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Best American Restaurants in Atlantic Highlands

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A photo of The Atlantic House restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(521)
Price: Expensive
• American • Atlantic Highlands
Booked 9 times today
The Atlantic House earns high praise for its refreshingly innovative takes on American classics. This trendy restaurant has made its mark with fresh ingredients and added little extras, tweaking traditional dishes to create a standout American cuisine experience. The menu reportedly includes delightful options, among which the fish and chips, creamy cheese sauce, Beuratta sandwich, steak bites, and the crispy calamari are particularly recommended by diners. Guests are also impressed with the craft cocktails available, suggesting they complement the food perfectly. Reviews consistently highlight the attentive staff and excellent service, contributing to the overall enjoyment of the dining experience. The Atlantic House comes highly recommended, with many patrons eagerly planning return visits.
A photo of Victory Park Tavern restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(981)
Price: Expensive
• American • Rumson
Booked 20 times today
Victory Park Tavern is celebrated for its brilliant execution of classic American cuisine. Reviewers often commend the consistently great food and service, boasting that everything on the menu receives high praise. Known for their versatility, they offer a broad selection of dishes, from their award-winning corn chowder to seafood specialties like their praised sea scallop and swordfish. Their offerings don't stop at food as they also offer a great selection of drinks and a wonderful, cozy ambiance. One reviewer noted, "Never, ever disappoints!" With the number of glowing reviews, it's clear that Victory Park Tavern is an excellent choice for quality American cuisine.
A photo of Red Horse by David Burke – Rumson, NJ restaurant
4.1
Excellent(1219)
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Rumson
Booked 24 times today
Red Horse by David Burke is highly praised for its exceptional quality of Steakhouse cuisine. The emphasis on palate-pleasing dishes such as the thick-cut bacon, Johnny Hong Kong Tempura Fried Lobster, and filet mignon, are repeatedly highlighted in customer reviews. Ambience, service, and presentation of food are also aspects that continually satisfy customers, adding to their overall dining experience at Red Horse. Striking a balance between traditional steakhouse dishes and innovative culinary creations, the restaurant has become a staple for food lovers. Some patrons even frequent the place weekly, attesting to the consistent high standards. Many first-time visitors are determined to return and recommend this exquisite dining experience to others. The successful transformation from Fromagerie to Red Horse under Chef Burke's guidance is a testament to the establishment's commitment to culinary excellence.
A photo of Semolina Restaurant restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(2983)
Price: Expensive
• American • Red Bank
Booked 30 times today
Semolina Restaurant, located in the heart of Red Bank, is a gem that consistently serves impressive farm-to-table cuisine. The menu, which changes often based on season and available fresh ingredients, showcases an array of dishes made from locally sourced produce. Known for its exceptional service as noted by many reviews, the staff is not only attentive but also knowledgeable, expertly guiding patrons through their food journey. It's particularly praised for its homemade pasta, fresh seafood, and innovative flavor combinations. Customers have deemed Semolina the "best execution of farm-to-table menu in Red Bank", and have fondly lauded the "creative dishes" and the "fresh delicious food". The restaurant's commitment to freshness and quality is further emphasized by their practice of indicating the source farms of their ingredients. Semolina Restaurant is a must-visit for anyone seeking to enjoy a remarkable farm-to-table dining experience.
A photo of Proving Ground Waterfront Dining restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1243)
Price: Moderate
• American • Highlands
Booked 23 times today
Proving Ground Waterfront Dining exemplifies exceptional American cuisine. It features diverse dishes ranging from ahi tuna noodle salad to crab cake sandwiches, as well as the highly commended lobster rolls, which guests claim have 'more lobster meat than most places.' The food and its consistent quality have earned it high praise, with excellent reviews noting the 'beautiful setting', 'friendly service', and 'delicious and consistent' meals. In addition, the waterfront location offers a unique appeal, bringing in the essence of the marina and live music entertainment. Proving Ground Waterfront Dining doesn't just serve American cuisine, but an authentic American dining experience.
