Welcome to Lieber's Boxcar Express

Our restaurant is amazing in every way, from the friendly service to the delicious food!

Contact Us : (309) 343-4626

  • Who We Are


    The Boxcar Express Family

    The Galesburg Boxcar Express has recently undergone a name change but still has the same owner and is still gladly serving the community since we opened in 1982. We are local and family owned, which helps us be able to meet the customer needs quickly and efficiently while maintain the highest quality of food and taste.

    Weather you are looking for the perfect place to come have dinner with your family, or planning your child's birthday party, we are here to accommodate. We have a wide variety of spuds, salads, and sandwiches that is bound to satisfy any appetite.

    We also have catering available as well, so if you are needing someone to bring in some delicious and easy to eat food for your next board meeting or conference, let us know and we can help make that happen.

  • Catering

    Catering Options

    Sack Lunch Meals - 12 person min. order

    Your choice of a regular 6" sandwich with ham/Swiss, ham/turkey/cheese, turkey, smoked turkey, tuna, ham/salami/cheese, or veggie (2 cheese) all served on either French, wheat, or rye bread.

    A bag of chips and a cookie is also in included

    $5.50 per person

    Taco Salad - 12 person min order

    A tortilla bowl with lettuce, shredded cheese, chili, diced tomatoes, tortilla chips, sour cream, and diced onions.

    $5.50 per person

    Party Sandwiches

    Caboose - 2 Feet Feeds 10 to 12 - $30.00

    Side Car - 4 Feet Feeds 20 to 24 - $53.00

    Boxcar - 6 Feet Feeds 30 to 36 - $74.00

    More than 6' contact us for pricing and we will see what we can haul in for you!

    Sandwich includes ham,, cappicola, pepperoni, salami, and provolone cheese. You can customize it too based o pricing and availability.

    Sandwich Bar - 12 person min order

    A party sandwich (2 feet) that can be your choice of any one of the regular sandwiches from the menu. A bag of chips and potato salad or macaroni salad included.

    $4.50 per person

    Potato Bar- 12 person min order

    Toppings include Chili, chopped cheddar, lettuce, diced tomatoes, diced onions, green peppers, melted cheddar, bacon bits, and sour cream.

    $5.50 per person

    Soup/Chili Bar with Crackers and Sliced Bread- 12 person min order

    Choose from one of the following:

    • Chili
    • Broccoli and Cheese
    • Chicken Noodle
    • Cheesy Potato
    • Wisconsin Cheese

    $4.50 per person


    At Boxcar Express we offer a great place to hold you child's next birthday party. We have a large room big enough to accommodate a large group of partiers and their parents. We also have arcade games as well with plenty of seating in either booths or tables depending on the need.

    Kids Party Pack

    The Kid's Party Pack consists of your choice of a 4" sandwich of either ham, turkey, or roast beef. A bag of chips is included and one of our famous cookies or a kids size pudding.

    $4.00 per person

  • Hours of Operation

    • Monday 7:00 AM — 10:00 PM
    • Tuesday 7:00 AM — 10:00 PM
    • Wednesday 7:00 AM — 10:00 PM
    • Thursday 7:00 AM — 10:00 PM
    • Friday 7:00 AM — 11:00 PM
    • Saturday 7:00 AM — 10:00 PM
    • Sunday 7:00 AM — 10:00 PM

    For employment opportunities, please print and fill out an application here and bring it into our restaurant!

    Contact Us!


    1974 N. Henderson St.
    Galesburg, IL


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