10 of America’s Best Historic Restaurants

10 of America’s Best Historic Restaurants

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“Seek out some of America’s wonderful, still-thriving historic restaurants."

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    In the cellar of a building designed more than a century ago by Kurt Vonnegut‘s grandfather is Indy’s oldest restaurant, featuring good German cuisine and the best selection of beer — imported, domestic and craft-brewed — in town.
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    “One of the true Italian-American originals.”
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    German fare and beer: “One of the oldest family-run businesses in the country.”
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    "A take-out fish shack and smokehouse on the edge of the Calumet River.”
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    ” Head over there for an elegant dinner of haute Creole dishes.”
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    “Widely known for serving the best breakfast in Austin.”
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    "They serve solid pub grub … and have one of the biggest beer selections in the city.”
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    "The space consists of just one long raw bar, with around 20 stools, manned by a handful of friendly shuckers and servers doling out oysters, clams, lobster, chowders, seafood salads and wine.”
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    " Because it’s one of the few fine dining options open 24-hours a day, it enjoys a solid patronage from late-night eaters.”
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    “the building is a midcentury masterpiece”.
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    “What to order? That’s easy: the famed mutton chop, on the menu from the beginning [1885] and perfected year after year.”
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    “attracting the likes of presidents and beltway movers and shakers since its opening in 1856″.
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