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Black Bear Diner

900 S Mooney Blvd, Visalia, CA 93277-2235
+1 559-635-1260
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“black beans” (22 reviews)
“pancakes” (6 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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900 S Mooney Blvd, Visalia, CA 93277-2235
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been to a lot of Black Bear Diners even the one in Shasta, this one is barely above subpar. Slow almost non existent service, and by the time we got our food it was all cold. We tried to send it back but we're...More

Thank Josh-Chloe R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had their breakfast and it was awesome. The bacon, sausage and ham were superb. Eggs and potatoes were perfect. Highly recommended this restaurant.

Thank gil352
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Robert is an incredibly efficient manager. We had a 30 box breakfast ordered fir carry out ánd the food was warm timely and perfectly organized. The food was off genesis portions ánd extremely tasty. He went out of his way to make this special event...More

1  Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So many things I want to try here, everything so far has been great. The place is clean and you get friendly service.

Thank Carnutz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stumbled upon the Black Bear Diner in Visalia, CA while driving back from Sequoia National Park. Tired and weary from hiking in the heat all day, we stopped here for dinner. OMG! The food was delicious, just like homemade. The pot roast was tender...More

Thank Roibn K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very popular restaurant with good reason,so there will be a bit of a wait. The food was well prepared and the coffee was good. It is a family restaurant,so it can be a bit on the noisy side. That should not be...More

Thank iver0gal
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

A cozy diner, the atmosphere is great and the bear theme is very nice, the service was excellent and the food wad great, the fish and chips is very good and i strongly recommend the bread pudding as a dessert

Thank Seaside790470
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Very good quality comfort food. Breakfast available all day. Food was fresh and served by very friendly staff.

Thank cjbeachgirl1
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

3 of my friends and I went to Black Bear Diner for breakfast on the weekend and we were greeted at the door with a friendly “good morning” by a very pleasant hostess, she lead us to our table and told us who our waitress...More

Thank ramondzamora1573
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We ate here again as we had a small discount coupon. We ate on a Friday at 6 pm. Not crowded but several tables open. The 3 of us had the same item, chicken fried steak. Only difference was 2 of us ordered off the...More

Thank jbees
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14 August 2017|
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Response from navyjim58 | Reviewed this property |
pretty good size parking lot but not for that many big rigs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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: 900 S Mooney Blvd, Visalia, CA 93277-2235
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Visalia
  • Phone Number: +1 559-635-1260
  • E-mail
Let’s face it — there’s nothing quite like having a friendly restaurant when you don’t feel like cooking for yourself. The great thing about the Black Bear Diner in Visalia is that we excel at creating dishes that feel homemade. Whether you’re looking for breakfast, lunch, dinner… or even a cup of coffee and a tasty dessert… we have exactly what you need.
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