Readers' Choice Winners 2019

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2019

Bowling Alley | Bowl Haven Lanes
3003 Washington Ave, Alton 465-2695

City Park | Glazebrook Park
1401 Stamper Ln, Godfrey 466-1483

Dance Studio | Jennifer Bishop’s School of Dance
2603 North Rogers, Alton 465-3298

Date Venue | Gentelin’s on Broadway
122 E Broadway, Alton 465-6080

Festival | Sauce Alton Food Truck Festival
riverfrontamphitheater.com

Golf Course | Rolling Hills
5801 Pierce Ln, Godfrey 466-8363

Local Band | Glendale Riders
glendaleriders.com

Music Venue | Liberty Bank Alton Amphitheater
1 Riverfront Dr, Alton 800-258-6645

Sports Bar | Alton Sports Tap
3812 College Ave, Alton 465-2539

Movie Theater | AMC Showplace Edwardsville
6633 Center Grove Rd, Edwardsville 659-7479

Tours | Alton Hauntings Ghost Tours
515 E 3rd St, Alton 888-446-7859

Video Gaming/Gambling | Argosy Casino
1 Piasa St, Alton 800-711-4263

Appetizers | Bluff City Grill
424 E Broadway, Alton 433-8288

Asian Food | Wang Gang
1035 Century Dr, Edwardsville 655-0888

Bakery | Duke Bakery
819 Henry St, Alton 462-2922

BBQ | Carver’s
2716 Grovelin St, Godfrey 467-9999

Beer Selection | Old Bakery Beer Co.
400 Landmarks Blvd, Alton 463-1470

Biscuits & Gravy | State Street Market
208 State St, Alton 462-8800

Breakfast | Joe K’s
2530 State St, Alton 466-9796

Buffet | Golden Corral
350 Homer Adams Pkwy, Alton 462-4125

Burger | Pump House Bar & Grill
1523 E Edwardsville Rd, Wood River 216-2404

Catering | Chef Bob’s Catering
420 E Main St, East Alton 259-4330

Chili | Big Daddy’s BBQ
300 S Wood River Ave, East Alton 531-7148

Cocktails | Bossanova
112 W Third St, Alton 462-1175

Coffee | Germania Brew Haus
617 E Broadway, Alton 314-667-4751

Desserts | My Just Desserts
31 E Broadway, Alton 462-5881

Doughnuts | Mister Donut
2720 Grovelin St, Godfrey 466-6327

Family Restaurant | Bluff City Grill
424 E Broadway, Alton 433-8288

Fine Dining | Gentelin’s on Broadway
122 E Broadway, Alton 465-6080

Fish Fry | Godfrey Knights of Columbus
1713 Stamper Ln, Godfrey 466-9889

Fried Chicken | Castelli’s at 255
3400 Fosterburg Rd, Alton 462-4620

Fries | McDonald’s
717 E Broadway, Alton 465-7326
2400 Homer Adams Pkwy, Alton 465-8911
5511 Godfrey Rd, Godfrey 466-5810
102 Niagara St, East Alton 259-1075
1156 Vaughn Rd, Wood River 258-9147
2 Plaza Dr, Bethalto 377-2216

Gourmet Food | Gentelin’s on Broadway
122 E Broadway, Alton 465-6080

Hot Wings | Alton Sports Tap
3812 College Ave, Alton 465-2539

Ice Cream/Custard | Shivers Frozen Custard
3318 Godfrey Rd, Godfrey 466-6915

Italian Food | Decaro’s
602 East W 3rd St, Alton 433-9999

Liquor Store | Corral Liquor
965 E Edwardsville Rd, Wood River 259-1011

Local Brewery | Old Bakery Beer Co.
400 Landmarks Blvd, Alton 463-1470

Local Market | Schwegel’s
901 Alby St, Alton 463-1799

Lunch | State Street Market
208 State St, Alton 462-8800

Meat Market | Godfrey Meat Market
6017 Godfrey Rd, Godfrey 466-6111

Mexican Food | El Mezcal
3034 Godfrey Rd, Godfrey 466-1604

Outdoor Dining | State Street Market
208 State St, Alton 462-8800

Pizza | Roma’s Pizza
121 E Bethalto Dr, Bethalto 377-5800

Salad | State Street Market
208 State St, Alton 462-8800

Sandwich | Sammi’s Sandwiches
2505 State St, Alton 570-0115

Seafood | Grafton Oyster Bar
215 Water St, Grafton 786-3000

Soul Food | Lovett’s Soul Food
2512 College Ave, Alton 433-8833

Steak | Tony’s
312 Piasa St, Alton 462-8384

Sunday Brunch | Mac’s Time Out
315 Belle St, Alton 465-1006

Sushi | Shogun
2723 Corner Ct, Alton 468-1111

Wine Selection | State Street Market
208 State St, Alton 462-8800

Barber Shop | Happy Hour Barber Stop
4619 N Alby St, Godfrey 363-4866

Day Spa | Bliss Salon & Spa
3047 Godfrey Rd, Godfrey 374-6292

Dentist | Schulmeister & Newquist
1203 W Delmar Ave, Godfrey 466-3140

Doctor | John Hoelscher
Alton Internal Medicine
2 Memorial Drive, Suite 220, Alton
474-1723

