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5838 Highway 20, Juntura, OR
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Description: The Oasis has been around since the 1950's and is a regular stop for those...
The Oasis has been around since the 1950's and is a regular stop for those traveling between Boise ID and Bend Oregon. Check it out on Google Earth.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
A classic diner with great fudge!

After traveling on Highway 20 it was time for a break. My husband was hungry, I wanted a snack. Good choice. I had an ice cream sundae...yum! My husband ordered salibuary steak, fried potatoes and salad. Tons of onions! tasted good but was a little tough. Then came the homemade... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 5, 2015
Kathy B
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Pataskala, Ohio
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Pataskala, Ohio
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104 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

After traveling on Highway 20 it was time for a break. My husband was hungry, I wanted a snack. Good choice. I had an ice cream sundae...yum! My husband ordered salibuary steak, fried potatoes and salad. Tons of onions! tasted good but was a little tough. Then came the homemade fudge...none better. Now the ambiance. I was not sure if... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

I had read the reviews of this place, and we were going across Oregon on 20 and decided to stop. We were not disappointed! I had the juevos rancheros, my dad had the bison burger. And a GIANT glass of wine for $3.50. Our waitress was awesome. Our whole meal including the above and 2 beers for my dad was... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Just like the name says... this restaurant is quite the "oasis", as it is the only place in Juntura to grab a bite to eat. We drove across central Oregon from Boise to the coast on highway 20. This quaint little cafe was the perfect stop for breakfast on our way as it's about 2 1/2 hours from Boise. My... More 

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Oregon
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178 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

The people working there are very nice and helpful. They are trying very hard to make it work. The food was good...not great.

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Traveling across country and found this gem on Trip Advisor and decided to give it a try. Wonderful home cooking! I had the meatloaf sandwich with mashed potatoes , gravy, and root beer --the meal was simply devine. My son had vanilla shake that was quite yummy! Glad we stopped in!

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Estherville, Iowa, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

The Oasis is a refreshing break along Highway US 20. I would highly recommend it as a place to have a meal or stay the night. It's a good day's drive from the Coast, and I highly recommend staying here because it's like a home away from home. The food is unexpectedly great and the people are like your family.

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Idaho
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Excellent food! I have had breakfast, lunch and dinner here and have never walked away disappointed or hungry.

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northbend, or
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Must stop at this mom and pops greasy spoon. Homemade gravey and hashbrowns salsa too. Waitress is super sweet. Homemade sticky buns. Large portions. Last chance for good hime cookin for a while. Awesome

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Garfield, Arkansas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014 via mobile

We tipped big! The service is great and the cook is awesome (would swear my grandma was in that kitchen cooking!). Food was hot and delicious. Great prices and clean little diner. Buttermilk Pancakes are huge! Denver omelet is great. Don't miss the homemade salsa!

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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

There are not many services along Hwy 20, so it was a delight to find such a pleasant place to stop. We only had Stash tea and homemade peanut butter cookies, and we sat and read the fun signs on the walls. Another customer told me that she was stocking up on their fudge ($30 worth). It looked wonderful, and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5838 Highway 20, Juntura, OR
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Juntura

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Description

The Oasis has been around since the 1950's and is a regular stop for those traveling between Boise ID and Bend Oregon. Check it out on Google Earth.

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