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Alongi's Italian Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner
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Menu

ANTIPASTI​
Cup $2.99
Bowl $3.99
Italian Wedding Soup
Pebble pasta and tiny meatballs in a classic broth.
Cup $2.99
Bowl $3.99
Minestrone
Tomato​ based Italian vegetable soup.
Cup $2.99
Bowl $3.99
Potato Soup
Rich and creamy, seasoned with bacon and leeks.
$3.99
Garlic Cheese Bread
Crusty​ Italian bread topped with provolone cheese. served with marinara sauce
$5.99
Toasted Ravioli
Square pasta stuffed with beef, lightly breaded and fried in canola oil. Served with marinara sauce
$5.99
Fried Mozzarella
Breaded mozzarella served with marinara sauce
$6.99
Italian Sampler
Toasted ravioli, garlic cheese bread, and fried mozzarella. Served with marinara sauce
$5.50
Mini Pizza
Your choice of toppings on our original 7 inch crust
$6.25
3 Cheese Artichoke Dip
A rich and creamy blend of artichokes, roasted peppers, smoked gouda, pepper jack and cream cheese. Served with herb crusted crostini
$5.25
Fresh Mozzarella and Tomato
Fresh mozzarella and sliced tomatoes, drizzled with extra virgin olive oil seasoned with herbs and spices
$5.99
Bruschetta
Oven toasted Italian bread topped with fresh tomatoes, olives onions, basil, garlic and parmesean cheese. garnished with balsamic vinegar.
PASTA​
Served with alongi's house salad, caesar salad or cup of soup.
$8.99
Alongi's house salad
Caesar salad
Cup of soup
Small sicilian $+1.99
Manderin salad $+1.99
Spaghetti
With tomato basil sauce
$9.99
Alongi's house salad
Caesar salad
Cup of soup
Small sicilian $+1.99
Manderin salad $+1.99
Nana's Meatballs with Spaghetti
Two large homemade meatballs, made with the alongi's family recipe, served with meatsauce over spaghetti
$9.99
Alongi's house salad
Caesar salad
Cup of soup
Small sicilian $+1.99
Manderin salad $+1.99
Pasta Roma
Penne and shell pastas with mozzarella and provolone cheese in meat sauce
$10.99
With butter and garlic sauce (big guy's favorite) $10.99
Alongi's house salad
Caesar salad
Cup of soup
Small sicilian $+1.99
Manderin salad $+1.99
Tortellini
Pasta stuffed with beef and cheese in meat sauce
$10.99
Alongi's house salad
Caesar salad
Cup of soup
Small sicilian $+1.99
Manderin salad $+1.99
Eggplant Parmagiano
Breaded eggplant, fried, layered with marinara sauce. And mozzarella cheese. Choice of side of pasta
$9.99
Alongi's house salad
Caesar salad
Cup of soup
Small sicilian $+1.99
Manderin salad $+1.99
Cavatelli Con Broccoli
Shell pasta, broccoli and mushrooms in our garlic cream sauc
$11.99
Alongi's house salad
Caesar salad
Cup of soup
Small sicilian $+1.99
Manderin salad $+1.99
Lasagna
Layers​ of pasta, beef sausage, ricotta, parmesean and mozzarella cheeses, baked in our marinara sauce
$10.99
Alongi's house salad
Caesar salad
Cup of soup
Small sicilian $+1.99
Manderin salad $+1.99
Veggie Lasagna
Layers of pasta, caramelized red onions, zucchini and mushrooms with mozzarella and ricotta cheeses
$11.99
Alongi's house salad
Caesar salad
Cup of soup
Small sicilian $+1.99
Manderin salad $+1.99
Cannelloni Alfredo
A pair of large noodles stuffed with beef, baked in our alfredo sauce and mozzarella cheese
PIZZA​
All the toppings you want for the same price: pepperoni, hamburger, Italian sausage, mushroom, green pepper, onion, cheese, and anchovies
Small 9" $8.99
Medium 12" $12.99
King size 14" $14.99
Our Original Thin Crust Pizza
Over one million served since 1933!
A soft sweet crust that melts in your mouth
$7.99
9" Margherita Home Style Crust Pizza
Traditional pizza with tomato sauce, basil, fresh mozzarella
$7.99
9" Chicken Alfredo Home Style Crust Pizza
Pizza with alfredo sauce, mozzarella cheese and grilled chicken
$7.99
9" Create Your Own Home Style Crust Pizza
Pizza made with your choice of toppings
CALZONES​
$6.99
Pepperoni Calzone
Pizza dough stuffed with pepperoni and mozzarella cheese.
$6.99
Veggie Calzone
Pizza dough stuffed with carmelized red onions, zucchini, mushrooms and mozzarella cheese
INSALATA​
Small $3.99
Large $5.99
House Salad with Alongi's House Dressing
Mixed greens with pepperoni, tomatoes, red onions and mozzarella cheese.
Small $3.99
