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Excelsior Inn

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754 E. 13th Ave., Eugene, OR 97401
541-342-6963
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Today
8:00 am - 11:00 am
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 10:00 am
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 am
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 39
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  • 17
    Very good
  • 5
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  • 3
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great dinner, so-so dessert

We had an early dinner in this quaint place. The atmosphere is nice, not too fancy but definitely classy. Dinner was quite good, and we had a nice Brunello off the varied wine list. We had seen desserts in the case in the foyer that looked wonderful, but when we actually got them it seemed like... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
Sheila L
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Seattle, Washington
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Romantic
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Springfield
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14 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

One of the few fine dining spots in the area. It is good quality and costly. It is fine for a relaxing and not rushed experience.

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

We had an early dinner in this quaint place. The atmosphere is nice, not too fancy but definitely classy. Dinner was quite good, and we had a nice Brunello off the varied wine list. We had seen desserts in the case in the foyer that looked wonderful, but when we actually got them it seemed like they had been there... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

My book club met for lunch and good conversation. We sat outdoors. Lovely setting, good food and very good service. Highly recommend.

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Oregon
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Probably some of the best food I've ever had with great service and magnificent surroundings. You will probably need reservations; there is limited seating. There is also a nice inn with restored rooms. Well worth the visit and the price.

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Eugene
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The Italian menu is always unique, meals are prepared beautifully always with unique flair. Many local ingredients are sourced locally. The service has always been excellent and it is a good spot to bring guests. The seating is a little crowded sometimes, and if the main dining area is available that is preferable. Prices are a bit high, but so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

I can't comment on prices because I didn't pay. But the quality was uniformly excellent. The mozzarella, beets and carrots combination on the starter was great and the filet mignon was simply perfect. Attentive but not intrusive service and a great atmosphere. If I lived in Eugene, I'd be back!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

The Excelsior Inn is a verrry fine dining establishment. The meals are of the utmost quality and they get many of their ingredients locally, which is an absolute plus. The meals are on the expensive side but if you're going here, than that is to be expected. The atmosphere is very romantic and would classify as a higher end dining... More 

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Los Angeles
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

By far this is the finest restaurant in Eugene, both in terms of service, food and atmosphere (in the main dining room not the bistro side). Prices are fine dining range of $25-35 for main courses and 10-20 for most appetizers although a few are less. Probably the most expensive place I have found in Eugene so far. But I... More 

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Spokane Valley, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

The dinner was a gift from my sister and of course that made it even more special. We ate early because we were going to a play- the atmosphere is amazing and comfortable. The wait staff were attentive and offered great suggestions for sides, wine and desserts. I knew I was having lamb, this restaurant is known for the superb... More 

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Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

My wife and I decided to celebrate our 35th wedding anniversary at the Excelsior, and we were very happy with all aspects of the restaurant. The table was nice, by the window. We brought our own bottle of wine ($15 corkage fee) and the stemware was very nice and held up to a very good bottle of wine. Jed was... More 

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Additional Information about Excelsior Inn

Address: 754 E. 13th Ave., Eugene, OR 97401
Phone Number: 541-342-6963
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Eugene
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm  4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm  7:00 am - 10:00 am
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm  7:00 am - 10:00 am
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm  7:00 am - 10:00 am
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm  7:00 am - 10:00 am
Friday 7:00 am - 10:00 am  11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 11:00 am  4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 25
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 754 E. 13th Ave., Eugene, OR 97401
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Eugene
  • Phone Number: 541-342-6963

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 25
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 am
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 am
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 11:00 am
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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