Black Bear Diner Opens at TA Travel Center in Kingman, Arizona

The TA Restaurant Group (TARG), a division of TravelCenters of America Inc., is opening a Black Bear Diner at the TA travel center in Kingman, Arizona, off Interstate 40, Exit 48. Black Bear Diner was recognized in Nation’s Restaurant News 2017 and 2018 as one of the fastest growing private restaurant chains in the United States.

The award-winning, full-service dining concept offers delicious food and a welcoming ambiance for breakfast, lunch and dinner occasions for the entire family and serves home-style meals including breakfast served all day.

“We’ve been thrilled with the popularity and success of the Black Bear Diners among our customers and are happy to add yet another to our restaurant group,” said John Ponczoch, Senior Vice President, TA Restaurant Group. “We strive to provide a ‘home away from home’ experience for all our customers and these restaurants provide a dining option that is unique and welcoming, with the comforts of home.”

“We are extremely pleased with the TA Restaurant Group’s opening in Kingman, Arizona, their fourth franchised Black Bear Diner,” said Bruce Dean, co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Black Bear Diner. “As an experienced and successful operator with thriving Black Bear Diners in Arvin and Barstow, California, and in Beaumont, Texas, we look forward to the continued growth of this important franchise partnership.”

All Black Bear Diner restaurants offer a friendly, bear-themed atmosphere, and are designed to remind guests that quality and service are key ingredients to every meal. The restaurant is open daily from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. and has seating for approximately 150 people.

This is the fourth Black Bear Diner in the TA travel center network.