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Black Bear Diner

4102 California Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93309-1014
+1 661-322-5000
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“black beans” (22 reviews)
“salad” (15 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
American, Diner, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
4102 California Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93309-1014
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1 - 10 of 136 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I say fast, I don’t mean fast food. This is home cooking you will come back for many times. I’ve had allot of things on the menu and they’re great. But, don’t skip the soups and desserts, they are a perfect compliment to a...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Amazing Place, American style’s diner with Bears theme! Nice service, good food, wonderful place!! A great stop in the California’s desert.

Thank Renato D
Reviewed July 30, 2018

This was the first time we tried them out and it was good, I got a free dinner for my Birthday and I took the Family. It was a good experience indeed. The Family love$ them.

Thank WmGuin m
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

The food was outstanding and the service was excellent! The waffle wasn't tough like other restaurants and tasted great. My wife enjoyed her breakfast and neither of us could finish the awesome biscuits and gravy!

Thank OldOneNow
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

These diners are really great. The turkey today was the most tender turkey I’ve ever eaten and the service is amazing. It feels like home every time we drop into one of the black bear diners. Worth a detour.

Thank architecte007
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Came here with a large party and were quickly seated. Our waitress was very attentive and was very organized, making sure drinks, appetizers and main courses were served in a timely manner. The food was fresh and seasoned well. We even stayed for dessert! We...More

Thank Anthony W
Reviewed July 17, 2018

I recently moved back to Bakersfield and decided to try this Restaurant for the first time that was near my work. I took my friend their after work for dinner, and we were so happy with our choice. From the minute we got their to...More

Thank frazierakroush
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

Went for breakfast... Nice selection of items... Chose the corned beef hash with shredded potatoes two over easy eggs and sourdough toast... All in all very tasty... Sourdough toast needs to be toasted..barely cooked is not toasted bread... they have their own hot sauces which...More

Thank Onionguy
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Our family went to eat together as a special Christmas dinner together. The menu was American with steaks as their main attraction. I had the small steak with veggies mashed potatoes and bread. Everything was fresh and the venue is rustic , casual. It was...More

Thank Pam Q
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

My extended family and I all enjoyed the food, and the decor was entertaining. The serving sizes are quite large, but they had smaller sizes for many of the entrées in order to cater to senior size appetites. The all day breakfast food was great...More

Thank twhitt_2057145
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4102 California Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93309-1014
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bakersfield
  • Phone Number: +1 661-322-5000
  • E-mail
Whether you want a kickstart to your day or wind down after a hard day’s work. the Black Bear Diner in Bakersfield has exactly what you need. Our restaurant provides a comfortable, home-like feel that will keep you coming back over and over. We invite you to pull up a seat and enjoy the delicious selections that we have to offer for breakfast, lunch, dinner… and even dessert.
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