Entertainment & Dining


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Entertainment & Dining Businesses in Hanover 


219 Jefferson St. 

Hanover, IL 61041

Friendly, spacious neighborhood bar with daily drink specials. The grill is open for breakfast and lunch weekdays and Saturday. Also visit BOOTLEGGER TOO in Savanna. 


Charlie’s Place

213 Jefferson St. 

Hanover, IL 61041

All-day breakfast; homemade soups/specials; Friday all-you-can-eat walleye; Friday through Saturday, prime rib; Saturday, ribs. Full carry-out menu. Sunday through Thursday, 7 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.; Friday though Saturday, 7 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Closed Tuesdays. 

Chestnut Mountain Resort



8700 W. Chestnut Road

Galena, IL 61036

Chestnut Mountain Resort is a full-service resort overlooking the Mississippi River. Chesnut Mountain Resort has 119 hotel rooms along with a full-service dining room, lounge and gift shops. In the winter enjoy some of the best skiing and snowboarding in the Midwest. 


Dolly’s Kitchen

202 Jefferson St. 

Hanover, IL 61041


Pizza made fresh to order, plus a full grill menu

Emerald City Ice Cream Parlor



205 Jefferson St., Box 268

Hanover, IL 61041


16 flavors. Open April through October. 


Storybrook Country Club



2124 W Storybrook Rd.

Hanover, IL 61041

Storybrook Country Club is open to the public and offers great rates on memberships and cart rental. We think you will find our 18-hole course challenging—the front nine features water on every hole and the back nine offers some of the most beautiful holes in this area. Take a break in our clubhouse and enjoy some good food and your favorite beverage. 

The Artful Lodger



500 Washington St.

PO Box 652

Hanover, IL 61041

A newly-renovated Victorian mansion in Hanover, just minutes from historic Galena and Chestnut Mountain Ski Resort. Seven guest rooms, European-style accommodations; an affordable alternative for couples, families, and small groups escape to the country in comfort and style. Special emphasis on personal wellness through nature-related activities, arts awareness programs, and music workshops. 


Viking Inn

200-2 Jefferson St. 

Hanover, IL 61041


Lively local pub at the location of the old Hanover State Bank, where no one’s a stranger for long. “Whitey’s” is open until 1:00 a.m., and we feature fresh-made pizza and sandwiches. 


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