The 8 Best American Restaurants Near Mount Airy

Updated: August 22, 2022

Hankering for a hamburger or a tasty hot dog? These are the best Mount Airy restaurants for American cuisine. We analyzed millions of reviews from the top local sites to compile This list of top American restaurants. From plates of Pacific seafood to bowls of mac and cheese these are the best American venues Mount Airy has to offer.

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Cryin' Johnnies

American, $, Mount AiryAmerican, $Mount Airy
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Nook Cafe & Restaurant

American, $$, Mount AiryAmerican, $$Mount Airy
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0


New American, $$, Mount AiryNew American, $$Mount Airy
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Mount Airy Inn

Pizza, $$, Mount AiryPizza, $$Mount Airy
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.0

Twin Arch Tavern

American, $$, Mount AiryAmerican, $$Mount Airy
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

Hornets Nest Grille

American, $$, DamascusAmerican, $$Damascus
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Red Rooster

American, $, DamascusAmerican, $Damascus
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5


American, DamascusAmericanDamascus
Google: 3.8
Yelp: 3.0

How was this list created?

Figuring out the best American restaurants can take awhile. We pored over ratings for 16302 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 restaurant reviews in Mount Airy and 518 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. The restaurants you see have been featured in . We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. This content is not sponsored by any restaurant or party, the restaurants shown are the real deal. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Recurring questions

Cryin' Johnnies, Nook Cafe & Restaurant, and Five Guys are the highest-rated American restaurants that are good for groups in Mount Airy.

Cryin' Johnnies, Nook Cafe & Restaurant, and Five Guys are the highest-rated American restaurants that serve breakfast in Mount Airy.

Nook Cafe & Restaurant is the highest-rated upscale American restaurant in Mount Airy.

Cryin' Johnnies is the highest-rated American restaurant for dessert in Mount Airy.

Nook Cafe & Restaurant is the highest-rated American restaurant for a date night in Mount Airy.

Drink pairing tips

  • Go for Kentucky 75 with fried chicken

    For an elevated experience, pair your fried chicken with Kentucky 75. This combination works particularly well because this cocktail cuts the fat of the fried skin.

  • Pair Vieux Carre with heavy meat dish

    A cocktail, like Vieux Carre, is a good partner drink to with heavy meat dish because cuts through the heaviness of the dish.

  • Chardonnay and shellfish

    When considering how to best enjoy your shellfish, we would highlight how well a glass of Chardonnay complements the dish as it balances richness with acidity.

Fun facts

  • A long-held tradition

    Have you ever had a tasty hamburger? Well it’s an absolute classic in The United States!

  • The origin of hashbrown

    We can thank 1890s in The United States for the much beloved hashbrown.

  • 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 tips

Parking in Mount Airy can be a challenge. 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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