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51
L'Atelier de Joel Robuchon: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
L'Atelier de Joel RobuchonSee L'Atelier de Joel Robuchon Video ($$$$)
(1111 ratings)

3799 Las Vegas Blvd S Map It!
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(702) 891-7358
www.mgmgrand.com/restaura...
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Las Vegas"
  • La Langoustine
    Langoustine is like a cross of a small lobster and and shrimp (crawfish-sized); just 2-3 bites; "of all the things I've eaten in Vegas, the one thing I come back to and crave time and again is la langoustine (at L'Atelier de Joël Robuchon)"-Gail Simmons
4.5 out of 5
1111 ratings
location also in New York City (Midtown); "Joël Robuchon is grand master of French cooking"-Gail Simmons
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Langer's Deli: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Langer's DeliSee Langer's Deli Video ($$)
(3753 ratings)

704 S Alvarado St Map It!
Los Angeles, CA 90057
(213) 483-8050
www.langersdeli.com
  • #19 - Pastrami Sandwich
    thick-cut pastrami complemented by a slice of Swiss cheese, Russian dressing and homemade cole slaw; looks good
4.5 out of 5
3753 ratings
opened in 1947; started as a 12-stool lunch counter, now can seat 135 patrons; local and international icon; located diagonally across MacArthur Park
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Le Bernardin: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Le BernardinSee Le Bernardin Video ($$$$)
(2533 ratings)

155 W 51st St Map It!
New York, NY 10019
(212) 554-1515
www.le-bernardin.com
  • Crispy Black Bass
    looks good
  • Scallops
    in Dashi brown Bonito butter sauce; served on a scallop shell
4.5 out of 5
2533 ratings
James Beard Award winner (2003); executive chef: Eric Ripert
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Leonard's Bakery: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Leonard's BakerySee Leonard's Bakery Video ($)
(568 ratings)

94-849 Lumiaina St Map It!
Waipahu, HI 96797
(808) 732-2133
www.leonardshawaii.com
  • Malasasas w/ Haupia Filling
    Portuquese confection...sort of like a doughnut without the hole rolled in cinnamon and sugar and filled w/ Hawaiian coconut pudding; looks good
4.5 out of 5
568 ratings
mobile truck selling bakery items; original store (Leonard's Bakery) est. in 1952
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  • Kouing Aman
    house specialty; sweet & salty, buttery, & flaky pastry...a dessert-version of a croissant; looks good
4.5 out of 5
370 ratings
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Levain Bakery: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Levain BakerySee Levain Bakery Video ($$)
(8072 ratings)

167 W 74th St Map It!
New York, NY 10023
(212) 874-6080
www.levainbakery.com
  • Dark Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookie
    owners' personal favorite cookie; crunchy on the outside & gooey in the inside; "truly life-altering"-Rocco Dispirito; looks good!
  • Chocolate Chip Cookies
    large & thick cookie (6 oz. each); looks good!
4.5 out of 5
8072 ratings
Throwdown: Bobby Flay lost [Bobby's recipe]; opened in 1995; business mission: bake everything fresh and on site each day and to donate the day's leftovers to charity each night
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Lotus of Siam: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Lotus of SiamSee Lotus of Siam Video ($$)
(1584 ratings)

620 E Flamingo Rd Map It!
Las Vegas, NV 89119
(702) 538-6135
lotusofsiamlv.com
  • Lnam Prik Ong (Red Chili Dip)
    combination of ground pork and spices (spaghetti sauce-like texture); use vegetables and pork rinds to dip; "I guarantee you it'll be the best thing you put into your mouth in Vegas...bar none!"-Ming Tsai
  • Khao Soi (Crispy Duck)
    crispy duck served on a bed of egg noodles in a curry base sauce, garnished w/ sliced red onions, lime & pickled vegetables; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1584 ratings
Thai restaurant; off Las Vegas Strip; James Beard award-winning (2011-Best Chef: Southwest); moved from original airing location (953 E Sahara Ave)
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Magnolias: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
MagnoliasSee Magnolias Video ($$$)
(2090 ratings)

