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Gallagher's Restaurant

114 W Mill St, Waterloo, IL 62298-1205
+1 618-939-9933
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (41 reviews)
“burger” (20 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
114 W Mill St, Waterloo, IL 62298-1205
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1 - 10 of 133 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

The food is alright - not worth the drive from even five miles away. Not sure what all the hype is about. The service was horrid. The guy who waited on us was terrible and told me "you did not order that" when I asked...More

Thank bubbareview
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food here is great. Everyone comes here for the fried chicken but the burgers are great also. Staff is friendly. On weekends there is a wait but usually no more that 20 minutes.

Thank tim0824
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Stumpy's distillery in Columbia and was needing food after. I suggested Gallagher's. Food was good but nothing exceptional. I had the garlic cheese burger. Burger was a little dry and everything kept sliding off the bun as there was a thick layer of...More

Thank biketraveler1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to Gallagher's based on a recommendation from my nephew's friend, who grew up in the area. You walk into a neat looking building which turns out to have a lot of history, including having been a speakeasy back in the day. Seat yourself,...More

Thank MamaChills
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

We were staying in Waterloo for a wedding and decided to have dinner at Gallagher's. The wait staff was very friendly and on their game. We had the pork rinds as an appetizer, they were piping hot (still crackling) and delicious. The red wine vinaigrette...More

Thank DataDott
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We love this place and always stop in after P+R. It is so great...the wings are our favorite so don't miss them.

Thank Cassie M
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Gallager's serves family style fried chicken on Sundays and it was fantastic. Located in historic downtown Waterloo, the building is very charming. Great service with no wait. Their corn casserole was probably the best I've had!

Thank Kristenleah83
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Made reservations for 4/15 for friend's 50th birthday. Called to see if mashed potatoes available Saturdays. No reply for days. Email. Nope, no mashed potatoes on Saturday. Could you please accommodate us? We''l pay. Nope. This morning (Friday) owner, James Gallagher calls me returning (finally)...More

3  Thank bamck8184
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Located about half hour from St Louis in Waterloo Illinois. Restored three story building that does have an elevator. Serves chicken dinner served family style on Sundays. Lots of food. Specials during the week also. Great burgers. Usually can find a coupon on line.

Thank TarisTravels
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Gallagher's is only about 30 minutes from St. Louis and it is so worth the drive! Everything I've tried here has been fantastic. I highly recommend the Sunday chicken dinner. The chicken is super tasty and all of the sides are perfectly seasoned and delicious....More

Thank rachhayes
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Nancy S
Can I purchase a gift card for a family that lives in Waterloo?
20 February 2017|
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Response from gary d | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can get a gift card
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MeemawGin
Do they take reservations?
27 September 2015|
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Response from indytomBallwinMo | Reviewed this property |
Yes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 19:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 W Mill St, Waterloo, IL 62298-1205
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: +1 618-939-9933
  • E-mail
Description
Located in historic downtown Waterloo, Illinois, and just minutes from the metro St. Louis area, Gallagher's has been serving the best fried chicken, house-ground burgers and premium steaks for over a decade.
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