For the first time ever, Food Network is naming America's Top 5 burger spots, the ultimate 5 steakhouses, best 5 barbecue joints and more! From pizza and ice cream to tacos and fried chicken, each episode takes on one of America's favorite foods and tells you exactly where to get the best. We'll meet the makers and culinary masterminds behind these ultimate food creations as the battle for top spot is finally crowned.
Season 1, Episode 5

Best Tacos

Top 5 Restaurants is tracking down the top spots for America's favorite food import -- the taco. Crunchy fish, succulent pork, savory slow-cooked steak: Everything tastes better wrapped in a tortilla and served up with passion. Meet a dedicated sister act in Texas, a one-man wonder staked out in an East Los Angeles parking lot, and a father and son institution in San Francisco, all dishing out food fit for a five-star restaurant.

Monday
Apr 10
7pm | 6c
Season 2, Episode 3

Best Diners

Pour the coffee and slide into the booth, because Top 5 Restaurants is covering the best diners in America. Find out where they are and what to eat when you get there, from a dining car in Rhode Island to a waffle with west coast cool to a meaty classic in Austin.

Monday
Apr 24
7pm | 6c
Season 2, Episode 9

Best Hot and Spicy Foods

Top 5 Restaurants is fired up to bring you the best hot and spicy restaurants in America! Whether it's Caribbean-style jerk wings in New York, a California five-alarm burger, New Orleans gumbo or Nashville chicken, the heat is on.

Monday
May 1
7:30pm | 6:30c
Season 2, Episode 8

Best Ribs

You want a rib stickin' meal? Stick to ribs! Top 5 Restaurants has got the five best smoky, saucy and savory racks in America. From big-as-a-brontosaurus ribs in Texas, to Southwestern hot stuff, to berry good ribs from the Carolinas, you better bring an appetite and extra napkins!

Monday
May 22
7:30pm | 6:30c
Season 2, Episode 7

Best Fried Chicken

Top 5 Restaurants has got your MVP -- Most Valuable Poultry! Fried chicken is America's favorite restaurant meal, but no two plates on this countdown are alike: fried and smoked in Portland, Ore., straight up in South Carolina, or dished up with sides like biscuits, waffles and doughnuts, this is a finger-licking good time.

Monday
Jun 5
3pm | 2c
Season 1, Episode 1

Best Burgers

Burger lovers rejoice! Top 5 Restaurants shows you where to sink your teeth into juicy, melty, beef and cheese goodness. There's a California classic and an Oklahoma onion burger so good it'll make you cry. Pull up a chair for fantastic finds in a New York dive, a high-end eatery and even a bowling alley. Plus, meet the people who've changed the history of the humble hamburger.

Monday
Jun 12
3:30pm | 2:30c
Season 1, Episode 6

Best Ice Cream

Beware the brain freeze when you get the scoop on America's greatest ice cream parlors on Top 5 Restaurants. Towering sundaes packed with brownie boulders and hot fudge lava, crazy flavor combos on handmade cones, and fresh fruit-flavored delicacies -- you'll want to skip dinner and go straight to dessert. Whether it's concocted by a quirky San Francisco couple, a Midwestern family, or a couple of corporate dropouts, ice cream is the one food guaranteed to make you feel like a kid again.

Friday
Jul 14
4pm | 3c
Season 1, Episode 2

Best BBQ

It's a battle for the best barbecue in America on Top 5 Restaurants. Whether you like juicy Texas brisket, saucy Memphis pork ribs or smoky chicken doused with the ultimate secret sauce, we've got the BBQ joint for you. From old school roadhouses to cozy family restaurants; legendary pit masters, dedicated families and a classically trained chef all invite you to grab a big handful of napkins and tuck into the best savory 'cue in the country.

Friday
Jul 28
3pm | 2c
Season 2, Episode 12

Best Romantic Foods

Top 5 Restaurants has fallen in love at first bite! From a sparkling skyline and chocolate fantasy in New York, to a cozy fondue for two in the Rockies, a gourmet southern picnic, and rack of lamb with the Pacific coast sunset on the side, these restaurants are serving up romance.

Friday
Aug 4
10am | 9c
Season 2, Episode 8

Best Ribs

You want a rib stickin' meal? Stick to ribs! Top 5 Restaurants has got the five best smoky, saucy and savory racks in America. From big-as-a-brontosaurus ribs in Texas, to Southwestern hot stuff, to berry good ribs from the Carolinas, you better bring an appetite and extra napkins!

Friday
Aug 25
11am | 10c
Season 1, Episode 4

Best Steak

We're celebrating the thickest, juiciest steaks in America on Top 5 Restaurants! If the words rib eye, porterhouse and prime rib make your mouth water, then you're in luck. Whether it's a swanky old school steakhouse, a chic diner, or a fancy restaurant with a wine list longer than your arm, it's all about the beef: Dry-aged, specialty cuts and bone-ins the size of a brontosaurus are all on the menu.

Friday
Sep 8
10am | 9c
Season 2, Episode 12

Best Romantic Foods

Top 5 Restaurants has fallen in love at first bite! From a sparkling skyline and chocolate fantasy in New York, to a cozy fondue for two in the Rockies, a gourmet southern picnic, and rack of lamb with the Pacific coast sunset on the side, these restaurants are serving up romance.

Friday
Sep 8
11am | 10c
Season 2, Episode 2

Best Sandwiches

It's a battle for the title of best sandwich in America on Top 5 Restaurants! Whether you're looking for piled-high pastrami, a mouthwatering meatball hero or a tantalizing torta, we've got the best of the best ranked and ready to share.

Friday
Sep 22
10am | 9c