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TOP 25 U.S. RESTAURANTS BY CUISINE and REGION

By Cuisine

American Regional Cuisine
1 Charleston, Baltimore, MD
2 Restaurant Eugene, Atlanta, GA
3 Galatoire's, New Orleans, LA
4 Mama's Fish House, Paia, HI
5 Cochon, New Orleans, LA
6 Magnolia Grill, Durham, NC
7 Fore Street, Portland, ME
8 Herbsaint, New Orleans, LA
9 Woodberry Kitchen, Baltimore, MD
10 Kai, Chandler, AZ
11 Revolver, Findlay, OH
12 Locke-Ober, Boston, MA
13 Red Rooster Harlem, Baltimore, MD
14 Stephan Pyles Restaurant, Dallas, TX
15 Fearing's, Dallas, TX
16 Jimmy’s, Opelika, AL
17 Miller Union, Atlanta, GA
18 Brigtsen's, New Orleans, LA
19 Antoine's, New Orleans, LA
20 Blue Duck Tavern, Washington, D.C.
21 East Coast Grill & Raw Bar, Boston, MA
22 Clancy's, New Orleans, LA
23 City Grocery, Oxford, MS
24 Mustards Grill, St. Helena, CA
25 Coyote Café, Santa Fe, NM

Asian
1 Momofuku Ssäm Bar, New York, NY
2 Benu, San Francisco, CA
3 Momofuku Noodle Bar, New York, NY
4 Ame, San Francisco, CA
5 Lantern, Chapel Hill, NC
6 Lotus of Siam, Las Vegas, NV
7 Sripraphai, Queens, NY
8 Annisa, New York, NY
9 Alan Wong's, Honolulu, HI
10 Chinois on Main, Los Angeles, CA
11 Rasika, Washington, DC
12 Terra , St. Helena, CA
13 Pok Pok, Portland, OR
14 SHO Shaun Hergatt, New York, NY
15 R & G Lounge, San Francisco, CA
16 Arun’s, Chicago, IL
17 Má Pêche, New York, NY
18 Restaurant at the Setai, Miami, FL
19 Slanted Door, San Francisco, CA
20 Szechuan Gourmet, New York, NY
21 Fatty Crab, New York, NY
22 Yank Sing, San Francisco, CA
23 Mission Chinese Food, San Francisco, CA
24 Koi Palace, Daly City, CA
25 Elite, Monterey Park, CA

Bistros & Trattorias
1 Le Pigeon, Portland, OR
2 Osteria Mozza, Los Angeles, CA
3 Cafe Boulud, New York, NY
4 Al Di La, Brooklyn, NY
5 Avec, Chicago, IL
6 Bresca, Portland, ME
7 Chez Panisse Café, Berkeley, CA
8 Perbacco, San Francisco, CA
9 Troquet, Boston, MA
10 A 16, San Francisco, CA
11 Torrisi Italian Specialties, New York, NY
12 Mas, New York, NY
13 Frances, San Francisco, CA
14 Abattoir, Atlanta, GA
15 Spinasse, Seattle, WA
16 Delfina, San Francisco, CA
17 Bibou, Philadelphia, PA
18 Dopo, Oakland, CA
19 Paciarino, Portland, ME
20 Beast, Portland, OR
21 Palate Food & Wine, Los Angeles, CA
22 Bistro Jeanty, Yountville, CA
23 Willi's Wine Bar, Healdsburg, CA
24 Chez Fonfon, Birmingham, AL
25 L'Absinthe, New York, NY

