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Best Contemporary American Restaurants in New Castle


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A photo of Nordstrom Grill – Christiana Mall Newark restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary american • Newark
Nordstrom Grill at Christiana Mall Newark is highly celebrated for its good Contemporary American cuisine. According to reviews, customers laud Nordstrom Grill for its "terrific food" and commend the "quick, hot and delicious" dishes. Their tomato soup and French onion soup come highly recommended, while a customer also praised their salmon on citrus salad as "amazing." Their brunch menu and fun cocktails also add to the dining experience. Customers appreciate the restaurant's quiet, quaint setting, excellent service, and good compliance with COVID-19 safety standards. Overall, Nordstrom Grill offers a pleasant and enjoyable experience that goes beyond just shopping at Nordstrom.
A photo of At The Rail restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary american • Newport
Booked 8 times today
At The Rail emerges as a distinct example of fine American cuisine. The restaurant's 2023 Spring menu boasts a wide variety of dishes, from classics like the Grilled Chicken Caesar Wrap and the Classic Burger to unique offerings like the Pistachio Duck Breast and the Elysian Fields Farms Lamb Chop. Reviewers highlight the "outstanding" food, the "exquisite" variety, and the "amazing" crab cake sandwich specifically. They also commend the exceptional staff, pleasant ambiance, and excellent service. Experiences at At The Rail are often enriched by live music and attentive hosts, which add to its charm while maintaining a relaxed atmosphere perfect for any occasion.
A photo of Columbus Inn restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary american • Wilmington
Booked 7 times today
Columbus Inn, a favorite among locals, provides an exceptional American dining experience. Praised for its blend of traditional flavor and creative presentation, the food is consistently described as "amazing," "flavorful," and "fresh." The seafood cobb, the scallops, and the prosciutto have all been acknowledged by customers for their outstanding quality. The Inn has an attention to detail that extends beyond the food to the fine dining and vibrant atmosphere, which some guests have described as "energetic" and "pub-like." The establishment has also been lauded for its meticulous COVID precautions, ensuring a safe dining experience for all. With a staff that's notably professional and attentive, the Columbus Inn offers a truly delightful American dining experience.
A photo of Back Burner Restaurant restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary american • Hockessin
Booked 9 times today
Back Burner Restaurant, a jewel in Hockessin, is hailed for its exceptional Contemporary American fare and outstanding service. Customers consistently rave about its culinary delights such as the Short Ribs, Jumbo Lump Crab Cake, pumpkin mushroom soup, and swordfish with parmesan polenta and garlic broccolini. The praise isn't limited to just the food; the service, led by attentive wait staff like Katie, Patrick, Julian, and Janet, ensures a wonderful dining experience. Portions are generous without being overpowering and the ambiance allows for a relaxed, leisurely dining experience. All of these elements, coupled with its unique American dishes, make Back Burner Restaurant an epitome of contemporary American cuisine.
A photo of Ciro Food And Drink restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary american • Wilmington
Booked 4 times today
Located on the Riverfront in Wilmington, Delaware, Ciro Food and Drink is a celebrated restaurant known for its innovative approach to contemporary American cuisine. The restaurant's intimate, relaxed setting is matched by its exceptional service, with reviewers often highlighting the staff's welcoming and customer-focused demeanor. Diners frequently praise the restaurant's creative menu, citing the exquisite food, masterfully prepared by the highly commended chef. One patron described their dining experience as a "surprise explosion of flavor with each mouthful", while another recommended the five-course tasting menu for its perfection. The dishes made using the finest local ingredients illustrate the restaurant’s commitment to supporting local farmers. Ciro Food and Drink's exceptional quality and service makes it a must-visit for anyone in the Wilmington area.
A photo of River Rock Kitchen-Westin Wilmington restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary american • Wilmington
Booked 1 time today
River Rock Kitchen-Westin Wilmington stands as a perfect emblem of good Contemporary American cuisine. As the reviews suggest, patrons uniformly laud the quality of the food, with dishes being described as "AMAZING", "hot and fresh", "seasoned to perfection", and "served to temperature". The menu is inclusive, catering to both vegan and non-vegan palates. The remarkable service is another point of praise, marked by promptness, friendliness, and attentiveness. Whether it's for a leisurely breakfast, a business lunch, or a pre-game dinner, this restaurant is highly recommended by its guests. The atmosphere is also praised, being described as quiet, thus making it an ideal locale for any occasion.
A photo of The House of William & Merry restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Contemporary american • Hockessin
Booked 12 times today
The House of William & Merry consistently garners rave reviews for its outstanding Contemporary American cuisine. It is praised for its sophisticated menu, which heavily features fresh ingredients and a blend of Asian, American and local influences. Its impeccable service, delightful atmosphere, and the exceptional quality food have been highlighted by several reviewers, cementing it as one of the best eateries in Delaware. The restaurant's foie gras, swordfish, and steak with mushrooms are particular crowd-pleasers, with one reviewer declaring it as "the best swordfish I've ever had". The restaurant is also commended for its high-quality ingredients and imaginative presentation, culminating in a top-quality dining experience. Whether you are a foodie, or simply looking for a memorable meal for a special occasion, The House of William & Merry is a must-visit.
A photo of Deerfield restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Contemporary american • Newark
Deerfield offers a high-quality Contemporary American dining experience with a variety of fresh and delicious dishes. Many patrons laud the special brunches held at Deerfield, including the Easter Buffet. The delectable selection includes well-prepared Wagyu beef, lamb, seafood like clams, ahi tuna, and shrimp, amongst other mouth-watering dishes. The restaurant offers a delightful ambiance with lovely dining spaces and excellent service. Deerfield also provides a wide range of dessert options and stations, ensuring that it caters to every palate. The excellent customer service, ambiance, and, most importantly, a diverse menu makes Deerfield a great choice for a memorable Contemporary American dining experience.
A photo of The Garden at Bardea restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary american • Wilmington
Booked 6 times today
The Garden Wilmington is highly revered for its contemporary American cuisine, perfect for any occasion. Patrons often celebrate special moments such as birthdays, praising its vibrant ambiance as the perfect setting for a ladies' night out, and even expressing that it surpasses certain venues in Philadelphia. The restaurant provides a serene and charming setting that's praised by customers, with superb service that enhances the overall dining experience. Additionally, the restaurant has been acknowledged for its delightful bites that are ideal for a quick yet savory meal. Patrons particularly enjoy their time on the patio, promising to return for another lovely evening.
A photo of Caffe Gelato restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Contemporary american • Newark
Booked 4 times today
Caffe Gelato, loved for its emphasis on Northern Italian cuisine, comes highly recommended from customers for its unique and mouthwatering food combinations. Using all natural and organic ingredients, the restaurant serves delicious plates from smoked salmon and cheese filled homemade raviolis to unexpected flavorful dishes like the paella, packed full of lobster, clams, sausage among other ingredients. A frequently changing menu keeps the experience fresh for regular customers. The restaurant's desirable ambiance is also praised, with private rooms offering a perfect place for special occasions. It is also noted for its excellent service, with staff accommodating late arrivals and providing attentive service, making the overall experience memorable.
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