Anthony Bourdain heads to the rugged lands of West Plains, MO, backdrop of the book and Oscar-nominated film Winter's Bone.

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Arm Wrestling at Rumors

Tony visits Rumor's cocktail lounge for his first arm-wrestling competition. Tony gets challenged to a match as pros and amateurs duke it out for cash prizes.

1825 West 7th Street Joplin, MO 64801

Woody's Wood Fire Pizza

After the arm-wrestling competition, Tony walks next door for some wood-fire pizza and orders the special, the 'Mutha.'

1831 West 7th Street Joplin, MO 64801-3075

Fred & Red's

Tony and Alan Albright head to Joplin's best hole in the wall. Tony digs into the Spaghetti Red ' spaghetti with chili on top ' and then tries their famous tamales.

1719 South Main Street Joplin, MO 64804

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Claythorne Hunting Lodge

Tony finds out ' to his horror ' that the avid duck hunters who took him out don't actually enjoy eating duck! Tony puts on his chef hat and cooks up the best duck these 2 hunters have ever had.

1329 NW 100th St Columbus, Kansas 66725

Fred's Fish House

Tony and Darin Stevens head to Fred's Fish House, where they enjoy catfish served with coleslaw and hush puppies.

215 Main Street Mammoth Spring, AR 72554


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