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2145 Market St, Wheeling, WV 26003-3819
304-233-1606
Today
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Dessert
Description: Menu selections such as Nobody puts Baby in a Corner. Crepes of Wrath, and...
Menu selections such as Nobody puts Baby in a Corner. Crepes of Wrath, and Wilbur goes to Venice are typical and will fuel your curiosity as well as tickle your appetite. Specializing in both savory & sweet crepes, Later offers specialty sandwiches, homemade soups and salads at affordable prices. A welcome surprise at this upscale cafe/bistro. WV Div. of Tourism award 2009 for unique eateries. Beer & Wine.
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Good for:
Special occasions

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Visitor rating
  • 92
    Excellent
  • 49
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Interesting décor, interesting menu, price is not cheap or jacked. I llike the Deja Vu - flatbread with pesto, tomato, cheese and a Grolsch beer (especially on Tuesday afternoon - half price beer). Tuesdays are visiting chef night right now and a reservation is required. Go to their website and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
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Marlinton, West Virginia
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Takeout
  • Delivery
  • Dessert
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162 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Marlinton, West Virginia
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Interesting décor, interesting menu, price is not cheap or jacked. I llike the Deja Vu - flatbread with pesto, tomato, cheese and a Grolsch beer (especially on Tuesday afternoon - half price beer). Tuesdays are visiting chef night right now and a reservation is required. Go to their website and call'em if in doubt about hours or anything else.

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St Clairsville
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

This is one of my go to places when I am craving something different and less ordinary. I love the menu choices. The tomato basil soup is one of my favorites. The building has a neat atmosphere and history. Crepes are super for dessert and so many great combinations.

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Saint Clairsville, Ohio
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

My husband and I visited for the first and the last time tonight. We were seated right next to the register so we were able to hear whom I assumed to be the manager talking badly about a certain employee putting the dollars in the wrong compartments in the drawer and she also told ever other waitress there to keep... More 

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Modoc, Indiana
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

We had the evening off from a convention that we were at and decided to stop in to this restaurant. We were pleasantly surprised at the atmosphere and the food was top notch. Service was excellent. Will definitely stop here again were in the area

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Wheeling, West Virginia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Later Alligator is great food at a wonderful value. It offers a selection of fabulous crepes, both savory and sweet, plus the best soups in town and a variety of salads.The decor is a history of the area, and the management and staff are the best. Whether a local or a visitor, this place should be on the agenda, and... More 

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Triadelphia, West Virginia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

Later Gator is Wheeling's best place to gather with friends and enjoy unique food in a great atmosphere. A must place to eat in Wheeling!!! 🐊

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Wheeling, WV
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

A quirky and lovable cafe in the historic center market area with a specialty of savory crepes, Later Alligator is a "must eat" destination in Wheeling.

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Virginia
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Out of town visitor, stopped in for lunch based on a recommendation by a local. The place is a feast for the eyes - cool decor, brick walls, wood floors, tin tile ceiling. The menu has lots of choices, each assigned a cute name. They are known for their crepes but I had a sandwich (BBQ w/onions and mac and... More 

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Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

I am a local and have been to this restaurant several times. I think that it is an eclectic little gem in downtown Wheeling that I really enjoy. They offer a wide selection on Crepes, sandwiches, and salads. I have tried several. They all have clever little names like "Crepes of wrath" and "American in Paris". Sandwiches are also good,... More 

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Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

The food was fresh and seemed healthier than your average sit down. I really enjoyed looking at the memorabilia on the walls. The location is pretty great too. We love eating near the Ohio River and then walking around afterward.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2145 Market St, Wheeling, WV 26003-3819
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Wheeling
  • Phone Number: 304-233-1606

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: French, American, Dessert, Vegetarian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions

Description

Menu selections such as Nobody puts Baby in a Corner. Crepes of Wrath, and Wilbur goes to Venice are typical and will fuel your curiosity as well as tickle your appetite. Specializing in both savory & sweet crepes, Later offers specialty sandwiches, homemade soups and salads at affordable prices. A welcome surprise at this upscale cafe/bistro. WV Div. of Tourism award 2009 for unique eateries. Beer & Wine.
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

Questions & Answers

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