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Bribery Bakery [CLOSED] ($$)
(184 ratings)

2013 W Wells Branch Pkwy Map It!
Austin, TX 78728
(512) 531-9832
As Seen On:
Cheap Eats, Episode: "Austin"
  • Pineapple Brown Butter Blondie
    topped w/ pineapple sauce, brown butter frosting & pineapple mix; "absolutely decadent" -Ali Khan
4.5 out of 5
184 ratings
[CLOSED]; est. 2015; bakery known for pastries & coffee
As Seen On:
Cheap Eats, Episode: "Chicago"
  • Chocolate Almond Croissant
    mirror glaze, Belgian chocolate center, topped w/ almonds & powdered sugar; looks good!
4.5 out of 5
599 ratings
Belgian bakery & bread shop, serving sandwiches, salads & soups
As Seen On:
Cheap Eats, Episode: "Austin"
  • Brisket & Ribs
    marinated smoked meats served w/ potato salad, pickles & onions; looks good!
4.5 out of 5
81 ratings
est. 2013; family-owned & operated school bus food truck; check website to find day's location
Original Nottoli & SonSee Original Nottoli & Son Video ($)
(179 ratings)

7652 W Belmont Ave Map It!
Chicago, IL 60634
(773) 589-1010
nottoli.com
As Seen On:
Cheap Eats, Episode: "Chicago"
  • Combo Sandwich
    char broiled house sausage, slow cooked roast beef, au jus & giardiniera; "absolutely magical!" -Ali Khan
4.5 out of 5
179 ratings
est. 1947; Italian family deli; guest appearance: chef Jeff Mauro
Shamane's Bake ShoppeSee Shamane's Bake Shoppe Video ($$$)
(135 ratings)

2825 Wilderness Pl Map It!
Boulder, CO 80301
(303) 417-9338
shamanesbakery.com
As Seen On:
Cheap Eats, Episode: "Boulder"
  • Chicken Pot Pie
    baked crust pocket filled w/ vegetables, chicken & gravy; "perfectly creamy, balanced" -Ali Khan; looks good
4.5 out of 5
135 ratings
est. 2004; bakery serving scratch-made desserts, custom cakes, pastries & savory specialties
As Seen On:
Cheap Eats, Episode: "Charleston"
  • Crab Cake Sandwich
    award winning dish; crab meat, bell pepper, onion & seasoning, w/ tartar sauce, lettuce, tomato, on a bun; served w/ tomato pie side dish; looks good!
4.5 out of 5
213 ratings
est. 1987; began as family owned farm, now also farmer's market & cafe known for organic produce & lunch specials, plus local baked goods
Sunrise Bistro ($)
(234 ratings)

1797 Main Rd Map It!
Charleston, SC 29455
(843) 718-1858
www.sunrise-bistro.com
As Seen On:
Cheap Eats, Episode: "Charleston"
  • Grits Bowl
    scrambled eggs, sausage, bacon, ham, cheese, onions, peppers & tomatoes over grits w/ toast; "do yourself a favor!" -Ali Khan
4.5 out of 5
234 ratings
est. 2009; 3 locations; comfort food cafe serving a diverse homemade menu
As Seen On:
Cheap Eats, Episode: "Boulder"
  • "Man Cake"
    house pancake w/ bacon, sausage & ham cooked into it, served w/ homemade syrup; looks good!
4.5 out of 5
401 ratings
est. 1971; award-winning diner known for breakfast & lunch homestyle favorites
Evangeline Cafe ($$)
(920 ratings)

8106 Brodie Ln Map It!
Austin, TX 78745
(512) 282-2586
www.evangelinecafe.com
As Seen On:
Cheap Eats, Episode: "Austin"
  • "Maw Maw's" Chicken & Sausage Gumbo
    Southern hearty stew & steamed rice; "thickest gumbo I've ever had" -Ali Khan
4.0 out of 5
920 ratings
est. 2003; homestyle restaurant serving Cajun lunch & dinner
Fleet Landing Restaurant ($$)
(2897 ratings)

