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Black Bear Diner

) #1 of 16 Restaurants in Gridley $$ - $$$ American,
1586 State Highway 99, Gridley, CA 95948-3121
+1 530-846-3043
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good48%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“hamburger” (3 reviews)
“patties” (2 reviews)
“black bear” (4 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Diner
$$ - $$$
1586 State Highway 99, Gridley, CA 95948-3121
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1 - 10 of 41 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The service is good and they get you in and out of there fast. The food is OK...about what you would expect from a Black Bear Diner. You are treated well and the waitresses stay in touch.

Thank Jim A
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This diner serves up good portions of your standard diner fare. Their burgers are pretty good, and they have some pretty big ones. There's nothing extra special that they do well, but expect to have good breakfast, good burgers and fries. It's not something to...More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

This location is good - right on the main road. Food and service was good. Too much to eat for one person! Staff was very pleasant and seemed to work together as a solid team.

Thank Mthebaker
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We are Black Bear fans and have enjoyed several of their locations. This stop in Gridley was the perfect comfort food for the occasion. Hubby and I had been on a day trip and were coming home exhausted and, for me, a bit queasy after...More

Thank Susan A
Reviewed 22 January 2017

13 family members met for breakfast. Huge portions! Good food, great service. Service was fast and friendly.

Thank Ralph N. W
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We got the bear burger and eggs and hash browns. The burger was two thin patties (very close to see thru) well done and asked for medium rare. But to be fair, I think the only way you could cook these medium rare is not...More

Thank ProudMilitaryMom
Management response:Responded 19 January 2017

Dear ProudMilitaryMom, First, let me thank you for taking the time to comment on your experience at our restaurant. We strive to provide the highest quality food and service standards and we can only do that by constantly reviewing feedback, positive or negative, from loyal...More

Reviewed 29 December 2016

I ordered a hamburger and got a hamburger...it was no different than most other burgers. I also had chicken noodle. Soup that was quite tasty. The service was good. They do have many large meals for the big eater.

Thank don w
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a bite. Had the Tri-Trip sandwich with onion rings. The service was quick and professional. The food was amazing..!! Large portions so go hungry. Will visit again if passing through..!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

If you want a place to come inside, sit down and enjoy a meal, this place is great. They serve breakfast, l and dinner plus snacks and baked items. You may have a wait to get a seat and you may have another wait to...More

Thank patriciaa486
Reviewed 17 October 2016

My wife and have been eating here for the past month or so and have had good service and good food every time. We really like the salmon and the fresh sautéed veggies.

Thank catcando48
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1586 State Highway 99, Gridley, CA 95948-3121
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Gridley
  • Phone Number: +1 530-846-3043
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