Summary

Eatery A in Des Moines, IA is known for its unique takes on classic American dishes. It has been featured on popular Food Network shows such as Best Thing I Ever Ate and has become a local favorite.

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Jethro's BBQ

Jethro's BBQ

Des Moines,IA $$
Closed
United States of Bacon +2
96.3
TVFScore

The Jethro, with breaded tenderloin, pulled pork, and homemade bacon

Sandwiches American Cafe

Air Date: 01-29-2013
Fong's Pizza

Fong's Pizza

Des Moines,IA $$
Man vs Food +4
92.8
TVFScore

General Tso's Pizza: thin-crust pizza topped with a mix of chicken chunks, roasted red peppers and baby corn all marinated in...

Pizza

Air Date: 09-04-2017
El Bait Shop

El Bait Shop

Des Moines,IA $
Sandra Lee's Taverns, Lounges & Clubs
72.1
TVFScore

Then Sandra checks out El Bait Shop in Des Moines which is described as a "mancave on steroids." It

Mexican Latin American American

Air Date: 12-26-2012
The High Life Lounge

The High Life Lounge

Des Moines,IA $
Man vs Food
88.8
TVFScore

Adam Richman comes to the High Life Lounge to taste some of their signature dishes like crispy pressure-fried chicken and bac...

Sandwiches American Cafe

Air Date: 10-06-2010
Flying Mango

Flying Mango

Des Moines,IA $$
Diners, Drive-ins and Dives +1
83.6
TVFScore

Southern spot cooking up all the classics, from ribs and red beans and rice to catfish cakes and collards

Air Date: 01-16-2015
Zombie Burger + Drink Lab

Zombie Burger + Drink Lab

Des Moines,IA $$
United States of Bacon
87.8
TVFScore

10 bacon inspired burgers including the Walking Ched with a Mac and cheese bun

Air Date: 01-29-2013
Tacopocalypse

Tacopocalypse

Des Moines,IA $
Closed
Diners, Drive-ins and Dives
72.7
TVFScore

the fusion joint making unique burritos alongside bulgogi masa fries

Air Date: 01-16-2015
George The Chili King Drive-In

George The Chili King Drive-In

Des Moines,IA
Closed
Diners, Drive-ins and Dives
72.3
TVFScore

the historic drive-in famous for their nearly century-old chili recipe

Mexican

Air Date: 12-12-2014
B&B Grocery, Meat & Deli

B&B Grocery, Meat & Deli

Des Moines,IA $$
Bizarre Foods America +1
76.2
TVFScore

Visit this family-owned business that’s famous throughout the Midwest for its pork tenderloin sandwich. And don’t m...

Air Date: 02-25-2013
Patton's

Patton's

Des Moines,IA $$
Closed
Diners, Drive-ins and Dives
68.9
TVFScore

the Southern spot serving up legit fried chicken and decadent red velvet waffles

Air Date: 11-28-2014
Maid-Rite

Maid-Rite

Des Moines,IA $
Food Paradise
77.6
TVFScore

One of the first drive thru restaurants. Serve loose-meat sandwiches.

Traditional American Fast Food

Air Date: 12-26-2012
Mi Patria Ecuadorian Restaurant

Mi Patria Ecuadorian Restaurant

West Des Moines,IA $
Diners, Drive-ins and Dives
63.4
TVFScore

a real deal Equadorian spot cooking up authentic specialties like chicken with rice and pork with hominy

Air Date: 12-05-2014
Smitty's Tenderloin Shop

Smitty's Tenderloin Shop

Des Moines,IA $
Man vs Food
31.5
TVFScore

King Taco Tenderloin Sandwich- a pork tenderloin tenderized until 9 inches in diameter, dipped in milk, breaded in cracker me...

Air Date: 09-04-2017
Kelly US

Kelly US

Urbandale,IA
United States of Bacon
43.4
TVFScore

Jalapeno bacon wrapped tater tots.

Air Date: 01-29-2013
Smokey Ds BBQ

Smokey Ds BBQ

Des Moines,IA $$
Diners, Drive-ins and Dives
80.2
TVFScore

the trophy-winning barbecue joint smoking up all kinds of unique wings and dishing out an out-of-bounds apple dumpling dessert

Air Date: 12-05-2014
Cactus Bob's BBQ Corral

Cactus Bob's BBQ Corral

Johnston,IA $$
Man vs Food +1
75.4
TVFScore

Casey wins the Showdown Challenge, a spicy duel against a pulled pork sandwich smothered in a scorpion pepper barbecue sauce.

Sandwiches American Catering

Air Date: 09-04-2017
Machine Shed Restaurant Urbandale

Machine Shed Restaurant Urbandale

Urbandale,IA $$
United States of Bacon +1
91.4
TVFScore

Bacon store, pork chops and a bacon bloody mary.

Air Date: 01-29-2013
Black Market Pizza

Black Market Pizza

Ames,IA $$$
Closed
Man vs Food
66.5
TVFScore

Adam visits Black Market Pizza for some of the most original pie in the Hawkeye State, including their famous Bacon Double Ch...

