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Best American Restaurants in Bala Cynwyd

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A photo of Continental Midtown restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(2481)
Price: Moderate
• American • Center City
Booked 63 times today
Continental Midtown is an incredible restaurant in Philadelphia, renowned for its American cuisine with an Asian fusion twist. Years of consistency and exceptional dishes have established it as one of the best in Philly. Menu highlights include the mouth-watering lobster mac and cheese, the sublime French onion dumplings, and the creative cheesesteak eggrolls. Reviewers consistently mention the "great service", "delicious food", and the "fantastic Asian-American fusion". The ambiance is noted as "eclectic and fun", ensuring that every visit to Continental Midtown is a memorable dining experience. Despite its extensive menu, the restaurant successfully delivers each dish, retaining the core of the original cuisine while adding a unique spin.
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4.2
Awesome(624)
Price: Moderate
• American • Manayunk
Booked 23 times today
Blondie is a highly praised hub of American cuisine, offering a unique culinary experience that has won over many diners. Many reviews highlight the "Barbie experience" as a definitive and enjoyable aspect of the dining. The menu boasts American classics like "shrimp and grits" and "crab omelet with potatoes," which have been lauded for their delicious flavors. Patrons have also expressed their satisfaction with the excellent service, with special mentions for “Sam”, “Emily”, “Colin”, and “TJ”. In addition, Blondie’s ambiance is repeatedly described as fantastic, enhancing the overall dining experience. The restaurant consistently scores high on customer satisfaction, making it a standout spot for American cuisine.
A photo of Winnie’s Manayunk restaurant
4.5
Awesome(152)
Price: Moderate
• American • Manayunk
Booked 22 times today
Located in the vibrant Manayunk/Roxborough area, Winnie's Manayunk is a well-established and loved restaurant, celebrated for its great American cuisine. Reviewers consistently rave about the excellent food and service, whether they're enjoying a casual family dinner, a lively date night, or a relaxing Sunday brunch. Favorites include their flavorful jambalaya and mouth-watering crab and southern fried chicken burgers. The atmosphere is described as "cozy", "electric", and "festive, yet comfy". With a helpful and friendly staff ever ready to cater to dietary needs, Winnie's Manayunk has successfully withstood the test of time, earning its reputation as a reliable place for both locals and visitors.
A photo of Jake's and Cooper's Wine Bar restaurant
4.5
Awesome(1136)
Price: Expensive
• American • Manayunk
Booked 6 times today
Jake's and Cooper's Wine Bar is a top-rated American restaurant, renowned for its delicious food and exemplary service. Patrons appreciate the special attention they get during their celebrations and also for the restaurant's ability to accommodate large groups. The menu offers a range of mouth-watering options - from the perfectly prepared hangar steak and carrots, the seafood stack appetizer, to the spicy meatball wood-fired pizza. One recurring highlight in the reviews is the restaurant's wine selection, particularly the wine flights. Reviewers regularly express their satisfaction with the food, drinks, and the service, with many making it their go-to spot for culinary delights. The food and wine at Jake's and Cooper's Wine Bar consistently exceed expectations, making it a quintessential choice for a great American dining experience.
A photo of White Dog Cafe - University City restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(5355)
Price: Moderate
• American • University City
Booked 41 times today
White Dog Cafe - University City is a renowned restaurant celebrated for its excellent Contemporary American cuisine. Located in the vibrant University City, the restaurant caters to all taste buds, offering a wide variety of choices from its diverse menu. Reviewers appreciate the creative use of foreign ingredients to create novel original flavors, as seen in their Pumpkin & Clam Chowder. With the balance of traditional American food and innovative flavors, the White Dog Cafe crafts a unique dining experience. Reviewers have described the restaurant as "the best in University City" and praised its dedication to serving delicious, healthy, organic food from local venues. The restaurant values attentive customer service, further enhancing the overall dining experience.
A photo of White Dog Cafe-Haverford restaurant
4.5
Awesome(3725)
Price: Moderate
• American • Havertown
Booked 44 times today
White Dog Cafe-Haverford is a highly-regarded establishment that exemplifies the best of Contemporary American cuisine. Patrons consistently praise its exceptional food, fine service, and pleasing atmospherics. Specialising in farm-to-table concept, the menu showcases local ingredients in dishes like the Green Meadow Farm Double Cheddar Burger and Lancaster Omelet. Reviews highlight the robust vegetarian options, the well-crafted cocktails, and the tantalizing desserts like the Vanilla Bean Creme Brulee. Particularly noteworthy are the Yellowfin Tuna Tartare, which is described as "outstanding", and the Spicy Lamb Bolognese, applauded for its exceptional flavors. The restaurant's attention to detail in taste and presentation confirms its commitment to providing a remarkable dining experience.
A photo of Louie Louie Bistro Bar restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1707)
Price: Moderate
• American • University City
Booked 22 times today
Located in University City, Louie Louie is an American bistro with a French inspired menu offering seasonal, ingredient-inspired dishes based on a classical combination of flavors. House-made pastries and an extensive beverage program highlighting wines by the glass and bottle as well as seasonal specialty cocktails and craft beers add to the dining experience. The décor pays homage to Art Nouveau and European cafes with a touch of the 1970s. Traditional wood tones, reclaimed subway tiles, tried and true black and white marble stones as flooring and wainscoting and blue and buttery leathers, fabrics and patterns bring color and graphic identities to the space. The Lounge offers custom lux seating, perfect for gathering with friends for cocktails and snacks. Outdoor seating reminiscent of French cafes is the ideal spot for dining and people watching.
A photo of The Brass Tap restaurant
5.0
Exceptional(1)
Price: Moderate
• American • Manayunk
Booked 1 time today
Craft beer bar now open in Manayunk with delicious menu! Try our famous boom boom shrimp or hot honey pizza.Serving brunch every weekend from 10am-2pm. We have 30 beers on tap, 75+ bottles and delicious hand crafted cocktails served by our amazing bar staff. Enjoy happy hour Monday through Friday from 4-7pm with discounted drinks and food! We have Trivia Tuesdays, music bingo Wednesdays and live music events! We have something for everyone!
A photo of The Butcher Bar restaurant
4.4
Awesome(1512)
Price: Moderate
• American • Center City
Booked 13 times today
The Butcher Bar is a distinguished spot known for its outstanding American cuisine. Reviews consistently praise the restaurant for its top-notch service, cozy atmosphere, and above all, its exceptional food. The Butcher Bar's menu staples like the Americana meatballs, fillet, ribeye, and bison burger are raved about by patrons. It's also renowned for unique dishes such as the pretzel monkey bread. Customers are drawn to its consistency, noting a manager always attentive to ensure quality service. The Butcher Bar is described as a "fun place" with a "unique aesthetic," creating a vibrant dining environment. With such glowing reviews, it is commended as "the best restaurant in the city."
A photo of Village Whiskey PHL restaurant
4.3
Awesome(558)
Price: Moderate
• American • Rittenhouse Square
Booked 14 times today
Village Whiskey PHL, nestled in the Rittenhouse area, offers a quintessential American cuisine dining experience that leaves customers raving. As per the reviews, it not only boasts a lively atmosphere thanks to its high-spirited staff but also serves up a mouthwatering array of dishes. The short rib fries, in particular, are a standout favorite, described as rich and phenomenal- perfect for a full meal. The restaurant's burgers are highly praised as well, with one customer declaring them "out of this world good." Furthermore, many reviewers were impressed by the excellent service and the special touch given to the drinks. Whether it's for a casual dinner or a special occasion, Village Whiskey PHL seems to hit the nail on the head, every time.
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