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Best American Cuisine Restaurants

Ahi tuna tartare at The Church Key, one of the Top 10 American Restaurants in Los Angeles

Hamburgers, hot dogs and apple pie may come to mind when thinking about "American cuisine," but this culinary category has come to encompass much more than those classic dishes. Chefs are reinventing regional cuisines and drawing inspiration from the country's "melting pot" culture. Discover which restaurants are redefining — or, on the flip side, preserving — American cuisine with these top 10 lists.

Top 10 American Restaurants:


Atlanta

Boston

Chicago

Dallas/Fort Worth

Denver

Houston

Las Vegas

Los Angeles

Maryland Suburbs (DC)

New Orleans

New York

Orange County (CA)

Philadelphia

Phoenix/Scottsdale

San Diego

San Francisco/Bay Area

San Jose

St. Louis

Virginia Suburbs (DC)

Washington, DC



Fearing's bold flavors make it one of the Top 10 American Restaurants in the U.S.

AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL
Top 10 American Restaurants in the U.S.
Modern American cuisine has deeply matured in the past few decades, moving from mere regional culinary traditions to a deft fusion of haute classical technique coupled with pristine local, seasonal ingredients.

Discover the best that American cuisine has to offer

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RESTAURANT AWARDS 2014

Check out the 2014 edition of GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Issue, which features the Top 40 Restaurants in the U.S., Rising Chefs and more.