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Historic Downtown Bedford...Specialty Dining Happens Here!


Candy stores, coffee shops, bakeries, farm market restaurants and more help round out Bedford's culinary landscape.


Specialty Dining Options in Downtown Bedford


Bedford Candies

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Bedford Candies today, strives for the same excellence that the store has achieved for over 80 years, and continues to create high quality chocolates that cannot be found anywhere else.

Bird's Nest Bakery

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Bird's Nest Cafe and Bakery is a step back in time. Tucked into a classic general store, and featuring abundance of fresh baked goods including cookies, doughnuts, cakes and pies, Bird's Nest Cafe is sure to please.

Everything Tea

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Everything Tea has everything the tea lover needs for a great cup of tea. We have over 110 loose leaf teas, as well as pots and accessories. We also offer in-home tea tasting parties.


HeBrews Coffee Co.

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Treat yourself to world class coffee at Hebrews Coffee Company. From cappuccinos, lattes and mochas to tea and fruit smoothies, our menu offers a wide selection of specialty drinks with something for everyone!

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The Schell House

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Located just a few miles east of Bedford, on the Lincoln Highway, The Schell House offers beverages, some baked goods, or homemade soup, as well as an eclectic collection of art in diverse mediums.

Wing and a Prayer

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Merkel's Wing and a Prayer at The Hornet's Nest is a restaurant and banquet room serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Located in Hyndman in southern Bedford County.