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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Restaurant
“This breakfast place is located in downtown Philomath. About a 15 minute drive, but worth it! Open until 3pm, closed on Mondays.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Cafe
“Brunch on Sundays! If you are gluten free enjoy all brunch foods - waffles, pancakes... ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Relic from the town's logging past, this restaurant serves American fare AND the best Thai food in the area (yes, really!)”
  • 5 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Once the site of a pioneer-established college, now a history museum with a rotating display of local objects and art. Local books and knick-knacks available for purchase. The staff really knows their stuff too!”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Donuts! Nutcakes is the best around. Cork's Old Fashioned Donuts of Albany is a good backup. Many like Death by Donutz, but I find them too sweet (if you can believe that).”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Great food and mead. There is an outdoor area as well as comfortable inside area. They serve beer, wine, and nonalcoholic beverages as well. If available, try the Pozole with an extra side of pork. Our favorite meads are Topbar and Waggle. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Food
  • 4 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“There are three locations for this restaurant and all are great. The burritos are huge! If going to the locations in Corvallis, be sure to try the Sopes Carnitas.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
  • 3 locals recommend
Park
“Frisbee golf course, play structure, bbq grills, and nature paths. Borders the Mary's River, where there is a popular summer swimming hole.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“I've heard their empanadas are to die for, but I keep waiting too late and missing out. You should try them and tell me what you think! Gets great reviews.”
  • 1 local recommends
Food
“Every small town has its local quirky celebrity...ours juggles basketballs on a unicycle along the bike path during the week, and bakes fresh bread on Sundays. ONLY OPEN SUNDAYS.”
  • 1 local recommends
Finance
“Thrift store with excellent selection of used clothing and other household items.”
  • 1 local recommends
Dive Bar
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  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“This breakfast place is located in downtown Philomath. About a 15 minute drive, but worth it! Open until 3pm, closed on Mondays.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Relic from the town's logging past, this restaurant serves American fare AND the best Thai food in the area (yes, really!)”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Donuts! Nutcakes is the best around. Cork's Old Fashioned Donuts of Albany is a good backup. Many like Death by Donutz, but I find them too sweet (if you can believe that).”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great food and mead. There is an outdoor area as well as comfortable inside area. They serve beer, wine, and nonalcoholic beverages as well. If available, try the Pozole with an extra side of pork. Our favorite meads are Topbar and Waggle. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
“There are three locations for this restaurant and all are great. The burritos are huge! If going to the locations in Corvallis, be sure to try the Sopes Carnitas.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“I've heard their empanadas are to die for, but I keep waiting too late and missing out. You should try them and tell me what you think! Gets great reviews.”
  • 1 local recommends

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