November 24, 2022

8 new bakeries, bars and shops you should know about in Lancaster

Photo courtesy of Precious Cargo Plant Shop

In case you missed it, Lancaster is booming with new businesses. From bakeries and bars to boutiques, in the last year or so Lancaster has seen major development in its village and surrounding areas. Looking to add new places to your to-do list this season? Here are 8 openings in Lancaster that are worth checking out:

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Bakeries & Bars


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1. Gabrielle’s Bakery

19 West Main St. Lancaster NY 14086 / More info

Continuing a family legacy centered around holiday baked goods, Gabrielle’s Bakery offers a variety of cookies, tea breads, pastries, cinnamon rolls and more! With recipes originating in England, you’ll find that Gabrielle’s Bakery also offers a bouquet of teas to enjoy with their baked goods. Keep an eye on their social media as they are constantly testing new designs and offering limited edition items!

Wine Bar Symposium / Photo x Brett Llenos Smith for Step Out Buffalo

2. Symposium Wine Bar

19 W Main St Suite 400, Lancaster NY 14086 / More Info

A symposium is defined as a drunken evening of good food, music and conversation. That’s exactly what you’ll find at the new Symposium Wine Bar in Lancaster. Their menu consists of hand-selected wines from around the world, accompanied by a selection of small plates. The best part? They serve brunch on Sundays! Learn more about their opening here.

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3. Brazen Brewing

5839 Genesee St Lancaster NY 14086 / More info

Owned and operated brewer, Brazen Brewing brings craft beers to Lancaster in a modern atmosphere with hints of rural influences. The large dining room offers indoor seating, outdoor patio seating, as well as loft space for private events. Apart from their beers, they also serve snack foods, sandwiches and burgers and host a variety of events. Learn more about their opening here.

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4. Clarksburg Cider

4493 Walden Avenue Lancaster NY 14086 / More info

Cider lovers, if you still haven’t been to Clarksburg Cider, this is your reminder to do so! Opened just a year ago, while cider is in the spotlight, Clarksburg Cider also offers craft beer, cocktails and wine as well as brick-oven pizzas, sandwiches and dishes to share. Learn more about their opening here.

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Stores


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5. Swimming Store

19 W Main St Suite 300 Lancaster NY 14086 / More info

Previously located in Depew, The Bathe Store has recently moved to Lancaster Village. In the new location, The Bathe Store continues to offer natural body and bath products in small batches with a focus on relaxation. Find everything here, from homemade bath bombs and soaps to face and hair scrubs, essential oils and diffusers. If you’re looking to treat yourself to a mini spa day, The Bathe Store has you covered.

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6. Cargo Precious Plant Shop

11 W Main Street, Suite 600 Lancaster NY 14086 / More info

This cute little shop aims to make everyone who walks through its doors a thriving plant relative. You don’t need to have a green thumb when you come here, their experts will give you all the knowledge you need. When you buy a plant, it comes with a personalized care card that outlines everything you need to know to keep your plant thriving.

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7. 716 Athletics

19 W Main St Suite 100, Lancaster, NY 14086 / More Info

716 Athletics specializes in sports equipment and sports-related clothing. Need dancing shoes, a skateboard, a tennis set, or Bills gear? They have everything. Plus, they’re constantly rotating their inventory, which means there’s plenty of reason to stop by to see the latest items in stock.

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8. West Main Jewelers

19 West Main Street Suite 600 Lancaster, NY 14086 / More Info

Need a special gift for someone special? Turn to West Main Jewelers for all your jewelry needs. West Main Jewelers offers custom jewelry and watches, as well as jewelry repairs. From engagement rings to birthstone accessories, West Main Jewelers can help you create a one-of-a-kind piece.

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