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Galena Cellars Vineyard

4746 N Ford Rd, Galena, IL 61036-9505
+1 815-777-3330
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Cozy little spot

We stopped in on a cold day for a tasting and got some great warm apple cider! I'd love to go back... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Emily B
Love the wine and the views

Love stopping here when in Galena. They can get very busy, so you may have to wait. It's definitely... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
East Moline, Illinois
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Enjoy the beautiful Jo Daviess County Countryside at Galena Cellars Vineyard with a tour of our vineyard and production facility. Private tours available year-round. Public tours April-November.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“wine tasting” (22 reviews)
“tasting room” (9 reviews)
“great wine” (7 reviews)
4746 N Ford Rd, Galena, IL 61036-9505
+1 815-777-3330
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

We stopped in on a cold day for a tasting and got some great warm apple cider! I'd love to go back when its warm to enjoy the view from the porch.

Thank Emily B
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Love stopping here when in Galena. They can get very busy, so you may have to wait. It's definitely worth the wait. I've been drinking there wines for 10 years. they have some of the best wines and are reasonably priced . It's a nice...More

Thank jaredsgirl
Reviewed 10 October 2017

This vineyard was pretty far off the beaten path. My husband and I stopped on our way into Galena, and our GPS nearly lost signal in the middle of nowhere a couple of times. When we arrived, we were the only ones there and walked...More

Thank treedeboer
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We wanted to visit a local vineyard on our trip to Galena. Galena Cellars is easy to drive to from Galena, and it is beautiful countryside. Really neat place to visit, very friendly and very good selection of good wines. Well worth the trip!

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Couldn't ask for a better location for the Vineyard. This vineyard has it all, wine property tours to special event party rooms for weddings in the barn, along with the classic tasting room. They even have two guest houses for people that might drink to...More

Thank Eric S
Reviewed 29 September 2017

we took the tour and were the only couple It was great-- a woman named Kay was very knowledgeable and provided answers to our questions Tour went from the vineyard to the tasting and we stayed to soak up the quietness and solitude at the...More

Thank Wbgb
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

We decided to visit the winery on our way out of town and we're glad we did! Barbara walked us through the wine tasting and did an excellent job describing each selection. Be prepared as they have 43 options to choose from! The winery also...More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Fantastic winery. Worth taking the drive to visit the vineyard even though there is a downtown location. There are tons of wines to try so you'll find something you like. The outside patio has comfortable seating and beautiful views. It's easy to lose track of...More

Thank Sara M
Reviewed 3 September 2017

The tasting was great, you can buy a drink and sit outside by the vineyards. The staff was very friendly and the prices were reasonable!

1  Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Ok as the title says, its my first time, but ive always wanted to. Lol so, btw, we dis the tour that includes the tasting and it was really good. All the staff are super friendly and approachable. They have a lot of sitting area...More

Thank Wendy Elaine G
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29 March 2017|
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Response from crissyann1 | Reviewed this property |
$10 per person for the tour and tasting combo at the vineyard.