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 2

Feasting at the Fair

We're traveling to the fairest of state fairs in the nation. To taste the best of the best, we chow down in the Land of Enchantment, sample old favorites in New England and see what treats are whippin' across people's lips in Oklahoma!

Tuesday
Feb 16
12pm | 11c
Season 11, Episode 13

The Comfort Zone

Diners cozy up to some of the most feel-good foods around the country, including fully loaded tater tots, outrageous shakes and mouthwatering Australian meat pies.

Friday
Feb 19
10am | 9c
Season 12, Episode 1

Howdy, Texas!

Chefs are kicking up the creativity with their big and bold flavors at these hot spots across the Lone Star State, from an Austin beer garden serving up the best of the wurst to sizzling fajitas topped with garlic butter at a Houston Tex-Mex joint.

Friday
Feb 19
11am | 10c
Season 2, Episode 4

Deli-licious

We're serving up deli dishes beyond your wildest cheat-day fantasies, from Reubens to schnitzel sandwiches.

Friday
Feb 19
12pm | 11c
Season 3, Episode 7

Surf and Turf

Surf and turf doesn't just mean steak-and-lobster anymore. Food Paradise counts down 8 great places that put a creative spin on this classic combo.

Saturday
Feb 20
1pm | 12c
Season 3, Episode 8

Minnesota State Fair

Food Paradise travels to the Twin Cities and says 'you betcha' to the fabulous food found at the Minnesota State Fair. The annual event is a celebration of creative comfort food, like Meatloaf on a Stick and Beer Gelato.

Saturday
Feb 20
2pm | 1c
Season 3, Episode 9

Wisconsin State Fair and The State Fair of Texas

Two fairs are better than one! Enjoy the hearty, cheesy goodness of 'America's Dairyland' at the Wisconsin State Fair and experience the deep-fried, fair food frenzy of the State Fair of Texas.

Saturday
Feb 20
3pm | 2c
Season 2, Episode 1

Hog Heaven

Here's pork's best, from plump shoulder to a fall-off-the-bone whole hog.

Tuesday
Feb 23
10am | 9c
Season 2, Episode 2

Steak-stravaganza

We share the best steaks, including spicy rib eye and a smoky sirloin.

Tuesday
Feb 23
11am | 10c
Season 2, Episode 3

Weiner Takes All

French fry and gravy dog, alligator dog, and a cream cheesy dream dog.

Tuesday
Feb 23
12pm | 11c
Season 12, Episode 3

Happy Appy Hour

Forget the free pretzels and peanuts, these joints have upped the Happy Hour ante with outrageous, tummy-tantalizing appetizers, from a Bloody Mary topped with spaghetti and meatballs to lamb chop fondue and chicken wing confit.

Friday
Feb 26
10am | 9c
Season 2, Episode 5

Taco-lanche!

Tacos take their rightful place beside sandwiches as the tastiest, most convenient way to convey mex-ceptional food to your hungry stomach. Food Paradise travels the 50 states to bring you the best of the best in a tortilla.

Friday
Feb 26
11am | 10c
Season 2, Episode 6

Brunch-nado

What's better than breakfast or lunch? Well, brunch of course! It's the best of both worlds, and in this episode of Food Paradise, we bring to the table the best dishes and drinks from the most relaxed meal of the week.

Friday
Feb 26
12pm | 11c
Season 12, Episode 6

Best of the Midwest

From seriously saucy barbecue sandwiches to nachos on a pizza and the perfect burger for Dirty Dancing, these restaurants serve up some of the best dishes in America's heartland.

Friday
Mar 5
10am | 9c
Season 12, Episode 7

Craving Comfort

From bacon-wrapped meatloaf and a double-decker pizza burger to boozy French toast and smothered biscuit sandwiches, these restaurants across the country offer up a warm, comforting hug of flavor.

Friday
Mar 5
11am | 10c
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.

Friday
Mar 5
12pm | 11c
Season 4, Episode 6

Stuffed

Road trip across America to discover the best stuffed foods in the nation. From a wrestling-themed restaurant in Chicago to a baked potato factory in Houston, there's nothing quite like these restaurants serving up flavorful stuffed bites.

Tuesday
Mar 9
10am | 9c
Season 4, Episode 7

Taste of the Town

Favorite local hot spots serve up their city's most famous foods. From chicken wings in Buffalo, NY, to spicy chili in Houston, Texas, find out which restaurants do their city's iconic dishes proud.

Tuesday
Mar 9
11am | 10c
Season 4, Episode 8

All-American Classics

A stateside hunt to find the best versions of classic American dishes. From hot dogs in Ohio to burgers in Oklahoma, these restaurants serve up nostalgic food with some innovative modern twists.

Tuesday
Mar 9
12pm | 11c
Season 12, Episode 9

Titanic Treats

From monster sushi rolls and a five-layer pizza cake to Texas-sized cinnamon rolls and a towering pancake sundae, these dining hot spots are bursting at the seams with titanic treats.

Friday
Mar 12
10am | 9c
Season 12, Episode 10

Finger Lickin'

From burgers bursting with chili and cheese to a whole backyard barbecue in one messy mega dish, these entrees are overloaded in stickiness, sauciness and all sorts of awesomeness that's finger-licking good.

Friday
Mar 12
11am | 10c
Season 12, Episode 11

Tasty Twists

From a lobster and filet mignon taco donut to a classic Japanese noodle dish done as juicy burger, these chefs are serving up some of the country's most mouthwatering mashups.

Friday
Mar 12
12pm | 11c
Season 3, Episode 10

Pizza Party

For pizza that goes beyond pepperoni, check out the Great 8 pizzerias from all over the country where they're slinging pies that defy expectations.

Saturday
Mar 13
1pm | 12c
Season 3, Episode 11

Iconic Eats

Ever wonder where you can eat the best version of a city's signature dish? We're counting down the great eight restaurants serving up hometown heroes all over America

Saturday
Mar 13
2pm | 1c
Season 3, Episode 12

Best Mex

We're searching out eight great Mexican food restaurants with ambitious dishes that go beyond the usual beans-and-rice platter. From a Peking duck taco to brisket enchiladas, we're finding the best Mexican crowd-pleasers.

Saturday
Mar 13
3pm | 2c
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.

Friday
Mar 19
10am | 9c