MOOYAH has delicious burgers and dogs that you can top however you like. Choose from ingredients like fried onion strings, Cholula, jalapeños, and spicy ranch sauce.
Tom's Home Cookin' is full of delicious and simple Southern comfort foot -- get yourself some fried chicken or catfish, mashed potates and green beans, and finish everything off with some of their peach cobbler. Also, be sure to take home a gallon of their sweet tea to tide yourself over until your next visit.
BD's Mongolian Grill is a great spot when you're really hungry, AND in the mood for a choose-your-own-adventure stir-fry. Pick out your noodles, proteins, vegetables, and sauces, and watch as the guys behind the counter cook up your order on a huge, circular hibachi using giant sword-like spatulas to toss the ingredients.
This Upper Colfax Mexican mainstay hosts $2 steak or carnitas tacos, plus a killer tomatillo salsa. While the spot itself may be a bit of a hole in the wall, what it lacks in decor, it makes up for in affordable, flavorful fare.
Chubby's is like your college fraternity best friend that you try to distance yourself from (because they're not the bestttt thing for you), but you are too weak to resist what they're throwing down. Head in for some delicious (and probably addicting) Mexican, and top it with some of their green chili.
This eatery specializes in meatballs, which most of us can agree is one of the best forms that ground meat can take. The menu of dishes takes its inspiration from all across the globe, and the owners go to great pains to source local, fresh ingredients whenever possible.