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Food Guide: Wander Black Creek

Explore the comforting delights offered by cozy eateries in town

Diane Wuthrich
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Food Guide: Wander Black Creek

Gardiner is proudly a town of artisans, and you can taste the art in the local food, too! This family-friendly town has a handful of culinary options which offer an array of comfort food made with the freshest ingredients. After a day of exploring, outdoor adventures, or relaxing in Wander Black Creek, check out these top restaurant recommendations:

Lombardi's

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  • Distance from Wander Black Creek: 2.2 miles 

  • Location: 2808 Benton Cors, Gardiner, NY 12525

  • Hours: 4PM-9PM Wednesday to Monday; closed on Tuesdays

  • Phone: (845) 255 9779

Website: https://www.lombardisofgardiner.com/

Dining at Lombardi's is an experience you mustn't miss: the homey atmosphere and warm hospitality of this family-owned Italian restaurant is one for the books. Savor classic Italian dishes from recipes that have been passed down from one generation to another. Start your meal with an appetizer of freshly made bread, indulge in premium pasta and pizza, and savor juicy chicken and veal dishes. Leave room for dessert, too! Reservations are required.

Mountain Brahaus

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  • Distance from Wander Black Creek: 1.7 miles 

  • Location: 3123 US-44, Gardiner, NY 12525

  • Hours: 12NN-8PM, Wednesday to Sunday; closed on Mondays and Tuesdays

  • Phone:  (845) 255-2527

  • Website: https://www.mountainbrauhaus.com/

Mountain Brahaus has been a staple in the culinary scene of Gardiner for almost 7 decades now. They have gained a loyal following who come back time and again for their authentic German cuisine. It's the perfect place to unwind with a freshly baked pretzel, bratwursts, German potato salad, and other fantastic seasonal dishes and locally raised meat.

Cafe Mio

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  • Distance from Wander Black Creek: 4.1 miles 

  • Location: 2356 US-44, Gardiner, NY 12525

  • Hours: 9AM-4PM, Wednesday to Sunday; closed on Mondays and Tuesdays

  • Phone:  (845) 255-4949

Website: https://www.miogardiner.com/

Head over to Cafe Mio for an unforgettable lunch or brunch meal. The open-kitchen setup allows diners to observe their incredible staff as they work on preparing your meals. The burgers, French toast, and fries are famous for a reason. However, don't miss on their other excellent dishes: Ahi tuna wrap, goat cheese omelet, Homemade corned beef hash, and crispy breakfast potatoes. All ingredients are sourced from local farms, too!


The cuisine in Gardiner alone is worth the visit, but there are tons of other fun things to do. If you need some travel advice, text the 24/7 Wander concierge through the app.

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