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Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "Blast From The Past"

  (3 restaurants)    
Aired on: October 19, 2009 
Aired on: October 19, 2009 
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Sam LaGrassa's: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Sam LaGrassa'sSee Sam LaGrassa's Video ($$)
(936 ratings)

44 Province St Map It!
Boston, MA 02108
(617) 357-6861
www.samlagrassas.com
  • Chipotle Pastrami Sandwich
    fan favorite; Rumanian pastrami w/ chipotle honey mustard, swiss cheese & cole slaw grilled on an italian sesame roll; looks good!
  • Clam Chowder
    clams are hand-picked & broth homemade
4.5 out of 5
936 ratings
est.1968; specialize in sandwiches
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  • Brains & Eggs
    ummm...I don't think so
  • Peppercorn Steak
    w/ peppercorn sauce; looks good
  • Porterhouse Special
    topped w/ au jus
  • Salad w/ Cattlemen's Special House Dressing
    w/ chunks of cheese in dressing
  • Presidential T-Bone
    name dubbed by President George H. W. Bush; 34-day wet-aging process; topped w/ au jus before serving; looks good
4.0 out of 5
953 ratings
opened in 1910; Oklahoma City's oldest restaurant; located in smack in the middle of Oklahoma City's Stockyards City; supposedly Gene Wade won the restaurant w/ a lucky roll in a craps game in 1945; all steaks are "machine-needled" to tenderize; President George H. Bush ate here
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Nickel Diner: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Nickel DinerSee Nickel Diner Video ($$)
(2345 ratings)

524 S Main St Map It!
Los Angeles, CA 90013
(213) 623-8301
www.5cdiner.com
  • Bacon Donuts
    glazed donut w/ one side dipped w/ chopped bacon; looks good
  • Catfish w/ Corn Cakes & Pecan Sauce
    seasoned & pan-fried; served w/ hashed bacon brussel sprouts; "that is fantastic...you gotta come try this!" -Guy Fieri; looks good
4.0 out of 5
2345 ratings
in 1940's-style dining setting; Other Recipes: Chicken Pozole
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "Blast From The Past"   (3 restaurants)    
Aired on: October 19, 2009 
Aired on: October 19, 2009