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The Bearsville Theatre Complex, Route 212, Bearsville, NY 12498
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Ranked #1 of 2 Restaurants in Bearsville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $27
Sun 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night

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English first
Whitehouse Station, New Jersey
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

My wife and I dined here last year and loved it, giving the Bear Cafe a five-star rating. Not this year! What a decline in performance. We dined here again yesterday and was pretty disappointed. To begin, the parking lot was a sheet of ice. I can understand if freezing rain occurred during the day, but this ice accumulated days... More 

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We have never been disappointed with the food or service. Excellent value for the quality. Always surprised by their daily specials. Meats-fish-vegetables and bread are always great. Don't forget to order their desserts. We always make sure we are celebrating a special event at Bear Cafe.

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Emirate of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

I have visited the Bear Cafe annually and I really must accept that as long as the lady manager (I presume her to be?) is in place there, my experience will always be ruined by her, and her alone. I have been visiting Woodstock from abroad every winter for a chill out holiday, literally, and every year I either forget,... More 

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Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Perfect atmosphere and service. The French Onion soup was a highlight. It was exactly the same as you would have in a top Parisian restaurant. The main courses were sourced locally and any place making sure their produce was local should always get a thumbs up. Thanks for a lovely meal.

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Warren, New Jersey
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54 reviews 54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Had high hopes for this place as it is near the top of every review list for the area. I was not dissapointed. Went for anniversary dinner with my wife. And even in the casual "wood table" atmosphere it was a perfect dinner. Table by the window overlooking the stream. One of the best meals I've had in quite a... More 

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Copenhagen, New York
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Early dinner with friends at the Bear Cafe is something special. The very good food, the fantastic atmosphere, as well at the sounds from the Creek runnin just below the deck, gives the special atmosphere, tat makes it a special evening. Very good food.

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Saddle River, New Jersey
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

This restaurant has it all, the perfect setting, the most beautiful room on the stream, a fireplace for those cold winter nights and outdoor seating with beautiful views of the stream and woods. We have loved it for over 20 years and always go back. On a recent visit, we found there were some changes to the menu. No more... More 

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Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Just loved the feeling of this place; although we went at dusk, we could appreciate the views over the creek. Food was creative and seemed made with fresh ingredients. Service friendly, helpful and efficient. Although the well-healed local clientele can no doubt afford it, we found it a little expensive at $340 for 4 (including tip), so that's the only... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

It was my husband's birthday dinner and we had a reservation on a Friday night. We only waited a couple minutes for our table, by the window along the creek, to be cleared and cleaned for us. The bar was full so we couldn't really get a drink while waiting, but were sat quickly. I recommend waiting for a table... More 

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Carbondale, Pennsylvania
19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Stopped here before a comedy show at the bearville theatre and what a tasty surprise! We luckily got there just at opening because it seems like reservations are preferred. After a short wait they got us in at a cute window table overlooking the creek. The food was great, and although a little pricier than we expected, everything was divine!!!... More 

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Additional Information about Bear Cafe

Address: The Bearsville Theatre Complex, Route 212, Bearsville, NY 12498
Phone Number: 845-679-5555
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Bearsville
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 27

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