Charleston’s signature shrimp and grits dish landed in sixth place on a new list of Best Iconic American Food.

The contest his contest was heavily promoted across 10Best and USA Today and generated tens of thousands of votes from readers.

In order, the winners were:

Albuquerque – green chile sauce

Baltimore – Maryland crabs

Wisconsin – fried cheese curds

Memphis – pulled pork

Philadelphia – Philly cheese steak

Charleston – shrimp and grits

Chicago – Italian beef sandwiches

Indianapolis – pork tenderloin sandwich

New Orleans – boiled crawfish

Key West – key lime pie