Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "Meaty Masterpieces"

  (7 restaurants)     Aired on: May 17, 2017 
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Buster's On 28th
4204 28th Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55406
(612) 729-0911
  • Beer-Braised Beef
    beef braised in a stout beer for six hours then topped w/ roasted red pepper cream cheese; served w/ homemade salt & vinegar potato chips; looks good
  • Steak Sandwich
    thinly sliced & sauteed w/ caramelized onions & bacon then topped w/ homemade blue cheese sauce & topped w/ house made potato chips; looks good
4.0 out of 5
221 ratings
opened in 2007; favorite neighborhood gastropub & hangout; burnt down in 2013 & neighbors contributed to have it re-built
Cattlemen's Steak House
1309 S Agnew Ave
Oklahoma City, OK 73108
(405) 236-0416
  • 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
738 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
Indy's Historic Steer-In Restaurant
5130 E 10th St
Indianapolis, IN 46219
(317) 356-0996
4.0 out of 5
250 ratings
Honky Tonk BBQ
1800 S Racine Ave
Chicago, IL 60608
(312) 226-7427
  • Pulled Pork
    award-winning; slow-cooked for 17 hours at 215-degrees; Guy likes the Memphis vinegar sauce w/ the sandwich, but the mustard sauce when eaten by itself; both ways look good
  • Viking Beef Short Ribs
    dry-rubbed; available only on Fridays & Saturdays
3.5 out of 5
782 ratings
Memphis-style award-winning BBQ locally and nationally including 3rd place Trophy from the World Championship Memphis 2008; live music available on certain nights
Pat's Bar-B-Que
155 W Commonwealth Ave
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
(801) 335-6645
  • Burnt Ends
    chunks of beef brisket double-rubbed and smoked twice; only served once per week; long lines form just for them; sells fast; looks good
  • Smoked Meatloaf
    smoked for 4 hours
3.5 out of 5
339 ratings
BBQ smoked out in trailer used to win in competitions
Shorty's Pizza and Smoked Meat
1015 Tower Ave
Superior, WI 54880
(715) 718-0889
  • Hunter's Chicken Sandwich
    sliced grilled chicken, provolone, demi-glace reduction; looks good
  • Triple D Pizza
    thin crust w/ smoked meat, Italian sausage, pepperoni, bacon
3.5 out of 5
54 ratings
since 2013
T-Bone Tom's Steakhouse Restaurant
707 Hwy 146
Kemah, TX 77565
(281) 334-2133
  • Armadillo Eggs
    deep-fried jalapeno stuffed w/ pulled smoked brisket; "killer!"; looks good
  • Rib Eye Steak
    top seller; marinated overnight
  • T-Bone Tom's Sausage
    homemade; juicy; looks good
3.5 out of 5
449 ratings
opened in 1973
 Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "Meaty Masterpieces"  (7 restaurants)     Aired on: May 17, 2017