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Best American Restaurants in Columbus Circle

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4.5
Awesome(1643)
Price: Expensive
• American • Upper West Side
Booked 243 times today
Bad Roman consistently exceeds customer expectations with their exemplary service and delicious Italian cuisine. The culinary team's compelling modern twist on traditional dishes, such as their mouth-watering short rib pappardelle and the unique garlic babka, has been praised in numerous reviews. Their fun atmosphere and attentive staff members further enhance the dining experience. Patrons have commended the team for making every client feel special, with several singling out the stellar service from Ricky and Jay at the bar. Special occasions are made memorable here, with one guest endorsing it as "one of the best New York experiences." Despite the bustling crowd, Bad Roman ensures a unique, indulgent and flawless dining experience for everyone. Their passion for excellence is evident in their dishes and the positive reviews speak volumes about their superior Italian cuisine.
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4.7
Exceptional(2694)
Price: Expensive
• American • Midtown West
Booked 113 times today
Quality Bistro, nestled in New York City, truly embodies remarkable American cuisine that resonates with many patrons. In numerous review snippets, the restaurant's diverse and delicious menu stands out, with the Chateau Briand, pistachio crème brulee, and corn crème brulee receiving special praise. One reviewer tagged it as their 'favorite' amongst all Quality establishments in NYC, reflecting its distinct appeal. The venue’s ambiance is frequently highlighted as 'lovely', 'beautiful' and 'cozy', playing host to memorable dining experiences, satisfying gatherings, and special occasions. The warmth, professionalism, and efficiency of service complement the culinary excellence, affirming Quality Bistro as a superior choice for delectable American dining.
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4.7
Exceptional(5744)
Price: Expensive
• American • Midtown West
Booked 108 times today
Located in the heart of New York City, Quality Italian offers an exceptional dining experience, renowned for its excellent Italian cuisine. Customers frequently highlight the exquisite taste of dishes such as the Caesar salad, steak, pesto mafaldine, and highly recommended chicken Parmesan. As one reviewer put it, it's "honestly the best food my husband and I have ever had." The restaurant also boasts of a great wine list and an attentive, professional service team, as evidenced by multiple rave reviews. Despite the slight concern over table proximity, customers commonly describe Quality Italian as a "great place", "perfect ambiance", and an "amazing experience". With praises for the food still echoing long after meals, Quality Italian is no doubt a premium choice for lovers of Italian cuisine.
A photo of Tavern on the Green restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(17875)
Price: Expensive
• American • Midtown West
Booked 260 times today
Tavern on the Green, situated in the heart of New York City in Central Park, offers a delightful American cuisine experience. Known for its iconic location, the restaurant has earned a reputation for its classic American food. Patrons celebrate its well-prepared dishes, from Saturday brunch classics like eggs benedict and French toast, to lunch and dinner delicacies like their golden brown crispy chicken sandwich, and sliced prime steak with French dip. Many visitors recommend their truffle oil and Parmesan cheese shoestring fries as a delightful treat. The restaurant has been described as one of the most historic, beautiful, and fascinating American restaurants that "absolutely exceeded our high expectations," making it a regular stop for many on their visits to Manhattan. The ambiance, exemplified by the scenic view of Sheep Meadow, is praised as much as the food, making Tavern on the Green a beloved spot for both tourists and New Yorkers.
A photo of Porter House Bar and Grill restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(5639)
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Midtown West
Booked 41 times today
Porter House Bar and Grill is a quintessential American dining establishment lauded for its luxurious cuisine and service in the heart of NYC. With a menu that predominantly features meticulously-prepared steaks, the restaurant ensures an unforgettable dining experience. Multiple reviews have praised the "silky smooth Bordeaux" that pairs perfectly with the "tomahawk bone in ribeye", which is described as "absolutely perfect". The stunning view of Central Park adds to the overall ambiance of this iconic eatery. Porter House has been commended for its "beautiful environment", "warm gracious service", and "well-informed and gracious staff". Despite its pricey tag, the restaurant is deemed "worth every penny" because of the "perfectly prepared and presented American cuisine at its finest".
