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Black Bear Diner

2605 Hilltop Dr, Redding, CA 96002-1020
+1 530-221-7600
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“pot roast” (8 reviews)
“pancakes” (17 reviews)
“meatloaf” (10 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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2605 Hilltop Dr, Redding, CA 96002-1020
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I have a fond place in my heart for this restaurant. One Christmas this was the only place open to feed my family. However, I have been disappointed by their food for the second time. This time a St. Patty's day special. Tough corn beef,...More

Thank Philip W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the prime rib french dip special. Good ad expected from a Black Bear but not a very large portion I thought. First time at this one but will usually seek one out visiting a town that has one on when travelling. Always worth...More

Thank RickCrescentCity_CA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful meals.the best desserts I've had. Big wonderful salads. Burgers are huge. Fair prices for what you get

Thank Donny P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Driving south on I-5 I knew that I had to stop off at the Black Bear Diner again. The meal was so good last time that I planned to make this a breakfast stop this time. As expected, breakfast was great. Large meal and I...More

Thank _douglaswr73
Reviewed 10 February 2018

We had breakfast there but be warned, the portions are really big so come hungry or share your plate. We had breakfast which we all enjoyed. The pancakes are huge and very good. I was not too great a fan of the hash browns.

Thank NLTraveller52
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We visited while traveling through in February, 2018. The decor was very nice, plenty of parking and easy access. The food was great and plentiful. We both had the pot roast and it was very tender, tasty and hot. The portion size was very generous...More

Thank 818rickeyc
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Stopped here for dinner while visiting family. Food and service was very good. Portions are large and tasty, however, they do run out of items as the day goes on. They have many locations across the western states, so plan to visit more that we...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 5 January 2018

My brother's meal was good for him with the exception of the coleslaw which just tasted like cabbage and no other flavors. My salad was good sized and the Ranch dressing very delicious. I ordered a half of a tuna-salad sandwich which I didn't get...More

Thank SHurley9876
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Our recent visit to this classic diner was a wonderful eating experience! The decor of rustic wooden mountain furniture in a classic diner mixed with tasty big portion food was so enjoyable. My wife and I ordered salads ( Waldorf bacon ranch and chefs) were...More

Thank bhoppins
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

I don't know if it is the fact I love kitchy stuff like a restaurant full of bears or the food that's is pretty decent but I love Black Bear diner. I have the Bear passport too. I got the meatloaf and it is a...More

Thank Travelnkitty
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6 September 2016|
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Response from Dennis S | Reviewed this property |
No they don't serve alcohol.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2605 Hilltop Dr, Redding, CA 96002-1020
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Redding
  • Phone Number: +1 530-221-7600
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