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Willows Black Bear Diner

$$ - $$$
American, Diner
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246 N Humboldt Ave, Willows, CA 95988-2610
+1 530-934-3797
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6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Seattle, Washington
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I've been to enough Black Bear Diners now to comfortably say this one is perfectly acceptable. The food was good, and the service was very efficient.

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Thank Brad W
Gerber, California
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I thought it very nice the food was great and the service was awesome I only gave it 4 stars because my husband wan not as happy with his chicken avocado club sandwich he said it was dry and lacked flavor but I loved mine Double Bacon B.L.A.S.T.

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Thank Andrea G
Willows, California
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always good food and friendly service. Good place when you're traveling on I 5. Many choices to choose from and good coffee

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Thank Judy V
Austin, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We tried the Black Bear diner for the first time and all in our group liked it. It is not diet food. Two had turkey and mashed potatoes with green beans and two had meatloaf with mixed veggies and a salad. The food was good and the service was very good. We would all go back again.

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Thank mikesabirder
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55 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

After reading some of the previous posts, I was afraid to eat here ! No problem! Hot turkey plate: huge, turkey moist, mashed potatoes good, veggies OK/tasty, cranberry sauce: not enough. Husband: pot roast: quite good. Server woman: cheerful, attentive without hovering (cheerfully brought more cranberry sauce) Manager even stopped by to make sure everything was fine. Restroom: clean. After... More 

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Thank Susan C
Willows, California
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017

The Diner is always nice and warm in the winter and cool in the summer you can always count on it. Each meal is more than enough to eat, I always have leftovers. If you wanting breakfast the skillet meals are the best you will ever eat. My favorite lunch order is hamburger and fries. I ordered a bowl of... More 

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Thank Patricia T
Redding, California
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113 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 12, 2017

Coming back to our Nor Cal home, thought we would stop for lunch. Well we must have stopped at a hunters convention. The place was packed. The wait was terrible and people began to leave after being seated. Not all their fault, even though they seemed understaffed. We were seated almost immediately because wife and I generally asked for counter.... More 

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Thank Ski W
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

Black Bear dinners are a chain restaurant and always have good food and good service. Our waitress was very attentive, our food came quickly and was reasonably priced.

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Thank Dale B
Antioch, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2017

My family and I have gone to Breakfast here Christmas morning for the past 2 years it's always a great place to eat. The food is great and the coffee.

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Thank Ohyeah420
Central Oregon, Oregon
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133 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2017

Having enjoyed our dinners here a year ago, we opted to eat here again. We took our jackets in case it was cold like last time. It was cool, but not nearly like before. We had fast service in a good atmosphere and a courteous waitress. The vegetable soup was excellent, corn bread very good, but crumbly. The salmon was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 246 N Humboldt Ave, Willows, CA 95988-2610
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Willows
  • Phone Number: +1 530-934-3797

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?