The Most Unique, Memorable, Sublime Meals You Must Try Before You Die (Work Trip or Not), By United States Region

Menu Item, Restaurant, City, State Listed

BEST MEALS IN WEST

 

 

  1. Omikase, Shiro’s, Seattle, WA
  2. Carne Asada Burrito (Dorado Style), La Taqueria, San Francisco, CA
  3. Koong Char Num Plar, Lotus of Siam, Las Vegas, NV
  4. Portuguese Sausage & Eggs, The Gazebo, Lahaina, HI
  5. Curry Goat, Kingston 11, Oakland, CA

Honorable Mention: House Special Lobster with Yee Mein Noodles, Anaheim, CA; Carribean Roast Sandwich, Paseo, Seattle, WA

BEST MEALS IN MIDWEST

  1. Blue Corn Grits, Milktooth, Indianapolis, IN
  2. Arroz Gordo, Fat Rice, Chicago, IL
  3. Burnt Ends, Joe’s Kansas City BBQ, Kansas City, MO
  4. Superdawg, Super Dawg Drive-In, Chicago, IL
  5. Grand Board, Union 50, Indianapolis, IN

Honorable Mention: St. Paul Sandwich, Park Chop Suey, St. Louis, MO; Strawberry & Banana Pancakes, Bongo Room, Chicago, IL

BEST MEALS IN NORTHEAST

 

 

  1. Super Heebster, Russ & Daughters, New York, NY
  2. Margherita D.O.C., Pupatella, D.C. Metro Area (Arlington, VA)
  3. Super Pit Beef, Pioneer Pit Beef, Baltimore, MD
  4. Labanos, Bad Saint, Washington, D.C.
  5. No. 2, Juliana’s Pizza, Brooklyn, NY

Honorable Mention: Salty Pimp, Big Gay Ice Cream, New York, NY; Roast Beef Sandwich with Broccoli Rabe, Philadelphia, PA

BEST MEALS IN SOUTH

 

 

  1. Beef Brisket, Franklin’s Barbecue, Austin, TX
  2. Charbroiled Oysters, Felix’s Restaurant and Oyster Bar, New Orleans, LA
  3. Papas A La Huancaina, Bazaar, Miami, FL
  4. Hot Brown, The Brown Hotel, Louisville, KY
  5. Shellfish Over Grits, Magnolias, Charleston, SC

Honorable Mention: Biscuit, Loveless Café, Nashville, TN; Honey Bastard, Cane Rosso, Dallas, TX

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