185 E Bay St Map It!
Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 577-7771
https://magnoliascharlest...
  • Pimento Cheese with Flatbread
    appetizer; "Southern caviar"; looks good
4.5 out of 5
2090 ratings
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Mama Toscano's Ravioli: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Mama Toscano's RavioliSee Mama Toscano's Ravioli Video ($)
(95 ratings)

2201 Macklind Ave Map It!
St. Louis, MO 63110
(314) 776-2926
www.mamatoscano.com
  • Toasted Ravioli
    meat-filled, rolled in bread crumbs and pan-fried or deep-fried; takes 3 days to make; NOTE: not served on location, sold unprepared in boxed packages; they can ship to you
4.5 out of 5
95 ratings
not a restaurant, but serve some food like sandwiches
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Mama's Fish House: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Mama's Fish HouseSee Mama's Fish House Video ($$$$)
(7156 ratings)

799 Poho Pl Map It!
Paia, HI 96779
(808) 579-8488
www.mamasfishhouse.com
  • Liliko'I (Passion Fruit) Creme Brulee
4.5 out of 5
7156 ratings
opened in 1973; nestled in a beautiful coconut grove on a secluded white sand beach
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Mana Bu's: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Mana Bu'sSee Mana Bu's Video ($)
(431 ratings)

1618 S King St Map It!
Honolulu, HI 96826
(808) 358-0287
www.hawaiimusubi.com
  • Spam Musubi
    spam-filled rice rolls wrapped in dry seaweed
4.5 out of 5
431 ratings
restaurant closes once food sells out
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McGuire's Irish Pub: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
McGuire's Irish PubSee McGuire's Irish Pub Video ($$)
(1531 ratings)

600 E Gregory St Map It!
Pensacola, FL 32502
(850) 433-6789
www.mcguiresirishpub.com
  • Reuben Eggroll
    all the ingredients of a reuben sandwich in a homemade wonton skin and deep-fried (egg is in the wonton skin and thousand islands dressing...oh, in the name too); thousand islands dressing is used as dipping sauce; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1531 ratings
framed pictures/magazine covers covered wall-to-wall; dollar bills hanging off the restaurant ceiling and plastered on walls
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Meals by Genet: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Meals by GenetSee Meals by Genet Video ($$)
(756 ratings)

1053 S Fairfax Ave Map It!
Los Angeles, CA 90019
(323) 938-9304
www.mealsbygenet.com
  • Dorowot
    spicy chicken stewed in red pepper sauce with Ethiopian butter; takes days to make; served on top of injera (a spongy crepe-like flatbread)
4.5 out of 5
756 ratings
Ethiopian cuisine in a casual bistro setting
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As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "On a Stick"
  • Insalata Caprese Injection
    one bite: one cherry tomato pierced by pipette that has blended mozzarella and extra virgin olive oil
4.5 out of 5
348 ratings
6-seat bar that offers tasting menu; one of Jose Andres' restaurant
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Miyake: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
MiyakeSee Miyake Video ($$$)
(395 ratings)

468 Fore St Map It!
Portland, ME 04101
(207) 871-9170
restaurantmiyake.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "In a Bowl"
  • Mushroom Miso Soup
4.5 out of 5
395 ratings
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Modern: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
ModernSee Modern Video ($$$$)
(1014 ratings)

9 W 53rd St Map It!
New York, NY 10019
(212) 333-1220
www.themodernnyc.com
  • Liverwurst
4.5 out of 5
1014 ratings
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Mr Pollo: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Mr PolloSee Mr Pollo Video ($$)
(599 ratings)