186 Concord St Map It!
Charleston, SC 29401
(843) 722-8100
fleetlanding.net
As Seen On:
Cheap Eats, Episode: "Charleston"
  • Stuffed Hush Puppies
    twice fried & filled w/ veloute of lobster, rock shrimp, leeks & corn over Creole tomato sauce, topped w/ chive & fried leek
4.0 out of 5
2897 ratings
opened in 2004; waterfront restaurant known for Southern seafood staples
As Seen On:
Cheap Eats, Episode: "Chicago"
  • "Forever Braised" Short Rib Mac & Cheese
    Slagel beef, Mornay sauce & buttered bread crumbs; "grown up mac 'n' cheese!" - Ali Khan
4.0 out of 5
870 ratings
est. 2015; classic soul food restaurant using family recipes
Roost Chicken & Biscuits ($$)
(364 ratings)

455 N Milwaukee Ave Map It!
Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 877-5738
roostisgood.com
As Seen On:
Cheap Eats, Episode: "Chicago"
  • "The Stevie"
    buttermilk biscuit sandwich w/ fried chicken, bacon, egg & sharp cheddar; looks good
4.0 out of 5
364 ratings
est. 2012; traditional scratch-made comfort food
Smoky Oak Taproom [CLOSED] ($$)
(263 ratings)

1234 Camp Rd Map It!
Charleston, SC 29412
(843) 762-6268
As Seen On:
Cheap Eats, Episode: "Charleston"
  • Pulled Pork & Beans Plate
    smoked pulled pork, sweet baked beans w/ brisket, rice & hash, cornbread, pickle; "crazy good!" -Ali Khan
4.0 out of 5
263 ratings
[CLOSED]; est. 2009; known for barbecue & craft brews
Tyson's Tacos ($$)
(994 ratings)

4905 Airport Blvd Map It!
Austin, TX 78751
(512) 451-3326
www.tysonstacos.com
As Seen On:
Cheap Eats, Episode: "Austin"
  • "Val's Classic Migas" Tacos
    breakfast taco w/ tortilla, pico de gallo, egg & cheese, served w/ pinto beans & potatoes; looks good
4.0 out of 5
994 ratings
est. 2012; authentic Mexican food & creative tacos
West End Tavern ($$)
(683 ratings)

926 Pearl St Map It!
Boulder, CO 80302
(303) 444-3535
www.thewestendtavern.com
As Seen On:
Cheap Eats, Episode: "Boulder"
Man v. Food, Episode: "Boulder"
  • Blackened Shrimp Po' Boy
    on a toasted roll w/ pickles, tomato & spicy tartar sauce, served w/ kale coleslaw & paprika fries; looks good
  • Wing King Challenge
    challenge: 50 wings (5-lb) in 30 minutes; Adam lost
4.0 out of 5
683 ratings
est. 1987; chef-driven menu of gourmet barbecue & bar food
Zoe Ma MaSee Zoe Ma Ma Video ($)
(561 ratings)

2010 10th St Map It!
Boulder, CO 80302
(303) 545-6262
www.zoemama.com
  • Za Jiang Mian
    traditional dish; organic egg noodle topped w/ ground pork, savory bean sauce, julienne cucumber & carrot, scallion, cilantro
  • Dan Dan Mian (Noodles)
    homemade noodles, topped w/ seasoned ground pork, pickled Daikon, Sichuan peppercorn, cilantro, green onions; looks good
  • Steamy Bun (Bao)
    fluffy handmade steamed organic wheat bun filled w/ choice of marinated pork or vegetarian (Guy got the pork); looks good
3.5 out of 5
561 ratings
est. 2010; Chinese home cooking & authentic street food; "Inspired by my mother's love, I wish to share with you her signature dishes and delicious home cooking" (from website); serving Taiwanese/Chinese "Super Yummy Street Food!"; "this is the best fast Asian food I've seen in 10 years" -Guy Fieri
Cheap Eats   (16 restaurants)