Farm to Table
1 Husk, Charleston, SC
2 Heartland, St. Paul, MN
3 Talula's Table, Kennett Square, PA
4 Alma, Minneapolis, MN
5 FIG, Charleston, SC
6 Blackberry Farm, Walland, TN
7 ad hoc, Yountville, CA
8 Bacchanalia, Atlanta, GA
9 Lucques, Los Angeles, CA
10 North Pond, Chicago, IL
11 Craigie on Main, Boston, MA
12 Hen of the Wood, Waterbury, VT
13 Lark, Seattle, WA
14 Wildwood, Portland, OR
15 Pluckemin Inn, Bedminster, NJ
16 Admiral, Asheville, NC
17 Hen of the Wood, Waterbury, VT
18 Five & Ten, Athens, GA
19 Farm & Fisherman, Philadelphia, PA
20 Michael's Genuine Food & Drink, Miami, FL
21 Park Kitchen, Portland, OR
22 Matt’s in the Market, Seattle, WA
23 Hot and Hot Fish Club, Birmingham, AL
24 Justus Drugstore , Smithville, MO
25 Luce & Hawkins, Jamesport, NY

French
1 French Laundry, The, Yountville, CA
2 per se, New York, NY
3 Jean George, New York, NY
4 Eleven Madison Park, New York, NY
5 Le Bernardin, New York, NY
6 Corton, New York, NY
7 Cyrus, Healdsburg, CA
8 Bouley, New York, NY
9 L'Atelier de Joel Robuchon, New York, NY
10 Guy Savoy, Las Vegas, NV
11 Daniel, New York, NY
12 Chez Panisse, Berkeley, CA
13 Highlands Bar & Grill, Birmingham, AL
14 Patina, Los Angeles, CA
15 Citronelle, Washington, DC
16 L20, Chicago, IL
17 Picasso, Las Vegas, NV
18 Masa's, San Francisco, CA
19 Everest, Chicago, IL
20 La Belle Vie, Minneapolis, MN
21 Modern, The, New York, NY
22 Addison, Del Mar, CA
23 Picholine, New York, NY
24 Mélisse, Los Angeles, CA
25 La Folie, San Francisco, CA

Italian
1 Quince, San Francisco, CA
2 Spiaggia, Chicago, IL
3 Marea, New York, NY
4 Vetri, Philadelphia, PA
5 Il Grano, Los Angeles, CA
6 No. 9 Park, Boston, MA
7 Angelini Osteria, Los Angeles, CA
8 Locanda Verde, New York, NY
9 Café Juanita, Kirkland, CA
10 Primo, Rockland, ME
11 Babbo, New York, NY
12 Lincoln, New York, NY
13 Piccolo, Minneapolis, MN
14 Acquerello, San Francisco, CA
15 Del Posto, New York, NY
16 Ai Fiori, New York, NY
17 Frasca Food & Wine, Boulder, CO
18 Maialino, New York, NY
19 Esca, New York, NY
20 Mosca's, Avondale, LA
21 Sotto Sotto, Atlanta, GA
22 Bottega, Birmingham, AL
23 Locanda Veneta, Los Angeles, CA
24 Casa Tua, Miami, FL
25 Bottega, Napa, CA

Japanese
1 Masa, New York, NY
2 Urasawa, Los Angeles, CA
3 Sushi Yasuda, New York, NY
4 Kuruma Zushi, New York, NY
5 Soto, New York, NY
6 Sushi Taro, Washington, DC
7 Sugiyama, New York, NY
8 Sushi Seki, New York, NY
9 Uni, Boston, MA
10 O Ya, Boston, MA
11 Miyake, Portland, ME
12 Kyo Ya, New York, NY
13 Morimoto, Philadelphia, PA
14 Sushi Ran, Sausalito, CA
15 Matsuhisa, Los Angeles, CA
16 Sawa Sushi, Sunnyvale, CA
17 Totoraku, Los Angeles, CA
18 Nishimura, Los Angeles, CA
19 Asanebo, Los Angeles, CA
20 Sushi Zo, Los Angeles, CA
21 Nobu, New York, NY
22 Sushi of Gari, New York, NY
23 Oishii, Chestnut Hill, MA
24 Jewel Bako, New York, NY
25 Uchi, Austin, TX

