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

Crisp, country-fried steak with gravy, creamed corn and Mac & cheese

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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Custard, sliced bananas, crumbled Nilla wafers, and meringue are crowded in a diner bowl

Banana Pudding

Tall, gnarled-top light gold biscuit

Biscuits

Buttermilk biscuit sandwiches a tile of country ham and a fried egg

Breakfast Sandwich

Smoke-cooked brisket piled into a sandwich with pickle chips and onions

Brisket Sandwich

  • BBQ
  • 17 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Golden, crisp-fried catfish filet topped with a wedge of lemon

Catfish

Cup of chili topped with cheese and chopped raw onions

Chili

A basket of thin French fries is smothered with molten cheese and beefy chili

Chili Cheese Fries

  • 24 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Hot dog topped with beefy chili ... beer billiards and burgers

Chili Dogs

Crisp circular potato chips on a red-checked tablecloth

Chips

  • 65 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes

Chocolate Dishes

  • 77 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Styrofoam bowl holds dark purpble blackberries and chunks of pastry crust.

Cobbler

  • 110 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
A bowl of soft-cooked collard greens shows bits of pork

Collard Greens

  • 65 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
A plate-size slice of country ham is bathed in caramel-colored red-eye gravy

Country Ham

  • Bacon
  • 24 Restaurants
  • 1 Recipe
Bakery shelf holds rows of cupcakes.

Cupcakes

  • Cake
  • 23 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
A basket of six hot donuts: plain, powdered sugar, cinnamon

Donuts

  • Donuts
  • 83 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Roast duck boasts dark, crisp, luscious skin

Duck

  • 7 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Crisp-edge, creamy-center French fries sprinkled with salt

French Fries

  • 209 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
A single fried shrimp with crisp crust so thin you can see through it.

Fried Shrimp

A cup of tender green beans, laced with bacon

Green Beans

  • 18 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
A plate of crisp-fried pieces of chicken skin for munching ... Jewish deli reborn

Gribenes

  • 3 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes

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