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

Arugula salad here includes apples, cheese & walnuts

Arugula Salad

  • Salad
  • 5 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Slice into a babka loaf reveals a swirl of bready cake and chocolate

Babka

  • 3 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Freshly baked assorted bagels for sale, hung on wall pegs

Bagels

Custard, sliced bananas, crumbled Nilla wafers, and meringue are crowded in a diner bowl

Banana Pudding

Finely chopped pork and cole slaw piled in a bun

Barbecue Sandwich

  • BBQ
  • 57 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
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
Sausage, brisket, ribs, and chicken surround a ramekin of orange BBQ sauce

BBQ Platters

  • BBQ
  • 44 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
On a tavern counter, artisan blueberry wheat beer contains actual fruit ... must-eat Buffalo honor roll

Beer

  • 24 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Tall, gnarled-top light gold biscuit

Biscuits

Biscuit is topped with sausage as well as fried chicken and pimento cheese

Biscuits & Gravy

Dense square of bread pudding is awash in creamy, sweet whiskey sauce

Bread Pudding

Buttermilk biscuit sandwiches a tile of country ham and a fried egg

Breakfast Sandwich

Chicken & vegetables pack a bowl of Brunswick stew

Brunswick Stew

  • Soup
  • 26 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Plate of cabbage mixed with coils of pork

Cabbage

  • 49 Restaurants
  • 2 Recipes
5 layer cake: 5 flavors, 5 colors

Cakes

  • Cake
  • 70 Restaurants
  • 1 Recipe
Peeking out from under the chocolate shell of a candy turtle are almonds, caramel, and dried cherries and apricot

Candy

  • 27 Restaurants
  • 0 Recipes
Green bean casserole moist with cream of mushroom soup and laced with crunchy wisps of fried onion

Casserole

  • 46 Restaurants
  • 1 Recipe

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