Mediterranean
1 Komi, Washington, DC
2 Bazaar, The, Los Angeles, CA
3 Degustation, New York, NY
4 Aldea, New York, NY
5 Amada, Philadelphia, PA
6 Aziza, San Francisco, CA
7 Zuni Café, San Francisco, CA
8 Gjelina, Los Angeles, CA
9 Toro, Boston, MA
10 Toro Bravo, Portland, OR
11 Casa Mono, New York, NY
12 Estiatorio Milos, New York, NY
13 Zahav, Philadelphia, PA
14 A.O.C, Los Angeles, CA
15 Emilitsa, Portland, ME
16 Koo Zee Do, Philadelphia, PA
17 Jaleo, Washington, DC
18 Kokkari Estiatorio, San Francisco, CA
19 Piperade, San Francisco, CA
20 Harvest Vine, The, Seattle, WA
21 Solera, Minneapolis, MN
22 Curate, Asheville, NC
23 Evvia, Palo Alto, CA
24 Txikito, New York, NY
24 Oleana, Boston, MA

New American
1 Blue Hill at Stone Barns, Pocantico Hills, NY
2 Restaurant at Meadowood, St. Helena, CA
3 Providence , Los Angeles, CA
4 Spago, Los Angeles, CA
5 Marinus, Carmel Valley, CA
6 Herbfarm, The, Woodinville, CA
7 Charlie Trotter's, Chicago, IL
8 North Fork Table & Inn, Southold, NY
9 The Kitchen at Brooklyn Fare, Brooklyn, NY
10 Craft, New York, NY
11 American Restaurant, Kansas City, MO
12 Michy's, Miami, FL
13 Aubergine, Carmel, CA
14 Niche, St Louis, MO
15 Blue Hill, New York, NY
16 Gary Danko, San Francisco, CA
17 Canlis, Seattle, WA
18 Blackbird, Chicago, IL
19 Stella!, New Orleans, LA
20 Quinones Room at Bacchanalia, Atlanta, GA
21 Inn at Little Washington, Washington, VA
22 Gramercy Tavern, New York, NY
23 Sanford, Milwaukee, WI
24 George's California Modern, La Jolla, CA
25 CityZen, Washington, DC

Progressive
1 Manresa, Los Gatos, CA
2 Alinea, Chicago, IL
3 Town House (Now Closed), Chilhowie, VA
4 Minibar, Washington, DC
5 McCrady's, Charleston, SC
6 Saam - The Chef's Tasting Room, Los Angeles, CA
7 Coi, San Francisco, CA
8 Schwa, Chicago, IL
9 Momofuku Ko, New York, NY
10 Saison, San Francisco, CA
11 Commis, North Oakland, CA
12 Elements, Princeton, NJ
13 Ubuntu, Napa, CA
14 Moto, Chicago, IL
15 Atelier Crenn, San Francisco, CA
16 Hugo's, Portland, ME
17 wd-50, New York, NY
18 Volt, Frederick, MD
19 Baumé, Palo Alto, CA
20 Red Medicine, Los Angeles, CA
21 Castagna, Portland, OR
22 Ink., West Hollywood, CA
23 Journeyman, Somerville, MA
24 Gastroarte (Formerly Graffit), New York, NY
25 Notion, Oakmont, PA

Steak & Seafood
1 Peter Luger, Brooklyn, NY
2 Cut, Los Angeles, CA
3 Bern's Steak House, Tampa, FL
4 Neptune Oyster, Boston, MA
5 Minetta Tavern, New York, NY
6 Joe's Stone Crab, Miami, FL
7 Swan Oyster Depot, San Francisco, CA
8 Mary's Fish Camp, New York, NY
9 Abbott's Lobster in the Rough, Noank, Ct
10 Son of a Gun, West Hollywood, CA
11 Trenton Bridge Lobster Pound, Trenton, ME
12 Island Creek Oyster Bar, Boston, MA
13 Carnevino, Las Vegas, NV
14 Prime Meats, Brooklyn, NY
15 Chauncey Creek Lobster Pier, Kittery, ME
16 The Palm, New York, NY
17 Keens Steakhouse, New York, NY
18 Blackfish, Conshocken, PA
19 Hog Island Oyster Bar, San Francisco, CA
20 Craftsteak, Las Vegas, NV
21 Jar, Los Angeles, CA
22 Prime Rib, Baltimore, MD
23 B&G Oysters, Boston, MA
24 Bryant & Cooper Steakhouse, Roslyn, NY
25 Deep Blue, Wilmington, DE


