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Blackbird Bistro

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1969 SE Stephens, Roseburg, OR 97470
541 672 8589
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Dining options: Dinner, Dessert, Reservations
Description: The Blackbird Bar and Grill is located in the heart of downtown Roseburg...
The Blackbird Bar and Grill is located in the heart of downtown Roseburg. Featuring fresh and bold flavors, Chef Steve focuses on quality and unique creations for a distinct dining experience. Housemade desserts finish any meal or evening with a selection of ever changing Cheesecake flavors, creme brulee and specialty pies and cakes. The Blackbird Bar and Grill features local wines and has a full service bar. Looking for live music and entertainment, every Wednesday the Blackbird hosts a Live Blues Jam. Friday and Saturday nights feature live entertainment in the Blackbird Lounge, a casual seating and dining area great for socializing and enjoying a relaxing cocktail or glass of wine.
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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Still Fine Dining, but lacks Ambiance

We thoroughly enjoyed the fine dining at the Black Bird Restaurant in their old location. In fact, in Roseburg, there were no other "fine dining" restaurants. It was the only restaurant that offered intimate ambiance; a wonderful menu of excellently prepared food, beautifully presented, and elegant... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 24, 2015
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Roseburg, Oregon
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Roseburg, Oregon
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015 NEW

The service was excellent and the food tasty and wonderful, I had the pork medallions and they were tender and very tasty. Their bartender is excellent also

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Eugene
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

Met with several friends for dinner and drinks after a Mini Reunion in Roseburg. We sat on the sofa and chairs for quite sometime having our cocktails. There was never a rush from the staff. When we did sit down, we were waited on and we all ordered, each a different entrée. The dinners and service was wonderful!!! Found my... More 

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Roseburg, Oregon
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Chef Tina continues to amaze, especially with her amazing cheesecakes and locally sourced steaks. I miss Chef Steve's cooking AND the old location, but the Blackbird still has the best food in town if you know the difference between frozen (several other places) and fresh ingredients. With summer coming, the salads and vegetable dishes get even better as the kitchen... More 

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Roseburg, Oregon
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Yes the Blackbird Bistro is a little out of the way from it's old location,but it is worth looking for. The chef has a great way of preparing some very unique dishes. The prices are what you would expect for a fine dining meal. The service was superb. Everyone was very professional, friendly, and took the time to come and... More 

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Oregon, Illinois
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

I was excited to try the new location of the BlackBird Bistro which recently began it's "Burgers and Bands" event on Wednesday evenings. The band of evening was Code Blue. They must have quite a following as all of the tables were reserved. However, the bar area did have available seating. The band was terrific. Code Blue offered songs from... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

After hours on the road family hungery, we didn't have a reservation and they don't allow kids in the lounge area. We were all ticked as we left.

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Kingston, WA
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

This has got to be on of the best Restaurants we have ever had the pleasure of enjoying. Not only that but the prices were right, the service great and the Maitre D very accommodating. We had some of the best Pork Skewers, Seafood soup and Entrees, including Pork Chops, Grilled Snapper and Flat Iron Steak you could ever imagine.... More 

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Top Contributor
155 reviews 155 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

the food is good, if a bit limited in selection. however, there isnt a whole lot served portion-wise considering the high prices. the new location lacks atmosphere, and instead of an intimate setting you might expect (per menu and prices) it has a cavernous feel of a large, mostly empty room. tables are also huge and the three of us... More 

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Roseburg, Oregon
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We thoroughly enjoyed the fine dining at the Black Bird Restaurant in their old location. In fact, in Roseburg, there were no other "fine dining" restaurants. It was the only restaurant that offered intimate ambiance; a wonderful menu of excellently prepared food, beautifully presented, and elegant service. At the new location, their restaurant is called the "Blackbird Bistro", and you'll... More 

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Roseburg, OR
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We recently heard this restaurant had re-opened in a new location, so went to give it a try. Apparently, they still have much of the same staff and chef, so I was expecting a good meal, and I was not disappointed. My husband had the scallops, and they were perfectly done. I had the duck confit and it was delicious,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1969 SE Stephens, Roseburg, OR 97470
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Roseburg
  • Phone Number: 541 672 8589

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
  • Cuisine: American

Description

The Blackbird Bar and Grill is located in the heart of downtown Roseburg. Featuring fresh and bold flavors, Chef Steve focuses on quality and unique creations for a distinct dining experience. Housemade desserts finish any meal or evening with a selection of ever changing Cheesecake flavors, creme brulee and specialty pies and cakes. The Blackbird Bar and Grill features local wines and has a full service bar. Looking for live music and entertainment, every Wednesday the Blackbird hosts a Live Blues Jam. Friday and Saturday nights feature live entertainment in the Blackbird Lounge, a casual seating and dining area great for socializing and enjoying a relaxing cocktail or glass of wine.

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