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Best American Restaurants in Kenilworth


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A photo of Boulevard Five72 restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Kenilworth
Booked 8 times today
Boulevard Five72 is widely recognized for its excellent contemporary American cuisine. Patrons praise the varied menu and high-quality dishes; from the crowd favorite, almond crusted cod to the impeccable grilled veal chop with a creamy parmesan risotto. The compelling reviews speak volumes about the sophisticated menu, brunch offerings like the best-ever French toast and delightful pancakes, and not forgetting the restaurant's unique buy: unlimited $3 glasses of champagne. Service is consistently recognized as exceptional, with a friendly, knowledgeable, and non-intrusive staff. From its beautifully cooked food, well-curated cocktails, to its exceptional service, Boulevard Five72 consistently provides a superior dining experience that brings customers back time and again.
A photo of La Griglia restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Kenilworth
Booked 10 times today
La Griglia is an exceptional Italian restaurant celebrated for its refined cuisines, attention to detail, and warm hospitality. Numerous reviews praise the restaurant's excellent service, from the bar's unique cocktails to the host's professionalism. The diverse Italian menu caters to a wide range of taste buds, with several dishes including the Endive Salad and veal bone in parmigiana mentioned in glowing terms. Their wine list is robust and carefully curated, focusing mainly on Italian wines. Reviewers note that the food is consistently high-quality and beautifully presented, often mentioning the freshness and flavor. Diners frequently emphasize their return intentions, indicating La Griglia's consistent ability to provide a remarkable dining experience.
A photo of Sweet Waters Steak House restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Westfield
Booked 25 times today
Sweet Waters Steak House consistently provides an exceptional dining experience steeped in Steakhouse cuisine. Diners wax lyrical about the delectable food, which often features perfectly cooked filet mignon and ribeye prepared to perfection. The restaurant has garnered rave reviews for its grilled octopus appetizer, colossal shrimp, and cognac mushrooms. The service is continually praised as professional and attentive, with servers often receiving personal commendations for their efforts. The steakhouse is located in a beautiful town, adding to its charm and appeal. Sweet Waters is highly recommended for its considerable drink list, delightful ambiance, and excellent service. Overall, it's a local favorite that never disappoints its patrons, and an ideal place for a date night, celebration, or simply a treat-yourself-meal.
A photo of House 157 Restaurant & Bar restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Roselle Park
Booked 20 times today
House 157 Restaurant & Bar is an acclaimed establishment, that delivers a rich Creole / Cajun / Southern dining experience. As per customer reviews, this restaurant embodies excellent service, delicious food, and unique ambiance that make for an unforgettable experience. The food is highlighted as "tasty", "very good", "superb" and "amazing", with standout dishes like the lobster mac and cheese, surf and turf, and apple crumb cheesecake. The birthday celebrations are reported to be wonderful—making it a great choice for special occasions. As one reviewer says, it is "one of the hottest restaurants in Union County and New Jersey". Undoubtedly, House 157 is a top choice for good Creole / Cajun / Southern food lovers.
A photo of Garlic Rose Bistro - Cranford restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Cranford
Booked 4 times today
Garlic Rose Bistro in Cranford stands out for its exceptional contemporary Italian cuisine. With an ambiance exuding an old-school Italian bistro feeling, the restaurant is highly favored, and reviewers frequently praise the excellent service, warm atmosphere, and the outstanding food. While the menu may not be extensive, it boasts a variety of not-so-typical Italian choices, many with a garlic flair, staying true to its name. Dishes such as the creamy eggplant rollatini, flavorful pasta, stuffed mushrooms, and teriyaki scallops come highly recommended. Even garlic lovers and non-lovers alike leave more than satisfied. With excellent service, great Italian food, and a wide range of wine selections, Garlic Rose Bistro certainly deserves its high standing among Italian food aficionados.
A photo of 100 Steps Kitchen + Raw Bar restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Cranford
Booked 9 times today
100 Steps Kitchen + Raw Bar is an acclaimed restaurant renowned for its exceptional seafood. Numerous reviews confirm the freshness and quality of its offerings, including a wide variety of "unbelievable" raw oysters and clams that are said to be the best ones the customers have ever had. Visitors also rave about the "amazing" happy hour oysters and the Seafood grand tower. The freshness of the seafood is continuously highlighted, with "fresh oysters" featured prominently in the raw bar. Beyond seafood, the menu also features innovative dishes that are "very well executed". A favorite amongst locals and tourists alike, 100 Steps Kitchen + Raw Bar is said to provide an "excellent dining experience overall" and is widely considered to be one of the best seafood restaurants in the area.
A photo of White Castle - Union restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Clark
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 Il Gabbiano New Jersey restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Cranford
Booked 3 times today
Located in the heart of New Jersey, Il Gabbiano offers a remarkable Italian dining experience which is reflected in its consistently high praise from customers. The restaurant is celebrated for its excellent food and service, often described as a hidden gem in the area. The dishes maintain a strong relevance to authentic Italian cuisine, with the eggplant parmigiana being a notable favorite among patrons. It's not just the food and service that make Il Gabbiano stand out. The charming ambiance, with options for both indoor and outdoor dining, adds to the overall pleasant experience. Furthermore, it offers great value for money, highly recommended by numerous reviews for its quality fare, delightful atmosphere, and professional, courteous staff.
A photo of Carriage House Restaurant restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Millburn
Booked 3 times today
Carriage House Restaurant is a haven of Contemporary American cuisine, offering an exquisite dining experience with dynamic entertainment. As praised in numerous reviews, this establishment not only provides well-chosen, innovate menu items including superb lamb shank, seafood paella, and rich, dark chocolate sorbet, but also takes serious precautions regarding customer safety amid COVID-19. Customers feel comfortable and at ease with the restaurant's arrangements, including temperature checks and well-spaced tables. The Carriage House's dedication to quality is evident in its satisfied customers who return regularly for stand-out brunch and dinner experiences, as well as for its unique Brookside Cabaret series. Its offerings are a testament to the creativity and appeal of contemporary American cooking.
A photo of Fin Raw Bar - Summit restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Summit
Booked 18 times today
Fin Raw Bar - Summit is a much-praised seafood restaurant with rave reviews from its patrons. Diners commend it for consistently delivering "fresh, innovative, and enjoyable" seafood dishes. They note that it "always delivers a delicious meal and a pleasant dining experience." Patrons are particularly fond of the restaurant's BYOB status and the attentive service provided by the friendly and efficient staff. The restaurant’s food selection, including items like the salmon, lobster sliders, and oysters, are appreciated for their freshness and perfect preparation. With regulars stating it's the "best seafood restaurant in the area", Fin Raw Bar continues to demonstrate its relevance in the seafood cuisine landscape.
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