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La Rambla Restaurant & Bar

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238 NE 3rd St, McMinnville, OR 97128-4819 (Cowels)
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sun - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Wickenburg, Arizona
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

After talking to several satisfied exiting patrons we decided to give this Spanish spot a try. It was a delight. We are tapis folks, and this fit the bill. Great wine selection of both local and Spanish varietals. Menu selection was equally diverse and very good. Service was excellent- knowledgable and courteous. A reservation is recommended.

Thank brian w
silver spring, md
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496 reviews
375 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

First the good: This place has ample street parking available. The ambiance is very attractive and it has a very nice looking bar. The lighting is bright enough to read a menu but low enough to add a warm glow. The tables are widely spaced and the background music is fairly soft, giving diners a good opportunity to talk during... More 

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Gleneden Beach, Oregon
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It's so lovely to have a wide variety of small plates that we could share. You can cater to your stomach's needs, as well as your budget, with unusual food combinations in plates that are as little as $8. Had to hang onto the menu so we could add new plates as we went. And they were kind enough to... More 

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Eugene, Oregon, United States
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42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We picked La Rambla for the broader Latin flavors it claimed to present on it's menu and we weren't disappointed. It is a charming smallish restaurant on the main downtown stroll in McMinnville and perfect for a warm summer evening exploration of this cute small town in the heart of Oregon wine country. Our favorites were the really big enough... More 

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Bethesda, Maryland
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265 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Enjoyed everything we ordered. The stuffed dates were a great flavor combo, the piquillo peppers were awesome, as we're the patatas bravas and chorizo sliders. We odered too many things that came with the potatoes, so read description, or you will have way more starch than you can eat- but they are great! Favorite was Pork Migas. Nice kick, and... More 

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Wabash, Indiana
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by few locals, be sure to make reservations also call ahead if you want their paella as it takes 45 minutes to prepare. Our waiter wasn't very attentive to us and had forgot to put part of our order in and then blamed kitchen. Food was excellent.

Thank fernmisty
Chanhassen, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an absolute blast at La Rambla. Later in the week, we are going to Gem, which is owned by the same people. If it's as good as La Rambla, this is going to be an incredible week in McMinnville, indeed. Tonight, we had four dishes to share and a bottle of wine. Let's get to the wine first.... More 

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Issaquah, Washington
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Really delicious tapas, make sure to try the bacon wrapped dates. The paella was also good although a little on the spicy side. Prices were reasonable and the service was very good.

Thank Eric D
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to La Rambla several times now and I always recommend it to friends planning to visit the Willamette Valley wine country. I have never had a bad dish here. I love the tapas servings so I can try several dishes at a single meal. I especially recommend the garlic chile shrimp that Emeril Legasse liked so much!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service and food were excellent! Our server Nicole paid attention to every detail and was very attentive. We had a large diverse group on a busy Friday night-and every single person raved about the service and food we received. We look forward to our return to LaRambla!

Thank Cheryl R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $19
Mediterranean, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 238 NE 3rd St, McMinnville, OR 97128-4819
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  McMinnville
  • Phone Number: 503-435-2126
La Rambla is the ideal destination for anyone looking to enjoy a culinary gem nestled in the heart of Oregon's Wine Country. One of the Willamette Valley's most unique dining experiences. Deftly blending Spanish influences and classics with the freshest ingredients the Northwest has to offer. One look at the satisfying tapas menu, and you'll be tempted by such classics as Sauteed Garlic Chili Shrimp with Calabrian chilies, Oregon Mushroom Cocas with arugula, La Serana cheese and truffle salt, Lamb Stew with rutabaga gratin and Classic Paella. The wine list, one of the most extensive in the state, has won Wine Spectator 'Awards of Excellence', Wine Enthusiasts ' Most Friendly Wine Restaurants', Oregon Wine Press 'Superior Cellar Award' with 400 entries form Oregon and Spain. A large selection of Spirits and Cocktails as well. La Rambla delivers a memorable culinary experience for an intimate meal to groups ready to top off a day of wine tasting with good food and good company.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?