Dishes

The dishes we eat define who we are. Familiar or exotic, regional or universal, what's on the plate is an edible portrait of those who eat it, cook it, serve it, and grow or gather it.

Opened and ready-to-eat littleneck clams in a bowl of white wine sauce with pasta and herbs

Clams

One big, bright red, ready-to-eat lobster perches atop a pile of steamer clams on a paper placemat.

Lobster

Long, slender tube of bread with light tan surface

Baguette

Baked potato heaped with BBQ, cheese, butter and sour cream

Baked Potato

Green-checked paper holds brittle-crusted broasted chicken along with equally crisp broasted potatoes

Broasted Chicken

Caesar Salad

A triangle of dark, supersweet chocolate cheesecake drips with Kahlua and raspberry puree

Cheesecake

Pieces of fried chicken are piled atop a waffle, pitcher of syrup in the background

Chicken & Waffles

Styrofoam container holds hot dog bun filled with chili, onions, and mustard ... but no hot dog

Chili Bun

Close view of chorizo sausage well mixed with scrambled eggs

Chorizo & Eggs

Country Fried Steak

Puffy, oven-baked pancake forms abowl that contains fresh fruit and powdered sugar.

Dutch Baby

Great hunks of golden fried hogfish perch on the bottom of a bun, accompanied by garnishes and a bowl of fresh-cut fruit.

Fish Sandwich

Velvet-soft gnocchi glow with tomato sauce.

Gnocchi

Styrofoam cup of tea is crowded with chopped ice

Iced Tea

Cross section of a hoagie with salami, ham & provolone, garnished with lettuce, tomato, and onion, sprinkled with oil and spice

Italian Hoagie

Paper cup holds light tan ice cream dotted with pistachios and spice

Kulfi Ice Cream

A big meatball and length of Italian sausage loll in red sauce in a deep dish

Meatballs & Sausage

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Hard, oblong biscuit crowded with cranberries and walnuts, with a cup of coffee

Biscotti

Bakery-fresh loaf of Italian bread, resting on the bag it was sold in

Bread & Rolls

Sunny picture of a tortilla filled with meat, peppers, and salsa

Carnitas

  • 10 Restaurants
  • 1 Recipe

Cheeseburger

Poppy-seed bun holds hot dog with mustard, tomato, relish, pickle spear, and sport pepper

Chicago Dog

Pieces of fried chicken are arrayed atop a round Blgian waffle, sided by melted butter and syrup

Chicken and Waffles

Broad partitioned plate holds tortilla chips topped with chile and cheese, plus scrambled eggs and refried beans.

Chilaquiles

  • 12 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes

Chili Dog

Crisp circular potato chips on a red-checked tablecloth

Chips

  • 65 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Cinnamon roll, sliced horizontally into three rounds, is fried golden brown like French toast, sided by three eggs and bacon

Cinnamon Roll French Toast

hot dog with hot mustard and relish

Classic Hot Dogs

Quartered club sandwich holds turkey, bacon, lettuce & tomato, plus melted cheese.

Club Sandwich

Slim-stemmed glass holds a pink lemon drop Martini

Cocktails

  • 61 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Grilled bratwurst served with spicy curry sauce

Currywurst

  • 2 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Overhead view of a thick milk shake crowded with bits of date

Date Shake

Foamy chocolate egg cream accomopanied by a glass of seltzer

Egg Cream

  • Eggs
  • 7 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Glass cup of dark, dark espresso with a slightly foamy head

Espresso

  • Coffee
  • 27 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Plate holds filet mignon, mashed potatoes, onion rings ... best beef

Filet Mignon

  • Steak
  • 19 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Fish tacos made with grilled mahi-mahi are dressed with cilantro-avocado sauce and sided by chunky papaya relish

Fish Taco

Timbale of flan awash in caramel syrup

Flan

  • 9 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes

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