Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "All Stacked Up"

  (9 restaurants)     Aired on: March 10, 2017 
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Defalco's Italian Grocery
2334 N Scottsdale Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85257
(480) 990-8660
defalcosdeli.com
  • Italian Sausage w/ Peppers & Onions Sandwich
    homemade sausage; 2 links served in sub roll, marinara sauce, sauteed peppers & onions & melted Provolone cheese; looks good
  • "Centurion" Calzone
    fresh Mozzarella, spicy Sopressatta, roasted peppers, fresh tomato, fresh basil & Kalamata olives; side of marinara; looks good
4.5 out of 5
945 ratings
est. 1972; family-owned Italian; storefront migrated from Toronto to Detroit to Scottsdale
2
Norton's Pastrami and Deli
18 W Figueroa St
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
(805) 965-3210
www.nortonspastrami.com...
  • Mom's PLT
    crispy pastrami (skillet-grilled...bacon-like texture), chipotle mayo, lettuce, tomato on sourdough; looks good
  • Pastrami Dog
    quarter-lb. hot dog, pastrami, sauerkraut and Swiss; looks good
4.5 out of 5
353 ratings
Dennis Miller made guest appearance
3
Blue Collar
6730 Biscayne Blvd
Miami, FL 33138
(305) 756-0366
bluecollarmiami.com...
  • Big Ragout Sandwich
    pulled braised pork & veal shoulder, brisket in hollowed-out crusty bread & topped w/ fresh mozzarella & Parmesean; served on bed of fries; looks good!
  • Spicy Ox Tail
    pan-seared & then braised for 4-7 hrs; served on mashed potatoes & topped w/ braising juices; offered occasionally...need to call to check if serving that day; looks good
  • Rock Shrimp Mac & Cheese
    topped w/ bacon chunks; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1072 ratings
since 2012; side restaurant to soon-to-be-renovated beach hotel
4
Blue Water Seafood Market & Grill
3667 India St
San Diego, CA 92103
(619) 497-0914
bluewaterseafoodsandiego....
  • Halibut Salad
    Guy got it w/ Teriyaki
  • Halibut Sandwich
    Guy got it w/ lemon garlic butter; looks good
  • Cioppino
    hearty seafood soup made of wahoo, mahimahi, ahi tuna, scallops; served on plate of rice; looks good
  • Fish Tacos
    Guy got sea bass; served on warm El Indio tortillas w/ cheese, cabbage, tomatoes & onions & topped w/ homemade white sauce; "that's one of my favorite fish tacos I've ever had"-Guy Fieri; looks good
4.0 out of 5
2746 ratings
local favorite; break-down their own fish; choice of seasonings once you choose your fish
5
Bunk Sandwiches
621 SE Morrison St
Portland, OR 97214
(503) 328-2865
www.bunksandwiches.com...
  • Pork Belly Cubano
    use 2-day cured pork belly (rather than traditional roast pork) served w/ ham, swiss, pickles, mayo, hot sauce and mustard; looks good
  • Pork Belly Rueben
    w/ Russian dressing (mixed w/ bacon fat!), swiss and kraut; looks good
  • Salt Cod Sandwich
    pureed salt cod w/ Spanish chorizo, marinated olives, olive oil & red wine vinegar
4.0 out of 5
613 ratings
#97 (101 More Amazing Places to Chowdown); owned and operated by good friends and sandwich aficionados who used to work in fine dining; Other Recipes: Red Beans & Rice
6
Farmer
3092 Poplar Ave
Memphis, TN 38111
(901) 324-2221
www.thefarmermemphis.com...
  • Banh You, Bahn-Mi
    sandwich w/ choice of meat (roast pork, chicken, brisket or mushroom), pickled veggies, fresh cilantro, sesame aioli served on a French roll; Guy got the roast pork; looks good
  • Sloppy Joe
    Donnell Century Farms ground beef, root vegetables simmered in spicy-sweet-savory-chunky tomato sauce served on grilled bun; looks good
  • Pan-Seared Mississippi Catfish
    catfish filet, mac 'n cheese, fresh vegetable, smoked tomato broth; looks good
4.0 out of 5
21 ratings
since 2011; farm-to-table restaurant serving "elevated" comfort & sustainable foods; menu changes daily, weekly & seasonally based on the availability of ingredients; open Tue-Sat; moved from original airing location (262 S Highland St)
7
Sammy's Bistro
1890 Bonanza Dr
Park City, UT 84060
(435) 214-7570
www.sammysbistro.com...
  • "Chivito" Club Sandwich
    thinly sliced roasted pork tenderloin layered w/ bacon, fried eggs, lettuce & tomato; served on a hoagie roll w/ a creamy cilantro aioli
  • Savory Chicken Bowl
    pulled chicken slow roasted w/ Poblano peppers, onions & Asian spices; served in its own broth over rice & garnished w/ cilantro & tortilla strips
4.0 out of 5
291 ratings
opened 2011; in ski town; "gourmet food, local prices" (on its door); Other Recipes: Italian Meatballs
8
Duarte's Tavern
202 Stage Rd
Pescadero, CA 94060
(650) 879-0464
www.duartestavern.com...
  • Crab Cioppino
    a house specialty; seafood stew: Dungeness crab w/ prawns & clams in tomato-based sauce w/ onion, garlic & cumin; "some of the best cioppino I've ever had"-Guy Fieri
  • Abalone Sandwich
    egg-washed-and-floured, grilled on flatop and served on sourdough bread;
  • Cream of Artichoke
    signature dish; looks good
  • Olallieberry Pie
    homemade; olallieberry is similar to a blackberry, but sweeter
3.5 out of 5
992 ratings
opened in 1894
9
Studio Diner
4701 Ruffin Rd
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 715-6400
www.studiodiner.com...
  • Lobster Roll
    6 oz. of fresh Maine lobster w/ light mayo & celery; New England style, served on a grilled & buttered New England frank roll w/ Studio fries or coleslaw
  • Monte Cristo Sandwich
    battered & fried sandwich stuffed w/ turkey, ham, Swiss & cheddar cheeses w/ raspberry preserves
  • Samson's Steak Sandwich
    sliced & marinated prime rib sauteed w/ spinach, mushrooms, bean sprouts & onion; topped w/ mozzarella & served on a grilled roll
3.5 out of 5
1503 ratings
neon-lighted diner w/ 1940s decor; "Do the time warp down Ruffin Road" (from its website)
 Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "All Stacked Up"  (9 restaurants)     Aired on: March 10, 2017