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Sweet Amalia Market ~ Newfield, NJ

East Coast
August 13, 2022

Sweet Amalia Market ~ Newfield, NJ

East Coast
August 13, 2022
Ali Khan Eats at Sweet Amalia Market, a picturesque New Jersey Roadside Produce stand stocked with stellar produce, quality seafood and excellent lunch fare.
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Mr. Beef on Orleans ~ Chicago

Italian/Pizza
July 4, 2022

Mr. Beef on Orleans ~ Chicago

Italian/Pizza
July 4, 2022
Ali Khan Eats Mr. Beef on Orleans thanks to food writer Dennis Lee of The Takeout. He paid the tab so I'm obliged to share his vanity title: greatest food writer of all time. On Twitter @fartsandwich. Really.
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Tam’s Deli ~ Austin TX

Asian
June 28, 2022

Tam’s Deli ~ Austin TX

Asian
June 28, 2022
Ali Khan eats a Bahn Mi sandwich at Tam's Deli in Austin TX. A solid Cheap Eats cafe with a deep menu.
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Tommy Dinic’s ~ Philadelphia

Cheap Eats
March 11, 2022

Tommy Dinic’s ~ Philadelphia

Cheap Eats
March 11, 2022
This is a throwback when Ali Khan was in between shooting season one of Cheap Eats. I found myself in Philly and had homework: getting a Roast Pork at Dinic's in Reading Terminal.
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Italian Beef Meal Kit

Recipe
January 31, 2021

Italian Beef Meal Kit

Recipe
January 31, 2021
Italian Beef Meal Kit: messy deliciousness in the comfort of your own home
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Giovanni’s Deli ~ Sea Isle NJ

East Coast
July 10, 2020

Giovanni’s Deli ~ Sea Isle NJ

East Coast
July 10, 2020
The Vitals: the spot: Giovanni’s Deli 4309 Landis Ave Sea Isle City, NJ 08243 the eats: Sopresatta Special, build your own combo(the Ali) the bucks: $8-$12 the full nelson: my fav Italian American deli on the South Jersey Shore I’ve been coming to Giovanni’s Deli for the last 5 summers, pretty much every time I’m down at the Jersey Shore. I have my in-laws, who hail from the Philly area, to thank for making me a Giovanni’s Deli regular. This ...
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Tompkins Square Bagels ~ NYC

New York City
December 15, 2019

Tompkins Square Bagels ~ NYC

New York City
December 15, 2019
The Vitals: the spot: Tompkins Square Bagels 184 2nd Ave or 165 Ave A NY NY  the eats: Bagel with Lox Deluxe the bucks: $13 the full nelson: an East Village Bagel Breakfast fix
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Johnnie’s Beef ~ Chicago

Cheap Eats
November 1, 2019

Johnnie’s Beef ~ Chicago

Cheap Eats
November 1, 2019
The Vitals: the spot: Johnnie’s Beef 7500 W. North Ave Chicago Il 60707 the eats: Italian Beef sandwich ordered “wet and hot” the bucks: $5.32 the full nelson: a local’s favorite for Chicago’s most revered sandwich
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Bang for your Pastrami Buck: Otherside Deli ~ Austin TX

Austin
February 28, 2019
The Vitals: the spot: Otherside Deli 1104 W. 34th St Austin TX  78705 the eats: The Roddy the bucks: $11 the full nelson: The first pastrami sandwich that has made me miss LA a little less In the weeks leading up to my imminent departure from Los Angeles in the summer of 2015, I made sure to eat at as many of my favorite haunts as I could. Knowing that I couldn’t get to them all, I made a special ...
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Slyman’s Corned Beef ~ Cleveland

Midwest
October 24, 2018

Slyman’s Corned Beef ~ Cleveland

Midwest
October 24, 2018
The Vitals: the spot: Slyman’s Restaurant 3106 St. Clair ave Cleveland OH 44114 the eats: Corned Beef Sandwich the bucks: $15 the full nelson: As big as it looks. As delicious as it looks. A Corned Beef legend. Lebron James. President George W. Bush. Ali Khan. What do all three of us have in common? We all came to The Temple of  Corned Beef in Cleveland: Slyman’s restaurant. Slyman’s restaurant is that kind of place: special, genuine and 100% blue collar. ...
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