Bust out the sweatpants and prepare yourself for an insane amount of grub. We’ve collected info on some of the craziest and tastiest food challenges in Massachusetts and boy…..we Bay Staters can eat. The best part? All these gigantic meals are free if you eat every bite! Within the time limits, of course.
1. Cruiser’s Malt Shoppe, Gardener
NAME: "Cadillac" Burger Challenge. EAT: 8 burger patties with cheese, stacked high and served with a small order of fries. TIME LIMIT: 1 Hour. COST: $20
NAME: 10 gallon burger challenge. EAT: Gigantic burger patty (takes two spatulas to flip) topped with five slices of cheese and gobs of chili, fries, and onion rings. TIME LIMIT: 30 minutes. COST: $16.
3. Eagle’s Deli, Brighton
NAME: Eagle’s Challenge. EAT: a 5-pound burger topped with 20 pieces of bacon and 20 pieces of American cheese, along with a 5-pound side of fries, one deli pickle, and a soda. TIME LIMIT: 1 hour.
4. Perfect Game, Worcester
NAME: The Gronk Challenge. EAT: A 24 ounce burger on an Italian loaf topped with eight slices of bacon, seven pieces of kielbasa, a half pound of American cheese, and loaded with onion rings. Plus a basket of fries. TIME LIMIT: 30 minutes. COST: $27.87
NAME: Vito's Atomic Wings. EAT: One order of the super spicy wings, which are coated in Habenero and Ghost Chile sauce. TIME LIMIT: none. COST: $9.99
NAME: Burger Challenge EAT: 4 half-pound burgers you choice of with toppings a half pound of fries. TIME LIMIT: 45 minutes. COST: $30.02
7. Four Seas Ice Cream, Centervile
NAME: Hurricane Challenge. EAT: 16 scoops of tasty ice cream, topped with plenty of syrup and nuts. TIME LIMIT: 30 minutes. COST: $45
8. Newport Creamery, Seekonk and Fall River
NAME: The Awful Awful Milkshake Challenge. EAT: 3 24oz Awful Awful milkshakes. TIME LIMIT: none, but you must finish in one sitting. COST: $12 (Note: if you win the challenge, you get a fourth milkshake free.)
9. The Chef’s Hat, Williamstown
NAME: The Ripper Dandy Omelet Challenge. EAT: A 3.5 pound cheesy omelet with plenty of potatoes, veggies, and meats. TIME LIMIT: 30 minutes. COST: $16.
10. AJ’s Kitchen, Wilmington
NAME: Godfather Calzone Challenge. EAT: Monster chicken calzone filled with extra provolone cheese and sauce. TIME LIMIT: 1 hour. COST: $28
11. Jan’s Kitchen, Worcester
NAME: Jan’s 13″ Pancake Challenge. EAT: A 13-inch pancake weighing over 2.2 pounds. TIME LIMIT: None, but must eat it all in one sitting. COST: $6 (Note: this pancake meal isn't actually free if you eat it all, but at only $6 for two pounds of pancake, it's a pretty good deal anyway.)
12. Cafe Manzi’s, Worcester
NAME: Panchillada Breakfast Challenge. EAT: An eight-egg meaty omelet wrapped up in a large pancake with one pound of home fries on the side. TIME LIMIT: 30 minutes. COST: $20.
13. Tiny Tim’s Cafe, Rochdale
NAME: Tiny Tim’s Special Combo Breakfast Challenge. EAT: three eggs and three massive pancakes, toast, your choice of meat, and hash browns. TIME LIMIT: 30 minutes. COST: $13.
14. Ninoss Pizza, Westfield
NAME: Monster Burger Challenge. EAT: five-pound burger with bacon, cheese, lettuce, tomato, and fries. TIME LIMIT: 1 hour. COST: $29.99.
Do you know of any other restaurants with crazy food challenges in Massachusetts? Let us know!