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Best Thing I Ever Ate

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Green Truck Neighborhood Pub: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Green Truck Neighborhood Pub ($$)
(721 ratings)

2430 Habersham St Map It!
Savannah, GA 31401
(912) 234-5885
greentruckpub.com
  • Rustico Burger
    w/ goat cheese, balsamic caramelized onions, roasted red peppers & fresh basil; looks good
4.5 out of 5
721 ratings
casual neighborhood joint serving burgers, sandwiches, soups & salads
Guisados: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Guisados ($)
(2496 ratings)

2100 East Cesar E Chavez Ave Map It!
Los Angeles, CA 90033
(323) 264-7201
www.guisados.co
  • Chiles Toreados Tacos
    habanero, serrano, jalapeno & Thai chiles blistered together, served on tortilla w/ black beans; "it's a taste sensation!" -Donal Skehan
4.5 out of 5
2496 ratings
est. 2010; Mexican taqueria known for "traditional homestyle braises on fresh homemade tortillas" (from its website)
Gus's World Famous Fried Chicken: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Gus's World Famous Fried ChickenSee Gus's World Famous Fried Chicken Video ($)
(2613 ratings)

310 S Front St Map It!
Memphis, TN 38103
(901) 527-4877
  • Fried Chicken
    looks good; get the original (hot & spicy); classified recipe has been w/ family since 1953 (not even wife knows!); secret is liquid batter; looks good; suggest dipping in ranch dressing; looks good; spicy chicken
4.5 out of 5
2613 ratings
#12 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown)
Guy Savoy: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Guy Savoy ($$$$)
(351 ratings)

3570 Las Vegas Blvd S Map It!
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(702) 731-7286
www.caesarspalace.com/cas...
  • Guinea Hen Cooked in a Pig's Bladder
4.5 out of 5
351 ratings
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "On Wheels"
  • Angry Lobster Sandwich
    Maine lobster, butter, special seasoning, hot giardiniera & spicy mayo on a toasted bun; "so buttery & lovely & luscious" -Jeff Mauro
4.5 out of 5
190 ratings
est. 2015; food truck specializing in dishes featuring Maine lobster; known for lobster rolls & grilled cheese
Harriet's Cheesecakes Unlimited: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Harriet's Cheesecakes UnlimitedSee Harriet's Cheesecakes Unlimited Video ($$)
(520 ratings)

1515 Centinela Ave Map It!
Inglewood, CA 90302
(310) 419-2259
  • Sweet Potato Cheesecake
    graham cracker crust, vanilla cheesecake filling, sweet potato filling and topped w/ sour cream sauce and candied pecan garnish; "I mean, it's that good. I mean, it's that good! I mean, it's that good!!"-Jeff Henderson; looks good
4.5 out of 5
520 ratings
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Obsessions"
  • Kumamoto Oysters
4.5 out of 5
6100 ratings
launched in 1983 with a $500 loan from their parents and a five-acre lease on northern Tomales Bay; now harvest 3 million oysters annually
Home Grown: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Home Grown ($)
(1353 ratings)

968 Memorial Dr SE Map It!
Atlanta, GA 30316
(404) 222-0455
www.homegrownga.com
  • Lynne Stack
    fried salmon patty, fried green tomato, pimento cheese (cheddar, mayo, hot sauce & pimento peppers); served on sauteed tomatoes & spinach; looks good
  • Grant's Stack Sandwich
    homemade pimento w/ fried green tomatoes & bacon on grilled Texas Toast; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1353 ratings
#4 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Fried Food); neighborhood favorite offering creative & delicious breakfast options & a hearty brunch menu on the weekend; serve only breakfast & lunch
Howlin' Ray's: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Howlin' Ray's ($$)
(6638 ratings)

727 N Broadway Map It!
Los Angeles, CA 90012
(213) 935-8399
howlinrays.com
  • Hot Chicken
    whole Nashville hot chicken wings; served w/ pickles & bread; looks good
4.5 out of 5
6638 ratings
est 2016; started as a food truck by Johnny Ray Zone; long lines
  • Shrimp & Alligator Sausage Cheesecake
    salty (not sweet) cheesecake topped in creole sauce; looks good
  • Fried Chicken Plate
    crispy crust; looks good
4.5 out of 5
2333 ratings
since 1996; quirky (fun) decor & party atmosphere; long lines (wait up to two hours nightly); eclectic mix of Creole and Cajun specialties
Jean-Georges: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Jean-GeorgesSee Jean-Georges Video ($$$$)
(1887 ratings)

1 Central Park W Map It!
New York, NY 10023
(212) 299-3900
www.jean-georges.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Chocolate"
  • Chocolate Tasting Menu
4.5 out of 5
1887 ratings
multiple accolades include NY Times (4 stars), Michelin Guide (3 stars), AAA (5 diamonds)
Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams ($$)
(371 ratings)

59 Spruce St Map It!
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 228-9960
jenis.com
  • Queen City Cayenne Ice Cream
4.5 out of 5
371 ratings
you can mail order
Ji Rong Peking Duck: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Ji Rong Peking DuckSee Ji Rong Peking Duck Video ($$)
(1302 ratings)

