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 Restaurants for American Cuisine Near You
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