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Elyssa at WhirLocal10 Great Spots for Outdoor Dining in Salem, OregonJun. 5th, 2024

10 Great Spots for Outdoor Dining in Salem, Oregon

There's nothing quite like enjoying a delicious meal outdoors. From cozy cafes to bustling brewpubs, Salem has a variety of restaurants that offer wonderful outdoor seating atmospheres. Let's explore ten of the top restaurants in Salem, Oregon where you can dine al fresco and enjoy the beautiful surroundings. Basi…
Elyssa at WhirLocalChoose Local: Why Supporting Small Businesses Matters This Shopping SeasonNov. 22nd, 2023

Choose Local: Why Supporting Small Businesses Matters This Shopping Season

As the holiday season approaches, consumers are bombarded with endless Black Friday deals. During these high-profile shopping days, when big box retailers and online giants often dominate the market with massive sales and promotions, choosing to shop at small and local businesses can make a big difference. While Small…
Chubby Bao House
(503) 877-2712
4.5/5 based on 24 Reviews

Sometimes simple is all you need! Try our delicious Steamed rice and Teriyaki chicken next time you come in. #BAODOWN

Open 11-9 pm

Dine in and Outside seating available.

Come in to the Hall. Place your order. And Enjoy!

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Best Little Roadhouse
(503) 365-7225
4.2/5 based on 3257 Reviews

Easter Weekend Roll Special

View this post on Instagram Happy Easter to you and your family! Come by this weekend and save on your rolls for Easter dinner! Only $7.50/doz. all weekend long! #easter #salemoregon #letsgetthisbread #literally A post shared by Best Little Roadhouse (@best_little_roadhouse) on Apr 8, 2020 at 5:16p…
Elyssa at WhirLocalThings to do in Salem, Oregon // May 31 – June 2, 2024May. 30th, 2024

Things to do in Salem, Oregon // May 31 – June 2, 2024

As we head into the first weekend of June, there's a great schedule of upcoming events happening in our wonderful city of Salem. Let's take a look! 2024 Lebanon Strawberry Festival Lebanon's beloved Strawberry Festival is BACK, ready to celebrate their sweetest tradition. This berry-filled event includes fan…
Bentley’s
(503) 779-1660
0/5 based on 0 Reviews

Take a Look at these Tasty Bites Now Available at Bentley's After 8 p.m.

(Originally published on BentleysGrill.com) Amazing, Northwest Inspired Appetizers Now Available on the NEW Bentley’s Late Night Summer Happy Hour Menu! Since joining our team last fall, Chef Hans Afshar reinvented the entire dining experience at Bentley’s when he created an exciting new Dinne…
Elyssa at WhirLocalJanuary 20th is National Cheese Lover's Day!Jan. 20th, 2022

January 20th is National Cheese Lover's Day!

Not to be confused with National Cheese Day on June 4th, National Cheese Lover's Day is all about the people who love everything cheesy. Be it brie, bleu cheese, mozzarella, or the classic cheddar, celebrate yourself today with your favorite cheesy dish from a local restaurant in your area or a homemade charcuterie bo…
Elyssa at WhirLocal7 Taco Spots in Salem to Visit on Taco Tuesday (and Every Day)May. 20th, 2024

7 Taco Spots in Salem to Visit on Taco Tuesday (and Every Day)

For lovers of Taco Tuesday (or, for some of us, Taco Every-Day-of-the-Week), you don't have to look further than Salem, Oregon. In fact, the list of local taco spots around Salem is so long, there's no way we could fit them all into one article. Here are just seven of Salem's top taco spots to help satisfy your taco c…
Elyssa at WhirLocalDecember 15th is National Cupcake Day!Dec. 15th, 2021

December 15th is National Cupcake Day!

Did you know that cupcakes have their own holiday? On December 15th each year, National Cupcake Day gives us an extra reason to enjoy these sweet treats! Whether you pick up your cupcakes from your local bakery or bake them at home with your loved ones, we hope you can join us in celebrating. 🧁 …
Elyssa at WhirLocalNovember 23rd is National Espresso Day!Nov. 23rd, 2021

November 23rd is National Espresso Day!

November 23rd is National Espresso Day! This fun holiday was created to celebrate the invention of the espresso machine and the way espresso has influenced coffee since 1884. Here are a few quick facts about espresso: - Espresso is both a type of coffee beverage and a brewing method, and it is not limited to a …
Elyssa at WhirLocalCaffeine on the Go: Top Drive-Thru Coffee Spots in Salem, OregonApr. 22nd, 2024

Caffeine on the Go: Top Drive-Thru Coffee Spots in Salem, Oregon

Coffee culture is more than a trend in the Pacific Northwest—it's a lifestyle. Whether you're rushing to work, running errands, or just seeking a fun little drink, the convenience of drive-thru coffee makes it easier than ever to get your caffeine fix. Let's explore a few of Salem, Oregon's best local drive-thru cof…
Elyssa at WhirLocalSalem's Street Food: Exploring Food Cart Pods and Food Halls in Salem, OregonApr. 8th, 2024

Salem's Street Food: Exploring Food Cart Pods and Food Halls in Salem, Oregon

If you have a family or friend group with different tastes, food preferences, and dietary restrictions, you likely know how difficult it can be to agree on a restaurant. If this seems familiar, you might want to try visiting a food cart pod or food hall! These unique eateries offer a vast variety of food options for e…
Pam FahndrichBroadway Coffeehouse Unveils Salem's Newest Gem: The Tabletop Loft for Local Board GamersApr. 5th, 2024

