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Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "By Land and Sea"

  (5 restaurants)    
Aired on: January 26, 2018 
Aired on: January 26, 2018 
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  • Cheese Grits w/ Tasso (?)
    looks good
  • Crawfish Etouffe
    looks good
  • Prime Rib w/ Au Jus Sandwich
    looks good
  • Shrimp Creole
    "award winning"; looks good
4.5 out of 5
272 ratings
casual dining in funky joint
2
  • Pastrami Mommy
    homemade bison pastrami, provolone, pepperoncini and fresh greens on pumpernickel with a healthy dose of mustard and mayo; pastrami brined for 7 days and then smoked for 6-7 hrs and then placed in cooler overnight; looks good
  • Salamini
    small-diameter salami; 30-day cured Berkeshire pork; "melts in your mouth"; looks good
  • Smoked Whitefish
    one whole buttery smoked Lake Superior whitefish; brined for 2 hrs, smoked for 6-7 hrs then placed in cooler overnight; looks good
4.5 out of 5
236 ratings
unique gourmet specialty market and eatery; smoked fish, smoked meats, and dry-cure salumi
3
  • Clam Linguini
    fresh Manila clams from Puget sound tossed w/ housemade linguine in a white wine butter sauce w/ crispy house cured pancetta & roasted jalapeno; "in the top 5 I've ever had"-Guy Fieri; served only in season; looks good
  • Elk Bolognese
    wild Oregon elk w/ fennel, thyme, Mama lil's peppers & pork shoulder slowly simmered into a creamy ragu & tossed w/ handmade parpardelle ribbon pasta; looks good
4.0 out of 5
760 ratings
opened in 1986; quirky & fun pasta house w/ ever changing inspired decor..."The ambiance was perfect with a lot of things suspended from the ceiling and other things that reminded me of the Twilight zone..." (from Yelp! reviewer); everything is 100% housemade; Other Recipes: Gnocchi Cavofiore'
4
  • Crab Melt
    signature sandwich; grilled crab cake, tomato & Monterrey Jack; looks good
  • Pork Belly Reuben
    braised & grilled pork belly, sour kraut & Russian dressing on grilled marble rye; looks good
4.0 out of 5
170 ratings
Other Recipes: Crab Cake
5
Pinky's Westside Grill: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Pinky's Westside Grill
(903 ratings)

1600 W Morehead St Map It!
Charlotte, NC 28208
(704) 332-0402
eatatpinkys.com
  • Asian Pork Burger
    pork burger, Asian sauce, slaw
  • Corn Dog Shrimp
    large shrimp dipped in corn dog batter & deep-fried; served w/ waffle fries, southern slaw & dipping sauce
  • Triple "G" Burger
    three 5-oz patties, cheese (optional), slaw, mustard, chopped onions, chili; looks good
4.0 out of 5
903 ratings
owner/chef used to run Penguin Drive-In (which closed); used to be a garage that worked on VWs (and hence a VW on the roof); Other Recipes: Carolina Burger Chili
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "By Land and Sea"   (5 restaurants)    
Aired on: January 26, 2018 
Aired on: January 26, 2018