Chiropractor | Andrew Carr
Prime Health Family & Sports Wellness Center
234 E Ferguson Ave, Wood River
254-1100

Gym/Fitness | Nautilus Fitness Center
4425 Industrial Dr, Alton 466-9115

Hair Salon | Brush Hair + Makeup
5411 F Godfrey Rd, Godfrey 208-7723

Hospital | Alton Memorial Hospital
1 Memorial Dr, Alton 463-7311

Manicure/Pedicure | Lonnie’s Nail Spa
2510 State St, Alton 467-8270

Massage | Bliss Salon & Spa
3047 Godfrey Rd, Godfrey 374-6292

Optical Store | Rose Optical
3300 Godfrey Rd, Godfrey 466-8787

Orthodontist | Haug Orthodontics
2411 Morning Star Dr, Alton 463-7002

Pharmacy | Shields Family Pharmacy
1 Professional Dr, Ste 170, Alton 463-0000

Physical Therapy | Alton Physical Therapy
1719 Clawson St, Alton 462-1133

Tanning Salon | Hollywood Tan
206 W Homer Adams Pkwy, Godfrey 467-8826

Tattoo Parlor | Alton Tattoo Co.
2514 College Ave, Alton 433-9420

Veterinarian | Formea Animal Hospital
1639 Main St, Alton 462-8000

Yoga Studio | River Bend Yoga
202 State St, Alton 581-5691

Accountant | Tom Fahnestock
Fahnestock Financial Service
325 Market St, Alton 462-4135

Bartender | Loretta Gratta
The Copper Bar at State Street Market
208 State St, Alton 462-8800

Boss or Manager | Terri & Beau Beaubien
State Street Market
208 State St, Alton 462-8800

Car Salesperson | Alan Van Booven
Roberts Motors
4350 N. Alby St, Alton 888-756-7713 

Direct Salesperson | David Wiseman
AMSOIL
ruralube.myamsoil.com 946-5301

Disc Jockey | Matt Corzine
Matt’s Mobile Music 888-866-8408

Financial Advisor | Art Fahrner
Edward Jones
2305 State St, Alton 467-1111

Insurance Agent | Steve Tassinari
State Farm
2709 Godfrey Rd, Godfrey
466-2700

Lawyer | John Simmons
Simmons Hanly Conroy
1 Court St, Alton 693-3104

New Business | Happy Hour Barber Stop
4619 N Alby St, Godfrey 363-4866

Personal Trainer | Jacob Shaw
SSP Wellness Center
2603 N Rodgers Ave, Alton
465-3298

Radio Personality | Mikeith KODB Teague
z107.7 facebook.com/keithondabeat

Real Estate Agent | Ginny Becker
Tarrant & Harman
3644 Fosterburg Rd, Alton 433-9436

Server | Melanie Siegel
State Street Market
208 State St, Alton 462-8800

Teacher | Jen Herring
5th Grade, East Elementary, Alton

Wedding Venue | Wow Furnishings & Event Center
515 East 3rd Street 444-7969

Animal Rescue | Hope Animal Rescues
facebook.com/hope.rescues 979-1908

Auto Repair | Roberts Motors
4350 N. Alby St, Alton 888-756-7713

Bank | Liberty Bank
2403 Homer Adams Pkwy, Alton 462-7000
2711 Godfrey Rd, Godfrey 467-2000
3112 Godfrey Rd, Godfrey 466-1500
333 W Bethalto Dr, Bethalto 377-1500

Body Shop | Freer Auto Body
4512 N Alby, Godfrey 466-6151

Car Detail | PJ’s Detailing
2102 State St, Alton 465-7408 

Car Wash | Auto Butler
1706 Homer Adams Pkwy, Alton 462-7411

Carpet Cleaner | TK Carpet Gallery
1100 W Homer Adams Pkwy, Godfrey 466-0630

Church | St. Mary’s Catholic Church
519 E 4th St, Alton 465-4284

Cleaning Co. | Riverbend Cleaning
Godfrey 406-7163

Credit Union | 1st Mid America Credit Union
731 E Bethalto Drive, Bethalto 258-3168
301 Mechanical Ln, East Alton 258-3168
5301 Godfrey Rd, Godfrey 258-3168
419 N Shamrock St, East Alton 258-3168
3553 College Ave, Alton 258-3168
3401 E Broadway, Alton 258-3168
1795 E Edwardsville Rd, Wood River 258-3168

