Man v. Food

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Brasa Rotisserie
600 E Hennepin Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55414
(612) 379-3030
www.brasa.us
  • Braised Beef
4.5 out of 5
789 ratings
2
Bruges Waffles & Frites
336 W Broadway
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
(801) 363-4444
www.brugeswaffles.com/mai...
  • Machine Gun
    lamb sausage sandwich served on a baguette roll, with Bruges' delicious sauce over top of our world-famous frites
4.5 out of 5
597 ratings
3
Buff Restaurant
1725 28th St
Boulder, CO 80301
(303) 442-9150
www.buffrestaurant.com...
  • "Saddlebags"
    pancakes filled w/ choice of diced bacon or sliced sausage or diced ham topped w/ 2 eggs
4.5 out of 5
860 ratings
"the breakfast destination" in Boulder
4
Chicken or the Egg
207 N Bay Ave
Beach Haven, NJ 08008
(609) 492-3695
www.492fowl.com
  • Ludicrous Wing Challenge
    challenge - 12 spicy-hot wings; Adam won
4.5 out of 5
415 ratings
5
Cotham's Mercantile Store
5301 Hwy 161 S
Scott, AR 72142
501-961-9284
www.cothams.com
  • Hubcap Cheeseburger
    signature dish; cheeseburger sized of a hubcap (8-inches in diameter); comes in singles to quadrupled-stacked; looks good
4.5 out of 5
28 ratings
opened in 1917 as general store, started serving food in 1984, now it's a full-fledge restaurant; same ownership as Cotham's In the City in Little Rock; rustic joint
6
Coyote Bluff Cafe
2417 S Grand St
Amarillo, TX 79103
(806) 373-4640
www.coyotebluffcafe.com...
  • Burger from Hell
    looks good
  • Chili Cheese Fries
    3-lb side dish; looks good
4.5 out of 5
226 ratings
local favorite
7
Dinosaur Bar-B-Que
246 W Willow St
Syracuse, NY 13202
(315) 476-4937
www.dinosaurbarbque.com...
  • Beef Brisket
    looks good
  • Pulled Pork
    looks good; looks good
  • BBQ Chicken
  • Pork Sket
    pulled pork and beef brisket; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1198 ratings
#61 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); "Best BBQ in northeast"; Other Recipes: Corn & Potato Chowder | Grilled Scallop Ceviche | Roasted Garlic & Chile-Crusted Pork Loin
8
El Churry
Roosevelt Ave
Carolina, PR 00918
(787) 525-2552
www.elchurry.com
  • El Churry Mixto
    signature sandwich:stuffed sandwich topped with steak, chicken and bacon, all drenched in their secret sauce; looks good
4.5 out of 5
85 ratings
food truck
9
Gus's World Famous Hot & Spicy Chicken
310 S Front St
Memphis, TN 38103
(901) 527-4877
  • Fried Chicken
    looks good; get the original (hot & spicy); classified recipe has been w/ family since 1953 (not even wife knows!); secret is liquid batter; looks good; suggest dipping in ranch dressing; looks good; spicy chicken
4.5 out of 5
1621 ratings
#12 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown)
10
Helena's Hawaiian Food
1240 N School St
Honolulu, HI 96817
(808) 845-8044
www.helenashawaiianfood.c...
  • Kalua Pig
    short rib
  • Laulau
    popular; pork wrapped in taro leaf; looks good
  • Short Ribs pipikaula style
    popular; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1651 ratings
#31 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); James Beard Award Recipient 2000
11
Hoffman's Ice Cream
800 Richmond Ave
Point Pleasant Beach, NJ 08742
(732) 892-0270
www.hoffmansicecream.net/...
  • Octopus Sundae
    3-lb sundae
4.5 out of 5
126 ratings
homemade ice cream
12
Ike's Place (CLOSED)
3489 16th St
San Francisco, CA 94114
(415) 553-6888
ilikeikesplace.com
  • Backstabber
    sandwich w/ halal chicken, marinated artichoke hearts, Caesar dressing, "dirty" sauce (garlic & herb aioli), provolone, lettuce, tomato and jalapeno served on sourdough bread; looks good
  • Kryptonite
    13 ingredients (roast beef, ham, turkey, pepperoni, corn beef...); "The 'dirty sauce' is what makes their sandwiches sooo good."; looks good
4.5 out of 5
7007 ratings
CLOSED; other locations still open...check website
13
Joe's Kansas City Bar-B-Que
3002 W 47th Ave
Kansas City, KS 66103
(913) 722-3366
www.joeskc.com
  • BBQ
  • Z-Man Sandwich
    slow-smoked beef brisket, smoked provolone cheese topped w/ 2 onion rings on a toasted Kaiser bun; "my favorite BBQ sandwich anywhere in the world"-Danielle Dimovski; looks good
  • Beef Brisket
    top-seller; looks good
  • Burnt Ends
    "one of the best BBQs I've come across"; looks good; only served 3 days/week (check website menu)
  • Ribs
4.5 out of 5
2344 ratings
#5 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best BBQ); opened in 1996 after multiple competition awards & catering jobs; in gas station w/ liquor store next door; voted best BBQ by readers of USA TODAY & 10Best (from its website); long lines; also known as Oklahoma Joe's BBQ
14
Los Reyes de la Torta
9230 N 7th St
Phoenix, AZ 85020
(602) 870-2967
losreyesdelatortaaz.com...
