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Black Bear Diner

1340 Garden of the Gods Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80907-3412
+1 719-268-6874
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“black beans” (14 reviews)
“pancakes” (10 reviews)
“taco salad” (3 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1340 Garden of the Gods Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80907-3412
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited with family for a late Saturday breakfast. It was beyond our expectations. So good. Will be back to have lunch, dinner, and breakfast again.

Thank TexasHaglers
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was so cute and sooo decorated. Bears everywhere! Even the napkins and plates had bear paws. And the food was so yummy!! So MUCH FOOD. Lots of bang for your buck. The biscuits are the size of Texas and the country potatoes are...More

Thank Lois L
Reviewed 1 week ago

A family breakfast extravaganza everytime. Fresh and delicious food, and lots of it. Be sure to note the size of pancakes before ordering - huge! Although we are 4 persons everytime, we always ask for a larger table since the 4 person ones don't allow...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Eggs, biscuits and gravy, omelettes, salads, chicken fried steak or chicken, Turkey and dressing. The Big Grizz has 3 eggs, hashbrowns, ham, bacon, and sausage and your choice of pancakes, toast, or biscuits. The biscuits are 4+". Huge.

Thank shelby7313
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had 15 of our family, celebrating my husband's birthday. They put us in a back room, which was great as we had 5 boys along. Our waitress Micaela, did a great job - not just in serving us well, but in making it a...More

Thank Janelle M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have eaten at the Black Bear many times and I always order breakfast. The bacon is the best in town and their hashbrowns are awesome.

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The service was excellent! I was with a group of about 10-12. We were in a private room, one that was reasonably quiet. My food was well made and presented. I liked the red potatoes for breakfast with their skins on. The small cherry pies...More

Thank genewedwards777
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Super friendly staff from the front door to the waitress that came outside after our meal and took a family pic for us on the cool bench! Crazy HUGE portions and crazy good taste! The plates could easily be split between 2 people! Reasonably priced...More

Thank hissince8
Reviewed September 3, 2018

We have stopped at Black Bear Diners in several states and the one thing you can depend on is a consistently good meal. I had the eggs Benedict. The eggs were poached perfectly. Others had the scramble and the waffle. The scramble could have easily...More

Thank erodrig26
Reviewed August 19, 2018

If you enjoy "fried goodness", this place is for you. If you want healthy options, this diner like restaurant is not going to have many choices for you.

Thank jhquality
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April 11, 2017|
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Response from TerrysTravelAgency | Reviewed this property |
I did not memorize the menu, however, it is really a DINER. I do not equate this with a nice restaurant in which you could order prime rib. I doubt that they do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $25
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, 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: 1340 Garden of the Gods Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80907-3412
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  El Paso County  >  Colorado Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 719-268-6874
  • E-mail
The Garden of the Gods is one of those must-see Colorado locations, full of gorgeous landscapes and fun things for the family to enjoy. It is also home to the nearby Black Bear Diner, where families have come for delicious food and a relaxing atmosphere for years. Whether you want to fill up before heading to the Garden or need to relax afterwards, there’s no place quite like it.
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