Ross is our Assistant General Manager in Bend and is one of the most caring, lovable people you’ll ever meet! He’s lived in Bend since before it was cool, and gave us a few insider tips on the gems that this amazing spot has to provide!
Elevation - A college culinary academy with cool architecture!
Zydeco - Cajun influenced American. On the rooftop, open in summer, not a lot of folks know of it, very chic cool spot and the only outdoor rooftop experience in bend
Wild Rose - The most delicious Thai you’ll ever eat! Seriously! Downtown, fun vibes!
Ariana & 900 Wall (fine dining)
Brother Jon’s Westside (casual)
Parrilla Grill (super casual)
El Sancho (Tasty casual tacos)
Sparrow Bakery - Incredible coffee and even more incredible baked goods! Try the Sparrow Roll ;)
Thump - There are a few in town but the Northwest Crossing location is my favorite
Spoken Moto - Great outdoor space with food trucks and beer as well!
Makay Cottage... duh :)
Sparrow Bakery - Next level breakfast croissants in addition to tasty baked goods!
Worthy Brewing (Hopservatory)
10 Barrel (galveston)
Non sport activity:
Explore the Lava tubes (where else can you enter the earth? ;) )
Munch N Music (Thursdays)
Cycling - Phil’s Trails right out our doorstep!
Kayaking the upper lakes
River surfing in town!
Stand Up Paddleboarding
Deschutes River Trail behind LOGE!
Scout Lake (really warm!)
Photo provided by local Bend photographer Austin White @austingwhite