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"Mess Hall"

  (7 restaurants)    
Aired on: February 20, 2022 
Aired on: February 20, 2022 
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Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Mess Hall"
  • "The Hawg Dawg"
    all beef bacon-wrapped hot dog, covered in pulled pork, slaw & bbq sauce, served w/ side of choice; looks good!
4.5 out of 5
43 ratings
old fashioned Southern comfort food, burger & barbecue spot
Brick & Flour: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Brick & Flour ($$)
(1913 ratings)

1015 N Pacific Ave Map It!
Glendale, CA 91202
(818) 484-8449
brickandflour.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Mess Hall"
  • Carne Asada Fries
    French fries, melted cheese, house salsa, guacamole, chipotle aioli, cilantro avocado aioli, sour cream; "no utensil required" -Fabio Viviani
4.0 out of 5
1913 ratings
classic Mexican staples w/ an artisanal twist
Dai Due: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Dai Due ($$)
(619 ratings)

2406 Manor Rd Map It!
Austin, TX 78722
(512) 524-0688
www.daidue.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Mess Hall"
  • Cemita Ahogada
    house bun, beef chuck & broth, Oaxaca cheese, refried beans, radish, cabbage, cilantro & mayo; "deep, deep, savory flavors here" -Ali Khan
4.0 out of 5
619 ratings
est. 2006; locally sourced, farm-to-table chic restaurant & butcher shop
Fat Sal's: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Fat Sal's ($$)
(2493 ratings)

1300 N Highland Ave Map It!
Los Angeles, CA 90028
(855) 682-4373
www.fatsalsdeli.com
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Mess Hall"
  • "Fat Anthony" Sandwich
    ham, salami, pepperoni, provolone, chicken fingers, mozzarella sticks, lettuce, tomato, fries, vinaigrette, marinara, on a hero; looks good!
4.0 out of 5
2493 ratings
opened in 2010; bringing NY-style signature "fat" sandwiches to LA; couple of blocks from UCLA; another location in Hollywood
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Mess Hall"
  • Peach & Honey Glazed Baby Back Ribs
    pork ribs smoked over cherry wood & onion, coated in brown sugar honey glaze; looks good
4.0 out of 5
700 ratings
est. 2015; seasonal restaurant specializing in pit smoked bbq
Pork & Mindy's: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Pork & Mindy's [CLOSED] ($$)
(268 ratings)

1623 N Milwaukee Ave Map It!
Chicago, IL 60647
(773) 799-8759
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Mess Hall"
  • "Bao to the Pork"
    top seller; hickory smoked pork shoulder, pickled daikon & carrot, house sauce, cucumber jalapeno cilantro relish, steamed bun; "the perfect pairing in your mouth" -Jernard Wells
3.5 out of 5
268 ratings
[CLOSED]; opened in 2015; creative bbq sandwich shop known for smoked meats
Tune Inn: View details, maps, videos, recommended foods
Tune Inn ($)
(504 ratings)

331 Pennsylvania Ave SE Map It!
Washington, DC 20003
(202) 543-2725
As Seen On:
Best Thing I Ever Ate, Episode: "Mess Hall"
  • Beer-Battered Burger
    grilled, beer battered, deep fried & topped w/ cheese, fried egg, lettuce, tomato, pickles & house sauce on a bun, served w/ fries; "juicy, good old American beef" -Alex Guarnaschelli
3.5 out of 5
504 ratings
opened in 1947; Congress members to blue collar frequent here; comfort food & drinks in a longstanding, quirky location; self-proclaimed dive "and very proud of it!"

"Mess Hall"

  (7 restaurants)    
Aired on: February 20, 2022 
Aired on: February 20, 2022