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The 15 Best American Restaurants In Buford

Updated: July 5, 2022

Looking for the best American restaurants in Buford? These are our top choices for gumbo and fried chicken. We analyzed millions of reviews from the top local sites to compile This list of top American restaurants. If glasses of bloody mary and plates of crawfish sound like a good time head to these fantastic options in Buford.

Find the perfect American restaurant

Ricos World Kitchen

American, $$, BufordAmerican, $$Buford
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

The Dawg House Burger and Smoke

American, $, BufordAmerican, $Buford
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Ted's Montana Grill - Mill Creek

American, $$, BufordAmerican, $$Buford
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Praise the Lard BBQ

American, $$, BufordAmerican, $$Buford
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life, 2022

    2022 Best Barbecue Restaurants Outside the Perimeter in Atlanta Area

    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life, 2022

Over The Top Burger Bar

American, $$, BufordAmerican, $$Buford
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Philly Bistro

American, $$, BufordAmerican, $$Buford
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Burger 21 - Mall of Georgia

American, $$, BufordAmerican, $$Buford
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2014

    Here Are 12 Places to Find a Gluten-Free Burger in Atlanta

    Eater, 2014

Friends Buford Grill

American, $$, BufordAmerican, $$Buford
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Farmers Basket

American, $, BufordAmerican, $Buford
Google: 3.7
Yelp: 4.0

Tannery Row Ale House

American, $$, BufordAmerican, $$Buford
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

37 Main

American, $$, BufordAmerican, $$Buford
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.0

Dazzle Dogs

American, $$, BufordAmerican, $$Buford
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.5

The Twisted Oar

American, $$, BufordAmerican, $$Buford
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.0

Bullfrogs Bar & Grille

American, $$, BufordAmerican, $$Buford
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.0

LandShark Bar & Grill

New American, $$, BufordNew American, $$Buford
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0

How did we curate this list?

Picking the right American restaurant can be tough, especially when you’re exploring new restaurants. For these results, 823905 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 15738 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 863 lists and articles from Eater and Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life and others were carefully reviewed by boam. Yes, we even looked at Eater - Here Are 12 Places to Find a Gluten-Free Burger in Atlanta and Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life - 2022 Best Barbecue Restaurants Outside the Perimeter in Atlanta Area to pull this list together. We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. Our site gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Most common questions

Seasons 52, Bonefish Grill, and The Cheesecake Factory - Buford are the highest-rated American restaurants for a date night in Buford.

Antoinette's Cafe, The Dawg House Burger and Smoke, and Ted's Montana Grill - Mill Creek are the highest-rated American restaurants that are good for groups in Buford.

Antoinette's Cafe and Burger 21 - Mall of Georgia are the highest-rated vegan-friendly American restaurants in Buford.

Feast26, Ricos World Kitchen, and Antoinette's Cafe are the highest-rated American restaurants that serve breakfast in Buford.

Ricos World Kitchen, Seasons 52, and The Cheesecake Factory - Buford are the highest-rated American restaurants for dessert in Buford.

Drink pairing tips

  • The perfect match for your heavy meat dish

    Experts often pair heavy meat dish with a glass of Vieux Carre, a popular cocktail.

  • Margarita and grilled burger


    When considering what goes best with grilled burger, we recommend a glass of Margarita, it truly complements the dish as it balances the spice and salt of the burger.


  • Zinfandel with your barbecue

    Not sure what red wine to drink with your barbecue? Try Zinfandel. The rich flavors will pair nicely with the food and complete the meal.

Did you know?

  • A hefty price-tag

    There’s no doubt hot dog is delicious, but would you pay $169 for the Juuni Ban at Tokyo Dogin The United States?

  • 2,014 pounds of hamburger

    In Carlton, The United States, American-lovers celebrated a special day on September 2, 2012. Some still remember this as the day when the hamburger was made, weighing no less than 2,014 pounds.


  • A must-visit festival in Chicago

    Perhaps you want to try something new out, have you considered a Chicago Hot Dog Festival? Give it some thought. Every year in Chicago, Illinois, thousands of people attend the festival, adding to the appeal of the already charming city.

Parking in the area

Few things are as aggravating as circling around the block, looking for parking when you’re hungry. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen American spot.

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