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Best American Restaurants in Bethesda


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A photo of Black's Bar & Kitchen restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Bethesda
Booked 37 times today
Black's Bar & Kitchen is a well-renowned restaurant, acclaimed for its delicious seafood cuisine. Patrons particularly appreciate the freshness and variety of their seafood offerings, with favorites including the fried oysters, seafood stew and the raw bar, to name a few. This is underscored by the reviews, one of which states, "Seafood entrees are great," while another highlights, "Seafood is excellent here. We had snapper and scallops; both were well prepared and not overcooked." The restaurant also boasts high-quality service and a comfortable ambiance. One guest summed it up, applauding, "Good food and ambiance...Would recommend for dating." Hence, Black's Bar & Kitchen is a must-visit for seafood lovers.
A photo of Barrel & Crow restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Bethesda
Booked 10 times today
Barrel & Crow offers an unforgettable taste of authentic American cuisine. The reviewers enjoyed their dining experience, with dishes like the 'Fried Green Tomatoes', the 'Roseda Farm Cheeseburger with duck fat fries', and the 'Seared Duck with a tangy bbq sauce' catching special mentions for their exceptional taste and quality. Other mouthwatering options like 'Smoked Duck Breast' and 'Andouille & Seafood Gumbo' make it a must-visit for any food enthusiast. Patrons praised the menu for its diversity and creativity. The restaurant's locally sourced ingredients and excellent service have earned it acclaim as a top-notch dining destination. Many reviews highlight a "solid dining experience", "excellent service", and an "amazing menu". It's no wonder that Barrel & Crow is quickly becoming a favorite for fans of American cuisine.
A photo of La Catrina Bar & Lounge restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Bethesda
Delicious and gorgeous cocktail and traditional Mexican food.
A photo of Fialova restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Bethesda
Fialova is a highly recommended restaurant, well-known for its exemplary Contemporary American cuisine. Patrons constantly praise both the stellar quality of the food and the exceptional service from the dedicated staff. Their Mother's Day brunch, for instance, was well-received and cherished by families, encouraging them to consider repeat visits. The restaurant's convenient location within a hotel gives it an exclusive ambiance where diners are attended to promptly, even during peak times. With high praises for its service and food, Fialova stands out as a restaurant of choice for fans of Contemporary American cuisine.
A photo of The Salt Line - Bethesda restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Bethesda
Booked 71 times today
The Salt Line - Bethesda is a highly acclaimed eatery that has garnered glowing reviews for its exceptional Seafood cuisine. It has been praised for the freshness of its seafood, particularly its oysters, which have been dubbed as the best in the DC area. With dishes like the Kimachi Crudo, the squid salad, and the Portuguese stew, this restaurant continuously surpasses expectations, as evidenced by the words of multiple reviewers. The combination of attentive service, an enjoyable ambiance and innovative accompaniments to the main dishes enhances the overall dining experience. The Salt Line – Bethesda is a welcome addition to the region and a must-visit for Seafood lovers.
A photo of Silver restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Bethesda
Booked 29 times today
Silver, located in downtown Bethesda, is highly praised for its superb Contemporary American cuisine. Patrons admire the impressive range of choices, including classic favorites and innovative twists, all prepared with locally sourced ingredients. Dishes such as the Bison Huevos Rancheros and the Short Rib Hash have received standout reviews, and the restaurant is a favorite brunch spot in Montgomery County. Reviews highlight Silver's excellent service, stylish and quiet ambiance, and thoughtful interaction with customers. With diverse menu selections that cater to everyone's taste, Silver is recommended for its delicious food, attention to detail, and friendly staff, making it an outstanding example of Contemporary American cuisine.
A photo of True Food Kitchen - Bethesda restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Bethesda
Booked 22 times today
True Food Kitchen in Bethesda consistently offers an exceptional dining experience, with numerous positive reviews praising its excellent American cuisine. Patrons commend the wide variety of flavorful dishes prepared with an emphasis on health and wellness. Reviews cite the Sea Bass, Korean noodle bowl, Pad Thai with Cashews, Edamame dumplings, and Chicken Sausage pizza with smoked gouda as standouts. Even those with dietary restrictions like gluten and dairy-free find the menu fantastic, offering a range of delectable choices. While some mentions critique the service, the overall positive remarks on food and atmosphere cement True Food Kitchen as a noteworthy destination for quality American cuisine in Bethesda.
A photo of Morton's The Steakhouse - Bethesda restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Bethesda
Booked 12 times today
Morton's The Steakhouse in Bethesda is acclaimed for its remarkable Steakhouse cuisine. Rave reviews from customers highlight the restaurant's superior quality of food, with exemplary and reputable service. Diners commend the Wagyu filet, lobster tails, filet mignon, and the creamed spinach, with special remembrance to the blue cheese butter on the steak noted as a divine inclusion. Renowned for special occasions, guests have praised Morton's for their attention to detail, making birthdays and anniversaries a memorable experience. The steakhouse's menu selection is recognized for its variety and quality, making Morton's a prime choice for premium dining. "Morton's is, by far, the best steakhouse I have ever had the pleasure," noted a satisfied guest.
A photo of Clyde's of Chevy Chase restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Friendship Heights
Booked 42 times today
Situated in Chevy Chase, Clyde's has been commended for its remarkable emphasis on American cuisine. The establishment has amassed a loyal customer base, with several reviewers praising it as exceptional for families and offering an array of dishes for every taste and dietary need. Their attentive service, diverse menu and willingness to cater for specific dietary requirements, such as low-sodium, have been appreciated. They've received special recognition for their unique American dishes like crab cake, cole slaw, steaks, and the delicious Cream Brulee. The ambiance is inviting, making dining a pleasant affair. Clyde's delivers consistently good food, ensuring customers keep coming back. A reviewer claimed that "Out of all the restaurants we went to, my son liked Clyde's the best".
A photo of Persimmon restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Bethesda
Booked 24 times today
Persimmon, a neighborhood restaurant situated in the DC area, is highly acclaimed for its standout American cuisine. Known for executing classic American dishes with a gourmet twist, the restaurant has continually delighted patrons with their delicious food offerings. Dishes like the blackened swordfish over mango salsa have been praised as "incredible", while the restaurant's Short Ribs and tuna appetizer are likewise considered excellent. Emphasis is also placed on the excellent level of service provided, with patrons hailing it for being professional, friendly, and warm. Many reviewers have become regulars at the restaurant, praising its consistent quality and stating that "Persimmon is the best restaurant in Bethesda". Noteworthy, the restaurant's owners are lauded for their hands-on approach in ensuring the high quality of both service and food at the establishment.
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