Last Man Standing – Restaurant Chains Left with 1 Location

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Once upon these restaurants were parts of larger chains that were either regional or spread across the United States. Unfortunately, like most good things in life….mismanagement, bad decisions, declining sales & a slew of other reasons were the cause for them to dwindle down to just one location, a last man standing if you will. […]

Heineken Light Burger Beast Challenge Winners Are….

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Deciding the winner of the 2017 Heineken Light Burger Beast Challenge was very difficult. They were some real contenders but after careful deliberation one retaurant stood out in my mind and taste buds. Fado Irish Pub in Brickell had my favorite Burger, the “Fado Pub Burger“. It’s a grilled Angus 8oz. Burger Patty topped with smoked Cheddar Cheese, Whiskey Bacon […]

2017 Burger Beast Burgie Award Winners

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Voting for the 8th annual Burger Beast Burgie Awards ran from October 21st, 2016 til January 4, 2017 and here we are a month later to reveal the winners. Thank you to the almost 3000 folks who took the time to place their vote for their favorites in comfort food so without further ado, here are the 2017 […]

Big Mac Special Sauce Bottle – Important Information

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Yes, you heard right….McDonald’s is unleashing 10,000 numbered bottles of the Big Mac Special Sauce to the U.S. I know what you’re asking yourself, how many of these will be available in South Florida and how can you make sure to get one? So, *100 of these bad boys will be given away at the McDonald’s […]

Burger & Beer Joint on South Beach Quietly Closes

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I remember when Burger & Beer Joint opened in August of 2009 as if it was just yesterday. My blog was not quite one year old and the Burger scene in South Florida was pretty much nonexistent. There was a level of excitement about what they were going to be doing from the elevated Burgers to […]

Heineken Light Burger Beast Challenge, Win 2017 Heineken Light Burger Bash Tickets

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Alright, so one of the most important dates of the year is coming up and I’m not talking about my birthday. I’m obviously speaking about the Heineken Light Burger Bash at the South Beach Wine & Food Festival. It’s almost like a prom night for me and I think one lucky Burger Beast fan should […]

Don’t Miss Food Trucks at Magic City Casino THIS Saturday

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The Wheelin’ Dealin’ Food Truck Festival is Florida’s longest running Food Truck event (since March 2011). It happens every 3rd Saturday of the month (this Saturday January 21st) from 5-10PM at Magic City Casino (450 NW 37th Avenue, near the Miami Airport). DJ Volksmusik is out here every month spinning tunes and cold Beer is also sold […]

Burger Beast’s Best Burgers of 2016

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Now that’s we’re one week into the New Year, it’s a perfect time to post the Best Burgers I ate in 2016. My road trips this year took me through most of Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Kentucky, Tennessee & Ohio (in no particular order). I also ate over 200 Burgers throughout the course of the year. […]

Travel Channel’s George Motz Book Signing at Burger Museum

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George Motz, America’s foremost Burger expert and star of Travel Channel’s Burger Land will be dropping by the Burger Museum by Burger Beast (450 NW 37th Avenue Miami, FL 33125) on Saturday December 31st (New Year’s Eve) from 12-2PM to sign books (The Great American Burger Book, Hamburger America V1 and V2) and DVDs (Hamburger America: […]