In San Antonio, Texas, a modern take on Mexican empanadas, with fourteen varieties like chicken poblano with tomatillo sauce. It came with two different types of hot sauces a spicy green sauce and a very spicy red sauce that was served in a very cool Yin Yang bowl. You and your not-yet-conceived food baby can thank me later. The restaurant is decorated in bright yellow, red, orange and green colors. In Virginia Beach, Virginia, dinner at this popular seafood joint includes totally fresh oysters Rockefeller. Visit for homemade summer rolls and spring rolls, crisp Vietnamese pancakes, favorites like pho and banh mi and entrees worth holding out for like a flavorful, rich chicken curry and grilled lemongrass short ribs. While Guy's American Kitchen and Bar in Times Square may be a hard pass for New Yorkers and tourists alike just don't , the king of Flavor Town has ventured throughout the the Big Apple — home of the beloved bodega and deli — to find some of the city's most outstanding quick-service eats.
In Queens, New York, a Cuban family crankin' out totally traditional steak and chicken dishes, like ropa vieja and arroz con pollo. But are they really any good? Guy Ate Here displayed in the wall at the entrance Steak Quesadilla Mexican Rice and Refried Beans side The Yin and Yang of sauces; Green - Hot; Red - Very Hot Before leaving I asked my server if he could sign my book signed and after telling him about my travels, he gladly did. And one last note, if you dare, advise them if it's your birthday! In Vancouver, British Columbia, the butcher shop turned bakery and diner is servin' up standards like burgers and turkey pot pie. The giant serving of arroz con pollo amazed Guy with its savory flavors. Guy recommends the tasajo con boniato, but this Cuban restaurant is also said to have incredible stuffed French toast. The other place in the area is closed Monday through Wednesday so I had to wait a few days to try it. The map can provide directions along with the address of the point-of-interest.
This classic red sauce joint is known for its spectacular pizzas and large pasta platters. In Detroit, Michigan, a Polish joint that's been around for decades, servin' up old standards like Hungarian pancakes with goulash. For a true diner experience, have a cheeseburger, homemade fries and a milkshake. In addition to the famous veal meatballs it has a very extensive vegan menu. Guy visited Rincon Criollo due to recommendation of his friend and fellow Celebrity Chef Carl Ruiz, who also won on Guy's Grocery Games. A photo posted by on Yelp rating: This Middle Eastern restaurant specializing in Druze cuisine it's actually the only Druze restaurant in New York! And in Chicago, Illinois, the Italian market scratch making meats for the meatball hero and the crispy porchetta sandwich.
I asked my server if the owner who had coked with Guy was in but he had just opened a second location in the Long Island town of Huntington Station and spends most of his time there, which is near his home; My sever signed my book and I left happy and very full! He travels all over tasting foods and never giving a single one a bad review. Nonetheless, several of them are certainly everything Guy's show is all about. They also serve a couple different breakfast sandwiches which are available all day. We have all watched Guy Fieri take countless trips to Flavortown. Most of Guy's visits are in smalltown America, but he has made several trips to New York. A True Mexican restaurant in the middle of a Queens neighborhood Colorful interior of Tortilleria Nixtamal I was greeted and seated by a very friendly server who seated me a small table in the middle of the restaurant.
Must try: veal meatballs, pizza 2. Featured in the episode , this eclectic, caloric spot is indeed a destination for New Yorkers from all corners. For your entree, perhaps the fish tacos, chicken tostada or enchiladas verdes and, if you still have room, flan or a Mexican popsicle for dessert. A photo posted by on Yelp rating: If you've given up on your arteries, or just want to give your healthy lifestyle a short reprieve, Queens comfort is where you're headed. . The Redhead Yelp rating: , now closed This gastropub should the show change its name? Generous portions coupled with excellent service make for a fine meal out. You've all seen the show and, whether you admit it or not, you've craved a bite of whatever it was he was chomping down on that day.
While you're visiting New York for business or pleasure, you're sure to dine at some of the finest restaurants, but you'll also want to take the time to check out at least one or two of Guy's picks, right? Episode Feature: John's red meat sauce with homemade pappardelle. The sauce had huge flavor but was not spicy at all. Choose from hot or cold heros; there are plenty to choose from. I practically inhaled the meal, it was delicious! Here we've assembled a list of Guy's New York visits, categorized by location and with all the details necessary to make your pick! The tiny table couldn't accommodate all the plates. The menu offers a wide range of dishes to select from: oysters on the half shell, risotto, a burger, club sandwich and wild salmon, just to name a few.
Chef Rudy Acosta has strict instructions from his great grandfather not to mess with any of their Cuban family recipes. And in Santa Barbara, California, the family-run joint scratch makin' authentic Mexican food, like carnitas with red salsa and pozole with homemade tortillas. We may share your information with our advertising and analytic partners. We've investigated Yelp at some of Fieri's top New York visits to get the see what the people think of Fieri's expertise. Fieri dug the and you will too. He could not get enough of the ropa vieja, a house fave with shredded beef in tomato sauce, beans and rice. In Vancouver, British Columbia, Southern staples are served with a twist, like the pulled pork pancakes with a side of Jack Daniels syrup.
Well, we're making that easier for you. A photo posted by on Yelp rating: Located in the Corona neighborhood of Queens, this Cuban restaurant is a neighborhood hotspot and outer borough destination for those craving spicy seafood and daily specials like ropa vieja, lechon asado and more classic Cuban dishes. On the same block, Guy and Kid Rock check out a neighborhood favorite scratch making bacon and hot links for one mammoth sandwich. In Virginia Beach, Virginia, a beachside breakfast favorite the locals come running to for their citrus orange glazed pancakes and innovative benedicts. And in San Antonio, Texas, a breakfast joint servin' up waffles filled with bacon and an old school pfannekuchen from a decades-old recipe. This is a small, homey spot with good comfort food and a passion for sustainability. Guy's taste buds are dancing as he digs into all kinds of Latin favorites.
Menu favorites include the Atomic Fire Balls deep-fried mac and cheese, sriracha, ranch , Cap'n Crunch crusted chicken, the peanut butter and jelly burger topped with bacon and more delightfully sweet-and-greasy combos. They also have a vegan menu with many excellent choices and a full bar. Brownstone Diner Photo courtesy of sensappealsblog. I ate at the original once, which had decent roast chicken, though the server insisted the appetizer, salad, and entree courses should all be served together. Unlike The Redhead Restaurant, even a stretch can't call the decor here a dive. Sidecar also offers a full bar.