Large $5.99
Grilled chicken $+2.50
Shripmp $+3.00
Caesar Salad
Romaine​ lettuce combined with parmesean cheese and our caesar dressing.
$7.25
Grilled Chicken Salad
Chicken breast with mixed greens, tomatoes, mushrooms and mozzarella cheese. Choice of dressing
$7.25
Topped with grilled chicken $8.99
Shrimp $8.99
Sicilian Salad
Mixed​ greens served with tomatoes, olives, artichokes, red onions, mushrooms and parmesean and mozzeralla cheese. Served with our special vinigrette
$6.99
Manderin Walnut Salad
Field greens served with manderin oranges, candied walnuts red onion rings, feta cheese and our special raspberry vinigrette
$7.25
Tuna Chef Salad
Mixed greens with cheese, tomatoes, and albacore tuna salad. Choice of dressing
PANINI​
$6.99
Veal Parmagiano Sandwich
Hand breaded veal, fried and topped with tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese
$5.50
With mozzarella cheese $5.99
Italian Beef
Fresh sliced Italian beef dipped in aujus
$5.99
Steak Ciabatta
Thin sliced beef with peppers and onions served on a ciabatta roll and topped with our artichoke cheese dip
$5.99
Nana's Meatball Sandwich
Nana's own meatball recipe with tomato sauce and mozzarella and provolone cheese
$5.50
With provolone cheese $5.99
Italian Chicken Sandwich
Chicken breast baked with Italian seasoning
$5.90
Chicken Ciabatta
Grilled chicken breast with peppers and onions, served on a ciabatta roll and topped with our artichoke cheese dip
$5.99
Eggplant Parmagiano Sandwich
Hand breaded eggplant, fried and topped with tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese
$5.99
Fresh Mozzarella and Tomato Sandwich
Fresh mozzarella and sliced tomatoes, drizzled with olive oil
PESCE​
$13.99
Tutto Demare
Shrimp,​ baby clams, crabmeat and mushrooms in our butter and garlic sauce served over our linguine pasta
$14.99
Scampi
Large gulf shrimp sauteed in our lemon, butter and garlic sauce with a side of pasta
$13.99
Shrimp Marinara
Gulf shrimp sauteed in white wine, served over pasta in our white wine and tomato marinara sauce
$12.99
Shrimp Alfredo
Garlic shrimp grilled and served with fettucini noodles in our creamy alfredo sauce
$13.99
Tilapia
Seasoned​ tilapia oven baked in our lemon butter sauce. With a side of pasta
$14.99
Mediterranean Tilapia
Seasoned tilapia served in our white wine and butter sauce with herbs, artichokes, diced tomatoes and olives. With a side of pasta
CARNI​
$11.99
Grilled Sausage and Penne Pasta
Grilled italian sausage with sauteed peppers and onions served over penne pasta in our marinara sauce
$13.99
Veal Parmagiano
Hand breaded veal, fried, then topped with marinara sauce and mozzarella cheese and baked. With a side of pasta
$14.99
Veal Marsala
Hand breaded veal sauteed in a marsala wine sauce with mushrooms. With a side of pasta
$19.99
New York Strip
12​ Oz. choice New York strip served with a demi sauce and sauteed mushrooms. with a side of pasta
$17.99
Steak Marsala
Tenderloin medallions sauteed in a marsala wine sauce with mushrooms.With a side of pasta.
6oz $17.99
12.oz $23.99
Beef Medallions
Tenderloin​ medallions served with our demi glaze sauce with mushrooms. With a side of pasta.
POLLO​
$10.99
Chicken with Penne Pasta
Grilled​ chicken breast with sauteed green peppers and red onions served over penne pasta in our marinara sauce
$12.99
Alfredo with Grilled Chicken Breast
Grilled chicken served over fettucini noodles in our creamy garlic alfredo sauce
$10.99
Baked Italian Chicken
Breaded chicken breast, baked with Italian seasonings. with a side of pasta
$13.99
Mushroom and Artichoke Chicken
Oven baked chicken breast served with mushrooms and and artichokes sauteed in butter, garlic and herbs. With a side of pasta
$11.99
Chicken Parmagiano
Breaded chicken breast, baked in marinara sauce and mozzarella cheese. With a side of pasta
$13.99
Mediterranean Chicken
Chicken breast sauteed in our white wine and butter sauce with herbs, artichokes, diced tomatoes and olives. With a side of pasta
$14.99
Chicken Marsala
Chicken breast sauteed in a marsala wine sauce with mushrooms. With a side of pasta
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Italian
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

