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3 Sister's Cafe 

6360 Guilford Ave Indianapolis, IN (317) 257-5556

New American Vegetarian 
Cafe in an old Victorian where the house favorite is an original pork and kale sandwich called the D'Nai.

  • BRONZE for 3 Sister's Cafe



317 N Main St Memphis, TN (901) 523-0200

Southern Vegetarian 
Neelys - Sweet Potato Cobbler

  • GOLD for Alcenia's



412 S 13th St Philadelphia, PA (215) 732-2647

Italian Vegetarian 
Tony and Peter McAndrews have dinner at Chef Marc Vetri's Italian restaurant


Araya's Place 

1121 NE 45th St Seattle, WA (206) 524-4332

Vegetarian Vegan 
a vegan Thai restaurant with dishes that bring all comers to their knees


BBQ Shack 

5 Delaware St Paola, KS (913) 294-5908

Vegetarian Barbecue 



248 Broome St New York, NY (212) 677-5047




110 S 13th St Philadelphia, PA (215) 546-9300

Italian Vegetarian 
Guanciale and Truffled Farm Egg Pizza


Barley Swine 

2024 S Lamar Blvd Austin, TX (512) 394-8150

Vegetarian American 
Chef and owner Bryce Gilmore (the man behind the Odd Duck Farm to Trailer) opened Barley Swine in 2010. Tony Bourdain and the band Ume exper


Bay Cities Italian Deli & Bakery 

1517 Lincoln Blvd Santa Monica, CA (310) 395-8279

Italian Vegetarian 
Susan Feniger and Mary Sue Milliken - Godmother Sandwich

  • SILVER for Bay Cities Italian Deli & Bakery


Big Al's Diner 

12600 Larchmere Blvd Cleveland, OH (216) 791-8550

Vegetarian Sandwiches 
Michael Symon - Corned Beef Hash

  • BRONZE for Big Al's Diner


Big-Ass Sandwiches 

300 SW Ash St Portland, OR (503) 803-0619

Vegetarian Vegan 
There are big sandwiches, and then there are Big-Ass Sandwiches. Each sandwich has 2 lbs. of beef, a pound of fries and cheese sauce. Big-As

  • SILVER for Big-Ass Sandwiches


Blue Collar 

6730 Biscayne Blvd Miami, FL (305) 756-0366

Southern Vegetarian 
the law student who switched out his suit for a chef coat is killing it with all kinds of comfort food like spicy oxtail and big ragu


Blue Heaven 

729 Thomas St Key West, FL (305) 296-8666

Traditional American New American 
Camille journeys to Blue Heaven ??? the restaurant known for the delicious mountain of meringue they pile on top of their key lime pies. Bot

  • GOLD for Blue Heaven



1740 Seidersville Rd Bethlehem, PA (610) 868-6505

French Vegetarian 
Aaron McCargo - Roasted Cauliflower & Wild Mushroom Soup


Bollywood Bites 

551 N Polk St Pineville, NC (704) 889-8344

Vegetarian Indian 


Bone Garden Cantina 

1425 Ellsworth Industrial Blvd. NW Atlanta, GA (404) 418-9072

Mexican Vegetarian 
Their tacos are a sensation, especially the signature Carne Adobo with grilled steak marinated in guajillo chile, crushed red pepper and gar


Boots and Kimo's Homestyle Kitchen 

151 Hekili St Kailua, HI (808) 263-7929

Vegetarian American 
Hawaiian favorites like Hawaiian-style kalbi ribs and mochiko chicken


Brindle Room 

277 E 10th St New York, NY (212) 529-9702

Italian Eclectic & International 
High End Burger along with other unique foods like beer battered pork belly

  • BRONZE for Brindle Room


Broadway East 

171 E Broadway New York, NY (212) 228-3100

Gavin Mills, Executive Chef (winner).


Bulgarini Gelato 

749 E Altadena Dr Altadena, CA (626) 791-6174

Vegetarian Ice Cream 
Artie Sequeria - Torta Gelato


Bunk Sandwiches 

621 SE Morrison St Portland, OR (503) 477-9515

Vegetarian Sandwiches 
Chris Cosentino - Pork Belly Cubano

  • GOLD for Bunk Sandwiches


Burgers and Blues 

1060 E. County Line Rd, Suite 22 Jackson, MS (601) 899-0038

Hamburgers Hot Dogs 
Vegetarian Garrett Willingham goes up against The Whammy Challenge: 3, 1-lb. patties with all the trimmings, 1 lb. of fries, and a root beer

  • BRONZE for Burgers and Blues


Buttons Restaurant  

15207 ADDISON RD Addison, TX (972) 503-2888

Southern Vegetarian 
Texas Style Wangs - extremely large wings... plus habanero shrimp.


