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Alchemy Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
191 Main St, Murphys, CA 95247-9458
+1 209-728-0700
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“meatloaf” (38 reviews)
“salad” (47 reviews)
“bread” (32 reviews)
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American, Gastropub, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
191 Main St, Murphys, CA 95247-9458
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in here for dinner at the recommendation of the hotel we were staying in a few miles down the road and we really glad that we did so. It was music night when we visited and the place was packed but we still got...More

Thank GTSSurrey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Late Sunday lunch on the way home from Big Trees State Park. Murphy’s is a great little town and this restaurant is highly recommend. Good food,great service and a wonderful location.

Thank David A
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a delightful dinner at Alchemy! Our server, Tessa, was extraordinary! Her service was impeccable and her smile infectious. The food was delicious. We enjoyed the scallops, pork mole as well as a salad and signature bread. The location and outdoor patio are perfect...More

2  Thank Carla T
Reviewed 2 September 2018

My wife and I ate here last year while visiting and we were looking forward to another great meal at Alchemy this year. The heirloom tomato caprese had giant colorful slices with tasty burrata. The lamb shank was tender and the pork chop on the...More

Thank Benoit C
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a delicious early dinner at Alchemy before a concert at Ironstone Amphitheater. I ordered the shortribs with noodles. It was very tasty with a flavorful sauce. My husband ordered the meatloaf with twice baked potatoes and snap peas. Our plan...More

1  Thank sargan
Reviewed 7 August 2018

My husband and I go to Murphys whenever we are in California. What a great town. The Alchemy Cafe offers a wonderful selection of food and amazing deserts. We ordered the braised beef tips on pasta and it was so delicious. I didn't think I...More

1  Thank Judith L
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Extraordinary food and great service. We shared the calamari and breadsticks. They were both amazing.

2  Thank Alli W
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

The meals and wine recommended was all wonderful. I highly recommend giving them a try. The meatloaf was incredible and the scallops the best I have ever had.

1  Thank haj68
Reviewed 16 July 2018

DOG FRIENDLY We ate on the terrace. Nice The wife had the Pressed chicken served with a warm side of greens. Excellent flavor and presentation. I had the Back wrapped Meatloaf at an astounding $16.00. The menu selection is large and varied. The wine list...More

1  Thank keeb56
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

We visited as a group of 6 during a one night stay in Murphy’s and could not have picked a better venue for dinner. From the very start, the atmosphere was very warm and welcoming. Our waiter, Tyler, was not only highly knowledgeable and attentive...More

1  Thank Danc2324
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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
Lunch, Dinner
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
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 191 Main St, Murphys, CA 95247-9458
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Calaveras County  >  Murphys
  • Phone Number: +1 209-728-0700
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