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Galena River Wine & Cheese

Open Now: 10:00 - 19:00
Open today: 10:00 - 19:00
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Cheese and Olive Oils

Nice store with a large selection of fine cheeses, wine and olive oils. They also have... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
South Holland, IL
Nice selection

Nice shop of varieties of wine, cheese, assorted snacks and treats. Very helpful staff that are... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“salami”(2 reviews)
“nice store”(2 reviews)
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420 S Main St, Galena, IL 61036-2231
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice store with a large selection of fine cheeses, wine and olive oils. They also have made-to-order grilled cheese sandwiches.

Thank MotherOfTwoSons
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Nice shop of varieties of wine, cheese, assorted snacks and treats. Very helpful staff that are ready and willing to assist you.

Thank Sherrie1166
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Great selection of wine and cheese. They also have really delicious salami! Cute gifts for purchase too.

Thank Shana F
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

The peanut butter liquor was most unique and interesting. Luckily they had some samples. Fun to try something you would never expect. Lots of specialty cheeses to choose from. Wines from all over the world and the US. Interesting to wander through.

1  Thank Becky W
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Such a great little store! This is always our first stop when we come to town. They always have samples of different wines and the staff is so helpful! They have a huge selection of different cheeses. We never leave empty handed and it is...More

Thank Rick C
Reviewed 19 November 2017

After being in Galena and spending time with someone who likes to shop, I can honestly say that I need a bigger truck to take home stuff we purchased. So, you could make Galena River Wine & Cheese your first place to stop, if you...More

1  Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in here our first night in Galena to grab some cheese, sausage, and crackers to take back to our room. The owners know their cheeses and cheese makers and we had a great time talking with them while deciding what...More

Thank WITravler
Reviewed 5 November 2017

This place was amazing. We did the wine tasting and sampled a wide range of wines. Some were very good. The Jalapeno was interesting to sT the least. It was a great stop!

Thank Beth D
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This is our second visit to this shop. Last year we bought some wine and other items. This time we got cheese (cinnamon and a bacon flavored), crackers, and a few jars of whiskey flavored jam. Staff knows their stuff, very helpful and friendly. Nice...More

Thank Illinoisnow
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

It was a awesome place. Great selection of cheeses. We do planned to go up there again. So we can spend more time up there.

Thank Judith M
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