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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Apple pie is topped with a crust ribboned with streaks of caramel

Apple Pie

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

Banana Pudding

5 layer cake: 5 flavors, 5 colors

Cakes

  • Cake
  • 70 Restaurants
  • 1 Recipe
Peeking out from under the chocolate shell of a candy turtle are almonds, caramel, and dried cherries and apricot

Candy

  • 27 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Cardboard boat holds a pile of roasted cauliflower florets that have been buttered, garlicked, and truffled.

Cauliflower

  • 9 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Slender wedge of clear chess pie is topped with a strawberry and whipped cream

Chess Pie

Condiment array at an al fresco hot dog stand

Condiments

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

Cornbread

Featherweight circular pastry is cut horzontally and filled with whipped cream

Cream Puff

Cafeteria tray holds a square meal of BBQ chicken, mac & cheese, collards, cornbread, sweet tea, and banana pudding

Dinner Platters

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

Donuts

  • Donuts
  • 88 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
3 crisp egg rolls bedded on lettuce with red cabbage garnish

Egg Rolls

  • 11 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes

Fried Chicken

Boneless fried chicken breast sandwiched in a bun with lettuce and mayo

Fried Chicken Sandwich

Gnarled and knobby with a sugar glaze, this free-form pastry occupies most of a normal-size plate.

Fruit Fritters

Plate on an outdoor table holds a hot brown sandwich criss-crossed with bacon

Hot Brown

  • 4 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
In a red drive-in basket, onion rings are crisp and golden-brown

Onion Rings

  • 126 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Dark, syrup-sweet pecan pie is further sweetened by a crowd of chocolate chips (and, not seen, bourbon).

Pecan Pie

A strip of pork belly is striated like bacon, but thicker and even more succulent

Pork Belly

  • Bacon
  • 8 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Plate holds breakfast pork chops with eggs and a bowl of grits.

Pork Chops

  • 57 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes

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