A photo of The Rum Runner restaurant
4.5
Awesome(2532)
Price: Expensive
• American • Sea Bright
Booked 45 times today
The Rum Runner offers a compelling dining experience with top-tier Contemporary American cuisine. The menu is rich with an extensive collection of hearty mains, including 'USDA Prime Burger', 'NY Strip' and 'Pan Seared Salmon', suggesting a strong emphasis on meat dishes, typical in American cuisine. The restaurant has received incredible reviews, with customers praising both the "delicious" food and the "excellent" service. Other highlights mentioned by customers include the restaurant's location with "spectacular views of the Shrewsbury River", making it perfect for "a relaxing meal". The Rum Runner evidently epitomizes the best aspects of Contemporary American dining - exceptional food, beautiful setting, and superb service.
A photo of The Robinson Ale House - Red Bank restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1432)
Price: Expensive
• American • Red Bank
Booked 28 times today
Located in Red Bank, The Robinson Ale House is an undeniably exceptional choice for American cuisine, as voiced by many satisfied patrons. It has won the hearts of its guests through its variety of delicious food, superior service, and a calm ambiance. As one customer puts it, it's a "perfect for a date night" with a "great variety of salads" and "delicious meatloaf". Furthermore, they accommodate dietary needs such as vegetarian and gluten-free options, making it inclusive for everyone. Beyond the food and service, guests appreciated the establishment's comfortable atmosphere with sound reducing acrylic dividers, making it "a great place to meet with friends". Definitely a must-visit for food lovers.
A photo of Triumph Restaurant & Brewery restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(462)
Price: Expensive
• American • Red Bank
Booked 5 times today
The Triumph Brewing Co. of Red Bank is highly recognized for its quintessential American cuisine and craft beers. Patrons rave about the tantalizingly flavorful dishes, with the pork chop and collard greens, and salmon and jumbo shrimp receiving special mentions. The unique and creative menu also allows for tapas-style sharing, offering an engaging and sociable dining experience. The brewery's refreshing beers receive high praise, adding a finishing touch to each meal. The ambiance is enhanced by live music, lending the feel of an upper NYC club. Repeat customers highlight the excellent service and the consistently enjoyable experience whenever they dine at the Triumph Brewing Co.
A photo of The Dining Room - Molly Pitcher Inn restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(1168)
Price: Expensive
• American • Red Bank
Booked 14 times today
The Dining Room at Molly Pitcher Inn is one of the most acclaimed eateries serving Contemporary American cuisine. First-time diners and loyal customers alike rave about the exceptional food, pairing rustic hearty meals with creative culinary spins. Consistently praised for its ambiance, this place offers outdoor patio seating with an impressive view of the pool area and a panoramic view of the Navesink River, making it a preferred destination for special occasions. Despite its five-star status, the restaurant maintains a warm, welcoming atmosphere and prioritizes safety measures, including temperature checks. Customer reviews highlight the fantastic service, creative cocktails, and remarkable dining experiences as reasons to keep returning. The outstanding meals such as their famous Atlantic Chowder filled with lobster and the lump crab and avocado eggs benedict are recommended by many. The Dining Room at Molly Pitcher Inn is indeed a go-to place for a delightful and memorable dining experience.
A photo of Pearl at The Oyster Point Hotel restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(508)
Price: Moderate
• American • Red Bank
Booked 8 times today
The Pearl at The Oyster Point Hotel is renowned for offering an impeccable dining experience with its superior Contemporary American cuisine. Reviewers rave about the diverse food options, from deliciously filled burgers and perfectly prepared swordfish to the unforgettable lobster roll packed with a generous amount of lobster. Indeed, the excellence in preparation and presentation of dishes has been consistently praised, with comments like "Food was excellent from presentation to flavors and temperature." The ambiance of the restaurant, with views over a beautiful water landscape, enhances the overall dining experience. Besides, the commendable service is frequently highlighted, with statements such as, "Peter is a wonderfully attentive server, friendly, efficient and not missing a beat." Further, the restaurant's effort in providing an inclusive menu is appreciated, despite some guests wishing for more vegetarian options. A dedication to quality and an unforgettable dining experience makes Pearl at The Oyster Point Hotel a must-visit for fans of Contemporary American cuisine.
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