Cameron's American Bistro

4.8
3806 Reviews
$31 to $50
Contemporary American
Twenty-seven years after opening in 1993, our chef-driven menu still features familiar guest favorites, as well as some brand new ones – all complemented by an expansive award-winning wine list.
There’s always a great reason to celebrate at Cameron’s American Bistro, a Worthington neighborhood favorite.

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Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
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  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 3806 people are saying
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JillS
Columbus
5 reviews
Dined a day ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

James our server was great . Exactly the right amount of attention for our anniversary dinner ! Food and drinks were delish , and dessert just as yummy . Love this Cameron’s ; always shows up!

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SpecialK
Columbus
5 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall1food2service4ambience3

I was expecting a quiet environment as I knew this was an upscale restaurant. It as extremely loud and hard to hear my husband to have a conversation. I was most disappointed in the lack of communication regarding pricing for the chicken breast I asked to add to my salad. The pricing should have been clearly communicated. It ended up costing an extra $14 for the chicken breast (the original salad was $10) taking the total price of my new up to $25. This is not what I was expecting at a and was thoroughly shocked and disappointed. I would not dine there again due to the ambiance and the pricing on the chicken breast. The food itself was fine but not worth the pricing.

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MonicaS
Columbus
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall4food4service4ambience4

It was our first time at Cameron’s, the menu looked great and we were really looking forward to trying it.
Food was overpriced and not the best we’ve had, service was fairly good but for the price, it left a lot to be desired.

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Unknown
Chicago
31 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Good restaurant, good food, good server.

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vipF150
Columbus
4 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall4food4service5ambience4

We’re regulars and continue to enjoy the food. Prices have increased (what restaurant hasn’t raised their prices?). Somewhat disappointed with the salads- dry and lacked dressing. The caesars salad isn’t what it used to be. The walleye was still great. Server was excellent, especially give the fact it was a packed place on a Friday night. We’ll continue to go, but probably on special occasions given their increase in pricing. Still our favorite Cameron’s!

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OpenTable Diner
Columbus
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and very nice atmosphere

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vipOpenTable Diner
Columbus
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was fantastic!

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JenniferO
New Orleans
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall3food4service4ambience1

It was my Birthday and we were put at a tiny table with tables on both sides- no room to move!

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OpenTable Diner
Columbus
5 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I know how terribly difficult it is to run a restaurant in this time of supply and staffing shortages. I so appreciate all the effort Cameron Mitchell puts into continuing to give us a fine dining experience.

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vipSusanP
Philadelphia
6 reviews
Dined on September 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

LOVE this restaurant!

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SarahM
1 review
Dined on September 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Jess was amazing and the food was great! Celebrating and had a great time.

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KeithD
Hawaii
1 review
Dined on September 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Outstanding service and the food was fantastic. Highly recommend.

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Levelupfoodcritiques2021
Columbus
1 review
Dined on September 12, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience4

Food was excellent, our waiter was one of those people who thinks being slightly rude is charming or that having an attitude somehow adds to the fine dining experience. My husband is generous by nature and tipped well based on that, but not the waiters service. Great wagyu steak, Korean short ribs salmon and shrimp and grits, but my friend didn’t like the calamari.

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dave
Cincinnati
8 reviews
Dined on September 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This is Cameron's best. You can't beat his original. Service and food is always great.

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OpenTable Diner
Columbus
6 reviews
Dined on September 10, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Always delicious, thoughtful and well prepared food. Excellent dessert. We do wish the menu would change seasonally or offer a specials menu.

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JaredC
1 review
Dined on September 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great service, wonderful and affordable place to celebrate your anniversary.

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vipRonnaH
Tampa
12 reviews
Dined on September 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Service and food is ALWAYS great

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OpenTable Diner
Columbus
1 review
Dined on September 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Sat outside, very relaxing

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SCOTTW
1 review
Dined on September 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our experience was fantastic. Our waitress was so nice and attentive even as busy as they were. The food as usual was perfect. We talk about trying other Cameron Mitchell restaurants but always go to the Linworth location.

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SylviaK
Columbus
1 review
Dined on September 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food consistently excellent. Perfect service. What more to say?

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LajosOroszlan
Columbus
1 review
Dined on September 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience3

Only downside and I mean the only downside is that it very loud. Food is world class and excellent service.

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DoriA
Columbus
1 review
Dined on September 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Very good food and very friendly service. Cameron never disappoints!

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BarryH
Columbus
7 reviews
Dined on September 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

As always Cameron’s food was great and amazing tease, along with wonderful service, it doesn’t get much better,

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OpenTable Diner
Columbus
1 review
Dined on September 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The experience was exceptional as always! The food, service and atmosphere are always consistent.

