Adam's ongoing quest to find America's best food spots brings him to Memphis, home to deep-fried Southern cooking, mouthwatering pork BBQ and a 7 1/2-lb. burger known as the Kookamunga.

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Adam met the owner, chefs and staff, and pigged out on their famous ribs, lamb riblets, pulled pork and chicken sandwiches. Adam also got engaged to a Southern Belle. And then broke off that engagement 15 seconds later.

52 S. 2nd Street, Memphis, TN 38103

Kooky Canuck

Adam faces off with the mighty Kookamonga (formally known as the Sasquatch), a 7 1/2-lb. burger. If Adam conquers the beast in 60 minutes or less, he gets his name on the wall of fame.

97 S. 2nd St., Memphis, TN 38103


Adam digs into the secretly spiced fried chicken at Gus's. He works in the kitchen, meets the wife of the late owner and mingles with travelers from around the globe. This truly is world-famous chicken!

310 S. Front St., Memphis, TN 38103


Adam Richman comes here for the biggest breakfast in Memphis. He hangs with the locals, learns how to make Arcade's most popular dishes and devours an Elvis sandwich right in the King's personal booth.

540 S. Main St., Memphis, TN 38103

See & Do
Beale Street

Adam Richman takes in the sights and sounds of Beale Street between meals.

154 Beale St., Memphis, TN 38103

See & Do

Adam Richman joins the masses paying homage to Elvis Presley by visiting the King's Memphis mansion.

3734 Elvis Presley Blvd., Memphis, TN 38186

Madison Hotel

79 Madison Ave., Memphis, TN 38103


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