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Best American Restaurants in Brookline

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A photo of Prairie Fire restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(413)
Price: Moderate
• American • Brookline
Booked 23 times today
Prairie Fire is a treasured neighborhood eatery located in Coolidge Corner, renowned for its impeccable American cuisine. From its sublime, light pizza crust to its expertly seasoned and varied dishes, the restaurant has garnered rave reviews from its patrons. The grilled striped bass, 1/2 chicken with fingerling potatoes and beer glaze, flavorful Field Green salad, and the mafaldi pasta stand out as particular favorites. Often full even on a Monday evening, the restaurant maintains a lively but manageable noise level, ensuring customers can enjoy their dining experience. Excellent service, an extensive wine list, and its ability to foster a welcoming ambiance all contribute to Prairie Fire's accolades.
A photo of Hamilton Restaurant & Bar restaurant
4.1
Excellent(87)
Price: Moderate
• American • Brookline
Booked 2 times today
Hamilton Restaurant & Bar is a highlight of American cuisine known for its friendly and attentive service as one of the patrons' favorite dining spots. The restaurant, which draws in regulars and those just passing through town, is complimented for its delicious and reasonably priced food, with particular emphasis on the clam chowder. Its casual, cozy atmosphere is perfect for enjoying the company of friends, particularly on its popular back patio. The staff's extensive knowledge about the menu contributes to the overall dining experience at Hamilton. Reviewers consistently highlight their satisfaction and intent to return, emphasizing that the restaurant's combination of great food, service, and ambiance makes it stand out.
A photo of Earls Kitchen + Bar - Boston - Prudential Center restaurant
4.5
Awesome(3206)
Price: Expensive
• American • Back Bay
Booked 134 times today
Located in the heart of Boston, at the Prudential Center, Earls Kitchen + Bar is a beloved destination for aficionados of excellent American cuisine. Diners rave about the fantastic food and exemplary service, with one reviewer noting the "very American" menu filled with classic surf and turf options. The restaurant's atmosphere is frequently highlighted, described as "upscale, energetic, and clean" and capable of accommodating both special occasions and casual outings. The rooftop bar is another standout feature, enhancing the overall dining experience. The staff, including servers like Kate, Hunter, and Yesica, consistently receive praise for their friendly and attentive service. As one pleased customer put it, Earls Kitchen + Bar is "one of my favorite places to go in the city".
A photo of Eastern Standard restaurant
4.5
Awesome(469)
Price: Expensive
• American • Fenway–Kenmore
Booked 89 times today
Originally opened in 2005, Garrett Harker’s flagship restaurant is reopening its doors up Beacon St. only three blocks from its original location. Eastern Standard continues to offer seasonally focused New England interpretations of classic brasserie fare under the direction of Culinary Director Nemo Bolin. The menu features raw bar and charcuterie, nostalgic favorites like Frisée aux Lardons, Steak Tartare, Baked Rigatoni, and Butterscotch Bread Pudding, and some new soon-to-be-instant-classic dishes. Cocktail legend Jackson Cannon has crafted a beverage menu that features an array of craft cocktails both new and classic, a curated selection of wines, and craft beers from near and far.Please contact events@eshospitality.com to inquire about hosting your private event.
A photo of The Banks Fish House restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1185)
Price: Expensive
• American • Back Bay
Booked 57 times today
The Banks Fish House in Boston is a highly-recommended destination for lovers of seafood. Reviewers consistently note the freshness and inventiveness of the dishes, with one customer describing the seafood as "cooked perfectly, so fresh, and very inventive." The exceptional quality of the cuisine is underpinned by phenomenal service, with servers like Johan and Nina singled out for their attentive and courteous manner. From the unique seafood dishes to the fantastic view of the famous Trinity Church, this restaurant provides an immaculate experience that leaves customers eager to return. The Banks Fish House sets a high standard for seafood cuisine, ensuring a memorable culinary adventure for all who visit.
A photo of Abe & Louie’s - Boston restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(8833)
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Back Bay
Booked 70 times today
Abe & Louie's in Boston is highly regarded as one of the best steakhouses in the city. Consistently described as superior to other chains, it boasts an unrivaled quality that has been maintained over the years, despite necessary price increases. The bone-in rib eye comes highly recommended from patrons, and the steaks are always cooked to perfection. A notable aspect of this establishment is its extensive wine list, reflecting its commitment to providing a well-rounded dining experience. With a top-notch staff that attends to the needs of every customer and a warm, welcoming ambiance, it's no surprise that Abe & Louie's is a must-visit when in Boston.
A photo of Alden and Harlow restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(4707)
Price: Moderate
• American • West Cambridge
Booked 77 times today
Alden and Harlow, located in the heart of Harvard Square, stands out as an excellent choice for enthusiasts of American cuisine. The restaurant boasts a high caliber of food, with many praising the creativity and outstanding vegetarian options. Reviews hail the establishment's signature dishes, such as the charred broccoli, smoked carrots, and corn pancakes, as exquisite revelations in flavor. The tastefully unique combinations of ingredients, like smoked chicken raviolo on creamed parsnips, further set Alden and Harlow apart. Its vibrant atmosphere and attentive staff garner high praises, with many guests promising to return. Whether you're having a casual brunch or a special dinner, Alden and Harlow delivers a truly exceptional American dining experience.
A photo of Grill 23 & Bar restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(8421)
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Back Bay
Booked 75 times today
Grill 23 & Bar is an excellent choice for those in search of an unforgettable steak dining experience. Feedback from satisfied customers highlight it as a must-visit locale, with one patron describing the Kobe Cap Steak as the best they've ever had and others praising the exceptional service. The outstanding reviews reflect the restaurant's commitment to creating a premium dining experience, with remarks such as "Food and service were spectacular" underscoring its superb offerings. Noteworthy is the mention of the restaurant's martinis being the "coldest" in Boston, showing that every aspect of the meal, from beverage to main course, is thoughtfully prepared to impress.
A photo of Blue Ribbon Brasserie restaurant
4.3
Awesome(168)
Price: Expensive
• American • Fenway–Kenmore
Booked 33 times today
Blue Ribbon Brasserie is built on the vision that originated over 30 years ago in New York City's SoHo at the legendary original Blue Ribbon, well known as the restaurant "where chefs go to eat." Blue Ribbon is also famously ready to serve here in Boston!The space is highlighted by a 70-foot white Carrera marble bar, an oyster bar, and a 16-seat private dining room. The soaring interior has been designed as a collection of intimate dining spaces featuring cozy leather banquettes, shaded table lamps and bistro tables, and a light-filled solarium with floor-to-ceiling windows that look out into the neighborhood and beckon inside the Boston community and visitors alike.
A photo of The Capital Grille - Boston restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(5857)
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Back Bay
Booked 49 times today
The Capital Grille in Boston is celebrated by many as the best steakhouse in the city. Praised for its “excellent food” and “great ambiance”, the restaurant is frequently cited for its attention to detail and exemplary customer service. The staff, including bartenders and servers like Jeremy, Jimmy, and Molly Costello, regularly receive shout-outs for their friendly and professional conduct. Patrons are continuously impressed by the food quality, citing even the mashed potatoes as "made to perfection". The reviewer even mentioned it exceeded their experiences at other steakhouses during Restaurant Week. The consistent, impeccable food and service coupled with a wonderful atmosphere make The Capital Grille a significant fixture in Boston's Steakhouse cuisine scene.
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