2823 Mission St Map It!
San Francisco, CA 94110
(860) 912-9168
  • $15 Chef's Tasting Menu
    four courses; varies depending what chef gets at market
4.5 out of 5
599 ratings
chef takes order, cooks and does the dishes
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Mrs. Wilkes' Dining Room: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Mrs. Wilkes' Dining RoomSee Mrs. Wilkes' Dining Room Video ($$)
(1241 ratings)

107 W Jones St Map It!
Savannah, GA 31401
(912) 232-5997
www.mrswilkes.com
  • Fried Chicken
    secret is "The Love"; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1241 ratings
#83 (101 More Amazing Places to Chowdown); opened in 1943; long lines; fixed price...sit down and food comes to you; in historic downtown (tree-lined streets)
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O Ya: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
O YaSee O Ya Video ($$$$)
(738 ratings)

9 East St Pl Map It!
Boston, MA 02111
(617) 654-9900
oyarestaurantboston.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Sliced"
  • Grilled Sashimi of Mushrooms
    "when people ask me of the amazing things I've eaten around the country, it always comes to mind instantly"-Frank Bruni
4.5 out of 5
738 ratings
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Odd Duck: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Odd DuckSee Odd Duck Video ($$$)
(1719 ratings)

1201 S Lamar Blvd Map It!
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 433-6521
oddduckaustin.com
  • Pork Belly Slider
    pork belly brined overnight, spiced and let sit for 12 hours, then charred and grilled; prepared in mini buns w/ mayo, tomato, arugula and a speared pickle; looks good
  • Lamb Meatloaf Sandwich
    topped w/ homemade potato salad, chile mayo, greens & potato chips in the sandwich; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1719 ratings
est. 2009; started in a trailer; formerly Odd Duck Farm To Trailer (at airing)...moved from 1219 S Lamar Blvd location
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Ola Restaurant: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Ola RestaurantSee Ola Restaurant Video ($$$)
(878 ratings)

2216 Park Ave Map It!
Miami Beach, FL 33139
(305) 695-9125
www.olamiami.com
  • Fire and Ice Ceviche
4.5 out of 5
878 ratings
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Old Country Store: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Old Country StoreSee Old Country Store Video ($$)
(89 ratings)

18801 Hwy 61 Map It!
Lorman, MS 39096
(601) 437-3661
  • Fried Chicken
    Dr. D's uses secret seasoning "shake" (his grandmother's recipe); "crunchitude...in honesty, this is the best fried chicken I've ever had in my life"-Alton Brown; looks good
4.5 out of 5
89 ratings
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Olde Pink House: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Olde Pink HouseSee Olde Pink House Video ($$$)
(4261 ratings)

23 Abercorn St Map It!
Savannah, GA 31401
(912) 232-4286
www.plantersinnsavannah.c...
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Sliced"
  • BLT Salad w/ Fried Green Tomatoes
    looks good
4.5 out of 5
4261 ratings
old Southern-style house atmosphere
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Oleana Restaurant: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Oleana RestaurantSee Oleana Restaurant Video ($$$)
(1503 ratings)

134 Hampshire St Map It!
Cambridge, MA 02139
(617) 661-0505
www.oleanarestaurant.com
  • Misty Knoll Flattened Lemon Chicken
    w/ Za'atar & Turkish cheese pancake; combines flavor of roast chicken w/ Mediterranean cooking; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1503 ratings
opened in 2001; award-winning patio with a fountain, herb garden and fig tree
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  • Hot Wieners
    "best hot dogs I've ever ate"-Guy Fieri; topped w/ mustard, onion, meat-cream sauce
  • Hot Wiener Challenge
    challenge: 15 fully loaded wiener dogs in 45 minutes; at airing, only 1 person has won; each wiener is topped with mustard, homemade meat sauce, onion, celery salt and all served on a steamed bun; looks good; Connor McQuade (local rugby player) lost
4.5 out of 5
422 ratings
est. in 1946; beef, pork & veal blend wieners are cut to traditional bun-size from 3-foot links called "ropes"; line up buns up the arm; no sauerkraut
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