Top 5 Restaurants - "Best Fried Foods"

  (5 restaurants)     Aired on: July 2, 2016 
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Charlie Gitto's
5226 Shaw Ave
St. Louis, MO 63110
(314) 772-8898
https://www.charliegittos...
  • Toasted Ravioli
    handmade meat-filled ravioli, breaded, deep-fried & served w/ house made Pomodoro sauce; looks good
4.5 out of 5
360 ratings
#2 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Fried Food); opened in 1981; landmark for fine Italian dining
2
Grits and Groceries
2440 Due W Hwy
Belton, SC 29627
(864) 296-3316
www.gritsandgroceries.com...
  • Apple Fried Pie
    pastry w/ apple pie filling, deep-fried, rolled in cinnamon-sugar mix; served w/ housemade cinnamon-flavored French egg custard
4.5 out of 5
41 ratings
#3 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Fried Food); old country store in a cozy historic building; husband-and-wife team who used to work at at Emeril Lagasse's preeminent French Quarter restaurant, Nola
3
Home Grown
968 Memorial Dr SE
Atlanta, GA 30316
(404) 222-0455
www.homegrownga.com...
  • Grant's Stack Sandwich
    homemade pimento w/ fried green tomatoes & bacon on grilled Texas Toast; looks good
4.5 out of 5
864 ratings
#4 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Fried Food); neighborhood favorite offering creative & delicious breakfast options & a hearty brunch menu on the weekend; serve only breakfast & lunch
4
Korzo
667 5th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11215
(718) 499-1199
www.korzorestaurant.com...
  • Halusky
    potato dumplings w/ sheep's milk cheese & topped w/ bacon
  • Hungarian Langos
    fried flat bread topped w/ berry mix, whipped cream, fresh berries & caramel sauce
  • Korzo Slav "Fried" Burger
    beef burger, slow-braised pork neck, house-fermented sauerkraut, caraway seeds, juniper berries, high-altitude Bryndza; looks good
4.0 out of 5
361 ratings
#1 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Fried Food); husband-and-wife team who met in 2nd grade in what was then Czechoslovakia serving Central European comfort food
5
Threadgill's
6416 N Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78752
(512) 451-5440
www.threadgills.com...
  • Chicken Fried Steak
    made w/ 29-day aged beef & covered w/ bone marrow gravy
3.0 out of 5
317 ratings
#5 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Fried Food); iconic landmark serving Austin music since 1933...home cooking since 1981
 Top 5 Restaurants - "Best Fried Foods"  (5 restaurants)     Aired on: July 2, 2016