Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "Rockstar Chefs"

  (7 restaurants)     Aired on: June 5, 2017 
Restaurant What to Get Show / Episode / Recommended By Yelp! Rating Restaurant Notes
1
Bub and Pop's
1815 M St NW
Washington, DC 20036
(202) 457-1111
www.bubandpops.com
  • Jewish Hoagie
    corned beef, brisket, roast turkey, Kosher salami, Swiss cheese, spicy mustard, thousand island & cole slaw; looks good
  • Roast Pork Hoagie
    slow roasted porchetta, hazelnut gremolata, aged provolone & pork jus; looks good
4.5 out of 5
619 ratings
opened in 2013; Philly transplant ("a taste of Philly in Washington, D.C."); Other Recipes: French Onion Dip
2
Little Jewel of New Orleans
207 Ord St
Los Angeles, CA 90012
(213) 620-0461
littlejewel.la
  • Cochon de Lait Po'boy
    pulled pork, Creole slaw, shredded cabbage, pickles; looks good
  • Crawfish Mac N Cheese
    "it's outstanding! I get more crawfish flavor out of this than...when I eat crawfish!" -Guy Fieri; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1275 ratings
grocery & deli drawing its influence from culinary influence from New Orleans located in Chinatown; Other Recipes: Red Beans & Rice
3
Buttermilk Kitchen
4225 Roswell Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30342
(678) 732-3274
buttermilkkitchen.com...
  • Chicken Bisket
    fried chicken breast on homemade biscuit w/ housemade red pepper jelly served w/ pimento cheese grits & house pickles; available only on weekend brunch & Wed (check website for update menu); looks good
  • Lox Plate
    beet-cured salmon, onions, capers, farm greens, cream cheese on Jerusalem bagel
4.0 out of 5
840 ratings
farm-to-table restaurant in country kitchen setting; serves breakfast & lunch only; owner/chef Suzanne Vizethann was winner of Chopped! (Season 8)
4
Country Cat Dinnerhouse & Bar
7937 SE Stark St
Portland, OR 97215
(503) 408-1414
thecountrycat.net
  • "The Whole Hog"
    brined & grilled pork loin chop, porchetta/porketta (rolled pork belly, sliced & pan-fried) & braised pork shoulder; "one of the best pork dishes I've ever had"-Guy Fieri
  • Beef Jerky
    looks good
  • Cast Iron Skillet Fried Chicken
    brined in salt-water for 24 hrs, then another 24 hrs in buttermilk, coated in paper bag (shake-shake) & fried in beef & pork fat; served w/ mashed potatoes & gravy; looks good
  • Cast Iron Skillet Fried Chicken
    w/ toasted pecan-bacon spoonbread & field greens dressed in maple syrup; looks good
  • Red Flannel Hash
    w/ corned beef, red beets, & a sunnyside-up egg
4.0 out of 5
876 ratings
since 2007; "a made-from-scratch, farm-to-table experience" (from its website); Southern comfort food
5
Krazy Fish
2501 Central Ave
Charlotte, NC 28205
(704) 332-1004
krazyfish.com
  • Gumbo
    w/ pulled pork, chicken, shrimp & served on rice; looks good
  • Seafood Diablo
    fish, shrimp, calamari & scallops sauteed w/ peppers, onions & celery in a spicy Cajun marinara; served over rice; looks good
4.0 out of 5
361 ratings
opened in 2011; wild, eclectic & "krazy" joint w/ two covered patios, two fully stocked bars & a huge selection of Domestics, Imports & Kraft beers
6
Miss Shirley's Cafe
750 E Pratt St
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 528-5373
www.missshirleys.com...
  • Coconut Cream Stuffed French Toast
    Challah bread dipped in an almond scented egg mix, stuffed w/ coconut cream cheese & flaked coconut, garnished w/ diced strawberries & bruleed bananas, dusted w/ cinnamon & powdered sugar; looks good
  • Crab Cake Po' Boy
    jumbo lump crab cake, tabasco bacon onion jam, bibb lettuce, red & yellow tomatoes on ciabatta, dusted w/ Old Bay; "this is outrageous! The way you compose this sandwich is so next-level" -Guy Fieri; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1679 ratings
est. 2005; local landmark serving Southern fundamentals using fresh ingredients from the Chesapeake Bay region of Maryland; in Baltimore's Inner Harbor; long lines
7
Red Wagon Pizza Co
5416 Penn Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55419
(612) 259-7147
www.redwagon-mpls.com...
  • Red Wagon Pizza
    thin crust pizza w/ house cheese over red sauce topped w/ crispy sopressata ribbons, banana peppers & house made sausage; finished w/ chili flakes & fig balsamic; looks good
  • Tortellini Alla Panna
    hand-rolled tortellini filled w/ spinach, house ricotta & lemon; tossed in creamy white wine sauce w/ peas & Everett's ham; looks good
4.0 out of 5
142 ratings
opened in 2014; 36 beers on tap & offers an eclectic list of 20 moderately-priced wines by the glass; recommended by Guy Fieri's crew
 Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "Rockstar Chefs"  (7 restaurants)     Aired on: June 5, 2017