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Goldmoor Dining

9001 N Sand Hill Rd, Galena, IL 61036-9341
+1 815-777-3925
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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9001 N Sand Hill Rd, Galena, IL 61036-9341
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Reviewed 28 September 2012

First visit there food and service outrageously good. Magnificent view romantic atmosphere. We are already planning a return visit for the Christmas carol dinner a 6 hour drive from our home in Minneapolis.

Thank horseman4100
Reviewed 22 September 2012

Good food, Midwestern fare. Tom keeps his guests happy. The views are fabulous. Nice wine list. It was great to be able to walk back to our cottage on the grounds.

Thank Lindalangston
Reviewed 19 September 2012

Loved everything from the appetizer to dessert. I had the bone in pork chop and it was perfect! The atmosphere was very romantic and the prices were excellent!

Thank cathiev922
Reviewed 16 September 2012

We arrived for early dining since we had reservations for the ghost trolley ride at 8 pm. The greeting was surprising friendly—they seemed really glad to have us as diners and wondered where we had heard from them (tripadvisor). We were quickly seated at one...More

Thank Risinger
Reviewed 15 September 2012

The Goldmoor restaurant is a hidden gem amidst the rolling hills of this gorgeous getaway spot. We made reservations for a table with a view overlooking the Mississippi. The staff came through. Our dinner was quite memorable....from the perfectly made French Martini to the special...More

Thank MoranTravels
Reviewed 13 September 2012

We sat in a booth overlooking the countryside. My husband had beef wellington and I had walleye. Both were very good.

Thank TwoGrays
Reviewed 12 September 2012

We were recently invited to enjoy the 1st Friday BBQ at the Goldmoor and enjoyed ourselves very much. We especially enjoyed the tasty gumbo and the lively music by a local brass band. Good company and good service and as always our very gracious hosts...More

Thank Adie_35
Reviewed 11 September 2012

Thought this would be a fun evening out. While the setting of the hotel and pavilion is nice, The "First Friday BBQ" needs some help. Informal tables with folding chairs felt like we crashed someone's wedding reception. Reading another reviewer who aid ambiance was incredile...More

Thank LPom
Reviewed 9 September 2012

We were part of a group that took advantage of the New Orleans style dinner while being entertained by a band of OUTSTANDING musicians playing my kind of Dixieland music. The ambiance was incredible and the food was as good as I have gotten from...More

Thank Roberta K
Reviewed 8 September 2012

We dined under the elegant outdoor pavilion for the New Orleans-style Barbeque night. The food was authentic Cajun fare, the music was fantastic, live, Dixieland jazz, and the service was cheerful and helpful. What a beautiful grounds and the best views in The Galena area....More

Thank galenaneal
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Ashley M
27 August 2015|
Response from goldmoor | Property representative |
Ashley, thanks for your inquiry, yes we have the beautiful Timberland log cabin where we allow one pet. Please let us know if we can be of further assistance.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$28
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9001 N Sand Hill Rd, Galena, IL 61036-9341
    (Black Jack Road)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
  • Phone Number: +1 815-777-3925
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Unmatched Old World decor, a diverse wine cellar, and premier personal service are all complemented by our chef"s creative cuisine. Enjoy dining in one of our cozy booths or elegant tables with breathtaking views overlooking the Mississippi River.
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