If you’ve got an insatiable appetite or just love to throw on your stretchy pants, we have the perfect list to have you super-sizing your way around the U.S. of A. You won’t be hungry for choice with this list of huge and delicious food, brought to you by restaurants all over the country. Loosen that belt buckle, and prepare for a spread bigger and better than Christmas lunch.
Feast your eyes on TopDeck’s Top 10 Super-Sized Eats in the U.S.:
1. Backpack Party Cocktail – Honeycut, Los Angeles
Whether you’re backpacking or not, you’ll want to don the backpack that Honeycut in LA pass your way. Costing $150, the “BackPack Party” is the cocktail you never knew existed. You’ll be able to strap to your back a long glass tube, filled with your cocktail, and sip ‘til your heart’s content. Suitable for 6 – 20 friends, you’ll be raring to go on your next adventure with this luggage. Topdeck’s Road Trip USA trip will have you living the dream in LA!
2. Tracy’s kitchen sink sundae– Locations throughout the USA
If you’ve ever wanted to eat everything and the kitchen sink, then the Tracy’s kitchen sink sundae is for you. Enjoyed by food god Jonathan Cheban and momager Kris Jenner, this sundae will knock your socks off. From ice cream and biscuits, to toppings galore, you’re sure to be in a food coma after this masterpiece dessert.
3. FleurBurger 5000– Fleur de Lys at Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas
If you’re trying to save money on your holiday, maybe skip this one. The FleurBurger 5000 will cost you a cool $5000 on your next visit to Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. Trumping all other burgers in the city of sin, the FleurBurger was created with Wagyu beef, foie gras, and black truffles topped with a special sauce. If your internal calculator doesn’t think that quite meets $5000, you’d be right. The burger is accompanied by a bottle of 1995 vintage Chateau Petrus ($2,000 a bottle) and Ichendorf Brunello glasses ($75 a pair). Lucky you, you’ll be heading to Vegas if you’re on Topdeck’s Vegas To The Bay trip!
4. Big Texan 72oz Steak – Texas
If you’ve got an appetite worth bragging about, why not give the Big Texan 72oz steak challenge a go. As the name suggests, the challenge involves eating a 72oz steak but also includes a shrimp cocktail, baked potato, salad, and a bread roll with butter all in under 1 hour. Prepare to have a serious food coma, and eternal recognition of your winnings afterwards. Yee-haw, you’ll be heading to Texas if you’re on Topdeck’s Southwest States trip.
5. Voodoo Doughnut – Multiple Locations
With over 50 choices of doughnut, and toppings including saturations of icing, fruit loops, and lavender sprinkles, Voodoo Doughnuts are a deep fried game-changer. Originally supplying customers with doughnuts coated in NyQuil and Pepto-Bismol, Voodoo Doughnuts now specialises in sugary creations more impressive than your imagination could ever invent. They even have an 80 second challenge named the “Tex-Ass Challenge” where hungry customers attempt to eat a doughnut six times larger than usual to win back their $3.95.
6. The Champion Dog – Rangers Ballpark Arlington
Now THAT’s a dog! Feast your eyes on this delicious hotdog, weighing in at one pound and measuring the length of a baseball bat (two feet), this enormous dog will set you back a cool $26.00 at your next ballgame. Just because this dog is made to serve four, plenty of courageous appetites have attempted to finish it whole. The dog is topped with sautéed onions, shredded cheese, jalapenos, and chilli, and served with a side of French fries (just in case you aren’t full yet). Get excited, you’ll be able to visit the Rangers Ballpark if you’re on Topdeck’s The Big Easy trip!
7. Giant Cotton Candy – Vic & Angelo’s Delray
Taking sweet tooth to a whole new level, Vic & Angelo’s Delray are serving up giant Cotton Candy masterpieces for their lucky customers. Towering over your head, and bigger than a small child, these sugary desserts definitely have to be seen to be believed. You’ll get to eat this mountain of cotton candy if you’re on Topdeck’s Florida Calling trip.
8. SuperSize Pizza Slices – Benny Tudinos, New Jersey
Re-defining the term “I’ll just have a slice”, Benny Tudinos has created a giant pizza slice, big enough to cover two plates. Home to the largest slice, just one piece of this enormous pizza is the size of a regular slice from your local Domino’s down under. Too big to fit on your table, this pizza is like the third wheel you never knew you wanted. Just a hop, skip and a jump away from the big apple, take a trip to Benny Tudinos in New Jersey if you’re visiting NYC on Topdeck’s I Love NYC trip!
9. Giant Doughnuts – Round Rock Doughnuts, Texas
Imagine a doughnut the size of your head and larger than a standard-size box of a dozen doughnuts…are you in heaven yet? Round Rock Doughnuts in Texas have gone above and beyond in the pastry game, creating a HUGE doughnut, epic enough to go down in history.
10. Chacho’s Taco – Texas
If you’re feeling a little peckish, head to Chacho’s Taco in Texas to attempt the 4-pound all-mighty taco in under 10 minutes. For 18 years, the chain restaurant has challenged it’s customers to complete the feat with only 4 souls ever managing to do it. Other than lifelong admiration, you will receive a t-shirt, your name in the hall of the fame and no charge for the $9.99 taco – think it’s worth it? Give it a go and let your stomach prove it’s worth!