Computer Repair | Ace Tech Computer Services
410 W Bethalto Dr, Bethalto 377-2800

Daycare | Toddle Towne Learning Center
3839 Humbert Rd, Alton 462-8852
163 N Shamrock St, East Alton 258-7444

Dry Cleaner | Piasa Cleaners
520 W Delmar Ave, Alton 466-7700

Electrician | Frank’s Electrical Services
521 Lawton St, Alton 465-4573

Heating & Cooling | Newton Heating & Cooling
5313 IL-140, Bethalto 377-2317

Home Remodeler | Ryan Construction & Roofing
3447 Harris Ln, Bethalto 792-1300

Junk Removal | Sparks Junk Removal & Hauling
facebook.com/sparksjunkremoval 781-1407

Kennel | Club Paws
299 E Elm St, Alton 463-9983

Landscape Co. | Element Turf & Outdoor Solutions
26 E Delmar Ave, Alton 467-7047

Lawn Care | Element Turf & Outdoor Solutions
26 E Delmar Ave, Alton 467-7047

Lumber Co. | Fischer Lumber
210 N Shamrock St, East Alton 259-7434

Nonprofit/Charity | SNIP Alliance
17 Jct Dr W #215, Glen Carbon 660-4910

Painter | Hawkins Painting
2351 Davis St, Alton 463-0913

Pet Grooming | Lucky Dog Grooming
3104 Godfrey Rd, Godfrey 691-5335

Photographer | Carrie Carpunky Photography
10 E Broadway, Alton 433-9222

Plumber | Inspector Plumber
Godfrey 466-2199

Pool Contractor | Atlantis Pools
3000 Homer Adams Pkwy, Alton 465-6490

Printer/Copy Service | Schwartzkopf Printing
4121 Humbert Rd, Alton 463-0747

Real Estate Co. | Tarrant & Harman
3644 Fosterburg Rd, Alton 433-9436

Roofing Co. | Ryan Construction & Roofing
3447 Harris Ln, Bethalto 792-1300

Senior Living | United Methodist Village
5201 Asbury Ln, Godfrey 466-8662

Sign Shop | Arrow Signs & Outdoor Advertising
4545 N Alby St, Godfrey 466-0818

T-Shirt Shop | Logo It
2603 State St, Alton 462-1899

Towing Service | Bill & Joe’s Towing
191 E Alton Ave, East Alton 254-9335

Tree Service | Lenhardt Tree & Lawn Services
2516 Donald Ave, Alton 463-0455

Videographer | Megyme Productions
facebook.com/megymeproductions

Window Co. | Dunham Windows & Exteriors
5309 Godfrey Rd, Godfrey 467-2026

Antique Store | Alton Exchange Mall
2990 Homer M Adams Pkwy, Alton 463-1273

Appliance Dealer | Alton Refrigeration
2996 Homer Adams Pkwy, Alton 465-7721

Bridal Boutique | Frew’s Bridal
305 Piasa St, Alton 466-8820

Clothing Store | White Birch
701 W Delmar Ave, Alton 466-9100

Flower Shop | Dick’s Flowers
34 E Delmar Ave, Alton 466-3400
232 N Wood River Ave, Wood River 254-3441

Furniture Store | Alton Refrigeration
2996 Homer Adams Pkwy, Alton 465-7721

Gift Shop | White Birch
701 W Delmar Ave, Alton 466-9100

Hardware Store | St. Peters Hardware
2502 State St, Alton 466-6931

Jewelry Store | Maneke Jewlers
1633 Washington Ave, Alton 465-1410

Mattress Store | Alton Refrigeration
2996 Homer Adams Pkwy, Alton 465-7721

Party Supply Store | Baxter’s Distributing
912 E Broadway, Alton 465-9347

Pawn Shop | Sam’s Pawn Shop
208 E. Broadway, Alton 462-5696

Plant Nursery | Joe’s Market Basket
6015 Humbert Rd, Godfrey 466-7800

Resale Shop | Alton Exchange Mall
2990 Homer M Adams Pkwy, Alton 463-1273

Smoke/Vape Shop | AP Cigar
501e E Airline Dr, East Alton 216-3773

Sporting Goods | Black’s Sporting Goods
2720 Grovelin St B, Godfrey 466-7333

TV/Electronics | Alton Refrigeration
2996 Homer Adams Pkwy, Alton 465-7721

Bike Shop | The Cyclery
3100 Homer Adams Pkwy, Alton 468-1128

Cab Co. | Pam Smith
uber.com

Motorcycle/ATV | Ted’s Motorcycle World
4103 N Humbert Rd, Alton 462-3030

New Car Dealer | Roberts Motors
4350 N. Alby St, Alton 888-756-7713

Tire Dealer | Roberts Motors
4350 N. Alby St, Alton 888-756-7713

Used Car Dealer | Roberts Motors
4350 N. Alby St, Alton 888-756-7713