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12 Bones 

5 Riverside Dr Asheville, NC (828) 253-4499

Hogzilla sandwich stuffed with sugar bacon, homemade bratwurst, pulled pork and pepper jack cheese on a hoagie roll.


Acme Oyster House 

724 Iberville St New Orleans, LA (504) 522-5973

Seafood Cajun & Creole 
This episode's challenge was to finish 15 dozen oysters at Acme Oyster House and join the "15 Dozen Club". Adam succeeded in this challenge

  • GOLD for Acme Oyster House


Adam's Grub Truck 

428 11th St San Francisco, CA (415) 307-8844

Those that dare, try their Ultimate Adam Bomb: a tower of pork, egg and cheese topped with a dinosaur chicken nugget of course


Ajumama Truck 

1655 Old Leonard Ave Columbus, OH (614) 859-6119

Signature dishes include their Bulgogi Cheesesteak with sesame beef sirloin smothered in kimchi cheese sauce


Al's Italian Beef 

1079 W Taylor St Chicago, IL (630) 858-9121

Italian Steakhouse 
Camille visits Al's Italian beef -- a Chicago staple for 70 years -- to learn about the restaurant, its history and to experience their famo

  • GOLD for Al's Italian Beef


Alice Cooperstown 

101 E Jackson Street Phoenix, AZ (602) 253-7337

Adam stops at Alice Cooperstown for the Big Unit Hot Dog, nearly 2 feet of meat packed in an entire baguette loaf and smothered in chili, ch

  • GOLD for Alice Cooperstown



6405 Ctr St Omaha, NE (402) 558-5010

Adam goes after the God Father – a hoagie towering with 23 meats and cheeses, plus sweet red peppers and olive salad.

  • SILVER for Amato's


American Coney Island 

114 W Lafayette Blvd Detroit, MI (313) 961-7758

Californian Traditional American 
Camille visits American Coney Island, which is considered to be one of the oldest businesses in Detroit, still family-owned and operated.

  • GOLD for American Coney Island


Andiron Steak and Sea 

1720 Festival Plaza Dr Las Vegas, NV (702) 685-4015

Fabio Viviani recommends the mac and cheese waffle.


Antique Taco 

1360 N Milwaukee Ave Chicago, IL (773) 687-8697

Chili fried with cheese curd

  • BRONZE for Antique Taco


Argo Cafe 

1836 Ontario St. Vancouver, Canada (604) 876-3620

serve up everything from your typical diner food like grilled cheese sandwiches and fries to bistro-caliber duck confit



41 Berwick Rd Ogunquit, ME (207) 361-1100

Homemade cheeses.. lobster steamed in paper, covered in a green curry and cilantro sauce.


Artisanal Bistro 

2 Park Ave New York, NY (212) 725-8585

French Seafood 
Rocco DiSpirito - Cheese Fondue

  • BRONZE for Artisanal Bistro


B and B Grocery 

2001 SE 6th St Des Moines, IA (515) 243-7607

Visit this family-owned business that’s famous throughout the Midwest for its pork tenderloin sandwich. And don’t miss their peppe

  • BRONZE for B and B Grocery


Baby Blue's BBQ 

444 Lincoln Blvd Venice, CA (310) 396-7675

Southern Comfort Food 
Ribs, Pulled Pork Sandwich, Mac & Cheese and spicy XXX BBQ Sauce.

  • GOLD for Baby Blue's BBQ


Bad Dog Taqueria 

1579 N Decatur Rd NE Atlanta, GA (404) 370-8822

Mexican Eclectic & International 
Secret Item: Mac Daddy - Mac and Cheese taco.


Bailey's Chocolate Bar  

1915 Park Ave St. Louis, MO (314) 241-8100

located in Lafayette Square. This dessert lounge features a full bar with over two dozen Chocolate Martinis, 90 beers as well as spirits, wi

  • BRONZE for Bailey's Chocolate Bar


Baumgartners Cheese Store 

1023 16th Ave Monroe, WI (608) 325-6157

Baumgartners opened in 1931, making it the oldest cheese store in Wisconsin. It specializes in the finest array of Wisconsin cheese sandwich


Bear street Tavern 

211 Bear St Banff, Canada (403) 762-2021

Pork Belly Mac & Cheese



1600 Pike Pl Seattle, WA (206) 956-1964

Traditional American 
he samples the subtle flavors of sheep vs. cows and goats milk cheese

  • SILVER for Beecher's


Benjia's Deli 

8683 N Port Washington Rd Milwaukee, WI (414) 228-5130

Adam stops in for the Hear-O-Israel, a ¼ lb of pastrami, ¼ lb of corned beef, ¼ lb of salami, ¼ lb of peppered beef, with swiss cheese,


Beth's Cafe 

7311 Aurora Ave N Seattle, WA (206) 782-5588

American Cafe 
12 egg omelette with unlimited hash browns.

