Your Guide to Authentic Regional Eats
Pho Please serves authentic Vietnamese recipes in a casual Austin shopping center. It’s not uniquely Texan, but is a locals’ favorite.
In a country full of kooky overstuffed sandwiches, Timmy might make the wildest of all, fueled by global flavors and ceaseless experimentation
Martin’s serves southern-style meat-and-three at its best: fried chicken, baked chicken, vegetables galore, plus pies that are the pride of Montgomery, Alabama.
Shady Glen cheeseburgers are awesome works of art, but don’t ignore the excellent ice cream concoctions from this vintage Connecticut dairy bar.
Real Chili serves bowls of chili mild, medium, or hot, with spaghetti or beans, or spaghetti AND beans, the full package known as the Marquette Special.
A jewel in the Kahalui airport adjacent “Plate Lunch Plaza” food truck park, Thai Mee Up serves the flavors of Thailand with Hawaiian sensibilities.
One of Tucson, Arizona’s premier sources of the Sonoran hot dog, BK’s also has a menu of superior tacos, tortas, caramelos, burros and quesadillas.
The lunch counter of a full-service Albuquerque drug store, Duran Central Pharmacy serves New Mexico fare at its best, including magnificent tortillas.
A marriage of high-tech methods and quality ingredients, Dave’s Gourmet is unique ice cream tucked into a mini-mart.