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24 Diner  

W 6th St & N Lamar Blvd Austin, TX (512) 472-5400

Sandwiches American 

  • BRONZE for 24 Diner

Beecher's  

1600 Pike Pl Seattle, WA (206) 956-1964

Traditional American 
he samples the subtle flavors of sheep vs. cows and goats milk cheese

  • SILVER for Beecher's

Blue Palms Brewhouse 

6124 Hollywood Blvd Los Angeles, CA (323) 464-2337

Californian Sandwiches 
Steak Melt

  • BRONZE for Blue Palms Brewhouse

Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain  

513 Henry St Brooklyn, NY (718) 522-6260

American Cafe 
In Brooklyn, N.Y., Troy floats into an east coast soda jerk revival

  • BRONZE for Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain

Central BBQ  

2249 Central Ave Memphis, TN (901) 272-9377

Steak Sandwiches 
Central BBQ has been ranked No. 1 in the city for the last several years running, likely due to their outstanding smoked hot wings that are

  • BRONZE for Central BBQ


Dyer's 

205 Beale St Memphis, TN (901) 527-3937

Traditional American Hamburgers 
Thin burgers fried in 100 year old grease.

  • GOLD for Dyer's

Gialina Pizzeria  

2842 Diamond St San Francisco, CA (415) 239-8500

Italian New American 
he dizzies his head in a multitude of pizza ovens, all in his search for the ultimate slice of pizza heaven.


Jake Melnick's Corner Tap 

41 E Superior St Chicago, IL (312) 266-0400

Traditional American Hamburgers 
Ghost Pepper Hot Wings

  • BRONZE for Jake Melnick's Corner Tap

Lexington #1 BBQ  

10 US Hwy 29 70 S Lexington, NC (336) 249-9814

Sandwiches American 
he feasts on pork shoulder that takes a half of a day to slow cook


Louis' Lunch 

263 Crown St New Haven, CT (203) 562-5507

Sandwiches American 
Geoffrey Zakarian - The Original Burger

  • GOLD for Louis' Lunch

Max's Wine Dive  

4720 Washington Ave # B Houston, TX (713) 880-8737

Traditional American New American 

  • BRONZE for Max's Wine Dive

Mindy's Hot Chocolate 

1747 N Damen Ave Chicago, IL (773) 489-1747

Traditional American New American 
Final stop where Troy finds his perfect chocolate! Warm chocolate souffle tart with caramel ice cream and a pretzel!


Mono + Mono  

116 E 4TH ST New York, NY (212) 221-2222

Asian Chicken 
His craving then takes him to New York for a spicy Korean twist on the American chicken classic


Phoenix Saloon 

193 W SAN ANTONIO ST New Braunfels, TX (830) 643-1400

American Pub Food 
Chili con Carne

  • BRONZE for Phoenix Saloon

Smitty's Market 

208 S Commerce St Lockhart, TX (512) 398-9344

American Cafe 
catches the cattle train to Texas where he walks the 'Avenue of Barbecue Dreams.

  • GOLD for Smitty's Market

The 5 Point Cafe  

415 Cedar St Seattle, WA (206) 448-9991

Sandwiches American 


The Counter  

700 S Allied Way # A El Segundo, CA (310) 524-9967

American Burgers 
a stop in Los Angeles can't cure where he finds over three hundred thousand combinations of fixings that send him into burger lovin' overloa

  • BRONZE for The Counter

The Old Fashioned 

23 N Pinckney St Madison, WI (608) 310-4545

Steak Vegetarian 
Troy Johnson - Fried Cheese Curds

  • SILVER for The Old Fashioned

Tiara Cafe  

127 E Ninth St Los Angeles, CA (213) 623-3663

Eclectic & International 
completely unexpected take on the traditional mac and cheese

  • BRONZE for Tiara Cafe

West Five 

4539 California Ave SW Seattle, WA (206) 935-1966

Steak Chicken 
tries their grilled cheeses with local cheese and bread


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