10 Small Cities with World-Class Food Scenes

Andy Kryza of Thrillist.com names McMinnville, Oregon one of his fave food scenes in the US:

“The cities on this list — all with populations of fewer than 100,000 — prove that you don’t need silly things like “public transit” and “the need to lock your door at night” to still bring the culinary thunder. These aren’t the best small towns with one or two terrific restaurants. They’re small cities that can hold their own with the big boys, with enough culinary clout — we’re talking diners, fine dining, trucks, bars, bakeries… you name it — to feed cities twice their size.” – Read the full article here – featuring Crescent Café, Nick’s Italian Café, and Thistle!