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McMenamins - East 19th Street Cafe

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American, Bar, Brew Pub, Pub
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1485 E 19th Ave, Eugene, OR 97403-1426
+1 541-342-4025
Today
11:00 - 01:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 00:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Eugene, Oregon
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89 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The East 19th Street Cafe is a classic McMenamins venue near the University. The food is mainly the classics of burgers and sandwiches. The restaurant has two sides, one for sit down dinners and the other skewed more for fun with friends including pool tables and table shuffle board. They also serve the McMenamins list of microbrews.

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Thank dpaufler
Duluth, Minnesota
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58 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My opinion: just ok. Neither good not bad. I always forget, the burgers have a sauce I don't like. NOT their fault, 100% mine. Tater tots are great.... Beer is good. Nice atmosphere.... Good service, ok food. Go.again? Yes.... But go out of my way, no.

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Thank Rich H
Holland, Michigan
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34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Love McMenamins. This is a cool little location near the University of Oregon. As usual, delicious cajun tots and beer. Service was great at my last visit. Love happy hour!!

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Thank Becky W
Oakdale, California, United States
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363 reviews
259 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Good fish and chips, good burger (said my friend) and excellent soup tonight. The soup was corn, potato and red pepper and it was the best. I would order it again. Had an IPA which was very good. Not fancy but it was fun. I like McM's. This was a good one. Recommended

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Thank Robert D
White Salmon
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97 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

On our quest for passport stamps and "Tripster" status we stopped in here. At least a 4th of maybe 5th visit. We got our stamps and sat down for dinner. You're right on the edge of the UO campus here, tucked in behind some bushes on the corner. There is a parking lot, but I never seem to be able... More 

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Thank Charles V
Eugene, Oregon
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53 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

I've said it before and I'll say it again, this is a great place to have a burger and brew and a great place for a smallish event. The staff was accommodating and they servers were prompt and polite. The food is always top notch and the brews are always superb. Pub grub at it's best.

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Thank mooseofblue
Eugene, Oregon
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

I like this place. They are very clear about what they are and are not. They have a good selection of burgers, a nice variety of beer, and so-so wine. Their specials are sometimes surprisingly good (they had mustard glazed ribs for a while that were a real treat). During the school year, go with a backup plan, because sometimes... More 

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Thank Dave P
Corvallis, Oregon
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118 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

The East 19th Street Cafe always seems to have great service plus excellent food. We needed a small dinner and were well satisfied. The specials change daily and they never disappoint. Tonight was the Thai-Dyed Dragon Sandwich. This was a nice twist on a chicken sandwich. And, of course, they have their excellent selection of ales.

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Thank Robert W
Bellevue, Washington
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

Service is always great at any McMenamin's and you can't go wrong with a Hammerhead Ale and a burger on "Burger Mondays" for only $10.00!

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Thank 425Birdie
Richland, Washington
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277 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Located next to the stadium, this location has both indoor and outdoor seating. Typical eclectic decor, McMenamins style, makes you feel right at home. Outdoor patio offers intimate seating, surrounded by plants and greenery. Always good pub food and beer.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
American, Bar, Brew Pub, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1485 E 19th Ave, Eugene, OR 97403-1426
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Eugene
  • Phone Number: +1 541-342-4025

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?