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Best American Restaurants in Charlestown


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A photo of Waverly Kitchen and Bar restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Charlestown
Booked 33 times today
Waverly Kitchen and Bar, located in Charlestown, is well-reputed for its excellent American cuisine. Customers emphasize the outstanding quality of every single item on the menu, from the "to die for" French toast to the dreamy chicken pot pie. The service is extolled as outstanding, attentive, and friendly. Dishes such as the grilled banana bread and the Mahi Mahi come highly recommended. Even those with dietary restrictions praise the establishment, though some suggest clearer labeling of gluten-free options. In sum, Waverly Kitchen and Bar consistently delivers a fantastic dining experience with remarkable food, excellent service, and a pleasant ambiance. It's a cherished spot for locals and a must-visit for those passing through Boston.
A photo of Tangierino Restaurant restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Charlestown
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A photo of Earls Kitchen + Bar - Boston - Prudential Center restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Back Bay
Booked 159 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 Alcove restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • West End
Booked 48 times today
Alcove, beloved by locals and visitors alike, continues to redefine the concept of American cuisine in Boston. Diners gush over the warm, efficient service and the restaurant's innovative menu; highlights include grilled avocado, succulent half chicken, and delightful salads. Patrons also rave about the "amazing", "reliable" food, and the "fantastic bar program." Located close to TD Garden, Alcove is a popular pre-show dining spot. The venue also boasts stunning views of the Zakim Bridge, which can be enjoyed from their picturesque outdoor seating area. Reviewers also praise the restaurant for its excellent service, reasonable prices, and visually appealing interiors.
A photo of The Banks Fish House restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Back Bay
Booked 63 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 Grill 23 & Bar restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Back Bay
Booked 103 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 Buttermilk & Bourbon restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Back Bay
Booked 79 times today
Buttermilk & Bourbon is celebrated for its excellent southern cuisine. The restaurant seamlessly blends southern comfort food with a dash of tapas, creating a unique dining experience that's been lauded in numerous reviews. Patrons rave about the fried chicken, biscuits, mussels and shrimp & grits, with one customer declaring, "Some of the best Southern food I’ve ever had, especially the biscuits." Another review compliments the twist on traditional Southern food served tapas-style as a "unique concept." With positive comments on the restaurant's ambiance, service, and cocktails, Buttermilk & Bourbon proves itself as a gem in the Southern cuisine scene.
A photo of Tony & Elaine's restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • North End
Booked 27 times today
Tony & Elaine's, located in the heart of the North End of Boston, is consistently praised for its authentic Italian cuisine. Reviewers frequently marvel at the outstanding quality of their traditional "red sauce" dishes, from the "spectacular" meatballs to the "exquisite" lasagna. The "cozy and easygoing" atmosphere adds to the overall appeal, often described as a "mom and pop place, not commercialized". Whether it's a classic pasta dish or their lauded lobster ravioli, the restaurant consistently delivers not just on taste, but also on portion size, often leaving customers with delightful leftovers. Likewise, the efficient and courteous service only enhances the dining experience, resulting in a restaurant that never fails to "hit the spot" when it comes to truly Italian-American dining experience.
A photo of Banners Kitchen & Tap restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown Crossing
Booked 36 times today
Banners Kitchen & Tap, located in Boston, is highly acclaimed for its exceptional American cuisine. This popular eatery is conveniently located near the T (green and orange lines) and next to TD Bank Garden, making it accessible and an ideal spot for cuisine lovers. It offers a great atmosphere for dinner dates, celebrations, or casual hangouts, as suggested by many reviews. Guests continually praise the restaurant for its "amazing comfort food" and "surprisingly great food and service." The establishment is also noted for its fantastic dining environment, with one patron stating that "the entire environment was awesome" and "the wall of televisions to entertain you while you eat is spectacular!" The quick service, wide selection of yummy wings, burgers, and beers, along with the impressive TV screens for sport games, have won the hearts of many, making it a top choice for American cuisine in Boston.
A photo of Night Shift - Lovejoy Wharf restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • West End
Booked 47 times today
Night Shift - Lovejoy Wharf is a jewel in the realm of Brewery cuisine in Boston. Patrons rave about the delicious food options, with mentions of their delectable pizzas, salads, and chicken wings appearing frequently in reviews. The waterfront location near the TD Garden offers a pleasing atmosphere, making it an ideal spot before a game or concert. The spot is not just about food, it's a true brewery, showcasing a great selection of beers to pair with your meal. Guests laud the 'great vibe', friendly staff, and speed of service. It's clear why some consider it the "#1 Brewery in Boston."
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