Adam Richman (bio)

  (298 restaurants)    
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Phil's BBQSee Phil's BBQ Video ($$)
(15788 ratings)

3750 Sports Arena Blvd Map It!
San Diego, CA 92110
(619) 226-6333
  • 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
15788 ratings
opened in 1998; "long lines of anticipation, an energetic, friendly atmosphere, fantastic food, huge portions and many, many, paper towels"
Punch Neapolitan Pizza ($$)
(204 ratings)

704 Cleveland Ave S Map It!
St. Paul, MN 55116
(651) 696-1066
As Seen On:
Man v. Food Nation, Episode: "St. Paul"
  • Margherita Pizza
    Neapolitan-style pizza using San Marzano tomato sauce and cooked in 800-degree wood-burning brick oven; looks good
4.5 out of 5
204 ratings
one of the few pizzerias in the U.S. to earn V.P.N. certification from the Italian government (Vera Pizza Napoletana)
  • 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
2988 ratings
#64 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); long lines
  • Oxtail Sandwich
    slow-boiled, pulled & simmered in homemade marinara sauce; served in French baguette w/ 2 different spreads (breadcrumb olive oil & parsley-caper) & sauteed onions & peppers; available only few times per year (see Twitter to see when available); sells out in "minutes" (long lines); recommended by celebrity chef Mario Batali; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1440 ratings
opened in 1999; owned by celebrity chef Mario Batali's sister; in heart of Seattle's historic Pioneer Square district
Sid's DinerSee Sid's Diner Video ($)
(254 ratings)

300 S Choctaw Ave Map It!
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
254 ratings
#4 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best Burgers); cozy diner décor off of Route 66
Skylight Inn BBQSee Skylight Inn BBQ Video ($)
(211 ratings)

4618 Lee St Map It!
Ayden, NC 28513
(252) 746-4113
  • Whole Hog Pulled Pork
    BBQ sauce is spicy tomato-vinegar-based; looks good; use oak wood charcoal and cooked for 16 hrs; comes w/ homemade coleslaw, potato salad and corn bread; whole pig can feed up to 80 people!
4.5 out of 5
211 ratings
#90 (101 More Amazing Places to Chowdown); #3 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best BBQ); est. 1947; James Beard award winner (American Classics - 2003)
Steve's GyrosSee Steve's Gyros Video ($)
(180 ratings)

1979 W 25th St Map It!
Cleveland, OH 44113
(216) 566-9825
  • Gyros
    kicker is their homemade tzatziki sauce (use sour cream rather than Greek yogart); looks good; huge portion (almost 2-lb of meat); looks good
4.5 out of 5
180 ratings
in West Side Market; long lines
As Seen On:
Man v. Food Nation, Episode: "Savannah"
  • Banana Pudding
  • Peach-Glazed BBQ Chicken
    use fryer (2-lb) chickens; marinated, roasted and glazed
4.5 out of 5
1049 ratings
sister restaurant to 11-year-old Toucan Cafe appealing to families; Southern comfort food
Ted Drewes Frozen CustardSee Ted Drewes Frozen Custard Video ($)
(1608 ratings)

6726 Chippewa St Map It!
St. Louis, MO 63109
(314) 481-2652
  • Frozen Custard
  • "Concrete"
    frozen vanilla custard w/ toppings blended in; Bobby got heath bar, caramel and Oreo; looks good; vanilla custard and a choice of over 30 toppings that is mixed in; Adam's concrete includes oatmeal cookies, caramel and macadamia nuts; can be served upside-down (it's that thick); looks good
4.5 out of 5
1608 ratings
#37 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown); est. in 1929; long lines
As Seen On:
Man v. Food Nation, Episode: "Providence"
  • Spinach and Mushroom Pizza
    grilled pizza; thin crust; freshly sauteed mushrooms, spinach, garlic, olive oil with parmesan, Romano and feta cheese; looks good
4.5 out of 5
83 ratings
[CLOSED]; specialize in grilled pizzas...olive oil-soaked crust is first grilled on one side, then flipped to the other side, then sauce, cheese & toppings are added as the second side cooks
  • WMD (Wafel of Massive Deliciousness)
    unlimited dinges (toppings); Sunny gets chocolate syrup, Dulce de Leche, strawberry slices, whipped cream and chopped walnuts; looks good; dinges for Throwdown had spekuloos spread & whipped cream on liege wafel
  • BBQ Pulled Pork Wafel
    Belgian waffle topped with BBQ sauce, pulled barbecue pork, coleslaw, coolickle (Kool Aid marinated pickles); to eat, fold in half to make a sandwich
4.5 out of 5
1546 ratings
Throwdown: Bobby Flay lost [recipe]; yellow food truck serving "good things Belgian"; location varies daily...check website to find location
Zunzi's Takeout & CateringSee Zunzi's Takeout & Catering Video ($$)
(1701 ratings)

108 E York St Map It!
Savannah, GA 31401
(912) 443-9555
  • Conquistador Sandwich
    baked marinated chicken breast, served w/ lettuce, tomato & special sauce on French bread; winner of Best Sandwich (South); looks good
4.5 out of 5
1701 ratings
Best Sandwich in America (Runer-Up); mixture of international cuisine (Swiss, Italian, South African and Dutch)
Acme Oyster HouseSee Acme Oyster House Video ($$)
(8171 ratings)

724 Iberville St Map It!
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 522-5973
  • 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
8171 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
Aguila Sandwich ShopSee Aguila Sandwich Shop Video ($)
(224 ratings)

