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TOP 40 CHEAP EATS IN THE U.S. 2011


From sea to shining sea there’s always another great meal waiting to be discovered, even for those who can’t afford the fine dining at our Top 40 selections. We’ve traveled from bright lights to boondocks seeking out culinary treasures that are also easy on the wallet. As equal opportunity eaters from humble burger shacks to chic bistros, we shine the spotlight on the country’s most authentic ethnic dishes, distinctive down-home barbeque and soul-satisfying comfort food. With our 40 all-new top picks, dining on a budget doesn’t mean having to budget your taste. Don’t forget to check out our earlier picks for more money-saving meals!






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Live large while spending less with the Gayot Economic Stimulus Plan

SMART & SAVVY SPENDING
Live large while spending less with the Gayot Economic Stimulus Plan, your guide to the best deals in restaurants, hotels, travel, spas, cars and more!

RESTAURANT AWARDS 2014

Check out the 2014 edition of GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Issue, which features the Top 40 Restaurants in the U.S., Rising Chefs and more.

TOP 10 BREWPUBS IN THE USThese Top 10 Brewpubs in the US are prime places for locals to gather over great food and handcrafted beer made by small-time, dedicated brewmasters.