7 American Foods Every Tourist Says They Want To Try

Corn Dogs

Often seen in movies, these deep-fried hot dogs coated in cornmeal batter are a mystery to some, but a must-try for tourists.

Thanksgiving Dinner

Stuffed turkey, sweet potato with marshmallows, and green bean casserole are staples eagerly awaited by visitors come November.

State Fair Foods

America's love for frying extends to Oreos, funnel cakes, candy apples, and of course, corn dogs - a fairground favorite.


With numerous regional varieties, from Texas brisket to Carolina pulled pork, BBQ sparks debates. Visitors are encouraged to sample them all along with a variety of sauces.

Root Beer

This uniquely American soda surprises many tourists with its unavailability worldwide. Sharing root beer floats becomes a mission for travelers.


From classic apple to tangy key lime, pie in all its flavors captures the attention of tourists. The debate even extends to who bakes the best.


A Southern delicacy, gumbo's rich stew of meats, seafood, and veggies intrigues visitors, particularly the Louisiana version.