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Sago: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
SagoSee Sago Video ($$)
(94 ratings)

1004 Delta Ave Map It!
Cincinnati, OH 45226
(513) 321-0982
citrusandsago.com
  • Nasi Lemak with Beef Rendang
    curried beef stewed for hours; served w/ side of peanuts, egg, spicy pickles, coconut rice, tamarind sambal; tradition is to mix all items together to eat; looks good
  • Roast Duck
    roasted & oil-crisped skin duck topped w/ Hoisin sauce; served w/ noodles & veggies; looks good
5.0 out of 5
94 ratings
serving Malaysian dishes w/ influences from European & Asian flavors showcasing a broad experience & unique style; "it's a passport...to Malaysia" -Guy Fieri
Astoria Cafe & Market: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Astoria Cafe & MarketSee Astoria Cafe & Market Video ($$)
(334 ratings)

5417 Detroit Ave Map It!
Cleveland, OH 44102
(216) 266-0834
astoriacafemarket.com
  • Octopus alla Karvouna
    Spanish octopus poached in white wine w/ lemon & garlic, grilled & topped w/ olive oil, cabernet vinegar, pepper & herbs
  • Veal, Lamb & Ricotta Meatballs
    pan-fried veal & lamb meatballs blended w/ ricotta cheese, served over fresh pasta w/ house tomato sauce, topped w/ aged parmesan; "that is--without question--one of the most tenter, fluffiest, lightest, flavorful meatballs I've ever had...that would go in the Flavortown Hall of Fame" -Guy Fieri; looks good!
4.5 out of 5
334 ratings
est. 2016; Mediterranean market, eatery & bar known for Greek imports
Bakersfield: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
BakersfieldSee Bakersfield Video ($$)
(1465 ratings)

1213 Vine St Map It!
Cincinnati, OH 45202
(513) 579-0446
www.bakersfieldtacos.com
  • Milanesa Torta
    chicken cutlet, black beans, salsa verde, arugula, avocado lemon mayo served on telera roll
  • Short Rib Tacos
    braised short rib, queso fresco, crema, white onion, radish, cilantro
4.5 out of 5
1465 ratings
opened in 2012; serving up authentic, Mexican street fare & a selection of over 100 tequilas & American whiskeys
  • Governor Tso Chicken Sandwich
    chili, 5-spice rub, apricot slaw, lemon ginger mayo, cucumber, brioche bun
  • Short Rib Grilled Cheese
    house cheese blend, sweet soy glaze, kimchi, tomato soup; "people are gonna be driving from all over the country...a destination dish" -Guy Fieri; looks good
4.5 out of 5
245 ratings
modern diner & bar nestled between the centuries-old buildings; run by "brothers with a love and talent for culinary adventure and creative spirits" (from its website)
Kiki College Hill: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Kiki College Hill ($$)
(114 ratings)

5932 Hamilton Ave Map It!
Cincinnati, OH 45224
(513) 541-0381
www.kikicincinnati.com
  • Pepe Meshi
    "fancy Rice-a-Roni"; rice, noodles, chicken broth, chicken skewers, plum sauce, seaweed; "you've found magic...that is my kind of jam" -Guy Fieri; looks good
  • Pork Gyoza
    pan-fried dumplings filled with ground pork; served w/ side of ponzu dipping sauce
4.5 out of 5
114 ratings
since 2019; husband-and-wife team fusing the art of Japanese cooking w/ gentle flavors w/ an American twist; "Our mission is simple: We serve what we want to eat." (from its website); James Beard nominated
Mason's Creamery: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Mason's Creamery ($)
(378 ratings)

4401 Bridge Ave Map It!
Cleveland, OH 44113
(216) 762-1095
www.masonscreamery.com
  • Coconut Pandan Ice Cream
    coconut ice cream w/ pandan (leaf from SE Asia) chiffon cake in a waffle cone; "that's delicious! silky creamy rich unique...that is some of the best ice cream we've tried on Triple-D!" -Guy Fieri; looks good
  • Raclette Ramen
    tonkotsu broth, noodles, toasted raclette cheese, charsiu, corn, green onion, marinated egg, pickled daikon radish & kimchi; looks good
4.5 out of 5
378 ratings
opened in 2013; unique & classic flavors of homemade ice cream, plus authentic ramen; guest appearance: chef Marc Murphy
Momo Ghar: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Momo Ghar [CLOSED] ($)
(609 ratings)

