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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Barbecue Potato

  • BBQ
  • 3 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Two slices of BBQ brisket, one lean, the other supersucculently fatty

BBQ Brisket

  • BBQ
  • 72 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
Ethereal yellow buttermilk pie is heaped with fresh whipped cream

Buttermilk Pie

Green bean casserole moist with cream of mushroom soup and laced with crunchy wisps of fried onion

Casserole

  • 46 Restaurants
  • 1 Recipe
A giant slice of cherry pie occupies a full plate and is topped with a half-pint of vanilla ice cream.

Cherry Pie

Gravy-smothered chicken fried steak with eggs and hash browns

Chicken Fried Steak

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

Cobbler

  • 111 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Two mugs of coffee, each with a tiny glass pitcher of chilled milk to add

Coffee

  • Coffee
  • 83 Restaurants
  • 1 Recipe
Sweet corn with pepper spice

Corn

  • 59 Restaurants
  • 1 Recipe
Cafeteria tray holds a square meal of BBQ chicken, mac & cheese, collards, cornbread, sweet tea, and banana pudding

Dinner Platters

  • 175 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Whole okra pods fried with a delicate crust

Fried Okra

  • 21 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Bowl of chili is topped with Fritos and shredded cheese

Frito Pie

Hash browns, browned and crisp, with bacon in the background

Hash Browns

  • 45 Restaurants
  • 1 Recipe
On a lunch-counter place mat, soda fountain glass with a metal handle contains a coffee ice cream soda

Ice Cream Soda

Macaroni & cheese, spangled with herbs, comes in a small cast-iron pot

Mac N Cheese

  • 153 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
In addition to its tortilla chips, this migas contains veggies and is topped with melted cheese

Migas

  • 7 Restaurants
  • 1 Recipe
In a red drive-in basket, onion rings are crisp and golden-brown

Onion Rings

  • 124 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Wedge of pie with tall yellow base and even taller meringue, flecked with toasted coconut

Pies

A cluster of baby back ribs is glazed with dark, sweet sauce.

Pork Ribs

  • BBQ
  • 32 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes

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