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Black Bear Diner

255 2nd St, Davis, CA 95616-4635
+1 530-756-4190
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“black beans” (27 reviews)
“pancakes” (12 reviews)
“pot roast” (3 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
255 2nd St, Davis, CA 95616-4635
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

Went for breakfast with my wife. I had the chicken fried steak with eggs that was a generous serving, with tasty fried potatoes. The fluffy biscuit was terrific. My wife had the scrambled eggs with hash browns and enjoyed it along with the biscuit. Service...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Stanley N
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

I don't think a Guy will be visiting this diner chain. The food is average and for the locals a definite value. I had dinner and got a salad, veggies potatoes and salmon for a great price. The taste was bland and had to add...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Chacha562013
Reviewed 28 September 2018

We were tired from traveling and chose this restaurant because it was near our hotel. There are many choices - it's basically diner menu items - lots of choices, with choices for smaller portions too - which I thought was a good idea. I had...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank E656MBlisad
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Breakfast with family and daughter’s roommate. Sunday morning but didn’t have to wait long. Good food especially the bacon! Staff very friendly a good diner!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank PAmarkie
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We arrived at the diner and were greeted promptly, and seated straight away. The wait staff were friendly and helpful. The decor is country sheik, with bears everywhere of course. The food wait was around 15 min. The portions are large. Everything was prepared as...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Koda1Raven2
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Consistently good food and generous portions at this casual family restaurant. The breakfasts and the burgers are our favorites.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank P D
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We went to Black Bear for dessert only. it was after the dinner hour so there weren't a lot of people there which was nice as I know it can get noisy in there when it's full. The bear claw was wonderful, the apple pie...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank A93274
Reviewed 5 June 2018

We have found the food to be excessively greasy and the portions very large. If that is your sort of venue, this is a good choice. Even at the relatively good prices we are hoping for a little more attention to healthy food offerings across...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Robert R
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Omelettes and egs benedict were good, portions excessive. The wait person was very responsive. If I lived here, I would make it a regular stop.

Date of visit: May 2018
2  Thank Robert D
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Went for breakfast, very busy place. Food was good, service could have been better. A little pricey but decent spot.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Lynne P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 255 2nd St, Davis, CA 95616-4635
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Davis
  • Phone Number: +1 530-756-4190
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The residents of Davis certainly love their home-cooked meals… and that’s exactly where Black Bear Diner comes in. We make sure that every meal delivered to your table is the very best that it can be, and that you always receive the most exemplary service around. We invite you to bring your family and friends to our lovely diner. You’ll be glad you did.
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