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The Gold Room

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Fun girls night

Went with my mom and sisters. Fun place to hang out with the locals! They have shuffleboard and... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
jltimmons
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Waukee, Iowa
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Local tavern

More of a local tavern, than a tourist destination, the Gold Room is located in the middle of Main... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2017
Allen21096
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Chicago, Illinois
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  • Very good44%
  • Average0%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible14%
3 Jun 2018
“Fun girls night”
24 Nov 2017
“Local tavern”
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249 N Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2245
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the bar you go to when you want to kick back, sit at the bar and relax for a few or place some shuffleboard. Bartenders were nice and drinks were very fairly priced

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Went with my mom and sisters. Fun place to hang out with the locals! They have shuffleboard and great prices on alcohol.

Thank jltimmons
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

I have been to many bars as I grew up in Wisconsin. This was by far the worst bar I have EVER been in!! The bartender was rude, as she said she doesn't like tourist. She went on to rant about how she hated tourist....More

4  Thank Bluffsidingmajor
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

This is the worst bar I have ever been to. The bartender/owner? Was rude, said she doesn't like tourists, reminded us we owed her money for a round of drinks. I have been a bartender for 3 years and I would have never treated my...More

2  Thank waumandeefoodie
Reviewed 24 November 2017

More of a local tavern, than a tourist destination, the Gold Room is located in the middle of Main St. at Franklin St. Not a large bar, but more of a gathering spot for friendly locals. Besides a shuffleboard, they also have one of those...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Every year in November, there are 7 -12 of us girls that stay the weekend and always go to the Gold Room. We have never been disappointed & always have a blast there.

1  Thank JulesbytheSea0321
Reviewed 30 May 2017

This place was awesome! It's definitely a staple of Galena, and right in the middle of Main St. If you're in Galena, please make sure you stop here for a drink!

Thank Christi A
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

I've been going to Galena for years and have always walked right past this place. On the night of the Halloween parade/Cubs game, we had a perfect table at the window and in front of the television. It was fantastic. The staff (which I believe...More

Thank Hawksfanatic
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Stopped in for a couple of drinks, nice friendly atmosphere. Fun bartender and great conversation with some local folks.

Thank needmorevacatime
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Recommended by friends for an inexpensive drink no thrills local bar to give it a try and we did. Had a $4 Bloody Mary was simple and spiced right. They do not have fryers there so just simple hamburgers and chips if hungry. We did...More

Thank Premier2001
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