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Sweetheart Bakery

309 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2326
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“donuts” (6 reviews)
“pastry” (5 reviews)
“cake” (6 reviews)
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08:00 - 15:00All hours
££ - £££
309 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2326
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Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

This bakery is on the Main Street in Galena. We wandered in based on a recommendation from a local person. They had a good selection of baked goods- desserts. But the wonderful discovery was their one lunch option- hot from the oven chicken pot pies-...More

1  Thank Jackiegh
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Wonderful bakery - very friendly staff - the donuts and breads are excellent. Lots of things to choose from.

Thank RosebudOswego
Reviewed 24 April 2016

I had read good reviews about this bakery so decided I had to try it. My husband and I ordered an apple fritter. It was not fresh it was pretty stale we each took a bite and threw it out. Did not go back.

Thank G L
Reviewed 21 November 2015

very friendly. Just wanted a cup of tea. The service was very good. Enjoyed the bantering of locals with the waitresses.

Thank sdelfrink
Reviewed 9 November 2015

My husband, son, and I stopped here for a sweet treat and none of us was disappointed. Everything was fresh and delicious and the owners were courteous and kind.

Thank Becky D
Reviewed 29 October 2015

This is a small ba,kery which has what you would expect from a bakery an d so much more. I had a Twisted Sister and my daughter had a mini doughnut. She's not a sweet eater. However she loved the jalapeño cheddar bread. There were...More

Thank jeepsong
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Recent trip to Galena Shopping with a girlfriend and stopped in this small Bakery. We were not hungry since we just had lunch but from all the wonderful bakery smells I had to buy a cinnamon loaf. Took it home and sliced it for french...More

Thank Barb N
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Located at the far end of Main St. is a small bakery. We stopped in there before the stores opened to have a pastry and a cup of coffee. The cinnamon rolls were quite good. We also purchased some cookies which were delicious. The seating...More

1  Thank James S
Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

I absolutely love this bakery! We order our daughters birthday cake here very year and it is always the centerpiece of the party. We go big with our cakes and Mary knows exactly how to make my vision even better! Love the owners and so...More

1  Thank bksteffens37
Reviewed 13 May 2015

Lots of chicken in the pot pie and the veggies were sliced not cubed. It was the lunch special if the day and included a fruit cup and a cookie. The fruit cup was like I put in my grandson's lunch. I was hoping for...More

Thank Pogo07
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22 August 2016|
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Response from Traderjoey | Reviewed this property |
I know she was still open and looking to retire with a "for sale" sign up less than 2 weeks ago. Too bad. Nice lady, good treats.
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Restaurant Details

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Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 13:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 309 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2326
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galena
email: sweetheartbakery77@yahoo.com. Ph# 815-281-2253
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