ALL YOU CAN EAT
The all-you-can-eat lunch buffet at this Indian restaurant features a rotating array of entrees and side dishes, including a number of vegetarian choices, along with white rice, yellow lemon rice and naan bread.
Dining deal: $10.95
Taj Palace Indian Cuisine
917 NW Wall St., Bend
Hours: 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. daily
START THE MADNESS
Try the signature chicken teriyaki bowl with white or brown rice and stir fried vegetables. Substitute noodles or fried rice for $1 more or make it a combo with a 24-ounce fountain drink and salad for $2.50 more.
Dining deal: $7.99
2680 NE U.S. Highway 20, Suite 340, Bend
Hours: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily
Choose among 20 different Szechuan, Hunan and Cantonese lunch dishes served with your choice of steamed, brown or pork fried rice. Substitute pan-fried noodles for $1 more. Staff pick: ginger cilantro chicken.
Dining deal: $7.50
Chan’s Chinese Restaurant
1005 SE Third St., Bend
Hours: 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday to Friday; Noon to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
MORE THAN JUST PIZZA
For lunch, choose among 21 hot and cold sandwiches and wraps served with a side of kettle chips. Staff pick: the Beef Taco Wrap with seasoned beef, diced tomato, red onion, black olives, cheddar, taco sauce, lettuce and sour cream.
Dining deal: $6.95 to $8.45
57195 Beaver Drive, Sunriver
Hours: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily
Build your own cold half sandwich from an array of breads, cheeses, meats, hummus or tuna and a variety of fixings and condiments, plus your choice of a cup of soup, a small house salad or bag of chips.
Dining deal: $9.25
Soup 2 Nuts
457 SW Sixth St., Redmond
Hours: 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday to Friday
WORTH THE WAIT
The daily special each Wednesday includes half a smoked chicken served with mashed potatoes, garlic toast and beans or slaw. Dine in and takeout available.
Dining deal: $10
Three locations in Central Oregon
Hours: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday
For lunch, try the pulled pork sandwich topped with Joe’s BBQ sauce and slaw and served with your choice of fries, coleslaw, garlic potatoes, side salad, homemade baked beans or corn on the cob.
Dining deal: $9.99
Crossroads BBQ Pit and Pub
121 NE Third St. Prineville
Hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily
The whole family can enjoy the many value-priced breakfast and lunch options. Staff picks: three egg Denver omelet with pancakes or potatoes and toast for $7.50 and the Hickory Bacon BBQ burger with fries for $8.25.
Dining deal: $8.95 or less
719 SE Third St., Bend
Hours: 6 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. daily