No Passport Required

Explore the diversity of immigrant traditions and cuisine woven through American culture.


  • Las Vegas

    Marcus learns about the city’s long-standing Chinese community and their food traditions.
  • Philadelphia

    Marcus meets friends new and old, and learns more about the city’s Italian food scene.
  • Houston

    Discover the food and community in Houston's Nigerian and greater West African diaspora.
  • Los Angeles

    Marcus arrives in sunny Los Angeles to meet with Armenians influencing the food scene.
  • Seattle

    Meet the immigrant and second-generation Filipinos who are leading the Seattle food scene.
  • Washington, D.C.

    Chef Marcus Samuelsson dines, dances and dishes with the Ethiopian community in D.C.
  • Miami

    Chef Marcus Samuelsson explores the cuisine and culture of the city’s Haitian community.
  • Queens, NYC

    Chef Marcus Samuelsson goes inside the Indo-Guyanese community to explore its roots.

About No Passport Required

Join chef Marcus Samuelsson on an inspiring journey across the U.S. to explore and celebrate the wide-ranging diversity of immigrant traditions and cuisine woven into American food and culture.