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Upcoming Events

Live Entertainment
at Frank O'Dowd's Pub
January-December 2016
Live Entertainment
at Frank O'Dowd's Pub
January-December 2016

live entertainmentShowcasing dynamic entertainers, the Frank O'Dowd's stage welcomes talented musicians on Friday and Saturday nights year round, with additional dates scheduled near holidays.

Mark Twain &
the Laughing River
at One Eleven Main
Fall 2016
Mark Twain &
the Laughing River

at One Eleven Main
Fall 2016

Jim Post as Mark TwainA nationally-acclaimed, one-man show in which the wit & wisdom of Mark Twain comes alive through the storytelling & song of singer-songwriter-performing artist, Jim Post.

Nouveau Menu Specials
Galena Restaurants
November 18-19, 2016
Nouveau Menu Specials
Galena Restaurants
November 18-19, 2016

wine glassThe chefs of Galena’s finest family of restaurants have assembled amazing menus. Visit a different restaurant at every meal to celebrate Nouveau.

Nouveau Weekend Package
The Irish Cottage
November 18-20, 2016
Nouveau Weekend Package
The Irish Cottage
November 18-20, 2016

nouveau wineCelebrate the first wine of the season with The Irish Cottage and Galena’s finest family of restaurants. Our weekend package will include lodging, a welcome wine reception, and special meals.

Thanksgiving Package
The Irish Cottage
November 24, 2016
Thanksgiving Package
The Irish Cottage
November 24, 2016

thanksgivingGather at The Irish Cottage for a stress-free Thanksgiving holiday. Package includes lodging and Thanksgiving meal.

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Private Dining & Weddings

Unique Experiences...Memorable Food & Drink!

Great food and drink, warm hospitality, and generations of traditions are the foundation of our family of restaurants - One Eleven Main, Vinny Vanucchi's and Frank O'Dowd's.

Specializing in custom dining experiences, no two events are the same.  Our culinary staff will work with you to craft the menu and beverages perfectly suited to your gathering. Whether you envision a casual cocktail gathering, a formal sit down meal or an intimate family-style dinner, our family of restaurants have the experience to make your vision a reality. 

Whether you are hosting a corporate gathering or a wedding, a holiday party or a rehearsal dinner, contact us today to begin the planning process:

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Whether your event is large or small, The Irish Cottage Boutique Hotel and Frank O'Dowd's Irish Pub & Grill can ensure your every need is met. With comfortable accommodations, an onsite restaurant (Frank O'Dowd's), an in-house spa, as well as a fitness center and an indoor pool, The Irish Cottage is a convenient and fun place to host your gathering.

From wedding ceremonies, receptions and rehearsal dinners to corporate meetings and motorcoach bus groups, our staff has experience hosting and planning a variety of events.

Sample of food selections:

Miniature Reubens
Stuffed Mushrooms
Capese Canapes
Miniature Quiche
Chicken Wings

Chocolate Dipped Strawberries
Cheesecake Sampler
Whiskey Butter Cookies

Frank O'Dowd's Irish Pub & Grill
at The Irish Cottage Boutique Hotel

9853 US Hwy 20
Galena, Illinois 61036

Guinness Marinated New York Strip
Chicken Allouette
Sweet & Savory Salmon
Peggy's Shepherd's Pie
Baked Lasagna

Signature Cocktails
Specialty Martinis
Imported & Domestic Beer
Wine Service

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Our private dining room is a loft-like experience located on the 3rd floor of the historic One Eleven Main building and is designed for parties of 25 or more. No where else in Galena will you find a completely private group room overlooking historic Main and Commerce Streets.  Menu options include appetizers, entrees and desserts featuring locally-sourced ingredients. A wide-selection of regionally brewed beer and drink pairings featuring midwest craft spirits.

Entrees selections include:

Arnold's Farm Pork Feature
BBQ Pork
Beef Pot Roast
Beef Stroganoff
Bourbon BBQ Sirloin
Braised Pork
Chicken 'n' Veggies
Cornmeal Fried Catfish
Duck Breast
Goat Cheese Salad

One Eleven Main
111 N. Main St.
Galena, Illinois 61036

Lange Farm Organic Beef Feature
Mac 'n' Cheese
NY Strip
Porterhouse Pork Chop
Steak 'n' Shrimp
Steak Salad

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Gatherings at Vinny Vanucchi's are simple—just choose entrees offered on one of six menu plans and leave the rest to us! All entrees served with baskets of Vinny's piping hot garlic bread; bowls of salad tossed in our sweet Vinny's Italian Vinaigrette House Dressing; and dishes of penne pasta with homemade marinara sauce. Complete your Italian feast with appetizer and dessert selections!

Large groups may dine in the Bistro featuring a private entrance and full service bar.

Entrees include:

Baked Lasagna
Baked Manicotti
Chicken Cacciatore
Chicken Marsala
Chicken Parmigiano
Chicken Piccata
Fettuccine Alfredo
Fettuccine Carbonara
Fettuccine Chicken Piccata
Fettuccine Di Mare
Fettuccine Seafood
Linguine Arrabiata with Sausage
Linguine Carbonara
Linguine Meat Sauce

Vinny Vanucchi's
201 S. Main St.
Galena, Illinois 61036

Penne Primavera
Penne Meatballs
Pepper Steak Italiano
Pollo Arrabiata
Pollo Compomare
Ravioli Romano
Sausage and Peppers
Sausage Compomare
Steak Marsala
Stuffed Shells Marinara
Stuffed Shells Romano
Tortellini Carbonara
Tortellini Romano
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