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Best American Restaurants in Riverside


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A photo of The Chew Chew restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Riverside
Booked 10 times today
The Chew Chew restaurant is renowned for its exceptional Contemporary American cuisine. Described as a "neighborhood gem," the restaurant is lauded for its great food, excellent service, and friendly environment in its reviews. Diners have raved about everything from the "delightfully fresh fish specials," including grilled mahi tacos and fluffy crab cakes, to the "fantastic fresh chef-prepared dinners." The restaurant is also appreciated for its accommodating menu that meets various dietary needs. Moreover, the attentive service is frequently highlighted, with one reviewer noting how owner Scott made rounds to ensure customers' satisfaction. A recurring promise among diners is to "definitely return soon" — the mark of a truly memorable dining experience.
A photo of Posto 31 restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • La Grange
Booked 25 times today
Posto 31 has received outstanding reviews, cementing its position as a significant player in today's Italian culinary scene. The patrons universally praise the restaurant, with one customer stating that the meals they had were "the tastiest Italian food" they've ever had. Another customer fondly recollected how the pasta at Posto 31 rivals that of top Italian restaurants in Sardinia and Positano. The chef's creativity and execution are lauded, with offerings such as squid ink pasta and Boulevardier cocktail receiving special mentions. The restaurant also earns high marks for its excellent service, clean and modern ambiance, and high-quality drinks. Posto 31, a hidden gem just 10 minutes away for some, is a place highly recommended by self-proclaimed foodies who find the Italian cuisine served there to be nothing short of excellent.
A photo of Prasino - La Grange restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • La Grange
Booked 17 times today
Prasino - La Grange is held in high regard among patrons for its delicious American cuisine. Located in La Grange, the restaurant consistently delights its guests with a myriad of flavors present in their dishes. From the fig & prosciutto omelette, mentioned as "amazing" by one reviewer, to the "most wonderfully cooked filet of salmon", their skill in delivering expertly prepared dishes is clear. Their food, with the majority stated as organic or farm-to-table, is also praised for its freshness and quality. Multiple reviews reflect satisfaction about the service, ambiance, and the overall dining experience at Prasino - La Grange. The restaurant stands out for its commitment to offering an "excellent", "delicious", and "outstanding" American cuisine experience.
A photo of Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant - Oak Park restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Oak Park
Booked 45 times today
Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant in Oak Park is a standout for anyone seeking top-notch American cuisine. The restaurant consistently impresses guests with its "awesome" food and exceptional service. Their Mexican shrimp dish is frequently praised by patrons, who always find it "amazing". The prime filet mignon and red wine short ribs have also gained recognition for being delicious and perfectly cooked. The consistency in quality amidst different Cooper's Hawk locations is remarkable, according to one reviewer. The outdoor patio setting is a delightful treat. Reviewers also note the professional, diverse crowd, and commend the restaurant for creating a comfortable, lively atmosphere. The staff, including the managers, are complimented for their efficient service and kind approach. The restaurant is an ideal place for celebrations like birthdays and anniversaries, giving customers an unforgettable dining experience.
A photo of White Castle - Berwyn restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Berwyn
Fine dining is back at White Castle this Valentine’s Day and craviiiier than ever! From steamy Sliders to decadent desserts you’re guaranteed to impress that special someone (or crew) you love so much! So step up your game and dine with us a la carte or dig into The Love Clutch Collection full of delicious delights. Give the special Cravers in your life the royal treatment at White Castle on February 14th. Because everyone wants to hear those three little words: We’re. Getting. Sliders. P.S. Here are a few lines to help set the mood—FREE OF CHARGE: I only have fries for you Mozzstix & chill? You’re my crave-orite I’d put a Chicken Ring on it
A photo of Tavern On La Grange - Fine Dining and Live Entertainment restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Countryside
Booked 10 times today
Tavern On La Grange - Fine Dining and Live Entertainment is renowned for representing the essence of the American cuisine. Many customers have celebrated their special occasions at the restaurant, enjoying the delicious meals as well as the live entertainment. Patrons have particularly appreciated the quality of service offered by staff, including waiters and the owner. The food, described as "delicious", "great", and "plentiful", features a variety of dishes that showcase the diversity and richness of American cuisine. The restaurant's ambience is praised with phrases like "great vibe" and "wonderful atmosphere". Additionally, the live entertainment, featuring talented musicians and comedians, adds to the overall dining experience, making Tavern On La Grange not just a place to eat but also a place to have a great time.
A photo of Famous Dave's - Riverside restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Berwyn
Our authentic BBQ starts in a live-wood smoker stoked with genuine hickory logs. Our pitmasters hand-rub the meats with a custom blend of spices and cook for hours to extract the natural flavors. We source the highest quality meats and trim them up like we’re in a competition and hand-rub them with the freshest seasonings available to create mouthwatering experiences! In addition to our BBQ and grilled meats, our menu features a selection of salads, sandwiches, side items, and made-from-scratch desserts.
A photo of Citrine Cafe restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Oak Park
Booked 8 times today
Citrine Cafe, nestled in Oak Park, is a shining example of exceptional Mediterranean cuisine. The restaurant consistently earns five-star reviews, with many praising the freshness and flavor of their food. The experienced staff, like Hilda, are highly knowledgeable about the cuisine, providing an inviting and comfortable environment for guests. Patrons laud the restaurant's creative interpretation of Mediterranean classics, such as the Rigatoni with homemade sausage and broccolini, or the Hummus, feta, olives app. Many reviews also commend the accommodating nature of the staff in terms of dietary restrictions. Citrine Cafe stands as a testament to outstanding Mediterranean fare, as evidenced by the countless positive reviews and returning guests.
A photo of Lavergne's Tavern restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Berwyn
Booked 1 time today
Lavergne's Tavern offers an exquisite taste of American cuisine. The restaurant has received rave reviews for its diverse and delicious menu selections. Customers speak highly of mouth-watering dishes such as the cauliflower bites, steak sandwich, Italian beef egg rolls, shrimp tacos and the four-burger appetizer. The tavern's fun Oktoberfest menu, broad beer selection, and tempting desserts like the German apple strudel have also impressed patrons. Commended for its friendly and attentive staff, Lavergne's Tavern provides a laid-back and inviting atmosphere, perfect for casual outings and special occasions alike. The restaurant is also highlighted for its kid-friendly environment and cool music, contributing to a truly enjoyable dining experience.
A photo of The Little Gem Restaurant restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Oak Park
Booked 14 times today
The Little Gem Restaurant is an exceptional destination for Contemporary American cuisine, according to a multitude of reviews. Patrons frequently commented on the outstanding quality of the food, referring to meals such as the roasted chicken and Cavatelli Short Rib pasta as "fantastic", "delicious" and "full of beautiful flavors". Many reviewers also praised the ambience and live music, which ranged from jazz to gypsy music, creating an atmosphere that is undeniably special. Additionally, staff have been praised for their friendliness, attentiveness and desire to ensure customers' happiness, making it an even more enjoyable dining experience. The consistently positive reviews show that this restaurant is a true gem in the culinary scene.
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