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112 W 3rd St, Alton, IL 62002-6207
618-462-1175
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4:00 pm - 2:00 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: Late Night

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  • 22
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    Very good
  • 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
One of my Alton favorites

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.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
nitpicky00
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Alton, IL
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godrey
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
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
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
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 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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Godfrey, Illinois
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Mom and daughter afternoon out-had two different flavoured chocolate martinis,which were very good!Also tried smoked salmon Rangoon-yumms!!Great service.Very nice time.

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GODFREY
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20 reviews 20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

If your into Hi End Cocktails and like the menu of elclectic foods and drinks Bossanova is your place, Chocolate Martinis, and so much more the beartenders and staf are freindly and fun, good Jazz and music on weekends,

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Bethalto
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101 reviews 101 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

This is a quaint little bar/restaurant nestled in the old section of Alton. Monday night pizza's are good, but their martinis's are splendid. Our group gets together every few months here, and we try our hardest to try as many as we can. Many of them are named after James Bond Characters. good selection of beer also

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Alton, Illinois
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

If there's an in-crowd in Alton, you'll find it at Bossanova. Especially on Monday nights when the designer pizzas are $5.Don't miss the art behind the bar -- or the martinis. Review is based on multiple visits of various kinds over several years. Outdoor seating in season provides a good street scene.

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Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

The mussels at Bossanova are fantastic. Great value. Serving size is large. Our lingurean pizzette was also very delicious. Had a good selection of beers.

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The Villages, Florida
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56 reviews 56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

This great little place is located in an old storefront in downtown Alton. It sits among other restaurants and gift shops. They have seating inside and a few tables out on the sidewalk. Great atmosphere. The place is usually hopping every evening. Their menu offers salads, appetizers, full dinners and pizzettes, ( pizza) which are rather tasty. They have a... More 

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Restaurant Details

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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