Start your day at Galena Bakehouse, a craft grab and go bakery on Galena's charming Main Street. Enjoy our housemade pastries, always made from scratch, using the highest quality ingredients possible.
Savor our baked empanadas, available in breakfast and lunch flavors. Our croissant pastries are hand laminated in house using the finest European butter and chocolate. Try one of our gluten free options such as muffins, cheesy biscuits, or our homemade macarons. Round out your visit with a cup of our locally roasted coffee or espresso or a bottle of champagne. Whether looking for a quick snack, an Insta-worthy picnic lunch, or decadent dessert, there is something for everyone at Galena Bakehouse. Eat like a local!
Geoff & Alex Arroyo-Karnish moved to Galena from Manhattan in 2019 to manage the historic Inn at Felt Manor. In returning to their midwestern roots they quickly fell in love with the picturesque charm of Main Street. Galena Bakehouse was created out of a dream to provide quality homemade food to everyone in Galena in a quick and convenient setting. By popular demand, the previous innkeepers, Chef Geoff and Sous-Chef Alex are thrilled to curate treats and picnics for all!
THE PEOPLE HAVE SPOKEN
"What a delicious, fantastic concept!! Covers all your needs for a delicious bite or the most perfect picnic, champagne and all.The empanadas are perfectly made, from texture to flavor and size. Love love love!” -Mari; Google, August 2023
“Galena Bakehouse is a top notch bakery and coffee shop. They have beautifully crafted, pastries and snacks, and the coffee is wonderful. Better yet, the owners are friendly and cheerful. It’s always a great experience to drop in to the Galena Bakehouse!” - Chris; Google, July 2023
“The cutest little bakery with the best coffee in town. I got a ice latte with oat milk and caramel everyday that they were open! They are also very friendly! They have very cute merchandise and even sell their own coffee beans we bought a bag to bring home. They also serve lunch food the buffalo chicken empanada was amazing!” - NJ; TripAdvisor, August 2023
“Small bakery with a great variety. We had the egg & sausage and hash brown empanadas. They warm them for you so they are good & hot. The dough is so flaky! Service was quick & friendly.” - Cyndi; Yelp, August 2023
"Gotta get the Spanish Almond Cake - tastes like heaven! Also offered GF muffins and Argentinian Cheese buns. Try them all!" -Msmakrita; TripAdvisor April 2023
"Galena Bakehouse is extremely cute and has great food and coffee, to boot! I got a warm pumpkin muffin and a cold brew, both of which were excellent. I'll be stopping here a lot.” - Ben; Google, September 2021
🥐 BREAKFAST 🥐 LUNCH 🥐 ESPRESSO 🥐 PICNICS 🥐