Floral LeftFloral RightShadow LeftShadow Right
Galena Dining
Galena Welcome Center

Old Market House State Historic Site
123 N. Commerce St.
Galena, IL 61036
9a.m. – 5p.m. Daily

My Itinerary

Create a free account to add listings to an itinerary for future reference.
» Get started now!



The information contained in this Web site is for general information purposes only. VisitGalena.org makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the Web site or information, products, services or related graphics contained on the Web site for any purpose.

Vinny Vanucchi's 'Little Italy'

201 S. Main St.
Galena IL 61036
Local: 815.777.8100
Fax: 815.777.8116

Other Information

Handicap Accessible: Yes


Made-from-scratch Italian cuisine, featuring many recipes handed down five generations. This family-owned restaurant is located in a charming multi-story location with indoor and outdoor dining perched halfway up a cobblestone street at the intersection of Washington and Main streets. Enjoy authentic Italian dishes and a “Taste of the Old Neighborhood.”

Fri.-Sat., 11 a.m.-10 p.m.
-Sun.-Thurs., 11 a.m.-9 p.m.

Alfresco dining in Cappuccino Garden.
-Extensive wine list.
-Gluten free menu.
-Homemade desserts.
-Uncle Paulie’s Baked Penne.
-Nana Lu’s Meat Lasagna.
-Auntie Gracie's Sausage Ragu.
-Chicken Parmigiano.
-Chicken Compomare.
-Veal Marsala.
-Family-style house salad with house Italian vinaigrette.
-Hot garlic bread topped with parmesan cheese.

Packages & Promotions

To explore this distinctive multi-level restaurant, hover near the bottom of the image until an arrow appears then click to "walk" in the direction of the arrow. Click and drag on the image to rotate view or change direction. To move to another floor, select a different number (2, 3 or 4) located on the right of the image. The virtual tour functions similar to Google Street View.

50 Great Sit Down Meals for under $18

Savoring an escape to Galena doesn't have to break the bank. Celebrate with Galena's finest family of restaurants and experience amazing values while creating long-lasting memories of good food, great service and quality time together.

Frank O'Dowd's Irish Pub & Grill, One Eleven Main and Vinny Vanucchi's 'Little Italy offer an impressive selection of sit down meals for under $18.

Visit Web site for a list of menu items.

-2 nights accommodations
-"Boutique Wine" Welcome Reception
-"Component Tasting" Dinner at Vinny Vanucchi's "Little Italy"
-"Jameson Caskmates" Lunch & Program at Frank O'Dowd's Irish Pub & Grill
-"Bourbon + Bacon" Dinner at One Eleven Main
-Hot Boutique Breakfast for 2 each morning

Must be 21 to book package. Available March 31-April 2, 2017 only.
Visit Web site for details and to book the package.

google.maps.event.addDomListener(window, 'load', initialize);