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Ye Olde Alpha

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American, Bar, Pub
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50 Carmel Rd, Wheeling, WV 26003-5907
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Found out about this place from the 101 Unique Places to Dine in WV booklet. It was a great place to stop. Food was very good and fresh. The menu had way too many good things to choose from. Highly recommend!

Thank Vicki H
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is an awesome restaurant, I have always had good food and service here. The Greek Wings are my favorite....but everything I've ever eaten has been wonderful. Great atmosphere, great service! I would definitely recommend it to everyone!

Thank RobnJeannie
Wheeling, West Virginia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is a bit confusing. We walked into the bar area not realizing there;s a bit of a maze separating the main dining room and the bar area. The service was excellent, we really liked how friendly the server was. The food was fine, but I ordered a steak well done and it came out with a bloody red... More 

Thank Advisor169
North Carolina
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good time with two couples - a hopping place. Well-stocked bar, from beers to single malt scotches. Attentive bar tenders as well. Menu varied and complete. French onion soup and corn chowder equally good, chopped salad (practically minced) was very tasty also. Students from local university added life and atmosphere - very understandable why this is such a popular local... More 

Thank TheBear2002
Wheeling, West Virginia
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice spot to stop for a quiet meal. Great service. Excellent menu. Try the Gyro's. The adjacent lounge is small and friendly.

Thank Rick S
Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is fantastic! We go here every time we visit the Wheeling area. The service is always fantastic, everyone is always so friendly! The menu goes on forever! They have so many fantastic meals here and they're all super delicious.

Thank Ron M
Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Good drink prices - a true pleasure to find. Gets quite busy in the late afternoon, and no wonder - everything I've had was really good.

Thank Porkloin
Wheeling, West Virginia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great food , wait staff, menu , and atmosphere , just a great old watering hole that's been serving the locals many many years. Wonderful Club sandwiches , fries , burgers, and salads. a very eclectic menu with a variety of items.

Thank jazzfanwv
Wheeling, West Virginia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

I have been eating at the Alpha since I was little. It is the best food. The staff and owner are very friendly. Great food every time!

Thank stewz5
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

My group (Oglebay Event Mgt School) visited two nights in a row because the food was so good! The turkey burger was so flavorful! The fries were a bit overcooked, but the burger made up for that. The mixed drinks made by Aaron were precise!

Thank CustomsCutie

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Carmel Rd, Wheeling, WV 26003-5907
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Wheeling
  • Phone Number: 304-242-1090

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