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Best American Restaurants in Tariffville


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A photo of South Bay restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • New Haven
Booked 7 times today
South Bay is a highly recommended Mediterranean restaurant situated right in the heart of downtown New Haven. Its prime location, within walking distance from Yale's old campus, caters to a wide range of palates offering a mix of seafood, red meats, and salads as well as tapas for those looking to savor smaller plates. Patrons rave about the "excellent food and service", particularly the pan-seared scallops and grilled salmon. "South Bay remains one of my 'to go to' restaurants" says one reviewer, lauding its inventive kitchen, reasonable prices, and selection of wines. The beautiful atmosphere, superb service, and live music provide an added touch to the overall dining experience.
A photo of ZINC New Haven restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • New Haven
Booked 11 times today
ZINC New Haven is praised as possibly the best restaurant in New Haven, Connecticut and is celebrated for offering top-notch contemporary American cuisine. Many reviews laud ZINC as the best New American restaurant in CT, with its unique and delightful blend of Asian fusion flavors. The restaurant is known for providing a wonderful ambiance, great wait staff, and excellent food. Exceptional service quality even on busy days like Valentines Day has been highlighted in the reviews. The restaurant's creativity in fusing Asian elements into American favorites is also greatly appreciated. Furthermore, the restaurant's excellent customer service, from reservation to the end of the meal, has been repeatedly acknowledged. The quality of food is constantly praised, with dishes described as flavorful, delicious, and served in perfect portions. Decidedly, ZINC is a highly recommended destination for lovers of contemporary American cuisine.
A photo of 80 Proof American Kitchen & Bar restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • New Haven
Booked 2 times today
The 80 Proof American Kitchen & Bar is a highly recommended destination for lovers of distinct and flavorful American cuisine. Praised by patrons for its amazing food and superb service, the menu showcases an eclectic mix of dishes. The Lobster Mussels, Chicken & Waffles, and the Blackened Mahi Sandwich are much-loved favorites. Reviewers also highlight the variety and value for money provided. The establishment's successful blend of upscale, fun, yet mellow vibes makes it an excellent place for both casual and special celebrations. According to one satisfied customer, it's the perfect spot to start off an evening, earning a hearty 10/10 recommendation. This restaurant indeed sets a high proof standard for American cuisine.
A photo of Elm City Social restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • New Haven
Booked 2 times today
Elm City Social, situated in the heart of New Haven, boasts an exceptional reputation among its patrons for its fantastic American cuisine. Reviewers consistently rave about its great food, service, and unique cocktails. Diners find the menu creative and fun, with variety in standard-sized entrees and shareable plates. The restaurant excels in crafting innovative dishes such as the bean cakes, baked brie, the Elm City Burger, and the Chicken and Waffles with blueberry jam. The excellent dishes, matched with the wide selection of imaginative, top-notch cocktails, make every dining experience enjoyable. Repeat customers appreciate the waitstaff's attentiveness, making this restaurant a favorite go-to spot.
A photo of John Davenport's at the Top of the Park - Omni New Haven restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • New Haven
Booked 2 times today
John Davenport's at the Top of the Park - Omni New Haven is an exceptional purveyor of contemporary American cuisine. Located at a striking vantage point, the restaurant offers magnificent panoramic views of Yale campus and downtown New Haven. Patrons particularly commend the delightful ambiance, attentive service, and generous portions. According to a plethora of reviews, the food, ranging from vegetarian dishes with squash and quinoa to delicious filets and rib eyes, is always excellently prepared and mouthwatering. Unique offerings such as the Peanut Butter Banana smoothie and scones that "melt in your mouth" also add to the culinary experience. As evidenced by several testimonials, the restaurant is also renowned for its exceptional service and commitment to ensure an unforgettable dining experience for special occasions.
A photo of Ordinary - New Haven restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • New Haven
The Ordinary restaurant in New Haven is consistently praised for its exceptional service and delectable comfort food. Its ambiance, often described as the perfect blend of calmness, coolness, and sophistication, enhances its customers' dining experience. The food is frequently applauded as "moan worthy", "delicious", and "on point" with a particular shining review of their beer cheese as the best thing on the menu. Despite its limited menu, it's distinctive and unique presentation of dishes makes them stand out. Ordinary has gained a reputation as a welcoming haven, offering an elevated dining experience with a strong focus on comfort cuisine.
A photo of The Anchor Spa restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • New Haven
The Anchor Spa is a gem of Caribbean cuisine located in the heart of downtown New Haven. Celebrated for its unique blend of southern comfort and American fusion foods, its flavorful dishes have been described as surprising twists on traditional flavors. Users especially favor the flavorful Tostones. The ambiance is uniquely charming, often compared to the casual-cool vibe of NYC. The service consistently receives high praise, noted for their professionalism and attentiveness. Patrons frequently rave about the amazing cocktails and excellent music selection, making Anchor Spa a standout favorite among the New Haven restaurant scene.
A photo of Jazzy's Cabaret restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • New Haven
Jazzy’s Cabaret is New Haven’s Premier Supper Club & Lounge Experience. Our 6,000 Sq. Ft venue features 3 private dining areas including our lush VIP Garden Room. Home to Executive Chef Stephen J. Ross, Jazzy’s will feature a variety of African-American comfort food spanning the globe. Our menu will feature favorites from Creole/Cajun, Southern Style Soul Food, Caribbean favorites, & hard to find African inspired dishes. In addition to our one of a kind menu, Jazzy’s will cater to your senses with unmatched decor & our musically inspired front entrance. With music as a major theme you will be dine to the sounds of classic & contemporary jazz along with some of today’s Top 40, Soul & R&B. Jazzy’s is the perfect venue for your next corporate meeting, holiday party, or special dining occasion. Owner & New Haven native Jason V. Watts has made a name for himself in the events & marketing space with The Urban Professionals Network (UPN) & now he welcomes you into his latest business venture.
A photo of Cast Iron Chef Chop House & Oyster Bar restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • New Haven
Booked 21 times today
The Cast Iron Chef Chop House & Oyster Bar has received rave reviews for its top-notch Steakhouse cuisine. As quoted from reviews, it is referred to as better than Mohegan's steakhouse, and "hands-down" the favorite steakhouse of many patrons. A variety of their dishes have been commended for being "outstanding" and "full of flavor", including their steaks, which are lauded for their quality. Many also praised the restaurant's service, describing it as "impeccable" and "excellent". Other lauded dishes include the macaroni and cheese, garlic mashed potatoes, and octopus. To top it off, their service has been labelled as "fast and attentive", leading patrons to label Cast Iron Chef Chop House & Oyster Bar the best dining experience.
A photo of Harvest Wine Bar and Restaurant - New Haven restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • New Haven
Booked 13 times today
Harvest Wine Bar and Restaurant in New Haven is regarded as an embodiment of fine American cuisine. Patrons commend the array of "incredible food" on offer, with particular praise for dishes such as the croquettes, grilled calamari, and charred octopus. This gastronomic delight is further amplified by the "great service and atmosphere" that the restaurant strives to foster. Many guests find the setting "perfect" for dinner in New Haven, specifically recommending it for its "approachable, yet elegant" ambiance. The establishment has been acknowledged as "one of my all time favorite restaurants" and has earned a reputation for providing a "wonderful overall experience". Its "unique and delicious" food and drink have led to countless stellar reviews, solidifying Harvest Wine Bar and Restaurant as a premier American dining destination.
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