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Best American Restaurants in Los Altos

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A photo of Roja Los Altos restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(807)
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Los Altos
Booked 4 times today
Asa Restaurants in Los Altos is a beloved local gem known for its high-quality American cuisine. Based on the reviews, the restaurant excels in providing an unforgettable dining experience with a warm ambience, attentive service, and a diverse menu. Patrons especially note the excellence of the tapas, the Pork Shoulder, and the Pata Jamon Iberico. One diner even attested to being "addicted" to the clams with pancetta, served with anisette cream, garlic, and butter. Even guests opting for appetizers and small plates instead of main dishes consistently praise the freshness and presentation. Others commend the spaghetti carbonara, not overladen with cream but thick with pancetta. Whether it's for a special occasion or a casual meal, Asa Restaurants' consistency in delivering high-quality cuisine and service make it a standout in the American food scene.
A photo of Sundance The Steakhouse restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(5259)
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Palo Alto
Booked 71 times today
Sundance The Steakhouse is the go-to place for a sumptuous steakhouse cuisine experience. Reviewers continually rave about the quality of the food offering, from the prime rib to steak selections, not to mention the delightful dessert options. Many have commended the service, describing it as professional, attentive, and contributing positively to the overall dining experience. The restaurant's ambiance, described as more 18th century than 21st, with its low lights, comfortable booths, and charming fireplace, is repeatedly praised for enhancing the dining mood. Frequent visitors never leave disappointed, recommending the excellent steak and seafood. The consensus is that the prices are well worth the food, service, and ambiance.
A photo of Cucina Venti restaurant
4.5
Awesome(1474)
Price: Expensive
• American • Mountain View
Booked 20 times today
Cucina Venti is an authentic Italian restaurant that has become a favorite among locals and visitors alike. Reviews highlight the restaurant's exceptional service, with waitstaff who are professional, attentive, and knowledgeable about the menu. The food is consistently praised - from the linguini with seafood to the mushroom ravioli in marsala sauce, each dish is delicious and thoughtfully prepared. The restaurant's ambiance is also a major selling point with its beautiful interior design, comfortable seating, and a lovely outdoor space perfect for dining in good weather. With its premium ingredients and expertly crafted dishes, Cucina Venti has established itself as a must-visit for Italian cuisine in the Bay Area.
A photo of Scratch (Mtn View) restaurant
4.3
Awesome(2314)
Price: Expensive
• American • Mountain View
Booked 19 times today
Scratch in Mountain View is a remarkable restaurant that features a diverse array of classic American cuisine. Many reviewers have praised its variety of dishes, from the rotisserie chicken served with mashed potatoes, gravy and colorful vegetables to their crispy fried chicken. The restaurant has also received positive reviews for its attentive service and pleasant interior. Reviewers were also impressed with their unique cocktails and the delicious meatloaf, risotto, and mac and cheese. The quality and freshness of the ingredients are apparent as each dish is made from "scratch". Whether you're in the mood for a simple burger or a gourmet seafood dish, Scratch guarantees a memorable and satisfying dining experience.
A photo of Sekoya restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(114)
Price: Moderate
• American • Palo Alto
Booked 39 times today
Sekoya, a new spot on California Ave in Palo Alto, has been lauded for its excellent execution of contemporary American cuisine. Reviewers applaud the restaurant for its innovative menu of 'California modern' dishes, noting that the food is "beyond extraordinary", "creative", "artistic", and "healthful". The interior is aesthetically pleasing, combining trendy and upscale elements to create a fun yet refined ambiance. The cocktails have also been highly praised, and the fact that Sekoya stays open late adds to its appeal. Despite being a recent addition to the culinary scene, it has rapidly become a beloved local destination, with customers eager to return.
A photo of Dinah's Poolside Restaurant restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(758)
Price: Moderate
• American • Palo Alto
Booked 14 times today
Dinah's Poolside Restaurant is a delightful example of Californian cuisine at its finest. This coveted spot invites guests to immerse in a soothing ambiance, surrounded by beautiful flowers and trees. As explicitly detailed in reviews, Dinah's offers an excellent dining experience, with an array of mouthwatering options. In particular, their fish and chips, Wagyu burger, and Cobb Salad have earned glowing commendation. The menu also boasts an array of Californian wines, offering a diverse selection from regions like Napa Valley, Anderson Valley and Sonoma, effectively celebrating the state's wine culture. Dinah's ensures professionalism and efficiency, evident in numerous compliments towards their attentive and friendly staff. This restaurant epitomizes the cherished 'California vibe', providing a glamorous, warm, and friendly dining experience, beloved by regulars and first-timers alike.
A photo of Steins Beer Garden restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(241)
Price: Moderate
• American • Mountain View
Booked 20 times today
Steins Beer Garden is renowned for its excellent American cuisine and top-notch service as clearly stated in numerous customer reviews. Patrons laud it for its impeccable service, broad menu, and the variety of gourmet options - from healthy dishes to well-prepared fried food. The ambiance, be it in the main dining area, the bar, or the large outdoor patio, is always pleasant, making it a perfect spot for any occasion. According to one review, "The service at Stein’s is always good and the food hot and well cooked. It’s a casual type of place but with really good food and nice ambiance." Patrons also highly appreciate the exceptional beer selection.
A photo of Naschmarkt - Palo Alto restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(348)
Price: Expensive
• American • Palo Alto
Booked 12 times today
Naschmarkt (NASH-MARKed) is a family-owned and operated premier and authentic restaurant that has been proudly serving the Campbell area and beyond since June 2011. Since then, our mission has been to provide high-quality food for all those that wish to combine fun and enjoyable ambiance with skillful cooking into one extraordinary dining experience.The restaurant is named after the largest open-air produce market in Vienna, Austria. Austria’s history and geography influence much of its cuisine. Austria was once the center of the large Austro-Hungarian Empire stretching from France to Russia and from the Baltic Sea to Turkey, imparting a varied heritage to Austria's cuisine. Located in the center of Europe, Austria’s modern-day cuisine is influenced by surrounding countries like Germany, Hungary, Italy, and even France.
A photo of Wildseed Palo Alto restaurant
4.5
Awesome(33)
Price: Moderate
• American • Palo Alto
Booked 63 times today
At Wildseed, a plant-based restaurant and bar by Adriano Paganini, we believe that eating seasonally is the right thing to do because it makes a difference in the way your food tastes and how you feel. Working exclusively with Northern California’s freshest and most seasonal produce, Wildseed serves up hearty, healthy and satisfying meals that pull in global flavors and techniques alongside creative cocktails, local beer, and local, vegan, organic and biodynamic wines.An all-day space, Wildseed offers guests a chance to make a better choice – a place where you can feel good about the decisions you are making. With a full-bar that is also driven by the philosophy of using fresh, sustainable and seasonal ingredients in its cocktails, Wildseed’s space is well suited for hosting groups large and small for snacks and drinks at happy hour, or a full meal throughout the day.
A photo of St. Michael's Alley restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(734)
Price: Expensive
• American • Palo Alto
Booked 17 times today
St. Michael's Alley is a stellar representation of modern American cuisine. The restaurant's patrons commend its high-quality food, extensive wine list, and excellent service. The layered flavors, generous portions, and innovative dishes like the scallop entree and mussels with sausage appetizer are just a few reasons why customers keep returning. From having the "best negroni ever" to providing a quiet and relaxing dining environment for older guests, the restaurant goes above and beyond to cater to its clientele's diverse needs. Furthermore, the outdoor patio dining offers a beautiful ambiance, complimenting the fine dining experience. The unanimous consensus is that St. Michael's Alley offers an outstanding dining experience.
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