You Are What You Eat

Garbage Plate Reviews

Garbage Plate Reviews

You are What you Eat

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Salvatore’s – Review

Salvatore’s – Review

I wasn’t sure where I wanted to go to get my next plate. Thankfully, my Instagram followers came to the rescue. Many of you wrote in to tell me to get out to Salvatore’s for their plate; so I did. Salvatore’s has many locations. For […]

McCann’s Local Meats – Review

McCann’s Local Meats – Review

I had a chance to check out McCann’s garbage plate offering a few weeks ago. I’ll save y’all some reading and say that it was one of the best plates I’ve ever had. This was another situation where someone contacted me on Instagram and let […]

Lucky’s Last Chance – Review

Lucky’s Last Chance – Review

As some of you know, I like traveling to other cities to try garbage plates. I received a DM from a friend on Instagram telling me about a bar in Philadelphia that offers plates. Intrigued, I knew I had to make a trip. Usually, plates […]

The Red Fern Review

The Red Fern Review

A few weeks ago, I put a poll on Instagram with the question of “What should I eat next, a regular plate or a unique plate?” Most respondents voted for me to try something “unique”. With that in mind, I finally tried the vegan plate […]

Deli Sandro’s Review

Deli Sandro’s Review

I had the chance to check out the plate offering from Deli Sandro’s in the 19th Ward recently. If you don’t often venture to the 19th ward you may have missed this little gem. Known for their sandwiches, they also offer a plate. For $9.50 […]

Jimmy Z’s Review

Jimmy Z’s Review

***TRIGGER WARNING*** The review below will upset some of you. You have fond memories from getting drunk in Brockport and finishing off a night at Jimmy Z’s. I understand this; and I don’t want to diminish your memories of eating gluttonous food on a drunken […]

Charlie Riedel’s – Webster

Charlie Riedel’s – Webster

On Instagram, I asked my followers to recommend plate places; and boy did they deliver. Charlie Riedel’s aka Charlie’s Restaurant, is the best basic plate I’ve ever had; bar none. It’s better than a lot of the “deluxe” plates I’ve had. There isn’t any one […]

Empire Hots Review

Empire Hots Review

On a recommendation from an Instagram follower, I tried Empire hots in Webster. It should go without saying, but I’m on the search for the best plate. So, if any of you have any recommendations PLEASE LET ME KNOW! Leave comments here, DM me on […]

Sal’s Birdland – Irondequoit Review

Sal’s Birdland – Irondequoit Review

I had a chance to check out Sal’s Birdland in Irondequoit earlier this month. It was a welcome change from the disaster that was last month’s no sauce plate. For 10.79 you can get the “Sal’s Plate” which comes with wedges instead of fries. This […]

585 Rockin’ Burger Bar – Review

585 Rockin’ Burger Bar – Review

I recently had the misfortune of trying the worst plate I’ve had to date; and I’m not being hyperbolic. With the amount of garbage plates that I’ve eaten, I’d thought that nothing would be worse than Henrietta Hots. I was wrong. I would now like […]