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  • Southern Red Velvet Cake
    looks good; recognized in USA Today, New York Times and other publications
5.0 out of 5
22 ratings
Throwdown: Bobby Flay won [recipe]; no longer a storefront...must call to order and pick-up
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Ka'aloa's Super J's Authentic Hawaiian: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Ka'aloa's Super J's Authentic HawaiianSee Ka'aloa's Super J's Authentic Hawaiian Video
(523 ratings)

83-5409 Mamalahoa Hwy Map It!
Captain Cook, HI 96704
(808) 328-9566
  • Lau Lau
    slow cooked pork in taro leaves; looks good
5.0 out of 5
523 ratings
family cooking; like at someone's home
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1770 House: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
1770 HouseSee 1770 House Video
(133 ratings)

143 Main St Map It!
East Hampton, NY 11937
(631) 324-1770
www.1770house.com
  • Meatloaf
    w/ mashed potatoes and sauteed spinach; looks good
4.5 out of 5
133 ratings
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Al Noor: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Al Noor
(740 ratings)

15112 Inglewood Ave Map It!
Lawndale, CA 90260
(310) 675-4700
www.alnoor-restaurant.net
  • Garlic Naan
4.5 out of 5
740 ratings
opened in 1998; vow to only use the finest ingredients and prepare each dish with an infusion of passion and creativity; all dishes are made from scratch
5
  • Sweet Potato Cobbler
  • Cha Cha
    pickled cabbage, onion, tomato (side dish)
  • Hot Water Corn Bread
    pancake-like corn meal
  • Pork Chops
4.5 out of 5
114 ratings
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Alinea: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
AlineaSee Alinea Video
(1787 ratings)

1723 N Halsted St Map It!
Chicago, IL 60614
(312) 867-0110
www.alinearestaurant.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Appetizers"
  • Hot Potato Cold Potato
    chilled potato soup w/ a ball of hot potato topped w/ black truffle suspended on a pin just hanging over the soup
4.5 out of 5
1787 ratings
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  • Lasagna Verde
    grandmother's recipe, looks good!
  • Whole Branzino Roasted in Sea Salt
    fish
4.5 out of 5
1542 ratings
opened in 2001
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Avec: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
AvecSee Avec Video
(1919 ratings)

615 W Randolph St Map It!
Chicago, IL 60606
(312) 377-2002
www.avecrestaurant.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "In a Bowl"
  • Chorizo-Stuffed Dates
    bacon-wrapped
4.5 out of 5
1919 ratings
opened in 2003; wine bar that includes a menu of rustic food
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  • Fried Chicken
    brine for 24-36 hours to make it "uber juicy"; secret is double dipped; "juiciest fried chicken I've ever had"-Melissa D'Arabian; looks good
4.5 out of 5
595 ratings
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As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Messy"
  • Bread & Chocolate
    chocolate chunks embedded in round loaf bread; 1/3 of weight is chocolate; chocolate stays melted (and hence "messy")
4.5 out of 5
37 ratings
est. 1985; European style bakery in the heart of the Berkshires
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Bern's Steak House: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Bern's Steak HouseSee Bern's Steak House Video
(2011 ratings)

1208 S Howard Ave Map It!
Tampa, FL 33606
(813) 251-2421
www.bernssteakhouse.com
  • 22 oz. Strip Sirloin
    aged for 5 weeks; looks good
  • Chocolate Peanut Butter Truffle
    peanut butter mouse and dark chocolate mouse layered in deep-dish oreo crust; looks good
  • Chocolate Macadamia Decadence Cake
    one of signature sample-sized dessert from the sampler platter "Taste of Bern's" (other sampler items include King Midas, Banana Cheese Pie, Chocolate Cheese Pie & Vanilla Cheesecake)
  • Steaks
4.5 out of 5
2011 ratings
extravagant interior (small statues embedded in walls); the largest restaurant wine collection in the world (over 500,000 bottles); "dessert room" on second floor
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As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Sugar Rush"
  • Sam's Sundae
4.5 out of 5
9182 ratings
strive to use local, organic ingredients when available; made from Straus Family organic dairy products; tastes are served on metal spoons saving over 500,000 plastic spoons from filling landfills every year
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  • Elk Jalapeno Cheddar Brat
    splits brats and then grills them to cook faster and more char flavor; topped w/ cream cheese (squirted from a caulking gun) and Coke-infused caramelized onions; Susan likes to add spicy mustard, horseradish cream sauce and ketchup; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1069 ratings
hot dog cart serving exotic hot dogs including reindeer and wild boar brats, rattlesnake and pheasant, elk and antelope, yak and buffalo-all of them torpedoed with Coca-Cola soaked grilled onions and a swizzle of cream cheese unloaded from the front end of a caulking gun
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As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Best Drink"
  • Kyoto Iced Coffee
    takes 12 hours to make
4.5 out of 5
1632 ratings
vow: sells coffee less than 48 hours out of the roaster to customers
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  • Beef Marrow & Oxtail Marmalade
4.5 out of 5
844 ratings
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Bolete Restaurant: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Bolete RestaurantSee Bolete Restaurant Video
(286 ratings)

