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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!”
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Market
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“The Saturday Market is a Eugene staple. The Farmers' Market has beautiful and delicious local produce, as well as cheeses, flowers, meats, honey, etc. The artisans market is a fabulously eccentric mix of all types of handmade goods, from clothing and jewelry to pottery and things you never knew you needed. It's a great place for people-watching. Local food booths and a music stage keep the place buzzing. ”
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Performing Arts Venue
“Prime venue for the Performing Arts of all kinds. Check their calendar of events.”
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Park
“Beautiful city views, rhododendron gardens, expansive lawns, hidden sitting spaces and walking paths through the woods.”
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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!”
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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!”
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Japanese Restaurant
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“One of our most favorite restaurants and bars in Eugene. Incredible food (including delicious small plates to share), amazing cocktails and an exceptional list of whiskey and sake to choose from.”
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College Track
“Steve Prefontaine ran to his glory here. Regularly the site of the Olympic Track & Field Trials and NCAA Track & Field Championships. ”
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Stadium
“UO Football games. Tip: drive to the Valley River Center, park in the back and ride the free shuttle to the game. Valley River Center is just over the river, a 5 minute drive from the house.”
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Park
“Hike to the top and see all the way to the Sisters. Fantastic 360 degree view. ”
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Taco Place
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“Serving up a unique and tasty variety of Pacific Northwest tacos that will have you bellying up to the bar for more!”
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Beer Store
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“Best beer bar in Eugene with solid pub food. Great selection for beer to go as well.”
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Park
“Beautiful park next to the river with lots of paths, frisby golf, picnic areas and more. There is even a canoe rental place in the slough. ”
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Park
“An amazing park, with running/bike trails along the river, and easy access to a scramble up Skinners Butte.”
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American Restaurant
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“Best bacon in town. Thick and salty and you can order it crispy or regular. They also serve giant mimosas and something called a Contrary Mary, which is a tasty bloody mary with their house-made mix and a good compliment or garnishes. The rest of the food is solid - all day and all night - and the staff have literally become our friends. It's nestled in the Friendly neighborhood (that's where you are, no joke!) and there's great outdoor seating in the front and back for the sunny days. Dog are welcome out front and they will bring them water and lots of love. ”
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Bakery
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“Our favorite bakery in Eugene, this place has excellent pastries and breakfast entrees.”
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