Best Thing I Ever Ate

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As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Sugar Rush"
  • Sam's Sundae
4.5 out of 5
9863 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
Biker Jim’s Gourmet DogsSee Biker Jim’s Gourmet Dogs Video ($)
(1225 ratings)

2148 Larimer St Map It!
Denver, CO 80205
(720) 746-9355
  • 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
1225 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
Billy's Diner ($)
(49 ratings)

24467 Hwy 190 Map It!
Krotz Springs, LA 70750
(337) 566-2080
  • Pepper Jack Boudin Balls
    Cajun sausage mixture balled w/ pepper jack cheese, battered & deep fried; "it's so melty & spicy & creamy" -Samantha Carroll
4.5 out of 5
49 ratings
est. 1995; no-frills eatery offering Cajun favorites, specialty meats & local sausages; known for boudin balls
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Mess Hall"
  • "The Hawg Dawg"
    all beef bacon-wrapped hot dog, covered in pulled pork, slaw & bbq sauce, served w/ side of choice; looks good!
4.5 out of 5
42 ratings
old fashioned Southern comfort food, burger & barbecue spot
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Best Drink"
  • Kyoto Iced Coffee
    takes 12 hours to make
4.5 out of 5
1707 ratings
vow: sells coffee less than 48 hours out of the roaster to customers
  • Beef Marrow & Oxtail Marmalade
4.5 out of 5
973 ratings
Blue Sky Deli ($)
(71 ratings)

2135 1st Ave 110th St Map It!
New York, NY 10029
(646) 682-7488
  • Chopped Cheese Sandwich
    top seller; seasoned beef chopped & grilled w/ peppers, onions & cheese, on a hoagie w/ mayo, ketchup, onions, peppers, lettuce & tomato, pressed; looks good
4.5 out of 5
71 ratings
aka Hajji's; bodega & grill, said to be the birthplace of the chopped cheese sandwich
  • Ribs
    smoked & torched loin back rib w/ house spice blend, brown sugar & apricot marmalade glaze, smoked for 4 hrs, served w/ 2 sides; "candied apricot pork pops!" -Casey Webb
4.5 out of 5
1473 ratings
opened in 2011; serving Memphis-influenced BBQ; "born out of the love for bbq & the desire to raise it to a higher level" (from its website)
Boka ($$$)
(1595 ratings)

1729 N Halsted St Map It!
Chicago, IL 60614
(312) 337-6070
  • Roasted Chicken
    roasted after skin is piped w/ house made chicken sausage; served w/ seasonal ingredients; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1595 ratings
opened in 2003; award-winning American fine dining in themed atmospheric rooms
Bolete RestaurantSee Bolete Restaurant Video ($$$)
(413 ratings)

1740 Seidersville Rd Map It!
Bethlehem, PA 18105
(610) 868-6505
  • Roasted Cauliflower & Wild Mushroom Soup
4.5 out of 5
413 ratings
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's perfect"-Alton Brown; served every weekend in March and April; a Vermont tradition
4.5 out of 5
70 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
Braise & Crumble Cafe [CLOSED] ($$)
(810 ratings)

40 N Mentor Ave Map It!
Pasadena, CA 91106
(626) 460-8600
  • Fried Chicken Po'Boy
    kettle fried chicken nuggets on a bun w/ mayo & dijon mustard, Sriracha lime aioli, arugula, pickles, Roma tomatoes & pickled onions
4.5 out of 5
810 ratings
[CLOSED]; est. 2014; specializes in slow-braised meats, pulled pork, short ribs, fried chicken, chili, stews & fruit pies
Breads BakerySee Breads Bakery Video ($$)
(1126 ratings)

18 E 16th St Map It!
New York, NY 10003
(212) 633-2253
  • Chocolate Babka
    swirl coffee cake w/ Nutella & dark chocolate; rolled, cut, twisted & baked; finished w/ simple syrup; looks good!
4.5 out of 5
1126 ratings
opened in 2012; offering sweet & savory artisanal baked goods, plus coffee, soups & sandwiches; 3 NY locations
Brent's Deli & RestaurantSee Brent's Deli & Restaurant Video ($$)
(2644 ratings)

