Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Route 22 American Restaurant & Bar

55 Old Route 22 (Kaysal Ct.) Send to Phone
In a renovated 1930s Armonk gas station, Route 22 offers the quintessential flashback to a bygone age.

Lunch & Dinner daily

* Click here for rating key

THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Route 22 American Restaurant & Bar Restaurant Review

: Located in a converted gas station, this Armonk eatery is a trip back in time. Think classic soda fountain décor with advertisements from the 1930s and '40s, wooden booths, Chevrolets and Cadillac convertibles. In fact, one of these classic cars hangs above the bar. Texaco pumps recall the gas station that once was. It makes one want to order an ice cream soda while the jukebox plays. The menu, as you can guess, is all-American eclectic. Order the Route 22 steak sandwich with lettuce, tomato, mayonnaise, onions and provolone, or the California chicken sandwich with mayonnaise, guacamole, Swiss, bacon, lettuce and tomato. Contemporary touches are seen in the crispy green beans with wasabi ranch sauce; macaroni ‘n' greens with broccoli, spinach and toasted bread crumbs; and sesame-crusted rare ahi drizzled with spicy wasabi vinaigrette. Fun food to share is also on the menu, such as disco fries dripping with melted cheddar and brown gravy and bacon. Classic themed cocktails with catchy names and beer and wine selections add to the flexibility of the place as a bar and a restaurant.


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