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Bear Wallow Cafe

42650 US Hwy 180, Alpine, AZ
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (15 reviews)
“fries” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Cafe, Diner
$$ - $$$
42650 US Hwy 180, Alpine, AZ
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A real family Cafe in Alpine AZ. The best Biscuits and Gravy ANYWHERE!!!!! The whole menu is great and the service is outstanding!!!!! When I visit Tal-Wi-Wi Lodge I go nowhere else for breakfast!!! Sometimes there may be a wait. But that just tells me...More

Thank Bob85207
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When travelling on Hyway 191 and stopping in the small village of Alpine, in Northern Arizona, you would not expect to find any sophisticated or gourmet diner, but at least a place serving good and honest American food. I have to admit that the Bear...More

Thank Gherardo P
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Have you EVER had Apricot pie? I'm over 60 and just had my first, but not last, slice of Apricot pie at Bear Wallow Inn, heated...a bit, and accompanied by that single scoop of vanilla. Service was great, the waitresses, though at end of shift...More

Thank azCelestina
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Alpine is nothing special but getting there is a beautiful trip. After looking over the lunch opportunities on opposite sides of the street, Bear Wallow seemed looked like the better choice. The name pretty well describes the inside atmosphere. Service was prompt and friendly; however...More

Thank MountainTopTrader
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast and it was awesome. Really enjoyed the food and decor. Prices were pretty good and you got amount of food.

Thank bearspunkin
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We eat here every time we camp at Big Lake. We love it! The staff are so friendly and welcoming. The food is "down home cooking." You're in for a great "greasy spoon" kind of experience. Definitely save room for the pie! If you're enjoying...More

Thank ExploreAZcouple
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Good mix to chose from on menu, fast, friendly service. Pies are top quality, hot or cold. Great information on local activities.

Thank Bonnie H
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We stopped for lunch on our way home from a few days in the White Mountains. The food was nothing special, but the waitress seemed friendly. Then I looked up in mid-meal and there across from me was a poster extolling the Confederate flag: "Red...More

7  Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 23 June 2017

If all you want is pie come here. The rest of the food is ordinary. The decor is pleasant. The service is okay, but the cellphone policy is a bit heavy handed.

Thank Kory R
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped for breakfast but I couldn't resist a bowl of green sauce chili. Best ever. Ever, ever. The owner had a lot of pride; she's owned the place for 26 years. Great service, lots of locals and great food.

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21 July 2016|
Response from Tracey R | Reviewed this property |
Order ahead and you can get a whole pie. But don't show up and hope to buy one
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42650 US Hwy 180, Alpine, AZ
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Alpine
  • Phone Number: 928-339-4310
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