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Best American Restaurants in Meatpacking District

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A photo of Cafe Cluny restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(2120)
Price: Expensive
• American • West Village
Booked 66 times today
Cafe Cluny, situated in the heart of NYC, is highly praised for its outstanding French cuisine. The restaurant fills every dining experience with a charming, cozy ambience, offering an array of delightful dishes such as roasted chicken, salmon, and a unique buffalo chicken dumplings. Regular patrons commend its impeccable service, diverse menu, and unforgettable, flavorful meals. The French onion soup and the chocolate pudding are a must-try. The casual yet high-quality vibes of Cafe Cluny have made it a preferred spot for celebratory occasions, as well. It is applauded as a favorite Sunday Supper spot and one of the best French restaurants in New York.
A photo of RH Guesthouse, The Dining Room restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(764)
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Meatpacking District
Booked 60 times today
Located just a short walk from Little Island and Whitney Museum, RH Guesthouse, The Dining Room provides a memorable dining experience, with an emphasis on American comfort food. The restaurant offers a serene, spacious dining room and an attentive staff, ensuring an exceptional service. Patrons particularly rave about the breakfast offerings, including their very thin pancakes paired with crisp bacon, and generous portions of salmon and latkes with caviar. Despite having a streamlined menu, the restaurant is celebrated for its high-quality food; the American Breakfast and Italian Benedict with a Truffle upgrade come highly recommended. Though a little on the pricier side, the excellent food, captivating ambiance, and professional service make RH Guesthouse, The Dining Room a worthy splurge.
A photo of STK - Rooftop restaurant
4.1
Excellent(3073)
Price: Expensive
• American • Meatpacking District
Booked 64 times today
STK - Rooftop is hailed for its delicious Contemporary American cuisine. Patrons laud the diverse menu, raving about entrées like the Mushroom & Truffle Tagliatelle and the Miso Glazed Chilean Sea Bass, paired perfectly with a vast selection of wines sourced from around the globe. The rooftop setting offers a scenic view, enhancing the dining experience. From the service to the ambiance, reviewers consistently praise the exceptional hospitality of the staff, specifically citing waiters Jeffrey, Amber, and William for their personable and knowledgeable service. One reviewer summed it up as an "absolutely perfect evening", honing in on the restaurant's ability to blend cuisine, ambiance, and top-notch service for a delightful dining experience.
A photo of Little Ruby's Cafe - West Village restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(227)
Price: Moderate
• American • West Village
Booked 86 times today
Since 2003, Little Ruby’s Cafe has brought Australian cafe culture to New York City, offering approachable all-day fare, specialty drinks, and a full coffee program. Open for brekkie, lunch and dinner 7 days a week, Little Ruby’s Cafe’s beloved menu features the signature burgers, pastas, salads and brunch classics, all served in thoughtfully designed spaces.Located on the landmark corner of West 4th St & 7th Avenue, our newest Little Ruby’s Cafe features an airy, multi-level space. A first for Little Ruby’s, West Village offers a full bar with an exclusive cocktail program alongside our classic menu with new dishes unique to the location. With an expansive terrace and sweeping windows, the West Village restaurant invites guests to absorb the energy of the neighborhood as they enjoy their morning brekkie or grab cocktails and dinner with friends. Opening October 2023. Little Ruby’s West Village will be open 7 days a week for brekkie, lunch and dinner.
A photo of Little Owl restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(4149)
Price: Expensive
• American • West Village
Booked 92 times today
The Little Owl sits nestled in West Village, captivating food enthusiasts with its astounding Mediterranean cuisine. Many reviews echo the high quality of food, terming dishes as "outstanding," "brilliant" and, more notably, "inspiring." What sets this restaurant apart is not just the vast, carefully curated Mediterranean menu, which arrays from Gravy Meatball Sliders to Skirt Steak & Eggs, but also the charm and warmth that encapsulates the entire dining experience. The Little Owl's outdoor seating option offers customers a unique chance to enjoy the vibrant neighborhood while savoring their meal. The restaurant's ability to craft a delightful epicurean respite that keeps customers returning is also noteworthy.
