Best Thing I Ever Ate - "That I'm Thankful For"

  (8 restaurants)    
Aired on: November 15, 2010 
Aired on: November 15, 2010 
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  • Thanksgiving Dinner
    3-course meal w/ options for each course; Michael got the following: 1st-seared foie gras served on Concord grape gelee; 2nd-butternut squash risotto w/ sage & spice butter; 3rd-roasted organic free range turkey w/ duck confit sour cherry stuffing, root vegetables and potato puree, cranberry compote and fortified turkey jus; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1429 ratings
opened in 1984; many accolades including James Beard Foundation Award - Outstanding Restaurant (2002), only restaurant to have received five consecutive three-star reviews from the New York Times; Other Recipes: Crushed White Bean Bruschetta w/ White Truffle Oil | Red Snapper Braised w/ Rosemary, Potatoes, & Garlic Confit | Shrimp, Spiced Mango, & Avocado Salad w/ Citrus Dressing
Harriet's Cheesecakes Unlimited: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
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(338 ratings)

1515 Centinela Ave Map It!
Inglewood, CA 90302
(310) 419-2259
  • Sweet Potato Cheesecake
    graham cracker crust, vanilla cheesecake filling, sweet potato filling and topped w/ sour cream sauce and candied pecan garnish; "I mean, it's that good. I mean, it's that good! I mean, it's that good!!"-Jeff Henderson; looks good
4.5 out of 5
338 ratings
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(397 ratings)

326 Broadway Map It!
San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 744-2077
  • Smashing Pumpkin Martini
4.0 out of 5
397 ratings
opened in 1951; the place to power lunch; brass plaque commemorating a 1969 women's successful sit-in known as "the Grant Grill invasion" protesting men's only sign during lunchtime
  • Turkey Terrific Sandwich
    sandwich w/ smoked turkey, cranberry, stuffing & mayo...the whole Thanksgiving meal in 1 sandwich; cannot get during Thanksgiving (closed)
4.0 out of 5
85 ratings
since 1973; on Nantucket Island
  • Cranberry Preserves
    can be shipped
4.0 out of 5
40 ratings
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115 27th Ave N Map It!
Nashville, TN 37203
(615) 329-1234
  • Pulled Turkey Sandwich
    smoke turkey breast for 4-5 hrs, pulled, put on onion bun or corn bread (Claire's preferred) w/ cheese, pickles and topped w/ white BBQ sauce (mayo-buttermilk-based sauce); "it is the best turkey sandwich I've ever had"-Claire Robinson; looks good
  • Pulled Pork on Cornbread
    cornbread pancakes as buns; recommend the white sauce; looks good
3.5 out of 5
197 ratings
#2 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Lunch); est. 1986; outdoor seating and take-out style restaurant
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742 N Highland Ave Map It!
Los Angeles, CA 90038
(323) 203-0500
  • Mandoo Vegetable Dumplings
    Asian vegetables, sweet potato and kimchi filled dumplings with roasted ginger yam and sesame dipping sauce
3.5 out of 5
1085 ratings
  • Victoria Sandwich Cake
    layers of vanilla butter cream and raspberry jam between 2 sponge cakes
3.5 out of 5
732 ratings
a quintessential corner of England in the heart of Greenwich Village; also a store of British groceries, chocolates, sweets, teas alongside authentic tea pots, mugs
Best Thing I Ever Ate - "That I'm Thankful For"   (8 restaurants)    
Aired on: November 15, 2010 
Aired on: November 15, 2010