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Black Bear Diner

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American,
25202 Hesperian Blvd, Hayward, CA 94545-2445
+1 510-670-9100
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good37%
  • Average27%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible9%
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American, Diner
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25202 Hesperian Blvd, Hayward, CA 94545-2445
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very busy place for breakfast but that wasn't a problem, they seat us fast very attentive waitress and delicious food

Thank Manuel N
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Took my brother who was visiting from Chicago for breakfast, Coffee is what I love early in the morning but the coffee at Black bear is not drinkable and the food is good but not presentable. The workers are good but at times look a...More

Thank Gladys56
Reviewed 22 July 2018

im doing my best here- i tried this place in two locations just to be sure i was right- now i here from some people who like this place- swear i dont know why- first time i went there the hash browns were so hard...More

Thank Ronald R
Reviewed 5 July 2018

This restaurant is part of a chain, and has a bit of a country store atmosphere (though it is not really that in the sense of a Cracker Barrel). My wife and I dined here on our way to visit the Winchester Mystery House in...More

Thank AnnArborMiBob
Reviewed 3 March 2018

I lived nearby and went a few times. Portions are great -- I'm older and sharing a large breakfast works for me and my friend. Comparing other breakfast or lunch places where you're served I think Black Bear Diner has them beat with portions. The...More

Thank Baywalk827
Reviewed 31 January 2018

after paying for my meal i asked for a bag to carry out my leftovers and I was told theres a chart for a bag , i refused to pay and ask to speak to the Manager and he told me there is a charge...More

Thank eddieleedavis
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We go to this diner every few months. It’s the best place to go on a lazy day when you are hungry! The portions are HUGE! The service is usually very good and the food is pretty good as well. I usually go for the...More

Thank Te32
Reviewed 21 September 2017

I love Black Bear Diners - this is one we frequent regularly (since it opened), and the food and service are great, as usual. Parking can be a REAL problem here - there's no lot you can safely use nearby (every other parking lot claims...More

Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 3 September 2017

This place is the best! It's like Waffle House on steroids! btw .. I love WH too. I visited in the early evening on 8/21/17. This is only the second BBD I've ever been to and both had EXCELLENT service and EXCELLENT food. At this...More

Thank Ramblin_Man63
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

My first visit to this type of diner. I would love to see one on the East Coast. Damn good food, great service and all at an average price. The chicken fried steak was right on the money! The gravy and biscuits were spot on....More

Thank Cmikey915
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 20
American, Diner
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Parking Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25202 Hesperian Blvd, Hayward, CA 94545-2445
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Hayward
  • Phone Number: +1 510-670-9100
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The Black Bear Diner in Hayward knows exactly what you’re looking for in a restaurant — great service, tasty food, and reasonable prices. You might say that’s the trifecta of a good meal, and we happen to agree. We invite you to visit our diner and see for yourself what separates us from the competition. Bring in your appetite… and we’ll bring the food.
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