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Bear Wallow Cafe

) #1 of 4 Restaurants in Alpine $$ - $$$ American, Cafe,
42650 US Hwy 180, Alpine, AZ
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (15 reviews)
“cheese crisp” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Cafe, Diner
$$ - $$$
42650 US Hwy 180, Alpine, AZ
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1 - 10 of 121 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago 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.

Thank Realtyhank
Reviewed 4 days ago

You will be among friends no matter what time of day you enjoy a meal at the Bear Wallow Café. It's home cooking at its best whether you are there for breakfast, lunch or dinner. You won't find biscuits and gravy any tastier than what...More

Thank pamelasB322RU
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even though this café serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, we've only had breakfast. Breakfasts are ample and delicious, so I think we'll have to try lunch or dinner in the future. I'd recommend the Grand Slam - French toast, eggs and bacon. This homey place...More

Thank JudyInIdaho
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When driving from Silver City, NM to Petroglyphs National Park on US 180 we passed through Alpine, AZ, near the NM/AZ state line at lunch time, and just before the junction of 180/191 we saw the Bear Wallow Cafe on the south side of the...More

Thank Don M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Bear Wallow Café in Alpine, AZ on Memorial Day weekend. The restaurant is very busy. I ordered a cup of "green" chile with cheese and onions, but I was expecting meat and beans with green chile in it. I got mostly green chile...More

Thank Ruth H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great variety of food, friendly service and always a tasty meal...oh, and NO Cellphones! They mean it! They take the country living to its fullest from the decorations to the hospitality. We always stop in for a good meal and a smile

Thank CT2323
Reviewed 10 May 2017

A group of us riding our motorcycles up Highway 191 (Devil's Highway) stopped in at the Bear Wallow for some lunch. The place is cozy and typical of a "mountain cafe". Lots of local flavor in the decor etc. The service was really good -...More

Thank Terry P
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We passed through Alpine, AZ and passed the Bear Wallow. We turned around and we were not disappointed. The friendly atmosphere and the people - both customers and the folks that worked in the cafe were great. Everyone were in their "right" minds here. Many...More

1  Thank William D
Reviewed 3 April 2017

This restaurant has stolen the hearts of all who eat in Alpine. They serve basic Americana nd Mexican dishes. Full on breakfast, and plenty for lunch. the best part is the Homemade Pie. If you know the right person, you can even purchase a whole...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Went to Bear Wallow with my family, twice, on the same three-day weekend. The food was better than average American breakfast. The service was splendid. The staff took a genuine interest in my kids, and talked to them and me so earnestly I felt like...More

3  Thank Andrew W
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Can you buy a whole pie or only by the slice? Looking to treat a dozen girls at Camp tomorrow (July 21)
20 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, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
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
  • E-mail
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