Puerto Rico

Adam Richman visits Puerto Rico to take on the Vaca Acosta Challenge, an 8-lb. platter of grilled sirloin steak and sides. He also stops at Restaurante Raices and El Churry.

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Restaurante Raices

Adam stops in for Raices, Chuleta Kan-Kan, an enormous deep-fried pork chop ringed in crispy pork rind.

315 Calle Recinto Sur, San Juan, PR 00901

 
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El Churry

Adam visits the street-food truck El Churry for their signature El Churry Mixto, a stuffed sandwich topped with steak, chicken and bacon, all drenched in their secret sauce.

Avenida Isla, Calle Jupiter, Carolina, PR 00979

 
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La Vaca Brava (Highway 771, Km 9.4)

Adam takes on the Vaca Acosta Challenge, an 8-lb. platter of grilled sirloin steak piled high with french fries and mushroom sauce. He must finish in 30 minutes or less.

Barranquitas, PR 00794

 
See & Do
Plaza de Armas

Adam visits the Plaza de Armas, location of the famous 100-year-old fountain representing the 4 seasons. It's a central meeting place for locals and is the home of The Alcaldia, San Juan's city hall, constructed in 1602.

San Juan, PR 00901

 
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San Juan Cathedral

The second-oldest cathedral in the Western Hemisphere, its construction began in 1521.

Calle Del Cristo, San Juan, PR 00901

 
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San Juan National Historic Site

San Juan National Historic Site includes Castillo San Cristobal, Castillo San Felipe del Morro and Fortin San Juan de la Cruz, known locally as El Canuelo.

San Juan, PR 00901

 
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Caribe Hilton San Juan

San Geronimo Grounds, San Juan, PR 00901

 

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