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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Two slices of BBQ brisket, one lean, the other supersucculently fatty

BBQ Brisket

  • BBQ
  • 74 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Half chickens, basted with marinade, cook on a charcoal grill

BBQ Chicken

  • BBQ
  • 39 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Smoky pork in shreds that vary from soft to crunchy is drizzled with South Carolina mustard sauce.

BBQ Pork

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

BBQ Ribs

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

Beans

  • 41 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Open-face sandwich is topped with four different kinds of melty cheese

Cheese

  • 55 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
A triangle of dark, supersweet chocolate cheesecake drips with Kahlua and raspberry puree

Cheesecake

  • Cake
  • 31 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Plated roast chicken in a pool of savory natural juices

Chicken Dishes

  • 138 Restaurants
  • 2 Recipes
Bunned hot dog smothered with chili, cole slaw, mustard, and onions

Chili Slaw Dog

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

Cobbler

  • 110 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
A bowl of finely chopped sweet coleslaw at McClard's Bar-B-Q

Coleslaw

  • 70 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Golden-crusted, irregularly-shaped bite-size pieces of cracklin are eaten off the paper bag in which they were purchased.

Cracklin’s

  • Bacon
  • 27 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Children's dessert: upside-down ice cream cones with faces on the scoops of ice cream

Dessert

  • 32 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes

Fried Chicken

A cup of tender green beans, laced with bacon

Green Beans

  • 19 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
On a diner's breakfast plate: corned beef sizzled with tender potatoes and sweet onions

Hash

  • 24 Restaurants
  • 2 Recipes
Thick, meaty hash tops a plate of white rice.

Hash on Rice

  • 18 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Macaroni & cheese, spangled with herbs, comes in a small cast-iron pot

Macaroni and Cheese

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

Onion Rings

  • 126 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Bunned burger is draped with melty pimento cheese, topped with tomato and lettuce

Pimento Cheeseburger

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