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Willows Black Bear Diner

246 N Humboldt Ave, Willows, CA 95988-2610
+1 530-934-3797
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“salad” (10 reviews)
“pancakes” (6 reviews)
“pot roast” (2 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
246 N Humboldt Ave, Willows, CA 95988-2610
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We love the option for a "Little Less" and even then it is a lot of food. It was the perfect place to stop for lunch on our way to Sonoma county and on our return home to Oregon! We bought a Peach pie and...More

Thank Debbie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a long day already and it was only 1pm. I had been photographing at the National Wildlife Refuges in Colusa and Willows since just after day break. I was so hungry I could eat a horse, well, at least a pony. The diner...More

Thank bigbasin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped for a quick breakfast on a long road trip. After a short wait we were seated and placed our order. Time passed. The place emptied out. No food. Our waitress promised it was coming "soon." No food. 45 minutes passed. We asked again....More

Thank paulgwine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The menu has lots of good comfort food to offer. The portions are huge and beyond what we could eat in one sitting. We chose pot roast dinner and chicken pot pie. Others ordered salads, hamburgers and breakfast food at dinner. The service was excellent....More

Thank travelerwmmary
Reviewed 12 February 2018

This diner supplements the fast food restaurants in Willows. I was able to order a very tasty scramble with veggies, no cheese, with a side of fruit and a biscuit. The scramble was delicious, as was the biscuit, and the fruit was fresh. The waitress...More

Thank loradan
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

The quantity of the meals offered seemed to be adequate but, the quality of the food did not appear to be anything special. The complementary breakfasts at the hotels in Willows seem to offer a better food presentation then Black Bear Diner. The staff seemed...More

Thank adam d
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Always good service, no matter how busy. We were there the day before Thanksgiving, Got just what we wanted, just the way we ordered it. Manager adjusted the air, when I mentioned being uncomfortable because of the air conditioner. Big Thanks!!

Thank Peggy S
Reviewed 24 October 2017

This place was okay. Our server was friendly and very prompt. The menu is really typical of restaurants of this type. I always figure that a sandwich is the best bet. They have bottled beer but no draft. Black Bear Diner is a short walk...More

Thank Art H
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We stopped here for lunch on our way back to Seattle. Friendly and helpful staff.Good Comfort food. Huge menu selection and portions are massive @ reasonable price. Clean and pleasant vibe.

Thank Stroll2Eat
Reviewed 23 September 2017

On our way back home at the end of a 4-week road trip from the Bay Area to Canada, we stopped at BBD for dinner. Not crowded, and though very slow, service was friendly. I know, I know....I should never have ordered the "Wild Alaskan...More

1  Thank Roger D
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Gayle M
2 May 2017|
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Response from denisejohnson2016 | Property representative |
Stella, Bud and Bud Light, Coors and Coors Light, Sierra Nevada, Blue Moon, and Heineken Murphey Goode Sav Blanc Kendall Jackson Chardonnay, Merlot, and Cabernet
Carol L
21 November 2016|
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Response from denisejohnson2016 | Property representative |
Yes there is! When you are in the diner, you will be handed a separate menu with kids activities on it. If you look our menu up online, go into the menu and then cubs section - you will see it in another format.
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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
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 246 N Humboldt Ave, Willows, CA 95988-2610
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Willows
  • Phone Number: +1 530-934-3797
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