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Black Bear Diner

13365 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603-3212
+1 530-888-8432
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good50%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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13365 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603-3212
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Reviews (64)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Many times when we go out for a Saturday morning breakfast, we generally head up to Auburn for the Black Bear Diner. It is just a folksy, little homey kind of warm and friendly place to go to. Their commercials on tv pretty much tell...More

Thank nascarbilly
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Black Bear has generous size breakfasts, lunch and dinners. They have Clam Chowder soup on Friday and it's delicious.

Thank SharylS_13
Reviewed 8 April 2017

While the food or the ambiance may not be 5 Star, it's always good with great service. The Black Bear Diner is like your most comfortable shoes, they may not be the latest style or in perfect condition, but their dependable. That's what the Black...More

Thank Billb1375
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

If you want comfort food with great service this is a place for you great decor. I need at this restaurant up and down California never was disappointed every time I refresh me after a long drive. New Order New York steak ribeye baked potato...More

Thank Johnny V
Reviewed 27 February 2017

There are a lot of Black Bear Diners around, and we didn't start eating at them until we moved nearby. I can't vouch for all of them, but the one in Auburn is excellent. Everything we've tried on their menu is delicious. Abundant comfort food,...More

Thank Teddi_MD
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We have eaten here a number of times and have always given it positive reviews. Our server was trying to be personable but did not bring it off on a professional lever. Food was good and reasonably priced as always. The taco salad is good...More

Reviewed 13 February 2017

Fun décor with wood carving of bears, nice gift shop and really fun environment. The meals are large servings (enough for two) and the staff & servers were fast and friendly. Loved the fried chicken and their hamburger salad. Yum! Great breakfast and it's served...More

Thank cheridiann
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Excellent place to eat, our favourite diner in Auburn. We have never had a bad meal in the times we have been there. Corn beef hash is one of my personal favourites.

Thank Andy P
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We had the New York Steak and Tri-Tip Combo w/ribs cooked just as we asked. They are very friendly, pretty good service. Didn't wait to long...Kinda like a Sizzler type place.

Thank Clevs
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We were traveling with two high school basketball teams, and had 32 hungry people that needed to be fed. We arranged with the Black Bear Diner ahead of time for all of us to eat there for lunch one day (December 2016). When we arrived,...More

Thank Tanis W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13365 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603-3212
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: +1 530-888-8432