Two New Restaurants to Open Downtown

EUGENE, Ore. — More new businesses are coming to downtown Eugene. City planners say Killer Burger and a new sushi restaurant called Makoto will open soon. Killer Burger is coming to the Broadway Commerce Center, next to Sizzle Pie. The sushi restaurant is filling a space on Willamette Street, across the street from the new … Continue reading »

Keystone Café Closing

EUGENE, Ore. — A popular Eugene restaurant is closing after more than 30 years of business. The Keystone Café, located at Fifth Avenue and Lawrence Street announced on its Facebook page that it will be closing its restaurant at the end of next month. Its last day open is August 31. The restaurant declined to … Continue reading »

Oregon Electric Station Has New Owners

EUGENE, Ore. — The new co-owners of the Oregon Electric Station will be making some changes to the iconic restaurant. The Ruggeri family will take over the operations of the restaurant. They’re working with the people who owns the building. The restaurant will undergo renovation but honor the building’s historical roots. “My commitment to this … Continue reading »

Louie’s Village Closing After 41 Years

EUGENE, Ore. — A Chinese restaurant on Franklin Boulevard in Eugene is closing its doors after 41 years of business. There’s been a lot of transformation over the years on the Franklin Corridor. Van Louie, owner of Louie’s Village says he’s seen a lot of changes from the time he opened his restaurant in 1973. … Continue reading »

Bier Stein Opens New Location

EUGENE, Ore. — The Bier Stein closed its doors on East 11th Avenue but opened up new ones at a much larger space not too far away. The new Bier Stein location on Willamette Street has only been open for about two days, but the owners say it’s been filled to the brim each night … Continue reading »

Cafe Zenon Closes

EUGENE, Ore. — An institution of fine dining in closed its doors Sunday. Cafe Zenon on Broadway Avenue and Pearl Street shut its doors after 30 years of serving downtown Eugene. Managers say all week the place was packed with people trying to get their last meals at the cafe. The restaurant simply wasn’t making … Continue reading »