2800 Festival Ln Map It!
Dublin, OH 43017
  • Chicken Chhola Set
    Nepalese chicken salad; served w/ black-eyed peas & potatoes & on Chiura (roasted beaten rice); "one of the most unique dishes I've ever tried on Triple-D...that's outstanding!" -Guy Fieri; looks good
  • Jhol Momo
    chicken-based dumpling drenched in spicy red sauce; "they are tremendous flavor!" -Guy Fieri; looks good
4.5 out of 5
609 ratings
[CLOSED]; inside Saraga International Grocery store; serving Tibet/Nepalese comfort food; Other Recipes: Alu Dum | Bodi (Black-Eyed Peas)
Pierogi Mountain: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Pierogi Mountain ($)
(284 ratings)

105 N Grant Ave Map It!
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 745-3139
4.5 out of 5
284 ratings
moved from airing location (2216 Summit St); Other Recipes: Potato-Cheddar Pierogi
Ray Ray's Hog Pit: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Ray Ray's Hog Pit ($)
(462 ratings)

2619 N High St Map It!
Columbus, OH 43202
(614) 753-1191
www.rayrayshogpit.com
  • Mangalitsa Brat Burger
    pork-based burger w/ honey-mustard sauce
  • Ribs
    St. Louis cut ribs smoked for 4-5 hrs & rubbed after smoked
4.5 out of 5
462 ratings
food truck; raising his own hogs
Rowley Inn: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Rowley InnSee Rowley Inn Video ($$)
(402 ratings)

1104 Rowley Ave Map It!
Cleveland, OH 44109
(216) 795-5345
www.therowleyinn.com
  • "Loco Moski"
    Hawaiian-inspired plate w/ 3 cheese pierogies, a burger patty, fried onions, 2 over easy eggs & pepper gravy; looks good
  • Bacon-Wrapped Tots
    giant fried potato balls wrapped in bacon, served w/ chipotle ranch; “incredibly creative...really done right” -Guy Fieri; looks good
4.5 out of 5
402 ratings
est. 1906 long-standing neighborhood eatery & bar; across the street from the movie A Christmas Story house
Blue Ash Chili: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Blue Ash ChiliSee Blue Ash Chili Video ($)
(225 ratings)

9565 Kenwood Rd Map It!
Cincinnati, OH 45242
(513) 984-6107
www.blueashchili.com
  • 6-Way Chili
    spaghetti, chili, chopped onions, kidney beans, cheese, deep-fried battered pickled jalapeno peppers
  • Chili Philly
    Philly cheesesteak topped w/ chili; looks good
4.0 out of 5
225 ratings
since 1969; Other Recipes: Walnut Chicken
Ena's Caribbean Kitchen: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Ena's Caribbean Kitchen ($)
(268 ratings)

2444 Cleveland Ave Map It!
Columbus, OH 43211
(614) 262-0988
enascaribbeankitchen.com
  • Escovitch Snapper
    whole fried fish topped w/ Escovitch sauce
  • Jerk Chicken
    grilled chicken w/ Ms. Ena's Original Jerk Sauce; served w/ white rice or rice & beans & choice of 1 side; looks good
4.0 out of 5
268 ratings
since 1999; family own & operated joint
Fat Cats: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Fat Cats ($$)
(416 ratings)

2061 W 10th St Map It!
Cleveland, OH 44113
(216) 579-0200
www.fatcatstremont.com
  • Arroz Caldo (Bowl)
    Filipino dish of creamy jasmine rice, ginger, garlic, calabrian chili, poached egg, chicken; gluten-free; looks good
  • Pork Banh Bao (Steam Buns)
    2 steam buns w/ pork belly, hoison, jalapeño, pickled daikon, cilantro
4.0 out of 5
416 ratings
since 1997; neighborhood joint located in historic Tremont neighborhood serving international eclectic dishes; recommended by Guy's mother
Good Company: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Good CompanySee Good Company Video ($$)
(127 ratings)

