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Black Bear Diner

105 NE Burnside Rd, Gresham, OR 97030-3910
+1 503-489-5476
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
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“black beans” (16 reviews)
“pancakes” (5 reviews)
“meatloaf” (2 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
105 NE Burnside Rd, Gresham, OR 97030-3910
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Reviewed 11 September 2018

I felt like getting something a little light while I was out in Gresham. So I drove to the Black Bear Diner. Sat at the counter and ordered a Grilled Cheese Sanwich and a cup of coffee. The coffee came in a thick, heavy, white...More

Thank RSNN
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

French toast, perfect quantity. Pleasant breakfast. Waiter seemed a little bit out of it. For example, ordered coffee and ask for milk on the side. Milk kept coming out in these little 1 oz plastic cups. Would have been a lot easier to just bring...More

Thank 7,268
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

This is a great place for breakfast but unfortunately we were there for dinner!!! We had a great waiter but the food sucked! My sister had dry overcooked ribs well my turkey dinner was served with beef gravy... who does that! Their pot roast was...More

Thank Diane F
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Redeeming part of Black Bear is the service. Coffee is poor. Breakfasts are large, but just OK, nothing special. My hash browns were nearly burnt this time.

Thank Stacey G
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

I generally like bb but today I ordered biscuits and gravy, I heard they were good, and was recommended by the waitress, Frankie. The biscuits tasted a couple days old and the gravy tasted much like the paste we made in grade school with water...More

Thank Rick T
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

I asked to sit on the side that had Sun. Host said that side closed. Next guest after me was seated on the Sun side. I had to sit with a dad that never stopped talking and next to the kitchen. With all that noise....More

Thank Mo2cute2
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Arrived at the Gresham resturant just before 7:30 pm. Finally got our order taken 10 min after sitting down. 45 min later we still had not received our food. Other people were getting their orders who had come in way after we had ordered. I...More

Thank jdsharkey
Reviewed 3 June 2018

We stopped in for dinner and my wife had the pecan encrusted trout and she said it was great, I had the potato soup and salad which was very good as well. The service was good but she forgot a few things but she made...More

Thank Larry R
Reviewed 2 June 2018

After checking in to our hotel at PDX we drove the distance to the Black Bear in Gresham since we have always loved the one in Wilsonville, OR, traveling over an hour from home to eat there, and thought it would be good at this...More

Thank Loretta T
Reviewed 20 May 2018

as usual, this was an above normal quality and satisfied better than most restaurants in the area for comparable price. You can make heart healthy choices if your dietary needs require them. The desserts are exceptionally good. Excellent choice for us. Our waitress was fantastic.

Thank sde074
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
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: 105 NE Burnside Rd, Gresham, OR 97030-3910
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Gresham
  • Phone Number: +1 503-489-5476
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The city of Gresham is absolutely gorgeous, providing landscapes and skylines that are out of this world. The Black Bear Diner has been designed to fit into all this, and we like to think that we’ve done a pretty darn good job. In addition to the bears craving attention at our entrance, inside you’ll find an awesome staff, delicious food, and a whole lot more bear paraphernalia.
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