Cafe Rakka 

71 New Shackle Island Rd # A Hendersonville, TN (615) 824-6264

Vegetarian Middle Eastern 
a Mediterranean place serving lamb with a traditional Syrian spiced tomato sauce.

  • BRONZE for Cafe Rakka


Cafe Shambala 

382 4TH Ave Salt Lake City, UT (801) 364-8558

Californian Vegetarian 


Cafe Zen 

438 E Belvedere Ave Baltimore, MD (410) 532-0022

Vegetarian Asian 
Duff Goldman - A&M Crispy Beef


Cafe Zinc&Market 

350 Ocean Ave Laguna Beach, CA (949) 494-6302

Traditional American Vegetarian 


California Modern 

1250 Prospect St La Jolla, CA (858) 454-4244

Californian Vegetarian 
Aaron Sanchez - Fish Tacos

  • BRONZE for California Modern



527 8th St Se Washington, DC (202) 543-9090

Vegetarian Greek 
spicy Greek gyros drenched in a scorching Harissa sauce


Chatterbox Cafe CLOSED 

4 Cobbetts Pond Rd Windham, NH (603) 505-4581

Vegetarian Sandwiches 


Chicago Diner 

3411 N Halsted St Chicago, IL (773) 935-6696

Traditional American Vegetarian 
This Chicago landmark is creating classic diner desserts that taste so divine and decadent you wouldn


Church & State 

1855 Industrial St Los Angeles, CA (213) 405-1434

French Vegetarian 
Duff Goldman - Charcuterie de la Maison

  • BRONZE for Church & State


City House 

1222 4th Ave N Nashville, TN (615) 736-5838

Italian Seafood 
This restaurant and bar located in the middle of Nashville gives off a very rural vibe and offers great food and amazing cocktail

  • BRONZE for City House


Clover Food Lab 

20 Carleton St Boston, MA (617) 999-9999

Comfort vegetarian food


Comet Cafe 

1947 N Farwell Ave Milwaukee, WI (414) 273-7677

Vegetarian American 
A small venue whose bacon-wrapped meatloaf sandwich and bacon cheddar apple pie have patrons begging for more.

  • GOLD for Comet Cafe


Comet Ping Pong 

5037 Connecticut Ave NW Washington, DC (202) 364-0404

Italian Vegetarian 

  • SILVER for Comet Ping Pong



307 E 53rd St New York, NY (212) 838-0007

Traditional American Vegetarian 
Lester Walker, Executive Chef, Copia, New York, NY (winner)


Cowtown Diner 

305 Main St Fort Worth, TX (817) 332-9555

Southern Vegetarian 
Cowtown holds special significance for proprietor and Forth Worth native Scott Jones, as its menu is strongly influenced by the flavor profi

  • SILVER for Cowtown Diner


Craft and Commerce 

675 W Beech St San Diego, CA (619) 269-2202

Vegetarian Hot Dogs 
Serving up some great concoctions with a large variety of liqueurs, Craft and Commerce is one of San Diegoā€™s top spots for quality cocktai


Craigie on Main 

853 Main St Cambridge, MA (617) 497-5511

French Vegetarian 
Alex Guarnaschelli - Whole Roasted Chicken


Crazy Burger Cafe & Juice Bar 

144 Boon St Narragansett, RI (401) 783-1810

Italian Soups 

  • SILVER for Crazy Burger Cafe & Juice Bar


Crosstown Pub & Grill 

909 E Ogden Ave Naperville, IL (630) 848-0652

Steakhouse Traditional American 
Devils Wings

  • BRONZE for Crosstown Pub & Grill



6325 Lewis St Ste 100 Kansas City, MO (816) 741-7100

Italian Vegetarian 
Homemade Italian Favorites - like seafood ravioli.



