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Don & Penny's Restaurant

306 State St, Alton, IL 62002-6133
+1 618-465-9823
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good11%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
Aug 27, 2018
“Good Food”
Aug 15, 2018
“Best Mexican in Alton and weve tried them all ”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
306 State St, Alton, IL 62002-6133
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Went there for dinner on a Saturday night and was pleasantly surprised that it was a nice quaint place with good service and great food that was cooked to order. Some unusual menu items but very good.

Thank njtown
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

Finally did it, tried Don and Penny's and so regret not coming in sooner. Such a cool atmosphere, casual bar with wood and exposed brick. Friendly and very capable bartender/server. Margarita and beer as good as one would want. But the BEST part...the food. Tonight...More

Thank Dawn M
Reviewed August 8, 2017

From the historic woodwork to the shelves of liquor, this place is the quintessential bar; someplace to join friends to watch the game, or to commiserate a bad day at work. You can even have an intimate dinner in one of the booths or simply...More

1  Thank Annette S
Reviewed April 18, 2017

I was never a fan of this place. They have alright pizza, but it's definitely an old divorcee kind of place.

Thank AandE_G
Reviewed March 21, 2017

Whether you're there for the food or the drinks, Don and Penny's is my favorite place in Alton. They have a large menu which includes Cajun food. The prices are good, as is the ambiance. I like the place so much I took a group...More

Thank Doug G
Reviewed April 4, 2015

We were here last night to join friends and family for a birthday dinner. The parking isn't so great, but it's downtown Alton and to be expected. We entered into the bar, then were shown to our tables in the dining room. From the get-go,...More

1  Thank Cathy A
Reviewed January 27, 2015

We LOVE Don & Penny, the owners. They can usually be found at the bar, and we're always greeted by a friendly conversation and a hug. Penny cooks up some fantastic food, too! If you're looking for some reasonably priced drinks, this is a great...More

Thank anna-bella-bee
Reviewed August 22, 2013

this place is very welcoming and accommodating. I will return to this town just to come back and eat here. the staff as well as the patrons are super friendly. if you ever want to feel at home, this is the place.

1  Thank veggiegirl411
Reviewed March 6, 2012

located in the Downtown section, a good meeting place, staff friendly. Food good but not out of the ordinary.

Thank Vlad97
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  • Address: 306 State St, Alton, IL 62002-6133
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Alton
  • Phone Number: +1 618-465-9823
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