By Region

New England
1 Uni, Boston, MA
2 O Ya, Boston, MA
3 Miyake, Portland, ME
4 Hugo's, Portland, ME
5 No. 9 Park, Boston, MA
6 Oishii , Chestnut Hill, MA
7 Neptune Oyster, Boston, MA
8 Fore Street, Portland, ME
9 Primo, Rockland, ME
10 Suzuki's Sushi Bar, Rockland, ME
11 Clio, Boston, MA
12 Bizen, Great Barrington, MA
13 Craigie on Main, Boston, MA
14 Bresca, Portland, ME
15 Abbott's Lobster in the Rough, Noank, Ct
16 Menton, Boston, MA
17 Hen of the Wood, Waterbury, VT
18 L'Espalier, Boston, MA
19 Trenton Bridge Lobster Pound, Trenton, ME
20 Troquet, Boston, MA
21 Island Creek Oyster Bar, Boston, MA
22 Locke-Ober, Boston, MA
23 Radius, Boston, MA
24 Journeyman, Somerville, MA
25 Toro, Boston, MA

New York Metropolitan
1 per se, New York, NY
2 Masa, New York, NY
3 Blue Hill at Stone Barns, Pocantico Hills, NY
4 Jean Georges, New York, NY
5 Sushi Yasuda, New York, NY
6 Kuruma Zushi, New York, NY
7 Eleven Madison Park, New York, NY
8 Le Bernardin, New York, NY
9 Corton, New York, NY
10 Momofuku Ko, New York, NY
11 Soto, New York, NY
12 Peter Luger, Brooklyn, NY
13 Bouley, New York, NY
14 L'Atelier de Joel Robuchon, New York, NY
15 Elements, Princeton, NJ
16 Daniel, New York, NY
17 Sugiyama, New York, NY
18 Sushi Seki, New York, NY
19 North Fork Table & Inn, Southold, NY
20 Roberta's (Special Tasting Menu), Brooklyn, NY
21 Marea, New York, NY
22 The Kitchen at Brooklyn Fare, Brooklyn, NY
23 Kyo Ya, New York, NY
24 Craft, New York, NY
25 Momofuku Ssäm Bar, New York, NY

Mid-Atlantic States
1 Town House (Closed), Chilhowie, VA
2 Minibar, Washington, DC
3 Komi, Washington, DC
4 Sushi Taro, Washington, DC
5 Morimoto, Philadelphia, PA
6 Citronelle, Washington, DC
7 Charleston, Baltimore, MD
8 Volt, Frederick, MD
9 Vetri, Philadelphia, PA
10 Inn at Little Washington, Washington, VA
11 Talula's Table, Kennett Square, PA
12 CityZen, Washington, DC
13 Eve, Alexandria, VA
14 Palena, Washington, DC
15 Amada, Philadelphia, PA
16 Rasika, Washington, DC
17 Woodberry Kitchen, Baltimore, MD
18 Birchrunville Store Café, Birchrunville, PA
19 Lacroix at The Rittenhouse, Philadelphia, PA
20 Notion, Oakmont, PA
21 Bibou, Philadelphia, PA
22 Farm & Fisherman, Philadelphia, PA
23 Corduroy, Washington, DC
24 Blackfish, Conshocken, PA
25 Zahav, Philadelphia, PA

