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Bear's Eatery

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324 Archibald St, Kimberley, British Columbia V1A 1M9, Canada
+1 250-427-3412
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11:00 - 20:00
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Wed - Mon 11:00 - 20:00
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Kimberley
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I love going to Bears eatery the food is really good, it is great homestyle fare. They have lots of activities for kids it is the best place for family dining in Kimberley!

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Thank Heather B
1 review
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Thought we would get a good home cooked meal. That was not the case. The food was overcooked, under spiced, cold, and to top it off over priced. The only redeeming quality was that the server was pleasant and attentive. We will not be going back.

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Thank Natasha B
Calgary, Canada
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214 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

The food is all delicious comfort food. The owners and staff are super friendly. The records on the wall give you something to explore. We never miss dining at Bear's when we are in Kimberley.

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Thank MarkTCalgary
Kimberley, Canada
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50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Generous portions and family favorites are the order of the day at this family friendly casual dining eatery owned by Joanne and Barry ,"Bear". Hamburgers, Fish & Chips, Beef Dip, Sandwiches, Quesadillas and Bear's legendary pot pies freshly made daily are on the menu. For dessert, if you have room, try the "Elvis" or the "Bob Marley" cream pie. The... More 

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Thank David B
Nanaimo, Canada
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95 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

This tiny restaurant is not easy to find but definitely worth the effort. The locals eat here....usually a good sign. "Bear" makes the most awesome pot pies, chicken, steak and mushroom as well as shepherds pie. All are exceptional! Leave room for some delicious desserts too.

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Thank Rover1949
Cochrane, Canada
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We found this gem on Tripadvisor, of all places. Easy to find in the heart of town across from Overwaitea Foods, this little place is run by a loving couple who have retired and made this their life's work. Every item on the menu is prepared with love and the freshest ingredients. I had a flame broiled burger with the... More 

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Thank SwampdonkeyAmps
Canada
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Had a great meal in this little spot in Kimberley - good comfort food and the price was right. When we dropped in that night, there seemed to be a lot of locals in there - that's a good sign. Bear's homemade chicken pot pie was delicious and ample and their fish and chips was a large serving and also... More 

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Thank Rita C
Meadow Lake
2 reviews
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped here on our family vacation for supper. Service was excellent and the food was amazing. Keep the main dishes small so that you save room for the home made pies ad they are worth it! If in Kimberly again we would absolutely love to stop in again!

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Thank Laura F
Hilltop Lakes, Texas
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016

The food was excellent. The service was even better. We had the Corn Chowder and the Pizza which was excellent. Other members of the party had the Seafood pot pie and the Chicken pot pie. They raved about it. The pies are home made and you will not be disappointed.

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Thank DCH49
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 August 2016

This little restaurant is a perfect meal or snack stop of you are cycling the North Star Rails to Trails pathway. It is only a few blocks away from the Kimberley terminus of the trail. We stopped in for pie -- had the apple and blueberry -- and it was fabulous!! I wish we planned to be there for lunch,... More 

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Thank Karen L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 324 Archibald St, Kimberley, British Columbia V1A 1M9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Kimberley
  • Phone Number: +1 250-427-3412

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