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The 15 Best American Restaurants Near Chevy Chase

Updated: August 22, 2022

Looking for Chevy Chase’s best buffalo wings or spiciest chili? These are the American spots doing it best. We researched top sites and incorporated millions of critic and user reviews to find the best American restaurants. From plates of Pacific seafood to bowls of mac and cheese these are the best American venues Chevy Chase has to offer.

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The Hunter's Hound

Irish, Chevy ChaseIrishChevy Chase
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Clyde's of Chevy Chase

American, $$, Chevy ChaseAmerican, $$Chevy Chase
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.0
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Persimmon Restaurant

American, $$, BethesdaAmerican, $$Bethesda, Wisconsin South
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 3.5
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PLNT Burger

American, $, Silver SpringAmerican, $Silver Spring
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Sydney’s Burger

American, $, WheatonAmerican, $Wheaton
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Juicy Seafood

American, $$, Silver SpringAmerican, $$Silver Spring
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Frank’s Burger Place

American, $$, Silver SpringAmerican, $$Silver Spring
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Republic

American, $$, Takoma ParkAmerican, $$Takoma Park
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
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Barrel & Crow

American, $$, BethesdaAmerican, $$Bethesda, Woodmont Triangle
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Black's Bar & Kitchen

American, $$$, BethesdaAmerican, $$$Bethesda, Woodmont Triangle
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5
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Chicken Basket

American, $, WheatonAmerican, $Wheaton
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.5

Black Market Bistro

American, $$, Garrett ParkAmerican, $$Garrett Park
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

The Dish & Dram

American, $$, KensingtonAmerican, $$Kensington
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Woodmont Grill

American, $$$, BethesdaAmerican, $$$Bethesda, Wisconsin North
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Cheesesteak Mikes

American, $, Silver SpringAmerican, $Silver Spring
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

How did we curate these results?

We know how time consuming it can be to find the best American restaurants in Chevy Chase. We looked at Yelp and Google’s ratings for 16302 spots across Chevy Chase, analyzed 823905 restaurant reviews, and sifted through 518 lists and articles from the likes of Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life and USA Today – applying our boam magic to sift through results. These top contenders have appeared in Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life - 2022 Best Easter Brunch Restaurants in Maryland Suburbs (DC) Area, Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life - 2022 Best Restaurants with the Best Food in Maryland Suburbs (DC) Area and USA Today - Best Restaurants near FedEx Field. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With boam, money never makes the list. These ten options are sure to delight.

Recurring questions

The Capital Grille and LIA'S are the highest-rated American restaurants for a date night in Chevy Chase.

The Capital Grille, LIA'S, and Clyde's of Chevy Chase are the highest-rated American restaurants that serve breakfast in Chevy Chase.

There are 3 American restaurants in Chevy Chase.

The Capital Grille, LIA'S, and Clyde's of Chevy Chase are the highest-rated upscale restaurants for American cuisine in Chevy Chase.

The Capital Grille and LIA'S are the highest-rated American restaurants for dessert in Chevy Chase.

Drink pairing tips

  • Kentucky 75 with your fried chicken

    Kentucky 75 is vibrant and this makes it a great drink to have alongside your fried chicken. The Champagne-based, bourbon in the drink play nicely with the fatty flavors in the food.

  • A great drink pairing for heavy meat dish

    Finding the ideal drink pairing for heavy meat dish can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some cocktail, particularly a glass of Vieux Carre. This, oaked, cocktail balances the fatty heavy meat dish.

  • Pair Margarita with 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.


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Parking in the area

Parking can be tough around Chevy Chase 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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