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Best American Restaurants in Downtown


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A photo of Perry's Steakhouse & Grille - Downtown Austin restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown
Booked 75 times today
Perry's Steakhouse & Grille - Downtown Austin consistently delights its patrons with its high-quality Steakhouse cuisine. Reviewers effusively praise the superb quality of the steaks, with one patron describing the New York Strip steak as "perfectly cooked," "wonderfully tender," and "truly delightful." The other offerings, from appetizers to desserts, are deemed "exceptional." Not only is the food outstanding, but the service is also highly praised for its attentiveness, friendliness, and excellent recommendations. The restaurant's setting in downtown Austin is said to be a "great area." Whether for special occasions or just a great meal, Perry's Steakhouse & Grille is the perfect choice.
A photo of The Well restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Downtown
Booked 35 times today
Based in the heart of Austin, The Well offers a superb contemporary American dining experience. The restaurant has garnered exceptional reviews for its innovative, gluten-free and soy-free menu catering to various dietary needs, including vegetarian, vegan, and meat-eaters. The vibrant and delicious dishes like striped bass, salmon, guacamole and more are all beautifully-plated, exuding creativity and freshness. Reviewers speak highly of the attentive, friendly and professional staff, the relaxing ambiance, and the overall quality of the food. It's noted that The Well is particularly appreciated by those with dietary restrictions, offering them a safe, delicious, and varied menu without compromising taste.
A photo of P6 restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Downtown
Booked 47 times today
P6, an esteemed Contemporary American restaurant, offers a divine culinary affair. Nestled in front of the picturesque Lady Bird Lake, the restaurant is renowned not only for its delicious food but also for the breathtaking sunsets it offers. Patrons laud the eatery's excellent service, great cocktails, and fast delivery of food and drinks. The menu, though not extensive, impresses with exquisite plates such as artisanal cheeses, pickled pearl onion hummus, patatas bravas, and the delectable desserts. Reviewers commonly refer to it as the "perfect place" for good food, a great view, and a hip ambiance. The establishment evidently brings a unique twist to Contemporary American cuisine.
A photo of Dean's Italian Steakhouse restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Downtown
Booked 41 times today
Dean's Italian Steakhouse, located in Austin, Texas, is garnering a sterling reputation for exceptional Steakhouse cuisine. The establishment has earned high praise from its clientele, who commend the delectable food, excellent service, and elegant ambiance. The seafood risotto is lauded for its flavor, and the dry-aged steaks are reported to be perfectly seasoned and cooked. Patrons also commend the dining experience, detailing the attentive, yet non-intrusive staff, and the joyous atmosphere. The restaurant's menu also boasts a broad spectrum of fine wines, cocktails, and desserts. Reviews frequently highlight the seafood platter, A5 Wagyu, lobster bisque, and creamed spinach as favorites. With its warm hospitality and exquisite culinary offerings, Dean's Italian Steakhouse is setting a high standard in Steakhouse cuisine.
A photo of Corner restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Downtown
Booked 32 times today
Welcome to Corner Restaurant! Ideally located in downtown Austin, you’ll find modern Texas fare and local twists on classic recipes, all in a stunning location on the corner of 2nd and Congress. Whether you’re looking for local Austin flavors inspired by the 5 Corners of Texas, delicious cocktails, or the perfect boozy brunch, Corner’s patio bar & restaurant has it all.
A photo of J-Prime Steakhouse Austin restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Downtown
Booked 31 times today
J-Prime Steakhouse in Austin is making waves as a top-rated destination for fine steakhouse cuisine. Reviewers consistently laud its excellent service and delectable menu, calling it "one of the best steakhouses in Austin." This high praise is echoed by many who commemorate special occasions here, lauding the restaurant's attention to detail, outstanding service, and stunning ambiance. The wide-ranging menu is frequently highlighted, with items like the flavorful filet mignon duo, pan-seared scallops, and grilled lollipop lamb chops leaving a lasting impression. Critics also appreciate J-Prime's creative culinary approach, citing dishes like the Bananas Foster, made tableside, as examples of unforgettable dining experiences. With its stellar reputation for top-tier cuisine and impeccable service, J-Prime Steakhouse is a must-visit for steak lovers in Austin.