A photo of Zou Zou's restaurant
4.5
Awesome(1301)
Price: Expensive
• American • Hell's Kitchen
Booked 121 times today
Zou Zou's is an iconic Mediterranean restaurant, celebrated for its unique spin on culinary favorites. Reviews continue to laud its delicious and inventively prepared dishes, complemented by its vibrant and trendy environment. Patrons highly recommend the variety of dips, the Moroccan Fried Chicken, and the Branzino, among other dishes. The staff is described as attentive and knowledgeable, making for an outstanding experience. Zou Zou’s is also recognized for its alluring ambience and excellent service, with several reviewers eager to return during their next visit to New York City. Whether you're a discerning foodie or someone seeking a novel dining adventure, this restaurant is a must-visit for an unforgettable food experience.
A photo of The Smith - Nomad restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(5607)
Price: Moderate
• American • Gramercy Park
Booked 159 times today
The Smith - Nomad, situated at the lively intersection of Broadway and 28th Street in NYC, is a trusted favorite for its consistently delightful American food. The festive atmosphere under the twinkling string lights complements the good old classic American dishes, with a modern twist. Reviewed as "a reliable NYC standard", The Smith has something for everyone on their diverse menu. Celebrated for being kid-friendly, offering good-sized portions, and providing excellent service, this restaurant impresses both locals and out-of-towners. Add to that their fantastic assortment of local beers, ciders, and cocktails. Even amid the hustle of NYC, The Smith - Nomad stands out as a great place for American cuisine lovers.
A photo of STK - NYC - Meatpacking restaurant
4.1
Excellent(3919)
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Meatpacking District
Booked 15 times today
Located in the bustling Meatpacking District of New York City, STK offers a steakhouse dining experience that's a fusion of fine cuisine and vibrant nightlife. Customers rave about the exceptional service, with waiters like William, Christian, and Adam earning high praises for their attentive and personable demeanor. Diners particularly recommend the exquisite "tomahawk" steak, deeming it one of the best they've ever tasted, and the "Delmonico steak" is also a favorite. Non-steak entrees like the "fish and chips" and "lobster & eggs benedict" are equally praised. The lively and energetic atmosphere is heightened by the DJ's music, setting STK apart from a typical steakhouse. The food, service, and atmosphere combine to create unforgettable dining experiences, one reason why STK often gets chosen for celebrating special occasions.
A photo of Westville - Chelsea restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(482)
Price: Moderate
• American • Chelsea
Booked 55 times today
Westville - Chelsea is a popular restaurant praised for its excellent American cuisine. Located in the heart of Chelsea, the establishment has consistently received positive reviews for its high-quality food and commendable service. The restaurant is noted to be 'vegetable forward', catering to a wide audience including health-conscious individuals, vegans, and carnivores. Reviewers rave about the "absolutely fantastic fresh food" and impressive options for food allergies. Lauded for its "wonderful atmosphere", it is the perfect go-to spot for brunch or lunch with its generous portion sizes and "delicious veggies". Despite being a busy restaurant, the service remains "pristine" and their accommodating nature towards families and children is appreciated.
A photo of The Mary Lane restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(126)
Price: Expensive
• American • West Village
Booked 2 times today
The Mary Lane emerges as a distinguished gem in the American cuisine, located in the culturally rich neighborhood of the West Village. The restaurant has been consistently praised for its exceptional food and service. Patrons rave about its range of delectable dishes, from farm-to-table options to delightful desserts, with high acclaim for their king trumpet mushroom tartare and pan-roasted scallops. Reviewers also commend the restaurant's innovative cocktails & diverse wine selection, and its stylish, cozy interior that exudes a great vibe. The Mary Lane has continually provided memorable dining experiences, prompting customers to return and relish their offerings.
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