COVID-19 Information & Updates

The Galena Area Chamber of Commerce is tracking the COVID-19 crisis closely, evaluating our programs and events, and working hard to provide you with the most updated facts and data. These are challenging times with information changing daily. As always, if you have any questions about COVID-19 or you are seeking best practices or resources for your company, please visit our website and Facebook page for important updates. We are here for you as a resource and advocate to help. Our Main st. Office is closed through April 7th, however, we are working from home and researching ways to assist our members on a daily basis.

Together, we will move forward and weather these uncertain times.

Shop local.  We’re in this together.

Local businesses need your support now more than ever.

Area Restaurant Offerings through April 30th, 2020


Amelia’s Under the Lamplight – Carryout
Ayalas – Carryout
Ayalas las Margaritas – Carryout
Big Bill’s Sandwich & Coffee Bar – Carryout
Campeche – Delivery & Carryout
Cannova’s Pizzeria – Delivery & Carryout
Casey’s Pizza – Delivery & Carryout
Courtyard at DeSoto House Hotel – Carryout
Culver’s – Drive through only
Dillon’s Tavern & Pizza – Carryout
Durty Gurt’s Burger Joynt – Delivery & Carryout
Emmy Lou’s – Carryout
Frank O’Dowd’s Pub & Grill – Carryout, Fri.- Sat.
Fried Green Tomatoes – Carryout & Delivery
Galena Brewing Company – Carryout
Galena Juicery & Meal Prep – Carryout
Generals’ Restaurant at DeSoto House Hotel – Carryout
Gobbie’s Sports Pub & Eatery
 – Carryout
Green Street Tavern at DeSoto House Hotel – Carryout
Kaladi’s .925 Coffee Bar – Carryout
Log Cabin Steakhouse – Curbside pick-up & delivery
Los Aztecas – Carryout
McDonald’s – Drive through only
Paisanos at Eagle Ridge – Delivery & carryout
Pudgy’s – Carryout & curbside pick-up

Subway – Curbside pickup and drive-through

Apple River

Sidetrack Inn – Carryout
Thriving Thistle Bistro – Carryout & Delivery

East Dubuque

Happy Joe’s Pizza & Ice Cream – Carryout & Delivery
Lacoma Golf Course – Carryout
Mid-Town Marina – Curbside pick-up
Mulgrew’s Tavern & Liquor Store – Carryout & curbside pick-up
The Otherside – Delivery & curbside pick-up
Thumser’s 19th Hole – Carryout 


E-Town Coffee Co. – Delivery & Carryout
Jug’s Main Street Tap – Delivery & Carryout
Small Town Saloon – Carryout & curbside pick -up


Hangover Tap – Carryout


The Rafters – Carryout


JM’s Tap – Carryout
Hilltop – Curbside pick-up & Delivery

Scales Mound

Southside Hornets Pub & Grille – Carryout & Delivery


JJ & Freddies – Carryout
McDonald’s – Drive through only
Stella’s Café & Catering – Carryout & Delivery
Subway – Curbside pick-up & drive-through


Chubz Pub & Grub – Carryout & Delivery

Beer, Wine & Spirit Offerings through April 7, 2020

No tastings or tours are available.

Blaum Bros. Distilling Co: Curbside pick-up and in-store retail sales
Fergedaboudit Winery: Curbside pick-up
Galena Cellars Winery (downtown Galena): Curbside pick-up Wed.-Sat. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. & Sun. 11 a.m.- 5 p.m
Galena Brewing Co: Growler sales and refills Thurs-Sun. 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Jamies Wine Studio: Curbside pick-up Fri.-Sun.
Massbach Ridge Winery Tasting Room: Retail sales only Sat. 11 a.m.- 7 p.m.
Massbach Ridge Winery Vineyard: Curbside pick-up

** Food and beverage pick up and delivery times may vary, please call location for further information.

Local stores offering online shopping


Galena Brewing Co.: Open 4 p.m.-7 p.m. daily
Hermanos Latinos II Mexican Store: 245 N. Main St., Galena. Open Mon.-Fri. 11 a.m.- 8 p.m. & Sat.-Sun. 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
La Unica Mexicana Grocery Store: 218 N. Commerce St., Galena. Open 10:30 a.m.-8 p.m. daily
Sullivans Foods: Open 7 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily
Tammy’s Piggly Wiggly: Open 8 a.m.-7 p.m. daily
Walmart, Galena: Open 7 a.m.-8:30 p.m. daily

Area Events

Galena Area Event postponements and cancellations can be found here: or

Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program

Small business owners in all U.S. states and territories are currently eligible to apply for a low-interest loan due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Click here to apply.

Find more information on the SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loans at:

The SBA will work directly with state Governors to provide targeted, low-interest loans to small businesses and non-profits that have been severely impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19). The SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan program provides small businesses with working capital loans of up to $2 million that can provide vital economic support to small businesses to help overcome the temporary loss of revenue they are experiencing. 

For Illinois Business Owners:

State and Local Guidance:

 Following the recommended precautions from the state and local levels in regard to COVID-19 at gatherings and community events, many Galena businesses have been required to adjust their hours and service options. In addition, many spring happenings have been canceled or postponed. These actions have been taken to protect the health of the visitors and the local community.

As health officials learn more about the COVID-19 virus, the overall consensus is to be aware, be prepared, stay informed and practice healthy habits and preventable actions, including social distancing.

Below is a list of helpful informational links:


Five questions and answers for employers during the Covid 19 crisis:

Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) Information for Small Business Owners

Assisting Small Business Development Centers & Resources:

Stay at Home order essential Business Guidance:

For Wisconsin Business Owners:

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