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Best American Restaurants in El Paso


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A photo of Casa Pantera restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • El Paso
Booked 19 times today
Casa Pantera, located in El Paso, is a contemporary Mexican restaurant that continues to impress its visitors with its innovative dishes and lively ambiance. Celebrated for its unique and delectable selections such as the Oaxaca corn tamale, carnitas de puerco, and swordfish Veracruzana, the restaurant adds its own twist to traditional Mexican cuisine. This trait has been highly praised in reviews, with many customers noting the delightful surprises in the menu. Casa Pantera has been described as the 'best restaurant in El Paso', with a vibrant and energetic atmosphere that feels 'coastal' and reminiscent of Cancun. Even though the music can be too loud for some, the enthusiastic and knowledgeable staff, coupled with the exquisite food, make dining in Casa Pantera an unforgettable experience.
A photo of Café Central restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • El Paso
Booked 10 times today
Recognized as the finest dining establishment in El Paso, Café Central offers an exceptional Contemporary American cuisine experience. The quality of food, service, and atmosphere has earned it a stellar reputation. Customers frequently note the sea bass, crab cakes, and salads as standout menu items. The restaurant's deep respect for its guests is evident in all aspects of their dining experience, from the strict dress code to the accommodating service, which creates an ambiance perfect for romantic dinners and special occasions. Despite its high-end offerings, reviews highlight Café Central's reasonable pricing, underscoring its commitment to providing high-quality food and service at accessible prices. Reviews also praise its excellent service, attractive ambiance, and its tradition of exceeding customer expectations.
A photo of Taft Diaz restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • El Paso
Booked 4 times today
Taft Diaz, located in Texas, is highly recognized for its outstanding American cuisine. Numerous reviews acclaim the restaurant for its "excellent and unique" food, relaxing atmosphere, and professional staff. Notable dishes recommended by customers include the Mexican butter appetizer, soups, black cod, and the crudo verde. One patron declared Taft Diaz as a "hidden gem in downtown El Paso", praising the half chicken for being "well brined with a hint of garlic, crispy skin, moist on the inside, and fall off the bone tender." The great service, from servers like Francisco and Joe, is also consistently cited, making Taft Diaz a top choice for a quality dining experience.
A photo of Park Tavern restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • El Paso
Booked 5 times today
Park Tavern is a highly acclaimed restaurant renowned for its impeccable American cuisine. Situated in vibrant downtown El Paso, it continues to wow its patrons with great food and service. Customers often rave about the delicious entrees and desserts, with one specifically praising the grilled cheese and the skirt steaks. The unique offerings like the calabacitas, the Asian green beans, and the Brussels sprouts with bacon have been highly recommended too. Another notable mention is the robust cote du Rhone that rounds off the meal perfectly. Service at Park Tavern is also commended, with many customers looking forward to revisiting. This restaurant is a gem of American cuisine with a modern and friendly atmosphere that suits both casual dining and date nights.
A photo of Mesa Street Grill restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • El Paso
Booked 2 times today
Mesa Street Grill offers an exceptional dining experience with an extensive menu reflecting the best of Contemporary American cuisine. This restaurant is highly praised for its warm ambiance, superior service, and an impressive variety of food options. From the Lobster Mac & Cheese, and Porcinni Rubbed Filet Mignon for lunch to a dessert selection featuring Bourbon Street Pecan Pie and Banana Foster Ala Mode, all dishes earn rave reviews for their exquisite taste and presentation. Customers especially acknowledge the unique personal touches, like the personalized menu, and the extra efforts of the staff to make special occasions memorable. Mesa Street Grill's commitment to quality and consistency of its food, as well as its customer service, is highlighted in the reviews, making it a standout choice for Contemporary American cuisine.
A photo of Thyme Restaurant restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • El Paso
Booked 2 times today
Crafted out of sheer Westside flair and a nineteen year trajectory, Thyme Restaurant is a concept reimagined by a couple of couples with an affinity for food, wine and our beautiful Upper Westside neighborhood. It took laughter, conversation and lots of emotion, over many dinners to evolve this coveted space to what you see now. As you dine with us, surround yourself with our fine casual atmosphere amongst friends, family, food, wine, music, art and culture and let your conversations evolve. Thank you for helping us preserve this gem in our beloved neighborhood.
A photo of The Reagan restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • El Paso
Cocktails & Provisions in Downtown El Paso. The dopest bar in the world where the vibes are as dope as our drinks! Embark on a European culinary adventure with our menu, showcasing a delightful array of dishes from escargot to Bahn mi, to chicken milanesa - a harmonious blend with a touch of eclectic flair. Our handcrafted cocktails mirror the meticulousness of kitchen preparation, employing culinary tools to elevate the art of mixology. Immerse yourself in The Reagan's vinyl-only DJ sets, carefully curated blend of jazz and soul, funk, folk, all expertly mixed for a guided listening experience like no other.
A photo of Great American Steakhouse - Cantabria restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Juarez
Booked 1 time today
Great American Steakhouse - Cantabria is a top-notch establishment renowned for its excellent Cortes de carne cuisine. The restaurant has carved out a reputation for itself in Juarez, acclaimed for its outstanding wine pairing and the best-ever wedge salad. Besides the food, many customers have praised the establishment for its excellent service marked by friendly waiters and meticulous knowledge of the menu. The punctual service, regardless of the restaurant's busy schedule, is also noteworthy. Whether celebrating a special occasion or simply craving for a good meal, diners have found the restaurant to offer delicious food at a good price.
A photo of Ristorante Casanova restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • El Paso
Booked 3 times today
Ristorante Casanova has been hailed for its authentic Italian cuisine by an abundance of enthusiastic customers. A standout feature of this eatery is its homemade pastas, praised in several reviews for their delicious taste. Other dishes, such as the fried octopus with polenta as well as the sourdough bread, have also received commendable mentions. Besides its renowned cuisine, Ristorante Casanova is lauded for its exceptional service attributed to the attentive and friendly staff. The addition of live music and a great vibe at the establishment significantly contributes to an unforgettable dining experience that multiple patrons described as a "memorable time".
A photo of Dave & Buster's - El Paso restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • El Paso
The Dave & Buster's in El Paso offers an exemplary American dining experience. Reviewers commend it as one of the best branches they have visited, praising its robust and tasty cuisine. Patrons report that the food arrives hot, fresh, and in a timely manner, contributing to an all-around satisfying dining experience. The service is frequently described as outstanding, with servers who are attentive, patient, and accommodating. It seems that the atmosphere—despite being occasionally described as loud—provides an enjoyable experience, especially for groups. This restaurant stands out as a good example of American cuisine with the added fun of games, making it a popular choice for parties and gatherings.

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Discover best American restaurants in El Paso

Discover the rich flavors of American cuisine in El Paso, TX, where the dining scene is as diverse and vibrant as its cultural heritage. From succulent steaks and fresh seafood to innovative American fusions, the restaurants in El Paso cater to every palate, focusing on quality, authenticity, and a memorable dining experience. Each establishment prides itself on using high-quality ingredients and providing exceptional service, ensuring every meal is an enjoyable event. Whether you're in the mood for a classic American steakhouse ambiance or a more modern culinary twist on traditional dishes, El Paso's restaurants offer an array of choices that are bound to satisfy. The city's commitment to culinary excellence is evident in the consistently high ratings and positive reviews from locals and visitors alike. Experience the warmth of El Paso's hospitality and the deliciousness of its American cuisine offerings, making your dining experience truly unforgettable.

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