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Best things to do in Alpine

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Science Museum
“Since you're already in town, this is a great little museum to check out if history is your things. Located on the Sul Ross campus, this museum is family friendly and free.”
14 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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“Reata Restaurant offers some of the best meals in Alpine. The outstanding service is consistent, and the relaxing atmosphere is fabulous. Reserve a seat in the courtyard for a wonderful dining experience. ”
12 locals recommend
Liquor Store
“An excellent natural food store in Alpine, which for most travelers is on the way into the area. This is a great place to stock up on healthy essentials. ”
13 locals recommend
Cafe
“Their crepes and Belgian waffles are out of this world. Gluten free options are available. Call ahead for menus options, though!. Their location is adjacent to the local bookstore, Front Street Books. Definitely worth your time! ”
6 locals recommend
Cafe
“Great place for a leisurely, outdoor coffee morning. Need to wash clothes? They've a laundromat next door! ”
5 locals recommend
Bar
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“This bar and music venue is low key and relaxed with a casual outdoor patio for enjoying Alpine's beautful climate.”
7 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Expect to have to wait at least 45 minutes. But sit down, have a cup of coffee or a fresh Pastery while you wait. Great place to get the essential breaskfast like biscuits and gravy, omelets, etc. ”
6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Pizza, hearty sandwiches and pasta dishes. Good margaritas. Gluten-free pizza. Live music.$$$”
6 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Giant burritos, greasy burgers and fries. Cash or check only, last time we checked. Delicious, albeit often slow service. ”
7 locals recommend
Movie Theater
“Our tiny little theater. They show two shows a week, usually an adult show and a kid show. Give them a call, its worth listening to their voicemail. ”
3 locals recommend
Bar
“Great venue, amazing patio, rather spendy and you can count on slow service. Order two drinks at a time!!!”
5 locals recommend
Bar
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“Cash only. But great little venue to hang out with friends on the back patio and play some corn hole. ”
5 locals recommend
Hotel
“The great scene. Amazingly well restored 100 yr old building, best sunset view in Alpine from the second story porch, the wine is fantastic (and so are the other alcohol options), great folks, and often music... it's just all good. And La Calavera mexican food is across the street, which is not only convenient but amazing food too!”
4 locals recommend
Bakery
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“All things good are made here... bread (grains milled on-site!), sweets, savories, chia pudding, hummus... oh just go! Ginger the propietress is amazing and anything she makes is delectable! She also has excellent taste in wine and other scrumptious products (cheese that she brings in to share with her devoted customers. ”
5 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Lightning fast service, great Mexican food. I highly recommend the Huevos Rancheros for breakfast.”
4 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Our local, everyday grocery store. It's not your normal HEB or Natural grocers, but it has all the essentials. ”
5 locals recommend