El Rinconcito Latino – Westchester & Beyond…

Just a few blocks from my parent’s house in Westchester is a Cuban restaurant they frequent, El Rinconcito Latino. There are actually 6 other locations. My first recollection of seeing/hearing about this place was their spot across the street from Leo’s … Continue reading

A-Mari-Mix Fresh Mex Fusion – Westchester, Florida

Normally I’m the one driving which makes it difficult to scope out new spots to stop & eat at. Luckily, Chunktronics was driving which meant I could sit back and enjoy the ride around Westchester. Then all of sudden I … Continue reading

Bru’s Room After A Long Delay, Opens In Westchester, Florida

All I had ever heard about Bru’s Room was how great their Wings were. A few years back I tried them at a Food Truck event in Broward where they had a Food Trailer. I never really had the inkling … Continue reading

La Brasa Rotisserie & Grill In Beautiful Westchester, Florida

I grew up eating at the IHOP with my grandfather that was in the same spot where La Brasa Rotiserrie & Grill is now located. The building looks totally different inside but there’s no denying by looking at the structure … Continue reading

Rio Cristal Turns 40 And I Revisit

Jose C. Acosta ¨Pepe¨ who not only founded Rio Cristal but also the legendary Lila’s in New York and on 8th Street recently passed away but his legacy lives on in Westchester. Rio Cristal just turned 40 years old this … Continue reading

El Palacio De Los Jugos Opens Up In Westchester

As the Rock might say, Finally! El Palacio de los Jugos has come to Westchester! El Palacio de los Jugos has opened up in beautiful Westchester, the area in the United States with the largest Cuban population. It took long … Continue reading

Night Owl Cookie Company Delivers Late Night Greatness

A few weeks ago I came across Night Owl Cookie Company online and I thought what a great idea. I figured I would wait for the right opportunity to order from them. Last night my wife Marcela was out with … Continue reading

La Fiesta Mexicana in Westchester, Florida – CLOSED

Folks are always talking about the lack of “Authentic” Mexican restaurants in South Florida but they must be looking in the wrong places. I seem to run into them all over the place. Even the bad authentic places are better … Continue reading

3 Chefs and a Chicken – Westchester, Florida

A little over 10 years ago a friend of mine was always talking about this place he loved to have lunch at in Kendall (107th & Kendall Drive) called Chicken Kitchen. I lived a couple of blocks from there but … Continue reading

Sarussi Cafe & Subs in Westchester, Florida

If you live in Hialeah, Westchester, Kendall or West Miami then you probably already know about Sarussi Subs. You might have also seen Sarussi on the Man v. Food LIVE episode. If you don’t well they’re known for their giant … Continue reading