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Ye Olde Alpha

50 Carmel Rd, Wheeling, WV 26003-5907
+1 304-242-1090
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
50 Carmel Rd, Wheeling, WV 26003-5907
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I asked for a suggestion from two local people where to eat and both individuals said The Alpha. This place was a nice casual family friendly restaurant with reasonable pricing and good food. Servings were fairly generous and the food described was what you anticipated....More

Thank leapnfrogfarm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time we stayed in Wheeling we tried this restaurant. Now it's one of the reasons we stop in Wheeling. I've always gotten the Canadian cod. Sometimes with the lobster sauce. My husband has gotten the fish sandwich first time. The pork shank next two...More

Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We go here every few weeks as there are several fine local restaurants to choose from. The salads are great here. Especially with the salmon. Give the Alpha a try. You won't be disappointed.

Thank JukeJointJimmy
M7284QYmarkt, Owner at Ye Olde Alpha, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the business JukeJointJimmy and most imporantly, for the very nice comments about the Alpha. We are very grateful and hope to see you again soon. Mark-co-owner

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great local eatery featuring homemade meals like your grandma used to make. We enjoyed a pork chop and mashed potatoes (amazing with gravy!), a bison burger, a turkey club and, because it was Mexican Monday, tacos. My son, who at the tacos,...More

Thank VickiM74
M7284QYmarkt, Owner at Ye Olde Alpha, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Vicki, thank you so much for dining with us and for the very nice comments. Not only did you come on a great day, Mexican Monday, your group also picked some of the Alpha's most popular menu items. We are very appreciative of the 5...More

Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Nice local pub feel, and the pork blackened pork chops 👍🏻👍🏻 with pirate stout. I would come here again for sure.

Thank dhoudyshell
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Always good food and good service. Sometimes the wait for a table is long on Friday and Saturday nights after 5:30. Call ahead for a table.More

Thank Mcsusank
M7284QYmarkt, Owner at Ye Olde Alpha, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to post this nice review of the Alpha and we truly appreciate you coming in to dine with us. Yes, we do take reservations every day and it is good to have them. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed August 3, 2018

This is a great local restaurant & bar...the Chef/Owner has begun for a while now Pizzas on Thursdays that are to die for! He creates a few wild specialty pizzas...like the shaved lamb & feta we had last night & several regular pizzas like a...More

Thank Rosemary H
M7284QYmarkt, Owner at Ye Olde Alpha, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Thank you for the kind review Rosemary as we truly appreciate it. We too appreciate you enjoying Thursday night pizza at the Alpha as it is fast becoming a very popular evening for us. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Being a huge fan of local neighborhood bars and restaurants, the Alpha is right up my alley. It features an extensive menu with all kinds of mouth-watering entrees, soups, sandwiches, and side items to choose from, along with an impressive beer and liquor selection, not...More

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AlphaMark, Owner at Ye Olde Alpha, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

David, thank you so very much for taking the time to review the Alpha and for the kind words. While our chips and salsa are not world famous, they are popular and we are happy we have many fans of them. We appreciate the business...More

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Went here with a large group and everyone enjoyed their food. Recommend the gyros. Fries were good and the hoho cake was quite tasty.More

Thank Wxgirl2013
AlphaMark, Owner at Ye Olde Alpha, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to post this review of the Alpha; we greatly appreciate it. Most importantly, thank you for coming to the Alpha to dine with us. You picked some great food items! We hope to see you again soon....More

Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for an enjoyable place to dine, this is a good choice. Their is a good variety to choose from on the menu from burgers, sandwiches to a full course meal. I would recommend this restaurant to anyone.More

Thank Samuel A
AlphaMark, Owner at Ye Olde Alpha, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2018

Samuel, good afternoon to you and thank you so very much for taking the time to review your good dining experience. We value your business and opinion as it helps us improve our customer service, which is vitally important to everyone at the Alpha. We...More

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February 18, 2016|
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Response from rickgreenberg100 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure fi they can deilver alcohol? I would call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Carmel Rd, Wheeling, WV 26003-5907
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Wheeling
  • Phone Number: +1 304-242-1090
  • E-mail
Ye Olde Alpha is a Wheeling restaurant institution, and celebrates its 85th year in 2017. We pride ourselves on fresh, quality food with impeccable service
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