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ElliottH
Columbus
37 reviews
Dined on September 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always good food, always good service. Said it all before.

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vipDsusi
Orlando
10 reviews
Dined on September 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had Will as our server. He was excellent. Truly knew the specials. Great description. Very attentive but not obnoxious. Our 4 entrees were delicious. 2 had walleye, 1 had the pork loin special, and 1 had the filet. Delicious! Love this “original” restaurant of Cameron Mitchell’s.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Columbus
1 review
Dined on August 29, 2021
Overall1food2service3ambience1

We were sat at a dirty table even though there were a handful of open ones. Even after someone came to wipe down our table, it had dirty-wet-rag condensation all over it for awhile. The food was “meh,” and there was a VERY loud party in the middle of the restaurant (to the point where I couldn’t hear my husband sitting right across from me)… and no one thought to ask that party to tone it down for the sake of other guests. Both of our dishes (salmon and walleye) were quite under seasoned. For the money, why would we come back here for such a crap experience? (We won’t be back.)

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OpenTable Diner
Columbus
1 review
Dined on August 28, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience4

Anniversary dinner on a Saturday night. My wife and I agreed the meals were over-priced and not a good value compared to other fine dining restaurants.

My filet and her duck breasts were both overcooked. We were disappointed in the wine selection. We were told they didn't have a sommelier but the waiter provided two suggestions and samples that were just ok. Which led to an okay bottle of wine (we would've paid much more for better selections).

The bread pudding was too dense and dry and needed to be trimmed down and maybe something drizzled on top. It was a chore to eat and like everything else this night was just ok. The lemon desert was very good though.
We were told that this restaurant has an incredible loyal customer base who seem to enjoy the food and ambience. I have to question if these fellow Central Ohioans ever tried other fine dining restaurants who charge the same?
Service: the host who greeted us at the door was exceptional, warm and friendly. Water had to be requested several times. The waiter (Ryan) was attentive, helpful and did a good job.

Overall for what we spent there was nothing special and would not return.

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vipluv2dine
Columbus
23 reviews
Dined on August 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Another pleasurable evening at this consistantly excellent restaurant. We are opting to dine outside at this time and we really enjoyed the outdoor patio they have set up on the side of the restaurant. Would be great if they could make this a permanent set up!

The food was excellent. I am a huge fan of the salmon served in a broth with edamame, looks like they are substituing cauliflower for romesco, but the dish still holds up. Our server Ahmed did a great job, very prompt and attentive without being instrusive. We were catching up with friends we hadn't seen in over a year and appreciated not feeling rushed.

Our first meal at this restaurant was 24 years ago. It remains one of our favorite places to dine.

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JoelB
1 review
Dined on August 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Attentive waitress/waiter staff, great food served very timely.

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Kellie
Columbus
14 reviews
Dined on August 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful as usual! Best Walleye ever! Fabulous service!

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StewS
Las Vegas
2 reviews
Dined on August 20, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food. Enjoyed the lamb meatballs to start and walleye was outstanding as always. Dawn, our server was so great!!!

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VinceS
1 review
Dined on August 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

The walleye and the filet were amazing. A+++++++++

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JoeJ
Columbus
1 review
Dined on August 18, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Delicious food, but not very plentiful. Server was extremely attentive and very pleasant. We'd go back!

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BJluv4golf
Columbus
39 reviews
Dined on August 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

A neighborhood gem for years!!!! The ambiance is always pleasant and service exceptional.

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PeggyB
Columbus
2 reviews
Dined on August 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great food and service. Noise level is high and can be distracting. There is an outside seating area as an alternative.

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JanM
Columbus
6 reviews
Dined on August 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

We were a party of six and everyone ordered something different. All of us really enjoyed our meals and the service was excellent. Tables are a little close and the restaurant was noisy. The wait staff were not wearing masks which I would have preferred but overall the experience was good.

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SatisfiedDiner701
Columbus
13 reviews
Dined on August 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We have been patrons of Cameron’s American Bistro for over 20 years and continue to return because of the outstanding food and service. Our recent visit was no exception so we’ll return again!!

JM
JimmyMac
Columbus
1 review
Dined on August 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My favorite Columbus restaurant. Always excellent food and terrific service.

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OpenTable Diner
Columbus
1 review
Dined on August 11, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Outstanding food and and excellent service, thank you to our server Justin!!

FAQs

Cameron's American Bistro offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (614) 885-3663.

Cameron's American Bistro is rated 4.8 stars by 3806 OpenTable diners.

Cameron's American Bistro does offer gift cards which you can purchase here https://www.cameronmitchellgiftcards.com/.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.

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