Lewiston, New York


2013 Best Small Towns in America

Contest ends:  September 3, 2013

3 Votes - "Best For Food"


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.

There's tons of great places to eat in Lewiston, and not a fast food place in sight!
Reviewed by flippy1234
on June 1, 2012
Lewiston is an amazing town near Niagara Falls. I used to retreat there and just take in all of its historic beauty and delicious food.
Reviewed by tommy62688
on June 1, 2012
Lewiston is a great little town with a wonderful ambience. We love visiting the wonderful restaurants.
Reviewed by DottyMcKay
on June 1, 2012
If you go hungry in Lewiston...its your own fault! Great food and an even better view of the Niagara River and Canada. Check outthe Freedom Crossing Monument....NY's OTHER Statue of Liberty!
Reviewed by Scatters65
on June 1, 2012
awesome food wherever especially favorite's pizzeria
Reviewed by geeceebees
on June 1, 2012
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