7 Best Places for Big Food in Nevada

If Nevada is known for one thing, it’s appetite. Visitors come from far and wide to indulge in the high life, whether they have a craving for gambling, relaxing, or eating. No restaurants better showcase Nevada’s penchant for catering to big appetites than the following seven spots, all of which have humongous, Nevada-sized food options. Stomachs, beware: These food feats are not for the faint of heart! 

Pho 87, Las Vegas, NV

Come on down to Pho 87 to tackle the Phozilla challenge. Consume this massive bowl of pho within 1987 seconds to win a jackpot of cold hard cash. The entry fee is about $50 and if you fail, you’ll be posted online on their website’s Hall of Good Sport or Hall of Sore Loser, depending on behavior.

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Windy City Beef ‘n Dogs, Lake Mead, NV

Windy City Beef n’ Dogs has two Nevada locations, one in Lake Mead and the other in Las Vegas. Big food eaters simply must try the Sears Tower Challenge. Consume a 7.2-pound beef and sausage combo with cheese, hot and sweet peppers and a bag of fries in 30 minutes or less to win.

Pioneer Saloon, Goodsprings, NV

The Pioneer Saloon of Goodsprings, Nevada has two things that make it famous. First, it is the saloon that actor Clark Gable drank in “after he received word of the death of his beautiful wife, Carole Lombard,” according to their website. And two, it is the home of the 22-ounce porterhouse steak, served with choice of two sides and full salad bar for a cool $59.95.

Café at Adele’s, Carson City, NV

Café at Adele’s is one of Carson City, Nevada’s most highly decorated spots, having one the 2018 Annual Harvest Dinner and 2017 Diners’ Choice Award, among others. Big food lovers, give the Stuffed Filet “Etouffee” a try (stuffed with lobster, gulf shrimp and smothered with etouffee sauce), 

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PT’s Entertainment Group, Henderson, NV

PT’s Entertainment Group in Henderson, Nevada serves a little bit of everything. It’s a good thing, too, because your friends and family might want to eat something while you take on their massive wings challenge.  The yearly $4,000 Carolina Reaper wing-eating challenge is held on National Chicken Wing Day.

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Tahoe Biltmore, Crystal City, NV

At the Tahoe Biltmore in Crystal City, you have 35 minutes to consume a four-pound burger. Add a friend or two to take on one of their team challenges. If everyone finish’s, the burger is free.

Fox and Hound, Stateline, NV

The Fox and Hound in Stateline, Nevada’s Burger Challenge has been featured on “50 Eating Challenges You Should Try (If You Dare) In Every American State.” The “Oh No! You Sank My Battleship” burger challenge is not for the faint of heart. Take down a personal pepperoni pizza, barbecue pulled pork, fried eggs, bacon cheeseburger, chili cheese garlic fries, six hot wings, and more in 60 minutes or less and the entire feast is free. 

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