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Food Critics: The Best Sandwich in Town

At Houston's in the Plaza in Kansas City. (Photo by Flickr user emkeller)

Walt Bodine and co-host Charles Ferruzza discuss the greatest things between sliced bread. Plus, updates on some recent finds from the Food Critics. Join in the conversation!

Food Critics: The Best Sandwich in Town
Friday, March 25

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Charles Ferruzza, co-host, The Pitch and Fat City Blog
Chris Becicka, Ingram's Magazine
Gloria Gale, 435 South Magazine
Mary Bloch, Around the Block

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Food Critics Picks --

Blue Nile Cafe
133rd & Metcalf
& City Market
"a lot of vegetarian options"

1924 Main
a drinking establishment with a prohibition era theme
"Absinthe! Is this legal?"

4730 Rainbow
pasta and pizza
"inexpensive but great food"

Drunken Fish
Power & Light District
"great sushi and atmosphere"

Lulu's Thai Noodle Shop
2030 Central

Genessee Morale
West Bottoms
crab benedict
bacon marmalade

"a lot of TV screens; a good place to watch a game"

Caller Recommended Sandwiches --

Jasper's Marco Polo's
1201 W. 103rd Street
grilled eggplant, buffalo mozzarela and roasted red pepper - no longer on the menu, but they'll make it"

Italian Gardens
7121 Northwest Berry Road

"Italian steak sandwich"

Fric & Frac
1700 W. 39th Street

"turkey philly"

6863 West 91st Street

"chicken parmesan"

classic club sandwich

Chartroose Caboose
8314 E 171st St
Belton, MO

"philly cheesesteak sandwich"

Pandolfi's Deli
538 Campbell Street
meatball sub"



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