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Best American Restaurants in Uptown


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A photo of Guard & Grace restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown / LoDo
Booked 102 times today
Guard & Grace is hailed as one of the best, if not the best, steakhouse in Denver. Reviews highlight its diverse menu and unparalleled quality of food, from the tender filet mignon to the delicious seafood offerings. The Filet Flight, a popular choice among patrons, is lauded for its variety and flavor. Aside from the impressive food selection, this steakhouse also offers outstanding service. The waitstaff receives wide recognition for their attentive, exceptional services, contributing to the overall superior dining experience. Finally, the modern and elegant atmosphere at Guard & Grace only deepens the satisfaction of the customers, with some calling it their favorite restaurant for special occasions.
A photo of STK – Denver restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown / LoDo
Booked 32 times today
STK – Denver is hailed as a premier spot for Steakhouse cuisine. Its modern decor, vibrant music, and dynamic ambiance highlight the contemporary take on the traditional steakhouse. Customers consistently commend the attentive and friendly staff, making special occasions even more memorable. The restaurant is praised for their delicious dishes, notably their Dry-Aged Delmonico, Filet with truffle butter, and various Wagyu options. Sides such as the sweet corn pudding and crispy brussels sprouts receive high marks, with the apple pie being a favored dessert choice. According to the reviews, STK – Denver offers an upscale, lively dining experience and proves to be a worthwhile choice for those seeking quality Steakhouse dishes.
A photo of Steuben's restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Uptown
Booked 30 times today
Steuben's is highly recommended for their brilliant execution of Comfort Food cuisine. The elaborate menu teems with tempting choices, ranging from comforting entrees like 'Nashville Hot Fried Chicken', 'Meatloaf', and 'Pot Roast' to delectable desserts like 'Butterscotch Pudding' and 'Homemade Chocolate Ice Cream'. Reviewers particularly rave about the beautifully prepared comfort food, praising the excellent and updated approach to classic dishes. The combination of friendly and knowledgeable staff, outstanding cocktail menu, and wonderfully tasty food contributes to an inviting and comfortable atmosphere. Quoted from a frequent patron, "What's not to like about Steuben's? The menu is outstanding with daily specials."
A photo of Root Down restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Highlands
Booked 94 times today
Root Down is a highly recommended American cuisine restaurant located in Denver. Known for its top-notch menu and service, it is praised for the amount of work put into every dish resulting in fantastic flavors. Guests have lauded Root Down for its creative cuisine, unique dining experience, and excellent use of locally-sourced ingredients. Reviewers also celebrate the restaurant's allergy-friendly approach and superb vegan options. It is an admired local spot in an older neighborhood, close to downtown, providing a charming ambiance. With glowing reviews corroborating the high quality of food, friendly staff, and outstanding service, Root Down restaurant is truly a gem in representing American cuisine in Denver.
A photo of Water Grill - Denver restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown / LoDo
Booked 47 times today
Water Grill - Denver is highly praised for its top-notch seafood cuisine. The eatery seems to be a favorite spot among Denver locals, who have affirmed, "Never disappoints" and "Best seafood restaurant ever!" Clients commended the extensive selection of seafood from seven continents. Many spoke highly of their dishes, with one customer stating, "The Shrimp Scampi and Scallops were both excellent!" and another enthusiastically recommending the "phenomenal" Sea bass, Oysters and Seafood tower. Reviewers also praised the ambiance, personnel, and consistent quality, expressing their excitement to revisit. Evidently, Water Grill - Denver ensures a remarkable dining experience to all seafood lovers.
A photo of D Bar Denver restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Uptown
Booked 14 times today
D Bar Denver is renowned for its exceptional take on American cuisine, often earning it the title of one of the top eats in the city. According to numerous reviews and praise, their American Dream cake is acclaimed as the best, and their Mac n Cheese is revered as the finest ever tasted by a customer of Dutch and Indonesian descent. Other dishes like the salmon beet salad, steak with frites and Brussels sprouts are equally lauded. The restaurant's impressive dessert menu, including creme brûlée and a delectable selection of gelato, garners particular praise from satisfied customers. "Every dish is worth its weight in gold," one reviewer proclaimed, adding that the staff is "always attentive and welcoming." D Bar Denver's reputation as an excellent dining establishment continually draws food enthusiasts seeking a remarkable culinary adventure.
