5 Best US Cities for Foodies
You'll want to wear your stretchy pants in New Orleans
By Arden Dier,  Newser Staff
Posted Aug 8, 2016 10:47 AM CDT
A sous chef serves up chicken and andouille gumbo at Emeril's Delmonico in New Orleans.   (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

(Newser) – Who's up for a foodie road trip? Travel and Leisure knows just where you should stop for gumbo and crawfish: New Orleans is the ultimate destination, according to the magazine's ranking of the 10 best US cities for food, based on readers' votes. The top five:

  1. New Orleans
  2. Charleston
  3. New York City
  4. San Francisco
  5. Chicago
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