Yelp recently released its list of the top 100 restaurants in the United States for 2022.
No Galesburg restaurants made the cut, and only two in Illinois measured up for Yelp’s list.
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In this article we will show two lists: Galesburg’s highest rated restaurants, which shows which restaurants have the straight up highest ratings by Yelp reviewers, and the Yelp “recommended” list, which uses an algorithm, explained here, to rank restaurants.
Without further delay, in reverse order, here are the top places to eat in Galesburg, according to reviewers who post to the Yelp website and app.
Highest-rated Galesburg restaurants
6. Innkeeper’s Fresh Roasted Coffee
Innkeeper’s Fresh Roasted Coffee, 80 N. Seminary St., is a family-owned and operated roastery committed to offering the finest, freshest, most flavorful and aromatic coffee available. They carry a wide-variety of baked goods and offer a full lunch menu with daily specials.
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5. El Jarochito
The only Mexican restaurant to crack the top six, El Jarochito is located at 164 S. Academy St.
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4. Craft on Seminary Street
Craft, 41 S. Seminary St., is a full table service restaurant, cocktail lounge, outdoor patio, and market side offering butcher and deli case items. Made from scratch dishes crafted from locally sourced ingredients to bring you a farm-to-fork experience.
From its signature beef, pork and chicken bulgogi to grilled cut beef short ribs to BiBimBap and so much more, Koreana, 323 E. Main St., offers flavors hard to find in central Illinois.
2. Landmark Cafe & Creperie
See hearty crepes prepared in the authentic European fashion on an open grill at the Landmark Cafe & Creperie, 62 S. Seminary St. From wholesome soups to irresistible dessert crepes, gourmet coffee and cocktails, The Landmark is a favorite spot for a snack or intimate dining.
baked, 57 S. Seminary St., is the lone pizza restaurant to make the top six, and it comes in at No. 1. It’s a fun, quick, healthy food establishment featuring unique pizzas, sandwiches and soups.
Yelp’s top recommended Galesburg restaurants
5. 156 East Bar & Grill
Located at 156 E Main St., this restaurant of the same name offers a wide variety of sandwiches, entrees and daily specials.
3. Landmark Cafe & Creperie
2. The Packinghouse
Offering steaks, sandwiches, salad bar and more, The Packinghouse restaurant, 441 Mulberry St., is located right next to Amtrak station in a unique former meat processing plant.
1. Craft on Seminary Street
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