2019 Best American Restaurants in Los Angeles Area

Top New American Cuisine in Los Angeles

A large part of a country's identity is food, and this certainly applies to the United States. There's a lot more to the American culinary culture than hamburgers, as chefs have found plenty of freedom within the realm of American cuisine.

Some restaurants present sophisticated takes on classic American comfort food, while other New American restaurants incoroprate influences from across the globe. Whatever your craving, you'll find something satisfying at these Top Restaurants for American Cuisine in Los Angeles, presented in alphabetical order.

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Angler
14/20
Joshua Skenes emphasizes fire cooking at his luxe seafood-focused restaurant at the Beverly Center. See More

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Animal
13/20
Comfort is a keyword for this pair of youthful chefs cooking at their casual, but ambitious, Fairfax eatery. See More
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Craft Los Angeles
14/20
An outpost of Tom Colicchio's Manhattan original in Century City. See More

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Hatchet Hall
14/20
A rustic American restaurant with great fare in Culver City West. See More

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The Independence
14/20
A modern tavern in Santa Monica with colorful décor and creative New American fare. See More

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Kali
15/20
Thoughtful and creative American fare in an approachable setting. See More

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Otium
15/20
Wood-fired fare from chef Timothy Hollingsworth on Bunker Hill. See More

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Redbird
14/20
A fun but sophisticated project from Neal Fraser at the historic Cathedral of Saint Vibiana in downtown Los Angeles. See More

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Saddle Peak Lodge
15/20
A favorite destination for Angelenos to escape the city for a romantic dinner or Sunday brunch in a rustic setting. See More
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Tavern
14/20
A sophisticated clientele enjoys American cuisine at this Westside outpost of Suzanne Goin and Caroline Styne (Lucques, a.o.c.). See More

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