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109 Burger Joint Opening In Sweetwater, Friday January 16th

A collective sadness came over Sweetwater and the hop, skip and a jump away FIU with the closing of A&G Burger Joint last June. It looks like it might be time to turn that frown upside down (yes I borrowed that line from Lionel Playworld) as the new owners of the space are opening up as 109 Burger Joint in that same location. The menu is … Continue reading

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Locale Market in St. Petersburg Opens This Wednesday Featuring The St. Petersburger

For you lucky ducks in the St. Petersburg area of Florida, this Wednesday December 17th at 3PM Locale Market opens up. What is Locale Market you say? Imagine two Chefs (James Beard Award-winning Michael Mina & Cookbook Author Don Pintabona) whose friendship has created a culinary marketplace where you can enjoy fresh pasta and gourmet cheese samplings from the handmade … Continue reading

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ROK:BRGR Burger Bar + Gastropub to Open at Gulfsteam in Hallandale Beach

Rok:Brgr will be opening up its 3rd location in Hallandale Beach at the Village Gulfstream. You can of course find the original spot in Ft. Lauderdale and the second in South Miami. If you’re not familiar with Rok:Brgr they’ve received numerous accolades for their Burgers which include winning the People’s Choice at the 2011 & 2012 Burger Battle in Ft. Lauderdale and the … Continue reading

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Shake Shack Opens In Central Florida, Winter Park To Be Exact

The day my blogging bud Droolius has been waiting for has arrived, Shake Shack opened up in Winter Park, Florida (a suburb of Orlando) this morning. The new Shack is located at 119 North Orlando Avenue at the intersection of West Morse Boulevard. The menu features all the addictive Shack stuff like the ShackBurger, & SmokeShack who I’m so well … Continue reading

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El Jefe Luchador Opens Up In Boca Town Center Mall Today

It’s hard to believe that almost 3 years have passed since the opening of the original El Jefe Luchador in Deerfield Beach. El Jefe Luchador is Mexican Street Food with upgraded ingredients, flavor twists and a Lucha Libre theme. Those of you in Boca Raton are in for treat as E&M Munchies (Charm City Burger Company, El Jefe Luchador & Rebel House) will be … Continue reading

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SONIC Beach In Lauderhill Opens Tuesday January 14th

All you SONIC fanatics in Lauderhill gotta be ecstatic, SONIC Beach finally opens its doors Tuesday January 14th at 10AM. SONIC Beach is the new SONIC Drive-In concept that also serves Beers & Wine. Don’t even think about it, cause you’re not going to get trashed in your vehicle. You need to be seated in the Patio (complete with Beach Area, … Continue reading

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Burger Shack In Jupiter Opens As Part Of Lighthouse Cove Adventure Golf

Those of you lucky folks in Jupiter will be able to play some Mini Golf while eating some premium Burgers starting this Wednesday January 8th when Lighthouse Cove Adventure Golf (617 N A1A, Jupiter, FL 33477) opens up at 11AM. As a kid I remember similar attractions having cookie cutter Pizza, Fries and Hot Dogs to feed the younglings. Lighthouse … Continue reading

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Tampa’s Burger 21 Opening Its 1st SFL Location In Davie

It hasn’t even been two weeks since I wrote about how the Burger Invasion continues in South Florida and today, Burger 21 announces their first South Florida location is opening in January 2014 at 2451 South University Drive in Davie. If you’re not familiar with Burger 21, they’re based out of Tampa and founded by the owners of the Melting … Continue reading

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Burger Joint Invasion Continues In South Florida

The world of Burgers is again movin’ and shakin’ in South Florida. There’s a bunch of openings happening in the next few weeks with the highest profile being Food Network star Bobby’s Flay’s Bobby’s Burger Palace this Friday December 6th. I’ve done my best to compile all the info I have below for you and as I get updates I … Continue reading

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Tasters Grille In Tavernier Becomes Tasters Taco Emporium

If you’ve been reading Burger Beast for at least the last 8 months or so, you’ve probably caught me gushing over M.E.A.T. Eatery & Taproom and it’s Chef/Owner George Patti. His other restaurant Tasters Grille and Market is right down the street from M.E.A.T., or should I say it was. He’d been planning to relocate it and next thing I … Continue reading

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The Garlic Knot’s Grand Opening In Oakland Park, Fl

The Garlic Knot has just opened up in Oakland Park. This local Italian eatery has a fresh take on family style Italian dishes made to order. Homemade dough and authentic sauces along with cult-following garlic knots (made two ways!) are just a few of Chef Alex Giampietro’s comfort food staples from his expansive menu. The most expensive pasta dishes are … Continue reading

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Kings County Pizza In North Miami Beach Reopens

When Kings County Pizza closed its doors for renovations on September 1 for 17 days (their target date was Sept. 18th) I thought there might be the slight possibility they were shutting their doors for good. When September 18th came and went I became paranoid. Then last night, I saw on their Facebook page this update: “We are FINALLY OPEN!”. … Continue reading