Aaron Sanchez (bio)

  (25 restaurants)    
Restaurant What to Get Show / Episode / Recommended By Yelp! Rating Restaurant Notes
1
Olde Pink House Restaurant
23 Abercorn St
Savannah, GA 31401
(912) 232-4286
www.plantersinnsavannah.c...
  • BLT Salad w/ Fried Green Tomatoes
    looks good
4.5 out of 5
2694 ratings
old Southern-style house atmosphere
2
Papa Buck's BBQ
1085 S Lewis St
Metter, GA 30439
(912) 685-4421
papabucks.com
  • Pigzilla Sandwich
    3-lb of 12-hr-smoked pulled pork; challenge: eat in 45 min. & win a T-shirt; looks good
4.5 out of 5
69 ratings
est. 2007
3
Peg Leg Porker
903 Gleaves St
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 829-6023
peglegporker.com
  • Memphis Sushi
    sausage & cheese platter w/saltines; add BBQ sauce
  • Ribs
    dry (non-sauced) baby-back rib smoked for 3-4 hrs; looks good
  • Smoked Green Beans
    w/ bacon; one of best selling sides
  • BBQ Pork Nachos
    cheese, pulled pork, BBQ sauce, jalapeneos; "best nachos I've ever had" -Aaron Sanchez; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1249 ratings
opened in 2013; award winning BBQ w/ owner who lost his leg at age 17 fighting bone cancer...and hence the restaurant name
4
Restaurant August
301 Tchoupitoulas St
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 299-9777
www.restaurantaugust.com...
  • Potato Gnocchi w/ Blue Crab and Perigold Truffle
    "best thing I've ever eaten ever!"-Aaron Sanchez; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1039 ratings
5
Cherry Cricket
2641 E 2nd Ave
Denver, CO 80206
(303) 322-7666
www.cherrycricket.com...
  • Cricket Burger
    signature burger; signature burger; Angus beef; most popular toppings is cream cheese & chopped jalapeno
  • Cricket Burger w/ Green Chili
    Aaron's toppings: bacon, cheddar cheese, lettuce, onions, chopped ajalapenos and green chili strips; "best burger you'll ever eat"-Aaron Sanchez; looks good
  • Goober Burger
    burger w/ peanut butter and fried egg
4.0 out of 5
1940 ratings
#79 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); build-your-own burger w/ 21 toppings; throw dart at dartboard to choose your toppings
6
Craft
43 E 19th St
New York, NY 10003
(212) 780-0880
www.craftrestaurantsinc.c...
  • Roasted Quail
    marinated for 24 hrs; grilled and topped w/ balsamic and olive oil
4.0 out of 5
839 ratings
opened in 2001
7
Daddy D'z BBQ Joynt
264 Memorial Dr SE
Atlanta, GA 30312
(404) 222-0206
www.daddydz.com
  • BBQ Pork Rib Tips
    looks good
4.0 out of 5
588 ratings
Picked by USA Today as "The best place to eat"; Rated "Number One" by the New York Times
8
George's California Modern
1250 Prospect St
La Jolla, CA 92039
(858) 454-4244
www.georgesatthecove.com...
  • "Fish Tacos"
    "hard to explain, just try it" (on the menu); sliced, pounded and disc-cut yellow fin tuna is "tortilla"; tuna tartar is mixed w/ jalapeno aioli to create the "filling"; tuna disc is crimped to form the "taco"; served w/ crispy fried avocado and more jalapeno aioli and other decorative herbs and radish
4.0 out of 5
399 ratings
opened in 2003; 65-seat restaurant
9
Incanto (CLOSED)
1550 Church St
San Francisco, CA 94131
(415) 641-4500
incanto.biz
  • Leg of Beast
    lamb shank; need to order in advance; looks good
4.0 out of 5
918 ratings
CLOSED
10
Jean Georges
1 Central Park W
New York, NY 10023
(212) 299-3900
www.jean-georges.com...
  • Chocolate Tasting Menu
4.0 out of 5
2452 ratings
multiple accolades include NY Times (4 stars), Michelin Guide (3 stars), AAA (5 diamonds)
11
K-Paul's Louisiana Kitchen
416 Chartres St
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 596-2530
www.kpauls.com
  • Blackened Louisiana Drum (Redfish)
    fresh Drum fish from Louisiana waters seasoned & blackened in a cast iron skillet; served w/ drawn butter, potatoes & veggies
  • Turducken
    chicken stuffed in a duck that is then stuffed in a turkey
  • Chicken & Andouille Gumbo
    pan-braised chicken, Chef Paul's own Andouille sausage w/ fresh vegetables, cooked in a chicken stock & dark roux; served w/ rice; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1049 ratings
opened in 1979; serving Cajun soul food; 200-seat dining area include seasonal balcony area on the second floor; international sensation
12
Kiki's Mexican Restaurant
2719 N Piedras St
El Paso, TX
(915) 565-6713
www.kikisrestaurant.com...
