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

Baked Potato

  • 9 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Sausage, brisket, ribs, and chicken surround a ramekin of orange BBQ sauce

BBQ Platters

  • BBQ
  • 43 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Two rib bones are laden with a great mass of spice-crusted, smoke-cooked beef

BBQ Ribs

  • BBQ
  • 113 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Huge slab of prime rib extends far beyond its plate

Beef

  • 58 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
On a tavern counter, artisan blueberry wheat beer contains actual fruit ... must-eat Buffalo honor roll

Beer

  • 23 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Biscuit is topped with sausage as well as fried chicken and pimento cheese

Biscuits & Gravy

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

Bread & Rolls

Dense square of bread pudding is awash in creamy, sweet whiskey sauce

Bread Pudding

Chunks and shreds from the edges of BBQ brisket are piled up on a plate with French fries

Burnt Ends

  • BBQ
  • 5 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Tender 2-layer yellow cake boasts butter-sweet caramel-colored frostingy

Caramel Cake

  • Cake
  • 15 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Slice of cherry strudel is topped with white sugar icing.

Cherry Dishes

  • 18 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Pieces of fried chicken are arrayed atop a round Blgian waffle, sided by melted butter and syrup

Chicken and Waffles

Great strips of chicken and homemade noodles make this a bowl of supreme comfort.

Chicken Soup

  • Soup
  • 25 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Chocolate layer cake frosted with caramel and pecans

Chocolate Cake

  • Cake
  • 37 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
A great pile of dark brown cookies loaded with chocoate chips

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Spiral round pastry on a plate is covered with cinnamon and sugar outside and in

Cinnamon Roll

A bowl of finely chopped sweet cole slaw

Coleslaw

  • 70 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Condiment array at an al fresco hot dog stand

Condiments

  • 86 Restaurants
  • 1 Recipe
Sweet corn with pepper spice

Corn

  • 59 Restaurants
  • 1 Recipe
A plate-size slice of country ham is bathed in caramel-colored red-eye gravy

Country Ham

  • Bacon
  • 25 Restaurants
  • 1 Recipe

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