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Sparks Black Bear Diner

235 N McCarran Blvd, Sparks, NV 89431-5439
+1 775-356-1138
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“black beans” (24 reviews)
“pot roast” (5 reviews)
“pie” (5 reviews)
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06:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
235 N McCarran Blvd, Sparks, NV 89431-5439
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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Have been going to BBD since I moved to this area, and its still Quality, every time you sit down to have a meal. Its Wonderful when all the servers treat you like family. Everything Ive eaten there has been very tasty and fresh. I...More

Thank Ed W
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

I had the turkey dinner and my wife had a triple Decker sandwich. Coffee with both meals. The bill came to $30 and some cents. There could have been a little more food on the turkey dinner. The waitress didn't return, and she was busy...More

1  Thank _douglaswr73
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

For some reason it took me 2 years of living here to go eat at this place. The food is great, with a big menu and breakfast at any time. The portions are pretty large as well. As you're paying at the counter they have...More

1  Thank MikeRock10
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Here's a place to get a great meal and excellent service. You'll get your fill with large portions of cooking just like mom used to make. We stopped in for dinner and were delighted to find a menu that covered breakfast, lunch and dinner, all...More

Thank Ron H
Reviewed 25 September 2017

A favorite place for breakfast. The menu is large and service is good and fast. Easy to find and good parking.

Thank flyfisher199
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We live way far away from Black Bear diner areas so while staying at the Marina RV park we drove past this one and couldnt wait to go as we always go when we can. This one didnt disappoint. The food was great, prices fair,...More

Thank theperry5
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We always eat at this restaurant on our Reno visits. This time the quality of the food seemed to drop. Also the recuperation and service was lacking. It looks like they were cutting corner with the quality of their breakfast meats.

Thank luckyus1949
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Service was great, food was also very good. Large selection. The restaurant looks a little dated inside and could use some remodeling, but you soon forget about the surroundings.

Thank K681RTdanah
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Good food and service; the prices are reasonable for the large portions of food you get served at most all Black Bear Diners. This is not the only Black Bear Diner we have near us, there is also one in Carson City, Nevada as well....More

1  Thank 587kitb
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Breakfast with family. Great food south great service. Steak and eggs was cooked perfectly. Denver omelet was scrumptious. Prices are great, quantities are huge, bring your appetite or share!

Thank Melissa M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 235 N McCarran Blvd, Sparks, NV 89431-5439
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Sparks
  • Phone Number: +1 775-356-1138
Ready for a big meal after tackling the Sparks Marina or Wild Island Family Adventure Park? Do you need a big breakfast to kickstart your day? Want to wind down after work with a yummy dessert? No matter what your day or night entails, the Black Bear Diner knows exactly what you need — reliable service and tasty food! Come down and treat yourself right!
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