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29 Rochdale Road, Todmorden OL14 7LA, England
01706 433 606
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Oldham, United Kingdom
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

having been assured that today (18th July) was going to be a wonderful summer's day, we'd planned a 50 mile trip to a place we'd not visited for a while. Then late on the 17th we'd Googled our intended destination only to find that the business had closed down. So we earmarked an alternate destination that would be just right... More 

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Todmorden, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food, freshly prepared. Vegetarian food but great for non vegetarians like myself. Very reasonably priced lunchtime venue, suitable for friends quick catch up

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1 Thank Paula A
Todmorden, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An interesting place to enjoy a drink and snack whilst shopping in town . The staff were helpful and friendly.

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Thank brianwaters44
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

We love coming here, the food is delicious with generous portions. Family friendly with toys ect. Our favourite cafe!

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Thank Elizabeth99999
Todmorden, United Kingdom
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146 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Had a very good coffee and lunch snack. The sharing boards are huge and excellent value as well as being extremely tasteful. Really good choice especially for vegetarians, gluten free etc. Lots to try so will definitely return. Can get busy and is a little noisy upstairs as slight echo in the room. Down stairs only seemed to do coffee,... More 

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Thank TheButler2014
Manchester, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Firstly, this is the first time I have been back here since it changed it's name to "The Old Co-Op". I was very impressed with the food. As a Vegan, there were several available options, also many gluten free. I chose the trio of salads. They were all absolutely delicious - sort of Middle East inspired. One was roasted veg,... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

My wife and I have been coming to The Bear or The Old Co-Op whichever name you chose and I have to say that it is getting better and better all the time. Came here on Saturday for mid afternoon lunch. Had the Pakoras to start and they are truly delicious, the aubergine side they come with is to die... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Always a bit suspicious of a dish without meat. Not being a vegetarian. This was our first visit but I think I might be a bit of a covert. We both shared a meze. The plate of food was colourful and full of flavour. I can honestly say it's one of the best meals I have had in ages. The... More 

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Thank tessben58
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

I have visited the bear many times. It's a vegetarian cafe which also have many vegan options. I had a trio of salads and yummy salad. All freshly main on site from local sauced ingredients. Staff are lovely and the food is yummy. It can get busy at times but that speaks volumes for the food and atmosphere. I visit... More 

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Lancashire, United Kingdom
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127 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Came around 3pm for a late lunch. Still quite a few people in so seemed to keep a steady flow of business which is encouraging. The layout of the room is good, lovely and airy with the huge windows. Service was a touch slow, but there is plenty to choose from on the menu and specials board. The food itself... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Rochdale Road, Todmorden OL14 7LA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Todmorden
  • Phone Number: 01706 433 606
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?