Alex Guarnaschelli (bio)

  (63 restaurants)    
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Magnolia Cafe ($)
(1818 ratings)

1920 S Congress Ave Map It!
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 445-0000
  • Blackened Salmon
    "cook burned" (pan-fried w/ flame) on bottom of iron skillet (skillet is turned upside-down...crazy!)
  • Gingerbread Pancakes
    embedded w/ sliced bananas
  • Polenta
    homemade; flatop-fried and topped w/ ragu sauce; looks good
  • Stuffed Red Pepper
    stuffed w/ jambalaya
  • Love Migas
    eggs scrambled in spicy "LOVE" butter (fresh garlic and serrano) w/ tomato, onion, bell pepper, tortilla chips and jack cheese; Served w/ black beans & tortillas; looks good
3.5 out of 5
1818 ratings
opened in 1988; local favorite; large crowds; "Open 24/8" and "Sorry, We're Open"
Mike's at the Crossroads ($$)
(372 ratings)

7665 Old Redwood Hwy Map It!
Cotati, CA 94931
(707) 665-9999
  • "Moo-Ben" Sandwich
    homemade corned beef, Swiss, house thousand island & sauerkraut on a burger patty, served on marbled rye
3.5 out of 5
372 ratings
est. 1991; premier burgers w/ locally sourced ingredients
  • Smoked Meat Sandwich
    3 weeks of prep & over 18 hours of cooking; cured, smoked brisket on seeded rye bread w/ deli mustard; looks good
  • Smoked Meat Poutine
    french fries topped w/ chicken gravy, smoked brisket & cheese curds; "just makes you eat & eat!...bold youth on a deli platter!" -Alex Guarnaschelli
3.5 out of 5
840 ratings
est. 2010; classic Jewish comfort food; grandmother's traditional recipes updated in a Canadian-style deli
(1776 ratings)

119 W 56th St Map It!
New York, NY 10019
(212) 708-7460
  • Chocolate Decadence French Toast
    battered & fried slices of chocolate cake (instead of bread); covered in strawberries, pistachios & Valrhona chocolate sauce; looks good
3.5 out of 5
1776 ratings
[CLOSED]; located inside the luxurious Parker Meridien hotel
Pascal's ManaleSee Pascal's Manale Video ($$$)
(592 ratings)

1838 Napoleon Ave Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 895-4877
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Bar-B-Que"
  • Original Pascal's Barbeque Shrimp
3.5 out of 5
592 ratings
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "On a Stick"
  • Caramel Apple
3.5 out of 5
89 ratings
formerly Charleston's Candy Kitchen
Smoke DaddySee Smoke Daddy Video ($$)
(1407 ratings)

1804 W Division St Map It!
Chicago, IL 60622
(773) 772-6656
  • Pulled Pork Benedict
    eggs benedict w/ pulled pork, chipotle hollandaise & choice of fruit or hash browns (ummm...get the hash!); looks good
3.5 out of 5
1407 ratings
opened in 1994; featured in NY Times, National Geographic; free live music, seven days a week; Other Recipes: BBQ Beans | Brisket
Supper [CLOSED]See Supper Video ($$$)
(407 ratings)

926 S St Map It!
Philadelphia, PA 19147
(215) 592-8180
  • Bacon Babka
    housebaked bacon & brown sugar filled Russian coffee cake, bacon, butter, maple syrup
3.5 out of 5
407 ratings
[CLOSED]; "warm & welcoming urban farmhouse featuring a lively open kitchen" with "granite bars on each of our two floors specialize in unique seasonal cocktails, fine wines & a selection of the best local small-batch beers" (from its website)
Tune Inn ($)
(528 ratings)

331 Pennsylvania Ave SE Map It!
Washington, DC 20003
(202) 543-2725
  • Beer-Battered Burger
    grilled, beer battered, deep fried & topped w/ cheese, fried egg, lettuce, tomato, pickles & house sauce on a bun, served w/ fries; "juicy, good old American beef" -Alex Guarnaschelli; cooked burger, battered then deep-fried
  • Joe's West Virginia Sandwich
    sliced roast beef w/ house "wonton" (?) sauce; looks good!
3.5 out of 5
528 ratings
opened in 1947; Congress members to blue collar frequent here; comfort food & drinks in a longstanding, quirky location; self-proclaimed dive "and very proud of it!"; Other Recipes: Fried Chicken
Rosarios Ristorante [CLOSED] ($$$)
(9 ratings)

145 SE Mizner Blvd Map It!
Boca Raton, FL 33432
(561) 393-0758
  • Garlic Bread
    Parmesan cheese mixed in w/ garlic-oil mixture; complimentary w/ meal; looks good
3.0 out of 5
9 ratings
[CLOSED]; est. 1996; featuring classic Italian menu choices from Northern and Southern Italy as well as some Sicilian items from where the owner was born
La Goulue [CLOSED]See La Goulue Video ($$$)
(89 ratings)

9700 Collins Ave Map It!
Bal Harbour, FL 33154
(305) 865-2181
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Cheesy"
  • Cheese Souffle
2.5 out of 5
89 ratings
Sister Midnight [CLOSED] ($$)
(17 ratings)

137 1/2 East 7th St Map It!
New York, NY 10009
(212) 614-9798
As Seen On:
Iron Chef Eats, Episode: "Beloved Burgers"
  • BLK MKT Cheeseburger
    proprietary blend of Pat LaFrieda beef, American cheese, potato bun; looks good
  • BLK MKT Veggie Burger
    housemade w/ quinoa, cauliflower, corn, beets, cilantro, pickled peppers & tzatziki on side
2.5 out of 5
17 ratings
[CLOSED]; cocktail bar
Five Points [CLOSED]See Five Points Video
31 Great Jones St Map It!
New York, NY 10012
(212) 253-5700
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Pizza"
  • Yukon Gold Potato Pizza
    thin crust; thinly sliced Yukon Gold potatoes on a crust then topped w/ cheese and white truffle oil; cooked in wood-burning brick oven; no tomato sauce
  [CLOSED]; opened in 1999; "a place with a good bar, a serious kitchen, and zero pretensions" (from website)
Alex Guarnaschelli (bio)   (63 restaurants)    
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