I'm guessing this might raise some debate, since most cuisines are influenced by others. But if you have friends visiting from Yakistan who really wanted to try something American, where would you take them?
No chains. No Chiles. We'd like originality in both food and feeling.
Cowboy Chow? Greasewood Flats? Or is there a great soul food place, BBQ haven, New England Chowdwer House, etc. that's worthy of a visit?