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Bear Appetit Cafe

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25 Broadway, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229-2007
+1 570-732-4777
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07:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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Clearwater, Florida
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped after train ride looking for soup and light lunch. The restaurant was not crowded so we were able to get seated and order quick enough. The menu was varied and everyone found something to their liking. I ordered a potato soup which had no potatoes but was tasty enough. My husband ordered a shake that was soupy. Basically, foamy... More 

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Thank ejmini
E. Fallowfield
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Grilled cheese sandwich appears only on kids menu but was "available" to adults. It was done as a panini of sorts so had no butter on the bread so was fairly tasteless. The accompanying fries were greasy and cold. Server was very pleasant and kept asking if all was okay; didn't have the heart to tell her how awful the... More 

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Thank Gd1123
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Food was just ok but we ordered a side of bacon and took one bite and it did not taste right so we did not eat anymore. We told the waitress and she did not remove it off the bill! Just terrible service

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Thank natalie g
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

1 star is too much for this places. The server was extremely rude and didn't visit the table often. My fiancée order salmon and it was extremely salty. When brought to the servers attention all she said was "it shouldn't be". I ordered the tofu burger, which was mush and unappetizing.

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Thank Jon M
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

We enjoyed a late lunch here on a blustery Friday with no evidence of hordes of train passengers looking for restaurants so we had none of the service issues mentioned in previous reviews. Our server was prompt and pleasant, the menu offered abundant choices, and the food for our group of four was plentiful and delicious. I was surprised by... More 

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Thank Pat17603
Baltimore, Maryland
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70 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

So, some quick background is needed to explain the need for this great little restaurant to beef up their management skills. This town is the main landing point for the lehigh scenic railroad so the whole town knows what times droves of tourists will be pouring into the little eateries in town. Therefore there is no excuse for not being... More 

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Thank wiseguys4jc
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We stopped in for lunch while in Jim Thorpe for the weekend...they were slammed. We had no particular place to go, so the four of us simple waited patiently and chatted - unlike the furious couple behind us, who had been waiting 45 minutes for their food! When they complained, the hostess responded rather rudely. Their food finally came- but... More 

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Harleysville, Pennsylvania
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221 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We stopped for a quick bite to eat before taking a train ride. We had an hour before the train was to board for the last trip of the day. We went in and waited to be seated with a lot of empty tables.We ordered a hamburg and fries to split and brother had a salad and soup. After waiting... More 

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Thank Kathy M
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

They were packed. Waited a normal time to be seated. Waitress took a long time to get our refreshments order. Ordered food at the same time. Took quite awhile to get food. Our soups were splashing out of the bowl, as the waitress delivered them. My wife's Chicken Noodle Soup contained a portion of one noodle. My Caesar salad was... More 

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Thank Myerstown
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58 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Open early which is convenient. Had breakfast before riding the train. Good portion and decent prices. Combined with friendly service it's a win.

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Thank Ric W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Broadway, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229-2007
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Jim Thorpe
  • Phone Number: +1 570-732-4777

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