60 E 65th St New York, NY (212) 288-0033

French Seafood 
Ted Allen - Pressed Duck

  • BRONZE for Daniel


Darbys Cafe 

211 5TH Ave SE Olympia, WA (360) 357-6229

Vegetarian Vegan 
the homestyle spot cranking out creole oyster benedict, a colorful winter squash and apple hash and a unique blueberry crunch roller.


Dessert Truck  

8th St and University Pl New York, NY

Vegetarian Bakery 
Chocolate bread pudding throwdown. Winner: Jerome Chang and Chris Chen


Dish Restaurant 

3131 E 1st St Tucson, AZ (520) 326-1714

Vegetarian American 



123 Baronne St New Orleans, LA (504) 648-6020

Italian Vegetarian 


Early Girl Eatery 

8 Wall St Asheville, NC (828) 259-9292

Steak Southern 

  • BRONZE for Early Girl Eatery


Euro Pane 

950 E Colorado Blvd Pasadena, CA (626) 577-1828

Californian Vegetarian 
Adam Gertler - Egg Salad Sandwich

  • BRONZE for Euro Pane


Extra Virgin 

1900 Main St Kansas City, MO (816) 842-2205

Vegetarian Mediterranean 
Curtis Stone - Duck Tongue Tacos

  • BRONZE for Extra Virgin



700 Virginia Street Seattle, WA (206) 443-1233

Traditional American Vegetarian 
Andrew takes the role of guest chef here. It's a training facility and restaurant that gives recovering addicts, ex-cons and others a second


First Awakenings 

125 Ocean View Blvd Ste 105 Pacific Grove, CA (831) 372-1125

Vegetarian Sandwiches 

  • BRONZE for First Awakenings


Fisherman's Market 

830 W 7th Ave Eugene, OR (541) 484-2722

Seafood Vegetarian 
the seafood market serving up totally fresh caught Dungeness crab and a legit cajun crawfish pie


Founding Farmers 

1924 Pennsylvania Ave NW Washington, DC (202) 822-8783

Vegetarian American 
Robert Irvine - Devil-ish Eggs

  • GOLD for Founding Farmers


Frida Bistro 

545 W 700 S Salt Lake City, UT (801) 983-6692

Mexican Vegetarian 



2200 Oxford St Berkeley, CA (510) 809-0400

Californian Vegetarian 
Makes their own tofu with squash and carrot juice.


Genes Sausage Shop 

5330 W Belmont Ave Chicago, IL (773) 777-6322

Vegetarian Sandwiches 
Homemade sausage made onsite with a rooftop beer garden.


Good Karma Truck 

Moving Target Dallas, TX

vegetarian dishes like a Margherita flatbread pizza with housemade dough and marinara sauce, provolone cheese and sundried tomato or their T


Good Stuff Eatery 

303 Pennsylvania Ave SE Washington, DC (202) 543-8222

Vegetarian Fast Food 
Spike Mendelsohn - Fifth

  • GOLD for Good Stuff Eatery



15 Chestnut St Portland, ME (207) 828-4422

Vegetarian American 
Cocktails in a church



2100 E. Cesar Chavez Ave. Los Angeles, CA (323) 264-7201

Mexican Vegetarian 
On Food Network's Heat Seekers, chefs Roger Mooking and Aaron Sanchez test the heat of the Tinga de Pollo Taco, stuffed with chicken marinat

  • SILVER for Guisados


Hank's Haute Dogs 

324 Coral St Honolulu, HI (808) 532-4265

Vegetarian Hot Dogs 
Hank's is the place to go on Oahu for a great hot dog with some unexpected twists.

  • GOLD for Hank's Haute Dogs


Hansen's Sno-Bliz  

4801 Tchoupitoulas St New Orleans, LA (504) 891-9788

Vegetarian Kosher 
Originator of the sno ball dessert

  • BRONZE for Hansen's Sno-Bliz


Happy Dog 

5801 Detroit Ave Cleveland, OH (216) 651-9474

Vegetarian Hot Dogs 
Michael Symon - Hot Dog

  • BRONZE for Happy Dog


Hard Rock Hotel & Casino 

4455 Paradise Rd Las Vegas, NV (702) 693-5000

Soups Traditional American 
Eric Greenspan - The Gambler's Special

  • GOLD for Hard Rock Hotel & Casino



602 N Limestone St Gaffney, SC (864) 489-9153

Vegetarian Hot Dogs 


Harry's Bar & Tables 

501 Westport Rd Kansas City, MO (816) 561-3950

Vegetarian American 
With 50 plus brands of scotch, 30 types of cigars, and numerous cocktails, this upscale cigar and martini bar serves excellent food, and is


