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Laughing Planet Cafe

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Mexican, American, Cafe, Vegan
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760 Blair Blvd, Eugene, OR 97402-4802
541-868-0668
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good for lunch

Good Mexican food for a quick, relaxed meal. Good location. Staff was attentive and quick. Menu has lots of variety.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 9, 2015
bigisland4us
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Eugene, Oregon
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Eugene, Oregon
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23 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Good Mexican food for a quick, relaxed meal. Good location. Staff was attentive and quick. Menu has lots of variety.

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California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

We stopped in on the recommendation of a friend. It is easy to park and they have a side outdoor area, but the menu was a turn off. Vindaloo? really? There are Indian restaurants that actually know how to cook Indian food. It felt like a trying to be Berkeley when I was in college decades ago. The world has... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

They offer a wonderful selection of fresh organic ingredients and I've yet to have something that wasn't absolutely delicious. A great way to try new things and the cost is very reasonable.

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Springfield, Oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Came to Eugene's Laughing Planet to try vegetarian fare. Tried an 'Eat Your Veggi' bowl, need to add a sauce to this basic and hearty dish. Also, tried veggi drink #4 wanting beet juice and the accompanying juices in that combo. Ended explore with Mango Lassi smoothie. Very filling, covered many food groups, but I could have enjoyed veggi bowl... More 

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eugene
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

A significant menu shift as of late has caused our family to stop going here, and to stop recommending this place to our B and B guests, friends and family. It is disappointing that this little franchise started out very plant-based, with emphasis on local, fresh offerings that everyone could eat. Now with the new meat heavy menu (pork and... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Quality ingredients, quick service. It is always busy when I have been, so others must like it too. Really enjoy the bowls they make with sweet potatoes, black beans, and some type of protein. Good flavor, healthy, and filling. Great place for lunch!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Most often, we order food to go; most commonly it's a spanky's bowl and a veggie bowl. Their ingredients are whole and delicious, but my favorite thing about Laughing Planet is their welcoming, genuinely kind & caring staff. I always leave there with some form of a compliment being received and it's a beautiful/rare quality for restaurants these days.

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Eugene, Oregon, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Awesome, healthy food and excellent service everytime. I've never had a bad experience at either of the locations. Would recommend the burritos!

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Eugene, Oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

I've loved eating the healthy high quality food here. However, in the last year LP has gone very meaty and the amount of fresh vegetables in their offerings has gone down and down - many times when it says "vegetables" it means green bell peppers and onions with maybe a sprig of broccoli. I KNOW it can be much better... More 

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Chicago, Ilinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I visit family in Eugene regularly and I always ask to make at least one trip to Laughing Planet. I prefer the cafe on Blair just because it has more quirky Eugene atmosphere. I am a vegetarian and I adore the inventive meals Laughing Planet offers. This time I shared the Che Guevara burrito and a Grains and Greens salad.... More 

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Address: 760 Blair Blvd, Eugene, OR 97402-4802
Phone Number: 541-868-0668
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Eugene
Average Prices: USD 5 - 15
Cuisine: Mexican, American, Cafe, Vegan

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 760 Blair Blvd, Eugene, OR 97402-4802
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Eugene
  • Phone Number: 541-868-0668

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 15
  • Cuisine: Mexican, American, Cafe, Vegan

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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