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Things to do in Brookings

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.
Park
“Beautiful scenery! stunning Ocean views!!!! Worth the short drive to the north side of town!!”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
“a dining experience worth the drive! located in brookings, oregon, (31 miles) oxenfre makes us feel like we are further from home (in a good way, if that makes sense). delicious food, specialty cocktails, fun ambiance and friendly staff come together to make this a perfect date night destination, family gathering place or a fun stop for a tasty drink (alcoholic or non!) and snack/dessert. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“stock up on what you need before you head up to the property, online shopping available, Starbucks and sushi bar on premises, housewares and clothing departments”
  • 12 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Highly acclaimed and well worth the drive to Brookings, OR. Intimate atmosphere with outstandingly fresh and creative sushi and seafood. Tempura, charcuterie and other options for the non sushi lover in the group.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
“Located in Brookings, OR. Modern, hip, local craft Distillery with fresh takes on their food dishes and craft cocktails. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Have not been, but has been recommended to me by many so it must be good! ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Another Brookings OR establishment. Local, small, super casual, a little gritty and unique with some of the best pizza on the entire coast. Bottles and bottles and bottles of craft brews to choose from. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Some of the best Thai food I know of. Definitely worth trying. Directly on the 101 Highway. Open 11:30 am to 9:00 pm”
  • 6 locals recommend
Park
“Park near the coast and take a short hike to the chetco point island overlooking gorgeous rock formations peeking over the ocean. Make sure to bring your camera and a tripod in the evening to capture stunning sunsets.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Vegan fare, locally brewed ales and kombucha amid friendly laid back atmosphere”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“Upscale restaurant with fantastic food. Open for dinner only. If you make reservations, make them for seating in the bar.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Park
“the Crown Jewel of Brookings, this park features formal gardens, walks in old growth forests, playing fields, a bandshell. A wonderful place for a relaxing walk”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great locals hang out. Taco Tuesday is a real hit! Try their corned beef taco! ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
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“first class clam chowder and fish tacos in a setting overlooking boat docks at the Port of Brookings Harbor”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Extensive menu and excellent margaritas. Outside patio is nice. Food is very good and priced right. Great Happy Hour prices on drinks. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“a place to look and appreciate the works of local artists ... or a place to engage and learn”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“a dining experience worth the drive! located in brookings, oregon, (31 miles) oxenfre makes us feel like we are further from home (in a good way, if that makes sense). delicious food, specialty cocktails, fun ambiance and friendly staff come together to make this a perfect date night destination, family gathering place or a fun stop for a tasty drink (alcoholic or non!) and snack/dessert. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Highly acclaimed and well worth the drive to Brookings, OR. Intimate atmosphere with outstandingly fresh and creative sushi and seafood. Tempura, charcuterie and other options for the non sushi lover in the group.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
“Located in Brookings, OR. Modern, hip, local craft Distillery with fresh takes on their food dishes and craft cocktails. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Have not been, but has been recommended to me by many so it must be good! ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Another Brookings OR establishment. Local, small, super casual, a little gritty and unique with some of the best pizza on the entire coast. Bottles and bottles and bottles of craft brews to choose from. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Brewery
“Vegan fare, locally brewed ales and kombucha amid friendly laid back atmosphere”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Some of the best Thai food I know of. Definitely worth trying. Directly on the 101 Highway. Open 11:30 am to 9:00 pm”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“Upscale restaurant with fantastic food. Open for dinner only. If you make reservations, make them for seating in the bar.”
  • 6 locals recommend

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