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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Delicious Eats

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 0, Episode 2

Pizza Paradise

It's the well-rounded treat you just bake and eat. Fold it, stuff it, or eat it with a fork - any way you slice it, pizza is the ultimate Italian import.

Sunday
Mar 26
6pm | 5c
Season 4, Episode 8

All-American Classics

A stateside hunt to find the best versions of classic American dishes. From hot dogs in Ohio to burgers in Oklahoma, these restaurants serve up nostalgic food with some innovative modern twists.

Monday
Apr 10
3am | 2c
Season 0, Episode 4

Steak Paradise

T-bone, porterhouse, New York strip, prime rib, filet mignon. So many cuts of steak, so little time. Come along as we explore the best of the best in the beef world, from the famous Peter Luger's in New York to the Big Texan Steak Ranch in Amarillo.

Wednesday
Apr 12
2pm | 1c
Season 0, Episode 16

Bacon Paradise

Scoping out restaurants from Texas to Maryland to California, Bacon Paradise takes you to the most sizzling pork palaces across the U.S.A., looking at everything from bacon waffles to bacon candy.

Saturday
Apr 15
5pm | 4c
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.

Sunday
Apr 16
6pm | 5c
Season 0, Episode 50

Food Paradise: Steak Paradise 3

Get ready for plate after plate of America’s best beefy steaks, from a titanic 2 1/2-lbs. porterhouse in Mississippi to a premium dry-aged rib-eye masterpiece in New York City.

Saturday
May 27
5pm | 4c
Season 5, Episode 5

Keepin' It Retro

We're taking a tour of retro restaurants around the country including a pair of period pharmacies on both coasts, a Jewish deli in Texas, a hot dog temple in Tennessee and a classic, chrome-clad diner in Minnesota. From massive old-fashioned sundaes and skyscraper sandwiches to towering patty melts and unique doughnuts, these restaurants bring the delicious past to the present.

Saturday
Jul 1
2pm | 1c
Season 1, Episode 6

Burrito Paradise

We're unwrapping burritos across America, including a juicy coke-marinated carnitas burrito in Colorado, a hot and cheesy lobster burrito in Maine and a hot sauce-drenched and deep-fried catfish burrito in North Carolina.

Saturday
Jul 22
5pm | 4c
Season 3, Episode 8

Minnesota State Fair

Food Paradise travels to the Twin Cities and says 'you betcha' to the fabulous food found at the Minnesota State Fair. The annual event is a celebration of creative comfort food, like Meatloaf on a Stick and Beer Gelato.

Wednesday
Aug 2
1pm | 12c
Season 0, Episode 29

Food Paradise: Sandwich Paradise 2

Get a taste of America’s top hunger-filling, handheld feasts from a latke-and-corned-beef masterpiece in Colorado to a big hunk of BBQ bologna in Tennessee.

Saturday
Sep 23
4pm | 3c
Season 5, Episode 3

Carb Overload

It's time to ditch the protein and reach for the carbs in this over-the-top tour of foods to satisfy any carb craving. A trip to California turns up a pizza topped with pasta and a grilled cheese filled with spaghetti, and a doughnut shop in Portland takes mashed potatoes and fries them into fritters. In Chicago, a pretzel joint stuffs its knots with cakes and cookies, proving that no carb is safe from more carbs.

Sunday
Oct 8
3pm | 2c
Season 3, Episode 3

Winner Winner Chicken Dinner

From California to Virginia, we look for restaurants that have the eight greatest chicken dishes in America.

Sunday
Oct 8
6pm | 5c
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