American Bistro - Best of 2014

Published Aug 14, 2014

These restaurants take old ideas and melt them into tasty new ones. Who does it best?

Winner
2014 Winner

1. Eastern Standard

Voters Love

"Whether you choose from the menu, opt for a classic or ask for a recommendation, you'll get great service and a well..." via Kelly O.

Find It
528 Commonwealth Ave Boston MA 02215
  • Eastern Standard, Great Meals, Nightlife, Food, New American, Specialty Cocktail, Food after Midnight, Craft Cocktails, American Bistro, Raw Bar, Bar Bites, After-Work Watering Hole, Hotel Bar, Al Fresco Dining, Brunch, Outdoor Drinks, Wine List, Hot Dog, Fenway Bar, 528 Commonwealth Ave Fenway/Kenmore Boston MA 02215
    528 Commonwealth Ave, Fenway/Kenmore Boston, MA
  • Highland Kitchen, Nightlife, Food, Reason to Go out on Wednesday, Brunch, 150 Highland Ave Somerville MA 02143
    150 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA
  • Met Back Bay, Food, Mac and Cheese, American Bistro, Al Fresco Dining, Burger, Steakhouse, Diner, 279 Dartmouth St Back Bay Boston MA 02116
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    279 Dartmouth St, Back Bay Boston, MA
  • Union Bar and Grille, Great meals, Great Meals, Food, Brunch, American Bistro, 1357 Washington St South End Boston MA 02118
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    1357 Washington St, South End Boston, MA
  • Centre Street Sanctuary, Food, American Bistro, Breakfast, Brunch, Burger, Wings, 365 Centre Street Jamaica Plain Jamaica Plain MA 02130
    365 Centre Street, Jamaica Plain Jamaica Plain, MA
  • Hamersley's Bistro, Great Meals, Food, French, American Bistro, Brunch, 553 Tremont St South End Boston MA 02116
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    553 Tremont St, South End Boston, MA
  • Bostonia Public House, Food, American Bistro, Wine List, 131 State St Financial District Boston MA 02109
    131 State St, Downtown Boston, MA
  • The Fat Cat, Food, Nightlife, Restaurants, Mac and Cheese, Beer Selection, Traditional American, 24 Chestnut St Quincy MA 02169
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    24 Chestnut St, Quincy, MA
  • Redd's in Rozzie, Food, Brunch, American Bistro, Bar Bites, 4257 Washington St Roslindale Village Roslindale MA 02131
    Nominee for: Brunch, American Bistro
    4257 Washington St, Roslindale Roslindale, MA
  • The Citizen Public House and Oyster Bar, Food, Nightlife, Raw Bar, Pre-Game Drinks - Fenway, 1310 Boylston St Fenway/Kenmore Boston MA 02215
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    1310 Boylston Street, Fenway/Kenmore Boston, MA
  • The Regal Beagle, Food, Mac and Cheese, 308 Harvard St Coolidge Corner Brookline MA 02446
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    308 Harvard St, Coolidge Corner Brookline, MA
  • Flora, Food, American Bistro, 251 Mass Ave East Arlington Arlington MA 02474
    12. Flora
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    251 Mass Ave, East Arlington Arlington, MA
  • 224 Boston Street Restaurant, Food, Restaurants, Mac and Cheese, Traditional American, 224 Boston St Dorchester MA 02125
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    224 Boston St, Dorchester, MA
  • Location
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    170 Milk Street, Financial District Boston, MA
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    15. Strip T's
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    93 School St, Watertown, MA
  • Not Your Average Joe's, Food, Restaurants, Cheap Eats, American Bistro, Traditional American, Pizza, 645 Mass Ave Arlington Center Arlington MA 02476
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    Multiple locations
  • Birch Street Bistro, Food, American Bistro, 14 Birch St Roslindale Village Roslindale MA 02131
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    14 Birch St, Roslindale Roslindale, MA
  • The Local, Food, Reason to Cheat on your Diet, Mac and Cheese, American Bistro, 1391 Washington St Newton MA 02465
    18. The Local
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    1391 Washington St, Newton, MA
  • 75 Chestnut, Food, American Bistro, 75 Chestnut St Beacon Hill Boston MA 02108
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    75 Chestnut St, Beacon Hill Boston, MA
  • Tavern Road, Food, American Bistro, 343 Congress Street South Boston Boston MA 02210
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    343 Congress Street, Waterfront Boston, MA
  • Commonwealth Cambridge, Food, American Bistro, 11 Broad Canal Way Kendall Square/MIT Cambridge MA 02142
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    11 Broad Canal Way, East Cambridge Cambridge, MA
  • State Park, Food, American Bistro, 1 Kendall Square Kendall Square/MIT Cambridge MA 02139
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    1 Kendall Square, Kendall Square/MIT Cambridge, MA
  • Firebrand Saints, Food, Place to Impress a Client, 1 Broadway Kendall Square/MIT Cambridge MA 02142
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    1 Broadway, Kendall Square/MIT Cambridge, MA
  • Lineage, Food, American Bistro, 242 Harvard St Coolidge Corner Brookline MA 02446
    Nominee for: American Bistro
    242 Harvard St, Coolidge Corner Brookline, MA
  • Nominee for: American Bistro
    13 Dunster St, Harvard Square Cambridge, MA
Contest Overview
  • 68,362
    Total Votes
  • 33,448
    Voters
  • 230
    Winners

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