Foods to Eat in Comfy Pants

Get a look at the best foods from around the country to eat in comfy pants.

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About the Show

Since fantastic food is more important to many travelers than museums, hotels and souvenirs, we've compiled all the must-stop food spots across the country that offer a one-of-a-kind dining experience.

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Season 4, Episode 6

Stuffed

Road trip across America to discover the best stuffed foods in the nation. From a wrestling-themed restaurant in Chicago to a baked potato factory in Houston, there's nothing quite like these restaurants serving up flavorful stuffed bites.

Wednesday
Apr 19
3pm | 2c
Season 0, Episode 42

Food Paradise: Soul Food Paradise

Travel Channel is dishing out comfort food that's good for the belly and the soul, from the rib-sticking, gravy-smothered oxtails in Houston, to crispy fried catfish in Memphis, to hot spicy Gumbo in New Orleans.

Wednesday
May 17
12pm | 11c
Season 1, Episode 12

Local Legends

America's hometown stars, featuring a flaky, tender fish taco covered in salsa and ranch in San Diego, rib stickin' Cincinnati chili piled high with cheddar, and crisp & juicy fried chicken with cheesy mac on the side in Atlanta.

Wednesday
May 17
1pm | 12c
Season 0, Episode 17

Deep Fried Paradise 2: Extra Crispy

This special class of comfort food is oh so naughty, but oh so nice. Traveling from Key West to San Diego and everywhere in between, DEEP FRIED PARADISE 2: EXTRA CRISPY scours the country for a second helping of the crispiest, crunchiest, and craziest delicacies you can throw in the fryer. From corn dogs to deep-fried corn on the cob, and from french fries to old-fashioned fried potato chips, DEEP FRIED PARADISE 2: EXTRA CRISPY celebrates how Americans can take any meal from ordinary to extraordinary with a layer of batter, a dusting of flour, and a dunk in the deep-fat fryer.

Sunday
Jul 2
3pm | 2c
Season 0, Episode 3

Hot Dog Paradise

The hot dog is the ultimate leisure food - fast, fun, and served in a bun. In Atlanta they like a southern slaw dog, in Chicago it's dragged through the garden, and in New Jersey they stuff their dogs in pizza bread. HOT DOG PARADISE has them all, from Pink's of Hollywood to Nathan's famous in New York, exploring the wiener wonderlands of America.

Sunday
Jul 16
3pm | 2c
Season 0, Episode 18

Pasta Paradise

It's classic, it's comfort food, and it's the most fun you can have with a fork. No matter how you like it, nothing warms the stomach like a plate of pasta.

Sunday
Jul 16
5pm | 4c
Season 5, Episode 8

Food on Fire

From a chili pepper-topped pizza in Atlanta, to European-style porchetta flame-roasted on a food truck in San Francisco, Food Paradise goes coast to coast on the hunt for sweat-inducing fiery food.

Sunday
Jul 16
8pm | 7c
Season 5, Episode 8

Food on Fire

From a chili pepper-topped pizza in Atlanta, to European-style porchetta flame-roasted on a food truck in San Francisco, Food Paradise goes coast to coast on the hunt for sweat-inducing fiery food.

Monday
Jul 17
3am | 2c
Season 4, Episode 10

Pub Grub

On this episode of Food Paradise, we're finding out what it takes to make bar food good again. From San Francisco to Miami, we're leaving no bar stool unturned as we tour restaurants nationwide finding who's taking boring bar food and turning it into one-of-a-kind pub grub.

Sunday
Aug 6
5pm | 4c
Season 5, Episode 6

Hey Butter Butter

We're giving America's favorite condiment a swirl in this deliciously drippy episode. Seafood dishes like hot lobster rolls and blue crab spaghetti get dressed in robes of butter at restaurants in Boston and New York while bakeries in San Francisco, Washington, DC and Atlanta bring butter to new heights in their flaky pastries. We've also got butter in places you never even thought of -- on top of knish sandwiches and melted into mochi.

Sunday
Aug 6
7pm | 6c
Season 0, Episode 59

Destination Dining

The best destination restaurants in America are highlighted. From city rooftops and mountain retreats to upscale events and down-home hospitality, these are the most beautiful, historical and unforgettable dining experiences the country has to offer.

Sunday
Aug 6
8pm | 7c
Season 5, Episode 11

Chow Down Meat Town

From slow-smoked bison ribs in Colorado to chicken wings topped with cinnamon sugar and icing in Rhode Island, Food Paradise hunts down proteins that satisfy every carnivorous craving.

Sunday
Aug 13
8pm | 7c
Season 6, Episode 2

Route 66

Eat your way across country as Food Paradise goes on a Route 66 road trip, from Chicago to SoCal. Stops include authentic St. Louis BBQ Ribs in Missouri, the iconic Oklahoma Onion Burger, and custom-built milk shakes in Albuquerque, NM.

