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Princivalli's Cafe

602 E 3rd St, Alton, IL 62002-6317
618-465-3255
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Ranked #12 of 87 Restaurants in Alton
Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Delivery
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Dining options: Delivery
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English first
Illinois
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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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illinois
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Just off of the Clark Bridge & across from St.Mary's church, Princivalli's Cafe is a great place for a casual lunch or dinner. A nice view of the Mississippi River enhances the experience where the food is always fresh, home-made & excellent. Available is St.Louis style pizza & subs plus a variety of tasty Italian dishes & wonderfully fresh salads,... More 

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Alton, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Princivalli's is a very good Italian restaurant in Alton. I have ate there on many occasions and have never had a bad meal. The staff is very nice and helpful. I was there a few days ago and had delicious baked lasagna. My only complaint is that overall they are very slow. It usually takes a half hour after you... More 

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St. Louis, MO
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55 reviews 55 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 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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53 reviews 53 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 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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87 reviews 87 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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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Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 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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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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
21 helpful votes 21 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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Additional Information about Princivalli's Cafe

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

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