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Later Alligator

2145 Market St, Wheeling, WV 26003-3819
304-233-1606
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Ranked #8 of 94 Restaurants in Wheeling
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $20
Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Good for: Special occasions
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 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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English first
Mississauga, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

We happened to find this great restaurant purely by chance while visiting Wheeling this week. Everything from the name, to the décor and menu are unique and interesting. Our waitress was extremely helpful giving us needed information due to my food sensitivities. She was attentive and ensured we were satisfied in every way - my husband's coffee mug was never... More

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Lincoln, Illinois
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We were passing through this evening and wanted a non franchise. This place fit the bill. The food was wonderful. There were three of us who each had something different - the Wallie, (a crepe with walnuts, chicken, spinach, ricotta, cheddar, tomatoes and raspberry sauce; chicken salad on croissant; and a roast beef dip sandwich. There was too much food... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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94 reviews 94 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Stopped by for a late afternoon cup of lobster bisque and a peach ice tea - perfection!! Love the menu, decor, food, everything - only reason it is not 5 stars is that the gal looked at me incredulously when I ordered and said "Is that all?". Maybe she was having a bad day? Loads of old items from Wheeling... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

From the impeccable service to the delectable menu to the unique atmosphere, dining here was a delightful experience. Our server Lauren was extremely friendly and insanely helpful in picking out vegan options for us. The wraps are a must have and even the coffee is delicious. The restaurant itself had a very local feel with a lot of items and... More

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Carmel, Indiana
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Our group of 4 were on a car trip to Washington DC and found this restaurant for a lunch stop thru Trip Advisor. We couldn't have chosen better. The setting is in a vintage building and we had excellent food along with excellent service. We all would highly recommend this as a stopping place!

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Creative is the name of the game at Later 'Gator. Décor highlights the restaurant's Wheeling manufacturing location in this intimate, friendly place. Owner and chef are no strangers to the front of the house. Their hospitality adds to this winning dining experience. Fresh takes on everything from homemade soups, entrée salads, and dozens of crepe combinations. Great value for great... More

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Wheeling, West Virginia, United States
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35 reviews 35 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Everything I have ordered from Later Alligator has been delicious. The service is very friendly and quick. This restaurant is one of our favorite places to go in Wheeling.

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Frederick, Maryland
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305 reviews 305 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

It's a 5 minute detour off I-70 down Main & Market Streets to this wonderfully unique, and eclectic, small restaurant. An outsider would never know it ever existed if they hadn't heard about it beforehand and looked it up. This is one of those places that you make the extra effort to go to for the experience that you won't... More

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CLAYTON
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16 reviews 16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

I was more than pleased with the menu selections, not the same old stuff! I got a cajun chicken crepe that burst with flavor! The atmosphere is old Wheeling oriented! Staff is great!!

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Painesville, Ohio
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Used trip advisor to find this cafe. Enjoyed their menu, it was light, health conscious and well planned. Looking for a greezy burger joint, this is NOT the place. Nothing so spectacular it merits 5 stars; but a return visit is certain, if I travel near

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