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Black Bear Diner

3201 Main St, Oakley, CA 94561-3147
+1 925-625-3555
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ham” (2 reviews)
“hash browns” (2 reviews)
“comfort food” (4 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
American, Diner
$$ - $$$
3201 Main St, Oakley, CA 94561-3147
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by with friends for a quick breakfast. Excellent service, good food, and great prices. Cute shop for bear related items.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank hiredpen
Reviewed September 14, 2018

If it's not a weekend this place is great. Weekends just mean there will be a wait. Since I am impatient that doesn't work for me. The food is always pretty yummy and the portions are huge. They serve breakfast all day and lunch early.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JPAndres2005
Reviewed August 11, 2018

We dine here every other Friday with family. We have never been disappointed. The food is always good and hot, like home. The service, need I say more. Anthony is an asset to the company. He has a great personality, and makes our visit fun...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Cosmo S
Reviewed June 25, 2018

The Hungry Bear breakfast comes with 3 eggs, hashbrowns, ham, bacon and sausage and two large pancakes. Plenty if you want to share. I usually order this and split with my wife. The atmosphere is great and food is delicious. This is a good place...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Albert Q
Reviewed June 23, 2018

We haven't been to this restaurant in a long time. The atmosphere reminds me of old school mixed with a cabin feel. When you walk in they have a section of bear items you can purchase. The menu has a lot of choices and you...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank timteresa0
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

I recently at here with family and had a great time. The food reminds me of what I ate growing up . . . Except that portions are HUGE! We had excellent service also. Our server - Tammy - was very helpful, sweet and fast....More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank lorisP9322VA
Reviewed March 3, 2018

My family and I went there for breakfast and although they were packed were seated pretty quickly and served fairly quickly. The food was very good, even for my husband who is a very picky eater! I had the California Bacon Benedict which was delicious....More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank monicadrolet
Reviewed January 21, 2018

I have been happy with the service that I received every time I ate there. Very nice family dining place and group .

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank bobb94513
Reviewed November 21, 2017 via mobile

Ordered online and picked up our meals to take to family. We all enjoyed our meals and the prime rib was so good!!!

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Lhani
Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

Saturday morning looking for a place for breakfast in Oakley for a large group after a late night wedding. We had an average wait fir a large group. The hostess was polite and was attentive to those waiting. They have a little shop with cute...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank m r
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3201 Main St, Oakley, CA 94561-3147
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakley
  • Phone Number: +1 925-625-3555
  • E-mail
If you’ve never visited Black Bear Diner before, then you have no idea what you’re missing… and if you’ve been here in the past, we can’t wait for you to come back. Our delightful Oakley staff prides itself on providing the very best in service, not to mention the tastiest food around. Visit us for breakfast, lunch, or dinner and we’ll show you an experience you won’t soon forget.
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