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As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "With Bacon"
  • Bacon Apple Maple Donuts
4.0 out of 5
1891 ratings
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Crunchy"
  • Indonesian Corn Fritters
4.0 out of 5
1069 ratings
formerly "E&O Trading Co" at airing; contemporary Asian-inspired cuisine, the restaurant's unique space features high ceilings adorned by dramatic chandeliers and stunning decor
Eatalian Cafe: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Eatalian Cafe ($$)
(2703 ratings)

15500 S Broadway St Map It!
Gardena, CA 90248
(310) 532-8880
eataliangroup.com
  • Pasta Carbonara
    egg & Parmigiano Reggiano white sauce tossed w/ crispy bacon & finished w/ ground black pepper; looks good
4.0 out of 5
2703 ratings
a fitting stage for the cafe's culinary theater, where performances are played out behind an all-access panorama of windows that peer into the restaurant's inner workrooms
  • Mofongo
    hand mashed garlic plantains stuffed with your choice of filling, topped w/ a vegetable sofrito (Guy got roasted pork)
  • Ropa Vieja
    braised shredded flank steak w/ savory bits of tomatoes, onions, peppers & garlic; looks good
4.0 out of 5
389 ratings
est. 1974; husband & wife team serving home-style Cuban & Puerto Rican comfort food
El Tepeyac Cafe: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
El Tepeyac CafeSee El Tepeyac Cafe Video ($$)
(2221 ratings)

812 N Evergreen Ave Map It!
Los Angeles, CA 90033
(323) 268-1960
manuelseltepeyac.com
  • Manuel Special
    5-lb Burrito; 5-lb burrito
4.0 out of 5
2221 ratings
#23 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); founded in 1942 (originally called El Tupinamba Cafe)
Escondite: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
EsconditeSee Escondite Video ($$)
(671 ratings)

410 Boyd St Map It!
Los Angeles, CA 90013
(213) 626-1800
www.theescondite.com
  • John Belu-Cheese Burger
    burger patty w/ crumbled bleu cheese, battered, fried, then tossed in house buffalo sauce & topped w/ bleu cheese dressing & pringles for crunch; available on Tuesdays only (check menu for updates); looks good!
  • Godzilla Destroys Sandwich
    off-menu item; 6oz NY strip steak, toasted hash browns, apple-wood bacon, 2 fried eggs, provolone cheese, grilled onions & mushrooms; served on a french roll & topped w/ breakfast gravy & Mexican hot sauce; looks sloppy & good
4.0 out of 5
671 ratings
sports bar; "Escondite" translate to "hidden"...hence there is no signage at the front and entrance is discreetly on the side
Euro Pane Bakery: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Euro Pane BakerySee Euro Pane Bakery Video ($$)
(1109 ratings)

950 E Colorado Blvd Map It!
Pasadena, CA 91106
(626) 577-1828
  • Egg Salad Sandwich
4.0 out of 5
1109 ratings
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Cake Walk"
  • Dulce de Leche Cake
    looks good
4.0 out of 5
3345 ratings
opened in 1988; chef/owner studied pastry-making at the Cordon Bleu (in France)
Fab Hot Dogs: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Fab Hot DogsSee Fab Hot Dogs Video ($)
(1145 ratings)

19417 1/2 Victory Blvd Map It!
Reseda, CA 91335
(818) 344-4336
www.fabhotdogs.com
  • Bald Eagle Ripper
    deep fryer hot dog imported from New Jersey topped w/ "bald eagle" sauce (housemade spicy mustard relish); looks good
  • L.A. Street Dog
    bacon-wrapped hot dog deep-fried & topped w/ grilled peppers & onions, mayo, mustard, ketchup, tomatoes & jalapenos; looks good
  • Texas Burrito Dog
    2 all-beef hot dogs, bacon, chili, cheddar, onions, mustard & Frito chips in a grilled flour tortilla
4.0 out of 5
1145 ratings
finest east-coast dogs and artisan made sausages along with homemade toppings and sauces; Other Recipes: Sweet & Spicy Onion Relish
Falafel's Drive-In: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Falafel's Drive-In ($)
(4482 ratings)

