Owner / Manager
Laura Bliss is the owner and manager of both The Jackelope Grill and South Bend Bistro. She is a dedicated wife and mother of six. Bliss is an Oregonian born and raised. Growing up in the farming community of Boring Oregon. As a young adult she wanted to travel the Pacific Northwest in particular. She loves nature, gardening, glamping, and spending time with her family.
Laura Caught the restaurant bug as a young adult, serving in fine dining restaurants. She has assisted in developing procedures for many new up-and-coming restaurants in the PNW, and in 2017 decided it was time to do it for herself. She began by purchasing the South Bend Bistro in Sunriver Oregon and began to really showcase her passion for food, wine and, her favorite, people!