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Black Bear Diner - Mt. Shasta

401 W Lake St, Mount Shasta, CA 96067-2122
+1 530-926-4669
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (9 reviews)
“pot roast” (7 reviews)
“meatloaf” (5 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
401 W Lake St, Mount Shasta, CA 96067-2122
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went to Shasta, dropped into the cafe. Good staff, great food. Huge helpings. I would like to go back and try some of the pies on display. Good parking and great view of Mt Shasta out the window

Thank TheHonBobBaldwin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decent food (classic American cuisine with lots of meat and fried food) and an absolutely gorgeous decor!

Thank angua7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in because we saw signs on the highway for it. Unique place. Food was very good and lots of it. I was only going to eat some of the fish and chips because there was so much, but I ended eating all of it,...More

Thank swihartsbd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've heard of Black Bear Diner, but never been to one and always wanted to try it. Anyways, we came here for dinner, for there are not many choices in this town that is open for a late dinner. The food was good, very generous...More

Thank Chia2005
Reviewed 16 September 2017

I time my trips to Oregon so I can make it here in both directions for breakfast! Especially in winter with Mt. Shasta in the back drop. Old fashioned diner the original of the Black Bear (now Chain). Good country rib sticking food. Try the...More

Thank TravelDocD
Reviewed 11 September 2017

I decided to stop at the Original Black Bear restaurant for lunch on my return drive to Northern California from Oregon. I have been to several Black Bear Restaurants but never the original. The place is a little further off the highway than I would...More

Thank Victor L
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Ate Breakfast here and the food was pretty good the price is afordable . Clean Bathrooms and helpful friendly wait staff

Thank Smithsgold
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed a great BBQ burger with mash potato on the side. The staff is prompt and friendly but the dining room shows heavy signs of wear and tear. Some benches had lots of duct tape to cover major holes. And we had to chase...More

Thank Arjan v
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped for breakfast and ended up ordering hamburgers and fries. I had the cheese burger basket which tasted homemade! My husband had the bacon cheddar cheeseburger and he said it was delicious as well. The ice water was as good as it gets. No need...More

Thank Meredith M
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We are British and try our hardest to eat American foods and beers and love diners . We arrived to a pretty busy restaurant but there seemed to be plenty of staff milling around. We were ignored initially then a nice girl acknowledged us and...More

Thank Olive9099
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
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 - 10:30 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 W Lake St, Mount Shasta, CA 96067-2122
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mount Shasta
  • Phone Number: +1 530-926-4669
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