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112 W 3rd St, Alton, IL 62002-6207
618-462-1175
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4:00 pm - 3:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 3:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Bossanova the of the best

Bossanova has great food , great atmosphere,great martin's . The owner just opened another restaurant only a block from Bossanova called Eliza P's with great burgers and 60 beers on tap every one that has been to Bossanova should check them out

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
Denis W
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Jerseyville, Illinois
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Jerseyville, Illinois
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Bossanova has great food , great atmosphere,great martin's . The owner just opened another restaurant only a block from Bossanova called Eliza P's with great burgers and 60 beers on tap every one that has been to Bossanova should check them out

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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Went here for a ladies night and the food was phenomenal, as were the drinks. It's a small restaurant/bar and when we walked in there was a musky odor and it was dark, I was a little skeptical but they blew me away. Everything was good and I can attest to that because we all just ooed and awwed as... More 

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Maineville, Ohio, United States
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

I visited this place just for drinks with a couple of friends and we had a great time. The service was very good although they were very busy. I had a traditional style gin martini and it was one of the best I've ever had.

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Illinois
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Went for a light dinner after touring the establishments in Alton, great food, friendly service, and very good martinis. Would definitely go back and try something different.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

If u want good food and drink in downtown Alton, this is one of many good choices. My local favorite. Menu is not huge, but entrees are well-thought out, and so delicious. From pizza to grilled chicken or fish - everything is very good. Its small and quaint, but very welcoming. Price is a lil high, but well worth it.... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Bosanova's is our favorite haunt. We love the food but the main reason we go back again and again is the staff. The manager, Jill, has become a good friend because she listens to my stories and treats me as a friend. Steve and Kevin are awesome bartenders who know us and what we like to drink. Servers like Becky,... More 

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godrey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

I liked a different offering of food, but overpriced for what you get-I usually have leftovers, but not much there.

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Alton, IL
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Martini bar that offers a wide range of beers and has an excellent food menu. They offer several unique topping pizzas which are always delicious. Muted decor is complimented by dim lighting making you feel like you're in a big city establishment.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

I have been here two times and had pizza both times. The service was friendly. The pizza was great both times! I will be back soon!

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Alton, Illinois
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

This is my favorite spot for an evening in Alton. The food is awesome from their smallish menu. I appreciate the quality and presentation of the food here. The fish tacos are great and the chef really knows his stuff. The atmosphere is quaint with local artists work displayed and the bar is well stocked with top shelf Liquor to... More 

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Additional Information about Bossanova

Address: 112 W 3rd St, Alton, IL 62002-6207
Phone Number: 618-462-1175
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Alton
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday 4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday 4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday 4:00 pm - 3:00 am
Saturday 4:00 pm - 3:00 am

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 112 W 3rd St, Alton, IL 62002-6207
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Alton
  • Phone Number: 618-462-1175
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
4:00 pm - 3:00 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 3:00 am

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