1200 W 76th St Map It!
Cleveland, OH 44102
(216) 331-0318
www.goodcompanycle.com
  • Gabagool
    house-cured capicola ham, Italian-dressed shredded lettuce, pickled banana peppers, American cheese, company sauce & mayo on a housemade poppyseed hoagie roll; looks good!
  • Surf & Turf
    shaved tri-tip steak, mushroom duxelle, calabrian chili bearnaise & pickled red onion on a house poppyseed hoagie, served w/ lobster-beef jus; looks good
4.0 out of 5
127 ratings
est. 2019; traditional diner food, elevated & made from scratch; guest appearance: chef Michael Symon
Island Frydays: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Island FrydaysSee Island Frydays Video ($)
(196 ratings)

2826 Short Vine St Map It!
Cincinnati, OH 45219
(513) 498-0680
www.islandfrydays.com
  • Escovitch Snapper
    whole snapper, deep-fried & dipped in seasoned vinegar bath
  • Jerk Chicken
    marinated for 24 hrs; looks good
4.0 out of 5
196 ratings
since 2009; restaurant & catering business serving Jamaican cuisine; owner/chef was a former Univerity of Cincinnati football star who used to cook for team mates before getting hurt
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Loops ($)
(250 ratings)

1629 Northwest Blvd Map It!
Columbus, OH 43212
(614) 670-8808
www.loopsgoodfood.com/
  • "Classic" (Gyro)
    fresh carved gyro on a grilled pita w/ lettuce, tomato, onions & tzatziki sauce; looks good
  • Italian Beef
    served on a haogie w/ hot/mild giardiniera; looks good
4.0 out of 5
250 ratings
est. 2010; 2 Greek brothers who brought their Chicago-hometown favorites to Columbus; "Loops" is in reference to the elevated train which circles Chicago in a loop
Lucius Q: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Lucius QSee Lucius Q Video ($$)
(335 ratings)

1131 Broadway Map It!
Cincinnati, OH 45202
(513) 421-4227
luciusq.com
  • BBQ 3-Way
    spaghetti topped w/ brisket chili & cheese
  • Pendleton Porker
    sandwich w/ pulled pork, pork belly, onion bacon jam, smoked cheddar, Carolina Gold; looks good
4.0 out of 5
335 ratings
Midwest barbecue joint with a modern-industrial vibe serving authentic BBQ, southern sides, and live entertainment
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Lucky's Cafe ($$)
(1136 ratings)

777 Starkweather Ave Map It!
Cleveland, OH 44113
(216) 622-7773
www.luckyscafe.com
  • Biscuits and Gravy
    cheddar scallion biscuits topped with soft scrambled eggs and sausage gravy; served w/ hash brown potatoes & grapes; looks good
  • Lucky Reuben
    corned beef, sauerkraut, rye bread and Thousand Island dressing all house made, served with Swiss cheese, chips & a pickle; Guy got goosebumps eating it; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1136 ratings
farm-to-table restaurant w/ garden in backyard; almost everything is made from scratch; where Michael Symon stopped by at DDD airing (friend of chef/owner)
Mabel's BBQ: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Mabel's BBQ ($$)
(1317 ratings)

2050 E 4th St Map It!
Cleveland, OH 44115
(216) 417-8823
www.mabelsbbq.com
  • "Boss Hog" Sandwich
    pork belly, coleslaw, maple & mustard glaze, house bbq, potato bun, served w/ collard greens; looks good
  • Loaded Fried Potatoes
    chopped brisket, cheddar sauce & chiles on fried potatoes; "championship brisket" -Guy Fieri
4.0 out of 5
1317 ratings
est. 2016; Cleveland-style barbecue restaurant w/ community tables; owned by chef Michael Symon; guest appearance: chef Marc Murphy; Other Recipes: Poppy Seed Coleslaw
Melt Bar and Grilled: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Melt Bar and GrilledSee Melt Bar and Grilled Video ($$)
(1079 ratings)