  • Beef Machaca
4.0 out of 5
238 ratings
13
Lolita (CLOSED)
900 Literary Rd
Cleveland, OH 44113
(216) 771-5652
www.lolitarestaurant.com...
  • Fried Brussel Sprouts
4.0 out of 5
378 ratings
CLOSED; Michael Symon's restaurant
14
Purple Pig
500 N Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 464-1744
https://thepurplepigchica...
  • Pork Gravy with Ricotta
    seared pork braised in tomato sauce to form ragu & served in a cast iron serving bowl w/ a ball of ricotta; served w/ thickly sliced toasted bread for dipping; looks good
  • Milk Braised Pork Shoulder
    served on mashed potatoes & topped w/ milk gravy; looks good
4.0 out of 5
5071 ratings
opened in 2009; chef/co-owner Jimmy Bannos Jr. was winner of James Beard, Rising Star Chef (2014)
15
Shopsin's
120 Essex St
New York, NY 10002
(917) 907-4506
www.shopsins.com
  • Ebelskivers
    pancakes dumplings stuffed with banana
4.0 out of 5
621 ratings
16
Tsar Nicoulai Caviar Cafe (CLOSED)
1 Ferry Building
San Francisco, CA 94105
(415) 288-8630
www.tsarnicoulai.com...
  • Tsar Nicoulai Caviar Sampler
    expensive; closed in Jan 2011 for move
4.0 out of 5
76 ratings
CLOSED
17
Versailles Bakery
3501 SW 8th St
Miami, FL 33135
(305) 441-2500
  • Guava Pastries
    puff pastry w/ stuffed guava paste
4.0 out of 5
194 ratings
18
Willa Jean
611 O'Keefe Ave
New Orleans, LA 70113
(504) 509-7334
www.willajean.com
  • King Cake
    4-lb cake stuffed w/ salted caramel, dulce leche, sliced bananas, mascarpone, pecans, edible gold leaves; available only during Mardi Gras
4.0 out of 5
585 ratings
bakery & restaurant serving modern & elegant touch to iconic southern food
19
Cake Flour
2420 Lime Kiln Ln
Louisville, KY 40222
(502) 425-0130
cakeflourbakery.com...
  • Flourless Chocolate Cake
3.5 out of 5
28 ratings
moved from original airing location (909 E Market St, # 100)
20
Garcia's Cafe
211 Hwy 133
Carbondale, CO 81623
(970) 963-4532
  • Menudo
    Mexican meat and tripe soup
3.5 out of 5
3 ratings
21
Max Brenner
841 Broadway
New York, NY 10003
(646) 467-8803
www.maxbrenner.com
  • Chocolate Pizza
    dessert pizza; pastry topped w/ double melted chocolate and marshmallows and candied hazelnut crunch; use Belgian chocolate
3.5 out of 5
3730 ratings
#5 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Chocolate); chocolate, chocolate and more chocolate
22
Nicky's Vietnamese Sandwiches (CLOSED)
150 E 2nd St
New York, NY 10009
(646) 944-9240
  • Classic Ba'hn Mi
  • Pork Chop Ba'hn Mi
3.5 out of 5
197 ratings
CLOSED
23
Suenos (CLOSED)
311 W 17th St
New York, NY 10011
(212) 243-1333
  • Chile Mecco Relleno
    slow cooked pulled pork, pine nuts, black currants, green olives stuffed in a chile mecco (smaller than traditional), battered and fried and topped w/ scallion crema
3.5 out of 5
200 ratings
CLOSED; opened in 2003; one of New York's favorite hideaways
24
Zarela Restaurant (CLOSED)
953 2nd Ave
New York, NY 10022
(212) 644-6740
  • Arroz Con Crema (Creamy Rice)
    Sanchez's mom's restaurant; looks good
3.5 out of 5
112 ratings
CLOSED
25
Chico's Tacos
3401 Dyer St
El Paso, TX 79930
(915) 565-5555
  • Tacos
    rolled & fried tacos in secret sauce
3.0 out of 5
259 ratings
moved from original airing location (4230 Alameda Ave)
 Aaron Sanchez (bio)  (25 restaurants)