Host Natalie Forte scours the country to feature those hidden gems, and locals favorites in each episode of America's Best Bites.

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Season 1, Episode 4

Miramar Bistro

America's Best Bites host Natalie Forte discovers a classic French Bistro infused with a touch of Havana just 40 miles north of Chicago. Chef Gabriel Viti brings an intense discipline to everything he does, from cooking to mountain climbing to marathon running! "Tres, tres bien" describes the whole experience at Miramar Bistro! We feature Crespelle, Bouillabaisse and Steak Frites.

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Crespelle with Spinach and Taleggio

Char Sui Pork Steak with Hawaiian Style Fried Rice and Pineapple Habanero Salsa

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Hamachi Collar with Fennel Apple Salad

Lamb Carpaccio with Salsa Verde, Pea Shoots, and Egg Yolk

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About the Host

Natalie Forte

Natalie Forte, a self-proclaimed "Food Magician", is the host of America's Best Bites.