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76
Red Eyed Mule: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Red Eyed MuleSee Red Eyed Mule Video ($)
(600 ratings)

1405 Church St Extension Map It!
Marietta, GA 30060
(678) 809-4546
www.theredeyedmule.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Messy"
  • Jake's Sloppy Slaw Burger
    black Angus burger topped w/ sloppy Joe (Angus chuck-chorizo) mix and coleslaw all served on Texas toast; "eating this, I'd probably wear a bathing suit and sit on a sheet of plastic (it's that messy)"-Alton Brown; looks good
4.5 out of 5
600 ratings
opened in 2011; serving "biscuits & burgers"; vision: to create "one of those places" that everyone remembers; open for breakfast and lunch only
77
Restaurant August: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Restaurant AugustSee Restaurant August Video ($$$$)
(1261 ratings)

301 Tchoupitoulas St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 299-9777
www.restaurantaugust.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "In a Bowl"
  • Potato Gnocchi w/ Blue Crab and Perigold Truffle
    "best thing I've ever eaten ever!"-Aaron Sanchez; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1261 ratings
78
Restaurant Iris: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Restaurant IrisSee Restaurant Iris Video ($$$)
(240 ratings)

2146 Monroe Ave Map It!
Memphis, TN 38104
(901) 590-2828
www.restaurantiris.com
  • Surf and Turf
    Fried Oysters Po' boy that uses a steak as its "bread" w/ blue cheese, bacon and hollandaise sauce; looks good
4.5 out of 5
240 ratings
79
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Nutty"
  • Dark Chocolate Dixies
    "turtles"
4.5 out of 5
27 ratings
80
Ronnie's BBQ: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Ronnie's BBQSee Ronnie's BBQ Video ($$)
(90 ratings)

2097 New Market Rd Map It!
Henrico, VA 23231
(804) 507-1575
ronniesbbq.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Bar-B-Que"
  • BBQ Pork Ribs
    at closed-down gas station parking lot; looks good
4.5 out of 5
90 ratings
moved from original airing location in Richmond
81
Ronnybrook Farm Dairy: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Ronnybrook Farm DairySee Ronnybrook Farm Dairy Video ($)
(12 ratings)

Prospect Hill Rd Map It!
Ancramdale, NY 12503
(518) 398-6455
www.ronnybrook.com
  • Egg Nog
    only made during the holidays; shipped to Chelsea market (in NYC); Alex recommnends adding a splash of bourbon
4.5 out of 5
12 ratings
"beyond organic"--they take such great care of their cows
82
Ruby's Fast Food: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Ruby's Fast FoodSee Ruby's Fast Food Video ($)
(245 ratings)

3740 W Montrose Ave Map It!
Chicago, IL 60618
(773) 539-2669
www.rubysfastfood.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Messy"
  • Crispy Pata
    roasted, crispy whole pork shank and foot, boiled, cooled and deep fried in soybean oil; takes a day to make; "best pig product available in the U.S. that nobody's ever heard of...it's pretty, pretty rockin'"-Andrew Zimmern; looks good
4.5 out of 5
245 ratings
Filipino eatery
83
Russ & Daughters: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Russ & DaughtersSee Russ & Daughters Video ($$)
(2142 ratings)

179 E Houston St Map It!
New York, NY 10002
(212) 475-4880
www.russanddaughters.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Sliced"
  • Gaspe Nova (Smoked Salmon)
    super thinly sliced; get on toasted everything bagel w/ cream cheese; looks good
4.5 out of 5
2142 ratings
84
Seti's Polish Boys: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Seti's Polish BoysSee Seti's Polish Boys Video ($)
(32 ratings)

W 4242 Lorain Ave Map It!
Cleveland, OH 44113
(216) 240-0745
  • Polish Boy
    Sausage, coleslaw, fries sandwich
4.5 out of 5
32 ratings
85
Sokolowski's University Inn: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Sokolowski's University InnSee Sokolowski's University Inn Video ($$)
(549 ratings)

1201 University Rd Map It!
Cleveland, OH 44113
(216) 771-9236
www.sokolowskis.com
  • Pierogies
    large potato & cheese dumpling soaked in butter
4.5 out of 5
549 ratings
Est. in 1923
86
St John's Athletic Club: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
St John's Athletic Club ($)
(7 ratings)

1365 Rodman St Map It!
Fall River, MA 02721
(508) 672-9185
  • Portuguese Soup (Kale Soup)
    looks good
4.5 out of 5
7 ratings
87
Steve's Gyros: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Steve's GyrosSee Steve's Gyros Video ($)
(160 ratings)

1979 W 25th St Map It!
Cleveland, OH 44113
(216) 566-9825
  • Gyros
    kicker is their homemade tzatziki sauce (use sour cream rather than Greek yogart); looks good; huge portion (almost 2-lb of meat); looks good
4.5 out of 5
160 ratings
in West Side Market; long lines
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Swedish Bakery: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Swedish Bakery [CLOSED]See Swedish Bakery Video ($$)
(393 ratings)

5348 N Clark St Map It!
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 561-8919
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Nutty"
  • Marzipan
    "Kermit" & Marzipan Log
4.5 out of 5
393 ratings
[CLOSED]Other Recipes: Andersonville Coffeecake | Swedish Limpa (Rye Bread)
89
Sweet Republic: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Sweet RepublicSee Sweet Republic Video ($$)
(775 ratings)

