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101
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 ($$)
(372 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
372 ratings
you get to pick lobster from tank; sit at picnic tables by water
102
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]
103
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
104
Al Forno Restaurant: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Al Forno RestaurantSee Al Forno Restaurant Video ($$$)
(580 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
580 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
105
Alan Wong's Restaurant: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Alan Wong's RestaurantSee Alan Wong's Restaurant Video ($$$$)
(2082 ratings)

1857 S King St Map It!
Honolulu, HI 96826
(808) 949-2526
www.alanwongs.com
  • Soup and Kalua Pig Sandwich
    chilled orange and yellow vine-ripened Hamakua springs tomato soup served in a martini glass in a ying-yang pattern plus a grilled mozzarella cheese, foie gras, kalua pig sandwich served on a long flat cheese crisp spanning over the martini glass
4.0 out of 5
2082 ratings
106
  • Sweet Potato Cobbler
  • Cha Cha
    pickled cabbage, onion, tomato (side dish)
  • Hot Water Corn Bread
    pancake-like corn meal
  • Pork Chops
4.0 out of 5
152 ratings
107
Aldea: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Aldea [CLOSED] ($$$)
(609 ratings)

31 W 17th St Map It!
New York, NY 10011
(212) 675-7223
aldearestaurant.com
  • Arroz De Pato (Duck Rice)
    almost paella-like; duck confit, chorizo, olive, clementine; looks good
4.0 out of 5
609 ratings
[CLOSED]; opened in 2009
108
Amada: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
AmadaSee Amada Video ($$$)
(2003 ratings)

217 Chestnut St Map It!
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 625-2450
www.amadarestaurant.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Meat-Fest"
  • Cochinillo Asado (Roast Suckling Pig)
    whole pig; need at least 4 persons; order 2 days in advance; looks good
4.0 out of 5
2003 ratings
opened in 2005; serves authentic Spanish tapas; founder and executive chef: Jose Garces
109
Animal: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Animal ($$$)
(3370 ratings)

435 N Fairfax Ave Map It!
Los Angeles, CA 90036
(323) 782-9225
www.animalrestaurant.com
  • Pig Tails
    brined, cut up, deep-fried and tossed in hot sauce; "it's the chicken wing of the pig"-Michael Symon
  • Bacon Chocolate Crunch Bar
4.0 out of 5
3370 ratings
opened in 2008; accolades include Food & Wine Best New Chefs of 2009, two James Beard nominations, Rising Star Chefs by Star Chefs and Wine List of the Year by GQ Magazine
110
Ann Sather Restaurant: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Ann Sather RestaurantSee Ann Sather Restaurant Video ($$)
(846 ratings)

909 W Belmont Ave Map It!
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 348-2378
annsather.com
  • French Toast Fantasy
    use sliced pecan rolls as "toast"; topped w/ toasted oats, fruit & powder sugar; looks good
  • Pecan Rolls
    small plate-sized; looks good
  • Cinnamon Rolls
    plate-sized
4.0 out of 5
846 ratings
Swedish cuisine & catering; multiple locations in Chicago; Other Recipes: Swedish Meatballs
111
AOC: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
AOCSee AOC Video ($$$)
(2255 ratings)

8700 W 3rd St Map It!
Los Angeles, CA 90048
(310) 859-9859
www.aocwinebar.com
  • Grilled Lamb Skewers
4.0 out of 5
2255 ratings
wine bar and restaurant
112
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Crunchy"
  • Caramel Corn
4.0 out of 5
2248 ratings
movie theater; rating is for theater; part of ArcLight Cinemas chain located across the country
113
  • Passion Fruit & Fresh Berry Trifle
    layered dessert of passion fruit curd, rasberry sauce-soaked pound cake, berry puree, custard, whipped cream and topped w/ fresh fruit served in a martini glass; looks good
4.0 out of 5
364 ratings
[CLOSED]; founded in 2003; all fish is flown in fresh daily and hand cut in-house
114
  • Basteeya (Moroccan Chicken Pot Pie)
4.0 out of 5
1924 ratings
[CLOSED]; inventive take on California influenced, Mediterranean & Moroccan dishes
115
Baked: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
BakedSee Baked Video ($$)
(503 ratings)

