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Best American Restaurants in Highlands

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4.9
Exceptional(911)
Price: Expensive
• American • Highlands
Booked 14 times today
Williams & Graham is a highly praised restaurant renowned for its excellent American cuisine. The reviews consistently highlight the exceptional service, distinctive atmosphere, and creative line-up of craft cocktails. Customers are particularly fond of their bone marrow dish, flatbread, and a variety of unique and flavor-packed cocktails, asserting it as one of the best experiences in American dining. The restaurant has a speakeasy format, providing a fun, unique atmosphere that invariably enhances the dining experience. Many customers even consider it the best cocktail bar in America. The restaurant's commitment to quality and unique offerings stands out in reviews as an embodiment of the innovation inherent in American cuisine.
A photo of Duo Restaurant restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(3579)
Price: Expensive
• American • Highlands
Booked 23 times today
Located in the vibrant Highland neighborhood of Denver, Duo Restaurant has consistently delighted food lovers with its innovative take on Contemporary American cuisine. Drawing praise for its "tasty local eatery," Duo manages to strike a perfect balance of familiar, comforting American dishes, such as the "legendary fried chicken," and creative experimental flair. The high-quality experience is enhanced by their professional and friendly service, cozy atmosphere, and fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Reviewers have highly recommended Duo for its varied menu, including the sea bass and brunch options, and excellent service. The experience at Duo is further enriched by its striking Victorian building setting, making it a must-visit spot for locals and visitors alike.
A photo of Highland Tap & Burger restaurant
4.4
Awesome(22)
Price: Moderate
• American • Highlands
Booked 14 times today
Highland Tap & Burger has established itself as a notable destination for the best of American cuisine. Situated in an accessible location, this restaurant guarantees a satisfactory visit, as indicated by various reviews from satisfied diners. Its exceptional service, welcoming atmosphere, and quality food continuously receive high praise. Customers especially endorse the restaurant for its great burgers, highlighting their authenticity to the American cuisine. One customer even gave high remarks for the ease of accommodating a sizable group, thus making it an ideal place for gatherings. Though the wine selection could be expanded, Highland Tap & Burger remains a recommended choice for a relaxed and delicious American dining experience.
A photo of Root Down restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(7985)
Price: Expensive
• American • Highlands
Booked 107 times today
Root Down is a highly recommended American cuisine restaurant located in Denver. Known for its top-notch menu and service, it is praised for the amount of work put into every dish resulting in fantastic flavors. Guests have lauded Root Down for its creative cuisine, unique dining experience, and excellent use of locally-sourced ingredients. Reviewers also celebrate the restaurant's allergy-friendly approach and superb vegan options. It is an admired local spot in an older neighborhood, close to downtown, providing a charming ambiance. With glowing reviews corroborating the high quality of food, friendly staff, and outstanding service, Root Down restaurant is truly a gem in representing American cuisine in Denver.
A photo of Guard & Grace restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(5717)
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown / LoDo
Booked 96 times today
Guard & Grace is hailed as one of the best, if not the best, steakhouse in Denver. Reviews highlight its diverse menu and unparalleled quality of food, from the tender filet mignon to the delicious seafood offerings. The Filet Flight, a popular choice among patrons, is lauded for its variety and flavor. Aside from the impressive food selection, this steakhouse also offers outstanding service. The waitstaff receives wide recognition for their attentive, exceptional services, contributing to the overall superior dining experience. Finally, the modern and elegant atmosphere at Guard & Grace only deepens the satisfaction of the customers, with some calling it their favorite restaurant for special occasions.
A photo of STK – Denver restaurant
4.3
Awesome(3676)
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown / LoDo
Booked 67 times today
STK – Denver is hailed as a premier spot for Steakhouse cuisine. Its modern decor, vibrant music, and dynamic ambiance highlight the contemporary take on the traditional steakhouse. Customers consistently commend the attentive and friendly staff, making special occasions even more memorable. The restaurant is praised for their delicious dishes, notably their Dry-Aged Delmonico, Filet with truffle butter, and various Wagyu options. Sides such as the sweet corn pudding and crispy brussels sprouts receive high marks, with the apple pie being a favored dessert choice. According to the reviews, STK – Denver offers an upscale, lively dining experience and proves to be a worthwhile choice for those seeking quality Steakhouse dishes.
A photo of Water Grill - Denver restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(1449)
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown / LoDo
Booked 59 times today
Water Grill - Denver is highly praised for its top-notch seafood cuisine. The eatery seems to be a favorite spot among Denver locals, who have affirmed, "Never disappoints" and "Best seafood restaurant ever!" Clients commended the extensive selection of seafood from seven continents. Many spoke highly of their dishes, with one customer stating, "The Shrimp Scampi and Scallops were both excellent!" and another enthusiastically recommending the "phenomenal" Sea bass, Oysters and Seafood tower. Reviewers also praised the ambiance, personnel, and consistent quality, expressing their excitement to revisit. Evidently, Water Grill - Denver ensures a remarkable dining experience to all seafood lovers.
A photo of Tupelo Honey - Denver restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(2934)
Price: Moderate
• American • Downtown / LoDo
Booked 105 times today
Tupelo Honey in Denver is the go-to place for authentic Southern cuisine. With customers raving about the restaurant's food, it’s clear that they’ve mastered a selection of Southern staples. From the Southern Pecan salad with fried chicken to the Dark Meat Honey Dusted Fried Chicken and Mac & cheese, the reviews are overwhelmingly positive. Fans also highlighted their amazing biscuits, sweet & spicy chicken, and their Shrimp & grits. Many customers called out the exceptional service, reiterating the warm and welcoming Southern hospitality. If you're craving comfort food with a Southern flair, it seems Tupelo Honey won't disappoint.
A photo of The Capital Grille - Denver restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(4608)
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Downtown / LoDo
Booked 55 times today
The Capital Grille in Denver is praised by many as the city's best steakhouse, known for its unparalleled service and exquisite cuisine. Customers have highlighted the porcini rubbed ribeye as the best steak in town, while the brussel sprouts and asparagus side dishes and the coconut cream pie dessert have also earned high acclaim. The restaurant's service is noted to be prompt, attentive, and friendly, contributing to a memorable dining experience. Whether it's for a special occasion or a business lunch, reviewers consistently rate their meals as outstanding, and The Capital Grille's reputation as a leading steakhouse is well deserved.
A photo of Ophelia's Electric Soapbox restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(2142)
Price: Moderate
• American • Downtown / LoDo
Booked 32 times today
Ophelia's Electric Soapbox in Downtown Denver is lauded for offering an exceptional Contemporary American dining experience. Patrons have consistently praised the outstanding food and service, highlighting dishes such as the open-faced BLT for brunch and unique options like the ostrich house burger. Customers also rave about the non-traditional biscuits and gravy, alongside the unexpectedly amazing pizza. The deconstructed Monte Cristo served in phyllo dough is another stand-out dish. The restaurant's ambiance strikes a balance between romantic and exciting, and the 'first-rate experience' is further elevated by an array of live music performances. The employees are noted for their roles in creating a memorable dining experience for visitors. This all combines to ensure Ophelia's Electric Soapbox delivers a contemporary American cuisine experience that is as unique as it is satisfying.
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