1740 Seidersville Rd Map It!
Bethlehem, PA 18105
(610) 868-6505
www.boleterestaurant.com
  • Roasted Cauliflower & Wild Mushroom Soup
4.5 out of 5
286 ratings
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As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Combos"
  • Sugar on Snow
    combo of snow (shaved ice), thicken maple syrup, a plate of pickles and unsweetened raised doughnuts; "of all the combinations of food I've ever had, it's the one I sat back and thought I'm viewing the plate of God...it's perfect"-Alton Brown; served every weekend in March and April; a Vermont tradition
4.5 out of 5
39 ratings
farm gift shop and sugar house nestled in the pine-clad hills; 8 generations of Pure Vermont Maple Syrup production; rating might be for shop
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As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "At a Deli"
  • Corned Beef Sandwich
    looks good
4.5 out of 5
1780 ratings
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As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Sugar Rush"
4.5 out of 5
247 ratings
Other Recipes: Baked Oysters w/ Mushrooms, Garlic Bread Crumbs & Romano Cheese | Broiled Fish w/ Shrimp & Jalapeno-smoked Corn Beurre Blanc
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  • Cheesesteak
    "big daddy"
4.5 out of 5
104 ratings
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As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Appetizers"
  • Burgundy Snails
    snails imported from Burgundy; served on puff pastry
4.5 out of 5
390 ratings
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  • Beef Wellington
    center-cut filet mignon, grilled, wrapped in puff pastry with Hudson Valley foie gras, mushroom duxelles and black truffles with sauce Perigueux; looks good
4.5 out of 5
88 ratings
French elegant décor (exposed beams and stone-studdd walls)
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Cochon Butcher: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Cochon ButcherSee Cochon Butcher Video
(2898 ratings)

930 Tchoupitoulas St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 588-7675
www.cochonbutcher.com
  • Boudin Sausage
    meat is pre-cooked prior to put into casing; how to eat: squeeze meat into mouth w/o eating casing
4.5 out of 5
2898 ratings
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  • Gumbo
    recipe changes slightly depending on what is fresh and local for that day; looks good
  • Creole Bread Pudding Souffle
    rich bread pudding whipped into a light fluffy souffle w/ whiskey sauce; looks good
  • Louisiana Blue Crab Lasagna
    seasonal; mushroom-spinach-caramelized onions-ricotta lasagna topped w/ deep-fried soft-shell crab & crab-based hollandaise sauce; looks good
  • Shrimp and Tasso Henican
    a signature dish; wild Louisiana white shrimp stuffed w/ spicy Cajun ham tossed in Crystal hot sauce w/ pickled okra & five pepper jelly; looks good
4.5 out of 5
3458 ratings
#7 (America's Best: American Classics); opened in 1880; before Hurricane Katrina, it was the longest continually operating restaurant in U.S...closed for 13 months for restoration; restaurant in turquoise and white Victorian in The Garden District
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Czuchraj Meats: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Czuchraj MeatsSee Czuchraj Meats Video
(42 ratings)

1979 W 25th St Map It!
Cleveland, OH 44113
(216) 696-7083
  • Beef Jerky
4.5 out of 5
42 ratings
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