A Culinary Journey at Dear Irene in Bend
Dear Irene in Bend, Oregon, is the vision of Chef Jonny Becklund and his wife, Irene. After extensive experience and success as a restaurant chef and owner, Jonny is thrilled to welcome the Bend community to an elevated hospitality experience.
Our mission is to provide a dining experience that delights and surprises from the first visit to the final bite. There is an energy here that will draw you in and keep you coming back to explore endlessly creative and everchanging innovative offerings, inspired by the highest quality seasonal Northwest and regional bounty. Here at Dear Irene, you will find our hospitality timelessly elegant and upscale with a uniquely personalized approach in an intimate and vibrant setting.
Whether you are celebrating a milestone or just looking for a fun night out, we encourage our guests to experiment and indulge in our curated bar and modern dining setting and, in doing so, to discover new things about themselves and their tastes. Here, we’re passionate about the marvelous, ever-changing journey that is life.
Our mission is to provide a curated dining experience that delights and surprises from the first visit to the final bite.
These are the pillars from which we’ve built our dining experience.