WESTLAKE, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The TA Restaurant Group (TARG), a division of TravelCenters of America LLC, has announced the opening of its third Black Bear Diner, located at U.S. Route 36(Church Ranch Boulevard) in Westminster, Colorado.
Black Bear Diner was recognized in Nation’s Restaurant News 2017 and The Next 300 as one of the fastest growing private restaurant chains. The award-winning, full service dining concept offers home-style meals that reflect the brand's small-town roots, including comfort food classics like chicken fried steak, corned beef hash and slow-cooked pot roast. The diner also features a wide selection of dessert favorites such as apple cobbler and chocolate cream pie. All Black Bear Diner restaurants display a fun, log cabin, bear-themed atmosphere and are designed to remind guests that quality and service are key ingredients to every meal.
“It’s essential to us to meet the ever-changing needs of our customers. As we open yet another sit-down, full-service restaurant in our network, we are excited to offer the traveling motorist and local public a place where they can sit, relax and enjoy a satisfying, home cooked meal and a family -friendly atmosphere," said John Ponczoch, Senior Vice President of TravelCenters of America’s and leader of the TA Restaurant Group.
The restaurant has seating for 216 guests and is open daily from 6:00 A.M. to 10:00 P.M. A party room is available for larger groups and celebrations.
Westminster is the next urban center on Colorado's Front Range. Situated halfway along the Denver-Boulder corridor, guests can go adventuring along miles of trails that connect the open space. Westminster’s proximity to the Rocky Mountains makes it perfect for skiers in the winter and hikers during the summer.
About TravelCenters of America LLC
TravelCenters of America LLC (TravelCenters), headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, offers diesel and gasoline fueling, restaurants, truck repair facilities, convenience stores and other services in 43 states and in Canada, principally under the TA® and Petro Stopping Centers® travel center brands and the Minit Mart® convenience store brand. For more information on TravelCenters, TA, and Petro Stopping Centers, please visit www.ta-petro.com. For more information on Minit Mart, please visit www.minitmart.com.
About TA Restaurant Group
The TA Restaurant Group includes more than 880 quick service restaurants, full service restaurants, and ten proprietary restaurant brands, including Quaker Steak & Lube, Iron Skillet and Country Pride. The TA Restaurant Group is a division of TravelCenters of America LLC. For more information about TA and the TA Restaurant Group, please visit www.ta-petro.com. For more information about Quaker Steak & Lube, including franchise opportunities nationwide, please visit www.thelube.com.
About Black Bear Diner
Founded in Mt. Shasta, Calif., in 1995, Black Bear Diner was born from a desire to bring home-style comfort food classics and personal service back to the dining experience. The family dining concept offers a vast menu anchored on hearty portions and excellent value. The franchise has grown to 113 locations in 10 western states. Black Bear Diner is consistently ranked by restaurant industry observers as one of the smartest growing brands. For a full menu and additional information, please visit blackbeardiner.com.