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

A modest-size pie slice is overwhelmed by how many blueberries it contains

Blueberry Pie

Crisp-crusted fried chicken cutlet is blanketed with cheese and spicy red sauce

Chicken Parmesan

Chocolate cupcake with chocolate frosting ... all butter all the time

Chocolate Dishes

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Children's dessert: upside-down ice cream cones with faces on the scoops of ice cream

Dessert

  • 32 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Turnip greens wallow in porky pot likker

Greens

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

Onion Rings

  • 124 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Fresh pastas, ready to boil

Pastas

  • Pasta
  • 42 Restaurants
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Flaky square pastry with a sugar glaze an dark red guava filling

Pastries

Peach slices peek out from under the rugged pastry crust of a pie slice on a china plate.

Peach Pie

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

Pies

Mountainous sandwich holds pastrami, egg, French fries, cole slaw, and a tomato

Sandwiches

"Dam sandwich": Ribeye steak shares space with a burger and cheese in this foot-tall sandwich

Steak Sandwich

Hugely thick strip steak, ready to slice

Strip Steak

  • Steak
  • 8 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Cold cuts are piled high with garnishes and condiments in a long loaf almost too big to lift

Sub Sandwiches

Char-crust New Haven pizza topped with crushed tomatoes and a bit of grated cheese... but no mozzarella

Tomato Pie (Northeast)

  • Pizza
  • 9 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes

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