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The Country Bear Bakery and Diner

5830 Nys Route 86, Wilmington, NY
+1 518-946-2691
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“french toast” (29 reviews)
“home fries” (5 reviews)
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American, Diner
5830 Nys Route 86, Wilmington, NY
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My girlfriend and I stayed in the small town of Wilmington for a couple days for an outdoor racing event, and after reading some TripAdvisor reviews we thought we'd give this quaint breakfast place a try. It doesn't seat many people, and has a great...More

Thank Jesse F
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has an outside waiting area that was quite full when we left. The food is very good. The chef used my gluten free bread to make me French toast. It is family owned and run. Very clean and the mother and daughter were...More

Thank RJoan
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Country Bear Bakery and Diner is a small, family owned diner that provides a good sized breakfast at a reasonable price. Get there early to avoid long waits for a table, as the diner is quite small and only open until about noon.

Thank Gracey56
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great home cooking, nice people, good service. Just the breakfast we were looking for. Kind service, referred by Eastern Mountain Sports.

Thank Marinell W
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We stopped here for breakfast on our way back to Canada. It's a small spot, cash only but so worth it. I was thinking about ordering 2 slices of French toast until they brought it to the table next to me. It was a humungous...More

Thank lypsiladdict
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We went for breakfast the morning after a big hike and all I could think about was bacon. This place has a real comfortable feel to it. Straight forward, down to earth food and service. Home fries are not deep fried, bread is homemade, portions...More

Thank yuratowel
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Another surprise in the area. Get your breakfast and don't eat the rest of the day because you dish here is overloaded with goodies.

Thank 666francoisg
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

This small very informal diner is well worth the stop for breakfast. The French toast is unsurpassed cooked perfectly outside and in with a small dusting of cinnamon and worth the extra $1 for the local maple syrup. Bacon lean and well done, eggs and...More

Thank JBtraveler865
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

You must must must get the French toast - the best I've ever had. And the cage free eggs are fantastic. Tiny place - awesome food - nice people.

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Cash only .....worth the stop.... plenty of food. Great coffee. Great service.... This is a must stop.. It was down the road from where we stayed and a local favorite... The turn tables fast, so be patient.. Excellent home cooked food. I had the breakfast...More

Thank catcota1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 11:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5830 Nys Route 86, Wilmington, NY
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 518-946-2691
Breakfast and lunch and a bakery
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