Helena's Hawaiian Food 

1240 N School St Honolulu, HI (808) 845-8044

Vegetarian Japanese 
sampled pipikaula short ribs and Laulau - pork and cod wrapped in Luau and ti leaves

  • BRONZE for Helena's Hawaiian Food


Hightstown Diner 

151 Mercer St Hightstown, NJ (609) 443-4600

Vegetarian Sandwiches 

  • BRONZE for Hightstown Diner



945 Broadway San Diego, CA (619) 234-6323

Vegetarian Sandwiches 
a legendary surfer spot for some righteous burgers with an old buddy

  • SILVER for Hodad's


Holeman & Finch Public House 

2277 Peachtree Rd NE Atlanta, GA (404) 948-1175

Vegetarian American 
Anne Burrell - Double Cheeseburger

  • GOLD for Holeman & Finch Public House


Honky Tonk BBQ 

1213 W 18th St Chicago, IL (312) 226-7427

Vegetarian Barbecue 

  • SILVER for Honky Tonk BBQ


Hop Kee 

21 Mott St New York, NY (212) 964-8365

Vegetarian Asian 
Hop Keep is a plain bright '70s-style Chinese joint with old-school egg rolls and chow mein. Tony and Chris Cheung (born and raised in NYC's


Hot Diggity 

630 South St Philadelphia, PA (267) 886-9253

Vegetarian Hot Dogs 
Regional specialty hot dogs from around the world.



8401 Santa Monica Blvd Los Angeles, CA (323) 654-3993

Italian Vegetarian 
Susan Feniger - Pasta Mama


Humphry Slocombe 

2790 Harrison St San Francisco, CA (415) 550-6971

Vegetarian Ice Cream 
Chris Cosentino - Proscuitto Ice Cream

  • GOLD for Humphry Slocombe


J and D's Foods  

309 S Cloverdale St # A13 Seattle, WA (206) 388-3395

Troy comes cheek to cheek with bacon's future and the inventors of Bacon Salt, who have harnessed the flavor of bacon and made it vegetarian


Jane Bond 

5 Princess Street West Waterloo, Canada (519) 886-1689

vegetarian Eggplant Parmesan


Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream 

714 N High St Columbus, OH (614) 294-5364

Vegetarian Ice Cream 
Best Exotic Ice Cream

  • GOLD for Jeni's Splendid Ice Cream


John's of 12th Street 

302 E 12th Street New York, NY (212) 475-9531

Italian Seafood 
in Manhattan, New York, the legendary century-old red sauce joint servin' up Italian staples like meat sauce with homemade pappardelle

  • BRONZE for John's of 12th Street


Kelly O's 

1130 Perry Hwy Pittsburgh, PA (412) 364-0473

Vegetarian Sandwiches 

  • BRONZE for Kelly O's


Kin Shop 

469 6th Avenue New York, NY (212) 675-4295

Vegetarian Thai 
Top Chef Season 1 winner's newest restaurant!



9 W 32nd St New York, NY (212) 216-9487

Vegetarian Asian 
Authentic Korean Soups


La Piazza Al Forno 

5803 W Glendale Ave Glendale, AZ (623) 847-3301

Italian Vegetarian 
A Burger, A Bowl and a Slice

  • SILVER for La Piazza Al Forno


La Vara 

268 Clinton St Brooklyn, NY (718) 422-0065

Vegetarian Spanish 
Imaginative Spanish food.