359 Van Brunt St Map It!
Brooklyn, NY 11231
(718) 222-0345
bakednyc.com
  • Sweet and Salty Brownies
    almost flourless, dark & rich; chocolate brownie w/ salty caramel lava middle filling; "(this will) ruin you for brownies for the rest of your life"-Claire Robinson; looks good
  • Peanut Butter Banana Cream Pie
    banana cream pie topped w/ peanut butter frosting
4.0 out of 5
503 ratings
Throwdown: Bobby Flay won [recipe] ; opened in 2005 by two "dessert archaeologists - digging and researching and eating their way through the regional desserts of America" (from its website)
116
Bakery La Brioche Cafe: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Bakery La Brioche CafeSee Bakery La Brioche Cafe Video ($)
(35 ratings)

1073 Brighton Beach Ave Map It!
Brooklyn, NY 11235
(718) 934-0731
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Sliced"
  • Smetannik (Sour Cream Cake)
    multi-layer cake; you can choose the size of your slice (pay by weight); looks good
4.0 out of 5
35 ratings
117
Balthazar Restaurant: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Balthazar RestaurantSee Balthazar Restaurant Video ($$$)
(3088 ratings)

80 Spring St Map It!
New York, NY 10012
(212) 965-1414
www.balthazarny.com
  • French Fries
  • Roasted Pepper and Caramelized Onion Quiche
    w/ gruyere cheese & mixed greens; "to die for" -Geoffrey Zakarian
  • Sour Cream-Hazelnut Waffles
    w/ warm berries & creme fraiche
4.0 out of 5
3088 ratings
opened in 1997; old Parisian-style bistro serving traditional bistro fare from breakfast through late-night supper
118
Bandera: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
BanderaSee Bandera Video ($$)
(1847 ratings)

535 N Michigan Ave Map It!
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 644-3524
www.hillstone.com/#/resta...
  • Banana Cream Pie
    also in AZ, CA
4.0 out of 5
1847 ratings
also located in Scottsdale, Sacramento, Corona del Mar and Brentwood
119
Barbuto: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Barbuto [CLOSED]See Barbuto Video ($$$)
(887 ratings)

775 Washington St Map It!
New York, NY 10014
(212) 924-9700
www.barbutonyc.com
  • Pollo Al Forno (Roasted Chicken)
    topped w/ salsa verde; "this is what I would call a 'master recipe'"-Tyler Florence
4.0 out of 5
887 ratings
[CLOSED]
120
Barney Greengrass: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Barney GreengrassSee Barney Greengrass Video ($$)
(749 ratings)

541 Amsterdam Ave Map It!
New York, NY 10024
(212) 724-4707
www.barneygreengrass.com/...
  • Chopped Herring Salad Sandwich
    Alton likes on rye w/ tomato (usually on bagel)
  • Potato Latkes
    w/ side of sour cream & apple sauce
4.0 out of 5
749 ratings
since 1908; old-time NY Jewish-style deli
121
Barrio Chino: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Barrio ChinoSee Barrio Chino Video ($$)
(1106 ratings)

253 Broome St Map It!
New York, NY 10002
(212) 228-6710
www.barriochinonyc.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Best Drink"
  • Grapefruit Margarita
4.0 out of 5
1106 ratings
122
  • Godmother Sandwich
    Mary Sue recommends w/ extra italian sauce & extra peppers; mortadella, Genoa salami, prosciutto, capicola, provolone, tomato, lettuce, Chicago-style giardiniera (sliced pickled hot & mild peppers), Italian dressing; recommend ordering w/ "the works"; looks good
4.0 out of 5
4715 ratings
opened in 1925; gourmet market
123
Bayona: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Bayona ($$$)
(716 ratings)

430 Dauphine St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70112
(504) 525-4455
www.bayona.com
  • Cream of Garlic Soup
4.0 out of 5
716 ratings
three dining rooms: Dyer Room with its trompe l'oeil depicting the Mediterranean countryside, the Bayona Room with its stained-glass accents and picture window and the main dining room which is dominated by gorgeous arrangements of flowers; patio is also available most of the year; Other Recipes: Baked Oysters Italian-Style w/ Ciabatta Crouton
124
Beach Bakery: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Beach BakerySee Beach Bakery Video ($$)
(136 ratings)

112 Main St Map It!
Westhampton Beach, NY 11978
(631) 288-6552
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Crunchy"
  • Peach Pie
4.0 out of 5
136 ratings
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Bern's Steak House: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Bern's Steak HouseSee Bern's Steak House Video ($$$$)
(2589 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
4.0 out of 5
2589 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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