A photo of Quality Meats restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(10184)
Price: Expensive
• American • Midtown West
Booked 40 times today
Quality Meats, located in the heart of Manhattan, is a gem in the world of American fine dining. The restaurant seamlessly blends the classic ambiance of a New York steakhouse with the innovation of modern American gastronomy. Customers consistently sing praises of its top-notch food, service, and overall dining experience. One review even highlights it as the best place for filet mignon, aged ribeye, and burgers in Manhattan. An Australian visitor confirms Quality Meats' global appeal, calling their American steak dinner a highlight of their US journey. Despite its sophisticated menu, Quality Meats maintains a warm, welcoming atmosphere, making every dining experience memorable.
A photo of Redeye Grill restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(4378)
Price: Expensive
• American • Midtown West
Booked 25 times today
Redeye Grill is a top-notch American cuisine restaurant praised heavily in reviews for its excellent food and service. Reviewers commend the restaurant’s ability to elevate classic American dishes through quality and consistency, and appreciate the friendly and professional service. Notable dishes include a creative Zucchini and Squash "spaghetti" for vegetarians and the perfectly cooked Ribeye Tomahawk steak for meat lovers. Furthermore, its exceptional service extends to offering complimentary mini cookies with coffee, which reviewers found charming. With live piano music, a relaxed atmosphere, and varied and inventive menu, Redeye Grill is now a favorite among many customers. Their splendid dining experience is topped off by the unique 'little extras’ offered by the restaurant. Located near Carnegie Hall in Manhattan, it's an excellent choice for a delicious meal in NYC.
A photo of The Smith- Lincoln Square restaurant
4.5
Awesome(11710)
Price: Moderate
• American • Lincoln Square
Booked 203 times today
The Smith- Lincoln Square, situated close to the renowned Lincoln Center in New York City, consistently receives praise for its excellent casual American food and exceptional service. As a lively bistro that offers a good selection of well-made comfort food and drinks, it is a popular choice for pre-theater meals. Customers laud its extensive menu options, which are both quick to arrive and super delicious, making it the ideal spot to sample authentic American cuisine. Further testament to its high quality are the repeated positive mentions of dedicated and professional staff, suggesting an experience that is as enjoyable as it is gastronomically satisfying.
A photo of Cafe Luxembourg restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(8295)
Price: Expensive
• American • Upper West Side
Booked 137 times today
Cafe Luxembourg is offering reservations for indoor and outdoor dining. Walk-Ins are welcome. Our Outdoor Cafe is complete with rain-proof awnings, electric heaters and flexible plexiglass windows for your comfort.Due to demand, we are unable to hold your reservation past the time it has been booked. If you are not present at the time of your reservation, we will offer the table to waiting guests. If you are running late or wish to cancel, please call us at 212-873-7411. We look forward to seeing you soon. The safety and welfare of our employees and guests is a top priority.Cafe Luxembourg has newly installed Merv13 filters, installed in all ducts. The filters trap 98% of airborne particles as small as .3 microns The air is not recycled but forced fresh air. Thank you for your patronage!
A photo of Oceana restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(6898)
Price: Expensive
• American • Midtown West
Booked 59 times today
Oceana, a celebrated restaurant known for its exquisite American cuisine, consistently impresses diners with its impeccable service, delightful atmosphere, and superb culinary offerings. Patrons laud the restaurant's menu, with special praise for dishes such as the Maine Lobster stuffed with crab meat, Jumbo Lump Crab Meat wrapped in Sole, and the best salmon some have ever tasted. One reviewer extols the experience, stating, "The service was outstanding, with several different waiters and managers all table touching and serving us. We felt like royalty." The restaurant, conveniently located near the bustling Theater district, offers a pre-theater three-course dinner, praised for its perfect timing and food options. This highly recommended gem is a must-visit for lovers of American cuisine.
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