  • Torta Del Reyes
    huge torta (Mexican sandwich) w/ ham, melted cheese, pork sirloin, breaded beef, w/ refried beans, hot dog meat & chorizo omelet, tomato, onion, avocado & chipotle sauce; served w/ chopped onion & cilantro w/ garnished salad; Mexican sandwich
4.5 out of 5
550 ratings
opened in 2001; serving authentic Mexican food
15
Mother's Cupboard Fish Fry & Diner
3709 James St
Syracuse, NY 13206
(315) 432-0942
  • Frittata Challenge
    6-lb plate; Adam won
4.5 out of 5
161 ratings
16
Pappy's Smokehouse
3106 Olive St
St. Louis, MO 63103
(314) 535-4340
pappyssmokehouse.com...
  • Big Ben (BBQ)
    6-lbs total: full slab of ribs, beef brisket sandwich, pulled pork sandwich, quarter chicken, fries and sides; looks good; 6-lbs total: full slab of Ribs, a Beef Brisket and a Pork sandwich, 1/4 Chicken and 4 sides; looks good
  • BBQ
    brisket, pulled pork, smoked turkey
  • Frito Pie
    Fritos topped with your choice of meat, baked beans, cheddar cheese and onion
  • Sweet Potato Fries
    "off-the-chart amazing!"-Danielle Dimovski
  • Ribs
    house specialty; baby back ribs dry-rubbed & slow smoked over apple & cherry wood; looks good
4.5 out of 5
2537 ratings
#1 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Ribs); #48 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); opened in 2008; "voted #1 in city"; close when they sell out; cooked in floor-to-ceiling smoker "Walter" ("you're really not a true redneck unless you name your smoker"); created new menu item "Adam" Bomb (for Adam Richman) - A Big Ben with a Hot Link Frito Pie
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Phil's BBQ
3750 Sports Arena Blvd
San Diego, CA 92110
(619) 226-6333
www.philsbbq.net
  • El Toro Sandwich
    winner of Best Sandwich (West Coast); char-grilled sliced tri-tip topped w/ signature BBQ sauce & served on Kaiser roll; looks good
4.5 out of 5
10741 ratings
opened in 1998; "long lines of anticipation, an energetic, friendly atmosphere, fantastic food, huge portions and many, many, paper towels"
18
Round Rock Donuts
106 W Liberty
Round Rock, TX 78664
(512) 255-3629
www.roundrockdonuts.com...
  • Texas Sized Round Rock Donut
    size of a tire
  • "World Famous" Glazed Round Rock Donut
  • Texas Donut
    2-lb, 14-inch donut
4.5 out of 5
1206 ratings
#64 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); long lines
19
Sid's Diner
300 S Choctaw Ave
El Reno, OK 73036
(405) 262-7757
  • Coney Island Dog
    all-beef hot dog w/ chili & slaw
  • Fried Onion Burger
    local specialty: carmelized onions cooked right into beef; 8-inch diameter
4.5 out of 5
99 ratings
#4 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Burgers); cozy diner d├ęcor off of Route 66
20
Acme Oyster House
724 Iberville St
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 522-5973
www.acmeoyster.com
  • 15 Dozen Club
    challenge: 15 dozen oysters in 1 hour; 15 dozen oysters in 1 hour; Adam wins; challenge: 15 dozen oysters in 1 hour
  • Boo Fries
    French fries topped w/ "10-napkin" roast beef gravy & cheese; looks good
4.0 out of 5
4275 ratings
#25 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown);
#5 (World's Best Places to Pig Out); opened in 1910...moved to current location in 1924 due to disastrous fire
21
Backyard BBQ Pit
5122 NC Hwy 55
Durham, NC 27713
(919) 544-9911
www.sweetribs.com
  • Pulled Pork
    looks good
4.0 out of 5
606 ratings
22
Big Jud's
1289 Protest Rd
Boise, ID 83706
(208) 343-4439
www.bigjudsboise.com...
  • Double Big-Jud Special (burger)
    Two 1-lb platter-sized patties
4.0 out of 5
166 ratings
#43 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown)
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Big Lou's Pizza
2048 S WW White Rd
San Antonio, TX 78222
(210) 337-0707
  • Big Lou 42"
    42-inch pizza
  • BBQ Brisket Pizza
    looks good
  • Big Lou "42"
    42-inch pizza; looks good
4.0 out of 5
431 ratings
#52 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown)
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Black Sheep
901 W Marshall St
Richmond, VA 23220
(804) 648-1300
www.blacksheeprva.com...
  • USS Virginia
    2-foot sub w/ fried chicken livers loaded into a toasted french baguette w/ shredded cabbage, green onions, granny smith apple & remoulade sauce; winner of Best Sandwich (Mid Atlantic)
  • USS Brooklyn
    2-foot subs w/ jerk barbecued chicken, loaded into a toasted french baguette w/ shredded cabbage, roasted banana ketchup & peach chutney; looks good
4.0 out of 5
695 ratings
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Bowen's Island
1870 Bowens Island Rd
Charleston, SC 29412
(843) 795-2757
www.bowensislandrestauran...
  • Frogmore Stew
    Seafood boil (oysters, shrimp) w/ sausage and corn
  • Oysters
4.0 out of 5
267 ratings
opened in 1946; on pier; oysters from local area: fresh; named one of the Top 10 Southern Seafood Dives by Southern Living
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