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Wheel Cafe & Art Gallery

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109340 Highway 97 N, Chemult, OR 97731-9701
+1 541-365-2284
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Eugene, Oregon
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98 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2015

Stopped in for a simple light and quick bite to eat on the way to Crater Lake and with a gas stop next door it was handy. Orders a diet Pepsi and the 1/2 sandwich and salad off of the Senior menu. My ham sandwich was ample and the meat was hand carved which was a nice touch. Then the... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
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60 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015

Along the US 97 corridor, in Oregon, there’s many small towns with many restaurants and Hotels. I enjoy eating and lodging at many of them as well. However, I’ve noticed a growing trend of inconsistent service with some of the restaurants. One of these being their hours of operation. There’s a few places that I will no longer go to... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

Nice, casual place. They make their own pies and pastries. Their blt on sourdough was excellent, fresh tomatoes and lettuce, the bacon was crispy. The staff was friendly and at times funny.

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Thank Casual_traveler68
Oroville, California
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53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

Stopped here to eat after leaving Bend. Very attentive service. The food was a little slow but the place was full. Food was good. Cute, hometown feel!

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Thank k7333
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

Good food nice people beats subway any day! This place makes road trips fun. Glad we stopped and so was the server , he told us!!! top that

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Thank Chris R
Hillsboro, Oregon
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2013

This is the only place we eat when we are traveling through Chemult. The food is always excellent and the owners are friendly and accomodating.

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1 Thank PortlandRuth
Nakskov, Denmark
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436 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2013

There was very Little to choose from in Chemult, and as we stayed at Dawson Lodge rigt opposite KJ's Cafe (former Wheel Cafe) became the obvious choise. It was so good that we also had breakfast there the next morning. The waiter (the owner) was kind and fairly efficient. He forgot my soup, but had it warmed and served promptly... More 

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2 Thank Finn Spurre P
Paulden, Arizona, United States
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46 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2012

This is now the Kj's cafe. We went in on a Monday morning while traveling to Nevada. The service was friendly, helpful and attentive. Food was a little slow coming out, however we understood when we took our first bite. Everything is fresh. I had the Denver omelet, veggies were crisp and obviously freshly chopped. My husband had the chicken... More 

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1 Thank Jennifer L
Zurich, Switzerland
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2010

After hours and hours of driving on RT 97, the original RETRO diner deco captured our immediate attention as soon as we opened the door. >From the outside, it doesn't look like much. With the warm welcoming from the waitress, we knew that this will be a charming little place. The friendly atmosphere makes the usual eggs, bacon and homemade... More 

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Bremerton, Washington
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2008

I'm not so sure about the "art gallery" part of the title, but this little cafe wasn't bad. We were headed for Crater Lake, and the reviews for the restaurant at the Crater Lake Lodge sounded horrible. So I started looking for alternatives outside of the National Park. This was the closest one that popped up on the Google Maps.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Diner
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109340 Highway 97 N, Chemult, OR 97731-9701
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Chemult
  • Phone Number: +1 541-365-2284

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?