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What to Watch on Monday: Another helping of ‘What Phil’s Having’

Phil Rosenthal (right) enjoys some of LA’s best Korean food with chef Roy Choi (left) and actor Martin Short (center).
Phil Rosenthal (right) enjoys some of LA’s best Korean food with chef Roy Choi (left) and actor Martin Short (center). PBS

I’ll Have What Phil’s Having (10 p.m, UNC-TV) – The exceptional first season of this PBS food-travel series comes to an end, with acclaimed TV writer and producer (and unofficial “Nicest Guy in Hollywood”) Phil Rosenthal making his way around his home turf of Los Angeles. Other episodes this season have had the food-happy host traveling to faraway spots like Tokyo, Paris, Hong Kong, Barcelona and Italy, but when signing up for the show, Rosenthal insisted PBS let him do one show at home, to show viewers that expensive global travel isn’t a prerequisite to sampling new foods and cultures. You can have food adventures in your own town! In Monday’s season finale (consider this an official plea to PBS to get Rosenthal on the hook for many more seasons, pronto), there’s a taco truck crawl and visits to special kitchens and bakeries. And some of Rosenthal’s celebrity pals come along: Ray Romano, Martin Short, Allison Janney and Norman Lear. If you’ve missed this series, you can watch full episodes at video.pbs.org.

Also on tonight . . .

Supergirl (8 p.m., CBS) – Kara must put doubts aside as she tries to apprehend an escapee from the Kryptonian prison.

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (8 p.m., CW) – Rebecca vows to make healthier choices when she learns Josh and his girlfriend still seem happy.

Gotham (8 p.m., Fox) – When Butch takes him to the warehouse where Gertrude is being held, Penguin plans his revenge.

Jane the Virgin (9 p.m., CW) – Rafael asks for joint custody of Mateo, and Rogelio’s ex-wife blackmails him.

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