Lewiston, New York

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2013 Best Small Towns in America

Contest ends:  September 3, 2013

3 Votes - "Best For Food"

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Lewiston’s proximity to Niagara Falls in the Niagara River region makes for a mix of outdoor recreation, history, shopping and food and wine. While a trip to the falls is a must, the Niagara River provides the perfect setting for picnicking, hiking and white water rafting. Visitors often come to boat and fish as well, with biking, cross-country skiing, Frisbee golf and swimming also available.

At Niagara Falls take a boat tour on the famed Maid of the Mist or aim for an aerial view with a helicopter ride. Then head to the Niagara County Wine Trail where over a dozen wineries offer tours, tastings and year round events. Visit in July for the Annual Wine and Culinary Festival or September for Harvest Fest, amongst others.

Lewiston has a rich history for its role in the War of 1812 and the Underground Railroad. Tour Old Fort Niagara or The Lewiston Museum to go back in time, or visit one of three local theatres and Artpark in the summers for entertainment and creativity showcased. Our Lady of Fatima Shrine is another cultural attraction with scenic and spiritual significance.

Most importantly, Lewiston’s dining is enough of a draw on its own. Our team’s favorite stops included Orange Cat Coffee Company, Tommy George’s Village Coffee House, Mangia Café and Bakery, Village Bake Shoppe, Brickyard, Apple Granny, Hibbard’s Custard, Macri’s Italian Garden and six other fantastic finds. See where locals love to eat in Lewiston’s reviews.

I moved to Lewiston 5 years ago and my stomach (and taste buds) have not stopped thanking me! From the "Haystack" at The Silo to the pretty much anything at Casa Antica, there's gotta be more good eats per square mile here than anywhere in country!
Reviewed by pucnif
on May 24, 2012
Good food. My favorite place is Mangia Cafe.
Reviewed by Judge1012
on May 24, 2012
I love Lewiston. Have been there to the restaurants - excellent food and Artpark - for entertainment.
Reviewed by Yankees02
on May 24, 2012
Lewiston is a beautiful town with many great places to dine!
Reviewed by smellydog
on May 24, 2012
Just visted Hops & Vines in Lewiston and really enjoyed it.
Reviewed by kwasikowski
on May 24, 2012
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