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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Thick bacon strips hung with clothespins on a line

Bacon

  • Bacon
  • 43 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Discs of banana are cooked right in the griddled pancakes

Banana Pancakes

Finely chopped pork and cole slaw piled in a bun

Barbecue Sandwich

  • BBQ
  • 57 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
A broad field of tortilla chips is topped with BBQ pork, BBQ sauce, and cheese

BBQ Nachos

  • BBQ
  • 3 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
  • 111 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Large cup holds cooked spaghetti noodles dressed with crimson BBQ sauce

BBQ Spaghetti

  • BBQ
  • 1 Restaurant
  • 1 Recipe
Tall, gnarled-top light gold biscuit

Biscuits

Thick, griddle-sizzled bologna is piled into a b un with cheese, pickles, and a slice of onion

Bologna Sandwich

Plate of cabbage mixed with coils of pork

Cabbage

  • 49 Restaurants
  • 2 Recipes
Simple, unfrosted, unsprinkled cake donut, suitable for dunking

Cake Donut

  • Cake
  • 17 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
5 layer cake: 5 flavors, 5 colors

Cakes

  • Cake
  • 68 Restaurants
  • 1 Recipe
Golden, crisp-fried catfish filet topped with a wedge of lemon

Catfish

Creamy chicken salad atop al dente broccoli

Chicken Salad

  • Salad
  • 23 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
A basket of thin French fries is smothered with molten cheese and beefy chili ... car hop service

Chili Cheese Fries

  • 24 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Chocolate donut is completely enrobed in dark chocolate icing

Chocolate Donut

  • Donuts
  • 8 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Spiral round pastry on a plate is covered with cinnamon and sugar outside and in

Cinnamon Roll

Sweet corn with pepper spice

Corn

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

Cornbread

Bright yellow wedge of custard pie is sprinkled with nutmeg

Custard Pie

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