One Eleven Main
111 North Main Street
Galena, Illinois 815.777.8030
Friday & Saturday
11 a.m.-10 p.m.
11 a.m.-9 p.m.
4 p.m.-9 p.m.
Recognized as an Ag Leader
With their roots firmly planted in the Illinois soil, Jack Coulter and the
culinary team at One Eleven Main were recognized for their contribution to
Illinois agri-tourism. One Eleven Main was the only Illinois restaurant in 2012 to
receive the distinguished honor.
As part of the Office of the Comptroller's
"Agri-Tourism Day" at the Illinois
State Fair in Springfield, One Eleven Main and other Agriculture leaders from throughout
the state were presented with proclamations celebrating their achievements and continuing
In a press release, the late Judy Baar Topinka explained, "One Eleven Main is a restaurant that
highlights dishes from local farmers, artisans and food purveyors, with
locally-sourced ingredients. The business educates the public and promotes
tourism for our state, and I thank the many people who work so hard to make it
Agriculture is the number one industry in Illinois in terms of economic impact,
contributing more than $8.85 billion to the state's economy annually. The
state's 72,500 farms utilize 75 percent of Illinois land, including some of the
most fertile soil in the world. Agri-tourists promote agriculture and tourism
through a wide range of activities, including picking farm products, riding
horses, learning about wine and cheese-making, and shopping for local and
regional produce or hand-crafted gifts.