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Casual Eats

Our Casual Eats issue celebrates simple, yet completely delicious, food inspired by fare from seafood shacks, diners and other low-key spots. Whether that's updated bar snacks like Parmesan tater tots with sun-dried tomato ranch dipping sauce, a decadent peanut butter icebox pie or a craft cocktail inspired by Trix cereal, our May/June issue focuses on the casual side of American dining.

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    The Regal
    Brooklyn
    N.Y.
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    The Highlander
    Atlanta
    Ga.
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    W.H. Stiles Fish Camp
    Atlanta
    Ga.
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    Bunny the micro bakery
    Chicago
    Ill.
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    The Sixth
    Chicago
    Ill.
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    Rose's Fine Food
    Detroit
    Mich.
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    Average: 5 (1 vote)
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    Tom’s Urban at New York-New York Hotel & Casino
    Las Vegas
    Nev.
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    Clinton St. Baking Co.
    New York
    N.Y.
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    Oyster Bah
    Chicago
    Ill.
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    Portland Penny Diner
    Portland
    Ore.
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    DGS Deli
    Washington
    D.C.
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    Buckhead Diner
    Atlanta
    Ga.
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    The Biscuit Man at Sidecar at Long Room
    Chicago
    Ill.
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    Average: 5 (1 vote)
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    Lincoln Restaurant
    Washington
    D.C.
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    Average: 5 (1 vote)
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    Spoon and Stable
    Minneapolis
    Minn.
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    Eventide Oyster Co.
    Portland
    Maine
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    Average: 3.7 (3 votes)
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    Dove's Luncheonette
    Chicago
    Ill.
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    Jam
    Chicago
    Ill.
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    Average: 4 (1 vote)
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    Meat Cheese Bread
    Portland
    Ore.
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    Brenda’s Meat & Three
    San Francisco
    Calif.
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    Ledlow
    Los Angeles
    Calif.
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    The General Muir
    Atlanta
    Ga.
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    Average: 4.3 (3 votes)
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    Cafeteria
    New York
    N.Y.
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    Average: 1 (1 vote)
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    Dirty Oscar’s Annex
    Tacoma
    Wash.
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    Average: 2.2 (6 votes)
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    Skillet Diner
    Seattle
    Wash.
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    Sepia
    Chicago
    Ill.
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    Milktooth
    Indianapolis
    Ind.
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    Spinning J
    Chicago
    Ill.
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    Sadelle’s
    New York
    N.Y.
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    Average: 3 (2 votes)
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    Parks & Rec Diner
    Detroit
    Mich.
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    Wise Sons Deli
    San Francisco
    Calif.
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    Little Goat Diner
    Chicago
    Ill.
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    Average: 4 (1 vote)
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    Happy Gillis
    Kansas City
    Mo.
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    Average: 1 (1 vote)
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    Abe Fisher
    Philadelphia
    Pa.
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  • Malibu Farm Restaurant
    Malibu
    Calif.
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    New Orleans
    La.
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  • Sepia
    Chicago
    Ill.
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  • Sadelle’s
    New York
    N.Y.
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    Average: 5 (1 vote)
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    San Francisco
    Calif.
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    Detroit
    Mich.
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  • 24 Diner
    Austin
    Texas
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    Average: 5 (1 vote)
  • Grand Prize Bar
    Houston
    Texas
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  • Little Goat Diner
    Chicago
    Ill.
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    Chicago
    Ill.
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  • Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain
    New York
    N.Y.
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    Philadelphia
    Pa.
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  • ABC the Tavern
    Cleveland
    Ohio
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  • The Highlander
    Atlanta
    Ga.
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    Atlanta
    Ga.
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    Chicago
    Ill.
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    Chicago
    Ill.
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  • Bunny the micro bakery
    Chicago
    Ill.
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    New York
    N.Y.
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    Average: 4.3 (3 votes)
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    Detroit
    Mich.
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    Atlanta
    Ga.
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  • Libertine Liquor Bar
    Indianapolis
    Ind.
