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Bees Knees Cafe

) #1 of 3 Restaurants in Preston Hollow ££ - £££
989 Broome Center Rd, Preston Hollow, NY 12469
+1 518-239-6234
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good11%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
18 Jun 2017
“A real gem!”
30 Sep 2016
“A must,you will not regret it.”
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££ - £££
989 Broome Center Rd, Preston Hollow, NY 12469
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

Stopped in for early lunch/ late brunch on a weekend early afternoon. We were immediately warmly welcomed by the proprietor/hostess and she explained about the "informal" arrangements in the restaurant. Basically, you are seated with a menu and when you you are ready you go...More

Thank alwaysplanning50
Carol C, Owner at Bees Knees Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you! So glad you enjoyed yourself here. Happily, what you describe is what we strive to be. Please come again!

Reviewed 5 November 2016

We should have paid attention to their website warning to ignore GPS directions. It made a short trip longer than necessary but it was worth it. Very nice folks and really good food. We needed ours wrapped as we were in transit. They were very...More

Thank marian s
Carol C, Owner at Bees Knees Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2016

Thanks for perservering on the back roads! Hopefully, we'll get 5 stars from you next time!

Reviewed 30 September 2016

Carol and John along with Chef Rob will make your trip unforgettable. Excellent food and good conversation will have you coming back.

Thank James M
Carol C, Owner at Bees Knees Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2016

Thank you!

Reviewed 29 January 2016

We just love this place. The food is amazing. The farmhouse is cozy. Can't recommend it highly enough.

Thank KristenandJohan
Reviewed 13 November 2015

Always fresh food here that is delicious. Most of it is from their nearby farm and is organic. Delicious salads, lamb, other meats, soups at reasonable prices. You can sit outside, weather permitting, at picnic tables for a fabulous view of the Catskills. There's also...More

Thank claudeinalbany
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Bees Knees Cafe is part of Heather Ridge Farm and operates when the farm's stand is open for business. Make the journey to buy some meat, poultry, wool, honey or other locally produced products and stay for a casual lunch seated outside overlooking the majestic...More

Thank NorthernSpy
Reviewed 6 July 2015

It was my first trip to Preston Hollow, but won't be my last. Friends took us to the Bee's Knees Cafe for brunch, and it was terrific! I had crepes, which were very light and yummy! My friends had eggs (with incredibly yellow yolks) and...More

Thank costumegal
Reviewed 5 July 2015

The Bee's Knees Cafe is a solar-powered "Farm to Table" cafe with an actual farm (and tour) attached. The menu includes (very) local ingredients assembled artfully into healthy meals to be eaten indoors or out and accompanied by very good coffee, a selection of teas,...More

1  Thank mike c
Reviewed 3 August 2013

I've been eating at Bees Knees for years and, frankly, I'm a little shocked that I appear to be the first reviewer. Carol's lunches are the best I've had locally and are as good and likely better than many we've had around the globe. Almost...More

1  Thank CezarDuBois
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 989 Broome Center Rd, Preston Hollow, NY 12469
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Preston Hollow
  • Phone Number: +1 518-239-6234
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