All-Star Best Thing I Ever Ate -
"Sensational Sandwiches"

  (11 restaurants)    
Aired on: July 20, 2020 
Aired on: July 20, 2020 
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  • Chicken Parmigiano Sandwich
    chicken cutlet breaded & fried, red sauce, provolone & Romano; looks good
4.5 out of 5
129 ratings
Italian deli & grocery w/ made-to-order sandwiches, pastas & imported goods; fresh bread sourced from its own neighboring panetteria
Fiore Deli of HobokenSee Fiore Deli of Hoboken Video ($)
(655 ratings)

414 Adams St Map It!
Hoboken, NJ 07030
(201) 659-1655
  • Roast Beef & Mutz Sub
    long sub w/ roast beef, "mutz" (homemade mozzarella) topped w/ au jus gravy; looks good!; roasted seasoned top-round beef; served on an Italian loaf w/ homemade mozzarella; topped w/ homemade brown gravy; "so tender, just melts in your mouth" –Casey Webb; looks good
4.5 out of 5
655 ratings
est. 1913; serving traditional deli fare
McNally's Tavern ($$)
(258 ratings)

8634 Germantown Ave Map It!
Philadelphia, PA 19118
(215) 247-9736
  • "The Schmitter"
    sliced beef w/ extra cheese, fried onions, tomato, grilled salami & "schmitter sauce" on a flash-broiled Kaiser roll; "better than a [Philly] cheesesteak" -Duff Goldman; looks good!
4.5 out of 5
258 ratings
est. 1921; family-friendly iconic neighborhood institution w/ scratch-made soup, salad & sandwiches, plus draft beer
  • Cheesesteak Sandwich
    10-oz ribeye, onion, American cheese on house baked bread; looks good!
4.0 out of 5
550 ratings
located in the Krog St Market; "classic sandwiches, handcut fries & old-school sodas" (from its website)
Little Goat ($$)
(4930 ratings)

820 W Randolph St Map It!
Chicago, IL 60607
(312) 888-3455
  • The Fat Club
    smoked turkey, ham, bacon, havarti, avocado, cabbage & tomato, mayo, special sauce, fat toast; looks good!
4.0 out of 5
4930 ratings
opened in 2012; a gourmet spin on diner comfort food, prepared by award-winning chef
Petit TroisSee Petit Trois Video ($$$)
(763 ratings)

718 N Highland Ave Map It!
Los Angeles, CA 90038
(323) 468-8916
  • Croque Monsier/Madame
    layers of sliced bread, Bechamel/Mornay sauce, ham & topped w/ a fried egg
  • Napoleon
    bruleed puff pastry w/ Tahitian vanilla bean pastry cream & powdered sugar; looks good
4.0 out of 5
763 ratings
est. 2014; intimate Parisian-style bistro specializing in classic French dishes from award-winning classically trained chef
Tony Luke'sSee Tony Luke's Video ($)
(1983 ratings)

39 E Oregon Ave Map It!
Philadelphia, PA 19148
(215) 551-5725
  • Cheesesteaks
    cooked in (low) 225-degree flat-top grill; cheese wiz on roll rather than on steak; looks good
  • Italian Roast Pork Sandwich
    slow-roasted pork, au jus, sauteed broccoli rabe (or spinach) & sharp provolone on a fresh baked roll; Rachael adds sauteed hot peppers; looks good
  • Pizza Cheesesteak
    looks good
  • Ultimate Cheesesteak Challenge
    challenge: 20-inch cheesesteak sub (equivalent to 6 cheese steak subs); Adam won
4.0 out of 5
1983 ratings
#6 (101 More Amazing Places to Chowdown); Food War: Pat's vs. Tony Luke's...Pat's won (2-votes-to-1); opened in 1992; long lines; serves other sandwiches as well; bake their own bread
  • Italian Sub
    18-inch long sub w/ Italian bologna, Italian capicola, Genoa salami, Provolone, lettuce & other toppings (Guy gets tomatoes, onions, crushed cherry peppers), Italian seasoning, oil; looks good!
4.0 out of 5
1368 ratings
since 1946; Atlantic City institution; long lines; fed an array of celebrities; one of my personal favorites
Mason Dixie Biscuit [CLOSED]See Mason Dixie Biscuit Video ($)
(206 ratings)

2301 Bladensburg Rd NE Map It!
Washington, DC 20018
(202) 849-3518
  • Adobo Lamb Biscuit
    biscuit sandwich w/ adobo-braised shredded lamb, salsa verde, fried egg; looks good
3.5 out of 5
206 ratings
[CLOSED]; est. 2014; moved from original airing location (Union Market)
  • Smoked Meat Sandwich
    3 weeks of prep & over 18 hours of cooking; cured, smoked brisket on seeded rye bread w/ deli mustard; looks good
  • Smoked Meat Poutine
    french fries topped w/ chicken gravy, smoked brisket & cheese curds; "just makes you eat & eat!...bold youth on a deli platter!" -Alex Guarnaschelli
3.5 out of 5
826 ratings
est. 2010; classic Jewish comfort food; grandmother's traditional recipes updated in a Canadian-style deli
Bo Brooks RestaurantSee Bo Brooks Restaurant Video ($$)
(520 ratings)

2780 Lighthouse Pt E Map It!
Baltimore, MD 21224
(410) 558-0202
  • Seafood Club
    signature jumbo lump crab cake, smoked bacon, house shrimp salad, Texas toast, lettuce, tomato, onion & hand cut fries; "took it to another level!" -Kardea Brown
3.0 out of 5
520 ratings
est. 1964; waterfront family seafood restaurant w/ outdoor tiki bar; serving "classic Chesapeake Bay cuisine" (from its website)
All-Star Best Thing I Ever Ate -
"Sensational Sandwiches"
  (11 restaurants)    
Aired on: July 20, 2020 
Aired on: July 20, 2020