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1334 Central Park Drive, #1, Fairview Heights, IL 62269
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4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Seating

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Great meal in a nice setting

First, I need to point out that this restaurant has moved a couple times and is now located in O’Fallon, IL - near the movie theater. I have not been to this restaurant in more than 5 years. I had the beef marsala, which was a filet mignon with a marsala wine sauce. It was fantastic - perfectly... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 8, 2015
Dave K
Saint Louis, Missouri
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English first
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32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice restaurant with the higher prices to match. Great service but smaller portions of their just ok tasting Italian dishes. Maybe a nice place for to take a date. It might impress her but bring more cash. They are trying to be fancy but they need a new chef or recipes. Take it from an Italian. They... More 

1 Thank Tim o
Centralia, Illinois
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52 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Stopped with a few friends for dinner on a Friday night. The restaurant was full but not overly so. Our waiter was excellent but none of us felt the food was worthy of a return visit. The salad was drowned in dressing. The bruschetta had almost no tomato, was more like cheesy pesto bread. The grilled fish was fine but... More 

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Woodstock, Georgia
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104 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

We have been to Mungo's Original Italian Restaurant many times .After the rams/Steelers game Sunday we dined at Mungo's --Just plan and simply the VERY best there is anywhere-- Simple décor / great service and as always a Special dining experience . We both had the Chicken Tony / but eh Steak Tony is just as great - I had... More 

Thank DandyDon21
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

The food was absolutely amazing and Service was really good! The food is a little pricey but well worth it If you like Italian food this is the place to go A+++

Thank Robert S
Belleville, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

Great food all the time. Great service all the time. Owner and workers all have class and are fun to be around... Food is out of the world

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IllinosNunzio, creator of Mungos at Mungos, responded to this review

This is why I have been in the restaurant industry for 49 years .Thank you. More 

Albers, IL
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

We took another couple here for a date night. The four of us each had something different and all four of us were thrilled with what we had and had to taste a bite of everyone else's as well. The Mungo salad is always amazing! The wait staff is quick with refills on everything, friendly, and knowledgable of menu items.... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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50 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

First, I need to point out that this restaurant has moved a couple times and is now located in O’Fallon, IL - near the movie theater. I have not been to this restaurant in more than 5 years. I had the beef marsala, which was a filet mignon with a marsala wine sauce. It was fantastic - perfectly cooked tasty.... More 

Thank Dave K
Benton, Kentucky, United States
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

We were coming home from a family reunion & decided to spend the night in St. Louis. We would thought that we would find a nice restaurant with a good motel close by. We looked at several nice restaurants on Yelp Urban Spoon and Trip Advisor and finally decided on Mungos. We drove to where it said that Mungos was,... More 

1 Thank Clay C
Belleville, Illinois
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Mungo's has recently relocated to Central Park Drive in O'Fallon, Illinois. Their new location has ample parking and easy to find. The interior is well partitioned to allow folks to carry on conversations without annoying cross talk. The food was excellent! The salad with their own house dressing was outstanding accompanied with their hot fresh baked Italian bread. The Veal... More 

1 Thank Raymond James O
Fenton, Missouri
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52 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

So glad they have reopened!! I took an out of town friend there and she can't wait to go back. The salads are amazing!! You can't go there and not have a salad. We had Beef Tony and Beef Sotto. They both melted in your mouth! You could cut them with a butter knife! You can't go wrong with anything... More 

1 Thank Michelle N

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1334 Central Park Drive, #1, Fairview Heights, IL 62269
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Fairview Heights
  • Phone Number: 16186326864

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
  • Cuisine: Italian


Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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