guides you to the best local dishes & drinks in
150+ cities.
See map now

Join the Project

EYW wants your food photos!

Dal Makhani

British Columbia

Upload a photo now

Food Memories

EYW wants your food stories!

Hospital Foods

ardmore oklahoma

I sat on my mother's hospital bed with the two of them eating hospital mashed potatoes and cheese when my younger sister was born. Peas and instant mashed potatoes are now my go-to comfort foods... Read more

Write a Food Memory now

<< back to user content in Connecticut

My first sandwich Submitted by: zboehmova
Hartford, Connecticut

Second time ever on an airplane. First trip to a foreign country alone, and "Amerika" no less. I was picked up at the airport near the summer school at Mt. Holyoke that I was headed to, and the director of the program asked me if I was hungry. After some initial struggle with the American and Czech accents, we had both agreed my favorite food was cheese, and he pulled the car over nearby what seemed like a complete paradise. A place open in the middle of the night, climate controlled, floors freshly wiped. And with so many options. I've never had a sandwich before - not the kind where you can decide what you want on it and things just keep on piling up. You get to choose and you can ask for extra cheese? You can combine whatever you want? Freedom is miraculous. I was in love with the U.S. at first bite. I was hoping I'll get to go back to this small sandwich shop one day in my life, to taste the heavenly combination of lettuce, cheese, olives and whatever good mustard-mayonaisy thing you can pour on it. Little did I know that I will one day grow to despise this place and the omnipresent smell it emits. Damn you, Subway.


NYC Food Itineraries

NYC Food Itinerary! NYC's best classic foods in one day, by Eat Your WorldNEW! Let us do the heavy lifting on your next trip to NYC: Check out our new downloadable one-day NYC eating itineraries, or email us for a custom multiday itinerary.

View available NYC Food Itineraries

Forgot password