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The top 50 most reviewed restaurants and eateries on Yelp

Au Cheval, Chicago IL

From a famed pastrami sandwich at Katz’s Deli in NYC to a cheeseburger from Au Cheval in Chicago, here are the most talked about restaurants and eateries on Yelp. While every business on this list has over 6,000 reviews, Bottega Louie in Los Angeles comes in as Yelp’s most reviewed business with a whopping 17,020 reviews (and counting).

Don’t be surprised if this round up of iconic eating experiences leaves you planning your next vacation! Burmese noodles in San Francisco, fresh fish in Hawaii, and beignets in New Orleans are just a few of the many unique dining experiences that are worth packing a bag for. On this list, you’ll find everything from extravagant Las Vegas buffets to casual and quick service eateries that are serving up tacos, ice cream, and pizza. Happy eating! 

Methodology:  This is a list of the top reviewed restaurants and food businesses on Yelp in the United States. We identified the top reviewed places to eat in the restaurant and food category, then sorted them by the total volume of reviews. All businesses were marked open on Yelp as of February 2022. Businesses with over nine locations were excluded.

1. Bottega Louie (Los Angeles)

2. Phil’s BBQ (San Diego)

3. Founding Farmers (Washington DC)

4. Katz’s Delicatessen (New York City)

5. Bacchanal Buffet (Las Vegas)

6. Brenda’s French Soul Food (San Francisco)

7. Mon Ami Gabi (Las Vegas)

8. Ippudo NY (New York City)

9. Bi-Rite Creamery (San Francisco)

10. Girl & The Goat (Chicago)  

Kat’z Delicatessen, Mon Ami Gabi, Bi-Rite Creamery

11. Old Ebbitt Grill (Washington DC)

12. Daikokuya Little Tokyo (Los Angeles)

13. Perch (Los Angeles)

14. Wurstküche (Los Angeles)

15. Wildberry Pancakes and Cafe (Chicago)

16. Extraordinary Desserts (San Diego)

17. Lucha Libre Gourmet Taco Shop (San Diego)

18. Pike Place Chowder (Seattle)

19. Wicked Spoon (Las Vegas)

20. Leonard’s Bakery (Honolulu)

Perch, Wurstküche, Leonard’s Bakery

21. Mama’s Fish House (Paia)

22. Mike’s Pastry (Boston)

23. House of Prime Rib (San Francisco)

24. Acme Oyster House (New Orleans)

25. Au Cheval (Chicago)

26. Screen Door Eastside (Portland)

27. The Purple Pig (Chicago)

28. Oceana Grill (New Orleans)

29. San Tung (San Francisco)

30. Pink’s Hot Dogs (Los Angeles)

Mike’s Pastry, Screen Door Eastside, San Tung

31. Duke’s Waikiki (Waikiki)

32. Fog Harbor Fish House (San Francisco)

33. Burma Superstar (San Francisco)

34. Howlin’ Ray’s (Los Angeles)

35. Star Noodle (Lahaina)

36. Pequod’s Pizzeria (Chicago)

37. Piroshky Piroshky (Seattle)

38. Bestia (Los Angeles)

39. Joe’s Shanghai (New York City)

40. The Attic (Long Beach)

Howlin’ Rays, Pequod’s Pizza, Joe’s Shanghai 

41. Philippe the Original (Los Angeles)

41. Nacho Daddy (Las Vegas)

42. Hog Island Oyster (San Francisco)

43. Lombardi’s Pizza (New York City)

44. Mama D’s Italian Kitchen (Newport Beach)

45. The Griddle Cafe (Los Angeles)

46. Peter Luger (Brooklyn)

47. Father’s Office (Los Angeles)

48. Yardbird (Las Vegas)

49. Republique (Los Angeles)

50. Homeroom (Oakland)

Hog Island Oyster, Mama D’s Italian Kitchen, Peter Luger