Food and Shops

The Flight of Fancy Fine Art and Fine Crafts c. 1980.
fight picThirty years in business. Awarded Outstanding Art/Craft retailer in Atlantic Canada. 200 unique and gifted Artisans, 100% Canadian and 60% Nova Scotian. Something for everyone.
1869 Main Street  Bear River NS.B0S1B0  Phone: 902 467 4171  Email:   Website:


Myrtle’s and Rosie’s Restaurant
Restaurant, Ice Cream, Treats, and Treasures and Bear River-related memorabilia. Try our own home-made Chili, sauces, take-out-meals, and especially Mom’s (really good) Bread Pudding! Friday night music jam sessions after supper. Located in the Trading Post Building on Clementsvale Road. Open year round.
(902) 467-0176


 Bear River Bargains and Books
DSCF0523 General used books including antiquarian.  Also antiques, collectibles, glassware, memorabilia, records, ephemera, postcards, maps, old newspapers and magazines, frames, art and unusual things. 1888 Clementsvale Road (Main Street) Bear River, Nova Scotia, Phone: 902-467-0334 e-mail: Facebook; Bear River Bargains and Books


Groceries and Nova Scotia Liquor Commission outlet.
Cherry Brook Grocery features locally smoked bacon and ham, plus a selection of Nova Scotian made foodstuffs.
Mon-Sat 7 am-10 pm, Sun 9 am-9 pm
River Road & Lansdowne
Darcy (902) 467 3543


Teresa’s His & Hers Hairstyling






ferry ad A small-batch roaster offering fresh, fairtrade, organic coffee beans to both retail and wholesale markets. “fairtrade + organic = happiness”
1890 Clementsvale Rd. PO Box 133, Bear River, NS, B0S 1B0, 902.467.0128 (Roastery). Owners Jonathan Welch & Erin Schopfer. Coffee beans available at the roaster by chance or at The Flight of Fancy and Cherrybrook GroceryStore. Email:  Facebook page.


Bear River Plastics
For the last 15 years Bear River Plastic Welding has offered cutting edge floating dock design for both commercial and recreational uses, consistently delivering unsurpassed quality and service. For more information please contact Dave Wilson
Office: 902.638.3438    Cell:    902.245.8319
Fax:    .902.638.8264
Shop Location:   231 Spinnaker Dr Cornwallis N.S. B0S 1H0
Mailing Address:   186 Upper River Rd. Bear River, NS B0S1B0
Website: Bear River Plastic Welding

Wilson’s Gas
No attendant. Gas by debit or visa only.
1245 River Road

L’sitkuk gas bar
185 Reservation Road, across from the Bear River First Nation Cultural and Heritage Centre. Gas, diesel, furnace oil and small convenience store.
8:oo am – 8:00 pm     7 days/week        902-467-0557