The list, out Tuesday, includes restaurants from all over the country, including By Tae in Seattle; Call Your Mother in Washington, D.C.; Heirloom Brewshop in Raleigh, North Carolina; and The Wolf's Tailor in Denver. Cities with multiple restaurants on the list include New York, Seattle, Denver, Raleigh and others.
See the full list of all the restaurants in alphabetical order below. A top 10 ranked list, from these 50, will be revealed Sept. 17. The publication has done the ranking since 2009 and began announcing the 50 top nominees in 2012.
Kramer ventured to more than 200 restaurants in 34 cities across America, visiting ones that have opened since May 2018. She tried to pack in as many meals as possible in each place: Think two lunches, two dinners and stopping by bakeries or coffee shops in between.