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Best American Restaurants in Atwater Village


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A photo of Dunsmoor restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Eagle Rock
Booked 54 times today
Dunsmoor has earned high praise for exemplifying the best of American cuisine. Patrons commend the fantastic blend of classic dishes and comfort food, with menu favorites like scallops with cream corn, deep fried crab, and Austin oysters. The restaurant showcases original American cooking, judiciously applying modern techniques. Reviews indicate a high level of appreciation for Dunsmoor's ambiance, described as rustic yet upscale, and the thoughtfully crafted dishes. The excellent service provided by Chef Brian and his team is also frequently mentioned. With a top-tier wine selection, Dunsmoor has become a beloved fixture in its local neighborhood.
A photo of Perch LA restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown
Booked 168 times today
Check-in is at the 15th Floor Host Stand*Outdoor seating is not guaranteed. *Large Party Tables 7 to 12 Guests are Inside Only Tables*All walk-ins after 10:45pm must be 21+ with valid ID.*Table reservations are limited to 90 minutes for parties of 2*Our dress code is Upscale Casual preferred.Proper attire is required. Presentable shirts, jeans or shorts are acceptable.
A photo of Tam O'Shanter restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Los Feliz
Booked 47 times today
Tam O'Shanter, a gem nestled in Los Angeles, serves up a delightful American cuisine experience that is a cultural staple in the city. Patrons frequently compliment the excellent food, with reviews often highlighting the top-notch quality of everything served. Renowned for being a "go-to" restaurant for celebrations, this establishment ensures every visit is special, whether it’s for an anniversary, a graduation, or a simple lunch. The ambiance at Tam O'Shanter is often praised, likened to stepping into a charming pub or restaurant in Scotland - but with a distinctive American flair. Patrons' reviews consistently compliment the outstanding food, service, and setting, creating an overall magical experience. With accolades such as "the food was delicious" and "the service was fantastic," Tam O'Shanter seems to consistently deliver a satisfying dining experience that keeps people returning for more.
A photo of 71Above restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Downtown
Booked 51 times today
71Above, perched on the lofty heights overlooking Los Angeles, is lauded for its remarkable contemporary American cuisine. Reviewers consistently extol the restaurant for its stunning panoramic view of LA, impressive ambiance, and high-quality food. The accolades extend to the harmonizing service, which many have deemed as 'superb', 'top', and 'spectacular'. Amidst an array of eloquent flavors, the grilled octopus and ribeye have received noteworthy praise. The restaurant also stands out for its unique cocktail offerings, which have stunned diners with their distinctive flavors. Despite occasional hiccups in food temperature or consistency, the consensus is clear: 71Above offers an unmatched experience of contemporary American dining in LA.
A photo of Redbird - Los Angeles restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown
Booked 12 times today
Redbird, a shining star in Los Angeles' culinary scene, is committed to serving up some of the finest Contemporary American cuisine. Nestled in the historic confines of the old Cathedral of Saint Vibiana's, it masterfully blends the charm of a bygone era with a vibrant, contemporary dining experience. Patrons extol the culinary adventure Redbird offers, emphasizing its "endless journey and adventure of creativity, taste, flavor, and presentation." The shared plates are lauded as high-quality and well-executed, a successful reinterpretation of classic dishes. The restaurant's wine program is also highly praised, offering an impressive selection that complements the modern and tasty dishes. Boasting a "faultless" service and a warm atmosphere, Redbird is a testament to the intricacies and evolving nature of American contemporary cuisine.
A photo of Home Restaurant - Los Feliz restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Los Feliz
Booked 32 times today
Located in the trendy Los Feliz area, Home Restaurant serves classic American cuisine that is loved by many. With positive reviews such as "Great food + comfortable! Love the patio. Good service" and "It's a great location in Los Feliz with a beautiful patio area," the restaurant is majorly praised for its inviting and cozy atmosphere. The outdoor seating under the trees is often highlighted as a favorite feature, adding to the unique dining experience. The establishment noted for its delicious, well made and seasoned dishes, excellent service, and a good selection of draft beers. A reviewer cited, "The margaritas were delicious and the food was so well made and seasoned!" showcasing the quality of both food and drink offered. With its fair pricing and a diverse menu ranging from Brussel Sprout appetizer, fish tacos, to green chilaquiles with chorizo, Home Restaurant - Los Feliz is a cherished establishment in the heart of LA.
A photo of Manuela restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown
Booked 19 times today
Manuela, a Californian cuisine restaurant, is praised by food connoisseurs and regular diners alike for its well-crafted menu and sublime ambiance. The dishes, featuring local ingredients like butterball potatoes, roasted cauliflower, grilled asparagus, and smoked albacore, demonstrate excellent command over the Californian culinary scene. Brunch options such as the Grilled Grass-Fed Skirt Steak and Venison Burger are particularly lauded by diners. Complementing the food, the tasteful cocktails, and the diverse selection of international and local beers, together, make for a memorable meal. Reviewers highlight the "outstanding food and service," the "amazing ambiance," and the "excellent and consistent" food quality and service, solidifying Manuela's position as a top choice for Californian cuisine enthusiasts.
A photo of Le Petit Paris restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Downtown
Booked 13 times today
Le Petit Paris, located in downtown LA, is praised for its exceptional French cuisine and unmatched ambiance. Customer reviews highlight the variety and quality of appetizers, along with main dishes like the cognac flambéed truffle pasta and Beef Bourguignon, described as "exceeding expectations". Patrons also note the restaurant's fantastic service, with staff who "actually speak French", contributing to the authentic Parisian atmosphere. Customers value the musical entertainment, with a live DJ adding to the lively environment. With a beautiful interior and outdoor seating, Le Petit Paris brings a delightful slice of Parisian dining experience to Los Angeles, making it a popular spot for brunch, dinner, and special occasions.
A photo of Joyce restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown
Booked 33 times today
Joyce is a stellar addition to the Los Angeles dining scene, offering beautifully presented, flavourful dishes that put a fresh twist on traditional Southern cuisine. The glowing reviews mention showstopper dishes like the jerked smoke duck confit, boneless short ribs, cornbread, and an eclectic variety of seafood dishes. Critics also highlight the restaurant's exceptional customer service, welcoming atmosphere, inventive cocktails, and commitment to seafood sustainability. The restaurant's modern and sophisticated take on classic Southern comfort food has made Joyce a firm favourite among food enthusiasts, making it a must-visit for anyone seeking a phenomenal Southern dining experience.
A photo of Mrs. Fish restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown
Booked 36 times today
Mrs. Fish is a well-regarded restaurant specializing in Japanese cuisine, located in downtown LA. Reviewers praise its beautifully crafted interior, featuring a spectacular aquarium ceiling and Japanese wall art. Repeated mentions highlight the unexpected and innovative twists they bring to traditional sushi, adding to the excellent selection of both hot and cold plates. Customers also noted the expansive selection of Japanese whiskeys and original cocktails. It's the superior quality of the food and service as well as the unique ambience, including live bands and DJs, that truly sets Mrs. Fish apart. The restaurant offers a unique subterranean escape clad with carefully selected decor, giving it a 'top tier' reputation among its patrons.
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