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Located in historic Bearsville along the scenic Sawkill Creek, The Bear Cafe invites its guests to become part of its family. Originally created by music impresario Albert Grossman, The Bear Cafe combines the rustic atmosphere of the Catskill region with the Woodstock/Bearsville music experience. Here, our guest are invited into a casual fine dining experience with a commitment to fresh and local ingredients. Live music plays in the long each night.
$20 - $50
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Drinks, Late Night
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Wheelchair Accessible
Despite saying it is open we tried on a Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday and it was never open. Maybe it can afford to only open on weekends like many other places around Woodstock but it would help if this was made clearer. Looked nice from...More
Lovely , friendly atmosphere very delicious food! I’ve been coming to the area for many years and had always thought the place to be expensive but No for the amount seven and the way it’s cooked no better place to eat ! I highly recommend...More
I recently dined at the Bear Cafe with my wife and found it to be a great experience. The service was friendly and quick, and the food was outstanding. I have the luxury of dining out quite often as part of my job, meaning I...More
December 2018, came here again and like my last review in 2013 the food is still delicious and the service outstanding. The only difference is that we had dinner instead of lunch and sat by the fireplace.
We started the Brussels Sprouts and the Mussels...More
We went here last weekend and had a lovely meal. My lunch companion had been here 15 years previously and many other times before that. He had pepper steak which he said was just as good as before. I had mango chicken which was delicious....More
We had visited Woodstock and were looking for somewhere to dine on a Saturday evening. The Bear Cafe had been recommended so we arrived around 6:00 pm. The place was reasonably busy but became progressively busier as the evening progressed.
The mood is definitely “rustic”....More
Visited this evening for dinner. Received a really warm welcome, and enjoyed the live music. Menu was simple, yet had a few choices for each course. The food was tasty and certainly plentiful. Think that the restaurant looks great and pictures here/on their website do...More
Went here with my daughter and what a great find! Service and food was perfect! The gentle at the door, the host I beleive was lovely and we chatted up and he gave us some history about the place but remained attentive to the guest...More