Lake Effect Diner 

3165 Main St Buffalo, NY (716) 833-1952

Vegetarian Sandwiches 

  • BRONZE for Lake Effect Diner


Lindo Michoacan  

2655 E Desert Inn Rd. Las Vegas, NV (702) 735-6828

Mexican Vegetarian 
a Mexican chicken dish called Cry Today, Cry Tomorrow


Little Tea Shop 

69 Monroe Ave Memphis, TN (901) 525-6000

Southern Vegetarian 

  • BRONZE for Little Tea Shop



820 W Superior Ave Ste 920 Cleveland, OH (216) 771-5652

Vegetarian Mediterranean 
Aaron Sanchez - Fried Brussel Sprouts

  • SILVER for Lolita


Lucky's Cafe 

777 Starkweather Ave Cleveland, OH (216) 622-7773

Vegetarian Sandwiches 
Michael Symon - Biscuits and Gravy

  • GOLD for Lucky's Cafe


Lynn's Paradise Cafe - CLOSED 

984 Barret Ave Louisville, KY (502) 583-3447

Southern Vegetarian 
Alton Brown - Kentucky Hot Brown

  • GOLD for Lynn's Paradise Cafe - CLOSED


Magnolia Cafe 

2304 Lake Austin Blvd Austin, TX (512) 478-8645

Traditional American Vegetarian 

  • GOLD for Magnolia Cafe


Magnolia Cafe 

2304 Lake Austin Blvd Austin, TX (512) 478-8645

Traditional American Vegetarian 
Austin is the live music capital, and Magnolia is where the musicians and roadies eat after the gig wraps and the last amp is packed ... usu


Maple and Motor 

4810 Maple Ave Dallas, TX (214) 522-4400

Vegetarian Fast Food 
a side-of-the-road joint focuses on one thing only: burgers.

  • GOLD for Maple and Motor


Mas Tacos por Favor 

732 McFerrin Ave Nashville, TN (615) 543-6271

Mexican Vegetarian 
Mexican tamales and unique quinoa sweet potato tacos

  • GOLD for Mas Tacos por Favor


Matt's Big Breakfast 

801 N 1st St Phoenix, AZ (602) 258-1747

Vegetarian Sandwiches 
Guy Fieri - The Chop & Chick

  • GOLD for Matt's Big Breakfast


Melt Bar & Grilled 

14718 Detroit Ave Lakewood, OH (216) 226-3699

Traditional American Vegetarian 
Anne Thornton - The Godfather

  • GOLD for Melt Bar & Grilled


Memphis Taproom 

2331 E Cumberland St Philadelphia, PA (215) 425-4460

Vegetarian American 
Local favorite serving a vegan club sandwich with deep fried tofu and smoked coconut

  • BRONZE for Memphis Taproom



25 W San Fernando San Jose, CA (408) 283-9595

Mexican Vegetarian 
Dine at Mezcal, a restaurant that specializes in Oaxacan regional cuisine, with family recipes that are not usually found on menus in the US


Mitchell Delicatessen 

1402 McGavock Pike Nashville, TN (615) 262-9862

Vegetarian Chicken 
Adam heads to this deli on a Monday to sample their Asian flank steak sandwich.

  • BRONZE for Mitchell Delicatessen


Mrs. Wilkes Dining Room 

107 W Jones St Savannah, GA (912) 232-2599

Southern Vegetarian 
Roger Mooking - Fried Chicken

  • SILVER for Mrs. Wilkes Dining Room


Natural Selection 

3033 NE Alberta St Portland, OR (503) 288-5883

Vegetarian European 
Each dish showcases a vegetable.


Neals Deli  

100 E Main St Carrboro, NC (919) 967-2185

Vegetarian Hot Dogs 


No 7 Sub 

1188 Broadway New York, NY (212) 532-1680

Vegetarian Sandwiches 
Unique Subs


No. 308 

407 gallatin avenue Nashville, TN (615) 650-7344

Vegetarian American 
they not only use a juicer for their drinks but also add their own carbonation right there at the bar. Try a Whiskey Ginger or anyone of the


Oaks Gourmet 

1915 N Bronson Ave Los Angeles, CA (323) 871-8894

Vegetarian Pizza 
oaks gourmet dry aged burger



2043 S Lamar Blvd Austin, TX (512) 804-2700

Italian Vegetarian 



401 7th St NW Washington, DC (202) 628-1005

Mexican Vegetarian 
A creation of Jose Andres, Oyamel is a delectable tapas restaurant in the Nation's capitol.

  • SILVER for Oyamel


Pacific Pie Company 

609 SE Ankeny St Portland, OR (503) 381-6157

Vegetarian English 
beef and stout meat pie.



1777 Fulton St San Francisco, CA (415) 776-0106

Mexican Vegetarian 
Amazing salsa and the triple threat burrito.

