Hot & Spicy Paradise

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Big Bob Gibson's BBQ, Decatur, AL

Big Bob Gibson's BBQ, Decatur, AL

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Central BBQ, Memphis, TN

Central BBQ, Memphis, TN

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Atwater Village Tavern, Los Angeles

Atwater Village Tavern, Los Angeles

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Lexington BBQ, Lexington, NC

Lexington BBQ, Lexington, NC

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Rollin Smoke, Las Vegas

Rollin Smoke, Las Vegas

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Wabash BBQ, Excelsior Springs, MO

Wabash BBQ, Excelsior Springs, MO

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Gatlin’s BBQ, Houston

Gatlin’s BBQ, Houston

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Micklethwait Craft Meats, Austin, TX

Micklethwait Craft Meats, Austin, TX

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Boise Fry Company’s Po’ Balls

Boise Fry Company’s Po’ Balls

In Boise, ID, bite into Boise Fry Company’s Po’ Balls. A popular variation on tater tots, BFC’s Po’ Balls are grated russet potatoes, seasoned and deep-fried. 960 1280

  

Unicorn Droppings

Unicorn Droppings

Visit Seattle’s Unicorn for a taste of Unicorn Droppings -- deep-fried peanut butter cups with banana and whipped cream. 960 1280

  

Dickie Dee's Italian Hot Dog

Dickie Dee's Italian Hot Dog

Dickie Dee’s in Newark, NJ, serves up a mouthwatering Italian hot dog -- a pizza bread pocket filled with mustard, 2 deep-fried hot dogs, and topped with peppers and onions, fried potatoes and ketchup. 960 1280

  

Adam's Grub Truck Kraken

Adam's Grub Truck Kraken

Stop by Adam’s Grub Truck in San Francisco for a taste of the Kraken -- a deep-fried soft shell crab sandwich served with 2 jumbo soft shell crabs, avocado wasabi, pickled ginger, fried egg, Asian slaw, bacon and roasted seaweed served on a brioche bun. 960 1280

  

Chicken Charlie's Jelly Donut Chicken Sandwich

Chicken Charlie's Jelly Donut Chicken Sandwich

Head to Chicken Charlie’s at the San Diego County Fair in Del Mar, CA, for the Jelly Donut Chicken Sandwich -- deep-fried chicken on a raspberry jelly donut, topped with honey and powdered sugar. 960 1280

  

The Mighty Cone Fried Pickles

The Mighty Cone Fried Pickles

At The Mighty Cone in Austin, TX, the hot and crunchy, deep-fried Pickles and guajillo chili dusted fries are a customer favorite. 960 1280

  

The Fritti at Salty Caper

The Fritti at Salty Caper

For a deep-fried sugar coma, try The Fritti at Salty Caper in Salisbury, NC. The Fritti is deep-fried pizza dough stuffed with a variety of chocolate candy bars, deep-fried and topped with powdered sugar and hot fudge. 960 1280

  

BFC Bourgeois Fries

BFC Bourgeois Fries

Bourgeois Fries at the Boise Fry Company in Boise, ID, are sliced russet potatoes deep-fried in duck fat and topped with truffle salt. 960 1280

  

B-52 Burgers and Brew, Inver Grove Heights, MN

B-52 Burgers and Brew, Inver Grove Heights, MN

The M.O.A.B (Mother of All Burgers) at B-52 Burgers and Brew. The M.O.A.B is packed with 2 lbs. of burger patties 2 eggs cheddar BBQ pork pepper jack onion and tanglers and is served on a 15-inch French loaf. 960 1280

  

Capitol Burger, Los Angeles

Capitol Burger, Los Angeles

The Chili Cheeseburger at Capitol Burger is 2 burgers topped with meaty chili that melts perfectly between 2 slices of cheese. Capitol Burger first opened in 1965, and with only a few embellishments, has stayed true to its roots of serving nothing but some of the best burgers in California. 960 1280

  

The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar, Charlotte, NC

The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar, Charlotte, NC

The Dynamic Duo Burger at Cowfish comes made-to-order with a 1/2-lb. beef burger braised short rib sweet roasted garlic provolone cheese tomato onion jam lettuce onion and tomato jammed in between an onion roll. 960 1280

  

Cowfish customer eats a burger

Cowfish customer eats a burger

A Cowfish customer sinks her teeth into Granny's Southern Pimento Cheeseburger, which comes packed with pimento cheese, fried green tomatoes, jalapeno bacon, red onion, lettuce and Duke's mayo on marbled rye bread. 960 1280

  

Grease Burger, West Palm Beach, FL

Grease Burger, West Palm Beach, FL

The last bit of topping is applied to the Grease Beast burger at Grease Burger. What?s included on this beast of a burger? Sink your teeth into a cheeseburger stacked between 2 bacon and grilled cheese sandwiches lettuce and tomato piled high with French fries and onion rings and topped with ranch dressing and cheese sauce. 960 1280

  

Grease beast burger

Grease beast burger

For your dreams: Another shot of the Grease Beast burger with a glass of beer at Grease Burger. 960 1280

  

Lunchbox Laboratory, Seattle

Lunchbox Laboratory, Seattle

Chef Evan Poulias holds the Burger of the Gods outside of the Lunchbox Laboratory. Complete with super beef crumbled blue cheese candied balsamic onions and super gorgonzola spread this burger is a cheese lovers paradise. 960 1280

  

The Tear Jerker Burger at Lunchbox Laboratory

The Tear Jerker Burger at Lunchbox Laboratory

Another beauty from Lunchbox Laboratory: The Tear Jerker Burger topped with pepper jack cheese, onions, jalapenos, habanero mayo and "Satan's-tears" ketchup. 960 1280

  

Outlaws Café, Van Nuys, CA

Outlaws Café, Van Nuys, CA

Outlaws Caf?'s Outlaws Burger accompanied by French fries and iced tea. The 1-lb. of spicy beef burger is stuffed with blue cheese grilled mushrooms grilled garlic grilled onions and pieces of jalapeno bacon and is topped with smoked chipotle cheese tomato and 2 big slices of their special jalapeno bacon served on a pretzel bread bun. 960 1280

  

Rockit Burger Bar, Chicago

Rockit Burger Bar, Chicago

Your eyes don?t deceive you. That's the Mac & Cheese Attack Burger from Rockit Burger Bar. The Mac & Cheese Attack Burger is a 1/4-lb. black angus patty between 2 fried mac and cheese "buns" with lettuce tomato scallions and sriracha ketchup all served with mixed greens tossed in red wine vinaigrette. 960 1280

  

Mac & Cheese Attack Burger at Rockit Burger

Mac & Cheese Attack Burger at Rockit Burger

Proud chef Amanda Downing holds the Mac & Cheese Attack Burger at Rockit Burger -- a unique restaurant that sits in the center of Wrigleyville, and has an atmosphere being part sports bar, rock 'n' roll venue and upscale pub. 960 1280

  

Sketch Burger, Philadelphia

Sketch Burger, Philadelphia

The Cyclops burger at Sketch Burger consists of an 8-oz. brisket short-rib and chuck blend patty topped with cheese bacon and a fried egg. 960 1280

  

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Since fantastic food is more important to many travelers than museums, hotels and souvenirs, we've compiled all the must-stop food spots across the country that offer a one-of-a-kind dining experience.

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