9160 E Shea Blvd Map It!
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
(480) 248-6979
www.sweetrepublic.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Ice Creamy"
  • Toffee Banofi Sundae
    double-scoop Madagascar vanilla ice cream, banana-halves, caramel sauce, whipped cream, topped w/ housemade almond brittle toffee; looks good
4.5 out of 5
775 ratings
opened in 2008; highlighted in many publications and media including "The Hot 10" Best Ice Cream Shops in Bon Appetit (2009)
90
Ted Drewes Frozen Custard: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Ted Drewes Frozen CustardSee Ted Drewes Frozen Custard Video ($)
(1230 ratings)

6726 Chippewa St Map It!
St. Louis, MO 63109
(314) 481-2652
www.teddrewes.com
  • Frozen Custard
  • "Concrete"
    frozen vanilla custard w/ toppings blended in; Bobby got heath bar, caramel and Oreo; looks good; vanilla custard and a choice of over 30 toppings that is mixed in; Adam's concrete includes oatmeal cookies, caramel and macadamia nuts; can be served upside-down (it's that thick); looks good
4.5 out of 5
1230 ratings
#37 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); est. in 1929; long lines
91
Upperline Restaurant: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Upperline Restaurant ($$$)
(379 ratings)

1413 Upperline St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70115
(504) 891-9822
www.upperline.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Crazy Good"
  • Roast Duck
    "top 10 dishes ever to eat"-Simon Majumdar; looks good
4.5 out of 5
379 ratings
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  • Rose Petal Petits Fours
    tiny layered cake dipped in white chocolate and topped w/ candied rose petal; each cake layer separated by rose petal ganache; can be shipped; looks good
4.5 out of 5
150 ratings
est. 2004; artisan confectioner
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Velvet Tango Room: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Velvet Tango RoomSee Velvet Tango Room Video ($$$)
(313 ratings)

2095 Columbus Rd Map It!
Cleveland, OH 44113
(216) 241-8869
www.velvettangoroom.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Best Drink"
  • Lime Fizz
4.5 out of 5
313 ratings
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Vetri Cucina: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Vetri CucinaSee Vetri Cucina Video ($$$$)
(444 ratings)

1312 Spruce St Map It!
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 732-3478
www.vetrifamily.com/index...
  • Chef's Pasta Tasting Menu
    looks good
4.5 out of 5
444 ratings
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Vito's Italian Deli: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Vito's Italian DeliSee Vito's Italian Deli Video ($)
(285 ratings)

806 Washington St Map It!
Hoboken, NJ 07030
(201) 792-4944
www.vitosdeli.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Smoky"
  • Smoked Mutz (Mozzarella) Hero
    homemade mozzarella, made daily and smoked outside; topped w/ sliced tomatos & garlicy pesto; looks good
4.5 out of 5
285 ratings
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  • WMD (Wafel of Massive Deliciousness)
    unlimited dinges (toppings); Sunny gets chocolate syrup, Dulce de Leche, strawberry slices, whipped cream and chopped walnuts; looks good; dinges for Throwdown had spekuloos spread & whipped cream on liege wafel
  • BBQ Pulled Pork Wafel
    Belgian waffle topped with BBQ sauce, pulled barbecue pork, coleslaw, coolickle (Kool Aid marinated pickles); to eat, fold in half to make a sandwich
4.5 out of 5
1532 ratings
Throwdown: Bobby Flay lost [recipe]; yellow food truck serving "good things Belgian"; location varies daily...check website to find location
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Young's Lobster Shore Pound Wharf: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Young's Lobster Shore Pound WharfSee Young's Lobster Shore Pound Wharf Video ($$)
(367 ratings)

4 Mitchell St Map It!
Belfast, ME 04915
(207) 338-1160
  • Shore Dinner
    lobster stew, steamers (clams), lobster, corn
4.5 out of 5
367 ratings
you get to pick lobster from tank; sit at picnic tables by water
98
Abacus: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Abacus [CLOSED]See Abacus Video ($$$$)
(548 ratings)

4511 McKinney Ave Map It!
Dallas, TX 75205
(214) 559-3111
www.kentrathbun.com/abacu...
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Best Drink"
  • Lobster Scallion "Shooters"
4.0 out of 5
548 ratings
[CLOSED]
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Academe: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
AcademeSee Academe Video ($$)
(42 ratings)

45 Main St Map It!
Kennebunk, ME 04043
(207) 985-3351
www.thekennebunkinn.com
  • Lobster Pot Pie
    poached lobster including tail, knuckle and claw meat, peas, corn, potatoes and hand-rolled puff pastry; looks good
4.0 out of 5
42 ratings
at The Kennebunk Inn; brasserie-style restaurant featuring fabulous food and friendly, informal service
100
Al Forno Restaurant: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Al Forno RestaurantSee Al Forno Restaurant Video ($$$)
(577 ratings)

577 S Water St Map It!
Providence, RI 02903
(401) 273-9760
www.alforno.com
  • Golden Delicious Apple Tart
  • Baked Pasta w/ Five Cheeses
    Pecorino Romano, Fontina, Gorgonzola, mozzarella, ricotta in tomato-cream sauce in pasta & baked; looks good!
4.0 out of 5
577 ratings
#2 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Italian); opened in 1980; dishes are re-crafted to reflect the products of New England's farms & waters cooked in wood-burning ovens & on grills over hardwood charcoal fires; opened for dinner only & closed on Sundays & Mondays
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