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Best American Restaurants in Kirkwood


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A photo of TWO urban licks restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Poncey-Highland
Booked 67 times today
TWO urban licks, lauded for its authentic American cuisine, consistently gets rave reviews for its food and service. Reviewers praise the distinctive preparations of dishes such as the crab cake, scallops, and steak, terming them "outstanding", "amazing", and "delicious". More exotic dishes like the salmon chips, Duck Confit, and Miso Popcorn ice cream are also highly recommended. Despite the bustling atmosphere, diners commend the friendly staff and agree that "service is key". One reviewer encapsulates the experience perfectly, hailing the establishment as a place to appreciate "American Fine Dining Cuisine with a twist". Be it the food, ambiance, or service, TWO urban licks never fails to impress.
A photo of Murphy's restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Virginia Highland
Booked 77 times today
Murphy's restaurant consistently delivers an amazing dining experience that ensures every visit is memorable. High praise is given to the service, the ambience, and most importantly, the food. As a well-established local gem serving for many years, Murphy's excels with its menu, making every dish, from the perfectly prepared striped bass and halibut to the mouthwatering brisket sandwich, a testament to great American cuisine. The exceptional ability to create a diverse selection of well-executed American dishes gets acknowledged frequently in the reviews. Patrons also mention the fantastic brunch options and the creative cocktail selection. It seems that this restaurant is a veritable cornerstone of good American cuisine, successfully "serving our neighborhood so well for so many years".
A photo of Poor Calvin's restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown
Booked 42 times today
Poor Calvin's, renowned for its fusion/eclectic cuisine, is highly esteemed by reviewers for its diverse and gratifying menu, exceptional service, and intimate, eclectic atmosphere. Located in the heart of Atlanta, its innovative dishes showcase a fusion of Thai, Vietnamese, and soul food, in addition to offering a range of vegetarian and vegan options. Reviewers often highlight dishes like the Lobster Fried Rice and Deviled Eggs with Korean Beef, lauding the restaurant's unique twists and generous portion sizes. One diner even compared the quality of their duck dish to one they'd had in Paris. Poor Calvin's is celebrated as a gem of Atlanta's dining scene, recommended for everything from romantic dinners to family gatherings, with many reviewers eager to return.
A photo of 9 Mile Station restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Midtown
Booked 70 times today
9 Mile Station is located right off the Atlanta Beltline on the rooftop of Atlanta's historic Ponce City Market. Offering creative American grill cuisine with regional influences, our menus change regularly based on seasonality and product availability. The 9 Mile Station dining room incorporates an open-style kitchen where you can observe our chefs during your visit. Enjoy one of the best views of the Atlanta Skyline with our unrivaled cocktails here on The Roof at Ponce City Market!
A photo of Saints + Council restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Midtown
Booked 79 times today
Saints + Council is emerging as a top choice in the city for Contemporary American cuisine, already garnering extensive praise for its innovative dishes, impressive ambiance, and top-notch service. Reviewers commend the hearty meals, exceptional taste, and large portions. Its menu features unique dishes such as the grilled Portabella mushroom and tomahawk pork chop, which are said to be the best around. Notably, the restaurant's mussels are gaining a reputation for being "incredible." It is also applauded for its excellent service, with servers providing timely and professional service alongside excellent dinner recommendations. Not forgetting the amazing ambiance: a combination of beautiful indoor and outdoor spaces, which cater to various dining experiences from leisurely and relaxed to vibrant and bustling. Saints + Council's dedication and execution in providing a high-quality Contemporary American dining experience is clearly resonating with its patrons.
A photo of STK - Atlanta restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Midtown
Booked 82 times today
STK - Atlanta is a celebrated steakhouse known for its premier steak cuisine, which seamlessly blends upscale dining with a vibrant club-like ambiance. Its diverse menu features steak house classics such as the Ribeye Spinalis and Dry-Aged Porterhouse, enriched with exquisite toppings like King Crab Oscar and Lobster Tail. Additionally, the restaurant provides an assortment of accompaniments, like Lobster Mac and Cheese, which earn rave reviews. STK - Atlanta has been hailed as "one of the best staff’s in all of Atlanta," with reviewers lauding both the incredible food and the fantastic service. Additionally, the steakhouse is appreciated for its chic atmosphere, with one review stating, "I love STK. It's such a great vibe! No other restaurants in Atlanta give you festive dining vibes in such a chic and upscale environment like STK!"
A photo of South City Kitchen Midtown restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Midtown
Booked 53 times today
South City Kitchen Midtown has solidified its position as a beacon of Southern cuisine through its consistently high quality food and service. Patrons appreciate the elevated traditional Southern comfort food, with dishes such as Springer Mountain Farms Fried Chicken, and Shrimp & Marsh Hen Mill Grits frequently receiving high praise. Reviewers laud their experiences at the restaurant, with one stating, "This was an exceptional dining experience...the highest level of service and quality dining we have had in a very long time." The restaurant also caters to varying palates and preferences through offering diverse menus for dinner, lunch, and brunch. Its acclaimed Southern dishes, combined with outstanding service, makes South City Kitchen Midtown a must-visit dining destination.
A photo of Whiskey Bird restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Morningside-Lenox Park
Booked 26 times today
Whiskey Bird is a neighborhood favorite that specializes in cross-cultural fusion plates paired with classically inspired cocktails served in an easygoing space. Favorite dishes include crispy Brussels sprouts, yakitori, gyoza tacos, chopped salad, poke bowl, WB burger, panko-crusted chicken, and Thai steak and noodle salad.Brunch specialties include jumbo breakfast burritos, Hong Kong chicken and waffles, "bao-benedict", and avocado toast.
A photo of Ray's in the City restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown
Booked 137 times today
Ray's in the City is a delightful seafood restaurant that has earned rave reviews for both its high-quality food and excellent service. Known for their signature seafood dishes such as the Broiled Seafood Platter, Shrimp Scampi, and a variety of fresh seafood towers, customers praise the freshness and great taste. One reviewer eloquently stated, "Seafood is always fresh and well-prepared". Others have highlighted the 'spectacular' customer service and 'fantastic' atmosphere that complement the dining experience. Beyond the seafood, Ray's also caters to diverse taste buds with their shareable sides and delectable desserts. If you are looking for fresh, delicious seafood and a dining experience to match, then a visit to Ray's in the City is a must.
A photo of Atrium restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Old Fourth Ward
Booked 22 times today
The Atrium, located in the vibrant Ponce City Market, stands out as a beacon of excellent American cuisine. The restaurant consistently impresses its diners with its well-crafted menu and superb service, standing out in an area often criticized for mediocrity. Reviewers rave about the unique and delicious dishes, specifically praising the Spanish octopus and the black ink pasta. The Atrium not only offers a great dining experience but also excels in creating a welcoming and accommodating atmosphere. The attentive service, creative cocktails, and the ambience make the Atrium a must-visit destination in Atlanta for lovers of American cuisine.
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