North Main Street, Milton-Freewater

Explore the best small businesses in Milton-Freewater, as voted on by the community.

Located in northeastern Oregon, Milton-Freewater is a small town surrounded by orchards, wheat fields and vineyards at the foot of the renowned Blue Mountains. Long before the two towns of Milton and Freewater merged in 1950, settlers flocked to this area to take advantage of the fertile soil.

Now situated within the acclaimed Walla Walla Valley Wine Appellation and The Rocks District of Milton-Freewater sub-appellation, the area is known for its agricultural bounty.

Lots of sun in the summer and mild winters contribute to an almost perfect climate.  According to the most recent figures, the population is 7,070. Businesses old and new find themselves on this list of Milton-Freewater, Oregon’s best small businesses. Each have been nominated and voted for by the people who call this inland-northwest town home.


2019 Best of the Valley

Milton-Freewater, Oregon



Bomb Tacos

Voted best tacos in Milton-Freewater

85392 Oregon Hwy 11 North
Milton-Freewater, OR 97862

Phone: (509) 728-8602

Bomb Tacos

Burger Hut

Voted best place for a quick bite and best burger in Milton-Freewater

5 South Main Street
Milton-Freewater, OR 97862

Phone: (541) 938-6226

Burger Hut

Fringe Salon & Boutique

Rise News’ 2019 Community Spirit Award

612 N Main Street
Milton-Freewater, OR 97862

Phone: (541) 861-3077

Fringe Salon & Boutique

Golden Village Restaurant

Voted best chicken, best Chinese food and best vegetarian-friendly restaurant in Milton-Freewater

501 N Main Street
Milton-Freewater, OR 97862

Phone: (541) 938-3881

Golden Village Restaurant

Gracie Cakes

Voted best bakery in Milton-Freewater

111 South Main Street
Milton-Freewater, OR 97862

Phone: (509) 876-6303

Gracie Cakes


Kelly’s Restaurant & Lounge

Voted best appetizers, best neighborhood bar and best steak in Milton-Freewater

84509 Oregon Highway North
Milton-Freewater, OR 97862

Phone: (541) 938-4247

Kelly's Restaurant & Lounge

La Familiar Salvadoran Cuisine

Voted best food truck in Milton-Freewater

107 East Broadway Avenue
Milton-Freewater, OR 97862

Phone: (509) 876-9745

 La Familiar Salvadoran Cuisine

Let’s Go Inn

Voted best wings in Milton-Freewater

515 North Main Street
Milton-Freewater, OR 97862

Phone: (541) 938-3212

Let's Go Inn

Milton City Pizza

Voted best place for dinner and best pizza in Milton-Freewater

1014 South Main Street
Milton-Freewater, OR 97862

Phone: (541) 938-3111

Milton City Pizza

M-F Drive-In Theater

Voted small business of the year in Milton-Freewater

84322 Oregon Highway 11 North
Milton-Freewater, OR 97862

Phone: (541) 363-7473

M-F Drive-In Theater


Ohana Frozen Yogurt

Voted best dessert in Milton-Freewater

103 South Main Street
Milton-Freewater, OR 97862

Phone: (541) 861-3400

Ohana Frozen Yogurt

Pam’s Morning Madness Espresso

Voted best coffee and best customer service in Milton-Freewater

84325 Oregon Highway 11 North
Milton-Freewater, OR 97862

Pam's Morning Madness Espresso

Patty’s Mexican Restaurant

Voted best Mexican food in Milton-Freewater

503 North Main Street
Milton-Freewater, OR 97862

Phone: (541) 938-6052

Patty's Mexican Restaurant

Sub Shop 38

Voted best place for lunch, best salad and best sub sandwiches in Milton-Freewater

4 SE 9th Avenue
Milton-Freewater, OR 97862

Phone: (541) 938-6225

Sub Shop 38

Super Milton Market

Best place to buy candy and best grocery store / market in Milton-Freewater

21 N Columbia Street
Milton-Freewater, OR 97862

Phone: (541) 938-4444

Super Milton Market


Water Mill Winery / Blue Mountain Cider

Voted best tasting room in Milton-Freewater

235 East Broadway Avenue
Milton-Freewater, OR 97862

Phone: (541) 938-5575

Water Mill Winery / Blue Mountain Cider

Wee Bit O’Heathers

Voted best place for breakfast in Milton-Freewater

1141 North Columbia Street
Milton-Freewater, OR 97862

Phone: (541) 938-5486

Wee Bit O'Heathers

Page introduction adapted from language on the City of Milton-Freewater website. Featured photo courtesy of City of Milton-Freewater.