Established in Bend in 2005, Baldy’s BBQ expanded its mouthwatering BBQ offering to Redmond. Open for lunch and dinner seven days a week, this family-owned and operated venue has garnered the award for ‘Best BBQ’ in Central Oregon every year since its conception. Within a rustic interior with wood accents, small tin roofs over each table and Western-inspired décor adorning the walls, diners can enjoy an array of slow-smoked meats from pulled pork sandwiches to the eatery’s award-winning baby back ribs. To complement the meats, many tasty side dishes are available from baked beans to coleslaw to spicy chipotle potato salad.
Baldy’s BBQ, 950 SE Veterans Way, Redmond, OR, USA, +1 541 923 2271
Also located in the historic New Redmond Hotel, Oishi, which opened in 2013, is a modern resturant serving a wide range of authentic Japanese dishes. A spacious place, complete with lofty ceilings and large windows where people can watch the world go by, the interior is beautiful with a lovely combination of cream walls, green upholstered chairs and warm woods. The menu is large with everything from sushi to sashimi to noodles to donburi to BBQ and much more. Some favorite items from the menu include the soft-shell crab appetizer served with ponzu sauce, the vegetable udon, the pork ramen, and the tonkatsu dinner.
Oishi, 511 SW 6th St., Redmond, OR, USA, +1 541 548 3035