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.

Lewiston is a wonderful place to escape to. The food options are varied and you can find something to make everyone happy while taking in the history that this town is known for. I enjoy the dining options on the Niagara river. The view and the sunsets are just beautiful.
Reviewed by dalbs473@aol.com
on May 16, 2012
Awesome town for all ages, great food and great people, Lewiston Pub has great beers.
Reviewed by shack23@roadrunner.com
on May 16, 2012
I am out of town for the weekend but can't wait to get home and have a great meal at Water Street Landing or a haystack at the Silo. Topped off with one of Hibbard's custard's, chocolate is my favorite.
Reviewed by bruski130
on May 16, 2012
A great little town with great places to eat. I keep coming back.
Reviewed by sgtjbrown
on May 16, 2012
Some terrific restaurants in a charming atmosphere!
Reviewed by TomAcara
on May 16, 2012
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