Sarasota

Adam gets up-close and personal with some Amish folks and rocks out at Munchies 420 Cafe. Check out the Sarasota Chow Down Slideshow.

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Vanilla Ice

Vanilla Ice

"Rob Van Winkle, a.k.a. Vanilla Ice, and the crew of DIY's Vanilla Ice Project, have some key lime pie at Blue Heaven. Word to ya baker." - Adam Richman 960 1280

  

Adam Richman Cassie Glenn

Adam Richman Cassie Glenn

"Cassie proves Jay-Z right - ladies is pimps too. Do work, sista!" - Adam Richman 960 1280

  

Cassie Glenn

Cassie Glenn

"Cassie Glenn and Michael 'Big Sexy' Chen behind her about to engage in mollusk mortal combat." - Adam Richman 960 1280

  

conch

conch

"Goodness, gracious, great balls of conch!" - Adam Richman 960 1280

  

Brooke conch fritter

Brooke conch fritter

"Brooke looking very worried about not getting to eat her fritters." - Adam Richman 960 1280

  

Blue Heaven Restaurant

Blue Heaven Restaurant

Even the chickens are lining up to get into the Blue Heaven for some key lime pie. 960 1280

  

Blue Heaven

Blue Heaven

Order up at the Blue Heaven. 960 1280

  

Adam Richman

Adam Richman

How can you not smile while eating a piece of Blue Heaven's key lime pie? Adam joins customers Tom and Jackie. 960 1280

  

Chicken

Chicken

We weren't kidding when we said the chickens flock here. 960 1280

  

Adam Richman vanilla ice

Adam Richman vanilla ice

Surprise guest Rob Van Winkle, aka Vanilla Ice, hangs with Adam at the Blue Heaven. 960 1280

  

Blue Heaven Restaurant

Blue Heaven Restaurant

It's been a long, hard day for the sauté pans of the Blue Heaven. 960 1280

  

outdoor bar at Blue Heaven

outdoor bar at Blue Heaven

Let's take this party outside! Gotta love the Blue Heaven's outdoor bar. 960 1280

  

Fried Conch Fritters

Fried Conch Fritters

The Conch House Restaurant's specialty, and subject of our challenge, fried conch fritters. 960 1280

  

Adam Richman

Adam Richman

Adam talks up the fried conch fritters to a customer at The Conch House restaurant. Maybe he will join the challenge! 960 1280

  

The Conch House Restaurant

The Conch House Restaurant

Let the challenge begin! Two participants dig into their fritters at The Conch House Restaurant. 960 1280

  

Adam Richman Cassie Glenn

Adam Richman Cassie Glenn

Adam lends his support to Man v. Food Nation challenger Cassie Glenn. Chew, Cassie, Chew! 960 1280

  

The Conch House Restaurant

The Conch House Restaurant

The winner of this match of Man v. Food is ... well, you will have to tune in to find out why they are cheering. 960 1280

  

The Conch House Restaurant

The Conch House Restaurant

Now that the challenge is done, let's finish it off with some coffee! 960 1280

  

Adam Richman applies the finishing touches to the cinnamon rolls -- Yum! 960 1280

  

The Super Perro topped with a quail egg at La Moon. 960 1280

  

Feast your eyes on a mouthwatering cheesesteak from Philly's own -- Tony Luke's. 960 1280

Lauren E. Jones  

At Shula's, the 48-oz. Porterhouse shares the grill with other cuts of steak. 960 1280

  

Weighing in at 11 lbs., it's the fully loaded Carnivore Pizza. 960 1280

  

A tasty tray of fried chicken at Time Out Chicken. 960 1280

  

Half-pound cream puffs in the display case at Schmidt's. 960 1280

  

Scrumptious sausage cooking at Schmidt's. 960 1280

  

A beautiful shot of the Wimpy's double-stacked cheeseburger, complete with crispy bacon. 960 1280

  

Five breakfast plates at Deluca's. 960 1280