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Hot Chick Fried Chicken ~ Richmond, VA

The South
August 9, 2020

Hot Chick Fried Chicken ~ Richmond, VA

The South
August 9, 2020
The Vitals: the spot: Hot Chick 7th N 17th Street Richmond VA 23129  the eats: Fried Chicken meals + Fried Chicken Sandwiches the bucks: $11-$15 a person the full nelson: Better Nashville Hot Chicken than I had in Nashville . . . Hot Chick Fried Chicken hits the mark Down in the historic Shockoe slip of Richmond VA, Hot Chick Fried Chicken hits the two most important factors in great fried chicken: crunchy exterior and juicy meat. Bam. That’s it. ...
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Central BBQ ~ Memphis TN

The South
August 6, 2020

Central BBQ ~ Memphis TN

The South
August 6, 2020
The Vitals: the spot: Central BBQ 147 E. Butler Ave Memphis TN +multiple locations in Memphis and Nashville the eats: Ribs, pulled pork, pulled chicken, mac and cheese, collard greens the bucks: $15 a head for meats by the pound and sides, sandwiches run under $10 the full nelson: a Memphis BBQ institution that disappointed . . . Central BBQ in Memphis Tennessee has its fans, of this I am sure. Yeah I could tell you their high score on ...
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Green River BBQ ~ Saluda N.C.

The South
August 4, 2020

Green River BBQ ~ Saluda N.C.

The South
August 4, 2020
The Vitals: the spot: Green River BBQ 131 Highway 176 Saluda NC 28773 the eats: Pulled Pork, Ribs, Tomato Pie, Collard Greens the bucks: $10 a head when you order meats by pound + sides the full nelson: decent BBQ in a cozy North Carolina mountain  Green River BBQ had a tough act to follow. The day before me and my crew had an epic Eastern Carolina BBQ lunch from The Pig in Chapel Hill N.C. and that was some ...
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The Pig Whole Hog BBQ ~ Chapel Hill N.C.

The South
July 27, 2020
The Vitals: the spot: The Pig Whole Hog BBQ 630 Weaver Dairy Road Chapel Hill N.C. 27514 the eats: Pulled Pork, Pork Ribs, Pork Cheek, you get the idea  the bucks: $10 a head if you’re doing meats by the pound the full nelson: why folks from North Carolina love their bbq The Pig Whole Hog BBQ is pretty much exactly that. A whole hog that has been rendered oh so tender with robust with flavor that can only come ...
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Three Fold Noodle ~ Little Rock AR

The South
July 7, 2020

Three Fold Noodle ~ Little Rock AR

The South
July 7, 2020
The Vitals: the spot: Three Fold Noodle and Dumpling Co 611 S. Main St. Little Rock AR 72201(one of two locations) the eats: The Half and Half – Dumplings + Noodles the bucks: $10 the full nelson: legit dumplings in a slick setting that makes you respect the Little Rock food scene Three Fold Noodle and Dumpling Co is the kind of place you want to have in your neighborhood. I’ve been to Little Rock once before, over 20 years ...
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Golden Brown & Delicious ~ Greenville S.C.

The South
September 4, 2019

Golden Brown & Delicious ~ Greenville S.C.

The South
September 4, 2019
The Vitals: the spot: Golden Brown & Delicious 1269 Pendleton St. Greenville SC 29611 the eats: Smoked Fish Bagel, Burger, Fried Chicken Sandwich, really whatever you want the bucks: $10 or less, not including fries the full nelson: the restaurant all the chefs in town were talking about It’s been almost two years since I walked into the doors of Golden Brown & Delicious but the memory of the smoked sable on a toasted bagel dressed to the 9s certainly ...
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The Collins Quarter ~ Savannah GA

The South
June 20, 2019

The Collins Quarter ~ Savannah GA

The South
June 20, 2019
The Vitals: the spot: The Collins Quarter 151 Bull Street Savannah GA 31404 the eats: Lamb Burger the bucks: $15 the full nelson: a bougie take on an under appreciated  burger genre: the lamb burger
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Kingfish ~ New Orleans

The South
May 2, 2019

Kingfish ~ New Orleans

The South
May 2, 2019
The Vitals: the spot: Kingfish 337 Chartres St. New Orleans LA 70125 the eats: Chicken and Andouille Gumbo, Jambalaya Risotto, Shrimp n Grits, Ribeye steak(special) the bucks: $9, $12, $22 and market price respectively(around $30-$35) the full nelson: one of the few restaurants in New Orleans I have gone to more than once New Orleans is my favorite food city in America. I love Chicago, San Francisco, New York, Austin and Los Angeles but Nola is just the gem that ...
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Bang for your Pho Buck: Lee’s Bakery ~ Atlanta

The South
December 18, 2018
The Vitals: the spot: Lee’s Bakery 4005 Buford Highway NE Ste C Atlanta GA 30345 the eats: Large Combination Pho, Grilled Pork Sandwich the bucks: $10.25, $3.75 respectively the full nelson: the definition of why Vietnamese joints are Cheap Eats havens Upon my initial research into Atlanta for Cheap Eats, I knew I was going to have to make a stop at Buford Highway. The legendary drag is home to tacos, sushi, dumplings. curries, Korean food beyond BBQ and so much ...
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Bang for your Burrito Buck: Red Mesa Mercado

The South
December 2, 2018
The Vitals: the spot: Red Mesa Mercado 1100 First Ave N St. Petersburg FL 33705 the eats: Chile Relleno Burrito with Pork Colorado,   the bucks: $7.95 the full nelson: The best Bang for your Burrito Buck outside of Mexico Considering this is my third post on the food scene in St. Petersburg FL, I think it is safe to say that I am pretty impressed with the food down there. If you saw Cheap Eats St. Petersburg, you might remember the ...
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