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Best American Restaurants in Southport


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A photo of Blackstones Grille restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Southport
Booked 9 times today
Blackstones Grille is lauded as one of the best steakhouses in Fairfield County. Echoing the ambiance and quality of a New York steakhouse, the restaurant consistently offers top-tier steaks, seafood, salads, and appetizers. Patrons particularly enjoy the Filet Mignon paired with creamed spinach and the restaurant's creamy, buttery Mac n cheese. In addition to their high-end quality food, Blackstones Grille is also appreciated for its excellent service and multicultural staff. Whether you're visiting from near or far, this steakhouse is praised for its consistency, making it a must-visit venue for steak lovers. Its Great mixed drinks, a comprehensive wine list, and wonderful ambiance further elevate the dining experience.
A photo of Artisan restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Southport
Booked 19 times today
Artisan is a gem in the field of contemporary American cuisine, consistently earning high praises from its patrons. The outdoor dining setup provides an unparalleled experience, superior to many local establishments. The menu boasts a sophisticated blend of American and French influences, with delicious appetizers and entrées that offer a beautiful balance of flavours. Despite a few complaints about the lack of familiarity with dishes by certain staff members, most reviews highlight the friendly, attentive service. The dishes are a constant subject of delight, with mentions of a fantastic tuna tartar, refreshing burrata and prosciutto, and the winning duck with carrot mousse. Frequently visited by food lovers nationwide, Artisan has solidified its position as a go-to for a wonderful dining experience. The restaurant’s dedicated staff and exquisite, carefully prepared dishes make every visit memorable.
A photo of Terrain Cafe – Westport restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Westport
Booked 61 times today
Situated in the heart of Westport, Terrain Cafe offers a delightful contemporary American dining experience that is highly appreciated by diners. The cafe is lauded for its variety of vegetarian and non-vegetarian options, tailored to cater to diversified palates. Moreover, the quality of ingredients and preparation is top-notch, providing good value for the price. Patrons have praised the restaurant’s attention to detail, beautiful atmosphere and friendly, knowledgeable staff. The restaurant's menu is known for being allergy-friendly and offers unique, creative farm-to-form dishes. A diner sums it up as, "fresh, contemporary, healthful food in a small, attractive space." A must-visit spot for lovers of Contemporary American cuisine.
A photo of La plage restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Westport
Booked 90 times today
La Plage's reputation as a top-notch American cuisine restaurant is widely acknowledged by its patrons. Known for its superb service, customers emphasize the quality of the food and its presentation. The scenic views and ambiance further enhance the dining experience. One reviewer recommended the lobster roll and seafood linguini as standout dishes. Another noted the charm of eating on the patio by the sound under twinkle lights. The uniqueness of La Plage lies in its ability to provide a customized menu for individuals with allergies, enhancing their dining experience. As one reviewer stated, "Amazing ambiance and an exceptionally friendly staff...Def recommend the squid ink pasta with clams... will def be back many times." The repeated praise for their service, food, and setting demonstrates the high standards upheld by La Plage as a premier destination for authentic American cuisine.
A photo of The Cottage restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Westport
Booked 38 times today
The Cottage, located in Westport, CT, is celebrated for its innovative and flavorsome Contemporary American cuisine. According to various reviews, it offers consistent quality both in food and service. Its menu is not fussy, placing emphasis on letting the flavor shine through in every dish, from the deviled egg with tomato jam and aioli, to the corn tortelloni and seared dayboat scallops. The cocktails are also praised for being just as interesting and delightful. With its attentive service and attractive plating, The Cottage provides a modern, pleasant take on American cuisine, meeting and often exceeding the high expectations of its patrons, making it a prime dining experience.
A photo of South Bay - Fairfield restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Fairfield
Booked 8 times today
South Bay in Fairfield is an esteemed Mediterranean cuisine restaurant that is praised by patrons for its generous portion sizes, excellent service, and a diverse menu comprising of tantalizing options like eggplant parmigiana, calamari frittata, salmon with beet vinaigrette and spicy pork chop. The restaurant often finds itself bustling with visitors, especially during restaurant week, but manages to consistently maintain its high standards of food and service. The establishment shines in its attention to detail, offering a warm and inviting ambience, socially distanced tables, and top-notch food. Customer favourites include crispy artichokes, Tuna TarTar, and a variety of craft drinks. First time visitors and regulars alike highly recommend South Bay, commending the fresh and creative food, professional service, and beautiful setting. The restaurant continues to impress, exceeding expectations and ensuring patrons return.
A photo of Oko Westport restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Westport
Booked 32 times today
Oko Westport, a much-acclaimed restaurant, offers guests an authentic taste of Japan. The restaurant's Omakase meal, described as 'fantastic' and 'next level,' is an especially praised highlight, with some customers comparing their experiences to those in major cities such as NYC, LA, SF, and Portland. OKO generates intrigue with its top-notch, inventive sushi and Japanese-inspired seafood dishes, which continue to exceed high expectations. The setting and ambiance contribute to the overall excellence, with reviewers noting the friendly, knowledgeable, and attentive staff. Other menu stand-outs include poke bowls, lemongrass chicken dumplings, and the dessert selection, specifically their homemade swirl ice cream. The praise for Oko Westport is unanimous, making it a must-visit for lovers of good Japanese cuisine.
A photo of Road Runner restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Bridgeport
Sante Fe Street food in historic Black Rock. Featuring Daily Specials.
A photo of Bana restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Westport
Price per person:$200 / $275 with beverage pairing.Reservations – 100% paid in advance, excludes sales tax and 22% service fee.Chef Brian’s Seasonal Pop-Up dining event celebrating his love and passion for exploring new food and culture throughout the globe, transporting you to a new culinary destination and adventure every season throughout the year.https://www.fullhousehg.com/bana
A photo of The Boathouse at Saugatuck Rowing Club restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Westport
Booked 12 times today
The Boathouse at Saugatuck Rowing Club is a hidden gem in the realm of Contemporary American cuisine. Located in a superb waterfront setting, it offers serene water views from every table and open-air dining options. The restaurant is widely acknowledged for its new chef whose well thought out creations combine both classic and innovative choices, thereby providing a delightful dining experience. Complementing the delightful food is its excellent, prompt, and courteous service as noted in many reviews. With special features like a jazz brunch on Sundays and a deck for outdoor dining, it is not surprising that this restaurant is revered for its wonderful dining ambiance and delicious food.
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