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Black Bear Diner

) #9 of 162 Restaurants in Vacaville $$ - $$$ American,
951 Merchant St, Vacaville, CA 95688-5315
+1 707-448-1500
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good45%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“pies” (6 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Diner
$$ - $$$
951 Merchant St, Vacaville, CA 95688-5315
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Reviewed yesterday 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 5 days ago 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 2 weeks ago 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 Bruce H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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

Thank Dana P
Reviewed June 21, 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
Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

The biscuits are beastly, but bland as all get out! You need butter and jam to choke it down! The hash browns are fabulous, but who can screw those up!? Service was phenomenal, very friendly staff.

1  Thank Thomas B
denisejohnson2016, Guest Relations Manager at Black Bear Diner, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2017

Thanks for the review! So glad to hear that our great team took good care of you :) And, we'll pass that feedback onto the kitchen team.

Reviewed May 19, 2017

Went for breakfast, portions were huge but everything was just OK. There wasn't anything exciting about it. The coffee was eh, my corned beef was cold, and I hardly ate my meal. Just overall average.

1  Thank luzsbrain
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

With family in town and few places tobacconists large crowds, Black Bear is definitely the solution. The food choices are great the food is delicious. You get what you pay for and usually a little extra. Priced right for any budget, you will love the...More

Thank Ron H
Reviewed April 11, 2017

We stopped there for dinner one night. We had Chicken Fried Steak and the portion was so large we brought half of it home and ate it the next day.

Thank Treveler
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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, Families with children, Large 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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