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Paradise Bar & Grille

) #37 of 52 Restaurants in Galena $ American, ,
205 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
+1 815-777-3245
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good30%
  • Average27%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible10%
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American, Bar, Grill, Pub
205 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Decent food, but told WHEN WE WERE GIVEN THE BILL that they would only take cash. Not a problem but certainly not cool!

Thank Kimberly S
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Paradise Bar and Grille is excellent at making the tourist feel at home in a local bar, and it doesn't hurt that the food is great. I had a swiss and mushroom burger (100% angus) with soup (yummy chowder) and hubs had the rueben (came...More

Thank Rebecca F
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We were ultimately disappointed with our visit to Paradise Bar & Grille. The atmosphere did not match the website description. The service was not great and the environment was old bar like. We did not feel welcome. On the flip side..the food was very good.

Thank Jen T
Reviewed 3 March 2017

The staff acts like they are doing you a favor by waiting on you! This includes the owner. Don't go here; avoid!

Thank lindasprout59
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

I am writing this review on the toilet because they poisoned me. Literally couldn't make the five minute drive back to the hotel. Horrible service, horrible food, and it's no better coming out.

Thank Derek P
Reviewed 25 February 2017

The Paradise is permanent item on our things to do in Galena. Good cocktails at a reasonable price in a friendly, clean, down home bar.

Thank Gary m
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Good place to go for a Sunday brunch. Place is anything but fancy. You'll eat well for a good price but don't expect good service; they tend to forget you after your first cup of coffee.

Thank deanabingham
Reviewed 19 February 2017

There's no sign visible from the outside on the sidewalk, or any other that I could locate that let's the patron know that only cash is accepted at this Mom and Pop-owned bar and grille located in downtown Galena, IL. That's the eye-opening realization that...More

Thank Joseph_Devereaux
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Server was good and friendly, we just had the bone-in wings and soft drinks. Very good, perfect heat and flavor. We would return and try the burger for sure!

Thank thbergs
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Wound up at the Paradise because everywhere else was closed. We walked into this sleepy looking bar for lunch and weren't expecting much. We were greeted by a gentleman who seemed to be the owner, a friendly man who was kind and attentive to my...More

Thank Jane Drake B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Grill, Pub
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Cash Only, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-777-3245
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