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The 15 Best American Restaurants Near Littleton

Updated: August 22, 2022

Looking for the best American restaurants in Littleton? These are our top choices for gumbo and fried chicken. 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 Littleton has to offer.

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Great Road Kitchen

American, $$, LittletonAmerican, $$Littleton
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Tavern in the Square

American, $$, LittletonAmerican, $$Littleton
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

Fuse Bistro

New American, $$, WestfordNew American, $$Westford
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Forge & Vine

American, $$, GrotonAmerican, $$Groton
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0

Gibbet Hill Grill

New American, $$$, GrotonNew American, $$$Groton
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0
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Rapscallion Table & Tap

American, $$, ActonAmerican, $$Acton
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Holy Grail Bar and Restaurant

American, ActonAmericanActon
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Markoh's On Main

American, $$, AyerAmerican, $$Ayer
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Twin Seafood - Acton

American, $$, ActonAmerican, $$Acton
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Nashoba Club - Pizza & Taproom

Pizza, $, AyerPizza, $Ayer
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Mac-N-Choose

American, $$, WestfordAmerican, $$Westford
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Tiny's Restaurant

American, $, AyerAmerican, $Ayer
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5

Burtons Grill & Bar of Westford

American, $$, WestfordAmerican, $$Westford
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Johnson's Restaurant and Dairy Bar

American, $, GrotonAmerican, $Groton
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Minuteman Lounge

American, $$, BoxboroughAmerican, $$Boxborough
Google: 3.8
Yelp: 3.0

How did we curate these results?

Figuring out the best American restaurants can take awhile. We analyzed 15185 Littleton restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 Littleton restaurant reviews, and 1052 lists and articles – looking closely at what Thrillist had to say – and applied our boam magic. Don’t bother looking for Thrillist - The Best Steakhouses in Bostonwe’ve already done so for you and included all you need to know. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With boam, money never makes the list. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Most common questions

Great Road Kitchen is the highest-rated upscale American restaurant in Littleton.

Tavern in the Square is the highest-rated vegan-friendly American restaurant in Littleton.

There are 3 American restaurants in Littleton.

Great Road Kitchen and Tavern in the Square are the highest-rated American restaurants that is good for groups in Littleton.

Great Road Kitchen, Tavern in the Square, and Subway are the highest-rated American restaurants for a quick lunch in Littleton.

Drink pairing tips

  • Pair Margarita with grilled burger

    When considering how to best enjoy your grilled burger, we would highlight how well a glass of Margarita complements the dish as it balances the spice and salt of the burger.


  • Go for Vieux Carre with heavy meat dish

    To elevate your heavy meat dish experience, we recommend some Vieux Carre to go with your dish. This pairing works especially well because this cocktail cuts through the heaviness of the dish.

  • Kentucky 75 and fried chicken


    Wondering what to drink with your fatty fried chicken? Well you haven’t gotten the most out of the dish until you have had a vibrant Kentucky 75.

Fun facts

  • A long-held tradition

    When in The United States it would be criminal not to try out the pecan pie. GIve it a go so you can say you had the full experience.

  • A historical dish

    1930s gave us something tasty, the cheesesteak! This tasty dish was bestowed upon us by The United States.

  • 18 pounds of victory

    18 pounds of chili con carne is the crazy amount that Joey Chestnut ate in6 minutes.

Parking info

Parking has always been a challenge in Littleton. 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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