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Black Bear Diner

951 Merchant St, Vacaville, CA 95688-5315
+1 707-448-1500
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good46%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“pancakes” (8 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (3 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Diner
$$ - $$$
951 Merchant St, Vacaville, CA 95688-5315
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was my husband's first time at Black Bear and he liked the ambience. He got the Volcano and was impressed with the portion and quality of the food. I had the Southern Scramble and ended up taking half of it home. It was so...More

Thank Jennybenny01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first time here. 1950s music, quiet, at least in the morning for breakfast. Majority of the customers are elderly but it didn't make me feel out of place. Friendly staff. Had scrambled eggs with ham and spinach and 2 good sized cakes,...More

Thank toshia77
Reviewed 12 October 2017

It’s been years since Family and friends including myself choose this restaurant as often as we can. Their meals are abundant and delicious. Be it breakfast, lunch or dinner.

Thank Sonia P
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

All meals available here. Good size menu. Plenty of food. Service is good. Just ask for it. Claudia is my favorite server, but everyone is nice.

Thank pepperlady52
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

It's a bit pricy here, but definitely worth it. I am in love with the waffles, they have a pawprint in the middle too. The decor is precious and the service is always on point :) love this place.

Thank Getlin U
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

This place is right off I-80 so it's very easy to get to. I met friends there and they loved it as much as I do. Varied menu so everyone is happy. Desserts to die for. Breakfast, lunch, dinner. Go here and enjoy! Oh! The...More

Thank 49rBear
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food! Claudia was a fabulous server. Friendly, thoughtful and extremely efficient. She made great recommendations and we were not disappointed. We had the Grizz split between our three children, which was more than enough. I had the SCRAMbowl which was waaaaaay too much food....More

Thank BruceH472
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Portions are large for sure. Had a basic turkey club which was good but turkey was dry. Good service served timely. Ample on site parking.

1  Thank Joseph B
Reviewed 20 July 2017

I am in love with breakfast here! Eggs are cooked perfectly, the toast isn't dry and service is wonderful.

Thank Dana P
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

I ordered to go online. Just bacon eggs hash browns biscuit. $11. When you order online it asks for a tip before you even check out! Why would I add a tip before I even got there?? As it turned out I'm glad I didn't...More

Thank Mcoreo2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, 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 - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 951 Merchant St, Vacaville, CA 95688-5315
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Vacaville
  • Phone Number: +1 707-448-1500
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