Best Classic Restaurant

The Library II

This dining room and bar, surrounded by a bevy of old books, is one of a kind and oozes candlelit (as in actual flames, not the electric “candles”) character. After ordering your steak or seafood (by the ounce) from a man at the kitchen’s brick counter, enjoy strong cocktails and the stellar salad bar. Yes, we said salad bar. Get over yourself. They don’t make restaurants like the Library anymore. And that’s a damn shame.

306 Route 73, Voorhees, NJ | 856-424-0198 | Website


2011 WINNER, Classic Restaurant

Fork

306 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA

This upscale American bistro helped coax serious eaters to Old City when it opened back in 1997. And now that chef Terence Feury is behind the line, his cooking seasonal, but just slippery enough to keep things interesting has given ‘em a reason to come back. Read more »