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2012 Top 10 Insider Picks in the U.S. "


The dining room of Jaleo in Washington, DC


Our top 10 insider picks deliver some of the hottest authentic dining spots in America, offering handpicked tastes of local flavors, hipster hangouts and foodie favorites. If you're only in town for one night, where should you go? We're here to help you discover the essential character of a city, whether you're looking for a hip local neighborhood experience or strip steak on the Strip. These ten spots offer not only a delicious meal but also a connection to place, a little piece of the heart and soul of the city they represent.






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