Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives - "Quirky Classics"


"Quirky Classics"

  (3 restaurants)    
Aired on: January 24, 2011 
Aired on: January 24, 2011 
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(1349 ratings)

800 N 4th St Map It!
Philadelphia, PA 19123
(215) 925-1150
  • Bubby's Brisket Frito Pie
    first cooked for 5 hours, then sliced and pan-fried and glazed w/ Tex-Mex/Southwest sauce; served w/ rice & beans; looks good
  • Chicken Chili Frito Pie
    a top seller; fritos base, topped w/ chicken chili and topped w/ cheese; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1349 ratings
neighborhood favorite; mix of Jewish and Southern comfort
  • Cactus Burger
    angus beef patty topped with pepper jack cheese and a hot-and-spicy pepper/onion/bacon mix, with mixed greens, tomato, marinated red onions and "goo" sauce
  • Chicken Potstickers
    chicken, corn, cilantro, ginger, scallions, garlic, and lime juice stuffed in house-made flour wrappers, pan-fried and served with soy-vinaigrette
4.0 out of 5
186 ratings
[CLOSED]; neighborhood joint; casual upscale dining in a bustling, friendly environment
  • Grits & Grillades
    sauteed veal, served with grits & topped with Louie's gravy; looks good
  • Fried Green Tomatoes
    topped with boiled shrimp & remoulade
  • Fried Oyster Platter
    in garlic and butter sauce served on half-shell; oysters from nearby Louisiana waters (fresh)
3.0 out of 5
6 ratings
[CLOSED]; opened in 2005; "red-head lady" is owner's/chef's wife, Ginger; moved from on-air location (1851 Florida St)

"Quirky Classics"

  (3 restaurants)    
Aired on: January 24, 2011 
Aired on: January 24, 2011