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Best American Restaurants in East Rutherford


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A photo of Matisse 167 restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Rutherford
Booked 4 times today
Cafe Matisse is a gem of Contemporary American cuisine. With reviewers praising its "inventive menu," "creative and delicious food," and "masterful execution," it's clear why the restaurant has captured the hearts of many. Highly recommended dishes include the Chilean sea bass, crab cake, and smoked duck—each having left an unforgettable impression on diners. The ambiance of Cafe Matisse also adds to the dining experience, with its charming and inviting atmosphere. As noted by numerous reviewers, the service is top-notch, with adjectives such as "helpful," "friendly," and "attentive" recurring in their reviews. Diners also lauded the "outstanding dining experience" Cafe Matisse consistently delivers. This establishment is a must-visit for lovers of contemporary American gastronomy.
A photo of Vesta Wood-Fired restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • East Rutherford
Booked 2 times today
Vesta Wood-Fired is a highly regarded Italian restaurant known for its authentic Italian cuisine and excellent customer service. Enthusiastic reviews highlight the delicious authenticity of its dishes, with many patrons particularly praising the brick oven pizza, claiming it's just like in Italy. The menu offerings like grilled artichokes, calamari frittata, clams oregonata, and Italian meatballs have all been described as immaculately prepared and extremely delicious. The excellent service, with attentive and informative waitstaff, is regularly noted, enhancing diners' experience. The ambiance of Vesta Wood-Fired contributes to a lovely dining environment, making it a sought-after destination for those seeking a taste of Italy.
A photo of Biggie's restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Carlstadt
Booked 6 times today
Biggie's is highly recognized for its excellent American cuisine, providing a wide variety of delectable dishes that satisfy different taste buds. The menu consists of an array of American classics such as New England Clam Chowder, Caesar Salad, and a selection of burgers. Even seafood lovers have numerous options like East Coast Oysters, Lobster Bisque, and a unique Biggie's Clam Pizza. Reviewers frequently praise the restaurant's “great food” with "so many options," "great service," and "excellent ambiance." Infusing the traditional American cuisine with a modern twist, Biggie’s successfully caters to their customers' diverse palates. Many reviews mention the "fresh, hot" food, "minimal wait time," and "efficient service," making Biggie’s a beloved destination for American cuisine enthusiasts.
A photo of Carnegie Diner & Cafe restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Secaucus
Booked 32 times today
Carnegie Diner & Cafe is renowned for its outstanding American cuisine, located in an accessible location. The restaurant boasts a generous, diverse menu with food made fresh on-site, even offering a full page of plant-based options. This is a testament to their commitment to catering to the tastes of a wide range of customers. The restaurant is praised for its fair prices, especially for New York City, while also providing large portions. A consistent highlight in the reviews is the quality of the food, with dishes like the Free Range Chicken and Lobster Mac & Cheese garnering recognition. The customers also appreciated the great service and atmosphere. Although the music gets a bit loud, the overall experience is considered wonderful. The management's attention to customer satisfaction is often noted, such as promptly adjusting the volume upon request and recognizing a couple's 50th anniversary. With such a vibrant selection, cordial service, and a lively ambiance, Carnegie Diner & Cafe undoubtedly offers a satisfying American dining experience.
A photo of The Shannon Rose of Clifton restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Clifton
Booked 3 times today
Located in Clifton, The Shannon Rose is renowned for its excellent Irish cuisine. The restaurant has been praised in reviews for its authentic Irish meals, with delightful mentions of dishes like Shepards Pie and Corned Beef & Cabbage, and a wide selection of Irish Whiskey. The establishment is also recognized for its great service, reasonable pricing, and warm atmosphere reminiscent of a local Irish pub. Customers appreciate the wide variety of food options, catering to different dietary needs with options for both vegans and meat-lovers. The Shannon Rose ensures a welcoming and pleasant dining experience with its friendly and accommodating staff.
A photo of House of Que - American Dream Mall restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • East Rutherford
House of Que - American Dream Mall is highly renowned for its authentic Barbecue cuisine. Customers continually praise the quality and authenticity of the food, with reviews often mentioning the excellent service and the generous portion sizes. One review even confirmed the authenticity of their food by stating, "My friend is from Austin, TX and she could attest that it was authentic food." The tantalizingly delicious food combined with the exceedingly friendly and efficient service makes this place a favourite among patrons. Whether it's the half-pound brisket with curly fries or the irresistible drinks, everything is "EXTREMELY worth it!", making House of Que a must-visit for Barbecue lovers.
A photo of THE GAMEROOM restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • East Rutherford
Booked 6 times today
Enjoy expertly crafted, chef-inspired selections of appetizers, entrees, and desserts in immersive themed environments including the Vault private room, Candy Land Shake Bar and Game Bar.
A photo of White Castle - Hasbrouck Heights restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Moonachie
Fine dining is back at White Castle this Valentine’s Day and craviiiier than ever! From steamy Sliders to decadent desserts you’re guaranteed to impress that special someone (or crew) you love so much! So step up your game and dine with us a la carte or dig into The Love Clutch Collection full of delicious delights. Give the special Cravers in your life the royal treatment at White Castle on February 14th. Because everyone wants to hear those three little words: We’re. Getting. Sliders. P.S. Here are a few lines to help set the mood—FREE OF CHARGE: I only have fries for you Mozzstix & chill? You’re my crave-orite I’d put a Chicken Ring on it
A photo of Tio Taco + Tequila - Clifton restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Clifton
A photo of Around the Clock Diner restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Secaucus
Around the Clock is located in Court A, Level 3 of American Dream mall. Located off Parking Deck A - 2 levels above BIG SNOW.Around The Clock Diner offers an extensive menu of diner classics, breakfast favorites, epic sandwiches, burgers, homemade donuts, shakes and more. Every dish is made with high-quality ingredients and served in generous portions at a reasonable cost. We also offer a full bar with beer, wines from around the world, spirits and signature cocktails. Around The Clock Diner is Jersey proud, owned and operated by a local family with over 50 years in the restaurant and diner industry.

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Discover best American restaurants in East Rutherford

East Rutherford, New Jersey, in the heart of Bergen County, offers a vibrant American dining scene ideal for enthusiasts of classic and innovative American cuisine. Nestled in this bustling locale, a selection of restaurants presents a variety of American dishes that cater to different palates and dining preferences, from traditional barbecue flavors to modern culinary innovations. Each restaurant in the area prides itself on providing a unique dining experience, featuring high-quality ingredients, skilled preparation, and a commitment to exemplary service. The dining ambiance across these establishments ranges from casual and family-friendly to more sophisticated and upscale settings, ensuring a suitable option for any occasion. Patrons can expect a satisfying meal whether they're looking for a hearty dinner, a light lunch, or a special game-day treat. This area's focus on top-notch American cuisine not only reflects its culinary identity but also enhances the overall dining experience for locals and visitors alike.

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