A photo of The Capital Grille - Denver restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Downtown / LoDo
Booked 30 times today
The Capital Grille in Denver is praised by many as the city's best steakhouse, known for its unparalleled service and exquisite cuisine. Customers have highlighted the porcini rubbed ribeye as the best steak in town, while the brussel sprouts and asparagus side dishes and the coconut cream pie dessert have also earned high acclaim. The restaurant's service is noted to be prompt, attentive, and friendly, contributing to a memorable dining experience. Whether it's for a special occasion or a business lunch, reviewers consistently rate their meals as outstanding, and The Capital Grille's reputation as a leading steakhouse is well deserved.
A photo of Mister Oso - RiNo restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • River North (Denver)
Booked 25 times today
Mister Oso - RiNo in Denver is a highly rated contemporary Mexican restaurant appreciated by patrons for its scrumptious food and commendable service. Reviewers consistently praise the restaurant for its high-quality food and drinks, including standout dishes such as the Queso Fundido and Pollo Bronco. The restaurant's happy hour also comes highly recommended, and the shared nature of the menu makes it a popular choice for those seeking a fun, communal dining experience. Despite being consistently busy, the staff is praised for being friendly and attentive. Moreover, the restaurant's trendy and inviting ambiance further enhances its appeal, making it a favorite among customers.
A photo of True Food Kitchen - Cherry Creek restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Cherry Creek
Booked 71 times today
True Food Kitchen - Cherry Creek, located in the well-groomed area of Denver, is a delightful spot lauded for its exceptional American cuisine. Customers are highly satisfied with the restaurant's eclectic food offering, observable in the "delicious gluten-free options" and "great choices for a low fat plant-based diet." The exquisite taste of dishes such as the Panang Curry, fresh salad, and trout, lauded as some of the best in North America, is frequently highlighted in reviews. Praised for its health-conscious options and “medicine man” drinks, the establishment is not only appreciated for its excellent food but also for its outstanding service, creating an unrivaled dining experience and “classy” atmosphere. Highly recommended for those seeking a balance between health and taste, True Food Kitchen - Cherry Creek consistently delivers on its reputation.
A photo of Ophelia's Electric Soapbox restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Downtown / LoDo
Booked 11 times today
Ophelia's Electric Soapbox in Downtown Denver is lauded for offering an exceptional Contemporary American dining experience. Patrons have consistently praised the outstanding food and service, highlighting dishes such as the open-faced BLT for brunch and unique options like the ostrich house burger. Customers also rave about the non-traditional biscuits and gravy, alongside the unexpectedly amazing pizza. The deconstructed Monte Cristo served in phyllo dough is another stand-out dish. The restaurant's ambiance strikes a balance between romantic and exciting, and the 'first-rate experience' is further elevated by an array of live music performances. The employees are noted for their roles in creating a memorable dining experience for visitors. This all combines to ensure Ophelia's Electric Soapbox delivers a contemporary American cuisine experience that is as unique as it is satisfying.

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Discover best American restaurants in Uptown

Discover the vibrant American dining scene in Uptown Denver, Colorado, where culinary traditions meet contemporary flair. In this bustling neighborhood, you'll find an array of restaurants offering a diverse range of American cuisine, from classic comfort foods to innovative dishes inspired by the chefs' travels. Dining in Uptown Denver is characterized by a commitment to quality and creativity, ensuring a memorable experience for every palate. Whether you're in the mood for decadent desserts watched over by skilled pastry chefs or hearty, satisfying meals that pay homage to traditional American comfort food, Uptown Denver has something to offer. Each restaurant elevates the dining experience with exceptional service, ambient settings, and a focus on culinary excellence. This area is a food lover's paradise, perfect for those seeking both authenticity and innovation in their dining choices. Experience the best of American cuisine in Uptown Denver, where every meal is a celebration of rich flavors and culinary craftsmanship.

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