  • SILVER for Beth's Cafe


Big Jud's 

1289 Protest Rd Boise, ID (208) 343-4439

Double Big Jud, which consists of two 1-pound burger patties stacked on top of one another with various toppings (Richman's picks included b


Big-Ass Sandwiches 

300 SW Ash St Portland, OR (503) 803-0619

Vegetarian Vegan 
There are big sandwiches, and then there are Big-Ass Sandwiches. Each sandwich has 2 lbs. of beef, a pound of fries and cheese sauce. Big-As

  • SILVER for Big-Ass Sandwiches


Bill's Jumbo Burgers 

2002 E Admiral Blvd Tulsa, OK (918) 592-5191

Adam rests his search for the best burger in Tulsa at Bill's, with their Double Okie Chili Cheeseburger – four burger patties with cheese,

  • BRONZE for Bill's Jumbo Burgers


Blu Seafood 

2002 Safeway St Durham, NC (919) 286-9777

Leg 1 of relay : Tiffany ate the Diablo Del Mar, a macaroni and cheese dish mixed with crab meat and topped with a fried egg, then ran two m


Blue Smoke 

116 E 27th St New York, NY (212) 447-7733

Susan Feniger - Warm Barbecue Potato Chips with Blue Cheese and Bacon Dip

  • SILVER for Blue Smoke


Bobcat Bite 

420 Old Las Vegas Hwy Santa Fe, NM (505) 983-5319

Traditional American 
Huge 10oz green chile burger with mild cheese.

  • BRONZE for Bobcat Bite


Bone Daddy 

Moving Target Boston, MA

dishing out one-of-a-kind burgers like the fiery and delicious Diablo, with ground bison, habanero hot sauce, and blue cheese


Bonnell's Fine Texas Cuisine 

4259 Bryant Irvin Rd Fort Worth, TX (817) 738-5489

Mixed grill (wild boar chop, house made andouille sausage patties, buffalo, elk) with a side of spicy cheese grits


Boston Burger Company 

37 Davis Square Somerville, MA (617) 440-7361

the burger joint putting the crowning touch on a mac and cheese burger.

  • SILVER for Boston Burger Company



6525 Washington St, Ste A9 Yountville, CA (707) 945-1050

Tyler Florence - Egg and Pork Belly Confit

  • BRONZE for Bottega


Brindle Room 

277 E 10th St New York, NY (212) 529-9702

Italian Eclectic & International 
High End Burger along with other unique foods like beer battered pork belly

  • BRONZE for Brindle Room


Brunch Box 

315 Southwest 5th Avenue Portland, OR (503) 477-3286

Traditional American Hamburgers 
Serving crazy menu items like the Redonkadonk, a burger with ham, spam and bacon stuffed between grilled cheeses


Buckshot's Carry Out 

10030 N Hwy 17 McClellanville, SC (843) 887-3051

Andrew visits one of the best soul food cafes run by the Green family. He's lucky enough to get an invitation to eat dinner at their home. A


Burger Jones 

3200 W Lake St Minneapolis, MN (612) 746-0800

a local favorite that challenges customers to eat a massive burger piled high with everything from grilled cheese sandwiches to chicken frie

  • BRONZE for Burger Jones


Cacao Sweets and Treats  

122 Center St Chicago, IL (847) 223-2253

artfully-salted decadence of the Luxe Brownie and the Chocolate Caramel Spice Cake and the genre-bending Carrot Cake Cinnamon Rolls with cre


Cafe Glechik 

1655 Sheepshead Bay Rd Brooklyn, NY (347) 492-6957

Eastern European Russian 
Tony, along with friends Gary and Helena, enjoys a traditional Russian meal at this Coney Island institution consisting of green borscht, ra


Cafe des Artistes 

1534 N McCadden Pl Los Angeles, CA (323) 469-7300

Sunny Anderson - Macaroni and Cheese


Calypso Beach Cafe 

15812 Front Beach Rd Panama City Beach, FL (850) 234-6788

Seafood Caribbean 
Adam coaches AJ Fratto through the Muffaletta Sandwich Challenge, 4 pounds of salami, ham, cheese, and olive salad on a muffaletta bun plus


Cannery Row Brewing Company 

95 Prescott Avenue Monterey, CA (831) 643-2722

Steak Mediterranean 
the brewhouse crankin' out big time bar food like parmesan pretzels and short rib grilled cheese

  • SILVER for Cannery Row Brewing Company


Cardinal Rule 

5 Roncesvalles Ave Toronto, Canada

John goes mental for meatloaf muffins and bears witness to how rules are made to be broken through the magic of deep-fried mac and cheese


Casper and Runyons 

995 Seventh St W St Paul, MN (651) 228-9925

Juicy Lucy stuffed cheese burger


Cecilia's Cafe 

230 6th street sw Albuquerque, NM (505) 243-7070

Opened in 1999 by the restaurant's namesake, Cecilia Baca, the cafe carries only authentic, traditional New Mexican cuisine. One of their po

  • SILVER for Cecilia's Cafe


Central Grocery 

923 Decatur St New Orleans, LA (504) 523-1620

Traditional American 
Central Grocery is famous for its olive salad relish, which tops its “real” muffuletta sandwiches with salami, mozzarella, ham and provo


Chap's Pit Beef 

5801 Pulaski Hwy Baltimore, MD (410) 483-2379

Guy Fieri - Chaps Submarine

  • GOLD for Chap's Pit Beef


Chaps Coffee 

11724 S Sherman Rd Spokane, WA (509) 220-4704

Tea Cafe 
tuffed pork chops with goat cheese, pine nuts and sun dried tomatoes.


Cheese Board Collective 

1512 Shattuck Ave Berkeley, CA (510) 549-3183

Sourdough style pizza, a new pizza each day.


Cheese Ology 

6602 Delmar Blvd St. Louis, MO (314) 863-6365

Pizza style mac and cheese.


CheeseCurds Gourmet Burgers 

380 Pleasant St. Dartmouth, Canada (902) 444-3446

Fan Favorite! legendary CC Porker with crispy onion rings, salty bacon, and of course, pillows of cheese curds

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