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Best American Cuisine Restaurants

Ceviche is among the creative New American fare served at The Independence, one of GAYOT's Top 10 American Restaurants in Los Angeles, California


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 the restaurants that are redefining — or, on the flip side, preserving — American cuisine.

Top 10 American Restaurants

Atlanta

Boston

Chicago

Dallas / Fort Worth

Denver

Houston

Las Vegas

Los Angeles

Maryland Suburbs (D.C.)

Miami / South Florida

New Orleans

New York

Orange County, CA

Philadelphia

Phoenix / Scottsdale

San Diego

San Francisco / Bay Area

San Jose

St. Louis

Virginia Suburbs (D.C.)

Washington, D.C.


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