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Maybe you’ve gone to the same restaurant for every special occasion over the last decade. Perhaps your favorite spot shut its doors during the COVID-19 pandemic. Or maybe you’re just on the lookout for a new dining experience to celebrate a birthday or anniversary. Whether you’re trying to find your way out of a restaurant rut, just moved to your city, or simply want to try somewhere new for your next celebration, finding a new favorite spot can be challenging.

There are lots of components that go into picking the right restaurant for a special occasion. What the ambiance is like, which type of cuisine is served, what dietary restrictions can be accommodated, the price point, and even whether reservations are accepted are important considerations. Whether you’re looking for cozy-casual or fine dining, Eugene has a variety of eateries to choose from for your next celebration.

To aid in your search, Stacker compiled a list of the highest-rated restaurants in Eugene using rankings from Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed. Bon appetit!

Tripadvisor

#17. Placido’s Pasta Shop

– Rating: 4.0 / 5 (75 reviews)
– Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5)
– Type of cuisine: Italian
– Price: $$ – $$$
– Address: 120 Shelton McMurphey Blvd Ste 110 Suite 103, Eugene, OR 97401-8718
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#16. Mazzi’s

– Rating: 3.5 / 5 (180 reviews)
– Detailed ratings: Food (3.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
– Type of cuisine: Italian, Pizza
– Price: $$ – $$$
– Address: 3377 E Amazon Dr, Eugene, OR 97405-3816
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#15. McMenamin’s North Bank

– Rating: 3.5 / 5 (361 reviews)
– Detailed ratings: Food (3.5/5), Service (3.5/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
– Type of cuisine: American, Bar
– Price: $$ – $$$
– Address: 22 Club Rd, Eugene, OR 97401-2400
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#14. The Pub at Laurelwood

– Rating: 4.5 / 5 (27 reviews)
– Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
– Type of cuisine: American, Bar
– Price: $$ – $$$
– Address: 2700 Columbia St, Eugene, OR 97403-1604
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#13. Party Downtown

– Rating: 4.5 / 5 (56 reviews)
– Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.0/5)
– Type of cuisine: American
– Price: $$ – $$$
– Address: 55 W Broadway, Eugene, OR 97401-3002
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#12. BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse

– Rating: 3.5 / 5 (245 reviews)
– Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
– Type of cuisine: American, Bar
– Price: $$ – $$$
– Address: 1080 Valley River Way, Eugene, OR 97401
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Tripadvisor

#11. Ambrosia Restaurant & Bar

– Rating: 4.0 / 5 (204 reviews)
– Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
– Type of cuisine: Italian
– Price: $$ – $$$
– Address: 174 E Broadway, Eugene, OR 97401-3128
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Tripadvisor

#10. Sweet Life Patisserie

– Rating: 4.5 / 5 (888 reviews)
– Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
– Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
– Price: $$ – $$$
– Address: 755 Monroe St, Eugene, OR 97402-5135
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Tripadvisor

#9. Cafe Soriah

– Rating: 4.5 / 5 (196 reviews)
– Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
– Type of cuisine: Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
– Price: $$ – $$$
– Address: 384 W 13th Ave, Eugene, OR 97401-3446
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Tripadvisor

#8. Ta Ra Rin

– Rating: 4.5 / 5 (243 reviews)
– Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
– Type of cuisine: Asian, Thai
– Price: $$ – $$$
– Address: 1200 Oak St, Eugene, OR 97401-3542
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Tripadvisor

#7. Marche

– Rating: 4.0 / 5 (855 reviews)
– Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
– Type of cuisine: French
– Price: $$$$
– Address: 296 E 5th Ave, Eugene, OR 97401-2743
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Tripadvisor

#6. Rye

– Rating: 4.5 / 5 (224 reviews)
– Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
– Type of cuisine: American
– Price: $$ – $$$
– Address: 444 E 3rd Ave, Eugene, OR 97401-2404
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#5. Prince Puckler’s Gourmet Ice Cream

– Rating: 4.5 / 5 (355 reviews)
– Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
– Type of cuisine: Dessert, American
– Price: $
– Address: 1605 E 19th Ave, Eugene, OR 97403-1902
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Tripadvisor

#4. SweetWaters

– Rating: 4.5 / 5 (849 reviews)
– Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
– Type of cuisine: American, Bar
– Price: $$ – $$$
– Address: 1000 Valley River Way Valley River Inn, Eugene, OR 97401-2215
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#3. Beppe & Gianni’s Trattoria

– Rating: 4.5 / 5 (630 reviews)
– Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
– Type of cuisine: Italian
– Price: $$ – $$$
– Address: 1646 E 19th Ave, Eugene, OR 97403-1901
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Tripadvisor

#2. Sabai Cafe & Bar

– Rating: 4.5 / 5 (533 reviews)
– Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
– Type of cuisine: Asian, Thai
– Price: $$ – $$$
– Address: 27 Oakway Ctr, Eugene, OR 97401-5623
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Tripadvisor

#1. King Estate Restaurant & Tasting Room

– Rating: 4.5 / 5 (689 reviews)
– Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
– Type of cuisine: American
– Price: $$$$
– Address: 80854 Territorial Hwy, Eugene, OR 97405-9715
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