Springfield, Oregon

Springfield may not have that high-paced vibe that some of the bigger cities in Oregon have, but what it does offer is a comforting at-home feeling that will make any person who is new in town feel like they've been there for years. Outdoor and historical activities are available all around town for that weekend retreat you may find yourself needing. And, the restaurants around town offer a great variety of comfort food that is reasonably priced, so you'll never want for a good place to eat. If you're more of a low-key kind of nurse, then you'll enjoy the quiet serenity of this beautiful little town.

Food for Thought

  • Plank Town Brewing Company – If you’re looking for a hardy meal that will definitely leave you full and satisfied, then look no further than Plank Town. This is a great place to get your brunch or dinner on, offering a wide variety of menu items that will suit almost any taste. If you’re going for brunch make sure and try the Bacon and Cream Cheese Omelet and pair with one of their home-brewed brews.
  • Ciao Pizza – Any lover of Italian cuisine would be happy to know that Ciao Pizza is the highest rated in the city and offers a lot more than just pizza, keep your options open.  So whether you need some hearty Italian or would like to build your own salad, Ciao is there for all your cravings.

Must See

  • Doris Ranch – Bike trails with breathtaking views of the Willamette River will quickly become your go-to relaxation activity. The ranch offers a tranquil getaway from a busy work schedule and will leave you feeling happy and rejuvenated.