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Castelli's Restaurant at 255

3400 Fosterburg Road
Alton, IL 62002
(618) 462-4620 PHONE
(618) 462-0233 FAX
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Castelli's Restaurant at 255

Once known as the only local landmark restaurant serving the Alton, Illinois area, Castelli's Moonlight at 255, is now a St. Louis area favorite drawing diners from around the world. One of the most popular items is the fried chicken. The TALK-N-CHIC is a house secret, trademarked recipe that has been passed down through the generations. Castelli's Moonlight at 255, also offers other homemade specialties such as the Roman house salad dressing, tortellini, and ravioli. All are absolutely delicious! If you're a steak, chop or seafood lover, you can't go wrong. The menu from top to bottom is wonderful and the prices are a great value. If you fancy a quality bottle of wine, there is a selection for every pallet and budget.  We invite you to dine with us at Castelli's Moonlight at 255...Where you're always treated like family.

Price Range



Steak, Italian

Hours of Operation

Tuesday - Thursday: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday - Saturday: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Payments Accepted


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Castelli'sRestaurant at 255
3400 Fosterburg Rd, Alton, IL 62002-7310
4.5 of 5 bubbles
131 Reviews
Certificate of Excellence 2019
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Very Good
Recent Reviews
Hendersonville, North Carolina
Great Menu, Food, and Service... Just be Alert about which SEATING to AVOID...
Oct 14, 2019
I knew this place many years ago as the "Moonlight," long before Hwy 255 was built. I was in Alton for my high school reunion, and I wanted to treat... more »
Off the Beaten Path
Oct 3, 2019
God Bless GOOGLE for helping me find this location as it was DEF off the beaten path for travelers! Parking spaces were plentiful and handicapped accessible! Got there before the... more »
O'Fallon, Illinois
Best Fried Chicken and Salad
Jul 2, 2019
The fried chicken and salad are worth the trip to Fosterburg. Although they changed management, the recipes have stayed the same. The chicken is crisp on the outside but tender... more »
Alton, Illinois
Trip type:
Friday date night
Jun 22, 2019
Met after volunteering. Dinner with my Rose 🌹. We always review what the specials are for the evening. Friday evening they have some really good specials. Last Friday it was... more »
Charles F
Trip type:
Twenty guest dinner
Jun 3, 2019
I have been going to the moonlight from the 1950's and remember when one of your boys my age was working on hot rods and was killed when he hit... more »
1-5 of 131 Reviews

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Castelli's Restaurant at 255

3400 Fosterburg Road
Alton, IL 62002
(618) 462-4620 PHONE