  • BRONZE for Papalote



4 W 58th St # 4 New York, NY (646) 257-2209

Italian Californian 
Italian pizza and sandwiches


Phat Bites 

2730 b. Lebanon Pike Donelson, TN (615) 871-4055

all kinds of homemade soups, salads and sandwiches

  • BRONZE for Phat Bites


Pied Piper Creamery 

114 S 11th St Nashville, TN (615) 227-4114

Vegetarian Ice Cream 
The quirkiest ice cream shop you will ever stumble upon in East Nashville - look for the purple house with the crowds of lines waiting to tr


Pine State Biscuits 

3640 SE Belmont St Portland, OR (503) 236-3346

Southern Vegetarian 
All Kinds of Classics

  • GOLD for Pine State Biscuits



110 E 7th St New York, NY (212) 777-2151

Italian Vegetarian 


Red Arrow Diner 

61 Lowell St Manchester, NH (603) 626-1118

Vegetarian Sandwiches 

  • SILVER for Red Arrow Diner


Red Medicine 

8400 Wilshire Blvd Beverly Hills, CA (323) 651-5500

Vegetarian Vietnamese 
Chef Jordan Kahn is inspired by locally found grasses and flowers. He uses them in dishes at his modern restaurant, Red Medicine. What to ta


Rias Bluebird 

421 Memorial Dr SE Atlanta, GA (404) 521-3737

Vegetarian American 
Ria Pell, Chef and Restaurateur, Ria's Bluebird / Sauced, Atlanta, GA (winner)


Rice to Riches 

37 Spring St New York, NY (212) 274-0008

Vegetarian Asian 
Lisa Lillien - Fluent in French Toast Rice Pudding

  • SILVER for Rice to Riches


Rite Creamery 

3692 18th St. San Francisco, CA (415) 626-5600

Vegetarian Spanish 
Aida Mollenkamp - Sam's Sundae - Bi

  • SILVER for Rite Creamery


Salvador Molly's 

1523 SW Sunset Blvd Portland, OR (503) 293-1790

Mexican Vegetarian 
The episode's main challenge was at Salvador Molly's "Great Balls of Fire" challenge—five habanero chile cheese fritters covered in habanero

  • BRONZE for Salvador Molly's


Satsuma Cafe 

3218 DAUPHINE ST New Orleans, LA (504) 304-5962

Vegetarian Sandwiches 
Named after the sweet mystery fruit of the south, Satsuma Cafe has a wonderful list of site-squeezed juices and sandwiches stuffed full of f



111 Orange Street Durham, NC (919) 956-5200

Vegetarian Sandwiches 


Screen Door 

2337 E. Burnside Portland, OR (503) 542-0880

Southern Vegetarian 

  • BRONZE for Screen Door


Shanghai Tunnel 

211 SW Ankeny St Portland, OR (503) 220-4001

Vegetarian Asian 
Legend has it that their underground basement bar was a tunnel where 19th century Portlanders were shanghaied¯, an illegal maritime practice


Silver Star Cafe 

1825 Three Kings Dr Park City, UT (435) 200-6995

Vegetarian Pizza 
Ski Lodge Restaurant - family owned serving flavorful favorites like pork osso buco, vegetarian mushroom stroganoff and crispy pork belly


Sketch Burger 

413 E Girard Ave Philadelphia, PA (215) 634-3466

Vegetarian Hamburgers 


Slyman's Restaurant 

3106 Saint Clair Ave NE Cleveland, OH (216) 621-3760

Vegetarian Sandwiches 

  • BRONZE for Slyman's Restaurant


Sojourner Cafe 

134 E Canon Perdido St Santa Barbara, CA (805) 965-7922

Californian Vegetarian 



755 Silverado Trl Calistoga, CA (707) 226-0850

Californian Vegetarian 
John Besh - Steak Frites



1531 14th Ave Seattle, WA (206) 251-7673

Italian Vegetarian 
Pasta Room



2879 University Ave San Diego, CA (619) 543-0406

Californian New American 
Tyler Florence , White chocolate pretzel peanut spread


St Francis 

111 E Camelback Rd Phoenix, AZ (602) 200-8111

Vegetarian American 
farm-to-table spot dishin

  • BRONZE for St Francis


Strange Matter 

929 W Grace St Richmond, VA (804) 447-4763

Vegetarian Vegan 
Formerly known as Twisters, 929 Cafe and Nanci Raygun, it plays host to live music and is home to the famous Beer Mimosas.¯ With combination



32 Main St Milford, OH (513) 340-4166

Vegetarian Vegan 


Superba Snack Bar 

533 Rose Ave Venice, CA (310) 399-6400

Italian New American 
Fresh and dried pastas paired with unusual ingredients.