South & Southeast
1 McCrady's, Charleston, SC
2 Highlands Bar & Grill, Birmingham, AL
3 Michy's, Miami, FL
4 Restaurant Eugene, Atlanta, GA
5 Stella!, New Orleans, LA
6 Quinones Room at Bacchanalia, Atlanta, GA
7 Husk, Charleston, SC
8 Bern's Steak House, Tampa, FL
9 Lantern, Chapel Hill, NC
10 Galatoire's, New Orleans, LA
11 FIG, Charleston, SC
12 Victoria & Albert’s, Orlando, FL
13 Blackberry Farm, Walland, TN
14 Cochon, New Orleans, LA
15 Magnolia Grill, Durham, NC
16 Joe's Stone Crab, Miami, FL
17 Bacchanalia, Atlanta, GA
18 Herbsaint, New Orleans, LA
19 Tomo, Vinings, GA
20 Lilette, New Orleans, LA
21 Woodfire Grill, Atlanta, GA
22 Bayona, New Orleans, LA
23 Admiral, Asheville, NC
24 Abattoir, Atlanta, GA
25 Five & Ten, Athens, GA

Great Lakes
1 Alinea, Chicago, IL
2 Schwa, Chicago, IL
3 Charlie Trotter's, Chicago, IL
4 Moto, Chicago, IL
5 Spiaggia, Chicago, IL
6 L20, Chicago, IL
7 Blackbird, Chicago, IL
8 Everest, Chicago, IL
9 Next, Chicago, IL
10 Topolobampo, Chicago, IL
11 Frontera Grill, Chicago, IL
12 North Pond , Chicago, IL
13 Avec, Chicago, IL
14 Naha, Chicago, IL
15 Revolver, Findlay, OH
16 Vie, Chicago, IL
17 Bonsoirée, Chicago, IL
18 Tru, Chicago, IL
19 June, Peoria, IL
20 Arun’s, Chicago, IL
21 Les Nomades, Chicago, IL
22 NoMi, Chicago, IL
23 Kihachi, Columbus, OH
24 Graham Elliot, Chicago, IL
25 Publican, Chicago, IL

Midwest
1 American Restaurant, Kansas City, MO
2 Niche , St Louis, MO
3 Sanford, Milwaukee, WI
4 La Belle Vie, Minneapolis, MN
5 Heartland, St. Paul, MN
6 Alma, Minneapolis, MN
7 Sidney Street Cafe, St Louis, MO
8 Piccolo, Minneapolis, MN
9 Origami, Minneapolis, MN
10 Bluestem, Kansas City, MO
11 Sea Change, Minneapolis, MN
12 Meritage, St. Paul, MN
13 Justus Drugstore, Smithville, MO
14 Brasserie by Niche, St Louis, MO
15 Craftsman Restaurant & Bar, Minneapolis, MN
16 Solera, Minneapolis, MN
17 112 Eatery, Minneapolis, MN
18 Starker's Restaurant, Kansas City, MO
19 Immigrant Room & Winery, The, Kohler, WI
20 Tony's, St Louis, MO
21 Bar La Grassa, St. Paul, MN
22 Coquette Café, Milwaukee, WI
23 Taste By Niche, St. Louis, MO
24 Cosmos, Minneapolis, MN
25 Farmhaus, St. Louis, NY

Southwest & Rockies
1 Guy Savoy, Las Vegas, NV
2 Picasso, Las Vegas, NV
3 Lotus of Siam, Las Vegas, NV
4 Uchi, Austin, TX
5 Matsuhisa Aspen, Aspen, Co
6 Michael Mina, Las Vegas, NV
7 Joel Robuchon, Las Vegas, NV
8 Binkley's, Cave Creek, NV
9 Mizuna, Denver, CO
10 Kai, Chandler, NV
11 L'Atelier de Robuchon, Las Vegas, NV
12 Raku, Las Vegas, NV
13 RM Seafood, Las Vegas, NV
14 Nobu Dallas, Dallas, TX
15 Carnevino, Las Vegas, NV
16 Frasca Food & Wine, Boulder, CO
17 Stephan Pyles Restaurant, Dallas, TX
18 Fonda San Miguel, Austin, TX
19 Fearing's, Dallas, TX
20 Atlas Bistro , Scottsdale, AZ
21 Noca, Scottsdale, AZ
22 Craft - Dallas. Dallas, TX
23 Geronimo, Santa Fe, NM
24 Craftsteak, Las Vegas, NV
25 Sweet Basil, Vail, CO


