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Best American Restaurants in Oakdale

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4.5
Awesome(1844)
Price: Expensive
• American • Oakdale
Booked 54 times today
View restaurant offers a splendid showcase of Contemporary American cuisine. Reviewers consistently praise the exquisite food, with a menu incorporating diverse selections from land and sea, including Filet Mignon, Roasted Faroe Island Salmon, and an impressive raw bar. The dining experience is further elevated by an extensive drinks roster, featuring wines, spirits, and handmade cocktails. Outstanding dishes singled out by patrons include the baby back ribs, lobster roll, and scallops, lauded for their balance and generous portions. "Every course was perfect. From the Duck Tacos to the Scallops with truffle risotto and lobster rolls. We can’t wait to come back!" one reviewer enthuses. This high-end restaurant also receives kudos for its welcoming atmosphere, remarkable service, and being child-friendly.
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4.7
Exceptional(421)
Price: Moderate
• American • Islip
Booked 37 times today
Jackson Hall American Bar & Grille is distinguished for its mouth-watering American cuisine, presenting the true flavor of America with an extensive range of delectable dishes. Customers have been frequenting this place for years, often introducing their friends to this culinary gem. As per the reviews, the best dishes here are the lobster dishes, with special praise for the lobster roll, described as the "best ever". Other favorites include skirt steak and prime rib, both cooked to absolute perfection. Reviewers have also lauded the generous portions, reasonable prices, and top-notch service. The restaurant consistently lives up to the multitude of positive reviews, cementing its place as a go-to location for exceptional American cuisine.
A photo of Oakdale Brew House restaurant
4.5
Awesome(17)
Price: Expensive
• American • Oakdale
Booked 5 times today
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A photo of The Wayward Kitchen & Cocktails restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(210)
Price: Moderate
• American • Sayville
Booked 22 times today
The Wayward Kitchen & Cocktails is highly praised for its outstanding American cuisine. Located on Main St, it offers a delightful and authentic culinary experience. Excellent service, complemented by the staff's personalized attention, contribute significantly to its popularity. The restaurant's atmosphere is embraced in glowing reviews, with patrons referring to it as "a great place for people watching," and commending its "wonderful environment". Customers frequently commend the food's high quality and taste, one review saying the food was "spot on" and "absolutely delicious". The Wayward Kitchen & Cocktails, through its great service, food, and atmosphere, truly exemplifies American cuisine at its best.
A photo of Butera's Restaurant of Sayville restaurant
4.5
Awesome(1393)
Price: Moderate
• American • Sayville
Booked 5 times today
Butera's Restaurant of Sayville has created a compelling reputation for being a beloved hub of Italian cuisine. From its origins in Massapequa Park to its current location in Sayville, the restaurant has consistently upheld its tradition of outstanding food, drinks, and service, as quoted from various customer reviews. Noted to be generous with portion sizes and consistently delicious, Butera's offers an extensive menu promising a genuine Italian dining experience. It's a go-to spot for local Italian food enthusiasts and is highly recommended for its excellent service, with the manager, Paul, being highly appreciated for his welcoming attitude. The restaurant is valued not only for its food but also for its warm, customer-friendly environment. Whether it's a family celebration or a casual dinner, Butera's always guarantees an enjoyable experience.
A photo of Shandon Court restaurant
4.4
Awesome(534)
Price: Expensive
• American • East Islip
Booked 3 times today
Shandon Court is a highly praised restaurant, renowned for its Continental cuisine. Patrons consistently acclaim it for its exceptionally prepared food and excellent service. It has been described as a "hidden neighborhood gem," with a welcoming atmosphere often enhanced by live music performances. Special mention is given to the "expert bartender" and the accommodating staff who cater to dietary restrictions, making every guest feel valued. The corned beef and cabbage dish is particularly commended as possibly the "best" some have ever had. Visitors also commend the restaurant's location, offering convenience with its proximity to the major routes and transportation hubs. Shandon Court is, without a doubt, a delightful destination for Continental cuisine lovers.
A photo of The Lakehouse restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(3032)
Price: Expensive
• American • Bay Shore
Booked 43 times today
The Lakehouse, a contemporary American cuisine restaurant, is praised for its exemplary dining experience. It garners consistent acclaim for its succulent Berkshire Pork Chops and Halibut, expertly crafted by Chef Andrew. Its diverse menu, focusing on new American and seafood, features remarkably executed dishes such as marinated skirt steak with gorgonzola butter and herbed fries or the perfectly cooked venison. Beyond the cuisine, the ambiance of the restaurant is equally appreciated, with diners lauding its beautiful setting overlooking the Great South Bay. Despite occasional remarks about portion sizes and busy reservation lists, the overall consensus from reviews reflects The Lakehouse's commitment to top-notch food and service, solidifying its reputation as one of the best restaurants on Long Island. Whether for a casual lunch, romantic date night, or special celebration, The Lakehouse is an essential spot for lovers of contemporary American cuisine.
A photo of Whalers restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1313)
Price: Expensive
• American • Bay Shore
Booked 58 times today
Whalers restaurant offers a brilliant rendition of Contemporary American cuisine. Perched by the water, patrons relish the ambiance paired with an outstanding service. The menu offers a diverse range of dishes with reviews highlighting the mussel appetizer's exquisite broth, the delicious seafood paella, the creamy crème brûlée, the perfectly cooked scallops, and the heavenly lobster mac and cheese. The restaurant creates an ideal summer vibe with pleasant staff interactions and beautiful views. Whalers also prides itself in offering vegetarian options, with the cauliflower dish being a delightful surprise. Reviewers mentioned the neat, clean atmosphere and attention to detail that made their dining experience unforgettable. Whether it's the light dressing on the watermelon salad, the spicy twist on the short ribs, or the moist and flavorful coconut crusted cod, Whalers undoubtedly delivers a memorable culinary experience.
A photo of Captain Bill's restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1943)
Price: Expensive
• American • Bay Shore
Booked 50 times today
Captain Bill's restaurant is highly praised for its excellent seafood cuisine. Reviewers consistently mention the freshness and outstanding preparation of the seafood. The "surf" is always fresh and perfectly prepared according to one patron who has been going there for more than 50 years. Menu highlights include the Seafood Tower and the Broiled Seafood Platter which never disappoints. The location of the restaurant, right on the water, adds to the appealing ambiance, providing a beautiful harbor view especially during outdoor dining. The service is also frequently commended, with many visitors promising to return. From the quality of food and service, it is clear why Captain Bill's is a beloved seafood destination.
A photo of Salt and Barrel restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(1642)
Price: Expensive
• American • Bay Shore
Booked 32 times today
Salt and Barrel, a restaurant renowned for its excellence in contemporary American cuisine, comes highly recommended by patrons for its outstanding service, amazing food, and vibrant ambiance. Customers particularly rave about the restaurant's fantastic seafood, especially the Tigre oysters, sea bass and lobster rolls. Their oyster selection, gleaned from the finest offerings around the US, has proven to be a favorite, described as 'out of this world delicious'. Whether you're dining in for a cozy family dinner or looking for a lively bar scene, their diverse menu and exquisite servings never fail to impress. Patrons particularly commend the attentive and professional service. Whether it's excellent recommendations, perfect timing or even accommodating last-minute reservation changes, Salt and Barrel puts service at the forefront. The combination of a warm, inviting ambiance, delicious contemporary American fare, and impeccable service make this restaurant a sterling choice.
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