Where to Eat: Best Restaurants in Redmond Oregon

Get ready to dine! This post explores Redmond Oregon restaurants. Check back as we continue to add new favorites.

Best Mexican Restaurants in Redmond

When it comes to eating out in Redmond, some of the highest rated eateries in the area are Mexican. Here are some of the top places:

  1. La Frontera – $
    Authentic Mexican fare ordered from the counter. Located on Highway 97, closed Mondays.
    Try their: Goat stew, gorditas
    2330 S Hwy 97, Redmond, OR
  2. Diego’s Spirited Kitchen – $$
    Mexican/American/TexMex with a nice ambiance.
    Try their: Osso bucco, seafood dishes
    See our photos and review of Diego’s here
    447 SW 6th St, Redmond, OR
  3. Mi Cielo – $
    No frills family restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
    Try their: mole, fried cheesecake or churro dessertEdit
    950 SW Veterans Way, Redmond, OR
  4. Regios Cafe – $$
    Mexican diner with breakfast specialties
    Try their: Chicken fried steak, huevos rancheros
    1154 NW 6th St, Redmond, OR
  5. Lucy’s Taco Shop – $
    No frills, order from the counter shop specializing in tacos with a fresh salsa bar.
    Try their: Homemade tortillas and chips, salsa bar
    542 SW 6th St, Redmond, OR

Top Places for Brunch in Redmond

Two town favorites for brunch are both set in converted houses just a couple blocks from either other in central Redmond. Both offer outdoor seating in the summer. Which one is better is personal preference, so better try them both!

  • Christie’s Kitchen – $$
    Serving traditional breakfast and lunch with vegan and gluten-free options. Closed Mondays.
    Try their: Eggs benedict, fresh fruit bowls
    614 NW Cedar Ave, Redmond, OR
  • One Street Down Cafe – $$
    Homemade breakfast and lunch with generous portions, gluten-free bread option.
    Try their: Daily benedict, scrambles
    124 SW 7th St, Redmond, OR

Other Restaurant Favorites in Redmond

If brunch and Mexican food aren’t at the top of your list, never fear! There are plenty of other places to eat in Redmond, from sushi to breweries. Here are a few more top rated places to eat:

  1. Oishi Japanese Sushi Restaurant – $$
    A pleasant surprise for Central Oregon- delicious sushi, tempura, and other Japanese menu items in a nice atmosphere.
    Try their: Sushi rolls, ginger tea
    511 SW 6th St, Redmond, OR
  2. Red Martini Wine Bar & Grill – $$
    New American/French small plates and bar. Reasonable prices in an upscale atmosphere. See our photos and review of Red Martini Restaurant here.
    Try their: Happy hour pot roast, elk
    509 SW 6th St, Redmond, OR
  3. Smith Rock Brewing Company – $$
    Casual gastropub brewing their own beers out of a converted house. Closed Mondays and Sundays.
    Try their: Smothered fries, burgers, beers
    546 NW 7th St, Redmond, OR
  4. New York City Sub Shop – $
    Classic, hearty sub sandwich alternative to the bigger chains. Order online, phone, or in person.
    Try their: Philly cheesesteak, Manhattan subEdit
    946 SW Veterans Way, Redmond, OR

Best Cafes and Coffeeshops in Redmond

Looking for a caffeine fix or just a nice place to study or chat with friends?

Click here for our list of top coffee shops and cafes in town