3200 W Hillsborough Ave Map It!
Tampa, FL 33614
(813) 876-4022
  • Medianoche Sandwich
    similar to a Cuban sandwich; boiled ham, serrano, slow-roasted pulled pork, Swiss, salami, mayo, mustard & pickles on an egg bread bun & panini-pressed; looks good
  • Cubano (Cuban Sandwich)
    "locals say is one of the most delicious and authentic cubanos in the country"-Adam Richman; looks good
4.0 out of 5
224 ratings
in Ybor City, a historic neighborhood in Tampa filled with a rich Latin tradition
Alley RestaurantSee Alley Restaurant Video ($$)
(1852 ratings)

99-115 Aiea Heights Dr Map It!
Aiea, HI 96701
(808) 486-3499
  • Grilled Coca Cola Marinated Turkey Sandwich
    turkey breast marinated in Coca Cola, garlic & spices, then grilled, served w/ green leaf lettuce on a hoagie bun
  • Ox Tail Soup
    oxtail simmered w/ Chinese spices, ginger, mushrooms & peanuts; served w/ housemade ponzu sauce; " win best ox tail soup in the world award. This is crazy good!"-Guy Fieri; looks good
  • Tasty Tuesday
    off-menu item; 5-course-fixed-price; varies week-to-week; at airing, main course was braised short-ribs w/ potato-a-gratin; looks good
4.0 out of 5
1852 ratings
opened in 2005; bowling alley, restaurant & bar; Other Recipes: Beef Stew
Amy Ruth'sSee Amy Ruth's Video ($$)
(2953 ratings)

113 W 116th St Map It!
New York, NY 10026
(212) 280-8779
  • Rev. Al Sharpton
    top seller; chicken & waffles
4.0 out of 5
2953 ratings
#93 (101 More Amazing Places to Chowdown); est. 1998; authentic Southern cuisine; dishes named after famous people
Angels BBQ [CLOSED] ($)
(158 ratings)

21 W Oglethorpe Ln Map It!
Savannah, GA 31401
(912) 495-0902
As Seen On:
Man v. Food Nation, Episode: "Savannah"
  • Voodoo Juice Challenge
    challenge: 1-lb pulled pork sandwich doused w/ "voodoo juice stupid hot" sauce and sprinkling of Devil's Dandruff spice rub in 5 min.; Jamil and Jamal Williams (twin brothers) attempted; Jamal won, Jamil lost
4.0 out of 5
158 ratings
[CLOSED]; opened in 2005 in former carriage house
Ann's Bakery [CLOSED] ($$)
(26 ratings)

7 N Harvard Ave Map It!
Tulsa, OK 74115
(918) 834-2345
As Seen On:
Man v. Food Nation, Episode: "Tulsa"
4.0 out of 5
26 ratings
Backyard BBQ PitSee Backyard BBQ Pit Video ($)
(934 ratings)

5122 Nc Hwy 55 Map It!
Durham, NC 27713
(919) 544-9911
As Seen On:
Man v. Food, Episode: "Durham"
  • Pulled Pork
    looks good
4.0 out of 5
934 ratings
Benji's Deli & Restaurant ($$)
(206 ratings)

4156 N Oakland Ave Map It!
Milwaukee, WI 53211
(414) 332-7777
  • Hear O Israel
    sandwich w/ corned beef, pastrami, salami and hot pepper beef (total 1-lb of meats), plus Swiss cheese, coleslaw, Thousand Island dressing on rye bread; looks good
4.0 out of 5
206 ratings
#34 (101 More Amazing Places to Chowdown); opened in 1963
Big Jud'sSee Big Jud's Video ($)
(262 ratings)

1289 S Protest Rd Map It!
Boise, ID 83706
(208) 343-4439
  • Double Big-Jud Special (burger)
    Two 1-lb platter-sized patties
4.0 out of 5
262 ratings
#43 (101 Tastiest Places to Chowdown)
Black Sheep [CLOSED]See Black Sheep Video ($$)
(767 ratings)

901 W Marshall St Map It!
Richmond, VA 23220
(804) 648-1300
  • 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
767 ratings
  • Ribeye*
    not on menu; 20-oz ribeye steak w/ roasted bone marrow & foie gras butter; "it's the single most decadent bite of steak I've had anywhere in the country...maybe anywhere in the world" -Adam Richman; looks good
4.0 out of 5
114 ratings
Bogie's (18-seater known for their steaks) is hidden inside of Jm's (known for having some of the best burgers in Boston) behind a black curtain w/ sign "Adults Only"; named after Humphrey Bogart
Book Trader CafeSee Book Trader Cafe Video ($)
(160 ratings)

1140 Chapel St Map It!
New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 787-6147
  • A Tale of Two Turkeys
    sandwich w/ fresh roasted sliced turkey breast served on onion rye w/ housemade Russian dressing, Swiss cheese & housemade slaw
4.0 out of 5
160 ratings
cafe shop inside book store located on Yale's campus
Bowens IslandSee Bowens Island Video ($$)
(641 ratings)

1870 Bowens Island Rd Map It!
Charleston, SC 29412
(843) 795-2757
As Seen On:
Man v. Food, Episode: "Charleston"
  • Frogmore Stew
    Seafood boil (oysters, shrimp) w/ sausage and corn
  • Oysters
4.0 out of 5
641 ratings
opened in 1946; on pier; oysters from local area: fresh; named one of the Top 10 Southern Seafood Dives by Southern Living
Adam Richman (bio)   (298 restaurants)    
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