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Black Bear Diner

1161 E Tulare Ave, Tulare, CA 93274-4561
+1 559-684-9152
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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06:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Diner, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1161 E Tulare Ave, Tulare, CA 93274-4561
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food ,good service and very friendly. I have been to about 10 Black Bear Diners and they have all been excellent..I was in the first one in Mount Shasta 20 plus years ago and they now have many in many states and I have...More

Thank felix2020
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Black Bear has lots of comfort food, as well as breakfast served anytime. The food is good, the service is fine, the staff is friendly. It's not gourmet, but it's good an filling. Great for families.

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Diner-type food. We stopped here for lunch, and I ordered the soup & sandwich. Food is nothing to brag about, service was average at best; but on the flip side, I was digging the decor (outside & inside). I've been at the Black Bear for...More

Thank ricsandimas
Reviewed 20 August 2017

The restaurant has a bear/backwoods theme, very cool as a change for me. Basic American food which was served very quickly and was very good. If you are looking for a homey meal, I recommend this restaurant. Pot pie was very good with lots of...More

Thank Phil R
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Incredible tasty food. Wide verity on the menu. Very pleasant atmosphere with wonderful attentive staff.

Thank gluvsd1959
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Was looking for something homemade and GOOD not just Microwave overpriced food. I ordered the Chicken Fried Steak and it was TERRIFIC and one of those yum moments good. Every thing tasted like my Grandma used to cook and was HOT not tepid and nor...More

Thank Sherri B
Reviewed 26 June 2017

The food was very good and the portion size is more than adequate. The service was great and we really enjoyed this before our big trip back to AZ.

Thank tgleasonaz
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We stopped off at the Black Bear Diner for lunch on the way from LA to Yosemite and it delivered exactly what we wanted and more. The menu is extensive with almost too much choice! (Just kidding), but we had an excellent burger with avocado...More

Thank Kittster1
Reviewed 15 May 2017

clean, friendly, quick service, fair prices but not cheap. lots of $12 economy meals and lots of $14 regular meals and a few $16 deluxe steaks etc but sides can be pricey -- onion rings for SIX bucks?????

Thank The_Hobes
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Very good food, service is good but the wait time is poor. They have a good selection of food. Family friendly and have a jukebox with oldies. Not to cry about the breakfast (as I do not like a bunch of herbs in my sausage)...More

Thank jtatom
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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
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1161 E Tulare Ave, Tulare, CA 93274-4561
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Tulare
  • Phone Number: +1 559-684-9152
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