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Black Bear Diner

1209 E Almond Ave, Madera, CA 93637-5746
+1 559-675-1332
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1209 E Almond Ave, Madera, CA 93637-5746
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Really enjoy this restaurant for breakfast. Always busy so might have a wait. Try Fresh squeezed orange juice.

Thank C6698CJjuliel
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Stopped on the way back from Yosemite based on reviews. We were not disappointed. Wife had the cod and it was excellent, vegetables were fresh and come slaw was above average. I had the turkey and it was fresh,hot and tasty. Service was great would...More

Thank wallyg318
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

We came here for dinner at 8:30 pm. We’ve been to other locations several times and always had good breakfasts. Our dinners were disappointing. It started out fine—dinner salads were very good. My wife had the tri-tip dinner. It was as tough as shoe leather....More

Thank TomOCUSA
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

The title tells all ..... it is a complete no brainer about this place.. it is always and consistently totally the bomb. The food is all good, awesome service and clean environment. You can’t go wrong with this place... LOVE it!!!

1  Thank tntntnt2017
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Good selection of different dishes. Food was good overall. Located off Highway 99. Good selection of desserts. Staff was friendly and service was good overall.

Thank Marc C
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

The waiter was SUPER friendly and helpful since we have never been here before. The decor was cute and fun, you knew it was about black bears since they were everywhere. The music playing was oldies, which was not an issue for my husband and...More

Thank Gerriann010
Reviewed June 3, 2018

Stopped in on a Thursday night around 9pm. They were still fairly busy for later at night. We were greeted and seated right away by very friendly staff. Whole experience was wonderful. The 2 girls who waited on us were the friendliest servers ever! The...More

Thank Tim B
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

All five of us had a amazing dinner. From Chicken Fried Steak to Turkey Pesto Sandwich. The food is straight up delicious and the service is always super friendly. The place is always super clean. It is by far one of the best places to...More

1  Thank tntntnt2017
Reviewed May 3, 2018

Menu has very good variety, service is quick estauant is clean and nicely decorated. They have a chidren menu that is very appealing to youngsters

Thank Robert B
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Turkey Pesto sandwich with Sweet Potatoe Fries is simply super delicious!!!! Our whole family ordered it and everyone loved it !!! They also add bacon to it and you have to try it to get how super yummy it is. Great service as well. Love...More

Thank tntntnt2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 11:00 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 - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1209 E Almond Ave, Madera, CA 93637-5746
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Madera
  • Phone Number: +1 559-675-1332
  • E-mail
Located in the heart of California, this Madera Black Bear Diner is certainly one for the books. We start with the strongest restaurant staff in the area, surround them with a gorgeously designed interior, and top it all off with a menu full of delicious food that will get everyone’s blood pumping. Stop in for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, and we’ll make sure that your visit is a special one.
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