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Princivalli's Cafe

602 E 3rd St, Alton, IL 62002-6317
618-465-3255
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Ranked #9 of 84 restaurants in Alton
Cuisines: Italian
Most recent review
- Jan 19, 2014
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St. Louis, MO
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38 reviews 38 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

stopped as a family on a Sunday for lunch after exploring the great River Road. menu is pretty standard Italian pizza. Italian dressing and grilled chicken was quite good but the remainder of the salad was standard fare nothing special. overly salty or old olives. pizza was fine thin crust but not memorable. food came out quickly but the waitstaff... More

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Russellville, Arkansas
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49 reviews 49 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013 via mobile

Had the pizza and would highly recommend if you like thin crust pizza. Even just plain cheese pizza fast great....almost like the sauce was homemade?

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Rosenberg, Texas
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73 reviews 73 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013 via mobile

The house salad dressing is very good! Our waitress was very sweet! The pizza was excellent as well! We hope to come back through and stop here again. It's right off the river too- very cool!

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Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

This Italian cafe if one of my favorite places to dine at when i am visiting Alton. The pizza special is very good. Thin crust pizza with 2 toppings and a side salad and drink for under $10.00. Pleasant atmosphere and just a couple of blocks up from the River. I certainly recommend visiting this restaurant when in Alton.

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Godfrey, IL
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

My husband and I love this restaurant. They have something for everyone. The thin crust pizza is my favorite. Staff very friendly. We go there 2-3 times per month.

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Fordland, Missouri
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

Loved the artichoke app. and the thin crust pizza. Friend had the chicken parm. and finished the whole thing. (Last visit had a sandwich and was not impressed. MUCH better this time.)

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Godfrey
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39 reviews 39 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

I don't eat here very often because it's on the other end of town from me, but the handful of times I have, it's been terrific. Not only is the good great, but it's a nice little place with a pleasant atmosphere and you can get a good glass of wine for a decent price.

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Florida City, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013

Love their sandwiches and pizza. Great neighborhood restaurant. They have free wi-fi and are open 7 days a week. I also like their salads. Best of all, their prices are very reasonable.

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Horicon, Wisconsin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

food was ok, service was a little slow and not real friendly - price reasonably. I probably wouldn't go again.

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Oakland, California
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149 reviews 149 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

Tried this restaurant based on Trip Advisor reviews and was not disappointed. I'm glad I called ahead because they closed at 7:30 on Friday evening! Enjoyed the pizza; the 12 inch for one person was more than enough food. Lots of families and regulars come here. A very non-descript area; at first I thought I had the wrong address. Friendly... More

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