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Black Bear Diner

255 2nd St, Davis, CA 95616-4635
+1 530-756-4190
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (10 reviews)
“french toast” (3 reviews)
“soup” (3 reviews)
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American, Diner, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
255 2nd St, Davis, CA 95616-4635
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Love black bear for breakfast - the wait was a bit (3 people 30-40 min) but well worth the wait when a lovely pancake has been ordered.

Thank Vicky H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I both had korned beef hash (or should I say korned beef jerky)? To say that it was over cooked would be a gross understament! I keep telling myself I will never again patronize a "black bear diner" and so I have...More

Thank Kenneth C
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Black Bear is a regional eatery with locations scattered across northern California. The fare is comfort food and I have been there at breakfast.

Thank shelleym812
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This is excellent for a good basic meal. We ate here three times on a recent trip to Davis. Each meal was very good. Servings are on the substantial side, so keep that in mind when ordering.Service was friendly and the restaurant decor was very...More

Thank Heimbody
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Stopped on road trip because we were hungry. We were NOT hungry when we left. The salad was so big that they must grow a garden for each order!!! We ordered half sizes of meals and that was still massive. I ordered a small cup...More

Thank Summoner53
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

I visited a Black Bear dinner over two years ago on my way back from Yosemite to San Fransisco and loved it so when we stopped in Davis on a trip recently, I was very excited to try it again. We were a big group...More

Thank LKWendel
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This place is awesome. Come hungry, leave full. Big menu of lots of food. Awesome breakfast selections, available at dinner. I like dinner for breakfast, lunch for lunch, and breakfast for dinner. This place can do that.

1  Thank jrperkins3
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Great for Breakfast, not so great for Dinner. I love their hot sauces and we find all of their breakfast's to be great. Coffee is solid also.

Thank Europe-07-09-11
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Wanted to try it based on all the reviews I read. Just down the street from the hotel. Really cute place. Great food (Lots of food), friendly staff and fast service.

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The service here is the friendliest in town; they are nice even in the early morning and they let me stay before they were open because I am an early riser. It just gave that warn fuzzy feeling we all need. I mean, the waitress...More

Thank Tree M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
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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