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Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "Ultimate Turkey Fest"

  (9 restaurants)    
Aired on: November 19, 2015 
Aired on: November 19, 2015 
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  • Biscuits & Gravy
    homemade biscuits w/ pork & green chile-infused gravy
  • Duke City Reuben
    roasted spiced corned beef w/ homemade red sauerkraut, Swiss & homemade Thousand island dressing; looks good
  • T&A Sandwich
    signature sandwich; turkey, avocado, homemade green chile apple chutney & muenster on whole wheat roll; looks good
4.5 out of 5
135 ratings
CLOSED; started in 2009 by selling burritos at the back of her car; serve lunch for three charter schools (lunches for 1000 school kids every day) before opening storefront; small setting of 7 tables; Other Recipes: Sauerkraut
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Golden Crown Panaderia: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Golden Crown PanaderiaSee Golden Crown Panaderia Video ($)
(463 ratings)

1103 Mountain Rd NW Map It!
Albuquerque, NM 87102
(505) 243-2424
goldencrown.biz
  • Turkey Bread
    bread loaves in the size and shape of an oven-roasted turkey w/ wheat bread to simulate the wings & thighs & white bread to simulate the breast
4.5 out of 5
463 ratings
since 1972; father-and-son team running old fashion neighborhood bakery reknown for their turkey bread sculptures (bread loaves in the size and shape of an oven-roasted turkey); written up in many publications including Gourmet, Conde Naste Traveller, Budget Travel, Alibi, USA Western, IQ, Guia Azul & Su Casa; Other Recipes: Fruit Empanadas
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Supino Pizzeria: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Supino PizzeriaSee Supino Pizzeria Video ($$)
(779 ratings)

2457 Russell St Map It!
Detroit, MI 48207
(313) 567-7879
www.supinopizza.com
  • City Wing Thing Pizza
    pizza topped w/ smoked turkey, roasted garlic, cherry peppers; looks good
4.5 out of 5
779 ratings
opened in 2008; gets fresh ingredients from Eastern Market across street
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Comet Cafe: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Comet CafeSee Comet Cafe Video ($$)
(1030 ratings)

1947 N Farwell Ave Map It!
Milwaukee, WI 53202
(414) 273-7677
www.thecometcafe.com
  • A.J.'s Compact Turkey Dinner
    turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes in ball form topped w/ gravy
  • Akimbo Burger
    burger piled w/ toppings and grilled cheese sandwiches as buns
  • Meatloaf with Beer Gravy
4.0 out of 5
1030 ratings
opened in 2005; bacon on almost everything; free bacon w/ drink on Sunday nights; Other Recipes: Turkey Balls
5
Mike's City Diner: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
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(544 ratings)

1714 Washington St Map It!
Boston, MA 02118
(617) 267-9393
mikescitydiner.com
  • Corned Beef Hash
  • Pilgrim Sandwich
    top seller; roasted 24-hr brined turkey, cranberry sauce, stuffing & gravy in a sub roll; available every day (not just Thanksgiving); looks good
  • Turkey Dinner
4.0 out of 5
544 ratings
#5 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Thanksgiving); Other Recipes: Stuffing
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Sammy's Food Service & Deli: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
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(160 ratings)

3000 Elysian Fields Ave Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70122
(504) 947-0675
sammysfood.com
  • Mirliton Soup
    mirliton (or chayote) is a pear-shaped vegetable that grows seasonally; loaded w/ shrimp & grits
  • Pumpkin Bread Pudding
    w/ candied walnuts & topped w/ rum sauce; looks good
  • Turkey Dinner
    oven-roasted turkey breast served w/ oyster stuffing & cranberry sauce
4.0 out of 5
160 ratings
opened in 1993; butcher-shop-turned-to-sandwich-shop
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Alpine Steakhouse: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Alpine SteakhouseSee Alpine Steakhouse Video ($$)
(97 ratings)

4520 S Tamiami Trl Map It!
Sarasota, FL 34231
(941) 922-3797
www.alpinesteak.com
  • TurDucKen
    boneless chicken, stuffed inside a boneless duck, stuffed inside a bonless turkey; each layer lined w/ conbread stuffing, spinach stuffing and homemade andouille sausage; looks good
3.5 out of 5
97 ratings
opened in 1975
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Funk 'n Waffles: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Funk 'n Waffles (CLOSED)See Funk 'n Waffles Video ($)
(245 ratings)

727 S Crouse Ave Map It!
Syracuse, NY 13210
(315) 477-9700
www.funknwaffles.com
  • Chicken & Waffles
    buttermilk waffles w/ 1/2 dozen fried wings & topped w/ house special sauce (maple syrup, hot sauce & cinnamon)
  • Jive Turkey (Stuffing Waffle)
    waffle made of stuffing w/ smoked turkey, garlic mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce & gravy; "Hmmm!! Oh my gosh...that is killer!"-Guy Fieri
3.5 out of 5
245 ratings
CLOSED; opened in 2007; basement college joint serving "adult version of waffles"; features nightly eclectic music by artists from all over the country
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Thee Pitts Again: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Thee Pitts AgainSee Thee Pitts Again Video ($$)
(308 ratings)

5558 W Bell Rd Map It!
Glendale, AZ 85308
(602) 996-7488
www.theepittsagain.com
  • Pulled Pork Sandwich
    top seller; looks good
  • Pulled Turkey
    smoked for 14 hrs
3.0 out of 5
308 ratings
opened in 1979; won over 300 awards for BBQ
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "Ultimate Turkey Fest"   (9 restaurants)    
Aired on: November 19, 2015 
Aired on: November 19, 2015