Food Paradise: Iconic Eats

  (8 restaurants)    
Aired on: January 1, 2017 
Aired on: January 1, 2017 
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Zuppardi's Apizza ($$)
(569 ratings)

179 Union Ave Map It!
West Haven, CT 06516
(203) 934-1949
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  • Fresh Clam Pizza
    shucked-to-order littleneck clams baked on fresh dough w/ a mixture of garlic & spices, served w/ fresh lemon wedges; "it is widely considered one of the best clam pizzas in America" (from its website); looks good
4.5 out of 5
569 ratings
since 1934; family owned & operated
DCity Smokehouse ($$)
(572 ratings)

203 Florida Ave NW Map It!
Washington, DC 20001
(202) 733-1919
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  • Half Smoke
    half pork, half beef wieners from Mangers (in Baltimore) topped w/ shredded cheese, BBQ brisket chili, yellow mustard & chopped onions; looks good
4.0 out of 5
572 ratings
traditional BBQ taste in an unconventional setting; moved from original airing location (8 Florida Ave NW)
Joe Boston's Italian Beef [CLOSED] ($)
(164 ratings)

2932 W Chicago Ave Map It!
Chicago, IL 60622
(773) 486-9536
  • Italian Beef with Sausage Sandwich
    asked for dipped with little of hot peppers; looks good
  • Italian Beef Sandwich
    recommend w/ sweet & hot peppers & dipped; looks good
4.0 out of 5
164 ratings
Red Fish Grill ($$)
(2266 ratings)

115 Bourbon St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 598-1200
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  • Alligator Sausage & Seafood Gumbo
    signature dish; rich dark roux, onion, bell peppers, celery, fresh herbs; looks good
4.0 out of 5
2266 ratings
award-winning casual New Orleans seafood restaurant located at the gateway to the French Quarter; in fun & festive setting
Revival [CLOSED] ($$$)
(585 ratings)

129 Church St Map It!
Decatur, GA 30030
(470) 225-6770
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  • Meatloaf
    w/ grass-fed beef & pork & wrapped in bacon; comes w/ 3 sides (recommend: iron skillet corn bread, mac & cheese & collard greens); looks good
4.0 out of 5
585 ratings
[CLOSED]; offering a proper version of the traditional Sunday Southern cuisine dinner served family-style; located in building originally a home owned by the Campbell family in the early 1900s; "like going to your grandmother's house"
El Pub ($)
(473 ratings)

1548 SW 8th St Map It!
Miami, FL 33135
(305) 642-9942
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  • Cubano
    ham, pork, Swiss cheese, pickles & mustard on Cuban bread
3.5 out of 5
473 ratings
landmark in Little Havana since the 1960s
Maria's New Mexican Kitchen ($$)
(1211 ratings)

555 W Cordova Rd Map It!
Santa Fe, NM 87505
(505) 983-7929
  • Blue Corn Enchiladas
    blue corn tortilla, ground beef & cheese, served w/ Spanish rice & refried beans; looks good; classic Santa Fe dinner (Santa Feans discovered the blue corn tortilla); flat enchiladas made w/ corn tortillas, cheese & red or green chile (or both); served any way you like; optional egg on top, ground beef, chicken or carne adovada
  • Chile Rellenos
    a favorite; two whole, roasted & peeled New Mexico green chiles, stuffed w/ a blend of cheeses, coated in a special batter, then deep-fried to a golden brown; covered w/ green (or red) chile; served w/ Spanish rice & refried beans; looks good
3.5 out of 5
1211 ratings
offering traditional, Northern New Mexican cuisine; started in 1950s as a small take-out kitchen, now a full service restaurant & Santa Fe institution
Taqueria La CumbreSee Taqueria La Cumbre Video ($)
(940 ratings)

515 Valencia St Map It!
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 863-8205
  • Mission Burrito
    5-lb burrito; flank steak, beans, rice, salsa, cheese, guacamole, sour cream, lettuce & tomatoes
  • Super Meat Burrito
3.0 out of 5
940 ratings
#58 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); est. 1967; birthplace of the mission-style burrito; large portions
Food Paradise: Iconic Eats   (8 restaurants)    
Aired on: January 1, 2017 
Aired on: January 1, 2017