Broadway Coffeehouse Unveils Salem's Newest Gem: The Tabletop Loft for Local Board Gamers

A new haven for board game enthusiasts has emerged at the Broadway Coffeehouse in Salem Oregon. Dubbed the "Tabletop Loft," this innovative space is redefining the local cafe culture by blending the love for ethically sourced coffee with the joy of board gaming. Manager Matt Mlinarcik shares the vision behind …
Pam FahndrichHYCH: Heat You Can Handle: A Flavorful Journey from Costa Rica to Salem, Oregon and BeyondApr. 4th, 2024

HYCH: Heat You Can Handle: A Flavorful Journey from Costa Rica to Salem, Oregon and Beyond

Unique flavors are simmering in Salem, Oregon. Catharine and Matt Kuerbis, the duo behind HYCH: Heat You Can Handle have embarked on a culinary adventure that spans continents, from the lush landscapes of Costa Rica to the local Salem community. Their journey is not just about crafting hot sauces but abo…
Elyssa at WhirLocalThings to do in Salem, Oregon // March 8 – 10, 2024Mar. 7th, 2024

Things to do in Salem, Oregon // March 8 – 10, 2024

It's gearing up to be another weekend full of exciting events in Salem, Oregon! There are so many great opportunities to support local and be a part of the Salem community this month. Let's take a look at a few things on the event calendar: Sleeping Beauty, Briar Rose Enjoy Corban Theatre's opening weekend …
Elyssa at WhirLocalThings to do in Salem, Oregon // March 1 - 3, 2024Feb. 29th, 2024

Things to do in Salem, Oregon // March 1 - 3, 2024

Salem is bursting into March with a weekend full of activities that offer fun for everyone! From spring gardening workshops and live music to local theater productions, the city is alive. Let's take a look at a few events happening this weekend in Salem. 1980s Throwback Weekend at Willamette Valley Vineyards …
Elyssa at WhirLocalThings to do in Salem, Oregon // Feb 23 – 25, 2024Feb. 22nd, 2024

Things to do in Salem, Oregon // Feb 23 – 25, 2024

Are you ready for another weekend full of local events in Salem, Oregon? Check out what's going on below and enjoy these opportunities to get involved in the community. World Beat Gallery Reception "Welcome Spring" Celebrate the unveiling of "Welcome Spring: Celebrations Around the World" at the World Beat G…
Elyssa at WhirLocalWhere to Find the Best Local Pizza in Salem, OregonFeb. 19th, 2024

Where to Find the Best Local Pizza in Salem, Oregon

When you get that tell-tale pizza craving, who do you call? Instead of dialing a chain, consider finding your next pie at one of Salem, Oregon's local pizzerias. From traditional family recipes to innovative creations, these Salem establishments bring homemade flavors, community spirit, and a personal touch to every s…
Elyssa at WhirLocalThings to do in Salem, Oregon // Feb 16 – 18, 2024Feb. 15th, 2024

Things to do in Salem, Oregon // Feb 16 – 18, 2024

Get ready for another fun weekend in Salem, Oregon! There are lots of local events happening, from live music and workshops to thrilling motorcycle races. It's a great chance for everyone in Salem to try something new or enjoy something they already love. Let's see what's going on! Vanessa Dawn at Infinity Room…
Elyssa at WhirLocalThings to do in Salem, Oregon // Feb 9 – 11, 2024Feb. 8th, 2024

Things to do in Salem, Oregon // Feb 9 – 11, 2024

Salem, Oregon is getting ready for another weekend filled with exciting events, from Valentine's Day activities to Latin dance nightlife (and don't think we forgot the Super Bowl—read our guide to Salem's watch party events here). No matter what your plans are this weekend, let's make some good memories. Beet…
Elyssa at WhirLocalWhere to Watch Super Bowl LVIII in Salem, Oregon: Top Local Spots for Football FansFeb. 7th, 2024

Where to Watch Super Bowl LVIII in Salem, Oregon: Top Local Spots for Football Fans

Super Bowl LVIII is set to capture the nation's attention this Sunday (February 11), featuring a showdown between the San Francisco 49ers and the reigning Super Bowl Champions, the Kansas City Chiefs. For football fans looking to soak in all of the action surrounded by community, local brews, and delicious food, Salem…
Elyssa at WhirLocalThings to do in Salem, Oregon // Feb 2 – 4, 2024Feb. 1st, 2024

Things to do in Salem, Oregon // Feb 2 – 4, 2024

As the first weekend of February ushers in an early hint of spring in Salem, Oregon, the city is waking up and stretching with a fresh slate of local events to explore. With glimpses of the sun and new spring growth across town, our community is bustling with activities to shake off the winter chill. Here are just a f…
Elyssa at WhirLocalMust-Visit Breakfast Spots in Salem, Oregon (Part Two)Jan. 29th, 2024

Must-Visit Breakfast Spots in Salem, Oregon (Part Two)

Welcome back, Salem breakfast adventurers! After the amazing response to our first breakfast guide, it's clear that our love for a good morning meal is shared by many. Salem's breakfast scene is just too vast and varied to be covered in one go. So, here's part two of our guide to the best local breakfast spots in Sale…

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