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Jernard Wells (bio)

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Cake Monkey BakerySee Cake Monkey Bakery Video ($$)
(341 ratings)

7807 Beverly Blvd Map It!
Los Angeles, CA 90036
(323) 932-1142
www.cakemonkey.com
  • Peanut Butter El Rollo
    chocolate cake rolled up w/ housemade peanut buttercream & coated w/ bittersweet Belgian chocolate; looks good
4.5 out of 5
341 ratings
est. 2008; pastry shop specializing in retro treats & miniature cakes, plus pies, cookies & scones
  • Monte Cristo
    applewood smoked ham, havarti cheese & dijon, on a griddled donut, topped w/ raspberry preserves & powdered sugar; looks good
4.5 out of 5
2062 ratings
opened in 2013; baked treats, quality meats & locally sourced ingredients
  • Short Rib "Pot Roast"
    buttermilk whipped potatoes, whiskey glazed carrots, smoked bordelaise, tobacco onions; "it's Christmas in your mouth!" -Jernard Wells; looks good
4.5 out of 5
728 ratings
est. 2014; elevated farm-to-table comfort food classics, plus a full bar & live music
home.madeSee home.made Video ($$)
(167 ratings)

1072 Baxter St Map It!
Athens, GA 30606
(706) 206-9216
www.homemadeathens.com
  • Ham & Pimento Cheese
    pepper jelly glazed smoked pork shoulder served w/ whipped cream cheese, cheddar & house pimento cheese, plus milk bread; "heaven in your mouth!" -Jernard Wells; looks good
4.5 out of 5
167 ratings
opened in 2005; traditional Southern cuisine w/ a modern twist
Fat Matt's Rib Shack ($$)
(2361 ratings)

1811 Piedmont Ave NE Map It!
Atlanta, GA 30324
(404) 607-1622
www.fatmattsribshack.com
  • Ribs
    St. Louis style ribs, steamed then smoked; looks good
4.0 out of 5
2361 ratings
est. 1990; counter service restaurant specializing in ribs & barbecue
Hy's Steak House ($$$)
(1606 ratings)

2440 Kuhio Ave Map It!
Honolulu, HI 96815
(808) 922-5555
hyswaikiki.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "On A Date"
  • Tomahawk Pork Chop
    dry aged up to 30 days; grilled over local wood w/ proprietary spice; coated in mango chutney & served w/ vegetables
4.0 out of 5
1606 ratings
est. 1976; local staple known for quality meats w/ Hawaiian preparation
Le Fat ($$)
(464 ratings)

935 Marietta St NW Map It!
Atlanta, GA 30318
(404) 439-9850
  • Salt & Pepper Calamari
    jalapeno, Thai peppers, fried shallots, spicy mayo
4.0 out of 5
464 ratings
est. 2015; fusion of flavors from North Vietnam & French cuisine, w/ bold, family-style plates
Melba's Restaurant ($$)
(1584 ratings)

300 W 114th St Map It!
New York, NY 10026
(212) 864-7777
www.melbasrestaurant.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Stacked"
  • Southern Fried Chicken & Eggnog Waffles
    eggnog infused waffles & fried chicken; topped w/ strawberry butter & served w/ maple syrup; "it just makes you feel good all over!" -Jernard Wells
4.0 out of 5
1584 ratings
est. 2005; diverse menu highlights American comfort food & Southern classics
Ben's Chili BowlSee Ben's Chili Bowl Video ($)
(4043 ratings)

1213 U St NW Map It!
Washington, DC 20009
(202) 667-0058
benschilibowl.com
  • Chili Half Smoke
    sausage; looks good
3.5 out of 5
4043 ratings
#28 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); opened in 1958; D.C. landmark; Bill Cosby, President Obama ate here
C. Ellet's ($$$)
(237 ratings)

2605 Circle 75 Pkwy Map It!
Atlanta, GA 30339
(678) 996-5344
www.c-ellets.com
  • Surf & Turf
    baseball cut sirloin, cast iron grilled w/ thyme, garlic & butter, Georgia white shrimp w/ Creole seasoning & house sauce; "it melts in your mouth!" -Jernard Wells
3.5 out of 5
237 ratings
opened in 2017; refined steakhouse & cocktail bar, plus a full shellfish menu, desserts & wine list; located inside the MLB Braves' stadium
Nook On Piedmont Park ($$)
(1017 ratings)

1144 Piedmont Ave NE Map It!
Atlanta, GA 30309
(404) 745-9222
thenookatlanta.com
  • Mac Daddy Totchos
    1-lb of tater tots topped w/ homemade mac & cheese, black bean beef chili & shredded cheese blend; looks good
  • Macho Totcho Challenge
    macho sized serving of entire Totcho Portfolio (tots smothered w/ grilled chicken, homemade marinara & mozzarella cheese) that totals 5 pounds; challenge: finish in 45 min; Casey lost
3.5 out of 5
1017 ratings
est. 2009; neighborhood tavern known for pub grub & supporting charities
Pork & Mindy's [CLOSED] ($$)
(268 ratings)

1623 N Milwaukee Ave Map It!
Chicago, IL 60647
(773) 799-8759
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Mess Hall"
  • "Bao to the Pork"
    top seller; hickory smoked pork shoulder, pickled daikon & carrot, house sauce, cucumber jalapeno cilantro relish, steamed bun; "the perfect pairing in your mouth" -Jernard Wells
3.5 out of 5
268 ratings
[CLOSED]; opened in 2015; creative bbq sandwich shop known for smoked meats
Southern Art Bourbon Bar [CLOSED] ($$$)
(75 ratings)

3315 Peachtree Rd NE Map It!
Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 946-9070
  • 12-Layer Red Velvet Cake
    scratch made cake infused w/ coffee, layered & coated in cream cheese icing, garnished w/ strawberries; "it's beyond words!" -Jernard Wells
3.5 out of 5
75 ratings
[CLOSED]; est. 2011; side-by-side Southern eatery & bourbon bar
Jernard Wells (bio)   (13 restaurants)