Privacy Policy

Your privacy and the privacy of data relating to you is very important to us. It is important that you
read and understand the privacy policy as it will explain how we collect and use your personal
information and why we do this. This policy relates to your use of this website www.bearcafe.com
At Bear Cafe we are committed to maintaining the trust and confidence of our visitors to our web site.
In particular, we want you to know that we are in the business of selling, renting or trading email lists
with other companies and businesses for marketing purposes.
 
In this Privacy Policy, we’ve provided lots of detailed information on when and why we collect your
personal information, how we use it, the limited conditions under which we may disclose it to others
and how we keep it secure.


Cookies

Our website uses cookies to collect information. This includes information about browsing and
behaviour by people who access our websites. This includes information about pages viewed and the
customer journey around our websites.
 
Cookies are small data files which are placed on your computer or other devices (such as smart
‘phones or ‘tablets’) as you browse this website. They are used to ‘remember’ when your computer or
device accesses our websites.
 
Cookies are essential for the effective operation of our website. When someone visits
www.bearcafe.com we use a third party service, Google Analytics, to collect standard internet log
information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number
of visitors to the various parts of the site. This information is only processed in a way which does not
identify anyone. We do not make, and do not allow Google to make, any attempt to find out the
identities of those visiting our website.
 
As part of the Dining Club and special events sign up, we collect personal information. We use that
information for a couple of reasons: to provide your Dining Club Membership Card, to tell you about
stuff you’ve asked us to tell you about; to contact you if we need to obtain or provide additional
information; to check our records are right and to check every now and then that you’re happy and
satisfied. We don’t rent or trade email lists with other organisations and businesses.
 
We use a third party provider, MailChimp, to deliver our newsletter. We gather statistics around email
opening and clicks using industry standard technologies to help us monitor and improve our e-
newsletter. For more information, please see MailChimp’s privacy notice.
 
You can unsubscribe to general mailings at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link at the bottom of
any of our emails or by emailing our team at info@bearcafe.com.
All table bookings are facilitated through Resy.com you can view their privacy policy at:
https://resy.com/privacy
 
Cookies may be used to record information about your online preferences and allow us to identify you
as you travel around our site, which enables us to track what pages you have looked at. Users have
the opportunity to set their devices to accept all cookies, to notify them when a cookie is issued, or not
to receive cookies at any time. The last of these means that certain personalised features cannot then
be provided to that user and accordingly they may not be able to take full advantage of all of a
website’s features. Check the “Help” menu of your browser to learn how to change your cookie
preferences.
 
Information supplied by cookies can help us to analyse the profile of our visitors and help us to
provide you with a better user experience. They also are used to identify you as you browse our sites.
Please note that during your visits to our website you may notice some cookies that are not related to
bearcafe.com. When you visit a page with content embedded from, for example, YouTube you may
be presented with cookies from this website bearcafe.com does not control the dissemination of these
cookies. You should check the third party websites for more information about these.


How do I change my cookie settings

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more
about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete
them, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit
http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.


Access to personal information

Bear Cafe tries to be as open as it can be in terms of giving people access to their personal
information. Individuals can find out if we hold any personal information by making a ‘subject access
request’. If we do hold information about you we will:
Give you a description of it
Tell you why we are holding it
Tell you who it could be disclosed to
Let you have a copy of the information in an intelligible form

We do not disclose any of your personal data with any 3rd parties without prior consent.
If you want to request information about any personal information you can email us or write to:
The Bear
295 Tinker Street
Suite B

Bearsville
NY 12409
info@bearcafe.com