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Best Thing I Ever Ate - "Bird Is the Word"

  (8 restaurants)    
Aired on: November 14, 2011 
Aired on: November 14, 2011 
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Oleana Restaurant: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Oleana RestaurantSee Oleana Restaurant Video ($$$)
(1410 ratings)

134 Hampshire St Map It!
Cambridge, MA 02139
(617) 661-0505
www.oleanarestaurant.com
  • Misty Knoll Flattened Lemon Chicken
    w/ Za'atar & Turkish cheese pancake; combines flavor of roast chicken w/ Mediterranean cooking; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1410 ratings
opened in 2001; award-winning patio with a fountain, herb garden and fig tree
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Aldea: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Aldea ($$$)
(593 ratings)

31 W 17th St Map It!
New York, NY 10011
(212) 675-7223
aldearestaurant.com
  • Arroz De Pato (Duck Rice)
    almost paella-like; duck confit, chorizo, olive, clementine; looks good
4.0 out of 5
593 ratings
opened in 2009
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Buddakan: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Buddakan ($$$)
(3719 ratings)

75 9th Ave Map It!
New York, NY 10011
(212) 989-6699
www.buddakannyc.com
  • Whole Peking Duck
    make yourself at table: duck meat, crispy duck skin, hoisin sauce rolled in a (tortilla-like) moo shu pancake
4.0 out of 5
3719 ratings
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Craft: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Craft ($$$$)
(976 ratings)

43 E 19th St Map It!
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
976 ratings
opened in 2001
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Dovetail: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Dovetail [CLOSED] ($$$$)
(695 ratings)

103 W 77th St Map It!
New York, NY 10024
(212) 362-3800
www.dovetailnyc.com
  • Chicken a la Plancha
    chicken breast marinated, poached in a plastic bag, then seared on flat top; served w/ dark-meat chicken sausage patties, crayfish, artichokes and pea greens; "it is w/o question the best poultry dish I've ever had"-Michael Psilakis
4.0 out of 5
695 ratings
[CLOSED]; near American Museum of Natural History, Central Park and Lincoln Center
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Snack Bar: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Snack Bar ($$$)
(60 ratings)

721 N Lamar Blvd Map It!
Oxford, MS 38655
(662) 236-6363
www.snackbaroxford.com
  • Tandoori Spiced Fried Cornish Game Hen
    marinated for 4 hrs, battered and deep-fried; served w/ cumin smashed new potatoes, tomato/cashew chutney; looks good
4.0 out of 5
60 ratings
"married French Bistro with North Mississippi Cafe resulting in the Bubba Brasserie cuisine" (from its website)
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A-Frame: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
A-Frame ($$)
(1920 ratings)

12565 Washington Blvd Map It!
Los Angeles, CA 90066
(310) 398-7700
aframela.com
  • Cracklin Beer Can Chicken
    blending of Korean beer house and Peruian chicken; chicken brined overnight, put in rotisserie, cooled then deep fried to get crispy skin; served w/ kimchi, century egg, salsa roja and verde; "to get your hands dirty" (on menu); looks good
3.5 out of 5
1920 ratings
contemporary mess hall; same chef as Kogi Truck
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Alpine Steakhouse: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Alpine SteakhouseSee Alpine Steakhouse Video ($$)
(95 ratings)

4520 S Tamiami Trl Map It!
Sarasota, FL 34231
(941) 922-3797
www.alpinesteak.com
  • TurDucKen
    boneless chicken, stuffed inside a boneless duck, stuffed inside a bonless turkey; each layer lined w/ conbread stuffing, spinach stuffing and homemade andouille sausage; looks good
3.5 out of 5
95 ratings
opened in 1975
Best Thing I Ever Ate - "Bird Is the Word"   (8 restaurants)    
Aired on: November 14, 2011 
Aired on: November 14, 2011