Foods to Eat in Comfy Pants

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

Watch Food Paradise Season 4

See All Videos

Foodie Tour

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.

More About Food Paradise

 

Season 4, Episode 3

Here's the Beef

We're traveling coast to coast to answer the question: Where's the Beef? From a high-end steak house in Manhattan to a rib joint in Oklahoma, we take you to the most sizzling hotspots for beef in the U.S.

Monday
Jan 30
3am | 2c
Season 4, Episode 9

Sausage Kings

Sausage works for breakfast, lunch, dinner -- and even a late-night snack. From Milwaukee-style brats in Wisconsin to fried chicken sausage in Austin, Texas, these are America's hot spots for one of its most universal foods.

Monday
Apr 17
3am | 2c
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
Jun 25
8pm | 7c
Season 2, Episode 3

Weiner Takes All

French fry and gravy dog, alligator dog, and a cream cheesy dream dog.

Sunday
Sep 10
3pm | 2c
Season 8, Episode 3

Bun-Believable

Food Paradise goes on a tasty tour of the bun-expected, finding the most surprising meals between two pieces of bread. The bun-disputed winners on this trip include a tuna ramen burger in Alabama, breakfast waffle buns in Chicago and winning wieners in Denver.

Saturday
Oct 14
3pm | 2c
Season 6, Episode 9

Shore Bets

From Hawaiian fare in Washington to mouthwatering seafood in southern Georgia, Food Paradise combs the coasts to find some of the best foods the country's beachside communities have to offer.

Monday
Oct 16
3am | 2c
Season 0, Episode 22

Tailgate Paradise

College tailgating is as much about the food as it is about the game. From alligator gumbo to deer fritters we visit the best eats on college game days across the country. Americans love their sports, but what many fans love even more then the big game is the pre-game parking-lot party known as tailgating. TAILGATE PARADISE cheers on the more then 27 million sports fans and loyal alumni who gather together to eat and drink like champs in anticipation of watching others exercise. From alligator gumbo at University of Florida and creole creations at Louisiana State University, to beer and bratwurst at University of Wisconsin and peanut butter buckeyes at Ohio State, TAILGATE PARADISE hits the top spots for gridiron grub across the country. Call it local pride, school spirit, or just a great excuse to have a good time - tailgaters know how to throw a party.

Saturday
Oct 21
4pm | 3c
Season 6, Episode 11

Spicy

Sunday
Nov 12
8pm | 7c
Season 6, Episode 13

Open 24 Hours

Sunday
Nov 12
9pm | 8c
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.

Thursday
Nov 23
4pm | 3c
Season 3, Episode 12

Best Mex

We're searching out eight great Mexican food restaurants with ambitious dishes that go beyond the usual beans-and-rice platter. From a Peking duck taco to brisket enchiladas, we're finding the best Mexican crowd-pleasers.

Sunday
Feb 4
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.

Saturday
Feb 10
3pm | 2c
Season 4, Episode 3

Here's the Beef

We're traveling coast to coast to answer the question: Where's the Beef? From a high-end steak house in Manhattan to a rib joint in Oklahoma, we take you to the most sizzling hotspots for beef in the U.S.

Sunday
Mar 4
6pm | 5c
Season 0, Episode 52

BBQ Bonanza

America's yummiest BBQ, from melt-in-your-mouth smoked brisket in Houston, to juicy chicken baptized in a tangy white sauce in Alabama, to dinosaur sized sweet pork ribs in Sturgis.

Saturday
Apr 21
2:30pm | 1:30c
Season 7, Episode 10

All in the Family

The most indulgent meals at some of the best family-owned restaurants across the country are highlighted, from mole-smothered enchiladas in Los Angeles to cheesesteak-stuffed stromboli in Philadelphia.

Saturday
Apr 21
3pm | 2c
Season 0, Episode 38

Food Paradise: Fried Chicken Paradise

Indulge in a bucketful of crispy, finger lickin', fried chicken goodness! Sample fiery Memphis hot chicken, a wild red-velvet-battered bird and the original Kentucky fried classic!

Saturday
Apr 21
4pm | 3c
Season 9, Episode 12

Paradise University

Putting on the freshmen fifteen never looked so good as diners eat their way through the tastiest college towns. From an entire Thanksgiving feast on a roll to mac 'n' cheese doughnuts, these dishes will fuel any cram session.

Saturday
Apr 21
5pm | 4c
Season 8, Episode 11

Dockside Dining

Sunday
Apr 22
3pm | 2c
Season 9, Episode 9

Eat at Joe's

The country's best diners named for the average joe are highlighted, from a liquor store-turned-restaurant serving up burgers to an authentic Mexican kitchen laying down the law with its arresting dishes.

Sunday
Apr 22
4pm | 3c
Season 7, Episode 1

Gulf Grubbin'

Sunday
Apr 22
5pm | 4c
Season 2, Episode 1

Hog Heaven

Here's pork's best, from plump shoulder to a fall-off-the-bone whole hog.

Sunday
Apr 22
6pm | 5c
Season 9, Episode 13

Eat, Drink, Play

Great food calls for great entertainment, and these places offer spectacles that make memorable side dishes to incredible meals -- from mile-high burgers fueling music fans in Texas to a comedy show featuring fresh Atlantic seafood in Maine.

Sunday
Apr 22
7pm | 6c
Season 9, Episode 8

Bodacious Bowls

Diners take a break from the plate as they dig into super-stacked bowls across the country, from mac 'n' cheese flights of fancy and comforting pasta creations to bold beef stews and a chili with soul.

Wednesday
Apr 25
1pm | 12c
Season 7, Episode 13

More Bite for the Buck

Frugal foodies across the country savor the savings while indulging in high quality meals without the high prices, from four dollar fried chicken tacos and one buck shucks to half-priced rib eyes and bargain breakfast bites.

Wednesday
Apr 25
2pm | 1c
Season 0, Episode 48

Food Paradise: Seafood Paradise

Food Paradise is shelling out boatloads of America's best seafood, including jumbo lump crab cakes in Maryland, heaping helpings of crawfish in Louisiana, and a loaded seafood tower in Malibu.

Saturday
Apr 28
3pm | 2c
Season 4, Episode 3

Here's the Beef

We're traveling coast to coast to answer the question: Where's the Beef? From a high-end steak house in Manhattan to a rib joint in Oklahoma, we take you to the most sizzling hotspots for beef in the U.S.

Saturday
Apr 28
4pm | 3c