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602 E 3rd St, Alton, IL 62002-6317
618-465-3255
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10:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Delivery

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  • 17
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  • 14
    Very good
  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great food! Good service, great value!!!

Visited for lunch with senior BUS trip. Servers really great,food excellent! I had the thin crust pizza, it was great, side salad, drink, under $10. Others had BLT's, mostacollli, eggplant Parmesan, spaghetti, a varying array. All were pleased, EXCEPT that they were a bit overwhelmed with the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 22, 2015
Betty Z
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Litchfield, Illinois
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35 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Litchfield, Illinois
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

Visited for lunch with senior BUS trip. Servers really great,food excellent! I had the thin crust pizza, it was great, side salad, drink, under $10. Others had BLT's, mostacollli, eggplant Parmesan, spaghetti, a varying array. All were pleased, EXCEPT that they were a bit overwhelmed with the bus and regular customers. Then someone in our party ordered Cheesecake!!!! I split... More 

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Godfrey, Illinois
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

This locally owned pizza place is one of our regular places to eat, there pizza is thin crust and is very good. The also have the best garlic cheese bread in town. Service is always quick and the food is consistently good quality.

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Flint, Michigan
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61 reviews 61 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Maybe it was because I had been working hard all day, the pizza here was exquisite. I ate much of the cheesy bread on my own as well as are much of the deluxe pizza and even helped devour the meat lovers. The food was all delicious and made me want to continue eating Only issue is for the lactose... More 

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godrey
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Awesome food, and awesome prices-eggplant parmesan is the best anywhere-even better than the hill in st louis. Prices are very reasonable. Personal pizza 2 toppings, salad and drink-$9-and i usually take some home-chicken parmesan and lasagna awesome-salads are delicious. Hours are not the best-close earlier than most restaurants.

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Bluffton, South Carolina
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91 reviews 91 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015 via mobile

Pleasant ambiance. Noticed a lot if people in there so we popped in. Sandwiches were more bread than meat, salad was okay, toasted ravioli was over-cooked. Service was disappointing, others came in after us and were served before us. It was crowded, so maybe just more people than they are accustomed to serving for lunch.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015 via mobile

Great service. Good food. No complaints here. The staff were friendly, willing to help us quickly. Food was pretty good. Soda cups were great in size.

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Alton, Illinois
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42 reviews 42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

I had been to this establishment before, and I was excited to meet friends there during the holidays. I was truly disappointed when my Chef Salad arrived with lettuce, cheese, a tomato, and a bit of meat. The dressing was good, so that made up for the minimal salad. Since I have enjoyed this place in the past, I will... More 

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Hannibal, Missouri
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

A local enthusiastically recommended this place for a carryout pizza, as there were no pizza places where we were staying about ten miles away. Took about 15 minutes for a thin-crust 16" pizza, pretty tasty, $14.95 for ours with toppings requested. Friendly service in this family-owned restaurant. Recommend you use the parking lot on the south side of the building.... More 

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Maryland Heights, Missouri
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66 reviews 66 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

What a great surprise! I was invited to join some family members at Princivalli's. It was my first visit. The exterior, and interior for that matter, are plain. The food is plain good. The service was friendly and efficient. The menu offers an interesting variety of Italian dishes - some vegetarian. The beer and wine selections are modest, but appropriate... More 

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Illinois
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This is a great little place for great salads and pasta. There salads are always fresh and crispy. I love their meatballs. They have great pizza too. We have eaten lunch there mostly but have had dinner there a few times.The service is good and efficient. The atmosphere is comfortable.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 602 E 3rd St, Alton, IL 62002-6317
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Alton
  • Phone Number: 618-465-3255

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm

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