American Fork is a mix of old homes and newer developments. Its restaurants represent a similar dynamic, with varying ethnicities and cuisine all across the city.
Here are the top 10 restaurants in American Fork, according to ratings by Yelp users.
-- Kurt Hanson, Daily Herald
10. Pizzeria Limone
If you're passionate about pizza, as you should be, Pizzeria Limone will become a new favorite for you. Neapolitan style pizza with fresh ingredients awaits at Pizzeria Limone.
Location: 1249 E. Main St., American Fork
Yelp review: "Fresh toppings. Best sauce and its made in house not store bought. The many cheeses made it just taste like no other. Just left me with a "Wow" effect. Service and how fast I got my food was was crazy fast. I'll be back here again and again." - Scotty W.
9. Blues Street BBQ
You won't be singing the Blues after a trip to Blues Street BBQ. The flavorful pulled pork and sumptuous sides are enough to cheer any hungry soul.
Location: 648 E. State St., Suite H, American Fork
Yelp review: "My first experience with Blues Street BBQ was tonight at a work meeting. They catered the meal for us and it was delicious! We had the bbq chicken, the pulled pork sandwiches, hush puppies, mashed potatoes and salad. Very good flavors! I loved mixing the hush puppies and potatoes with a bite of meat." - Scott N.
8. Temptasian Restaurant
Go ahead, give in to your "Temptasian." All of the classic Asian fare is here, such as beef and broccoli and lemon chicken. But many say it is truly a cut above the rest.
Location: 987 W. 500 North, American Fork
Yelp review: "The food here is some of the best Chinese/Asian I've had in Utah County. It's hard to find anything Chinese that doesn't taste like Panda-Express mass-produced chow mein or sweet & sour chicken but Temptasian (I know the name is SUPER cheesy) knows what they are doing." - Ben H.
7. Thai Thai Cuisine
A Thai restaurant so nice, they named it twice. Thai Thai Cuisine is a hole in the wall that will blow you away with its stir fry options, curries and fantastic Pad Thai.
Location: 224 E. Main St., American Fork
Yelp review: "This hidden gem is a must go to, especially if you love Thai food! The owner is always so kind, and the food is great. The red curry, drunken noodles and ginger stir fry are some of our favorites, but the mango sticky rice is a must! Delicious! Highly recommend." - Dempsey D.
6. DP Cheesesteaks
The popular sandwich chain is one of American Fork's faves for tender cheesesteak sandwiches. A frequent favorite is the garlic steak, with onions, mushrooms, provolone, tomatoes and garlic sauce.
Location: 933 W. 500 North, American Fork
Yelp review: "This was my first time to DP Cheesesteaks because I love another place and always go there by default. I will be back. I got a garlic cheesesteak and it was delicious. The beef was tender and flavorful and the garlic sauce added a little something without being overwhelming. The bread had a great texture. The staff was friendly and the atmosphere was nice. All in all, this was a great stop." - Margaret L.
5. CoreLife Eatery
If you're tired of burgers, fries and food that will likely shorten your life by three to five years, check out CoreLife Eatery. Everything in the restaurant is organic and clean, which helps you feel full and happy.
Location: 197 N. West State St., American Fork
Yelp review: "Update: Another great meal from CoreLife! Chicken bone broth, cabbage, black beans and carrots. Fabulous way to end my 5 day juice cleanse! I'll be back for some great healthy meals!!" - Krys J.
4. Nazca Grill and Fusion Cuisine
Feel like you're in the mountains of Peru with roasted plantains, Peruvian chile sauce or the special Pollo a la Brasa.
Location: 98 N. West State St., American Fork
Yelp review: "I ordered the Papa a la Huancaina and the ceviche, and I also tried the Chicha Morada, a drink made with purple corn, pineapple, cinnamon and clove. Everything was delicious, and I especially enjoyed the drink and Papa a la Huancaina." - Marianne S.
3. Nori Sushi Bar & Grill
Between the bomb bento boxes and the superb sushi, Nori Sushi Bar & Grill is sure to be a new favorite, if it isn't already.
Location: 821 W. State Street, American Fork
Yelp review: "We LOVE it here. Staff is so friendly and great, atmosphere is great and low key and the restaurant is CLEAN, food is great for the price. We love sushi and every time we go to Nori we are super happy with our food and service." - Utah G.
2. Kitchen Eighty-Eight
All you need to know about Kitchen 88 is that their tri-tip and mashed potatoes are absolutely heavenly. And if you're not in American Fork regularly, the Kitchen 88 food truck brings its exquisite dining to you.
Location: 648 E. State Road, Suite N, American Fork
Yelp review: "Amazing!!! We found this place by accident and we are so happy we did! The food is incredible." - Amanda S.
1. Bok Bok Chicken
This isn't your typical Buffalo Wild Wings or other pub-style wings. Bok Bok Chicken serves Korean style wings, double fried for extra crispiness and drowned in one of their three amazing house sauces. The candy garlic may leave your breath kicking, but it's worth it.
Location: 648 E. State Road, Suite N, American Fork
Yelp review: "Bok Bok hit it out of the park. I love when restaurants focus on one thing and do it really, really well. The simplicity of the menu was amazing and the flavor of the wings was on point. It was filling and wasn't overpriced." - McKenzie B.