fresh • sophisticated • playful


When a dream becomes a reality. pinch was born from a love of all things food, wine, family & friends. A place of intent within a modern and energetic setting.

Playful cuisine in an informal cozy atmosphere showcasing a menu with intentional focus on the seasons without compromising the integrity of the ingredients.


Our menu is composed from inspiration throughout life. Whether be a reimagined favorite from our childhood, inspiration from our travels or a learned dish through curiosities to refine. We have fun in the kitchen and are excited to have this creative space to share with you.

Vegetables & Grains


avocado, pickled onion, preserved lemon tahini,

puffed quinoa

Pinch salad 16

radicchio, walnuts, pancetta, aged balsamic, reggiano

Mixed lettuce salad 13

vegetable crudité, ricotta salata, pumpkin seeds

Fish & Meat

Seafood Billi Bi 29

pernod cream, celery root, leeks, parsley bread crumbs


brandade stuffed pepper, leek cream, miso braised cabbage


daily preparation


manila clams, saffron, fregula sarda, charred lemon

Crispy chicken milanese 30

petite salad, tapenade vinaigrette, reggiano

hangar steak 36

sauce au poivre, shoestring fries, black garlic confit

add foie gras to anything… $20

Table snacks


fennel pollen, rosemary


cornichons, mostarda

Whole wheat foccacia 9

whipped ricotta, spanish olives

Marinated olives & cheese 8

pickled peppers

shoestring fries 10

sauce bearnaise


lemon-prosecco granita

shuckers dozen, bottle of prosecco 75

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The wine list at pinch is composed with focus on the elements of value, craftsmanship and food friendliness. With meticulous intention, we strive to showcase producers that span the globe and capture the true character of the grape, terroir and winemaker. Older vintages and large format bottles include producers such as Anderson Family Vineyards, Walter Scott, Ayres, Bergström, Clos Rougeard, Domaine Leroy, Roagna and Domaine de la Romaneé Conti.

With limited quantity of some of these wines, and an ever evolving wine list, kindly email us at pinchmac328@gmail for a copy of our current selections.

Sunday shenanigans

Join us for some of our sunday shenanigans!


APRIL 21, 2024

pink o de mayo

MAY 5, 2024

Sea shellfish in linear style


A Sunday afternoon festival of all things shellfish kicked off with a complimentary glass of prosecco upon arrival! Multitiered towers of sea creatures piled high on ice with crisp white wines and ice-cold tall boys of pFriem lager and other fun snacks including all you can eat oyster crackers!

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Petite tower $150 (serves 1-2)

12 oysters

6 spice poached prawns

dungeness crab cocktail (2 ounces)

scallop crudo, kaffir lime, coconut milk

hamachi tartare, fresno chili, crispy nori

marinated mussels en escabeche

grilled razor clams, bagnetto verde

3 warm sourdough rolls with seaweed butter cocktail sauce, mignonette, sorrel aioli


Grande Tower $210 (serves 2-4)

18 oysters

10 spice poached prawns

dungeness crab cocktail (4 ounces)

hamachi tartare, fresno chili, crispy nori

scallop crudo, kaffir lime, coconut milk marinated mussels en escabeche

grilled razor clams, bagnetto verde

5 warm sourdough rolls with seaweed butter cocktail sauce, mignonette, sorrel aioli


ADDITIONAL SHELLFISH ADD ON (Preorder highly encouraged to assure availability)

Oysters 1⁄2 or full dozen $21/40

3 Jumbo chilled prawns $9

Dungeness crab cocktail (2 ounces) $18

2 Sourdough rolls with seaweed lemon butter $4

Poached and chilled whole Maine Lobster $90 (must be pre ordered)


Shoestring fries, sauce bearnaise $9

Trout roe, clabber cream, thick cut potato chips $16

Hand chopped steak tartare, griddled brioche, traditional sides $21

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Just in time for the dog days of spring and summer, Join us and 3 of our favorite distributors for a chance to taste, learn about 15 distinctive different rosé wines from all across the globe as well as purchase below retail pricing to stock your cellar! This will be an informal open house format tasting with snacks that just may pair with these delicious wines. We will also host a casual family style multi coursed dinner to follow. As spring settles in the valley, we welcome an abundance of beautiful vegetables, seafood and meats thoughtfully prepared to pair with these wines!

Tasting 12-4pm, at NW Cru with an array of snacks

$35 per person

Dinner 4:30-7:30, Dinner at pinch

$75 per person

Love for pinch

Quotation Mark

lovely presentation

Pinch is gorgeous! The emerald jewel tones, walls & velvety textures evoke old Hollywood glamour and vibes. Tasty and playful menu, thoughtfully planned by Paul, tucked in the heart of McMinnville, a sexy little treat.


Quotation Mark

absolutly wonderful

The owners Emily and Paul were absolutely wonderful, and helped us celebrate our honeymoon with their fabulous hospitality! They went above and beyond to make our experience memorable. Definitely recommend a stop here for a wine country dinner :)


Quotation Mark

highly recommend

Super unique flavors, special touches and special tasting experience. Highly recommend!



Aperitivo happy hour 3-4:30

Dinner service 5-9

See you soon

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328 NE Evans St. McMinnville, OR 97128