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18 N Park Row, North Park Row and State Street, Erie, PA 16501-1144
+1 814-616-8578
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good12%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“risotto” (7 reviews)
“soups” (5 reviews)
“bread” (8 reviews)
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American, Mediterranean, Italian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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18 N Park Row, North Park Row and State Street, Erie, PA 16501-1144
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had never been. This place is fantastic. Tremendous food, friendly staff, outstanding music in the background. What a find. We will be back.

Thank Gregory M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful dinner! Mussels as appetizer, fresh pasta with the most flavorful pork sauce and meatballs. My husband had grilled pork that was so jiucy and smoky! Our dessert was lemon ricotta cake and a strawberry chocolate layer cake...delicious. Cozy and welcoming atmosphere, wonderful...More

Thank mshalf
Reviewed 26 August 2018

The food was outstanding. Portions were large and could have easily been shared. There were many specials. The cold soup was great..cucumber and spinach

Thank TKay_12
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Absolutely love Alkeme! He makes everything from scratch and it's always delicious and different! Last week we had the flatbread trio app, corn/scallop risotto, asparagus/goat cheese salad and the falafel sandwich. SO WONDERFUL and TASTY! I wish I could eat there everyday!

Thank Emily G
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had reservations for Friday evening during Erie Days! What a wonderful decision. The staff was friendly, professional and efficient. I had the vegetable lasagna which I really enjoyed. We shared the meatball appetizer which was paired with 3 sauces, a pesto,...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We stopped in for happy hour, and decided to get meatballs as an appetizer to share. The best meatballs ever!! We loved them. Friendly staff and a nice wine list

Thank JOSIEG187
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Friendly staff and a great, cozy atmosphere made this restaurant stand out from the rest we tried. Food was very good with lots of interesting choices. The pie was fabulous!

Thank vlwol1
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

As part of a family that has deep roots in Erie it was with great anticipation that I tried Alkeme restaurant in Park Row. We were not disappointed. We were warmly greeted upon entering and quickly seated. The ambience is informal but inviting. We started...More

Thank Wendy C
Reviewed 18 June 2018

My wife and I had dinner with four of our dear friends at this excellent eatery. This was our first visit but the restaurant came highly recommended by another friend. We were not disappointed. This bistro is located in the downtown area of Erie and...More

Thank Wetsu6567
Reviewed 16 June 2018

I used to live here and now have lived in a number of culinary north and south spots in the US. I had the pleasure of eating at Alkeme last night. It was beyond divine and the kind of place where i hated to eat...More

Thank catsandroses
Barbara R, Owner at Alkeme, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2018

Thank you very much for your review. Your opinion means a lot to us and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your experience.

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Roseann P
30 September 2018|
Response from catsandroses | Reviewed this property |
I would call and ask. I did not need a gluten-free option so I wasn't sure but I think a lot of their things are straight vegetarian and probably are gluten free
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$32
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 N Park Row, North Park Row and State Street, Erie, PA 16501-1144
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Erie
  • Phone Number: +1 814-616-8578
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ˈAlkəmē is a bright and airy Mediterranean styled cafe' located in Erie, Pennsylvania. We specialize in farm fresh whole foods. All of our dishes are created from scratch in house.
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