Air Date: 10-06-2010

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Katz's Delicatessen

Katz's Delicatessen

New York,NY $$
Best Thing I Ever Ate +7
100.0
TVFScore

Michael Psilakis - Knoblewurst

Traditional American Eclectic & International Hot Dogs

Air Date: 11-29-2010
Cafe Du Monde French Market

Cafe Du Monde French Market

New Orleans,LA $
Delicious Destinations +2
100.0
TVFScore

At Café du Monde, you’ll find near-perfect New Orleans doughnuts topped with powdered sugar, called beignets. But don’t ...

Air Date: 03-02-2015
Lou Malnati's Pizzeria

Lou Malnati's Pizzeria

Chicago,IL $$
You Gotta Eat Here +6
100.0
TVFScore

the oldest family name in deep-dish pizza. Layer after layer of cheese, meat, veggies and sauce, bake on a delicate, buttery ...

Italian Pizza

Air Date: 07-04-2014
Chaps Pit Beef

Chaps Pit Beef

Baltimore,MD $$
Best Thing I Ever Ate +4
99.9
TVFScore

Guy Fieri - Chaps Submarine

Air Date: 06-01-2008
Gino's East

Gino's East

Chicago,IL $$
United States of Bacon +3
99.9
TVFScore

He feasts his eyes on a mammoth deep-dish pizza overflowing with meat and, of course, tons of bacon.

Italian Pizza

Air Date: 12-30-2012
Tony Luke's

Tony Luke's

Philadelphia,PA $$
Best Thing I Ever Ate +6
99.9
TVFScore

Marc Summers - Cheesesteak

Italian Cheesesteak Fast Food

Primanti Bros.

Primanti Bros.

Pittsburgh,PA $
Bizarre Foods America +5
99.9
TVFScore

Located in the Strip District, Primanti Brothers is a legendary fast-food joint known for its sandwiches, always topped with ...

Traditional American

Air Date: 11-11-2013
Al's Beef

Al's Beef

Chicago,IL $
Food Wars +4
99.9
TVFScore

Camille visits Al's Italian beef -- a Chicago staple for 70 years -- to learn about the restaurant, its history and to experi...

Italian Steakhouse Fast Food

Air Date: 03-09-2010
Pat's King of Steaks

Pat's King of Steaks

Philadelphia,PA $$
Food Feuds +2
99.9
TVFScore

Cheesesteak Feud - Winner!

Steakhouse Soups Cheesesteak

Air Date: 10-10-2010
Pappy's Smokehouse

Pappy's Smokehouse

St. Louis,MO $$
Food Feuds +2
99.8
TVFScore

Ribs Food Feud.

Air Date: 11-18-2010
The Varsity

The Varsity

Atlanta,GA
Food Paradise
99.8
TVFScore

The Varsity in Atlanta, GA is an iconic fast-food restaurant that has been featured on popular TV shows like Food Paradise. ...

Traditional American Hamburgers Hot Dogs

Mother's Restaurant

Mother's Restaurant

New Orleans,LA $$
Best Thing I Ever Ate +2
99.8
TVFScore

Sunny Anderson - Bread Pudding

Traditional American Cajun & Creole

Acme Oyster House

Acme Oyster House

New Orleans,LA $$
Man vs Food +1
99.8
TVFScore

This episode's challenge was to finish 15 dozen oysters at Acme Oyster House and join the "15 Dozen Club". Adam succeeded in ...

Seafood Cajun & Creole

Air Date: 01-28-2009
Geno's Steaks

Geno's Steaks

Philadelphia,PA $$
Food Feuds +1
99.8
TVFScore

Cheesesteak feud - loser.

Steakhouse Soups Traditional American

Air Date: 10-10-2010
Kuma's Corner

Kuma's Corner

Chicago,IL $$
Best Thing I Ever Ate +5
99.8
TVFScore

Adam Gertler - Plague Bringer Burger

Traditional American Hamburgers

Air Date: 11-29-2010
Joe's Kansas City Bar-B-Que

Joe's Kansas City Bar-B-Que

Kansas City,KS $$
Man vs Food +4
99.8
TVFScore

Adam Richman heads to Oklahoma Joe's for succulent pulled pork and saucy spare ribs. This award-winning barbecue does the cit...

Sandwiches Cafe Catering

Air Date: 08-11-2010
Melt Bar and Grilled

Melt Bar and Grilled

Lakewood,OH $$
Best Thing I Ever Ate +3
99.7
TVFScore

Anne Thornton - The Godfather

Traditional American Vegetarian Sandwiches

Air Date: 09-26-2011
Voodoo Doughnut

Voodoo Doughnut

Portland,OR $
Best Bars in America +4
99.7
TVFScore

Great place to end a bar crawl

Vegetarian Bakery Ice Cream

Air Date: 06-25-2014
Philippe The Original

Philippe The Original

Los Angeles,CA $
Best Thing I Ever Ate +3
99.7
TVFScore

Wolfgang Puck - French Dipped Sandwiches

Soups French Traditional American

Air Date: 09-27-2010
Hash House A Go Go

Hash House A Go Go

Las Vegas,NV $$
Man vs Food +1
99.7
TVFScore

Fried Chicken Eggs Benedict

Traditional American New American

Air Date: 08-12-2009