Local Restaurants and Fine Dining Near Brookside Inn

There are a number of excellent restaurants in Yamhill County to satisfy even the most discriminating palette. Below include some of our favorites where we have enjoyed a wonderful dining experience.

Bistro Maison | McMinnville
This authentic French bistro restaurant in McMinnville’s historic downtown is the perfect place for a cozy dining experience. The husband and wife owners bring extensive culinary knowledge to the table from all of the world. In the summertime, dine outside on the tree-shaded patio.

Cuvee | Carlton
Dine at Cuvee for an extraordinary experience in intimate fine dining. This French restaurant is the creation of Gilbert Henry, chef and owner of the Portland institution, Winterborne Restaurant.

The Horse Radish | Carlton
The Horse Radish offers local wines, artisan cheeses, cured meats, pates, olives, mustards, jams, chocolates, fresh bread and more…for there or to go. They also offer live entertainment on Friday and Saturday night.

Joel Palmer House | Dayton
Cooking at the Palmer House revolves around wild mushrooms which the owners gather themselves and with friends. The Joel Palmer house strives to obtain locally raised ingredients in their cooking, and use organically produced greens, herbs, and vegetables. Their dishes are created to match perfectly with local wines. The house is ranked on both the Oregon and National Historic Registers.

The Painted Lady | Newberg
Located in a beautiful Victorian house, The Painted Lady blends old school culinary technique with innovative color and a contemporary flair. The menu showcases the simplicity and quality of local ingredients and changes with the seasons. The Painted Lady’s monthly winemaker dinners feature local wineries and the Chef’s inspired pairings.

Tina’s| Dundee
The menu at this intimate restaurant is based on the foods grown by local farmers, and therefore changes according to the season.They believe in using the highest quality and most healthful ingredients available and to that end use organic, free range and chemical free products. Their culinary approach is European but they adopt styles from all over the world.

Red Hills Provincial Dining | Dundee
Set in a 1920s craftsman bungalow and featuring an award-winning wine list, this restaurant sums up the Oregon wine-country appeal with both its setting and its food. The European-influenced menu changes regularly, and includes a variety of fresh local produce, as well as Northwest meats and seafoods. 503.538.8224

Nick’s Italian Cafe| McMinnville
Located in historic downtown McMinnville, Nick’s is a local institution and favorite hanging-out for the local wine. Nick’s serves a five-course, fixed-priced dinner with a la carte ordering always an option. The menu changes weekly according to the whim of the kitchen and through the seasons according to the availability of fresh goods and produce.

Recipe| Newberg
A small neighborhood restaurant showcasing a menu of rustic yet refined dishes, while always adapting to the seasons enthusiastically. Our mission is to provide a comfortable, casual atmosphere reminiscent of the home dining room. The wine list at Recipe will reflect regions and varietals that showcase pure expression as well as local and worldly origins.

Martha’s Tacos | Lafayette
Martha’s Tacos serves up exceptionally tasty, remarkably affordable fare. They offer sopas, tostadas and a variety of other Mexican food not necessarily found at a typical taqueria. A definite bonus, if you have time to sit and enjoy it, is the wet burrito (any of their burrito offerings smothered in a well-spiced and subtle enchilada sauce)! 503-864-3304