Best restaurant I've been to in Du Quoin for atmosphere and good food. Servers are friendly. Food sometimes takes awhile. Bread before the meal is sometimes not great. Food is usually delicious. My favorites are the Alfredo Cannolini and Mediterranean Salad.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank fnett
Reviewed September 27, 2018

Loved this place .... Had to sit at the the bar as a solo diner, and had no problem with it ! Got there, what I thought was early on a Sunday night, and the place was already packed .... and for good reason .......More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Christopher C
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Alongi's Italian Restaurant has been a landmark in the Southern Illinois area for many years. It was started by Mr. Alongi and has remained family owned. Food is great and the old building is quite unique

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Julie G
Reviewed August 1, 2018

This family restaurant has been in business for over 80 years so obviously they are doing it right. The service was good and the food is excellent with the owner coming to each table to check on his guest. I will return.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank TNDauksch
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

We were seated right away and had quick service for lunch. Good size lunch portions, nice choices, and reasonable prices. Kids meals have good choices and include ice cream and a drink. We had delicious homemade spaghetti and the Italian beef sandwich. Fries were blah...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Kelly S
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Earlier this week I had dinner at Alongi's with an important business associate, who also happens to be a close friend, and his wife. We had a great time, with great service, and great food. My friends had both had Chicken dishes, I think Chicken...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank wratwood
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Some of the best Italian food you can get anywhere. Nice quiet atmosphere with a good wine selection and Italian beer.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank mikepenrod
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

Excellent lasagna, rolls, and salad. Very pleased with the service as well. The price is very good with very nice size portions.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jeremy J
Reviewed December 11, 2017

I really wanted to like this place, but was disappointed with several things I witnessed. I hope that this was just a bad night, and by seeing this review the owners fix these issues and business practices. Firstly, when we arrived, we had ~ 20...More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank emyork14
guy15, Owner at Alongi's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 16, 2017

Thank you for your visit. I apologize the night of your visit was so busy you had to wait over 20 minutes. Your server was mistaken on the bread, dessert and drink overcharge. For this we offer to make this up to you. We appreciate...More

Reviewed December 6, 2017

Went prior to the big Turkey day and was not disappointed. We've dined their for 30 years of our marriage and are never disappointed. We feel the cuisine is authentic Italian and the staff are excellent. Visiting with friends in the old home town is...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank nddotmmiller
guy15, Owner at Alongi's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 16, 2017

Thank you so much!

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