Eugenified

Living with attitude in Eugene, Oregon

Entries for the ‘Burgers’ Category

Dickie Jo’s Burgers

Dickie Jo’s Burgers Ste A, 201 E 13th Ave Eugene, OR (541) 636-4488 See this location on a map Update, June 2015: They fixed most of the problems discussed below in the newer version of this restaurant opened near Valley River Mall. Still, I rarely go there. Value for money issue? The old location listed […]

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Five Guys Burgers & Fries – Eugene

Five Guys Burgers & Fries – Eugene 495 W 7th Ave Eugene, OR 97401 (541) 357-4749 See this location on a map You. Fetch me my copy of the Wall Street Journal. You two, Dickie Jo’s and Five Guys, fight to the death.

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Shari’s Restaurant

Shari’s Restaurants 2950 West 11th Avenue Eugene, OR 97402-3221 (541) 344-1155 www.sharis.com See this location on a map I know I am supposed to hate chain restaurants. This is something I need to work harder at doing. I should know that a big evil corporation could not possibly compare with all the funky little local […]

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Caspian Mediterranean Restaurant

Caspian Mediterranean Restaurant 863 East 13th Avenue Eugene, OR 97401-3706 (541) 683-7800 See this location on a map Some restaurant owners are real marketing geniuses. Not only can they cook tasty food, but they also know how to present it in an atmosphere that enhances the dining experience, whether it be a high-brow sit-down restaurant […]

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Mack’s Dexter Lake Cafe

Old Address: 39128 Dexter Rd Dexter, OR 97431 New Address: 155 E Main St Lowell, OR See this location on a map Went searching for a cool little cafe along Highway 58 last week and decided to try out the cafe attached to Dexter Lake Club from the movie Animal House (“Otis, my man!”). Bad […]

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Steelhead Brewing Co.

Steelhead Brewing Co. 199 East 5th Avenue Eugene, OR (541) 686-2739 Steelhead Brewing Co.’s website See this location on a map There’s a fine line between boring and reliable. Steelhead Brewing Co. toes the line admirably.

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Hop Valley Brewing Co.

Hop Valley Brewing Co. 980 Kruse Way Springfield, OR 97477 (541) 744-3330 Hop Valley Brewing Co.’s website See this location on a map This is the kind of restaurant you would get if the Chief Operating Officer of Chili’s decided to set up a new business of his own. All the hardware and fancy control […]

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Bates Steak House and Saloon

Bates Steak House and Saloon 433 East Broadway Eugene, OR (541) 683-3108? See this location on a map Quick Review: Stopped by Bates Steak House a couple of nights ago for their burger & brew special: $8.50 for a burger and a pint of beer. Imagine my surprise when my meal arrived with a hand-written […]

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Hult Plaza Restaurant

Hult Plaza Restaurant 401 East 10th Avenue, Eugene, OR (541) 484-2933 See this location on a map As the goofballs on Fox News often say, things were so much better back in the old days. America was great, everyone got along, and diners served good, hearty food with a smile…Really?

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World Cafe

World Cafe 449 Blair Boulevard Eugene, OR 97402-4510 (541) 485-1377? See this location on a map Quick Review: Another in a long line of too hippie restaurants in Eugene. You know the drill.

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Cornucopia

Cornucopia Restaurant Flagship Location: 295 W 17th Ave Eugene, OR 97401 (541) 485-2300 See this location on a map Second Location: 5th & Pearl Eugene, OR See this location on a map Note: This review covers the original Cornucopia location on 17th Ave. The food at the new location on 5th is the same, but […]

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Burger Lovers

Burger Lovers 1466 W. 7th Ave. Eugene, OR 97402 (541) 687-6424 See this location on a map If you regularly drive along 7th Ave, near Wells Fargo, you’ve probably noticed a new restaurant under construction for the last few months. Well, Mr. Eugenified finally took the plunge and gave it a try (after leaving the […]

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McGrath’s Fish House

McGrath’s Fish House 1036 Valley River Way Eugene, OR 97401 (541) 342-6404 See this location on a map McGrath’s should be sued for false advertising…Every few weeks or so, I get one of their glossy fliers in the daily Eugene Register-Guard newspaper. It always has a big photo of a big plate of fried mish […]

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The Cooler

The Cooler 20 Centennial Loop Eugene, OR 97401 (541) 484-4355 See this location on a map The Cooler. It’s got a cool name. The entire building looks like a big walk-in refrigerator (hence the name) including the big wooden cooler-ish front door. It’s also got a bunch of neon beer signs, a real live moosehead […]

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