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Later Alligator

2145 Market Street, Wheeling, WV 26003-3819
+1 304-233-1606
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“crepes” (117 reviews)
“sandwich” (34 reviews)
“salads” (22 reviews)
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French, American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2145 Market Street, Wheeling, WV 26003-3819
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate and drank here twice during our visit to Wheeling. Good choice on the menu including their speciality of savoury or sweet crepes ( excellent ). Staff were very friendly. Location was good with parking outside and as well as indoor seating there is...More

Thank Daryl S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped off for lunch here on our way through Wheeling, and had a pretty good experience. The restaurant is mostly smaller tables, so it took about 45 minutes for our 5-top to be seated, but the staff was very apologetic and friendly. My wife...More

Thank jgitcar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for dinner. Great variety on the menu. Any crepe is delicious. Wish I could have tried all of the crepes. This is a hidden gem of a restaurant.

Thank Katie L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were traveling to see the solar eclipse and so pleased to find a restaurant with an unique vegan menu. There was a bit of an issue that the staff more than made up for, really went beyond what we were expecting to correct the...More

Thank terry d
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This is a unique restaurant with an excellent menu. My husband and I went to dinner the other evening and were very pleased to be seated immediately and diner was served quickly as they have a faithful clientele and tend to be very busy in...More

1  Thank Mary D
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Really cute place with a good selection and Monday was half price wine so nice surprise. Enjoyed the outside seating as we had our dog. I ordered the Portabello mushroom sandwhich and it was very tasty. Staff was friendly and will be sure to go...More

Thank MountainMe47
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

If your looking for something unique and different, it's worth trying. Nice outside patio dinning available in the back. Live music available some evenings. However, it doesn't seem big enough to accommodate a large amount of people so it may be crowded. The unique menu...More

Thank Christina W
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Later Alligator is a find! The menu of crepes, wraps, salads, and a full bar make this a perfect place for lunch or dinner. Although the menu has a French twist, the setting is pure Wheeling, with old architectural details preserved and Wheeling Steel decor....More

Thank sidder
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Looking for a place with an attractive outside eating options & found this gem in downtown Wheeling! Sat in enclosed courtyard behind the building - very pretty. Funky, fun menu features crepes along with many sandwiches, wraps & salads & soups. I had a crepe...More

Thank bluehighwaysPA
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Had never been here before and our waitress, Sarah, was very pleasant and helpful with suggestions. I enjoyed one the the delicious crepes and my husband had a very tasty Ruben. It's a nice alternative to all the chain restaurants and will definitely eat here...More

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8 July 2016|
Response from janek2182016 | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry but I can not answer that question. You can easily call the restaurant and check, They have a nice variety so they actually may have something Gluten free Thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2145 Market Street, Wheeling, WV 26003-3819
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Wheeling
  • Phone Number: +1 304-233-1606
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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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