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228 NE Evans St, McMinnville, OR 97128-4617
+1 503-472-9623
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“gnocchi” (24 reviews)
“rabbit” (13 reviews)
“oysters” (20 reviews)
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228 NE Evans St, McMinnville, OR 97128-4617
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We like small intimate restaurants with good service and interesting local food. This is the best place we have found in our area. Emily, the owner, was amazing. She was attentive to our every need from the moment we arrived at the restaurant until we...More

Thank Diane Cori G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We picked Thistle on a whim to get out of the rain while driving through wine country. What a great choice. If you like pork, these folks know pork. It is expensive, but we would go back.

Thank Troy M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thistle was recommended to us by a host at one of the wineries so we made a reservation. We were greeted warmly when we arrived and the menu, which is a chalkboard, was explained to us. We ordered salad and bread to go along with...More

Thank Amy T
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

This was the best rabbit dish. Service was a little less than enthusiastic. But it didn’t matter. The food was excellent.

Thank Peteb37
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Cute place but no prices are written on the menu so we were sticker shocked! We had the oysters appetizer and a bowl of French onion soup and split a small bowl of gnocchi and had one drink and it was around 80.00!! The oysters...More

Thank Claudia M
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Emily and Patrick have created an exceptional experience in the Willamette Valley. Classic pre-Prohibition cocktails, inviting decor with spectacular food and wine selections make this a premium stop while visiting wine country. Limited hours so make sure to call ahead for a reservations if you'd...More

Thank Snowpixie17
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Wonderful find in the town of McMinnville, OR. Great food and intimate setting. Recommended by Bella Collina Bed and Breakfast.

Thank jjenks2018
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Small but has a warm inviting feel! Loved everything! Staff was really nice! I had 3 courses each and i was not disappointed! I recommend! (Bummed I didn’t take pictures!)

Thank Sara R
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Had dinner there the first year they opened. The waitress was rude, my husband ordered a glass of red wine. It came chilled, he pointed it out to the waitress and she told him that this is the way they serve their red wine and...More

Thank Ann L
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Oh my this bartender is awesome!! Just tell him what you are looking for and he will come up with a spot on cocktail for you. Such a relaxing bar atmosphere.

Thank Luann D
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Restaurant Details

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Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 228 NE Evans St, McMinnville, OR 97128-4617
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  McMinnville
  • Phone Number: +1 503-472-9623
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