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Shopping Centre
“The Old mill district has lots to do. Rather you are interested in a little shopping, happy hours, movies, or just walking along the river. ”
131 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Large outside area, live music, and Bend Loving Beer Lovers swear by this place! Live music!”
98 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Great beer and food. It's in downtown Bend, so it's fun to walk around town before or after as well.”
73 locals recommend
Brewery
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“10 Barrel has everything you’re looking for when visiting a craft brewery in Bend. There are so many to choose from in Bend, but locals will always suggest 10 Barrel. Family and dog friendly. ”
92 locals recommend
Brewery
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“For a unique experience, with lots to discover, and enjoy ...this is a must visit! Basically a compound of restaurants, themed bars (indoor/outdoor), a Pub Theater, Turkish Soaking Pool, Cigar bar, Secret rooms/*bars, good food, craft beers and cocktails etc etc etc.... *Ask about the Broom Room”
90 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Great place for breakfast -- but you better get there early. It does get quite busy.”
65 locals recommend
Café
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“Always busy and great family place. They're known for their salads Great family restaurant”
62 locals recommend
Lounge
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“A higher end restaurant with amazing food, and a bustling atmosphere. This place is casual to dressed-up, great for couples on a night out, or a family/group outing. A diversified menu, that leans towards a Cajun theme. This is a moderate to expensive venture. Reservations are suggested. ”
73 locals recommend
Music Venue
“Go see your favorite musicians! Check the website for dates and tickets. Many locals will take their kayaks/canoes and sit on the Deschutes River outside of the Amphitheater to catch the sound waves! ”
38 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Really great beer and also great food! In the summer, they often have something going on outside on the weekends. The wings are the best in Bend. The fried chicken thighs (winter menu only) are also the greatest!”
41 locals recommend
Bar
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“Consistently the best pub food in Bend. Can get loud indoors but you will too busy eating to want to talk much anyway. Out door seating in the summer. We always have the Jack Sparrow or sometimes the Buffalo Mac or salmon salad. Six minute walk.”
48 locals recommend
Bar
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“That is a strange photo, but Kebaba is truly awesome. You can get hummus, salmon skewers, falafel, or a rice bowl. This is a mellow spot with very affordable, delicious food. Try the baklava!”
32 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“A local treasure. Great Happy Hour. Summer patio sessions are a real treat on the river. ”
32 locals recommend
Theatre
“The Tower Theater is an historical landmark in Bend offering music and culture year round. ”
28 locals recommend
Bar
“Cool spot and great food and beer is outstanding. Thursday is locals day, $3 pints and $7 growler fills all day.”
27 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
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“Delicious Mexican-American fusion. They also have wonderful, in-house margaritas!”
25 locals recommend