14718 Detroit Ave Map It!
Lakewood, OH 44107
(216) 226-3699
meltbarandgrilled.com
  • Parmageddon
    local favorite; grilled cheese sandwich w/ potato & onion pierogi, fresh napa vodka kraut, sauteed onions, sharp cheddar; "that is one of the best grilled cheeses I've ever had!"-Guy Fieri; looks good
  • Tokyo Tuna Melt
    tuna steak marinated for 24 hrs, grilled & sliced in muenster grilled cheese w/ wasabi-ginger dressing; looks good
  • Winner Winner Chicken Dinner
    grilled cheese sandwich w/ fried chicken tenders, sweet corn puree, garlic spinach, mashed potatoes & sharp cheddar; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1079 ratings
#41 (101 More Amazing Places to Chowdown); since 2006; specialize on gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches; get an approved Melt logo tattoo (design on its website) & get 25% for life; multiple locations in Ohio
Melt Eclectic Cafe: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Melt Eclectic CafeSee Melt Eclectic Cafe Video ($$)
(595 ratings)

4100 Hamilton Ave Map It!
Cincinnati, OH 45223
(513) 818-8951
www.meltcincy.com
  • Vegan Chili
    using textured vegetable protein instead of ground beef; "so delicious even the carnivores crave it!" (from its website); served 3-way (on spaghetti & topped w/ cheese); owner/chef likes to add Sriracha sauce; looks good
  • Yeehaw BBQ Sandwich
    chicken, Seitan or Tempeh w/ roma tomatoes, housemade Pico de Gallo (fresh roma tomato, minced jalapenos, cilantro & finely chopped red onion, drizzled w/ lots of housemade BBQ sauce & melted nuenster on a whole wheat hoagie; (vegetarian & vegan options available); looks good
4.0 out of 5
595 ratings
since 2005; serving gourmet sandwiches & salads including a large variety of Vegan, Vegetarian options; moved from original airing location (4165 Hamilton Ave); Other Recipes: Coconut Lime Chicken Stew
Momocho: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
MomochoSee Momocho Video ($$)
(943 ratings)

1835 Fulton Rd Map It!
Cleveland, OH 44113
(216) 694-2122
www.momocho.com
  • Guacamole
    6 variations; Guy had smoked trout & bacon guac; served w/ warm cumin chips for dipping; looks good
  • Machaca
    pulled coffee- & ancho-rubbed grilled & braised beef brisket; served w/ corn tortilla, chili rajitas, Cotija cheese, guacamole; looks good
4.0 out of 5
943 ratings
everything made from scratch every day
Parkview Nite Club: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Parkview Nite Club ($$)
(156 ratings)

1261 W 58th St Map It!
Cleveland, OH 44102
(216) 961-1341
www.parkviewniteclub.com
  • Chipotle Pork Tacos
    two smoked pork tacos topped w/ a hot salsa, honey chipotle & cheddar cheese, served w/ side of sour cream; looks good
  • Smoked Salmon BLT
    fan favorite; house-smoked salmon with bacon, lettuce & tomato ciabatta bread; looks good
4.0 out of 5
156 ratings
"A Cool Place For Shady People" (from its website); "nice bar-bar w/ really good food"; live music available (check online calendar)
Pho Lang Thang: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Pho Lang ThangSee Pho Lang Thang Video ($$)
(735 ratings)

1828 Race St Map It!
Cincinnati, OH 45202
(513) 376-9177
pholangthang.com
  • Banh Mi Dac Biet
    house specialty; banh mi sandwich w/ headcheese, pate, BBQ pork, Vietnamese bologna, pickled cucumber, cilantro, garlic mayo in a baguette
  • Pho (Noodle Soup)
    Guy got Dac Biet pho (rare steak, meatballs, brisket, tendon, tripe) w/ rice noodles & 20-hr beef broth; looks good
4.0 out of 5
735 ratings
opened in 2010; at Findlay Market (oldest market in Ohio...in 1852); moved from airing location (114 W Elder St)
Senate Restaurant: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Senate Restaurant [CLOSED]See Senate Restaurant Video ($$)
(904 ratings)

1212 Vine St Map It!
Cincinnati, OH 45202
(513) 421-2020
  • Booty & the Belly Sandwich
    braised pork belly & braised pork shoulder, pulled & sauteed in homemade BBQ sauce serve on brioche bun w/ apple celery root slaw & 2 onion rings; looks good (and sloppy!)
  • Korean Hot Dog
    homemade kimchi, beef hotdog, braised short rib, pickled cucumber, brioche bun; looks good
4.0 out of 5
904 ratings
[CLOSED]; opened in 2010; specialize in "gourmet street food" esp. hot dogs w/ gourmet toppings; Other Recipes: Braised Pork Belly
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