Southern California
1 Urasawa, Los Angeles, CA
2 Saam - The Chef's Tasting Room, Los Angeles, CA
3 Providence , Los Angeles, CA
4 Spago, Los Angeles, CA
5 Patina, Los Angeles, CA
6 Matsuhisa, Los Angeles, CA
7 Totoraku, Los Angeles, CA
8 Bazaar, The, Los Angeles, CA
9 Il Grano, Los Angeles, CA
10 Red Medicine, Los Angeles, CA
11 George's California Modern, La Jolla, CA
12 Cut, Los Angeles, CA
13 Nishimura, Los Angeles, CA
14 Asanebo, Los Angeles, CA
15 Osteria Mozza, Los Angeles, CA
16 Sushi Zo, Los Angeles, CA
17 Angelini Osteria, Los Angeles, CA
18 Addison, Del Mar, CA
19 Mélisse, Los Angeles, CA
20 Chinois on Main, Los Angeles, CA
21 Lucques, Los Angeles, CA
22 Sushi Ota, San Diego, CA
23 Ink., West Hollywood, CA
24 LudoBites, Los Angeles, CA
25 Son of a Gun, West Hollywood, CA

Northern California
1 Manresa, Los Gatos, CA
2 French Laundry, The, Yountville, CA
3 Coi, San Francisco, CA
4 Restaurant at Meadowood, The, St. Helena, CA
5 Saison, San Francisco, CA
6 Cyrus, Healdsburg, CA
7 Marinus, Carmel Valley, CA
8 Commis, North Oakland, CA
9 Quince, San Francisco, CA
10 Ubuntu, Napa, CA
11 Chez Panisse, Berkeley, CA
12 Atelier Crenn, San Francisco, CA
13 Aubergine, Carmel, CA
14 Sushi Ran, Sausalito, CA
15 Sawa Sushi, Sunnyvale, CA
16 Gary Danko, San Francisco, CA
17 Benu, San Francisco, CA
18 Masa's, San Francisco, CA
19 Baumé, Palo Alto, CA
20 Ame, San Francisco, CA
21 Redd, Yountville, CA
22 Sierra Mar, Big Sur, CA
23 ad hoc, Yountville, CA
24 La Folie, San Francisco, CA
25 Swan Oyster Depot, San Francisco, CA

Pacific Northwest
1 Herbfarm, The, Woodinville, CA
2 Canlis, Seattle, WA
3 Castagna, Portland, OR
4 Le Pigeon, Portland, OR
5 Café Juanita, Kirkland, CA
6 Nishino, Seattle, WA
7 Lark, Seattle, WA
8 Crush, Seattle, WA
9 Pok Pok, Portland, OR
10 Wildwood, Portland, OR
11 Rover's, Seattle, WA
12 Mistral Kitchen, Seattle, WA
13 Biwa, Portland, OR
14 Toro Bravo, Portland, OR
15 Spinasse, Seattle, WA
16 Beast, Portland, OR
17 Park Kitchen, Portland, OR
18 Matt's in the Market, Seattle, WA
19 Grüner, Portland, OR
20 Harvest Vine, The, Seattle, WA
21 Laurelhurst Market, Portland, OR
22 Flying Fish, Seattle, WA
23 Nostrana, Portland, OR
24 Campagne, Seattle, WA
25 Tilth, Seattle, WA

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