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Thistle

228 NE Evans St, McMinnville, OR 97128-4617
+1 506-472-9623
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“gnocchi” (20 reviews)
“oysters” (18 reviews)
“rabbit” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
228 NE Evans St, McMinnville, OR 97128-4617
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1 - 10 of 199 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

After reading reviews and getting recommended by friends who recently traveled to McMinnville we were looking forward to a great meal and unfortunately we were thoroughly disappointed. The menu on a blackboard upfront only had four entrées of which one was rabbit. No offerings of...More

Thank jeffrey W
Reviewed 8 May 2017

The blackboard showed a thoughtful selection for the day (no menu). We had the beet and arugula salad, 8 minute egg with rapini bacon vin to start. Wonderfully fresh and very tasty. Rockfish paired with organic broccoli and flank steak paired with potato and pea...More

Thank _tomnguyen001
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Unusual and fabulous cocktails. The steak tartare is the best. The gnocchi were truly fluffy little pillows of goodness.

Thank Lori T
Reviewed 10 April 2017

My previous review (A Step Back In TIme) just needs a quick update. We met friends here last week who are solid martini, margarita & Manhattan types (not from NYC!) Patrick actually talked them into letting him do a few 'updates' on their drinks of...More

Thank LottieJean57
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Love the atmosphere and menu, but a little thin on the portions. Have always loved the creativity here and will still visit, but portions/price can be a little on the severe side. We have always loved the menu, but when you walk out a little...More

Thank oenothene64
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This is a charming, small restaurant with a great regional wine list and a limited menu. The rabbit served as an entree was tough and stringy, but the salad and dessert were lovely. Wines were worth the price; food was not.

Thank 730adventurer
Reviewed 9 March 2017

we have visited only the bar at this restaurant as the mixologist is the BEST EVER--Patrick takes pride in what he serves and is incredibly knowledgeable about what he serves---for those of you who want something very refreshing--ask him for a NIZZA champagne cocktail--his own...More

Thank Judy S
Reviewed 6 March 2017

After having a negative experience several years ago, I had avoided this place until fairly recently. I must say the loss was mine, as dinner here is really outstanding. The menu is always creative, and the execution top-notch. Emily is a joy to have in...More

Thank Twils261
Reviewed 26 January 2017

This restaurant is unbelievable!!! The food and service is first class!! Do not get discouraged by their chalk board menu, it was the best food I have had in a while. The gnocchi was to die for, rock fish delightful, cod chowder impressive and pork...More

Thank ledumpalustris
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

I'll start by saying... even tho everything here was overpriced.... the atmosphere and customer service was almost enough to make it a 5 star spot... a buddy and I had 3 drinks apiece and our tab was nearly 50 bucks... we weren't rushed.. nore did...More

Thank nighttripper42
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 228 NE Evans St, McMinnville, OR 97128-4617
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  McMinnville
  • Phone Number: +1 506-472-9623
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