Some of the best local restaurants in Bend, Oregon are right here in NorthWest Crossing including Portello Winecafé, La Rosa, Thai Thai, and much more!
If you're in the mood for a cool treat, or a hot soup, All Mixed-Up is the place to be. An independent, locally-owned yogurt shoppe in the heart of NorthWest Crossing, All Mixed-Up offers organic and popular self-serve frozen yogurts and frozen custards with a variety of "hot bottoms" (pie, cake, or cinnamon roll, perhaps?) and "cool tops", fresh smoothies, hearty and vegan soups and Strictly Organic coffee. Not only is it tasty, All Mixed-Up is earth-friendly! It's Bend's first completely compostable, zero-waste restaurant. Stop in today and give yourself a little treat!
Little Bite Café
The newest offering in NorthWest Crossing is Little Bite Café, offering coffee, tea, breakfast and lunch. Little Bite happily serves Lone Pine Coffee, Metolius Tea, morning pastries from Sparrow and Fearless Bakery, house made granola, handcrafted baguette sandwiches, and house-made salads & soups. Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday 7AM-4PM, Saturday 8AM - 4PM, Sunday 8AM- 1PM. Start your day off right with a little bite today!
Known far and wide for their friendly service, scrumptious food and killer happy hour, portello is the perfect small eatery to meet friends for a quick lunch or linger over a good glass of wine. Lance and the staff at portello know wine. They'll be able to recommend something to please nearly any palate. portello participates in the NorthWest Crossing community garden, using fresh, organic herbs and produce in the dishes they serve.
La Rosa Mexican Kitchen
Arguably the best Mexican restaurant in Bend, La Rosa offers a unique twist on authentically prepared entrees. Using the freshest ingredients possible (many from their NorthWest Crossing community garden plot), this award-winning restaurant is a favorite for the entire family. And did we mention the margaritas? They'll keep you coming back for more...
Tate & Tate Catering
George and Barb Tate have long been known for their fabulous catering. And their recent move to NorthWest Crossing has the west side of Bend rejoicing. Offering easy peasy "Grab & Go" meals, Tate & Tate does all the work so you can just pop a full, home-cooked meal in the oven. They also offer wrapped salads and sandwiches for lunchtime convenience. Their generous portions and scrumptious menu will have you coming back time and time again!
One foot in the door and the aroma of authentic Thai food prepared with fresh herbs, spices and seasonings will envelop you. Thai Thai is family-friendly and easy on the wallet with their great lunch and happy hour specials.