Little A'Le'Inn

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Little A'Le'Inn
Little A'Le'Inn; Bar, Restaurant & Motel

The Little A'Le'Inn (Previously Rachel Bar and Grill)[1] is a small bar, restaurant and motel located in Rachel, Nevada on the Extraterrestrial Highway. The business has been running for over 20 years[2] and is frequented by visitors to the local Area 51. The business has a variety of Area 51 and UFO related merchandise for sale such as maps of the area, posters, postcards, toys, etc. and offers an "Alien Burger".

In popular culture[edit]

Little A'Le'Inn is referred to in Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas. It can be found in Bone County, Las Venturas nearby the Area 69 facility, using the name Lil Probe Inn.

It is featured in The X-Files season six episode "Dreamland II", in Louis Theroux's Weird Weekends season one episode 2 - "UFO's" and in the film Paul.[3]

History[edit]

The inn opened circa 1989. The original owners were Joe (now deceased) and Pat Travis [4](Patricia).

Name change[edit]

In 1991 Joe and Pat wanted something unique for the Bar and Grill because they felt that "Joe and Pat's" was not exciting (according to patron Bruce Hooker) They held a contest won by Bruce Hooker with "A'le'Inn" (a play on "alien").

Current owners[edit]

Pat and Connie.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Rachel". Lincolncountynevada.com. Retrieved 15 October 2014. 
  2. ^ "Earthlings Welcome at Little A'Le'Inn (too)". Littlealeinn.com. Retrieved 15 October 2014. 
  3. ^ "Paul Movie Trailer Official". Yuotube.com. Retrieved 15 October 2014. 
  4. ^ Rachel, Nevada
  5. ^ Little Al'e'Inn

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 37°38′48″N 115°44′46″W / 37.6467°N 115.7460°W / 37.6467; -115.7460