About the show

Fantastic food is more important to many travelers than museums, hotels, and souvenirs, and we've compiled all the must see spots across the country to have a one-of-a-kind dining experience. We're serving up hefty plates of the country's tastiest, most mouth-watering, and decadent meals. We're talking lip smacking pizza, tasty deli entrees, boat loads of bacon, fresh seafood, finger licking deep fried dishes, and that's only the beginning. So bring your appetite and your stretchy pants as we dive into a healthy portion of Food Paradise!
Season 4, Episode 9

Sausage Kings

Sausage works for breakfast, lunch, dinner -- and even a late-night snack. From Milwaukee-style brats in Wisconsin to fried chicken sausage in Austin, Texas, these are America's hot spots for one of its most universal foods.

Tuesday
Jul 13
12pm | 11c
Season 7, Episode 5

A Taste of Time

Many restaurants don't make it past year one, but there are some that have defied the odds. From a former Chicago speakeasy to a historic Oregon steakhouse, eateries that have stayed open for half a century or more are explored.

Friday
Jul 16
10am | 9c
Season 7, Episode 6

Saucy

The best sauce-driven dishes across the country are highlighted. From New York to LA and beyond, these restaurants are pouring out the love by pouring on top toppings, great gravies and secret sauces that turn "good" into "finger-licking good."

Friday
Jul 16
11am | 10c
Season 7, Episode 7

Lots of Cluck

Bird is the word as the country's choicest chicken dishes are highlighted. Whether it's fried to golden perfection, smothered in gravy, stuffed in a taco or topping a mound of crispy fries, chicken is one of the most versatile meats on the planet.

Friday
Jul 16
12pm | 11c
Season 3, Episode 1

Super Sandwiches

We travel around the country in search of the eight greatest places to find super sandwiches.

Tuesday
Jul 20
10am | 9c
Season 4, Episode 10

Pub Grub

On this episode of Food Paradise, we're finding out what it takes to make bar food good again. From San Francisco to Miami, we're leaving no bar stool unturned as we tour restaurants nationwide finding who's taking boring bar food and turning it into one-of-a-kind pub grub.

Tuesday
Jul 20
11am | 10c
Season 4, Episode 11

Stack Attack

On this episode of Food Paradise we're traveling far and wide in search of the foods that cast the most shade. We're on a Stack Attack looking for the tallest meals in town from Atlanta to Los Angeles -- and we're not taking any prisoners.

Tuesday
Jul 20
12pm | 11c
Season 7, Episode 8

Classic Combos

The nation's most crave-worthy combinations are highlighted, from hearty biscuits and gravy and deliciously sinful mac 'n' cheese to carb-happy spaghetti and meatballs and crispy fish and chips.

Friday
Jul 23
10am | 9c
Season 7, Episode 9

Country Cookin'

From a smoky bacon breakfast bowl to super-saucy barbecued ribs, these Southern-inspired spots are crushing country cooking across the US.

Friday
Jul 23
11am | 10c
Season 7, Episode 10

All in the Family

The most indulgent meals at some of the best family-owned restaurants across the country are highlighted, from mole-smothered enchiladas in Los Angeles to cheesesteak-stuffed stromboli in Philadelphia.

Friday
Jul 23
12pm | 11c
Season 11, Episode 4

Brew-Haha

From Texas-sized pulled pork sandwiches to beer-infused mussels in Maine and the hottest barbecue in Miami, we've found the best pubs serving up a paradise of great grub.

Friday
Jul 30
10am | 9c
Season 11, Episode 5

Go Big or Go Hungry

From a colossal 30-pound taco pizza in Atlantic City to a towering mountain of meat in Seattle, we're featuring pumped-up portions from across the country that deliver on decadence.

Friday
Jul 30
11am | 10c
Season 11, Episode 6

Slice of Heaven

Pizzerias share their most delicious spins on America's favorite pie, from a family-run institution in Chicago specializing in stuffed pizzas to a one-of-a-kind pizza palace slinging outrageous dessert pizzas.

Friday
Jul 30
12pm | 11c
Season 9, Episode 1

The Last Food Frontier

Fantasies come true as the best views and food in Alaska are revealed. Diners forget the lower 48 as they feast under the Northern Lights on king crab legs, reindeer ragu, elk meatloaf and salmon burgers.

Tuesday
Aug 10
10am | 9c
Season 9, Episode 2

Brew and Chew

The best bar food at the some of the best small breweries across the country is highlighted. From ale-glazed wings to beer-braised pork shoulder, beer has gone from a frosty sidekick to a key ingredient -- and diners are ready to drink it all in.

Tuesday
Aug 10
11am | 10c
Season 9, Episode 3

Chowin' Down the Mississippi River

The best eats along the banks of America's greatest river are highlighted, from jazz-inspired barbecue and mouthwatering meatloaf to seafood-smothered fried green tomatoes and garden-fresh ratatouille.

Tuesday
Aug 10
12pm | 11c
Season 12, Episode 5

American Eats

A burger topped with a sloppy joe? An apple pie pizza? A biscuit filled with blue cheese? All across America, folks are cooking up red, white and blue meals that pay tribute to tradition and tempt the taste buds. From classics to contemporary updates, open your menu and pledge allegiance to this roundup of the best American eats.

Saturday
Aug 14
2pm | 1c
Season 12, Episode 8

Pizza Playoffs

It's Chicago deep dish vs. Detroit pan and New York vs. St. Louis thin crust as pizzerias across the country roll out the dough for the pizza playoffs.

Saturday
Aug 14
3pm | 2c
Season 12, Episode 4

Bucket List Burgers

From whiskey-and-foie gras decadence to a macaroni and cheese bun, we've rounded up all the burgers you have to try before you die. These are the most stacked, loaded, saucy and succulent sandwiches around.

Saturday
Aug 14
4pm | 3c
Season 12, Episode 12

At the Drive-In

From crispy, juicy fried chicken and hearty chili cheese fries to zesty taco burgers and deep-fried hot dogs, diners are pulling up for a taste of Americana and a sidecar of nostalgia at these drive-ins across the country.

Saturday
Aug 14
5pm | 4c
Season 9, Episode 4

Feast from the East

The most artful and indulgent Asian cuisines across the country are highlighted, from authentic hand-tossed noodles and colorful arcade-inspired dumplings to monster-sized sushi and creative curries.

Tuesday
Aug 17
10am | 9c
Season 9, Episode 5

Street Eats

Diners get down and dirty with the best street food in the country, from chicken wings that defy crispiness and pizza-topped burgers to fiery hot shrimp and fresh-from-the-sea salmon tacos.

Tuesday
Aug 17
11am | 10c
Season 9, Episode 6

T.G.I. Fried

Diners enjoy fry-day every day at these hot spots across the country, from super-stacked crispy chicken sandwiches and deep-fried lobster tails to sweet potato beignets and fanciful churros.

Tuesday
Aug 17
12pm | 11c