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Cornbread Cafe

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1290 W. 7th, Eugene, OR 97402
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We went to Cornbread Cafe upon Guy Fieri's (Triple D) recommendation, but weren't sure what to expect from a vegan restaurant, being confirmed omnivores. All I can say is Yum! So much deep flavor, and generous portions left us very satisfied. I especially liked the Southern fried tofu, mac uncheese, fried "fish," cornbread and slaw.

Thank Barbara G
Eugene, Oregon
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This place is awesome, best vegan food I've eaten in a long time. Will return many times in the future, and the menus been updated and expanded

Thank Mike T
Eugene, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Here's the "Honest Scoop": My high school aged daughter suggested we give this place a shot. I wasn't expecting much, but was surprised by how much I enjoyed it. Great selection, great quality, friendly service. I'll definitely return.

Thank TheHonestScoop
Tucson, Arizona
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just delicious and plentiful. We were only in Eugene for 1 day and we went there for lunch and then back again for dinner! Very nice service too.

Thank billdenised86
Eugene, OR
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I like retro, but this place looks rundown, not hip. The food was average, as was the service. Three of us ate there, we shared, and none of us thought the food was better than you'd find at a cheap buffet place.

Thank CariocaBonito
Albany, Oregon
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68 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Word-of-Mouth alerted us to this eatery some time ago, and we finally had the opportunity to make the trip to partake here. This is a vegan café, with an eclectic ambiance, comfortable and casual decor and booth, counter or outdoor seating. We ordered 1 Sample Platter for the 2 of us, and a side of greens each, after learning from... More 

Thank Jeanier34
Portland, Oregon
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81 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Serves basic sandwiches, daily specials, southern fried choices,all vegan, very original. They also have totally amazing vegan desserts! Homey atmosphere.

Thank HeyJudeOregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

This visit we knew better. The portions here are large, so we split the Eugenewich and had enough room for dessert, a chi cupcake and peanut butter pie. Cornbread, you do not disappoint.

Thank Librariandonna
Ashland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Love their physh and chips! Their chick'n corn chowder today was yummy, not overly spiced, steamy hot and definitely soothing. My husband enjoyed his barbecued seitan.

Thank MusicGarden7
Eugene, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

A fun atmosphere with excellent food. Even if you aren't vegan there is something on the menu you will love. From the MacUnCheese to a BBQ Sammy to fresh garden salad it is all deliscious.

Thank JRW-Traveler

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1290 W. 7th, Eugene, OR 97402
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Eugene
  • Phone Number: 541-505-9175

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?