Chowdown Countdown 101-81 Travel Guide

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Philippe The Original
We're off to the City of Angels for the best place to get a dripping, juicy French Dip sandwich -- Philippe The Original!
  • 1001 North Alameda Street
  • Los Angeles, CA 90012 US

Philippe The Original

We're off to the City of Angels for the best place to get a dripping, juicy French Dip sandwich -- Philippe The Original!
1001 North Alameda Street Los Angeles, CA, US
Gaucho's Village
We introduce you to a carnivore's dream: a buffet where over a dozen types of meat keep coming till you cry uncle!
  • 411 North Brand Boulevard
  • Glendale, CA 91203 US

Gaucho's Village

We introduce you to a carnivore's dream: a buffet where over a dozen types of meat keep coming till you cry uncle!
411 North Brand Boulevard Glendale, CA, US
Phone: +1 818-550-1430
Daichan Kaiten Sushi
We go to L.A.'s favorite Kaiten-style restaurant, where you can choose from a never-ending array of delectable morsels brought straight to your seat via a conveyor belt!
  • 11301 West Olympic Boulevard
  • Ste 203
  • Los Angeles, CA 90064 US

Daichan Kaiten Sushi

We go to L.A.'s favorite Kaiten-style restaurant, where you can choose from a never-ending array of delectable morsels brought straight to your seat via a conveyor belt!
11301 West Olympic Boulevard Los Angeles, CA, US
Phone: +1 310-914-5028
The Vortex Bar & Grill
We hit up The Vortex in Atlanta for some of the craziest, most creative burger combinations you've ever seen! Think you've seen it all? How about a burger with 2 grilled cheese sandwiches in place of a bun?
  • 438 Moreland Avenue Northeast
  • Atlanta, GA 30307 US

The Vortex Bar & Grill

We hit up The Vortex in Atlanta for some of the craziest, most creative burger combinations you've ever seen! Think you've seen it all? How about a burger with 2 grilled cheese sandwiches in place of a bun?
438 Moreland Avenue Northeast Atlanta, GA, US
Giordano's
We fly to the Windy City to try Giordano's famous stuffed crust pizza: a deep-dish style pizza on steroids.

Giordano's

We fly to the Windy City to try Giordano's famous stuffed crust pizza: a deep-dish style pizza on steroids.
Various Locations Chicago, IL, US
Willie Mae's Scotch House
We visit one of New Orleans most beloved institutions to crunch on some of the best fried chicken you've ever had!
  • 2401 Saint Ann Street
  • New Orleans, LA 70119 US

Willie Mae's Scotch House

We visit one of New Orleans most beloved institutions to crunch on some of the best fried chicken you've ever had!
2401 Saint Ann Street New Orleans, LA, US
Denny's Beer Barrel Pub
Good luck fitting your hands -- let alone your mouth -- around these big boys! At Denny's Beer Barrel Pub, these juicy one-man burger challenges start at 2 lbs. and go all the way up to 15!
  • 1452 Woodland Road
  • Clearfield, PA 16830 US

Denny's Beer Barrel Pub

Good luck fitting your hands -- let alone your mouth -- around these big boys! At Denny's Beer Barrel Pub, these juicy one-man burger challenges start at 2 lbs. and go all the way up to 15!
1452 Woodland Road Clearfield, PA, US
Phone: +1 814-765-7190
Bassetts Ice Cream
Bassetts Ice Cream was established in 1861, making it the oldest ice cream company in America. We head to Philly's Redding Terminal Market to find out the secret to their sweet success.
  • 45 N 12th St,
  • Philadelphia, PA 19107 US

Bassetts Ice Cream

Bassetts Ice Cream was established in 1861, making it the oldest ice cream company in America. We head to Philly's Redding Terminal Market to find out the secret to their sweet success.
45 N 12th St, Philadelphia, PA, US
Phone: +1 215-925-4315
Abe's Bar-B-Q
This Mississippi must-eat place features a double-decker sandwich over-stuffed with tender BBQ pork and coleslaw called "The Big Abe."
  • 616 North State Street
  • Clarksdale, MS 38614 US

Abe's Bar-B-Q

This Mississippi must-eat place features a double-decker sandwich over-stuffed with tender BBQ pork and coleslaw called "The Big Abe."
616 North State Street Clarksdale, MS, US
Phone: +1 662-624-9947
Cafe Fleuri at the Langham Hotel
We head to the Langham Hotel in Boston for every chocolate lover's fantasy -- a dessert buffet that serves as much chocolates as you can handle, in more ways than you can possibly imagine!
  • 250 Franklin Street
  • Boston, MA 02110 US

Cafe Fleuri at the Langham Hotel

We head to the Langham Hotel in Boston for every chocolate lover's fantasy -- a dessert buffet that serves as much chocolates as you can handle, in more ways than you can possibly imagine!
250 Franklin Street Boston, MA, US
Phone: +1 617-451-1900
Time Out Chicken
We've got the college kid's cure for a crazy late-night of ...um, studying. It's the must-try chicken cheddar biscuit at this UNC hotspot, Time Out Chicken.
  • 133 West Franklin Street
  • Chapel Hill, NC 27516 US

