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Best American Restaurants in Little Rock


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A photo of Brave New Restaurant restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Little Rock
Booked 26 times today
Brave New Restaurant is a gem in the realm of Contemporary American cuisine. The restaurant delivers consistently outstanding culinary experiences, as reflected in countless reviews. Patrons particularly praise the delicious fare such as the heirloom tomato and burrata appetizer, shrimp and avocado salad, walleye with a unique sauce, beef tenderloin, and lobster salad. The plating receives commendation for being not only appealing but artistic as well. The ambiance of outdoor dining by the river, enhanced with overhead heaters and under-table warmers, is noted as an exceptional experience. Even though an instance of serving food at room temperature was reported, the overall consensus remains that the quality, presentation, and taste of the food make Brave New Restaurant an absolute favorite in the area. Whether for a special occasion or an ordinary day, this restaurant promises a dining experience that never disappoints.
A photo of Cypress Social restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • North Little Rock
Booked 49 times today
Cypress Social is hailed highly for its excellent service and delicious American cuisine. Each review repeatedly praises the restaurant's spectacular service, with staff making diners feel 'the only table there' and 'knowledgeable about everything from the special to the liquors'. The food is universally recognized as 'exquisite', from 'fried green tomatoes' to 'pork chop and smoked chicken', every dish is 'consistently good'. The restaurant goes above and beyond to create unforgettable experiences for their customers' special occasions. It has also been appreciated for its 'great food, drinks and exceptional service' in a 'beautiful' setting, making it a top pick for American cuisine.
A photo of Allsopp & Chapple Restaurant + Bar restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Little Rock
Booked 23 times today
Located in Little Rock, Allsopp & Chapple Restaurant + Bar is a contemporary American dining gem. The restaurant has received glowing reviews for its variety and quality of dishes, with one reviewer calling it their "favorite restaurant in Little Rock." The menu is cleverly crafted with unique offerings like 'Parmesan Chicken' and 'Redfish', both of which have received high praise. Their drink offerings, like the 'Animal Farm' cocktail, are also broad and inventive. The restaurant's ambience is praised for being formal yet romantic, and the service is praised as 'attentive, cordial and professional'. The consistent raves about the food, service, and setting make Allsopp & Chapple Restaurant + Bar a prime choice for contemporary American cuisine.
A photo of Petit & Keet restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Little Rock
Booked 13 times today
Petit & Keet, located in Little Rock, is a new favorite among diners for its remarkable contemporary American cuisine. Garnering rave reviews, Petit & Keet is lauded for its meticulous food preparation, incorporating outstanding flavors that perfectly suit the palate. Dishes like the seared tuna, braised short ribs with grits and greens, and the Parmesan-crusted chicken have been highly-recommended. One satisfied customer even hailed the restaurant for having "one of the best meals I have ever had," comparing it favorably to experiences in various foodie destinations such as New York and Seattle. The restaurant’s staff, service, ambiance, and cocktail offerings too get equally high praise. The exceptional food, service, and atmosphere at Petit & Keet make it a go-to spot for both special occasions and regular dining.
A photo of Park Grill - Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Little Rock
Booked 15 times today
Park Grill - Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts is renowned for its exceptional American cuisine. Nestled in the heart of Little Rock, it offers a stunning dining experience, delighting guests with its beautiful views, fantastic menu, and outstanding service. Praised for its "great food," "beautiful setting," and "terrific service," the restaurant frequently attracts patrons seeking a memorable meal. It's been described as a "wonderful addition to central Arkansas," with an "interesting and delicious menu." Though it may be "pricey," the quality of food and ambiance assure guests that it's "worth it for special occasions." The restaurant's commitment to top-notch American cuisine and a remarkable dining experience secures its position as a must-visit in the Arkansas culinary scene.
A photo of SO Restaurant restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Little Rock
Booked 7 times today