2301 Stevens Creek Blvd Map It!
San Jose, CA 95128
(408) 294-7886
www.falafelsdrivein.com
  • Banana Shake
  • Falafel Sandwich
    pita sandwich consisting of falafel balls (deep fried grounded chick peas), lettuce, tomatoes, cucumbers, tahini sauce, and famous hot sauce; looks good
  • Kifta Kabab in a Pita
    grilled ground beef patty mixed with parsley, onions, and spices put in a pita with cucumbers, lettuce, tomatoes and tahini sauce
4.0 out of 5
4482 ratings
opened in 1966; started by selling hamburgers and slowly introduced falafels; long lines; Other Recipes: Tabouli
Fat Sal's: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Fat Sal'sSee Fat Sal's Video ($$)
(2168 ratings)

1300 N Highland Ave Map It!
Los Angeles, CA 90028
(855) 682-4373
www.fatsalsdeli.com
  • Fat Jerry Fat Sandwich
    cheesesteak, chicken fingers, mozzarella sticks, crisp bacon, fried eggs, fries, mayo, ketchup on hero bun (called "fat bread"); named after Jerry Ferrara--co-owner & former star of HBO's show "Entourage"; looks good
  • Meat Luv'rz Pizza Rolls
    ground beef, sweet Italian sausage, provolone, mozzarella stuffed in a crispy spring roll wrapper & deep-fried & served w/ side of marinara
4.0 out of 5
2168 ratings
opened in 2010; bringing NY sandwiches to LA; couple of blocks from UCLA; another location in Hollywood
Fentons Creamery: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Fentons CreamerySee Fentons Creamery Video ($$)
(4626 ratings)

4226 Piedmont Ave Map It!
Oakland, CA 94611
(510) 658-7000
www.fentonscreamery.com
  • Banana Special
    banana split (large one); banana split; unanimous #1 pick for Top 5 Restaurants-Best Dessert; huge scoops, of vanilla, chocolate & strawberry ice cream cradled by a whole ripe banana, bathed in pineapple, strawberry & chocolate fudge; topped off w/ almonds, whipped cream & cherry
  • Cookie Connection
    warm chocolate chip cookie under scoops of Cookies n' Cream & cookie dough ice cream topped w/ hot fudge, marshmallow topping, whipped cream, crushed Oreos & a cherry
4.0 out of 5
4626 ratings
#1 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Desserts); #4 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); founded in 1894 starting as delivering milk by horse-drawn wagon; ice cream made by hand
Fior d'Italia: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Fior d'Italia ($$)
(553 ratings)

2237 Mason St Map It!
San Francisco, CA 94133
(415) 986-1886
www.fior.com
As Seen On:
Pasta Paradise
  • Pumpkin Ravioli
4.0 out of 5
553 ratings
homemade pasta
Fish: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
FishSee Fish Video ($$)
(2431 ratings)

350 Harbor Dr Map It!
Sausalito, CA 94965
(415) 331-3474
www.331fish.com
  • Crab Roll
    sweet Dungeness crab served atop a homemade toasted torpedo roll with organic butter and chives; served with shoestring fries or salad greens on the side
4.0 out of 5
2431 ratings
California Legislature Assembly awarded the restaurant owners a Sustainable North Bay Award to honor their commitment to protecting wild fish populations and helping the local economy by supporting local fishermen; outdoor seating by the water available
Flavor Table: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Flavor TableSee Flavor Table Video ($$)
(636 ratings)

2812 W Florence Ave Map It!
Los Angeles, CA 90043
(323) 751-6000
www.redsflavortable.com
  • Peach Cobbler French Toast
4.0 out of 5
636 ratings
From Scratch Restaurant: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
From Scratch RestaurantSee From Scratch Restaurant Video ($$)
(1382 ratings)

3626 The Barnyard Map It!
Carmel, CA 93923
(831) 625-2448
fromscratchrestaurant.com
  • Extreme Sausage Biscuits and Gravy
    served w/ 2 eggs, "From Scratch" baby red potatoes, cheese hominy grits, fruit cup OR sliced tomatoes; looks good
  • Homemade Brisket Chili
    served w/ sour cream, cheddar cheese & green onions; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1382 ratings
since 1977; opened 8am-2:30pm (check website for current hours); serving breakfast all day; Robert Irving made guest appearance; Other Recipes: Cheddar Cheese Biscuits
  • Dr. Pepper Braised Beef Short Ribs
    braised in Dr. Pepper mixture in 350-deg for 4 hrs; served w/ parsnip puree, mustard greens & fresh horseradish; looks good
  • Spicy Shrimp & Grits
    wild Louisiana shrimp, garlic, shallots, & andouille sausage, red eye gravy; note: not the same as regular shrimp & grits on menu; "succulent"-Guy Fieri; looks good
4.0 out of 5
2862 ratings
opened in 2006; Southern comfort food; rocking chairs at tables on front porch
Genkiyaki: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Genkiyaki ($)
(750 ratings)

