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Best things to do in Bend

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Cinema
“The Regal Summer Movie Express is a great way to enjoy a morning movie with other families at a great price. This summer enjoy $1 movies on Tuesday and Wednesdays at 10am (June -August). Pick a hot day, pack up the kids and watch a kid’s movie in an air conditioned theater at Regal Cinemas with a large tub of popcorn. Movies run Tuesdays and Wednesdays. ”
12 locals recommend
Department Store
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4 locals recommend
Lodging
“Our local mountain for skiing and snowboarding and one of the best around. There's even a mountain bike park in the summer. A short 30 minute drive away. ”
22 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“It's close with great food and shorter wait than other breweries in the area.”
12 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Not a drinker but this beer is good enough to increase my consumption. ALSO, note insanely close location. They have tastings too that are in such a tiny room with friendly locals pouring. ”
13 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Fun vibe, great food... plus mimosas? Yes please! You can also find their west side location near downtown. ”
24 locals recommend
Route
“Downtown in the Mill district the river runs through where you can hop on a raft in the summer months and spend 2 plus hours floating down stream. They also have a shuttle that runs you back to the start. Ask us where you should start!”
20 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“A French bakery serving freshly made pastries, breakfast sandwiches, soups, and deserts alongside espresso and bubbly beverages. Be sure to grab yourself and Ocean Roll, you'll thank me later.”
28 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“Best oysters in town. Great Bar with happy hour prices. Go early, this is a very popular spot in downtown!”
19 locals recommend
Bar
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“Rustic-chic and lively, Dogwood is a great place for a cocktail and tapas. Gather upstairs for a more intimate setting or stay where the action is on the lower level. We love the bacon-wrapped dates and flatbreads. Rotating menu always ensures there's something new when we go in. ”
24 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Great bagels and breakfast! Fast service, too. I love the "Let it Grow" bagel sandwich. Lots of vegan and vegetarian options.”
22 locals recommend
Café
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“Award winning organic coffee roasters, plus some of the best food in town. They now have a really good authintic street tacos. Gluten Free, dairy free and vegan options galore. Outdoor patio dining plus indoors. Occasional live music.”
21 locals recommend
Sporting Goods Shop
“255 SW Century Dr Ski & Mountain Bike rentals and sales. On the way up to the mountain, great local owners. ”
16 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Best pizza option for easy delivery. Good salad, brownies, garlic knots. Nice option for an easy meal in. They also have a great cafe downtown. ”
16 locals recommend
Café
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“Incredible coffee, and local owners with a penchant for community enrichment, coffee is roasted on premises, these guys know what they're doing!”
12 locals recommend
Bar
“Very close by, great pub food, great beer. One of the many local breweries for a taste of that scene.”
14 locals recommend