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Best American Restaurants in Pinole


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A photo of Juanita & Maude restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Albany
Booked 16 times today
Juanita & Maude, located in the vibrant East Bay, stands as a culinary gem of exceptional American cuisine. Garnering rave reviews from the locals, it is celebrated for its inventive and fresh seasonal menu. Reviewers laud the restaurant's ability to present a harmonious blend of traditional and innovatively creative dishes, while reflecting the diversity of an American society. The incorporation of various ethnic ingredients into classic dishes has elevated the dining experience, making it a worthy contender in the region. Their excellent service, attention to quality, and the unique ambiance make it a favorite among patrons, placing it among the top three restaurants in the Bay Area.
A photo of Bull Valley Roadhouse restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Port Costa
Booked 17 times today
Bull Valley Roadhouse is a hidden gem within the American cuisine scene, renowned for its organic menu featuring authentic American classics. Nestled in the historical waterfront town of Port Costa, the restaurant has been recognized in the Top 100 of the San Francisco Chronicle restaurants for three consecutive years for its exceptional culinary offerings. The chef, David Williams, is praised for his well-prepared dishes, including fried chicken, biscuits, and mac & cheese. Its pre-Prohibition era cocktails are also worth noting. The charming Victorian setting, excellent service, and inventive menu make dining at Bull Valley Roadhouse a truly special and unique experience. As one review stated, "It's like time traveling to a parallel universe...the menu made American Cuisine not an oxymoron."
A photo of Skates on the Bay restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Berkeley
Booked 71 times today
With captivating views of the Bay, 'Skates on the Bay' has established itself as a premier destination for seafood lovers, providing an outstanding dining experience. The restaurant has earned glowing reviews for its superior service, wonderful ambience, and excellent seafood cuisine. Guests frequently commend the gorgeous bay view, which is particularly enchanting during sunset. Many have highlighted dishes like the Seafood Trio, BBQ Shrimp with grits, and the fresh Seafood Louis, and desserts like the Caramel Cheesecake, as exceptionally delicious. Polite and attentive staff add to the memorable experience at Skates, making it a beloved choice for both special occasions and everyday dining.
A photo of Revival Bar+Kitchen restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Berkeley
Booked 35 times today
Revival Bar+Kitchen located in Berkeley, California, is a haven for food lovers. The restaurant's inventive and delicious dishes reflect the creativity of California cuisine. It is particularly commended for its salads and pizzas, house-made sausage, and delightful burgers with fries. The menu also features excellent selections like the braised short rib with polenta, vegan paella, and a whole range of cocktails. Revival has also garnered attention for its friendly and attentive service, making it a top choice for group dinners and special occasions. As many reviewers noted, the atmosphere is vibrant and fun, and the restaurant is dedicated to maintaining high-quality service even during busy periods. Overall, the Revival Bar+Kitchen exemplifies the fine dining experience that Californian cuisine has to offer.
A photo of The Berkeley Boathouse restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Berkeley
Booked 22 times today
The Berkeley Boathouse serves excellent American dishes, earning positive reviews for its food, service, and ambiance. Located near the Berkeley marina, the restaurant boasts a beautiful setting overlooking the water, adding to its appeal. Patrons consistently praise the restaurant's seafood options like the "perfectly done" crispy skin salmon and mahi-mahi, as well as other dishes such as the Akaushi Wagyu Flat Iron Steak and the Ahi Tuna Tartare. The restaurant also offers a variety of drinks, including local craft draft from Berkeley breweries. The Berkeley Boathouse is the go-to place for a great meal in a relaxed setting with wonderful views.
A photo of Casa Orinda restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Orinda
Booked 31 times today
Casa Orinda, a gem loved by locals, serves excellent American cuisine characterized by large portions and a dynamic menu. This restaurant encapsulates an essential blend of the classic and delicious in its dishes. According to customer reviews, it is highly celebrated for its traditional American dishes like steaks, fried chicken, and pasta. The veal scallopini marsala and the Tournedos of Beef have been pointed out as particularly unforgettable meals. Reviews also praise the unique historical western ambiance, exceptional service, and the quiet atmosphere that adds to the overall dining experience. Indeed, Casa Orinda stands out as a treasure among American cuisine eateries.
A photo of Romano's Macaroni Grill - El Cerrito restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Albany
Booked 8 times today
Romano's Macaroni Grill in El Cerrito is recognized for its quality Italian cuisine. Patrons speak highly of their food, signifying its consistency in delivering flavorful meals. The Thanksgiving special was noted for its moist turkey, while the truffle fries, artichoke and spinach dip, spaghetti meatball all received high praise. Even more, the chicken marsala, brussel sprouts and soup were vaunted as elements of a "very good meal". The restaurant is also applauded for the service quality, with the staff described as friendly, professional and efficient. Despite the absence of noted awards or specific location details, customer reviews make it clear that Romano's Macaroni Grill is a hotspot for good Italian cuisine.
A photo of Study Hall Rooftop Lounge restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Berkeley
Booked 22 times today
The Study Hall Rooftop Lounge in Berkeley is celebrated for its high-quality Asian cuisine. The restaurant has earned a reputation for its fantastic food and creative cocktails, with customers praising the quality and flavor of dishes and drinks. Many reviews rave about the amazing view of the skyline, making this venue an ideal choice not just for its culinary offerings but also for its breathtaking sights. Despite some critics suggesting the menu could be more extensive, others argue that the plates are "perfectly portioned" and the food is "awesome". Moreover, the welcoming and warm atmosphere, accented by terrific and attentive service, has led patrons to return multiple times. The restaurant's ability to cater to large groups efficiently and the “courteous, helpful, and friendly staff” contribute to its appeal. Overall, The Study Hall Rooftop Lounge is a must-visit for lovers of Asian cuisine.
A photo of Assemble Kitchen restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Richmond
Booked 2 times today
Anchored within the historic Richmond Marina neighborhood, with perhaps the most beautiful and inclusive views in the Bay Area, Assemble Kitchen offers a casual and approachable experience with a hint of history that both roots you to the present and takes you back in time. Assemble Kitchen has been wowing its patrons since it opened in February 2013. Located next to the spectacular Craneway Pavilion and adjacent the Rosie the Riveter Visitor’s center, our stylish industrial décor complements our modern menu of “re-tooled American classics.”
A photo of Cafenated Coffee Company restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Berkeley
Booked 5 times today
Cafenated Coffee Company is a renowned destination for café cuisine enthusiasts. Customers heap praise on the establishment for its delectable food options, specifically mentioning the salmon toast and avocado eggs Benedict as perfect choices for brunch. The reviews attest to the delightful and diverse menu that satisfies a wide range of palates. Moreover, the restaurant's friendly and attentive staff contribute to the overall delightful vibe, further enhancing the dining experience. The beautiful garden setting complements the sumptuous meals, creating an idyllic ambiance for special moments. Cafenated Coffee Company is a must-visit, offering not just delicious food but an amazing service, promising a memorable culinary journey.
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