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228 NE Evans St, McMinnville, OR 97128-4617
+1 503-472-9623
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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5:30 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Gluten Free Options
228 NE Evans St, McMinnville, OR 97128-4617
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We went to Thistle after a concert at a local college. Our friends suggested we go there for a drink after the event. What a fantastic place. The bartender could mix any drink you can imagine, in addition to creating his own concoctions based on...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017

We had an anniversary dinner here and wanted to have a unique experience. Thistle fit the bill! A creative menu was backed up by great food. Service by the manager was outstanding and fun. We were early for our reservation and had a drink in...More

Thank U8985DKgaryw
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Excellent meals in a small, quaint dining establishment on a side street in McMinnville. The kitchen is very small and open and the chef enjoys plying his trade for you. Great photo op. Worth a visit if you are in the area.

Thank Leonard L
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

this inventive restaurant is always a pleasure when we venture into oregon wine country. the atmosphere is inspiring with high ceilings, industrial art and candlelight appointments everywhere. every bite on the small vintage plates is delectable, and the service is informative and generous.

Thank jenniferannarich
Reviewed 10 September 2017

My gal pal and I recently had dinner at this quaint little restaurant off 3rd Street. This is a very small restaurant. We made reservations because of this well in advance, and I would recommend doing this. The service was very attentive. We loved that...More

Thank toto1234
Reviewed 14 August 2017

In booking a table for 8 people we were offered either a 5:30 or 8pm sitting. We chose 8pm and showed up early but were told to come back at say 8:15. On returning we were asked to sit in the bar while our table...More

1  Thank David C
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Thistle has a changing menu, displayed on a blackboard in the restaurant. Our waitress advised us to order an appetizer and a main as the portions aren't huge, but there was still plenty. The food was excellent and the wine list was decently priced. We...More

Thank Slein1987
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Thistle offers the perfect package of delicious local organic and seasonal food, excellent wine list with Oregon and old world choices and, last but not least, craft cocktails. Owner, Emily, and bartender, Patrick, are friendly, knowledgeable, energetic and engaging. The menu changes regularly and is...More

Thank Jonathan J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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