New American - Best of 2011

Published Sep 6, 2011

These restaurants take old ideas and melt them into tasty new ones. Who does it best?

Winner
2011 Winner

1. Knotty Barrel

Voters Love

"Knotty Barrel is one of my FAVE places to eat, drink and hang out. The staff is VERY accommodating and friendly and..." via Connie C.

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844 Market St San Diego CA 92101
  • Knotty Barrel, Great Meals, Nightlife, New American, Trendy Bar, Beer Selection, Neighborhood Bar, Sports Bar, 844 Market St East Village San Diego CA 92101
    844 Market St, World Map San Diego, CA
  • Urban Solace, Great Meals Nightlife Restaurants, Beer Selection New American Wine Bar, 3823 30th St San Diego CA 92104
    Nominee for: New American, Brunch
    3823 30th St, North Park San Diego, CA
  • Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens, Nightlife, Great Meals, Beer Selection, New American, Romantic Restaurant, 1999 Citracado Pkwy Escondido Escondido CA 92029
    1999 Citracado Pkwy, Escondido, CA
  • Antique Row Cafe, Great Meals, Cheap Eats, New American, Breakfast, 3521 Lemon Grove Ave Lemon Grove CA 91945
    Nominee for: New American, Breakfast
    Multiple locations
  • KITCHEN 1540, Great Meals, New American, 1540 Camino Del Mar Del Mar Del Mar CA 92014
    Nominee for: New American
    1540 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA
  • The Prado at Balboa Park, Great Meals, Weddings, Nightlife, New American, Venue, Happy Hour, Romantic Restaurant, 1549 El Prado World Map San Diego CA 92101
    Nominee for: New American
    1549 El Prado, World Map San Diego, CA
  • Alchemy, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 1503 30th St San Diego CA 92102
    7. Alchemy
    Nominee for: New American
    1503 30th St, Golden Hill San Diego, CA
  • Indigo Grill, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 1536 India St San Diego CA 92101
    Nominee for: New American
    1536 India St, Little Italy San Diego, CA
  • Market, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 3702 Via de la Valle Del Mar CA 92014
    9. Market
    Nominee for: New American
    3702 Via de la Valle, Del Mar, CA
  • Back Alley Grill, Great Meals, New American, 925 W San Marcos Blvd San Marcos CA 92078
    Nominee for: New American
    925 W San Marcos Blvd, San Marcos, CA
  • R Gang Eatery, Great Meals, New American, 3683 5th Ave Hillcrest San Diego CA 92103
    3683 5th Ave, Hillcrest San Diego, CA
  • Tango Restaurant & Lounge, Great Meals, Nightlife, Specialty Food and Drink, New American, Mediterranean, Romantic Restaurant, Tapas, Live Music Venue, Neighborhood Bar, Trendy Bar, Wine Bar, Desserts, Happy Hour, International Cuisine, 417 W Grand Ave Escondido CA 92025
    417 W Grand Ave, Escondido, CA
  • Avenue 5 Restaurant & Bar, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 2760 5th Avenue San Diego CA 92103
    Nominee for: New American
    2760 5th Avenue, Banker's Hill San Diego, CA
  • Kensington Grill, Great Meals, Nightlife, New American, Romantic Restaurant, Neighborhood Bar, Seafood, 4055 Adams Ave Kensington San Diego CA 92116
    Nominee for: New American
    4055 Adams Ave, Kensington San Diego, CA
  • Terra American Bistro, Great Meals, Weddings, New American, Caterer, 7091 el cajon blvd La Mesa San Diego CA 92115
    Nominee for: New American
    7091 el cajon blvd, La Mesa San Diego, CA
  • Callahan's Pub & Brewery, Great Meals Nightlife Restaurants, Beer Selection Irish Pub New American, 8111 Mira Mesa Blvd San Diego CA 92126
    Nominee for: New American
    8111 Mira Mesa Blvd, Mira Mesa San Diego, CA
  • Adams Avenue Grill, Great Meals, Restaurants, New American, Traditional American, 2201 Adams Ave University Heights San Diego CA 92116
    Nominee for: New American
    2201 Adams Ave, University Heights San Diego, CA
  • The Grant Grill, Great Meals, New American, Romantic Restaurant, 326 Broadway  Downtown San Diego CA 92101
    Nominee for: New American
    326 Broadway , Downtown San Diego, CA
  • The Marble Room, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 535 5th Ave San Diego CA 92101
    Nominee for: New American
    535 5th Ave, Gaslamp San Diego, CA
  • West Coast Tavern, Great Meals, Nightlife, Cheap Eats, New American, Happy Hour, Wings, Brunch, Neighborhood Bar, 2895 University Avenue North Park San Diego CA 92104
    Nominee for: New American
    2895 University Avenue, North Park San Diego, CA
  • Flavor Del Mar, Great Meals, New American, 1555 Camino Del Mar Del Mar CA 92014
    Nominee for: New American
    1555 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: New American
    5613 Paseo Del Norte, Carlsbad, CA
  • JRDN, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 4551 Ocean Blvd. at Felspar San Diego CA 92109 723 Felspar St San Diego CA 92109
    Nominee for: New American
    Multiple locations
  • Location
    Nominee for: New American
    626 S Tremont St, Oceanside Oceanside, CA
  • Sbicca Del Mar, Great Meals, Nightlife, Italian, New American, Happy Hour, 215 15th St Del Mar CA 92014
    Nominee for: New American
    215 15th St, Del Mar, CA
Contest Overview
  • 138,129
    Total Votes
  • 67,270
    Voters
  • 134
    Winners

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