8450 Valley Blvd Map It!
Rosemead, CA 91770
(626) 280-8600
www.jirongpekingduck.com
  • Peking Duck
    served w/ crispy duck skin, hoisin duck sauce, onions, cucumber & thin pancakes to wrap; "best Peking duck I've ever had. Ever!" -Katie Pix; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1302 ratings
Chinese eatery offering roasted duck, kung pao chicken & other classics, plus lunch specials
Joe's Kansas City BBQ: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Joe's Kansas City BBQSee Joe's Kansas City BBQ Video ($$)
(3789 ratings)

3002 W 47th Ave Map It!
Kansas City, KS 66103
(913) 722-3366
www.joeskc.com
  • BBQ
  • Z-Man Sandwich
    slow-smoked beef brisket, smoked provolone cheese topped w/ 2 onion rings on a toasted Kaiser bun; "my favorite BBQ sandwich anywhere in the world"-Danielle Dimovski; looks good
  • Carolina Pork Sandwich
    house specialty; pulled pork served on a toasted bun, w/ spicy cole slaw & Bubba's sauce; looks good
  • Beef Brisket
    top-seller; looks good
  • Burnt Ends
    "one of the best BBQs I've come across"; looks good; only served 3 days/week (check website menu)
  • Ribs
4.5 out of 5
3789 ratings
#5 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best BBQ); opened in 1996 after multiple competition awards & catering jobs; in gas station w/ liquor store next door; voted best BBQ by readers of USA TODAY & 10Best (from its website); long lines; also known as Oklahoma Joe's BBQ
  • Cyprus Breakfast
4.5 out of 5
249 ratings
[CLOSED]; Greek food with a hint of Turkey, France, Italy, England and the Middle East; moved from original airing location (1001 Spruce St)
L'Artusi: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
L'Artusi ($$$)
(1883 ratings)

228 W 10th St Map It!
New York, NY 10014
(212) 255-5757
www.lartusi.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "On A Date"
  • Spaghetti with Breadcrumbs
    tossed in butter, garlic, green chilies, Parmesan & breadcrumbs
4.5 out of 5
1883 ratings
opened in 2008; "a modern take on traditional Italian cuisine, combining comfort & creativity" (from its website)
L'Atelier de Joel Robuchon: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
L'Atelier de Joel RobuchonSee L'Atelier de Joel Robuchon Video ($$$$)
(1108 ratings)

3799 Las Vegas Blvd S Map It!
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(702) 891-7358
www.mgmgrand.com/restaura...
  • Roasted Quail w/ Pomme Puree
    stuffed w/ foie gras; served w/ aerated mashed potatoes topped w/ shaved truffles
  • 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
1108 ratings
location also in New York City (Midtown); "Joël Robuchon is grand master of French cooking"-Gail Simmons
la Barbecue: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
la Barbecue ($$)
(2439 ratings)

2027 E Cesar Chavez St Map It!
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 605-9696
labarbecue.com
  • Beef Brisket
    moist brisket; looks good; smoked/cooked in post-oak wood for 8 hrs; looks good
  • Beef Rib
    large rib
4.5 out of 5
2439 ratings
formerly JMueller BBQ at airing; one of Danielle's personal favorites; long lines (sells out quickly); live music on Saturdays & Sundays; had to shut down temporarily in 2006...sold smokers to competitor Aaron Franklin...now a heated competitor; long lines
  • Tamales Verde de Pollo
    shredded chicken & tomatillo salsa wrapped in fresh masa, steamed in a corn husk; add house "grenade" salsa for extra spice
4.5 out of 5
389 ratings
est. 2014; made to order authentic Mexican food & homemade salsas
Langer's Deli: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Langer's DeliSee Langer's Deli Video ($$)
(3863 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
3863 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
Le Bernardin: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Le BernardinSee Le Bernardin Video ($$$$)
(2553 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
2553 ratings
James Beard Award winner (2003); executive chef: Eric Ripert
Leoda's Kitchen and Pie Shop: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Leoda's Kitchen and Pie Shop ($$)
(2858 ratings)

820 Olowalu Village Rd Map It!
Lahaina, HI 96761
(808) 662-3600
www.leodas.com
  • Olowalu Lime Pie
    tart key lime pie w/ flakey crust; topped w/ whipped cream
4.5 out of 5
2858 ratings
counter-serve cafe featuring farm-fresh American eats & handmade baked goods
Leonard's Bakery: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Leonard's BakerySee Leonard's Bakery Video ($)
(583 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
583 ratings
mobile truck selling bakery items; original store (Leonard's Bakery) est. in 1952
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "On Wheels"
  • "Barbacado"
    half avocado, stuffed w/ smoked barbacoa & topped w/ diced white onion, jalapeƱo salsa, queso fresco & cilantro
4.5 out of 5
138 ratings
est. 2017; inventive barbecue food truck & catering service featuring locally sourced meats; "new school barbecue" (from its website)
  • Kouing Aman
    house specialty; sweet & salty, buttery, & flaky pastry...a dessert-version of a croissant; looks good
4.5 out of 5
397 ratings
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