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The Bear Cafe-Bar

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29 Rochdale Road, Todmorden OL14 7LA, England
+44 1706 433606
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Tavistock, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a wonderful place full of atmosphere. The food is delicious and so is the coffee. Food prices are very reasonable with a nice lunch for £5 or so. Please open another in West Devon then we could go every day!

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Thank AndyStocks
Hebden Bridge, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

It has been several years since I last frequented this erstwhile establishment and I have to say my first impression was one of positive surprise. Certainly the decor and styling has been vastly improved which gives a great ambience. Great selection of vegetarian/ vegan food on offer - currently on winter menu. Plus all the caffeinated drinks you'd expect from... More 

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Thank See-no-evil
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2016 via mobile

We've been coming to the Bear for over 10 years & have never been disappointed. The great tasting food & attentive service make this a place you can rely on every time you visit.

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Thank Scrawl33
Preston, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

we like to call for lunch on a sunday for coffee /afternoon tea snack.the service was terrible. staff stood around looking helpless .we ordered cake which was brought to our table in good time.The server pointed and said the cutlery was on the table next to the counter where we had ordered at,and walked off.She did the same to the... More 

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1 Thank andrewcookie
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

I've been going here for years and usually absolutely love it, but recently it just hasn't been on par with previous visits. My last visit consisted of ordering food (£30 worth), and then when I got to paying the lady on the till (maybe even the manager) wouldn't let me use my loyalty card to get a free Chai Latte.... More 

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2 Thank cdkrt
Penrith, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016

Have met up with friends many times here, for breakfasts, lunches and coffees. Staff are very friendly, food is great.

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Thank Emily W
Greater Manchester
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

I love the good here. I'm not a began or veggie but I love the creative ways the good is made. The staff are nice and helpful. The cakes are good and very well baked.

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Thank seascapesszzz
Todmorden, United Kingdom
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233 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016

This is a veggie cafe but dont be put off the food is great, tasty, a good price, the staff are nice and friendly, we had a baby shower here for my veggie friend and we all loved it, the only thing this place need is waitress service otherwise its great.

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Thank eduardandkate
Todmorden, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

I'm generally adverse to vegetarian food- you can always add chicken in my opinion but this place is lovely. An deli come apothecary downstairs and a fab dining space upstairs l, the bear is spot on for lunch time with family, kids or small ones. Amazing muffins and interesting lunch options!

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1 Thank Weathered83
Todmorden, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

Located on Rochdale road Bear cafe is a nice little cafe to take a bite at. With a little shop at the bottom I would say bear cafe is definitely one of the best cafes in todmorden.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Rochdale Road, Todmorden OL14 7LA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Todmorden
  • Phone Number: +44 1706 433606
Description
Vegetarian cafe bar & deli food store set in Todmorden's old Cooperative

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?