Time Out Chicken

We've got the college kid's cure for a crazy late-night of ...um, studying. It's the must-try chicken cheddar biscuit at this UNC hotspot, Time Out Chicken.
133 West Franklin Street Chapel Hill, NC, US
Phone: +1 919-929-2425
Jimmy's Buff's
If marrying a pizza with a hot dog is wrong, we don't want to be right. We head to Jersey to unwrap the inner workings of an Italian Dog.
  • 60 Washington St.
  • West Orange, NJ 07936 US

Jimmy's Buff's

If marrying a pizza with a hot dog is wrong, we don't want to be right. We head to Jersey to unwrap the inner workings of an Italian Dog.
60 Washington St. West Orange, NJ, US
Phone: +1 973-325-9897
Smitty's Market
We mosey down to 2 of the best BBQ places in Lockhart -- the official BBQ capitol of Texas -- Black's and Smitty's.
  • 208 South Commerce Street
  • Lockhart, TX 78644 US

Smitty's Market

We mosey down to 2 of the best BBQ places in Lockhart -- the official BBQ capitol of Texas -- Black's and Smitty's.
208 South Commerce Street Lockhart, TX, US
Phone: +1 512-398-9344
Black's Barbecue
Black's Barbecue, one of the best BBQ places in Lockhart, Texas.
  • 215 N. Main Street
  • Lockhart, TX 78644 US

Black's Barbecue

Black's Barbecue, one of the best BBQ places in Lockhart, Texas.
215 N. Main Street Lockhart, TX, US
Phone: +1 888-632-8225
Cattleman's Steakhouse
Right outside El Paso, we travel deep in the desert to find amazing, giant steaks and a gorgeous sunset that's well worth the trip!
  • 3450 S Fabens Carlsbad Rd
  • Fabens, TX 79838 US

Cattleman's Steakhouse

Right outside El Paso, we travel deep in the desert to find amazing, giant steaks and a gorgeous sunset that's well worth the trip!
3450 S Fabens Carlsbad Rd Fabens, TX, US
Phone: +1 915-544-3200
Hominy Grill
From shrimp and grits, to a sandwich simply called "The Big Nasty," Hominy Grill has your fix for down-home Low-country eats!
  • 207 Rutledge Avenue
  • Charleston, SC 29403 US

Hominy Grill

From shrimp and grits, to a sandwich simply called "The Big Nasty," Hominy Grill has your fix for down-home Low-country eats!
207 Rutledge Avenue Charleston, SC, US
Phone: +1 843-937-0930
Schmidt's Sausage Haus
We visit Columbus' charming German Village for an unlimited buffet of sausages, which include the signature spicy "Bahama Mama."
  • 240 East Kossuth Street
  • Columbus, OH 43206 US

Schmidt's Sausage Haus

We visit Columbus' charming German Village for an unlimited buffet of sausages, which include the signature spicy "Bahama Mama."
240 East Kossuth Street Columbus, OH, US
Doughnut Plant
At this favorite New York City spot we see how fresh, seasonal ingredients and a gourmet sensibility elevates this everyman's favorite pastry to a new level!
  • 220 W 23rd St.
  • New York, NY 10011 US

Doughnut Plant

At this favorite New York City spot we see how fresh, seasonal ingredients and a gourmet sensibility elevates this everyman's favorite pastry to a new level!
220 W 23rd St. New York, NY, US
Phone: +1 212-505-3700
Nick Tahou Hots
Can't decide what to get? That's no problem at the original home of the Garbage Plate in Rochester. Here you can get anything you want piled high all on one plate!
  • 320 West Main Street
  • Rochester, NY 14608 US

Nick Tahou Hots

Can't decide what to get? That's no problem at the original home of the Garbage Plate in Rochester. Here you can get anything you want piled high all on one plate!
320 West Main Street Rochester, NY, US
Phone: +1 585-436-0184
Five Islands Lobster Co.
We head to Maine, the undisputed lobster capitol, to get the biggest and best lobster around ... with a gorgeous view to boot!
  • 1447 5 Islands Road
  • Georgetown, ME 04548 US

Five Islands Lobster Co.

We head to Maine, the undisputed lobster capitol, to get the biggest and best lobster around ... with a gorgeous view to boot!
1447 5 Islands Road Georgetown, ME, US
Phone: +1 207-371-2990
The Buckhorn Exchange
We stop by the oldest restaurant in Denver for the largest selection of exotic meats around -- from yak to rattlesnake to Rocky Mountain Oysters (aka deep-fried bull testicles)!
  • 1000 Osage Street
  • Denver, CO 80204 US

The Buckhorn Exchange

We stop by the oldest restaurant in Denver for the largest selection of exotic meats around -- from yak to rattlesnake to Rocky Mountain Oysters (aka deep-fried bull testicles)!
1000 Osage Street Denver, CO, US
Phone: +1 303-534-9505

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