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The 15 Best American Restaurants Near Clarkston

Updated: July 5, 2022

Looking for Clarkston’s best buffalo wings or spiciest chili? These are the American spots doing it best. 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 Clarkston.

Find the perfect American restaurant

Brockett Pub House & Grill

American, $, ClarkstonAmerican, $Clarkston
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Food To Go

American, $, ClarkstonAmerican, $Clarkston
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0

Ponce Sports Lounge

American, $$, ClarkstonAmerican, $$Clarkston
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Discover Wings

American, $, ClarkstonAmerican, $Clarkston
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

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Kimball House

New American, $$$, DecaturNew American, $$$Decatur, Downtown
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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Southbound

American, $$, ChambleeAmerican, $$Chamblee
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
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Revival

American, $$$, DecaturAmerican, $$$Decatur, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
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The Alden

American, $$, ChambleeAmerican, $$Chamblee
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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Sprig Restaurant

American, $$, DecaturAmerican, $$Decatur
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
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Haven

American, $$$, BrookhavenAmerican, $$$Brookhaven, Brookhaven Fields
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
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Farmed Kitchen and Bar

American, $, TuckerAmerican, $Tucker
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5
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Scout

American, $$, DecaturAmerican, $$Decatur, Oakhurst
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
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Leon's Full Service

American, $$, DecaturAmerican, $$Decatur, Downtown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
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Arnette's Chop Shop

American, $$$$, BrookhavenAmerican, $$$$Brookhaven, Ashford Park
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
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African Palace

African, Stone MountainAfricanStone Mountain
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

How did we curate these results?

Finding the best American restaurant for you shouldn’t feel like a second job. We pored over ratings for 15738 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 restaurant reviews in Clarkston and 863 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what Eater had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. The restaurants you see have been featured in Eater - Here Are 12 Places to Find a Gluten-Free Burger in Atlanta, Eater - Atlanta’s Hottest New Brunches, August 2017 and Eater - 20 Spots Around Atlanta Offering Excellent Lunches and Lunch Specials. As restaurants continue to adapt to COVID-19, you can trust us to show the latest information on which restaurants are open and how with our real-time data recommendation engine. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Questions & answers

Brockett Pub House & Grill, Halal Pizza, and Food To Go are some of the highest-rated late-night American spots in Clarkston.

Brockett Pub House & Grill, Halal Pizza, and Food To Go are the highest-rated American restaurants that serve breakfast in Clarkston.

There are 7 American restaurants in Clarkston.

Brockett Pub House & Grill, Halal Pizza, and Food To Go are the highest-rated American restaurants for a quick lunch in Clarkston.

Brockett Pub House & Grill, Halal Pizza, and Ponce Sports Lounge are the highest-rated American restaurants that are good for groups in Clarkston.

Drink pairing tips

  • Go for Kentucky 75 with fried chicken

    To elevate your fried chicken experience, we recommend some Kentucky 75 to go with your dish. This pairing works especially well because this cocktail cuts the fat of the fried skin.

  • The perfect match for your heavy meat dish

    Experts recommend pairing a heavy meat dish with a glass of Vieux Carre, a popular cocktail.

  • Pair Chardonnay with shellfish

    A shellfish can be tricky to find a white wine pairing for. We would suggest trying Chardonnay. It will pair nicely with the food and complete the meal thanks to its strong and acidic.

Factoids

  • The history of hashbrown

    The hashbrown was only thought up in 1890s! We wonder what people ever did without some good hashbrown in their lives...

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    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.

  • The traditional hamburger

    A trip to The United States is incomplete without having tried the local hamburger, a national classic!

Parking in the area

There’s nothing like finding the perfect parking spot right away when you’re going out for a meal. 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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