5526 Del Amo Blvd Map It!
Lakewood, CA 90713
(562) 496-3274
houseofgenkiyaki.com
As Seen On:
Man v. Food, Episode: "Los Angeles, CA"
  • Zombie Burrito Challenge
    2-lb chicken & beef, mozzarella sticks, fries burrito w/ ghost-chili infused hot sauce; Casey won
4.0 out of 5
750 ratings
est. 2009; Asian fusion of Korean, American, Mexican, and Japanese cuisines
  • "Fish Tacos"
    "hard to explain, just try it" (on the menu); sliced, pounded and disc-cut yellow fin tuna is "tortilla"; tuna tartar is mixed w/ jalapeno aioli to create the "filling"; tuna disc is crimped to form the "taco"; served w/ crispy fried avocado and more jalapeno aioli and other decorative herbs and radish
4.0 out of 5
446 ratings
opened in 2003; 65-seat restaurant
As Seen On:
Throwdown With Bobby Flay, Episode: "Paella"
  • Paella
    Spanish rice dish w/ chicken, octopus, clams, shrimp, mussels, tomatoes & bell peppers; takes 2 hrs to make; looks good
4.0 out of 5
99 ratings
Throwdown: Bobby Flay lost [recipe]; paella only; catering only
Gian's Delicatessen: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Gian's Delicatessen ($)
(220 ratings)

2112 Pacific Ave Map It!
Stockton, CA 95204
(209) 469-0108
  • Ravioli
    filling w/ Swiss chard, spinach, beef, Parmesan; rolled out by 100-yr old ravioli machine that can make 2,700 raviolis in in passing (cool!); served w/ homemade meat sauce; looks good
  • Sausage Pepper Sandwich
    homemade sausage, teleme cheese, fire-roasted red pepper, spicy mustard & served on homemade focaccia bread
4.0 out of 5
220 ratings
old-school Italian deli; family-owned & operated for 3 generations
Giusti's: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Giusti'sSee Giusti's Video ($$)
(233 ratings)

14743 Walnut Grove-Thornton Rd Map It!
Walnut Grove, CA 95690
(916) 776-1808
www.giustis.com
  • Lamb Shanks
    seared & then braised in tomato-base sauce; served w/ polenta; available second Tuesday of every month...and until they run out
  • Minestrone Soup
    looks good (Guy had seconds!)
4.0 out of 5
233 ratings
since 1912; "eclectic" four-generation Italian restaurant in a 100+ year old building; over 1,200 hats on the ceiling & tons of memorabilia plastered on the walls
Gloria's Cafe: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Gloria's CafeSee Gloria's Cafe Video ($$)
(1639 ratings)

10227 Venice Blvd Map It!
Los Angeles, CA 90034
(310) 838-0963
www.gloriascafela.com
  • Carne Adobada
    "outstanding"; looks good
  • Seven Seas Soup
    "you will go nuts"
4.0 out of 5
1639 ratings
opened in 1981; authentic Mexican food
Golden Bear: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Golden BearSee Golden Bear Video ($$)
(671 ratings)

2326 K St Map It!
Sacramento, CA 95816
(916) 441-2242
www.goldenbear916.com
  • Banh Mi (Sandwich)
    both co-owners' favorite; slices of pork w/ slice cucumbers, blanced string beans, pickled carrots, basil, cilantro and sauce in french roll
  • Pork Sausage Pizza
    no sauce, no cheese; sausage & smoked coleslaw & carmelized onions; looks good
4.0 out of 5
671 ratings
Golden Deli: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Golden DeliSee Golden Deli Video ($)
(2738 ratings)

815 W Las Tunas Dr Map It!
San Gabriel, CA 91776
(626) 308-0803
www.goldendelirestaurant....
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "On a Stick"
  • Chao Tom (Sugarcane Shrimp)
4.0 out of 5
2738 ratings
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