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Willows Black Bear Diner

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246 N Humboldt Ave, Willows, CA 95988-2610
530-934-3797
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6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations

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  • 19
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  • 9
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Return Drive from Sacramento

We stopped in Willows on the way driving home. We went in at lunchtime, wow this place had a long line. We decided to wait, want the food there. They have a good large platter of food. They really put the food out, and service was not bad for such a busy place.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
Clifford L
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Red Bluff, California
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Red Bluff, California
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25 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

We stopped in Willows on the way driving home. We went in at lunchtime, wow this place had a long line. We decided to wait, want the food there. They have a good large platter of food. They really put the food out, and service was not bad for such a busy place.

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Geyserville, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Generally BBD are really good for breakfast, this one is super good. Awesome food and very friendly people. We stop often on our way to Oregon.

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ashland OR
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47 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

This is a great pit stop off I-5 CA between Sacramento and OR. Convenient to get to off the highway at the Wilows exit this is one of a chain that focuses on comfort foods and is very popular. Lots of bear motifs and photos everywhere and log cabin like decor is fun for the kids. Dependable good service and... More 

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Bend, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 246 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

It was crazy busy when we arrived on Sunday at 10am on our way home to Oregon. It was packed and people were waiting in line. If their hadn't been room at the counter we'd probably have left. They were busy but we got fast service Overall Fast Friendly hard woking rservers. We were greeted by everyone from the servers... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Our cross country trip from NY landed us in Willows CA. We had no idea where to eat so inquired and was told Black Bear was a good place and the food was great. We walked in the door and were greeted by a man who immediately made us feel like family. He chatted with us while we waited for... More 

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Bellevue, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

First time to a Black Bear and very impressed. I had a Turkey Club sandwich and the wife a Reuben. I was quite impressed with both sandwiches and the French fries were as good as any I've ever had. The server came by often to check on us and refill our beverages, so the service was right up there. I... More 

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Lancing, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Very popular, good Mexican food and great atmosphere - Walking distance from Baymont hotel - no rivin gnecessary...

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Cloverdale, California
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

The marketing team for The Black Bear family of restaurants earned every nickel they made, because we were salivating over the menu and couldn't WAIT to get our food because we were starving! Coffee was the first in a series of unfortunate events as, while we could drink it, one cup was enough (do you think they do that on... More 

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Windsor, California, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Bad tasting greasy food. Bad tasting greasy food. Bad tasting greasy food. Bad tasting greasy food. Bad tasting greasy food. Bad tasting greasy food. Bad tasting greasy food. Bad tasting greasy food.

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Roseburg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

The service was outstanding. The amount of food - I Had "a little less" meal. There was enough for two adults. Atmosphere-awesome!!!!!! Will go to every Black Bear Diner whenever possible

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Additional Information about Willows Black Bear Diner

Address: 246 N Humboldt Ave, Willows, CA 95988-2610
Phone Number: 530-934-3797
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Willows
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 246 N Humboldt Ave, Willows, CA 95988-2610
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Willows
  • Phone Number: 530-934-3797

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm

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