A photo of The Roosevelt Room restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown
Booked 39 times today
The Roosevelt Room is renowned for its exceptional cocktail bar cuisine. The restaurant's clientele commend the well-balanced drinks, with the rattlesnake cocktail specifically recommended. The extensive selection of spirits and artisan cocktails served by knowledgeable bartenders has won over many patrons. The cocktail list is large, varied, and crafted to perfection with an atmosphere that complements the quality of the drinks. It offers a unique experience with its dark, romantic ambiance, making it an ideal spot for dates or gatherings. While the food menu is reported to be limited, their charcuterie board is a fan favourite. With consistently excellent service and ambiance, The Roosevelt Room is a must-visit for cocktail enthusiasts in Austin.
A photo of Roaring Fork - Downtown, Congress restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown
Booked 28 times today
Roaring Fork - Downtown, Congress, is a fantastic embodiment of Contemporary American cuisine. The restaurant has received glowing reviews from customers who praise the delicious food, excellent service, and cozy ambiance. Patrons especially loved the variety of dishes, highlighting the green chili pork tacos, Mexican Street Corn, and the exquisite steaks that are cooked to everyone's desired temperature. Customers also complimented the accommodating service with staff eager to meet dietary restrictions and provide a memorable dining experience. "The quality, taste & temperature of the food was excellent," one reviewer observed. Other comments include, "the food tasted like i was dining in Monterrey mexico," "Outstanding steak. Outstanding steak. Outstanding steak," and "Luis was an amazing server with a great attention to detail." Roaring Fork - Downtown, Congress, leaves customers full, satisfied and eager to return.
A photo of Group Therapy restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown
Booked 14 times today
Group Therapy is highly recognized for its remarkable Contemporary American cuisine. Patrons of the establishment have lauded the delicious range of dishes, such as the crispy Brussels sprouts, succulent salmon, and the standout lamb lollipops. The restaurant's innovative and flavorsome food is complemented by a trendy, high energy ambiance, often described as perfect for a "date night" or "great night with the girls". Importantly, the service at Group Therapy is also commendable, with multiple reviews highlighting the superb hospitality, intriguing decoration, and commendable cleanliness. Whether you're savoring their hearty entrees, indulging in a chocolate brownie or bread pudding, or enjoying the unique cocktails, Group Therapy offers a compelling dining experience in the realm of Contemporary American cuisine.
A photo of Caroline restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Downtown
Booked 39 times today
Caroline, an American cuisine restaurant, is renowned for its superb dishes and drinks. The restaurant's menu features items such as the Quinoa Chili Bowl, Brush Creek Wagyu Burger, and Buttermilk Pancakes, not forgetting their exclusive Caroline Espresso Martini. Positive restaurant reviews highlight the exceptional food, service, and ambiance. One customer mentioned, "The Mahi Mahi tacos were some of the best I've had to date," while another applauded, "Excellent food, courteous service, very nice ambiance." The restaurant's unique Bulletproof Coffee and Mexican Iced Coffee have also been lauded by patrons. With repeat commendations for the outstanding food and service, Caroline is a definitive choice for quality American cuisine.

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Discover best American restaurants in Downtown

Discover the essence of American cuisine in the vibrant heart of downtown Austin, where a diverse array of restaurants offers a taste of the country's rich culinary heritage. From upscale steakhouses to innovative contemporary eateries, the dining scene in downtown Austin caters to a variety of palates and dining experiences. Each restaurant emphasizes high-quality, locally sourced ingredients, ensuring that every meal is not just a dish but a celebration of American gastronomy. Whether you're in the mood for expertly prepared steaks, health-conscious plates, or creative American classics, downtown Austin's restaurant scene promises an exceptional dining experience. Patrons consistently praise the attentive service, impressive ambiance, and the meticulous preparation of food that makes each dining out a memorable event. Embrace the local flavors and spirited atmosphere that make downtown Austin a must-visit destination for food enthusiasts seeking authentic and innovative American cuisine.

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