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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Baby back ribs: 2 bones carry lots of meat. ... roadside barbecuue

Baby Back Ribs

  • BBQ
  • 7 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
A bowl of buttery, jade-green lima beans

Beans

  • 41 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Green bean casserole moist with cream of mushroom soup and laced with crunchy wisps of fried onion

Casserole

  • 46 Restaurants
  • 1 Recipe
Coffee-shop fried chicken dinner with mashed potatoes and greens

Chicken Dinner

  • 20 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Fragile crust supports a light chocolate cream pie topped with meringue.

Chocolate Cream Pie

Sweet corn with pepper spice

Corn

  • 59 Restaurants
  • 1 Recipe
Bright yellow cornbread is moist like cake, dotted with corn kernels

Cornbread

Fragile, light tan baked croissant holds strawberries and pastry cream

Croissants

Gnarly fried chicken livers are piled on a plate with vegetables in the background

Fried Chicken Liver

Fried chicken thigh enveloped in crunchy red-gold crust

Fried Chicken Thigh

Silk smooth, pale yellow filling sits upon a crumbly Graham cracker crust

Key Lime Pie

Macaroni & cheese, spangled with herbs, comes in a small cast-iron pot

Mac N Cheese

  • 153 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
A dozen raw oysters on the half-shell

Oysters

Wedge of pie with tall yellow base and even taller meringue, flecked with toasted coconut

Pies

Creamy cole slaw balances shredded cabbage with sweet pineapple

Pineapple Slaw

  • 3 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Soft chunks of rutabaga in a green-rimmed diner bowl

Rutabagas

  • 9 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Seafood platter is loaded with fried shrimp, scallops, oysters, flounder, plus deviled crab and hushpuppies

Seafood

  • Seafood
  • 133 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Shrimp, crawfish, okra, rice, and spice crown a bowl of Cajun gumbo.

Seafood Gumbo

Tacos filled with shrimp, salad, and jalapeno cream

Tacos

  • Tacos
  • 80 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes

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