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Bruno's Chef's Kitchen

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3443 Hilyard St, Ste D, Eugene, OR 97405-3881
+1 541-687-2433
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Tue - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Alsea, Oregon
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117 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2014

This little restaurant is tucked away in an alley next to a quicky mart and a laundry. the service was good and the food was excellent. One thing I like is the menu changes weekly so there will always be a new dish to try. we started with the Gnocchi di tartuffi and oysters bordelaise which were very good. to... More 

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1 Thank Tom L
Eugene, Oregon
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2014

The food here is good and very Italian. But the prices drove us away after 2-3 visits. It is also often closed when the owner goes to Italy.

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Sisters, Oregon
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2014

If we ever want to treat ourselves or friends this is where we go. It's not cheap, but it is worth it. You can check their menu out online and see what you think. I don't make the kind of money I used to, so my visits are less frequent now. It doesn't matter what I order... I always like... More 

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1 Thank HighPlainsWanderer
Wales
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101 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2014

It's been years since my first trip to Bruno's and I no longer live in Eugene, but when I make it back for a visit, it's still the one place I want to go. I think they must have the odd off day, judging from the other reviews, but I haven't encountered one! We go on special occasions, and even... More 

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2 Thank cathteg
Eugene Oregon
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2014

We go to Bruno's for all our special occasions. The meal is always perfect, the service wonderful, the atmosphere delightful. It is the best food in Eugene!

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1 Thank JoanEugeneOregon
Ashland, Oregon
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2013

Based on mixed reviews, we decided to try Bruno's. We were seated and the stink of musty carpet was overwhelming. So, we moved to the "outer" room. The table had a 2 inch slope and the chairs were patched with duct tape. We got our menus and saw a $3.50 charge for bread. We left. The place is a dump.

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3 Thank RGJ111
Eugene, Oregon
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2013 via mobile

Went for a dinner with my fiancee, really the food was average. Not a lot of variety for wine or drinks. Plates were too colourful but tasted average. The whole restaurant looked homey but the whole experience wasn't satisfying at all and the bill was shockingly expensive. Wouldn't go again.

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2 Thank Finediner1969
Eugene, Oregon
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2013

This place is very overrated! I guess when the city had "slim pickens" this place might have seemed sophisticated and elegant, but it is far from that. Charging for bread when the prices are high enough to absorb the cost, unless the bread is something special, is just plain bad business. I had fish cooked in vegetable oil, not any... More 

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4 Thank Sheilafresser23
Seattle
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53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2013

There are lots of good restaurants in Eugene, (and Seattle), but Bruno's stands above them all when you take that first bite of your entree. My colorful scallops arrived with gorgeously shaved asparagus, barely cooked and bright green, set off with a perfect, small lavender pansy. The ripe strawberry, honeydew melon and bright red ribbon of...something...announced that it was time... More 

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3 Thank IhearttravelSeattle
Eugene, Oregon
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335 reviews
240 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2013

This is a restaurant has hands down the best food but it is in a very very small place . Service is good but tables are close . This is what happens when you put great fresh food in a small place . The menu is hand written each week to assure freshness , I see the chef at the... More 

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2 Thank Anthony D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 65
Cuisine
International
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3443 Hilyard St, Ste D, Eugene, OR 97405-3881
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Eugene
  • Phone Number: +1 541-687-2433

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?