Sweet Freedom Bakery 

1424 South St Philadelphia, PA (215) 545-1899

Vegetarian Vegan 
A specialized bakery inventing ways to provide everyone with allergy-friendly sweets that even those without allergies will love.

  • BRONZE for Sweet Freedom Bakery



802 Broadway Santa Monica, CA (310) 393-9793

Steak Vegetarian 


Tasty n Sons 

3808 N Williams Ave Portland, OR (503) 621-1400

Vegetarian Middle Eastern 
Amazing brunch.



800 Connecticut Ave NW #100 Washington, DC (202) 835-2233

Vegetarian Asian 

  • BRONZE for Teaism


Ted Drewes 

6726 Chippewa St Saint Louis, MO (314) 481-2652

Vegetarian Cafe 
Best upside-down frozen treat.

  • GOLD for Ted Drewes



413 E 12th St New York, NY (646) 602-1300

Italian Vegetarian 


Terry's Turf Club 

4618 Eastern Ave Cincinnati, OH (513) 533-4222

Vegetarian Sandwiches 

  • GOLD for Terry's Turf Club



359 Avenue of the Americas New York, NY (646) 559-9909

Vegetarian Spanish 
Anup Joshi, Chef de cuisine, Tertulia, New York, NY (winner)


Tex Drive In 

45-690 Pakalana St Hwy 19 Honokaa, HI (808) 775-0598

Vegetarian American 


The Big Wrap 

520 E Durant Ave Ste 101 Aspen, CO (970) 544-1700

Vegetarian Sandwiches 


The Black Sheep 

901 W Marshall St Richmond, VA (804) 648-1300

Vegetarian American 
The sandwiches at The Black Sheep are so big that they're not subs, they're battleships. Two-foot long, 2-1/2-lb. monster sandwiches loaded

  • GOLD for The Black Sheep


The Cove 

606 W Cypress St San Antonio, TX (210) 227-2683

Seafood Vegetarian 
Great lamb burgers in a restaurant attached to a carwash

  • GOLD for The Cove


The Drop: Bar and Bistro  

409 E 31st St Kansas City, MO (816) 756-3767

Vegetarian American 
the home of one-of-kind martinis and edible cocktails. Owner Eddie Crane creates these edible cocktails, a type of molecular mixology¯ and T


The Fly Trap 

22950 Woodward Ave Ferndale, MI (248) 399-5150

Vegetarian Sandwiches 
Salmon burger

  • SILVER for The Fly Trap


The Golden State 

426 N Fairfax Ave Los Angeles, CA (323) 782-8331

Vegetarian Hamburgers 
burger joint spicing things up with a hot pork sandwich and going Mediterranean with a lamb burger


The Meatloaf Bakery  

2464 N Clark Street Chicago, IL (773) 698-6667

Traditional American Vegetarian 
Mini meatloafs.

  • BRONZE for The Meatloaf Bakery


The Mighty Cone 

1603 S Congress Ave Austin, TX (512) 383-9609

fills tortilla cones with crispy chicken, deep fried avocado, crispy shrimps

  • GOLD for The Mighty Cone


The Old Fashioned 

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

Steak Vegetarian 
Troy Johnson - Fried Cheese Curds

  • SILVER for The Old Fashioned


The Penguin CLOSED 

1921 Commonwealth Ave Charlotte, NC (704) 375-1925

Traditional American Vegetarian 
Since 1954, The Penguin has been one of AmericaĆ¢Ā€Ā™s legendary drive-ins, famous for legendary eats. The marquee attraction is definitely

  • GOLD for The Penguin CLOSED


The Purple Pig 

500 N Michigan Ave Chicago, IL (312) 464-1744

Vegetarian Mediterranean 
Cheese, swine and wine bar. Amazing wine selection and a menu highlighting pork.

