I love that the Stern's love food, the people that cook it and the fantastic stories that come with a great meal from the heart.
They were always amusing; brutally honest, yet very respectful and never condescending when describing the people, places, and foods that they experienced.
This book is a delightful narrative of the adventures of Jane and Michael Stern as they travel the USA in search of interesting roadside food.
WORST COOKBOOK FROM THE STERNS...I HAVE THEIR VERY FIRST BOOK, SQUARE MEALS, AND IT IS A THOUSAND TIMES
BETTER THAN THIS ONE
After reading several editions of Roadfood, this book caught my eye. The Stern's are great storytellers, and it was very interesting to find out what inspired them to write the... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Jackson Herod
A wonderful road trip of culinary adventures, mixed in with an autobiography and a love story! I read it on a road trip so it was perfect!Published 16 months ago by Lisa Staltari
I have always been a fan of the Sterns since their first book. The humor was a great match for me. This book just didn't do anything for me. Read morePublished 17 months ago by jane twenge
I always loved the Sterns' pieces in the late lamented Gourmet, so I snapped this up when the price dropped on Kindle. Read morePublished on June 20, 2012 by Cathytg
The Sterns are delightful and I enjoyed their story immensely. Makes me want to take off on the road myself (with husband along of course) and experience some of the food and... Read morePublished on October 3, 2011 by Pamelag
I used to love reading the Sterns' column in Gourmet magazine, and have also read a couple of their foodie books. I was looking forward to this one, and it did not disappoint. Read morePublished on September 12, 2011 by Is it a Turkey or is it SEP?
It's a good read, amusing a bit of a travelogue & there's a handful of recipes in there too.
No pictures, but not the end of the world because they're on their website. Read more
Michael and Jane Stern have been reviewing great food long before the Food Networks Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives.
My family has used their suggestions since 1993. Read more