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Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "Fish, Fries and Feet"

  (3 restaurants)    
Aired on: January 16, 2015 
Aired on: January 16, 2015 
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Flying Mango: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Flying MangoSee Flying Mango Video ($$)
(322 ratings)

4345 Hickman Rd Map It!
Des Moines, IA 50310
(515) 255-4111
www.flyingmango.com
  • Ribs
    baby back ribs, rubbed & smoked in cherry wood for 4.5-5.5 hrs; served w/ sweet potato pancake & red beans & rice; looks good
  • Smoked Catfish Cake
    chef-owner's personal favorite; served w/ corn bread & collard greens
4.5 out of 5
322 ratings
opened in 2003; "prides itself on award-winning succulent barbecue, bold flavors of the Caribbean and unique homemade sidedishes" (from its website); Other Recipes: Collard Greens Gratin
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  • Smothered Turkey Chops
    turkey dredged, deep-fried & then sauteed w/ slice onions & gravy
  • Trotter Platter
    pig's feet par-boiled & then finished in ham stock solution until tender
4.5 out of 5
422 ratings
serving southern cuisine; Other Recipes: Red Velvet Waffles
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  • Bulgogi Masa Fries
    masa fries (potato dough mix sliced into fries shape & deep-fried) topped w/ Bulgogi (pan-fried marinated thinly sliced beef), cheese sauce, kimchi & eel sauce; "of everything I've enjoyed on this show, that's got to be at least in the top 5%"-Guy Fieri; looks good
  • Seitan Andouille Burrito
    vegan burrito w/ homemade vegetarian "Andouille", poblano potato w/ smoky tomato sauce; "90% of the people" would never guess it's vegan
3.5 out of 5
317 ratings
[CLOSED]; opened in 2013; metal musician turned taco chef serving tacos w/ Asian flair; Other Recipes: Pak Bulgogi (BBQ Chicken) Tacos
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "Fish, Fries and Feet"   (3 restaurants)    
Aired on: January 16, 2015 
Aired on: January 16, 2015