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Bistro Maison

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729 NE 3rd St, McMinnville, OR 97128-4520
+1 503-474-1888
11:30 - 21:00
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Sun 12:00 - 18:30
Wed - Fri 11:30 - 21:00
Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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McMinnville, Oregon
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took my spouse out for her birthday in December. We both agreed to return to Bistro Maison after several years. We had stayed away after several times trying to schedule during month long closures. We found that on a cold night one week before Christmas the restaurant was almost entirely ours. We decided to try the truffle oil fondue,... More 

Thank Joshua and Juli... P
McMinnville, Oregon
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed everything about my birthday celebration at Bistro Maison. The service was wonderful. The food was delicious. The wine list is extensive and reasonably priced. My husband loves the oysters. I adore the salmon in mushroom cream sauce. The piece de resistance was the special grand marnier soufflé for dessert! I am already looking forward to our next visit.

Thank JH_InMac
Level Contributor
46 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoy French food having been to various areas of France a number of times. This is more American French food. I had the cassoulet and the duck confit was not confit. The skin was soggy not crisp. The flavor was good but wouldn't order again. The squash soup and ravioli were both very good. The chocolate cake was... More 

Thank Wondermore
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

We came upon this lovely place and we were counting our lucky stars that we did. Not only was the quality of the food amazing, the presentation was well done. However, what was most impressive were the gracious hosts and well trained team lead by owners Deborah and Jean Jacques. She was very helpful in pairing an amazing bottle of... More 

Thank Santiago C
St. Kitts
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43 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

We had a large group and were treated well Unfortunately we had had a huge breakfast, a wonderful lunch and enough wine tasting that we were not hungry enough to appreciate all the great sounding food that Bistro Maison had to offer, but what we had was good and the staff was friendly and polite.

Thank Turtlejane
Portland, Oregon
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37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

This restaurant is in a converted old historic home on McMinnville's picturesque main street. The menu is solid French provincial and all dishes were well prepared and presented. The ambiance is a little antique french with some nice touches. Dishes we would recommend are any of their in-house pastas, French onion soup, and the Hanger steak. Also we had the... More 

Thank APaladin2001
Dallas, Texas
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138 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

I am from McMinnville so my husband and I visit at least once or twice a year. For some reason we just hadn't made it to Bistro Maison the last few years. That was a mistake. We will be coming every time we visit going forward. Everything was top notch. Delicious food, cozy atmosphere, wonderful service. This is the place... More 

Thank afriemel
Portland, Oregon
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Fabulous food! Fabulous, and friendly, service! We so enjoyed our evening here. We were a large family group celebrating a couple of birthdays, and selected Bistro Maison mostly because its broad menu seemed like it could accommodate all tastes. What a pleasant surprise to find out just how good all those menu items are! Our orders ranged across all parts... More 

1 Thank old-guy11
Winter Park, Florida
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We chose this restaurant to celebrate a special anniversary dinner. When we arrived for our 6:30pm dinner reservation, the restaurant was packed with loud diners who were part of a wine tasting dinner. As our server tried to explain the specials, we found it impossible to hear her so decided to leave. The menu looked interesting and the atmosphere was... More 

1 Thank Claire F
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is a restaurant where the entire staff takes great care over every detail. Not only is the food exquisite, the wait staff, hostess, and even the bussers are personable and concerned with your enjoyment. It is clear that the restaurant is "chef-driven" and it appears to be a family operation. The prices are surprisingly affordable for this level of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
French, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:30
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 729 NE 3rd St, McMinnville, OR 97128-4520
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  McMinnville
  • Phone Number: +1 503-474-1888

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?