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Izakaya Meiji Company

345 Van Buren St, Eugene, OR 97402-4945
+1 541-505-8804
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (8 reviews)
“skewers” (8 reviews)
“black sesame” (3 reviews)
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Japanese, Bar, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
345 Van Buren St, Eugene, OR 97402-4945
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

everything there is wonderful. Might need a reservation tho. always check. The oyster rockerfella was great

Thank jbethc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've never been to Japan, but Izakaya Meiji is one of our favorite local haunts. Deep in the Whit, always an overflowing crowd but well worth getting on the list, taking a walk around the 'hood and enjoying the ambiance. The menu ranges from exotic...More

Thank Experience614567
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Not cheap but not ridiculous prices considering the quality of food and service and the downright awesome environment. Very friendly. The shiitake skewer is comparable to an orgasm

1  Thank Eric R
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I am obsessed with their curry udon. Not a dish I've found in my home town, and something I really miss since I don't spend much time in the Eug anymore. We love it so much that when I was passing through Eugene, I killed...More

Thank Nicole R
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I just spent three nights in Eugene and on the first night my partner and I found this place and we went back again...and again. They have a well rounded Bourbon and Scotch list and an amazing Bar Manager to go with it. Andrew not...More

Thank GiancarloAnro
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

This is our Favorite little place for a date night out. This whiskey bar is phenomenal! from their house made cocktails to their pork belly ramen, its on our list of go to’s that we never tire of.

Thank Alloverthe541
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Excellent food, great waitstaff, a little loud, great cocktails, good for food sharing, nice variety of tapas

Thank Kathe528
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

The outside is very deceiving. It looks like a regular pub from the outside. The food is excellent with different exotic flavors. I tried a variety of dishes and was delighted by the different flavors. On a note, the menu is mostly different than what...More

Thank mikecq001
Reviewed 9 May 2018

This is a very unique place. Its like Asian tapas. They have some more substantial dishes but from what we experienced its mostly small plates and you won't leave hungry. The bar is exceptional and the drinks are very well made. We had mostly seafood...More

Thank 751aprile
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

I can’t wait to go back. Great service. Wonderful food and what a whiskey selection! I had a ribeye, the compound butter made the dish. We had a great time for our first visit.

Thank Matthew W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 345 Van Buren St, Eugene, OR 97402-4945
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Eugene
  • Phone Number: +1 541-505-8804
Specializing in Japanese small plates, old school cocktails and whiskey bar but thank goodness no sushi. The theme is based on a Japanese tavern or sake house. sake
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