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    Chicago
    Ill.
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  • Rose's Fine Food
    Detroit
    Mich.
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    Average: 5 (1 vote)
  • Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain
    New York
    N.Y.
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  • ABC the Tavern
    Cleveland
    Ohio
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  • Jon & Vinny’s
    Los Angeles
    Calif.
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    Average: 5 (1 vote)
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    Chicago
    Ill.
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  • Clinton St. Baking Co.
    New York
    N.Y.
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    Atlanta
    Ga.
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    Los Angeles
    Calif.
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    Detroit
    Mich.
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    Indianapolis
    Ind.
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    Chicago
    Ill.
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  • Spinning J
    Chicago
    Ill.
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    Average: 4 (1 vote)
  • DGS Deli
    Washington
    D.C.
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  • Skylark
    Chicago
    Ill.
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  • Buckhead Diner
    Atlanta
    Ga.
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  • The Biscuit Man at Sidecar at Long Room
    Chicago
    Ill.
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    Average: 5 (1 vote)
  • Lincoln Restaurant
    Washington
    D.C.
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  • Jon & Vinny’s
    Los Angeles
    Calif.
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    Average: 5 (1 vote)
  • Spoon and Stable
    Minneapolis
    Minn.
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  • Imperial
    Portland
    Ore.
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    Average: 5 (1 vote)
  • Eventide Oyster Co.
    Portland
    Maine
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  • Woodman’s of Essex
    Essex
    Mass.
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    Average: 4.3 (3 votes)
  • Belcampo
    Santa Monica
    Calif.
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    Average: 5 (1 vote)
  • Little Goat Diner
    Chicago
    Ill.
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  • Dove's Luncheonette
    Chicago
    Ill.
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  • Jam
    Chicago
    Ill.
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  • Spinning J
    Chicago
    Ill.
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    Average: 4 (2 votes)
  • Skylark
    Chicago
    Ill.
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  • Lincoln Restaurant
    Washington
    D.C.
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  • Jon & Vinny’s
    Los Angeles
    Calif.
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    Average: 5 (1 vote)
  • Meat Cheese Bread
    Portland
    Ore.
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  • Brenda’s Meat & Three
    San Francisco
    Calif.
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  • Imperial
    Portland
    Ore.
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    Average: 5 (1 vote)
  • Eventide Oyster Co.
    Portland
    Maine
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  • Woodman’s of Essex
    Essex
    Mass.
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  • Belcampo
    Santa Monica
    Calif.
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    Average: 5 (1 vote)
  • Jam
    Chicago
    Ill.
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  • Ledlow
    Los Angeles
    Calif.
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  • The Ice Cream Bar
    San Francisco
    Calif.
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  • The General Muir
    Atlanta
    Ga.
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    Average: 5 (1 vote)
  • Skylark
    Chicago
    Ill.
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  • Cafeteria
    New York
    N.Y.
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  • Dirty Oscar’s Annex
    Tacoma
    Wash.
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    Average: 5 (1 vote)
  • Jon & Vinny’s
    Los Angeles
    Calif.
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    Average: 5 (1 vote)
  • Meat Cheese Bread
    Portland
    Ore.
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  • Brenda’s Meat & Three
    San Francisco
    Calif.
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  • Rosebud American Kitchen & Bar
    Somerville
    Mass.
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  • Eventide Oyster Co.
    Portland
    Maine
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  • Malibu Farm Restaurant
    Malibu
    Calif.
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    Average: 4 (1 vote)
  • Café Adelaide
    New Orleans
    La.
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  • Sepia
    Chicago
    Ill.
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  • Milktooth
    Indianapolis
    Ind.
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  • Ledlow
    Los Angeles
    Calif.
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  • 24 Diner
    Austin
    Texas
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    Average: 5 (1 vote)
  • Grand Prize Bar
    Houston
    Texas
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  • Spinning J
    Chicago
    Ill.
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    Average: 4 (1 vote)
  • Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain
    New York
    N.Y.
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