SO Restaurant is highly praised for its exquisite Contemporary American cuisine and excellent service. With numerous rave reviews, customers commend the creativity of the menu, the high quality of ingredients, and artful preparation of dishes. The eatery's seafood fondue and chocolate sack dessert are particularly unforgettable and regularly recommended. The restaurant's fun and inventive cocktail menu is also a highlight. A number of guests commented that though the menu is pricey, they found the quality of the food and the overall experience completely worth it. The service is consistently described as attentive and personable, adding to the overall dining experience at SO Restaurant.
A photo of Table 28 - Little Rock restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Little Rock
Booked 4 times today
Based in Little Rock, Table 28 is celebrated for its exquisite American cuisine. Reviews note its "cute and quirky" atmosphere paired with "creative food done well". Many patrons commend the experience for special occasions, mentioning the special treatment for birthdays and anniversaries. Specific praise was given to the Quail Lollipops, defining it as a "thoroughly loved dining experience". The cocktail menu was also highlighted, with the America's cup cocktail being labelled the "best cocktail in Arkansas". Notably, service was rated as exceptional, with one review indicating that "the service was great, and the servers catered to every need". Any visit to Table 28 is not just a meal, but a culinary experience that leaves patrons eager to return.
A photo of 42 bar and table at The Clinton Presidential Center restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Little Rock
Booked 5 times today
42 bar and table at The Clinton Presidential Center stands out for its excellent American cuisine. Patrons celebrate this restaurant for its excellent service and beautiful location with views of the river and natural surroundings. The majority of the reviews highlight the delicious meals, particularly the brisket grilled cheese, mahi-mahi, pork chops, and the fixed price menu that offers three courses. Patrons have also had unforgettable experiences with the restaurant's atmosphere and professional staff. Visitors often describe their experience in terms of quality, professionalism, and superior service. It's a favourite among locals and visitors who look forward to coming back.
A photo of Capital Bar and Grill restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Little Rock
Booked 11 times today
Capital Bar and Grill, located in Arkansas, serves exceptional Southern cuisine that made it a beloved spot among locals and tourists. With an extensive list of wines and friendly, professional service, it is a place that ensures memorable dining experiences. Customers rave about the perfectly-cooked and seasoned New York Strip Steak, braised short ribs and the always-hit parmesan fries. The restaurant prides itself on their savory Southern comfort dishes, such as the unique grilled pimento cheese sandwich. Customers also recommend the shrimp and grits, duck and andouille gumbo, and delicious cocktails. The Capital Bar and Grill, with its cozy and clean environment, promises a delightful Southern dining experience in every visit.
A photo of Heritage Grille Steak & Fin restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Little Rock
Booked 2 times today
Heritage Grille Steak & Fin is acclaimed for its exquisite Steakhouse cuisine. The reviewers speak highly of the venue, with glowing testimonies regarding the exceptional quality of their offerings. One review states the Bone-In Ribeye was exemplary, while another praises the perfect preparation of their filet steak. Even the risotto and redfish get an honorable mention, with customers labeling them as "steakhouse style." The menu boasts a robust selection of steaks like the 16oz New York Strip Steak, 14oz Bone-In Berkshire Pork Chop, and the 16oz USDA Black Angus Ribeye. The service is also well-regarded, with praise for the staff's professionalism and attentiveness. Heritage Grille Steak & Fin seems to provide an overall standout experience, with one customer stating it was the "best they've had in LR in years."

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Discover best American restaurants in Little Rock

Discover the vibrant American dining scene in Little Rock, Central Arkansas, where a variety of restaurants offer a rich tapestry of flavors that cater to every palate. From traditional Southern comfort foods to innovative contemporary American dishes, each establishment in Little Rock provides a unique culinary experience. Emphasizing local ingredients and creative menu designs, these restaurants reflect the city's dedication to high-quality, authentic American cuisine. Whether you're in the mood for wood-fired specialties, expertly crafted cocktails, or seasonal seafood delights, Little Rock's American dining establishments are sure to impress. The dining scene here is not just about food; it's about creating memorable experiences with excellent service and inviting atmospheres. Ideal for both casual diners and gourmet enthusiasts, Little Rock serves as a hub for those who appreciate the art of American cooking at its best.

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