Season 1, Episode 3

Best Pizza

It's a pizza party tonight on Top 5 Restaurants! From a Texas trailer to a Coney Island institution, an elegant West Coast pizzeria and a goodtime hangout in Chicago, these are the spots that turn crispy crust and heaps of toppings into culinary magic. Whether you want a gourmet thin crust, a white clam pie or a massive sausage pan pizza, we're delivering the goods.

Saturday
Jan 7
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 2, Episode 7

Best Fried Chicken

Top 5 Restaurants has got your MVP -- Most Valuable Poultry! Fried chicken is America's favorite restaurant meal, but no two plates on this countdown are alike: fried and smoked in Portland, Ore., straight up in South Carolina, or dished up with sides like biscuits, waffles and doughnuts, this is a finger-licking good time.

Saturday
Jan 14
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 3, Episode 10

Best Cheap Eats

You don't have to be a millionaire to eat like one, and Top 5 Restaurants is showing you how with world-class pizza, flavorful taco combos and even a gourmet steak dinner that can be had for the change in your couch. Your stomach and your accountant will thank you!

Saturday
Jan 21
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 2, Episode 12

Best Romantic Foods

Top 5 Restaurants has fallen in love at first bite! From a sparkling skyline and chocolate fantasy in New York, to a cozy fondue for two in the Rockies, a gourmet southern picnic, and rack of lamb with the Pacific coast sunset on the side, these restaurants are serving up romance.

Saturday
Feb 11
7:30am | 6:30c
Season , Episode 1

Best Soul Food

Top 5 Restaurants is bringing you the best of America's favorite down-home, stick-to-your-ribs cuisine -- soul food! On the itinerary for this soul food journey are sophisticated Harlem pork chops, Mississippi smoked ribs and candied yams, gumbo by the bay, and Phoenix fried chicken and waffles.

Saturday
Feb 25
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 1, Episode 1

Best Burgers

Burger lovers rejoice! Top 5 Restaurants shows you where to sink your teeth into juicy, melty, beef and cheese goodness. There's a California classic and an Oklahoma onion burger so good it'll make you cry. Pull up a chair for fantastic finds in a New York dive, a high-end eatery and even a bowling alley. Plus, meet the people who've changed the history of the humble hamburger.

Saturday
Mar 4
7:30am | 6:30c
Season , Episode 4

Best Chinese Food

Put down that boring fried rice, because Top 5 Restaurants is here to share where to get the best Chinese food in the country. From the ultimate dumpling to sticky-sweet shrimp and fiery spiced-up chicken, America's best Chinese food comes from some surprising places.

Saturday
Mar 18
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 3, Episode 6

Best Food Trucks

Top 5 Restaurants goes on the road to find the country's best meals on wheels. From an authentic old-world pizza to heavenly sweet and savory waffles to hot dogs and classic ice cream, some of the country's best restaurants are willing to come to you if you know where to look!

Saturday
Mar 25
7:30am | 6:30c
Season , Episode 2

Best Breakfast

Top 5 Restaurants is counting down the best ways to start your day, from a Southern waffle topped with everything but the kitchen sink to a drive-through serving up the nation's best breakfast sandwich to a sophisticated Los Angeles lobster hash.

Saturday
Apr 1
7:30am | 6:30c
Season , Episode 13

Best Lunch

Top 5 Restaurants knows a fantastic lunch can turn your day right around, so we're revealing where to get the country's best midday meal, be it a Texas cheeseburger, a Nashville smoked meat platter, the nation's best soup and sandwich combo, or a heartwarming mac and cheese.

Saturday
Apr 8
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 3, Episode 8

Best Late Night Eats

When you need great late night food, you need it now, so Top 5 Restaurants has the inside scoop on the nation's best after-hours eats. From pancakes covered in chocolate and cream to a classic all-night Los Angeles deli to a cheeseburger that can tame even the wildest night in New Orleans, this list will turn your whole night around!

Saturday
Apr 15
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 3, Episode 7

Best Mexican Food

Top 5 Restaurants is giving you some serious southern exposure and plenty of surprises as we reveal where to go for the nation's best Mexican food, from classic moles to the original fajita to fall-apart, tender pork.

Saturday
Apr 29
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 1, Episode 2

Best BBQ

It's a battle for the best barbecue in America on Top 5 Restaurants. Whether you like juicy Texas brisket, saucy Memphis pork ribs or smoky chicken doused with the ultimate secret sauce, we've got the BBQ joint for you. From old school roadhouses to cozy family restaurants; legendary pit masters, dedicated families and a classically trained chef all invite you to grab a big handful of napkins and tuck into the best savory 'cue in the country.

Saturday
May 27
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 1, Episode 5

Best Tacos

Top 5 Restaurants is tracking down the top spots for America's favorite food import -- the taco. Crunchy fish, succulent pork, savory slow-cooked steak: Everything tastes better wrapped in a tortilla and served up with passion. Meet a dedicated sister act in Texas, a one-man wonder staked out in an East Los Angeles parking lot, and a father and son institution in San Francisco, all dishing out food fit for a five-star restaurant.

Saturday
Jun 3
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 2, Episode 5

Best Desserts

Top 5 Restaurants has the cure for all your sweet tooth cravings! Grab a spoon and a plate as we dig into a monstrous cake in Chicago, an Oakland banana that you could split five ways and still not finish and a one-of-a-kind snowy treat in New Orleans.

Saturday
Jun 10
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 1, Episode 4

Best Steak

We're celebrating the thickest, juiciest steaks in America on Top 5 Restaurants! If the words rib eye, porterhouse and prime rib make your mouth water, then you're in luck. Whether it's a swanky old school steakhouse, a chic diner, or a fancy restaurant with a wine list longer than your arm, it's all about the beef: Dry-aged, specialty cuts and bone-ins the size of a brontosaurus are all on the menu.

Saturday
Jun 17
7:30am | 6:30c
Season 1, Episode 6

Best Ice Cream

Beware the brain freeze when you get the scoop on America's greatest ice cream parlors on Top 5 Restaurants. Towering sundaes packed with brownie boulders and hot fudge lava, crazy flavor combos on handmade cones, and fresh fruit-flavored delicacies -- you'll want to skip dinner and go straight to dessert. Whether it's concocted by a quirky San Francisco couple, a Midwestern family, or a couple of corporate dropouts, ice cream is the one food guaranteed to make you feel like a kid again.

Saturday
Jun 24
7:30am | 6:30c

About the Show

For the first time ever, Food Network is naming America's top five burger spots, the ultimate five steakhouses, the best five barbecue joints and more! From pizza and ice cream to tacos and fried chicken, each episode takes on one of America's favorite foods and tells you exactly where to get the best.

About the Hosts

Sunny Anderson

Sunny serves as a fun-loving host on The Kitchen and dishes out down-to-earth recipes on Home Made in America and Cooking for Real.

Geoffrey Zakarian

Geoffrey Zakarian, a master of modern American cuisine, has presided over some of the country’s top kitchens in the past 25 years. Currently, Geoffrey is chef/partner at The Lambs Club and The National in New York City as well as at The Water Club at Borgata in Atlantic City.