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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Dessert Shop
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“One of the best places to grab a quick and delicious breakfast bite (their coffee is some of my favorite in the whole town); delicious desserts and savory items - and open late!”
  • 78 locals recommend
Performing Arts Venue
“The Hult Center for the Performing Arts is a performing arts venue in Eugene located downtown on Willamette St. It is located within easy walking distance shopping, art galleries and restaurants.”
  • 78 locals recommend
Taco Place
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“Tacos made to order and a fun, spacious place to dine with friends and family. Plenty to offer for drinks and yummy food. Located in the eclectic Whiteaker neighborhood of Eugene.”
  • 58 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Some of the most delicious beer on the planet. A beautiful patio space to enjoy rain or shine - and a delicious array of food carts across the street to compliment your brews!”
  • 71 locals recommend
Market
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“Eugene invented Saturday Market. No, really they did. It's great local merchandise and some good food carts and farmers market as well. ”
  • 84 locals recommend
Park
“Hendrick's Park is the oldest city park in Eugene. The 78-acre park is a little over a mile away from the University of Oregon campus, and contains mature forest, a 12-acre rhododendron garden, and a native plant garden. The park is laced with trails suitable for hiking , jogging and birding.”
  • 70 locals recommend
Bakery
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“THe best freshly baked bread!!! An eco-friendly bakeshop for artisanal, wood-fired breads & pastries, plus organic coffee and sandwiches.”
  • 72 locals recommend
Park
“Awesome view of the entire town and surrounding forests for those who like a good hike”
  • 66 locals recommend
Stadium
“The home of the Ducks! Not far from Big Peach, and accessible by the river paths starting at Island Park.”
  • 49 locals recommend
Art Museum
“This is hands-down my favorite place to go in Oregon. I've been here over 10 times!”
  • 45 locals recommend
College Track
“The greatest track field in America is right here in your backyard. with some the great greatest runners in the world stepping foot here every year. a must see! home of Steve Prefontaine.”
  • 59 locals recommend
Rock Club
“Homestyle food like mac and cheese pairs with local micorbrews and a lively entertainment calendar of free and low-cover offerings. Free improv & stand-up events, a weekly Irish Jam and other early-evening entertainment are often followed up by outstanding local and touring bands. Check out their calendar!”
  • 63 locals recommend
Beer Store
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“Largest selection of craft beer in the area with some great food to go alongside it. ”
  • 50 locals recommend
Japanese Restaurant
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“One of my favorites in Eugene. Whiskey bar with Japanese and American small plates. In the trendier Whit neighborhood. Parking is on the street and may be a little difficult but the area is abuzz with lots of food options and interesting folks. Sam Bond's is just a block from there and a popular night spot for locals.”
  • 60 locals recommend
Bus Stop
“The best "one stop shop" location for clothes, haircuts, children's toys, Eugene's original market. ”
  • 43 locals recommend
Park
“Home of Pre's Trail, a wood-chip running/walking trail and one of Eugene's most famous landmarks. Great views of Autzen Stadium and the Willamette River. ”
  • 54 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Taco Place
“Tacos made to order and a fun, spacious place to dine with friends and family. Plenty to offer for drinks and yummy food. Located in the eclectic Whiteaker neighborhood of Eugene.”
  • 58 locals recommend
Rock Club
“Homestyle food like mac and cheese pairs with local micorbrews and a lively entertainment calendar of free and low-cover offerings. Free improv & stand-up events, a weekly Irish Jam and other early-evening entertainment are often followed up by outstanding local and touring bands. Check out their calendar!”
  • 63 locals recommend
Beer Store
“Largest selection of craft beer in the area with some great food to go alongside it. ”
  • 50 locals recommend
Japanese Restaurant
“One of my favorites in Eugene. Whiskey bar with Japanese and American small plates. In the trendier Whit neighborhood. Parking is on the street and may be a little difficult but the area is abuzz with lots of food options and interesting folks. Sam Bond's is just a block from there and a popular night spot for locals.”
  • 60 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“If you need to go shopping then this is the nearest place. It has the basics and satisfies the need for a mall experience. ”
  • 37 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Yummy burgers and fries and a great selection of beers and cocktails. A fun atmosphere for families and friends ”
  • 45 locals recommend
Bar
“We love Marché for quality food/service. You can usually get seated in the bar, Le Bar, quickly and eat off the amazing bar menu, a paired back version of their larger menu. Excellent hamburger, salads, steak frites. One of our go to places in town!”
  • 41 locals recommend
Brewery
“Good food and locally brewed beer. Great for groups and also a good place to have a date night. Family friendly. ”
  • 44 locals recommend

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