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Black Bear Diner

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American,
42021 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance, CA 90505
+1 310-974-9002
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good25%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Diner
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42021 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance, CA 90505
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Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Second time visiting. The wait staff are very helpful. As soon as you sit down they ask you what do you want to drink. Service is quick and friendly. A great breakfast place.

Thank japeters1127
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

I have visited Black Bear since they first opened. It was great to have a breakfast place as several breakfast restaurants were closing in the area. The first meals were very good - nice presentations, wait persons helpful, tasty food. However, in my last few...More

Thank AyeScotland
Reviewed 18 June 2017

The family has relocated to the Piney Woods of East Texas, Palestine Texas to be exact and there are a few things that would fit in here just fine and we miss very much. Consistently good food - the chili bowl and cornbread for lighter...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We have visited this restaurant before, and have been pleased on each occasion with both the service and the quality of the food served. One thing we have learned is, this is not the place to dine at during high traffic hours. Holiday weekends and...More

Thank mike w
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

After watching lines of people at the front door for months I finally visited the diner. The menu is representative of most family style restaurants. The staff were very nice and welcoming and the food about average for such establishments.

Thank BoboTravlr
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Black Bear Diner on Hawthorn blvd in Torrance has to the worst service of any and all restaurants. Left there after waiting over an hour after the rest of our party to get my food. All in all ended up leaving and going to McDonald's...More

Thank Wtshdoe
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Well, my best friend and I decided to have breakfast at the Black Bear Diner in Torrance. Never had been there in all the years I lived in the SouthBay. We were offered menu's with a special Spanish breakfast menu included. I had the 3...More

Thank Dieselkmf
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The Black Bear Diner was by far the very best restaurant we ate at during our stay in California.excellent food and service.

Thank Janis K
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I must say if you want to feel like you are in a cabin and get out of the hustle and bustle of the city life to have a great meal Black Bear restaurant is the place to dine. Their menus are like a news...More

Thank Jodee2017
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Black Bear diner is a very special place. This is where my networking group meets once a week and the service is always top notch thanks to waitress, Karla and the other staff. The meals are HUGE (so bring some Tuppeware or ask for a...More

Thank LouiseASL
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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: 42021 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance, CA 90505
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Torrance
  • Phone Number: +1 310-974-9002
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