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Best American Restaurants in Merrimack


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A photo of Buckley's Great Steaks restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Merrimack
Booked 45 times today
Buckley's Great Steaks is a renowned establishment for its exceptional Steakhouse cuisine. It has been touted by patrons as a go-to spot for superior steaks, outstanding service, and cozy ambience. Several reviews have particularly highlighted its delicious mini-filets, house specials, and customized steak experiences with choices ranging from full flavor to extreme tenderness. The restaurant has been rated as the best Steakhouse in Southern NH, a testament to the high culinary standards they uphold. It has been lauded not only for the outstanding steaks but for its excellent service, perfect timing, and welcoming atmosphere, making it an ideal venue for special occasions and memorable date nights.
A photo of Tomahawk Butchery and Tavern restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Merrimack
Booked 9 times today
Tomahawk Butchery and Tavern has consistently proven itself as a top destination for outstanding steak cuisine. Reviewers applaud the Tavern for its skillful preparation of dishes, particularly the ribeye steak, which has been described as "tender, juicy, and bursting with flavor". The steak tips also earn rave reviews for their deliciousness. It's not just the food that gains accolades but also the excellent service, with commendations for the staff's attentiveness making guests feel valued. The live music and cozy atmosphere only enhance the dining experience. One reviewer summarised the overall impression as an "unforgettable dining experience", demonstrating the Tomahawk Butchery and Tavern's commitment to gastronomic excellence.
A photo of Murphy's Taproom & Carriage House restaurant
Very Good(74)
Price: Moderate
• American • Bedford
Booked 5 times today
Murphy's Taproom & Carriage House is a gem of American cuisine that has won over numerous customers with its great food, friendly service, and lively atmosphere. Customers praise its great selection of tasty dishes, cooked to their precise specifications, and the vouched for its delightful ambience, particularly outdoors with live music. It is also a great place for dates, with excellent food and fantastic staff. Despite being new, even the waiting staff are knowledgeable and pleasant. The pizza and the Green Goddess Salad are highly recommended by guests. Murphy's Taproom & Carriage House, with its delightful fusion of food, service and ambience, truly embodies the spirit of a good American restaurant.
A photo of Uno Pizzeria & Grill - Nashua - Amherst Street restaurant
Very Good(9)
Price: Moderate
• American • Nashua
Uno Pizzeria & Grill on Amherst Street, Nashua stands as an excellent example of good Pizzeria cuisine. A testament to its culinary artistry, are the glowing reviews it continually receives from patrons. Customers have highlighted the speed of their services and the professionalism of their staff, with a special mention of Chris, the ace waiter. Moreover, the fact that the restaurant offers a vegan alternative in their menu so patrons can order comfortably without needing to make changes is commendable. Popular dishes include delicious pizzas and the perfectly cooked lemon grilled salmon, ensuring quality and variety for every palate.
A photo of Cotton restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Manchester
Booked 39 times today
Cotton, located in Manchester, NH, offers delightful Contemporary American cuisine that impresses patrons time and again. Reviews from regular diners praise the restaurant's diverse range of dishes, from butternut squash ravioli and scallops with sweet potato hash, to expertly sautéed buttermilk chicken and flavorful Delmonico steak. Food lovers and "Farm to table nuts” will adore Cotton's commitment to fresh ingredients, while the restaurant's impeccable service and consistently high-quality offerings lead many to deem it their "favorite go-to" eatery. Cotton's inviting atmosphere, complete with old Hollywood posters and a mellow musical backdrop, merely adds to its charm. Whether it's a special celebration, a quick meal during a busy campaign schedule, or simply a night out, Cotton never fails to deliver an outstanding dining experience.
A photo of Firefly American Bistro - New Hampshire restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Manchester
Booked 27 times today
