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Everyone wants to try great local dives when they’re travelling, but they’re hard to come by.Foursquare crunched 3 billion check-ins across the nation and more than 10 million tips its 30 million users have left to find them for you.
It released guides in 30 major US cities based on where people actually go.
Here are the most popular recommendations for bars, restaurants, speakeasies and outings across the United States.
Best Mexican Restaurant: Chuy's
Best BBQ Joint: Stub's Bar-B-Q
Best Coffee Shop: Jo's Coffee
Best Bar: Lustre Pearl Bar
Best thing to do: Lady Bird Lake Trail (hiking)
Best Rock Club: The Mohawk
Here's the complete Austin guide.
Best American Restaurant: Max's Wine Dive
Best Coffee Shop: Catalina Coffee
Best Mexican Restaurant: Toetihuacan Mexican Cafe
Best Bar: Flying Saucer Draught Emporium
Best thing to do: Memorial Park
Best Steakhouse: Vic & Anthony's Steakhouse
Here's the complete Houston guide.
Best American restaurant: Kona Grill
Best coffee shop: The Roasterie Cafe
Best pizza: Grinders
Best bar: The Brick
Best thing to do: Loose Park
Best BBQ Joint: Fiorella's Jack Stack Barbecue
Here's the complete Kansas City guide.
Best American restaurant: Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville
Best steakhouse: Gallagher's Steakhouse
Best Nightclub: Surrender Nightclub
Best Bar: Crown & Anchor Pub
Best of Performing Arts: The Beatles LOVE (Cirque Du Soleil)
Here's the complete Las Vegas guide.
Best American restaurant: Teak neighbourhood Grill
Best Pizza: Pizza Planet
Best Bar: Redlight Redlight
Best place to grab a beer: The Rose & Crown Pub & Dining Room
Best theme parks: Disney's Hollywood Studios
Here's the complete Orlando guide.
Best American restaurant: Time
Best Coffee Shop: One Shot Cafe
Best Bar: Micgillin's Olde Ale House
Best thing to do: Rittenhouse Square
Best sandwich place (cheesesteak shop): Tony Luke's
Here's the complete Philadelphia guide.
Best American restaurant: Quarry Hofbrau & Beer Garden
Best BBQ joint: Rudy's Country Store and Bar-B-Q
Best place to grab a beer: Flying Saucer Draught Emporium
Best bar: Green Lantern
Best thing to do: The Alamo
Best Mexican restaurant: Rosarios Mexican Cafe Y Cantina
Here's the complete San Antonio guide.
Best American restaurant: Farmhaus
Best coffee shop: Coffee Cartel
Best pizza: Pi Pizzeria
Best bar: HandleBar
Best place to grab a beer: John D. McGurk's Irish Pub
Best sandwich place: Blue City Deli
Here's the complete St. Louis guide.
Best American restaurant: Old Ebbitt Grill
Best coffee shop: Tryst
Best bar: Iron Horse Tap Room
Best history museum: National Air and Space Museum
Here's the complete Washington D.C. guide.