19565 Parthenia St Map It!
Northridge, CA 91324
(818) 886-5679
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "At a Deli"
  • Corned Beef Sandwich
    looks good
4.5 out of 5
2644 ratings
  • Chicken Parmigiano Sandwich
    chicken cutlet breaded & fried, red sauce, provolone & Romano; looks good
4.5 out of 5
122 ratings
Italian deli & grocery w/ made-to-order sandwiches, pastas & imported goods; fresh bread sourced from its own neighboring panetteria
Brigtsen's RestaurantSee Brigtsen's Restaurant Video ($$$)
(353 ratings)

723 Dante St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70118
(504) 861-7610
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Sugar Rush"
4.5 out of 5
353 ratings
Other Recipes: Baked Oysters w/ Mushrooms, Garlic Bread Crumbs & Romano Cheese | Broiled Fish w/ Shrimp & Jalapeno-smoked Corn Beurre Blanc
Cafe JuanitaSee Cafe Juanita Video ($$$$)
(551 ratings)

9702 NE 120th Pl Map It!
Kirkland, WA 98034
(425) 823-1505
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "With Fruit"
  • Poco Carretto Rhubarb Prosecco Sorbetto
4.5 out of 5
551 ratings
Other Recipes: Roasted Rabbit w/ Ligurian Chickpea Cake & Chanterelles
Cake Man BakerySee Cake Man Bakery Video ($$)
(21 ratings)

236 W 135th St Map It!
New York, NY 10030
(646) 773-6869
  • Southern Red Velvet Cake
    looks good; recognized in USA Today, New York Times and other publications
4.5 out of 5
21 ratings
Throwdown: Bobby Flay won [recipe]; no longer a storefront...must call to order and pick-up
Cake Monkey BakerySee Cake Monkey Bakery Video ($$)
(330 ratings)

7807 Beverly Blvd Map It!
Los Angeles, CA 90036
(323) 932-1142
  • Peanut Butter El Rollo
    chocolate cake rolled up w/ housemade peanut buttercream & coated w/ bittersweet Belgian chocolate; looks good
4.5 out of 5
330 ratings
est. 2008; pastry shop specializing in retro treats & miniature cakes, plus pies, cookies & scones
CanoeSee Canoe Video ($$$)
(2079 ratings)

4199 Paces Ferry Rd SE Map It!
Atlanta, GA 30339
(770) 432-2663
  • Duck N’ Beef Burger
    Angus beef w/ duck meat & fat; served w / sunny side egg, wilted spinach, pickled cabbage, red onion & truffle pommes frites
4.5 out of 5
2079 ratings
est 1995; award-winning riverside fine dining
Cappy's Restaurant ($$)
(565 ratings)

5011 Broadway St Map It!
San Antonio, TX 78209
(210) 828-9669
  • Mustang Chicken
    horseradish crust, mustang sauce, mashed potatoes, chef vegetables; "so many layers of flavor!" -Pati Jinich
4.5 out of 5
565 ratings
est. 1977; brunch, lunch & dinner spot for casual/upscale American dining
Chaps Pit BeefSee Chaps Pit Beef Video ($)
(1348 ratings)

5801 Pulaski Hwy Map It!
Baltimore, MD 21205
(410) 483-2379
  • Pit Beef Sandwich
    you can order medium rare to well done; w/ Tiger Sauce (horseradish & mayo mix)
  • 52Chaps Submarine
    pit beef, corned beef, ham sandwich
  • Bull Dog (hot dog sandwich)
    Beef-Sausage-Cheese; owner's favorite
  • Beef Rachel
    like a Reuben, but w/ beef; beef, Swiss cheese, cole slaw, Thousand island; looks good
  • Guy's Triple D
    created from last time Guy was on show; beef, corned beef, sausage; Guy adds sliced onion, Tiger sauce & mustard; looks good
  • Raven Sub
    Beef, Turkey, Corned Beef; Beef, Turkey, Corned Beef
4.5 out of 5
1348 ratings
#63 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); opened in 1987; local favorite; City Paper awarded "Baltimore's Best" from 1991-2005; "when I roll back into Baltimore, there's one joint I gotta check out...Chaps Pit Beef"-Guy Fieri (his second showcasing of Chaps)
Charleston RestaurantSee Charleston Restaurant Video ($$$$)
(583 ratings)

1000 Lancaster St Map It!
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 332-7373
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
583 ratings
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "At a Deli"
4.5 out of 5
445 ratings
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "On Wheels"
  • "Buffalo Baby" Grilled Cheese
    havarti, braised buffalo chicken, homemade buttermilk ranch, quick pickled carrot & celery slaw; looks good
4.5 out of 5
61 ratings
opened in 2018; food truck specializing in creative grilled cheese concoctions
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