Sunday
Aug 27
9pm | 8c
Season 0, Episode 44

Food Paradise: Cheese Paradise

We’re serving up mounds of ooey-gooey, cheesy goodness, from Cleveland's colossal triple-decker grilled cheese sandwich, to a luscious lobster-stuffed mac and cheese in New York, to a fiery cheese spectacular in Chicago.

Sunday
Oct 22
5pm | 4c
Season 5, Episode 1

Lay It on Thick

From lobster smothered in melted Monterey Jack cheese to s'mores with gooey handmade marshmallows drenched in chocolate, this coast-to-coast tour finds the most indulgent, thickly coated culinary creations ever made.

Sunday
Oct 22
6pm | 5c
Season 6, Episode 4

BBQ Bragging Rights

From traditional to experimental, sticky-sweet to spicy, dry to saucy, America loves barbecue--and competition. Food Paradise travels through America's barbecue hot spots, pitting four regional rivals against one another for a meaty, mouthwatering mega-battle for Barbecue Bragging Rights.

Sunday
Oct 22
7pm | 6c
Season 6, Episode 10

Happy Hour

After a long, hard day at work, forget the glass of water. From an exotic spot in San Diego to a Chicago bar that puts their booze in the food, Food Paradise hunts down the best drinks and eats for the 5 o'clock crowd.

Sunday
Oct 22
8pm | 7c
Season 6, Episode 10

Happy Hour

After a long, hard day at work, forget the glass of water. From an exotic spot in San Diego to a Chicago bar that puts their booze in the food, Food Paradise hunts down the best drinks and eats for the 5 o'clock crowd.

Monday
Oct 23
3am | 2c
Season 1, Episode 10

Street Food Paradise

The States finest street food; presenting juicy bacon wrapped fried chicken sandwiches in San Francisco, plump charcoal grilled hotdogs topped with creamy hash browns and jalapenos in Nashville, and spicy PB & J fries in Portland.

Wednesday
Oct 25
12pm | 11c
Season 0, Episode 39

Garlic Paradise

From the world-famous Gilroy Garlic Festival to a fierce 40-clove garlic chicken in San Francisco and a gut-busting garlic sandwich in Philly, we feature the tastiest places to get your garlic on.

Wednesday
Oct 25
1pm | 12c
Season 6, Episode 2

Route 66

Eat your way across country as Food Paradise goes on a Route 66 road trip, from Chicago to SoCal. Stops include authentic St. Louis BBQ Ribs in Missouri, the iconic Oklahoma Onion Burger, and custom-built milk shakes in Albuquerque, NM.

Wednesday
Oct 25
2pm | 1c
Season 4, Episode 6

Stuffed

Road trip across America to discover the best stuffed foods in the nation. From a wrestling-themed restaurant in Chicago to a baked potato factory in Houston, there's nothing quite like these restaurants serving up flavorful stuffed bites.

Saturday
Oct 28
1pm | 12c
Season 6, Episode 7

Meltdown

Ooey, gooey, chewy and delicious, some foods just don't reach peak perfection until they've reached maximum meltdown. Starting with classic Tuna Mac in Wisconsin and ending with a five-meat sandwich in New York City, all systems are "goo," on this edition of Food Paradise: Meltdown.

Saturday
Oct 28
2pm | 1c
Season 0, Episode 32

Food Paradise: Hot Dog Paradise 2

Dig into this super-sized serving of the country's hottest dogs, including a chili-dog feud in Detroit, the deep-fried “Home Wrecker” in West Virginia and a red-hot Miami dog covered in whipped cream.

Saturday
Oct 28
3pm | 2c
Season 8, Episode 5

Food Paradise XL

Check out places that excel at being XL as Food Paradise dives into dangerously large levels of deliciousness. From a seven-pound stuffed lobster in Baltimore to mammoth Mexican burritos in San Jose and a three-pound burger in Coronado, why have a little when you can have a lot?

Saturday
Oct 28
4pm | 3c
Season 0, Episode 17

Deep Fried Paradise 2: Extra Crispy

This special class of comfort food is oh so naughty, but oh so nice. Traveling from Key West to San Diego and everywhere in between, DEEP FRIED PARADISE 2: EXTRA CRISPY scours the country for a second helping of the crispiest, crunchiest, and craziest delicacies you can throw in the fryer. From corn dogs to deep-fried corn on the cob, and from french fries to old-fashioned fried potato chips, DEEP FRIED PARADISE 2: EXTRA CRISPY celebrates how Americans can take any meal from ordinary to extraordinary with a layer of batter, a dusting of flour, and a dunk in the deep-fat fryer.

Sunday
Oct 29
4pm | 3c