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130 Oakway Ctr, Eugene, OR 97401-5611
+1 541-465-9866
10:00 - 20:00
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Sun 11:00 - 18:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 20:00
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45 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Drove into town last night from Southern California. Tired, worn out and extremely excited because we drop our freshman off to Northwest Christian University. A friend recommended the place and met us there. Looked around and thought "typical cool college spot." Ordered a medium bowl, which a small was plenty of food, and went to sit down. Once I dove... More 

Thank Spagori1
Eugene, Oregon
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Love love lovelove love. Why is Cafe Yum so good? I can't quite put my finger on it, but I think it's that the ingredients are so fresh and everyone that works there seems genuinely interested in making sure you get fed. Yumm Sauce, as I'm sure you're aware, is the second best sauce in the world. (The first is... More 

Thank AnitaVespa
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Easy for different dietary concerns and tasty economy. I love the salmon burger and the Yumm and greens, edamame style. Go for the Yumm sauce and take a jar- home we love it! There is some inconsistency with bowls indifferent locations, be specific when ordering.

Thank Laura S
Redding, California
Level Contributor
11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Glad I found this small chain a few years ago. They have very healthy offerings that I like. But I most often have the original Yumm Bowl or plate. Consistent quality. I met a consultant on a plane once and she confirmed the office has a lot of integrity.

Thank David M
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is really known for their famous "yum sauce", sadly I wasn't a fan of it. I was really bummed one day when my boss said they were buying us all lunch from there and to decide what you wanted from the menu. I thought hey why not it's a free lunch I will try something different...love love love... More 

Thank Holly L
Eugene, Oregon
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30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Cafe Yumm! is a place I never tire of. The food is unique and excellent. The ambiance is casual and you order your food at the counter and they then serve it to you when it is ready. Consistent. Excellent.

Thank demarsh2016
Oakland, California
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76 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

I was driving through past Eugene and decided to stop here to eat. I'm so glad that I did! There are plenty of vegetarian and vegan options. I would recommend getting their tempeh on top of whatever bowl you desire.

1 Thank setarehvatan
South Central Orange County, CA
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134 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

The Yumm Sauce makes or breaks the Yumm Bowl. If you like it, two thumbs up! If you don't, get something else next time. I, for one, like Yumm Sauce. My standard Yumm Bowl was tasty and fairly filling. The ingredients were fresh and tasty. While dining, however, I thought about how little the ingredients must have cost for this... More 

Thank Shiroh
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I have been eating at Cafe Yum for a number of years and am never disappointed. Friendly staff as well as fresh and tasty bowls

Thank Mark S
Raleigh, North Carolina
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Husband & I visited the Oakway Center location for lunch. The food was freshly prepared and served with very little waiting. We shared a large garden salad. He had the large Deli Lama on Sourdough & I had a cheese quesadilla with not too spicy salsa & sour cream. We loved how we could sit away from the loud music... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 9
American, Fast food, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 Oakway Ctr, Eugene, OR 97401-5611
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Eugene
  • Phone Number: +1 541-465-9866
Fresh, delicious, "Soul satisfying... Deeply nourishing"(R) food served quickly in a distinctive and relaxed environment. Addictive sauces and dressings add zip to make your meal memorable. All Natural chicken, wild North Pacific salmon, organic tofu, organic tempeh, premium turkey breast, vegetarian and vegan options. Gluten-free choices too. Over 50% of the food served is certified organic. Awards include: Best Comfort Food, Favorite Lunch Bargain, Best Cheap Date, Best Chocolate Chip Cookie, Best Vegetarian, Best New Restaurant and many more.

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