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“Nice stop to relax” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Back Alley Treasures & Bar

Back Alley Treasures & Bar
Price range: $0 - $5
Cuisines: Wine Bar, American, Cafe
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Wine and Beer
Restaurant details
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Wine and Beer
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64 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“Nice stop to relax”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Coffee? Beer? Wine? They've got you covered. Even have wine Flights! Great people running it. You can drink AND shop! What a concept!

Visited April 2014
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  • English first
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English first
Olney, Maryland
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526 reviews
391 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
“Good Coffee, Nice Wine, Funky Art and Gifts”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

This was a great stop. We just wanted a quick bite and a glass of wine. My wife has Celiac's and the woman who I believe is the owner deftly accommodated her by adjusting the sandwich-heavy menu to lettuce wraps. They have a wonderful selection of coffees and beer. And the short wine list has wonderful choices that reflect a knowledge of and taste for hidden gems. I had the wine flight with cheese and it was very, very good: a perfect light mid-day break. I was impressed at how the owner handled a flow of people ordering a variety of teas and coffees. Cool little place.

  • Visited February 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Not a great experience”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

I was always told the back ally was such a nice little gift store with real good food. They do have a nice gift store. The food not so much. I was waited on by a lady and I believe her name was jane. I ordered a quesadilla with taco meat. It was good until I bit into a piece of plastic that was like a zip lock bag plastic. So I took it out no problem. Next bite, more plastic. It was horrible. It was shredded up with the taco meat. The whole quesadilla was filled with it. Now this isn't the first time. I've order food before from there and came across a part of a plastic fork mixed with my food.

Visited February 2014
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Austin, Texas
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43 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Cute Shop”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014 via mobile

The photo is old... This cute shop moved across the street closer to Gulf Drive on Bridge St. & an alley. Coffee is great. Unique, local art. Small but worth the stop!

Visited January 2014
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Johnsburg, Illinois
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Cute place- hot coffee”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014 via mobile

Love this place. Local artwork. Handmade crafts. Good coffee and served hot, hot, hot. U will loose ur taste buds on that first sip if not careful. Worth the wait... Once it cools- it's good stuff!!

  • Visited January 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank lauraandpat
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