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Chat-A-Whyle Restaurant

28 Liberty St, Bath, NY 14810-1507
+1 607-776-8040
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“sticky buns” (51 reviews)
“soups” (6 reviews)
“beef on weck” (2 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 AM - 7:30 PM Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
28 Liberty St, Bath, NY 14810-1507
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Breakfast was very good an filling , loved the sticky buns an service .. If ever this way again ill be eating here

Thank darceye2018
Reviewed 16 April 2018

So I was in the area for the day with a couple of friends and didn't want fast food, someone recommended this restaurant. When we walked in there were about 4 waitress standing at the register talking, we had to greet them first and once...More

Thank Blessed85
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Service was great and I love the homemade soups. Breakfast is always good. I usually stop once a week for breakfast. Lately I've been going for lunch. Great food and a good price. Friendly service.

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

We stopped in on a whim. There were more people working, than seated. Not a soul came to our table. Someone else was seated, and waited on, but still no one came to our table. We got uip to leave, and someone thanked us. I...More

Thank melissa1679
Reviewed 4 February 2018

My wife and I were visiting a fellow veteran at the Bath VA center. After our visit, we decided to head into Bath to find a place to eat. On Liberty Street there is a restaurant called Chat-a-Whyle. What a nice place to eat. Since...More

Thank chapster52
Reviewed 2 February 2018

love this restaurant! nice food, great service and very conveniently located down town. been visiting this eatery for decades with my family. And we are rowdie people and they tolerate us just fine. no matter what time of day you eat here, it's going to...More

Thank Mrs_WJ
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

My husband, oldest daughter and I each ordered the fish fry. Theirs came and appeared as expected: a large, solid portion of beer-battered fish. Mine appeared fine until I turned it over and realized most of the meat was missing. I had about 3 oz...More

Thank TMHammer
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Downtown Bath is home to a successful and busy family restaurant. We often stop here on jaunts across the Southern Tier and recommend it. The menu is extensive and reasonably priced. It seems to be the go to place for seniors. Service is good. It...More

Thank Susan&David
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

The worst food possible, they ran out of food on Thanksgiving and we had reservations. The food was horrible but the service was great. Even though they had no food they will still sitting people and charging them. The owner forgot they didn’t have any...More

Thank Malcolm M
Reviewed 15 November 2017

On our way to visit relative in the Buffalo area, we always stop at this restaurant for lunch. The food is very good and is reasonably priced. The service is good and the staff is very friendly.

Thank Richard F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 AM - 7:30 PM
5:30 AM - 7:30 PM
5:30 AM - 7:30 PM
5:30 AM - 7:30 PM
5:30 AM - 7:30 PM
5:30 AM - 7:30 PM
5:30 AM - 7:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Liberty St, Bath, NY 14810-1507
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +1 607-776-8040
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