09/13/2012 10:01 am ET Updated Nov 13, 2012

America's Best Tasting Menus For $50 Or Less

By Kate Krader, Restaurant Editor, Food & Wine

The words "tasting menu" have traditionally been synonymous with sticker shock. Such is the case at New York City's Masa, where prix fixe prices start at $450. Today, the concept has become so democratic that even star chefs are serving bargain-priced meals. Here, Food & Wine names America's Best Tasting Menus for $50 or Less.

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