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The Water Hole

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224 Main St, Unity, OR 97884-2512
+1 541-446-3492
09:30 - 20:30
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Corvallis, Oregon
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Fun restaurant out in nowhere! We had a delightful lunch at this restaurant! Good burgers! Great decor--bijillion dollar bills stapled to ceiling beams!

Thank oughtonj
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29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We called in enroute from John Day to Boise. We were greeted warmly and the level of service was great throughout. The food was good value and the portions large. Cokes were swiftly refilled. I highly recommend the beer battered fries. For those low on fuel there's a gas station close by (fortunately for us).

Thank TheFunk
Centralia, Washington
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133 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

I stopped at the Water Hole as I had business in the area. The visit was on the weekend around midday, so it wasn’t crowded, and we were able to immediately seat ourselves at the bar. Due to work, alcohol was a no-no for us, but they looked pretty well stocked. We were cheerfully welcomed, got drinks which came fast,... More 

Thank Tom-H98532
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Great place. Cool dollars all over the ceiling from past customers. Awesome bartenders, waitresses & cooks. Family owned by locals. Cutest baby I've ever seen is their new mascot ;) Wouldn't hurt to check it out!!!

Thank Kinzi P
Powell Butte, Oregon
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28 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

The Water Hole is probably not on your bucket list of places to eat; but it should be if you're traveling Highway 26 between John Day and Vale Oregon. My wife and I stopped at the Water Hole in Unity, OR as we were hungry and a long way from anywhere. We were seated promptly and our drink order appeared... More 

Thank Gerald G
La Grande, Oregon
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Great place to relax and eat when riding ATVs from Sumpter to Unity. Comfy relaxed atmosphere and good burgers. Love the old bar.

Thank willqh
Walla Walla, Washington
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2016

We love riding our ATV's from Sumpter to Unity. Their hamburgers are over the top. Great food and good prices. What more can you say

Thank vietnam6768
Brescia, Italy
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33 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2016

We were here last august by a roadtrip. I eaten a good burger, good price and the place is lovely! Try it!

Thank Andrea B
Boise, Idaho
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2014

We stopped at the Water Hole on our drive from Bend to Boise, and it was our kind of place. The food was good, the beer was cold, and the restaurant was bright and extremely clean. The owner was very attentive and friendly and the atmosphere was all about locals and family. Deer hunting season had just opened and we... More 

1 Thank Alison B
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80 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2014

Not an especially welcoming atmosphere - entering this restaurant felt like crashing a small private party. That being said, the beer battered fries are the best fries I've ever had and the service, overall, was adequate. The restaurant itself is nice inside.

Thank pazduha

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
09:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 224 Main St, Unity, OR 97884-2512
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Unity
  • Phone Number: +1 541-446-3492

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