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Goldmoor Dining

9001 N Sand Hill Rd, Galena, IL 61036-9341
+1 815-777-3925
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“salad” (30 reviews)
“salmon” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
9001 N Sand Hill Rd, Galena, IL 61036-9341
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Reviewed 3 days ago

While it is a pretty winding road to get there, it is well worth the trip. It is about ten minutes from Galena, and when you arrive, the view is spectacular of the Mississippi River and the valley. We had a private room and had...More

Thank James G
goldmoor, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear James, thank you for your wonderful and thoughtful comments about your Goldmoor experience. We are delighted that you enjoyed your dinner the sunset and the ambiance. We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 4 days ago

Beautiful location. First-class cuisine precisely plated. Breathtaking views. Accommodating staff. Highly Recommend - Worth the money and the drive!

Thank Kschippy
goldmoor, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Kschippy, thank you for sharing your Goldmoor experience. We are delighted that you enjoyed the ambiance and the culinary offerings. We look forward to welcome you again for a delicious meal.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We enjoy traveling and eating all over the world. We are always in search for the perfect getaway that combines elegance, charm, hospitality and grace with an over the top dining experience. When recently relocated to eastern Iowa, we were concerned we would not be...More

Thank Maria L
goldmoor, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Maria and Tim, we so much appreciate your wonderful compliments and we enjoy your many visits, talks and sharing experiences. You have truly become family over the last year and we are looking forward to your next over night visit.

Reviewed 12 July 2017

We went on Thursday evening; we were staying at one of the cabins. A nice restaurant with a nice view.

Thank Steve D
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Thank you Steve for sharing your cabin experience at the Goldmoor. A place to relax and rewind. We hope to welcome you again in the future.

Reviewed 8 July 2017

Give it a try you won't be disappointed. Make a reservation!! My wife and I highly recommend this place for dinner, we had the Salmon and a bottle of wine. Go hungry and bon appetit.

Thank AmyTina
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Dear Amy thank you for sharing your dinner experience.We are delighted that you enjoyed Chef Paul's culinary skills. We hope to see you again soon for another wonderful meal.

Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

The Inn is so beautiful. It overlooks the Mississippi and rolling hills of Galena. Service was impeccable, drinks fabulous, and of course the food was amazing. Worth every penny! I would love to go back and try the chefs special now. The owners make you...More

Thank jmrabchenia
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Dear jmrabchenia, thank you for sharing your Goldmoor dining experience. We agree the views and sunsets are spectacular and we are happy that you had a chance to enjoy it.It is our goal to provide the best experience possible while at the Goldmoor. It looks...More

Reviewed 6 June 2017

Old Europe type inn - very handsome property. The restaurant had a wonderful view of the sun setting behind the bluffs across the Mississippi River without the blinding light that accompanies some sunsets. The proprietor tipped us off about the best place for viewing the...More

1  Thank stachnikw
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Dear stachnikw, thank you for sharing your dining experience.We are always in awe about the beauty of the property, the sunsets and the views and we are eager to share with our guests.We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 30 May 2017

Excellent food with great views. Staff was very accomodating and helpful. Perfect setting for a nice dinner as a couple or with friends.

1  Thank Andrew D
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Dear Andrew, thank you for commenting on your dining experience at the Goldmoor. We strive to make each one memorable. Please come visit again.

Reviewed 18 May 2017

Small intimate dining room overlooking the Mississippi River with stunning sunsets. My wife had salmon cooked to perfection and I had the special of the night...duck breast with a morel mushroom sauce. Worth the short drive from downtown Galena.

1  Thank David B
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Dear David, thank you for your nice comments on your dining experience. Please come visit us again for another delicious meal.

Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

As guest of hotel we had breakfast and it was custom made to order and delivery was quick to room. Quality and quantity of food really outstanding.

Thank tjomf
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Dear tjomf, thank you for your complimentary comments. My husband is the breakfast chef and takes great pride in making sure everything is spot on.

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Ashley M
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$18 - US$28
Meals
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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
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
  • E-mail
Description
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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