American in Virginia

Old Angler’s Inn

This beautifully set restaurant serves delicious contemporary American fare. There’s outdoor seating overlooking the canal, and a cozy dining room complete with fireplace. Reservations recommended.
American in Virginia

Mount Vernon Inn

A Colonial-style restaurant on the grounds of Mount Vernon serving traditional lunches and candlelit dinners, including roast turkey with cranberry sauce year-round.
Burgers in The Southwest

Bun Huggers

After a day on the nearby mountains it's a local tradition to stop here and refuel, and it's a college-crowd favorite because of the cheap prices. Meat-lovers adore the mesquite-grilled burgers and the ice-cold beer…
Diner in Illinois

The Palms Grill Cafe

Pull up a chair at the Palms Grill Cafe, where thick slabs of gooseberry, chocolate cream and other retro pies tempt from the glass case.
American in Illinois

Ariston Cafe

Fork into chicken fried steak and red velvet cake while chatting up locals at the 1924 Ariston Cafe in Litchfield
American in Olympic Peninsula & Washington Coast

Berry Fields

In the culinary wasteland of Centralia stands an exception to the rule. This formidable brunch spot, situated in Centralia’s biggest antiques mall, offers formidable egg concoctions, and cinnamon buns the size of so…
Californian in Yosemite & the Sierra Nevada

Stone Fly

Meaty mains like braised lamb shank with creamy polenta take a back seat to wood-fired pizzas and homemade desserts, all delivered to an open-air patio in summer. Reservations recommended.
American in Yosemite & the Sierra Nevada

Ol' Buckaroo

Line up outside this food truck early on weekends for cheddar waffles with fried chicken, or stop by for burgers, sliders and grilled cheese with crispy sweet-potato fries after dark, when strings of lights cast a g…