We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Goldmoor Dining

9001 N Sand Hill Rd, Galena, IL 61036-9341
+1 815-777-3925
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“beef wellington” (106 reviews)
“salad” (46 reviews)
“salmon” (17 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
9001 N Sand Hill Rd, Galena, IL 61036-9341
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (401)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

21 - 30 of 401 reviews

Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

This resort was amazing! Off the beaten path, with an amazing view. So cozy and romantic. They let us early check in and also late check out, which made our stay a lot easier! We were so relaxed and well taken care of! We were...More

1  Thank rmoore0621
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2018

Dear rmoore0621, thank you for your nice comments about your Goldmoor stay. We are delighted that you enjoyed and were able to relax and unwind from the daily pressures. We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 8 January 2018

My husband and I go here almost every year for our anniversary we both love the food and the atmosphere. It is a gorgeous place the building itself is worth the drive to see, and the food is so delicious. We have never had anything...More

Thank Jessica G
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Dear Jessica, thank you for your wonderful comments. We are happy that you had another wonderful experience and we appreciate your feed back.I will share your comments with our team. We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 7 January 2018

As in other reviews, the Beef Wellington did not disappoint! Beautiful, cozy restaurant with outstanding views.

Thank Pam L
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Dear Pam, thank you for commenting on your recent dinner experience. The Beef Wellington is our signature dish and I am glad you enjoyed it. I will pass along your nice comments about the service to our team.

Reviewed 7 November 2017

Best meal we have ever had! We are frequent travelers and from the city of Chicago -- this is not said lightly!!

Thank Noreen J
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Dear Noreen, thank you for your complimentary coments. We are delighted that you enjoyed our culinary offerings and hope you will visit us again.

Reviewed 4 November 2017

We had their scallops as a starter...excellent. The entrees were very delicious, especially the hanger steak, following the recommendations from our server, Kris.

Thank joanahr2017
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Dear joanahr2017, thank you for your nice comments and I am glad you followed Kris' recomondation. It is her avorite as well. We hope to see you on another visit.

Reviewed 23 October 2017

We were downtown at Jamie's wine bar and she mentioned this is where we should eat. We were thinking we would just walk downtown for supper, but thought what the heck and decided to make a rez and drive to dinner. We were greeted by...More

1  Thank Dennis W
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Dear Dennis, thank you for sharing your Goldmoor experience, comments like yours reinforce our believes and passion and we are delighted that you came to visit. We hope you will return for another wonderful meal.

Reviewed 22 October 2017

My husband enjoyed the Beef Wellington. I believe it is their signature dish. I enjoyed my seafood. Service is top notch.

Thank Jessica H
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Dear Jessica, thank you for your complimentary comments. We will share your feed back with Chef Paul and our service staff.We look forward to having you as our guests again in the future.

Reviewed 16 October 2017

We sat in the kitchen to watch the chef. Fun and interesting experience. Beef wellington and halibut were excellent. Vegetable sides and desserts amazing too.

Thank marilyn w
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Dear Marilyn, thank you for sharing your dining experience at the Goldmoor. The Chef's table is special and allows to see behind the scene and the culinary activities. Thank you

Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We had dinner at the Goldmoor based on a friends recommendation and it wasn’t as good as we were expecting. First let me say the food was good, not great but not the best we’ve had in the Galena area. The building and grounds are...More

Thank CaribKat
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Dear CaribKat, thank you for your feed back. I am so sorry for the lack of service you received during your dinner at the Goldmoor and the disturbance of your neighbor booth. We pride ourselves in paying attention to details and attentive service is certainly...More

Reviewed 10 October 2017

Amazing and I can't wait to come back to enjoy again! Wonderful presentation and delightful to the taste! Don't miss these two offerings if on the menu when you dine!

Thank FallingforFall
Birgit R, Owner at Goldmoor Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Dear Fallingforfall, thank you very much for your complimentary review. We are delighted that you enjoyed the Beef Wellington and our breakfast offerings. We look forward to your next visit.

Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 11 hotels in Galena
Chestnut Mountain Resort
279 reviews
1.67 km away
Baymont by Wyndham Bellevue
404 reviews
5.60 km away
Longhollow Point Inn
26 reviews
8.10 km away
Worldmark Galena
106 reviews
8.10 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Spruce Harbor Inn
37 reviews
4.81 km away
Off Shore Bar and Grill
102 reviews
5.43 km away
Sunset Grille
84 reviews
2.52 km away
Nearby Attractions
Chestnut Mountain Resort
336 reviews
2.52 km away
Horseshoe Mound
77 reviews
7.60 km away
Casper Bluff Land and Water Reserve
46 reviews
3.34 km away
Thunderbay Falls
56 reviews
6.76 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Dolly2200
4 August 2018|
Answer
Response from greatmogul | Reviewed this property |
My understanding is that they close on Thanksgiving and Christmas so that staff can be with their families.
0
Votes
jaredsgirl
21 March 2018|
Answer
Response from Birgit R | Property representative |
Hi Jared, the dress code is nice- casual.We look forward to your visit. Thanks Birgit Radin
1
Vote
Ashley M
28 August 2015|
Answer
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.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

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
View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing