We went for father’s day, and it was fantastic, could not have asked for better food or service. The restaurant was very quaint and charming, and the food was great.
Very cute spot. Servers were so sweet.
This is THE dining gem in McMinnville, Oregon. The food, wine and service were outstanding. If you are in the area, it is definitely a must.
Consistently excellent for over the 10+ years we have enjoyed their truly outstanding food & service. French entrees that rival the many 3 star Michelin restaurants we have visited on our trips to France. Jeff & Sharon Silva
Superb cooking and friendly service. Wine list and recommendations are particularly impressive.
What an amazing dining experience! We haven’t had a better meal or service anywhere that I can think of, and we’ve tried many expensive, exclusive, fine dining establishments across the US.....we’re foodies.
The service was incredible and the food and drinks were remarkable......truly a dining treat I would recommend for a special night out to everyone.......we’ll make the 2 hour drive again just to eat at Bistro Maison ❤️
This was not my first visit to Bistro Maison - and each and every time I am thrilled with the personal nature of the service, and the delicious authentic French food! Highly recommended.
We have eaten her many times and it is our favorite mid priced restaurant in McMinnville. Authentic French cooking, lots of variety. last time we were there we had some trouble with service, but this time is was perfect.
Beautiful place for lunch—inside and out. Excellent service. Food could not have been better. The menu offers and succeeds with both traditional French and Pacific Northwest farm to table fare. The steak frites was perfect. The Dungeness crab cocktail was generous and well dressed. I especially enjoyed my lychee citrus spritzer (one choice of many that sounded equally tempting) and the soup of the day, which incorporated chestnuts, black trumpet mushrooms, and sweet potatoes among other things. So sorry I left no room for profiteroles. There will definitely be a next time!
We so enjoyed taking some friends out to dinner at Bistro Maison. The food was excellent and was brought to the table in a timely manner. The wine list was amazing and the atmosphere charming!
Charming location. Wait staff read the menu to us which was weird. Seated in the corner next to bathroom and had to move table to get in and out, only three tables occupied. Food was salty, portions very large.
Disappointing overall experience. Food was good as usual but service was atrocious. People say don't expecy good service on Mother's Day but this was bad. On top of that, they added on 20% gratuity automatically (for party of 2) that was not disclosed on the menu. I don't have a problem with 20% gratuity if it is deserved but not this. Perhaps staff figured it is mandatory so why bother. Don't tell me it is the French thing.
Corner table by the restrooms, rather a nuisance. But food and service were great
Always a winner!
As usual, the food, service and ambiance were fantastic!
My father and I went to Oregon for the weekend for my birthday to go wine tasting in the willamette valley. Seeing as how we had a lot to do in a short amount of time, we only had time to make reservations at one restaurant. A friend recommended bistro maison to me and I can honestly say it was one of the best meals I have ever had. The rillete was delicious alone bye paired with the mustard it was even better. The truffle fondue is a must. My father said it was the best fondue he had ever had. I had the salmon as my enteee which was cooked to perfection. My father has the duck which I of course had to try. Truly delicious. Despite being beyond satisifed with our meal, the couple next to us said we had to try the ice cream. Seeing as how it was my birthday I also opted for a slice of pecan pie. The two together were absolute perfection. I highly recommend this restaurant and look forward to returning.
My BIL insists we eat here when he visits from Boston,MA. I think the record is #4 visits in a 6 day period:) We love Bistro Maison!
Fabulous food - Duck, Mussels, Salad & wine list were incredible!
Have driven here from Portland on several special occasions. Highly recommend, especially in the warm months when you be outside in the garden. Food is always special. I have recommended this place to friends and take out of town guests who always enjoy it.
This was our first visit. We'll definitely be back.
The food and service were both excellent. We completely enjoyed our food and felt well taken care of the entire time. The only downside was the crowded seating and a very noisy large party seated next to us very much took away from an otherwise great experience.
Excellent and more authentic than not. I usually shy away from coque au vin anywhere except when in France because it usually ends up disappointing. I ordered it here and it was excellent. The atmosphere is quaint.
My husband and I had one of the best meals we’ve EVER had on our last visit. The baked oysters with puff pastry were ridiculous! So amazing. The rib eye with black trumpet sauce was cooked perfectly and Debra recommended the perfect wine for pairing. We look forward to our next visit!
Delicious and abundant mussels, care with each course. Best dining in the region.
We have never had a less than stellar meal at Bistro Maison! Food is fresh, delicious and exquisitely prepared. Service is wonderful and Oysters are the best I’ve ever tasted!
This is our favorite restaurant, hands down!
Our food recommendations were perfect. On a scale of 1 to 10, Bistro Maison is a 15!
This was our first time at Bistro Maison and we would eat there again. Food and service were excellent. We were there early so it was quiet.
Absolutely stunning! Beautiful restaurant and service!! Thank you.
My favorite restaurant and it did not disappoint again! Everything is amazing! The staff is so knowledgeable and nice!! You cannot go wrong. It is a little more expensive, but you definitely get what you pay for. My friend who joined me and had never been there before could not stop talking about it and wants to go back very soon! Thank you Bistro Maison!!! You guys rock!
Excellent food and service! This is the place if you’re looking for authentic French cuisine.
This is the best French restaurant in Oregon. At one time or another, I have had nearly every item on the regular menu (the duck confit is my favorite) and my goal is to work my way through all special occasion offerings. Every dish is excellent. Chef Jean-Jacques and his wife, Deborah, and Jennifer are wonderful folks and make any dining experience a special occasion.
Excellent gourmet food, service, timeliness, and environment. Quiet environment so you can talk, no rushing, and romantic table settings.
We really enjoyed everything from food to service. Looking forward to going again
Bistro Maison is the best place in McMinnville. We visit about four times a year for the past 10 year or so. We have never had an experience that was anything other than exquisite. Deborah defines what it is to be a host. Your every wish is catered to in a warm inviting casual atmosphere. We love everything about the place.
We spent Christmas Eve with friends. It was the perfect spot. Staff is always friendly, food reliably good. The fixed price menu for the holiday not quite as good as the regular menu, but it was all very special.
I lived my Prime Rib. My Hubble likes his duck rare and was not a fan of the 6 hour roasted.. but I'm sure others love it. I prefer the full menu other than the small "holiday menu". I missed my cheese fondue .. lol.. beautiful decorated. Lovely cocktails... will be back!
Classic and casual elegance in all areas; exceptionally fresh and well prepared food. Consistently meets expectations. Owners and staff impressive. Always pleased.
The salmon was over cooked and dry. There were no light or healthy item on the menu. No whole grain bread was available and there were no lighter and healthier desserts. No a restaurant for health conscious diners. I expected better food preparation for the high price.
We had a great experience. The food was creative and excellent. The service was friendly and informative.
easily my favorite restaurant in McMinnville and surrounding area of Yamhill county. Have been going here for lunches and dinners for about 15 years. I always recommend this restaurant for the outstanding quality of food served. My personal favorite is the pouched salmon on a bed of green lentils- perfectly cooked every time and the soups are beyond delicious and creative in their ingredients. Deborah is the co-owner working the dining room and will make you feel welcome and taken care of.