Firefly American Bistro located in New Hampshire is known for its outstanding American cuisine. As observed from the numerous positive reviews, guests often praise the restaurant for its consistent and excellent food, extensive menu, and delightful ambiance. One customer highlighted the lobster risotto, turkey AVOCADO, BLT, and seafood jambalaya as particularly exceptional dishes. The bistro's ambiance has also been commended as a plus, with its charming antique brick building and pet-friendly outdoor patio. Exemplary customer service, including attentive and jovial staff is frequently mentioned in reviews. The dining experience at Firefly American Bistro is said to consistently exceed expectations, making it a "go-to" place in Manchester, highly recommended for any occasion.
A photo of Union Public House restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Nashua
Booked 6 times today
Union Public House is a local hot spot, boasting a uniquely stylish atmosphere, featuring a wood fired oven & an elevated take on American cuisine. Offerings such as local oysters, freshly made pizzas, house-butchered steaks, and much more! The hand crafted cocktails feature fresh and distinctive ingredients. Located right across the street from Nashua's Center for the Arts, and just around the corner from Union's flagship restaurant Stella Blu & The Pearl at Stella Blu. Make sure to stop in for a delicious experience!
A photo of The Common Man Roadside – Millyard restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Manchester
Booked 5 times today
The Common Man Roadside – Millyard has garnered rave reviews for its exceptional American cuisine. Patrons adore this hidden gem in the millyard area, praising its cozy ambiance and rewarding features such as Trivia Night. They showcase a typical American menu, with favorites like buffalo mac and cheese and fish and chips, consistently delivered to perfection. The provision of excellent service also stands out in multiple reviews, with staff lauded for their helpfulness and attentiveness. Despite its growing popularity, the restaurant manages to maintain a relatively uncrowded environment, making it an ideal spot for family gatherings or intimate outings. With its intriguing mix of great food, superb service, and cozy atmosphere, it's no wonder patrons keep coming back for more.
A photo of Stella Blu restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Nashua
Booked 13 times today
Located at an undisclosed location, Stella Blu offers a unique contemporary American dining experience. Its menu, featuring exceptional items like the Lobster Carbonara, Crab Cake, and a variety of Mac-N-Cheese, is praised for its culinary creativity and exquisite flavors. Timely seasonal updates make the menu vibrant and reflective of fresh produce. Its small plates are popular among diners for trying out a variety of flavors. Multiple reviews commend the excellent service and warm ambiance, enhancing the overall dining experience. Critics have highlighted the eatery's explicitly vegetarian options and specialty drinks, particularly the espresso martini, as standout attractions. The broad range of positive reviews testifies to Stella Blu's signature contribution to contemporary American cuisine.
A photo of The Current Kitchen & Bar restaurant
Very Good(16)
Price: Moderate
• American • Manchester
The Current Kitchen & Bar comes highly recommended for its excellent American Cuisine, as evidenced by several glowing reviews from happy customers. The warm and friendly staff, led by servers like Joyce P. and Adam, make patrons feel welcome and well-attended. Menu recommendations from the staff are spot-on, contributing to the outstanding dining experience. The ambiance in the dining room is praised as nice and pretty, enhancing the overall enjoyment. While there may be room for improvement in the seating arrangement, the quality of the food remains exceptional. Patrons are particularly pleased with the cocktails, appetizers, and the great espresso martini. The promising reviews confirm that The Current Kitchen & Bar is a favorite among many, making it a top destination for amazing American cuisine.

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Discover best American restaurants in Merrimack

Explore the vibrant American dining scene in Portsmouth and the Merrimack Valley, where culinary delights meet historical charm. This region is renowned for its variety of American cuisine options, catering to every palate from traditional dishes to innovative culinary creations. Whether you're in the mood for succulent steaks or comforting classics, the restaurants here offer an authentic taste of American gastronomy. Each establishment prides itself on providing not only delicious meals but also a welcoming atmosphere, ensuring a satisfying dining experience for all guests. The dining scene in Merrimack, New Hampshire, reflects a commitment to quality and service, making it a must-visit destination for food enthusiasts. Perfect for both casual diners and gourmet aficionados, these restaurants encapsulate the essence of American dining excellence in the heart of New Hampshire.

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