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The Best Restaurants: Organized by Theme

Find the best restaurants by theme, such as vegetarian restaurants

Select your desired dining theme below or go to GAYOT's Best of lists and pick your city of interest.

In the mood for seafood? How about a heaping plate of barbecue? Not only will GAYOT’s lists help you find the best restaurants around the world for various cuisines.

We also categorize restaurants that meet certain requirements you might have, such as offering a romantic setting, outdoor dining, or brunch.


BEST RESTAURANTS BY CUISINE

Learn where to find the best restaurants with GAYOT's lists

American

Barbecue

Bistros

Burgers

Breakfast

Brunch

Cheap Eats

Chinese Restaurants

Food Trucks

French

Happy Hour

Heart-Healthy

Ice Cream

Italian Restaurants

Japanese Restaurants

Kid-Friendly

Mexican Restaurants

New & Hip Restaurants

Outdoor Dining

Pizza

Romantic

Sandwich Shops

Seafood

Sexy

Special Occasions

Sports Bars

Sushi

Steakhouses

Value Restaurants

Vegetarian

View Restaurants

Wine Lists

Wine Bars


HOLIDAY DINING


The holiday dining lists feature the best places near you to sip a pint on St. Patrick’s Day and which restaurants feature special menus for Mother’s Day.



Valentines Restaurants

St. Patrick's Day

Easter Brunch

Mother's Day


Father's Day

Bastille Day

Thanksgiving

Christmas

New Year's Eve


THE BEST OF THE BEST

GAYOT has compiled Top 10 lists of the best restaurants in America that span the spectrum of favorite cuisines, from fine dining at hotel restaurants to tasty burgers and perfect pizza.

RESTAURANT AWARDS

GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Awards honor America's best chefs, as well as promising newcomers and a top restaurateur.