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The Cooler Restaurant & Bar

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American, Bar, Pub
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20 Centennial Loop, Eugene, OR 97401-2414
+1 541-484-4355
08:00 - 02:00
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Cottage Grove, Oregon
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21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful food in a local sports bar. Came for lunch with coworkers. Have to try their Irish nachos and their gyros. Generous portions, friendly staff and mid- range prices!

Thank RegieSV
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80 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We ordered lunch to go - French Dips. The menu describes it as this: "Thin sliced prime rib, with melted swiss cheese on a ciabatta roll, served with au jus." We ordered 2 without cheese and chose homemade chips as our side. You can imagine how disappointed we were to get home and discover that they had indeed included swiss... More 

1 Thank Lori P
San Francisco Bay Area
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

The Cooler is a Eugene landmark sports bar. There are plenty of TV's and it's a fun gathering spot before, during and after games at Autzen Stadium. The food is typical bar/pub food but tasty and they offer a full bar. The prices are reasonable too! I don't miss a visit to the Cooler whenever I'm in Eugene for a... More 

Thank TvlAgtKelly
Portland, Oregon
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110 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Let's see... We have been in town for two weeks, and have visited 5 times. This should say it all. It's within walking distance from the Marriot, and takes less than 5 minutes. Tina that works in the day, is great! We all love her friendliness and efficiency. When in town for projects we always establish our watering hole/favorite place... More 

Thank Alana Y
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed this place. I came here with a coworker. We were staying at the hotel down the block. The inside is filled with college paraphernalia. There were tons of televisions, which all were playing some type of sport. I ordered the chicken strip basket with fries and onion rings. The chicken and onion rings were average, but the fries... More 

Thank Crystal S
Medford, Oregon
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189 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2015

There was apparently no restaurant open in Eugene this night but the Cooler came to our rescue. This is a very funky place that purportedly is the #1 rated sports bar in Eugene. We have been Duck fans for years and had never been here. Good food, attentive staff and we met a lot of fun people in a similar... More 

Thank larkinjl
Eugene, Oregon
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204 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2015

It is bar food but it is good bar food. The wait staff have always been friendly and provide good service. Enjoy having the multiple tv's to watch many different sporting events. This is one of our go to spots to watch a game and enjoy and good breakfast, lunch or dinner

Thank Oregontraveler477
2 reviews
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

So.. sitting here for over an hour now watched 2 tables get up & leave after being completely ignored.. my husband & brother in law had a cup of coffee & haven't received 1 refill.. the bloody marys suck & seriously haven't even tasted the food yet.. but already decided not to return!!! These guys got service right away.. after... More 

Thank Amanda J
2 reviews
Reviewed 19 August 2015

we sent 2 plates back to cook them again or a do-over, whatever, to no avail...it looks they just reserved them on a different plate.

Thank Joehono
Eugene, Oregon
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449 reviews
303 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2015

What a great place to watch a game or have a beer with a friend. Lots of history to this place . . . . .

Thank Steve G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 15
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Centennial Loop, Eugene, OR 97401-2414
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Eugene
  • Phone Number: +1 541-484-4355
The Cooler Restaurant & Bar has a lot to offer its diverse clientele. In other words, “we’ve got it all!!” We are open daily at 6am for breakfast, feature tasty lunch specials, have a great happy hour, and know how to party late night. Also, minors are welcome daily until 8pm, so bring the kids! The Cooler has an open floor plan, but several cozy couches and armchairs make for the perfect spot to see any number of our large, flat-screen TVs. And of course, the 15-foot big screen can be seen from virtually anywhere in the bar.

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