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Alchemy Market and Cafe

$$ - $$$American, ,
191 Main St, Murphys, CA 95247-9458
+1 209-728-0700
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“meatloaf” (36 reviews)
“salad” (43 reviews)
“bread” (29 reviews)
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American, Gastropub, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
191 Main St, Murphys, CA 95247-9458
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Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent dinner, special, several courses. Grilled chicken on polenta, sautéed vegetables. Came with a giant mixed green salad with French strawberries. My new restaurant of choice in Murphys.

Thank travelzipca
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Party of five after an exhausting day of wine tasting. Two in the party had the sunset special, $22.50 for soup or salad, choice of four entrees and dessert. Two tried the meat loaf special, bacon wrapped. Two had Petrale Sole. The meat loaf seemed...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

We were seated tight by the fire on a miserable evening, so I was pre disposed to like this place. We had the soup of the day (mushroom) which was rich, creamy & served with a really nice cornbread. My husband had the meatloaf, I...More

Thank LouiseNE
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We ate at Alchemy for lunch. They have a wonderful patio that is dog friendly. The service was outstanding and the food very good. The lamb and vegetable soup was particularly tasty. I also had the French dip and the beef was very tender. A...More

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Always good, but we heard they are changing owners in January! We will certainly try it again... Love the Meatloaf and garlic mash along with the fireplace!

Thank Gary K
Reviewed 28 December 2017

They have the best Strawberry Balsamic Glazed Salmon that is grilled, and sits on top of a arugula, pecan, & strawberry salad. Served with their amazing Gold Nugget Cheese bread, yum (:

Thank arn0ld1981
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Alchemy offers a good variety for dinner. They bring very good garlic bread. We shared a salad of greens with pecans, cranberries and so much more. I tried the famous meatloaf with mashed potatoes and roasted vegetables, real comfort food. My husband had duck breast...More

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Had many lunches here and have never had a bad experience. Usually order salad or seafood and it is always fresh and tasty.

Thank sandyb587
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Everything was amazing & top notch from the roasted bread to the soup of the day to our main meals. We were tipped my someone to get the meatloaf & it was outstanding!

Thank svucoach
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We stopped in for lunch not long ago. My husband had the crab cake and was very satisfied. I had their wedge salad which was good but not my favorite ever. The service was excellent. We had stopped going their after it changed hands but...More

Thank karenn551
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22 August 2016|
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Response from pncboy85 | Reviewed this property |
I wish I could tell you honestly. The kitchen appears to be quite inflexible if that makes any difference. I asked to have a slight modification to my entree and was greeted with an implicit "who do you think you are... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$25
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 191 Main St, Murphys, CA 95247-9458
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Murphys
  • Phone Number: +1 209-728-0700
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