambiance, specialty cocktails, and excellent live music. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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“Excellent steak house. Food, service, and atmosphere are great, one of the best places in Galena to go for a good meal. Reservations are highly recommended, the place is always busy!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Sports Bar
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“Local bar/grille. Major size food portions; you have to try the beer nuggets as appetizer!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“A tasting room of Galena Cellars in downtown Galena! Carries all their wines and is a fun atmosphere for tastings while you're shopping downtown. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Food
“Winery is located south of Stockton in the rolling hills of Massbach. Wonderful country setting with vineyard right there. Go check it out! ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
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“Great Friday fish fry. A family run restaurant with friendly staff. We love the chili here... can't get enough of it sometimes! Great seats by the window where you can people watch!”
  • 2 locals recommend
BBQ Restaurant
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  • 1 local recommends
Night Club
“Great original music, with no cover! The pool table is always free. There is a sit down cocktail table... Ms. Pac-Man is still alive & playable! (Bring on the 80's in the glory that is!) The Cricket said 301....yes there is a dartboard, as well! * out of 10 people have a splendid evening &/or little to no morning. Bring on the Bloody Mary's”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“The food is fresh and fabulous! The service is wonderful and they always have delicious specials, homeade soups and desserts! ”
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
“right on the River, outdoor seating available, occasional live music, good drinks, nice atmosphere inside and out”
  • 2 locals recommend