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Alongi's Italian Restaurant

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18 W Main St, DuQuoin, IL 62832-1611
+1 618-542-2468
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11:00 - 21:00
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Mount Vernon, Illinois
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2017

At this stage in our lives, dining at various fine restaurants in Southern Illinois and St. Louis is one of our favorite pastimes. Simply put there is no better than Alongi's in Du Quoin. It's a great value, the building is perfect, and the food and service is as fine as one will find. Mr. Alongi is an institution in... More 

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Thank Kevin5273
guy15, Owner at Alongi's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments! Dad is special! More 

Troy, Illinois
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53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

I wish I would have bought a dressing to take home with me. We had a pasta buffet which was ok. But the salad was amazing and they make their own dressing. The garlic bread was wonderful - baked to perfection and the pizza was pretty good too. The red and white pastas were a little blah - not too... More 

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DuQuoin, Illinois
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4 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

The food tasted fine but the group found the portions on the smaller side. The prices also seemed a little on the higher side. The atmosphere and decor were as expected. The restaurant was clean and easy to enter and leave.

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Thank Karen D
Pinckneyville, United States
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

My favorite is the Italian wedding soup and Mushroom Ravioli. My husband loves the pizza and bread. Someone always to greet you!

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Thank Mary Jane C
guy15, Owner at Alongi's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments! More 

Muscatine, Iowa
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

I had the Shrimp Alfredo with a Peroni. Great food and service. Not to mention the history. Thank you Alongi's for a great meal!

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

We visited here after a event, I understand in a town that dosent have a lot of nice sit down Resturants to pick from that this is a popular place...there was a few customers when we arrived and we ordered a salad with grilled shrimp and my husband ordered a simple dish with grilled chicken, it took over 30 minutes... More 

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Thank Booties2015
guy15, Owner at Alongi's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We sometimes get caught short staffed after local events so we do apologize for your wait. We strive for a 20 minute service time and we failed to meet it. We thank you for visiting Du Quoin and hope you visit again. More 

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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Plenty of seating. Waitress was attentive. Food mediocre, I had tortellini in butter/garlic sauce, didn't taste any butter and it was watery. Appetizers were good. Tira misunderstanding was very good...

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Thank Sherry P
guy15, Owner at Alongi's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. Please know we would have replaced your entrée and I apologize for the quality. Hope you give us another opportunity. More 

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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

I wanted to spoil my wife for her birthday. Decided to have dinner at Alongi's . They were fast and curious. We split a fine bottle of wine to start. Our waitress gave us plenty of time to enjoy our selves !!! I hate it when other servers push to "get it over as fast as they can". Old Blue... More 

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Thank Michael C
guy15, Owner at Alongi's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Such great comments. Thank you for letting us be a part of your special evening! More 

DuQuoin, Illinois
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I haven't had anything at Alongi's that wasn't delicious! Food, environment, and family are awesome.

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Azle, Texas
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

I've never had sandwiches so good! The bread was fresh, the meat was moist, and the flavors were succulent. They need to put up a location in my hometown!

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guy15, Owner at Alongi's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. Glad your enjoyed your visit! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant 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
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 W Main St, DuQuoin, IL 62832-1611
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuQuoin
  • Phone Number: +1 618-542-2468

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?