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For the devoted fine-diner, prime eating and world-class drinking are well worth the wait. Even a very, very long wait. Even half a year. We all know some restaurants are tough to get into—from the best Italian restaurants in America to the best sushi restaurants in America and the best vegetarian restaurants in America, there are reservation challenges to be had all across the country. But a select group of restaurants are special; they require patience, yes, but also zealous perseverance to get into. The toughest restaurant reservations to get in America demand a dedication to using calendar reminders, speed dial and sheer tenacity. Follow Time Out USA on Facebook; sign up for the Time Out USA newsletter