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Black Bear Diner

5791 Clark Rd, Paradise, CA 95969-5146
+1 530-877-0877
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5791 Clark Rd, Paradise, CA 95969-5146
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Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Our granddaughter wanted Big Bear for her birthday and she got it. When we visit, always make at least one visit. Consistently good food and attentive staff N

Thank nancymcd1954
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

It is a lot of food for a good price. Just like momma makes it, except better. I usually roll out, stuffed beyond full. Black Bear is top notch for home cooked meals. And I love Teddy Bears so I enjoy the decor as well

Thank Adventurer680094
Reviewed 20 August 2018

The Black Bear Diner in Paradise, Ca. is a really good place to have a meal. The menu is varied enough to provide great choices for all ages and appetites. My only hesitation in eating there is that the servings are substantial; actually enough for...More

Thank Lois H
Reviewed 1 July 2018

This is one of our favorite places to eat. Big portions, great food, friendly service. Small or large groups accommodated nicely. Easy to find. Just wished they had a bigger parking area.

Thank Wanda C
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We love Black Bear and this one will not disappoint. The staff is excellent and the food always is too. Centrally located in Paradise!!

Thank Margie T
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Whenever we visit our family in Paradise, we have to go to the Black Bear Diner at least twice. Once for the wonderful breakfasts they serve and a second tome for anything else on the menu. We have never had a bad meal there! Great...More

Thank Gail L
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Black Bear consistently delivers good food / service across the substantial menu. This restaurant provides breakfast, lunch and dinner. A good place to fill the family with diverse tastes.

Thank johngF6862JQ
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We went to BBD on the recommendation of friends we visited in the area (Paradise/Magalia). Both my husband and I had wonderful breakfasts. Had the chicken fried steak Benedict & the lovely, attentive server Brandy recommended I replace the whole grain pancake instead of whatever...More

Thank SusanB3554
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Paradise, CA in the foothills is small town USA with a lot of quaint. Black Bear Diner is in a good looking modern building and stands out as nice. First time I went to a Black Bear was in Shasta off of I-5 and I...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 4 April 2018

For this type of cafe/diner food ...this is way better than average with huge portions and plenty to choose from. The food is fresh and the staff is eager to serve with a smile. The coffee is very good! The inside has a "woodsy" atmosphere...More

Thank Cheryl R
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nancy a
26 December 2016|
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Response from Tracy H | Reviewed this property |
I took a look at the menu and there are some Vegetarian options, though none that are Vegan. Some Vegetarian options could be; Trail Cakes, Cinnamon Roll French Toast, Fiesta Scramble, Shasta Scramble, California Omelette... More
nancy a
26 December 2016|
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Response from denisejohnson2016 | Property representative |
While we do not have a vegetarian menu - there are many options depending on what type diet you follow. If you see something on the menu and want it altered a bit to suit your needs, just ask your server! However, keep in... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5791 Clark Rd, Paradise, CA 95969-5146
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Paradise
  • Phone Number: +1 530-877-0877
  • E-mail
What’s better than living in Paradise? Well, eating here, of course. That’s why our fantastic staff takes such meticulous care to ensure that your visit to Black Bear Diner is a special one. Our menu is full of so many selections for breakfast, lunch, and dinner that you’ll need to come back again and again to try everything. And that’s perfectly is fine with us — we’ll be right here!
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