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Black Bear Diner

American, Diner
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235 N Mccarran Blvd, Sparks, NV 89431-5439
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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99 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not much in Sparks. the staff was barely nice and food was ok. as far as restaurants in Sparks NV... you could do worse

Thank wonderwoman0718
Excelsior Springs, Missouri
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59 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped here with my daughter and grand-daughter. They have a full and varied menu. My grand-daughter (who is 9) had the children's cheese pizza and loved it. My daughter and I both had breakfast (even though it was closer to lunch time). We both had omelets and they were delicious!!! I also had the potatoes and they were so good!!... More 

Thank catandmoo
Rohnert Park, CA
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a break from the convention I attended. Had the Patty Melt there and it was the best I ever had. Fresh, tasty and huge!

Thank Ronald L
Southern England
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81 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

We arrived for a meal quite late but that did not stop the staff serving us with a smile and not making us feel rushed. Food was excellent as as the servic.

Thank RorysRavers
Pasco, WA
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Had brunch. Very clean and comfortable restaurant. Decor is country rustic. they have a very large breakfast menu-served all day with nice options for lunches and dinner. Their pancakes are super tasty!

Thank pinkarcher
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86 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

A friend invited us, convenient, across from the truck stop. Had a nice meal. Nothing life shattering, but very very friendly service and the food was good. Atmosphere was good. I would go again if I was in the area.

Thank SusannJohn
Reno, Nevada
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140 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

Their food isn't always the greatest but it's an ok place to eat. The staff is friendly. the place is kind of run down and needs to be updated, some booths have sinkholes in the benches, but for the most part it's ok. Wish they hadn't quit making their cinnamon rolls, they were the best. Their desserts leave a lot... More 

Thank Matilda Q
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

This restaurant is all over Nevada and California and the food is always good. Classic family dining, and the food is consistent.

Thank Yobuck1118
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

When i want a good home cooked style breakfast my first choice is the Black Bear in Sparks. Always great service and very filling food. And for that extra sweet in the morning get a warmed original fresh made bear claw...amazing. I've been going to the black bear in Sparks for years for Sunday breakfast with my grandmother for Biscuits... More 

Thank Steve D
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89 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

You want to fill up this is the place. Good food variety of choices flavorful friendly. Forget lunch.

Thank catshephearder

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
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: 235 N Mccarran Blvd, Sparks, NV 89431-5439
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Sparks
  • Phone Number: 775-356-1138

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