Food Paradise: Chili Paradise

  (8 restaurants)    
Aired on: November 14, 2012 
Aired on: November 14, 2012 
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Addiction Bistro [CLOSED] ($$)
(725 ratings)

408 N La Cienega Blvd Map It!
Los Angeles, CA 90048
(323) 203-1793
As Seen On:
Chili Paradise
  • Jamaican Jerk Chili
    tomato-based made of chicken & jerk spices
  • Spontaneous Combustion Chili
    tomato-based made of beef asada, chipotle, sorrano, Thai chilis & ghost peppers (it's hot!)
4.0 out of 5
725 ratings
[CLOSED]; fomerly called "The Chili Addiction" as seen at airing; varying chilis every week
Shed ($$)
(2396 ratings)

113 1/2 E Palace Ave Map It!
Santa Fe, NM 87501
(505) 982-9030
As Seen On:
Chili Paradise
  • Green Chile Stew
    spicy, roasted green chiles, potato & lean pieces of tender pork
4.0 out of 5
2396 ratings
since 1953; James Beard-award winner (American Classic, 2003); written up in Gourmet Magazine, New Yorker & others
Slim's Last ChanceSee Slim's Last Chance Video ($$)
(353 ratings)

5606 1st Ave S Map It!
Seattle, WA 98108
(206) 762-7900
  • Turkey & White Bean Chili
    ground turkey, white beans & serrano chilies simmered in a hearty broth; order w/ "The Works" (shredded cheese that is blow-torched, sweet onions, diced tomatoes, sour cream, tortilla chips, cilantro, chives & a roasted jalapeno); you can even order chili poured on jalapeno mac n' cheese; looks good
  • Chili Verde
4.0 out of 5
353 ratings
opened in 2008; bar-grunge decor; live music available (check calendar on website)
Texas Chili Parlor ($)
(912 ratings)

1409 Lavaca St Map It!
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 472-2828
As Seen On:
Chili Paradise
  • Chili
    tomato-based made of brisket, round, chuck & beans; you can order from mild ("X") to "HOT HOT HOT" ("XXX")
  • Frito Pie
    fritos covered w/ chili & cheese
4.0 out of 5
912 ratings
since 1976; rustic roadhouse décor sports bar up the street from state capitol; movie location for "Death Proof"
White Knight Diner ($)
(104 ratings)

1801 Olive St Map It!
St. Louis, MO 63103
(314) 621-5949
  • The Super Slinger
    layer of hash browns, hamburger patty, fried eggs, American cheese smothered w/ chili & topped w/ grilled veggies (mushrooms, peppers, onions); looks good
4.0 out of 5
104 ratings
#84 (101 More Amazing Places to Chowdown); St. Louis landmark in kitchish castle exterior frame; tiny 600-sq. foot dining area; movie w/ James Spader & Susan Sarandon was filmed here
Camp Washington ChiliSee Camp Washington Chili Video ($)
(289 ratings)

3005 Colerain Ave Map It!
Cincinnati, OH 45225
(513) 541-0061
  • Chili spaghetti
  • Chili
    sweet & salty tomato-based w/ bull meat round; served minimally on spaghetti ("two way")
  • 5 Way Chili
    spaghetti, chili, beans, chopped white onions, shredded Wisconsin cheddar cheese; looks good
3.5 out of 5
289 ratings
#65 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); est. 1940; James Beard Award (American Regional Classic); open 24-hours a day, 6 days a week; chili ordered 3-way (spaghetti+chili+mound of shredded cheese), 4-way (+onions or beans), or 5-way (+onions+beans)
Chili Parlor ($)
(86 ratings)

820 S 9th St Map It!
Springfield, IL 62703
(217) 523-4989
  • Firebrand Chili Challenge
    tomato-based w/ blend of hot spicy meat served w/ beans & juice; also offer varying degrees from mild; challenge - spicy hot; Adam won
3.5 out of 5
86 ratings
est. 1945; off of Route 66
Phoenix Saloon ($$)
(213 ratings)

193 W San Antonio St Map It!
New Braunfels, TX 78130
(830) 643-1400
As Seen On:
Chili Paradise
  • Chili
    tomato-based made of sirloin beans; range from "single shot" (mild) to "The Killer" (you are required to sign a waiver); looks good
  • White-Shirt Chili Burger
    half-pound premium black angus burger infused w/ chili spices & served w/ chili mayo
3.5 out of 5
213 ratings
opened in 2010; originally est. in 1871 but closed in 1918 during The Prohibition; live music...check calendar on website
Food Paradise: Chili Paradise   (8 restaurants)    
Aired on: November 14, 2012 
Aired on: November 14, 2012