  • SILVER for The Purple Pig


The Sentinel  

37 Stevenson St San Francisco, CA (415) 284-9960

Vegetarian Sandwiches 


The Spot 

110 2nd St Hermosa Beach, CA (310) 376-2355



The Village Cafe 

1001 W Grace St Richmond, VA (804) 353-8204

Traditional American Vegetarian 

  • SILVER for The Village Cafe


This Is It 

2712 Blodgett St Houston, TX (713) 521-2920

Southern Vegetarian 
Nobody cooks up ham hocks and oxtails quite like Craig Joseph of This Is It. Craig says the key to good soul food is in the seasoning. Plus,



2726 W 43RD ST Minneapolis, MN (612) 354-2806

Italian Vegetarian 
Fish Taco Torta


Tillman's Roadhouse  

2933 Crockett St Fort Worth, TX (817) 850-9255

Steak Southern 
Tableside S'mores made from scratch at an updated roadhouse



2604 Magazine St New Orleans, LA (504) 897-5413

Seafood Vegetarian 
Roast Beef Feud.


Traffic Jam and Snug Restaurant  

511 W Canfield St Detroit, MI (313) 831-9470

Californian Traditional American 
the 18,000 foot joint giving savory brisket a beer batter bath and a place on a fresh panini

  • SILVER for Traffic Jam and Snug Restaurant



4154 W Broadway Ave Robbinsdale, MN (763) 535-1131

Vegetarian American 
Andrew gets a unique take on farm fresh food at one of the most innovative restaurants in the Twin Cities and in the US.



1073 W VERNON PARK PL # 1 Chicago, IL (312) 733-3393

Italian Southern 

  • SILVER for Tufano's


Ubuntu - CLOSED 

1140 Main St Napa, CA (707) 251-5656

Vegetarian Tapas / Small Plates 


Urban Cannibals Bodega and Bites 

477 Flat Shoals Ave SE Atlanta, GA (404) 230-9865

Vegetarian Sandwiches 
Gourmet Reuben sandwich made with slow roasted Berkshire pork. It's a meaty score for less than eight bucks.



1221 Locust Street Philadelphia, PA (215) 320-7500

Vegetarian Vegan 
Rich Landau, Chef and Owner, Vedge, Philadelphia, PA (winner)

  • BRONZE for Vedge


Vin Rouge 

2010 Hillsborough Rd Durham, NC (919) 416-0406

French Vegetarian 
Alex Guarnaschelli - Gatin De Macorini


Vinegar Hill House 

72 Hudson Ave. Brooklyn, NY (718) 522-1018

Vegetarian American 
Frank Bruni - Red Wattle Country Chop


Virgil's Cafe 

710 Fairfield Ave Bellevue, KY (859) 491-3287

Vegetarian American 

  • SILVER for Virgil's Cafe



228 N Market St Frederick, MD (301) 696-8658

Vegetarian American 
Bryan Voltaggio - Runner Up


Voodoo Doughnuts 

22 SW Third Ave Portland, OR (503) 241-4704

Vegetarian Bakery 
Great place to end a bar crawl

  • GOLD for Voodoo Doughnuts


Wallace Station 

3854 Old Frankfort Pike Versailles, KY (859) 846-5161

Vegetarian Bakery 

  • SILVER for Wallace Station


Ward's House of Prime 

540 E Mason St Milwaukee, WI (414) 223-0135

Steak Seafood 
For those who can't get enough prime rib, Ward's offers an 8-oz. to 124-oz. cut of beef! Every time someone finishes a bigger cut than the l


White Wolf Cafe 

1829 N Orange Ave Orlando, FL (407) 895-9911


  • BRONZE for White Wolf Cafe


Woodshed Smokehouse 

3201 Riverfront Dr Fort Worth, TX (817) 877-4545

Vegetarian Southwestern 
If game meat is your way of life, then check out Woodshed Smokehouse for some venison backstrap served with grilled and roasted hen of the w

  • BRONZE for Woodshed Smokehouse


Zanaro's Italian Restaurant 

One Mamaroneck Avenue White Plains, NY (914) 397-9400

Italian Vegetarian 
Justin Gaines, Executive Sous chef, Zanaro's Italian Restaurant, White Plains, NY (winner)



108 E York St Savannah, GA (912) 443-9555

Italian Vegetarian 
Zunzi's has a mixture of international flavors. Adam visits to try their chicken conquistador sandwich. The sandwich consists of a baked chi

  • BRONZE for Zunzi's



1218 S Santa FE Ave Los Angeles, CA (213) 488-1411

Vegetarian Sandwiches 
Michael Voltaggio - Winner

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