New Business Spotlight Summer 2023

We are excited to announce the opening of a handful of new eateries and a brand new bookstore in the Great Western Catskills. Dining out is often a topic of conversation and with so many established places and new additions, the Great Western Catskills is becoming a hub for great food and drinks.  Current hours of operation are listed but be sure to check in with the business before planning your visit. Help us give a warm welcome to these new businesses!

The Lost Bookshop
120 Main Street
Delhi, NY 13753
Wednesday – Sunday 10am-6pm

This new store has opened its doors as a way to help readers lose themselves in a good book and find themselves when feeling lost. The walls of this charming shop are lined with a variety of genres. You’ll find books for children and young adults, field guides, fiction, funny reads, picture books and everything in between.

The Lost Bookshop


The Print House
1070 Main Street
Fleischmanns, NY 12430

Serving wine, music, cocktails, beer and food, Fleischmanns is in for a treat with this new addition to dining on Main Street. The Print House is proudly the “only vinyl music bar in the heart of the Catskills.” It is worth a visit to check out the atmosphere and food of this great new business. Check their Facebook and Instagram for current hours of operation.

The Print House


Strickland Hollow Cafe
70 Main Street
Delhi, NY 13753
Wednesday 11am-4pm
Wednesday 5pm-8pm Pizza Night
Thursday 11am-4pm
Friday & Saturday 11am-8pm

You may know Strickland Hollow as a bottle shop and distillery or maybe from their cooking classes but now you have the opportunity to get to know The Café at the Tasting Room. Their café is European inspired, serving conserva, charcuterie, fresh pastas, house-made sausage, artisan cocktails and more. They do a special pizza night on Wednesdays and they  just added caviar service to their regular menu. 

Photo by Jason Martin, The Café at the Tasting Room, Strickland Hollow


The Locale
123 Main Street
Delhi, NY 13753
Tuesday-Saturday 5pm-9pm

The Locale is a beautiful patio behind The Shire Pub, serving raw bar selections, salad, small plates, cocktails, great wine, and weekly specials. With comfortable and casual seating, this is a great way to spend a summer evening.

Photo courtesy of The Locale


Oda Wine Garden
743 Main Street
Margaretville, NY 12455
Friday 5pm-10:30pm
Saturday 12pm-10:30pm
Sunday 12pm-8pm

Oda Wine Garden specializes in ancient world and natural wines in a beautiful outdoor setting in Margaretville, NY. Located conveniently on Main Street, enjoy Balkan small plates while sipping on unique and timeless wine.

Courtesy of Oda Wine Garden


Hamden General Store, Cafe & New Pop-Up Dinners
35796 NY-10
Hamden, NY 13782

Each week from Thursday-Sunday 10am-2:30pm, Hamden General offers freshly made sandwiches by Tiny’s. The new addition to the Hamden General line-up is their pop-up dinners offered throughout the summer. You won’t want to miss an opportunity to eat a delicious local dinner so follow Hamden General on Instagram to receive updates on their forthcoming dinners. 

Hamden General Store


Gabby Ray’s Diner
209 Delaware Street
Walton, NY 13856
Sunday-Thursday 7am-8pm
Friday & Saturday 7am-9pm

The iconic 1950’s diner in Walton, NY, has been revitalized to its original fashion in the grand opening of Gabby Ray’s Diner. You will find classic diner options, a proper dinner menu, and friendly service as the wheels of history keep turning.


Photo courtesy of Gabby Ray’s Diner