McMinnville restaurants

Top Choice French in McMinnville

Bistro Maison

This European eatery is one of McMinnville's, and the region's, best restaurants, serving up exceptional French dishes like duck confit, cassoulet (casserole with meat and white beans) and coq au vin (chicken braise…
Top Choice American in McMinnville

Crescent Cafe

Truly excellent breakfast spot (now also doing weekend dinners) with gourmet treats like creamed chicken and biscuits with eggs, or grilled ham and cheddar sandwich with caramelized onions (the menu changes seasonal…
Top Choice Northwestern US in McMinnville

Joel Palmer House

Renowned for its dishes built around wild mushrooms and Oregon truffles (often handpicked by the chef, Christopher Czarnecki), this highly lauded restaurant is just a few miles northwest of McMinnville, in Dayton. I…
Northwestern US in McMinnville


Small but top-drawer restaurant run by Eric Bechard, an award-winning chef who fiercely believes in using local, organic ingredients whenever possible. The menu changes daily and is posted on a chalkboard, and while…
Italian in McMinnville

Nick's Italian Cafe

Going strong for over 30 years, Nick's was named one of 'America's Classics' by the James Beard Foundation in 2014. It doesn't offer slick, contemporary decor – but it does have timeless Italian cuisine, including m…
Spanish in McMinnville

La Rambla

Try as many dishes as possible by ordering several tapas at this upscale, atmospheric restaurant. Main dishes (seafood stew, roasted pork shoulder) are also available if you don't want to share.
American in McMinnville

Golden Valley Brewery

This top-notch brewery-restaurant offers great salads, sandwiches and pastas, along with gourmet burgers and steaks – made from meat from their own ranch.