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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A fried seafood platter of oysters, scallops, shrimp, onion rings, and hushpuppies, plus a cup of cole slaw

All Things Fried

  • 27 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Cheeseburger is stacked in a bun with tomato and lettuce on a sunny outdoor table.

Cheeseburger

Plated roast chicken in a pool of savory natural juices

Chicken Dishes

  • 137 Restaurants
  • 2 Recipes
Cup of chili topped with cheese and chopped raw onions

Chili

A partitioned plate holds pork chopped into a heap of pieces, some soft, some crisp-edged

Chopped Pork

  • 12 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
Crisp-edge, creamy-center French fries sprinkled with salt

French Fries

  • 214 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Fried chicken drumstick and thigh rest upon greens and corn

Fried Chicken

Fruits and whipped cream top a buttermilk biscuit

Fruit Cakes

  • Cake
  • 29 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Thick, meaty hash tops a plate of white rice.

Hash on Rice

  • 18 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Moist jerk chicken, plastered with spices, comes with rice and cabbage

Jerk Chicken

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

Pastas

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

Pork Chops

  • 58 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Miniature vanilla bundt cake is served sopped with rum

Rum Cake

  • Cake
  • 4 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Mountainous sandwich holds pastrami, egg, French fries, cole slaw, and a tomato

Sandwiches

Seafood platter is loaded with fried shrimp, scallops, oysters, flounder, plus deviled crab and hushpuppies

Seafood

  • Seafood
  • 133 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Pink, butter-sauced shrimp surround a mound of thin spaghetti noodles

Shrimp

  • Seafood
  • 134 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Traditional spaghetti with meatballs and sweet tomato sauce.

Spaghetti

  • Pasta
  • 27 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Sweet tea in the afternoon light at a southern cafe counter

Sweet Tea

  • Tea
  • 26 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes

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