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 […]

Arnold’s Royal Castle Shuts Down

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After rebuilding & re-opening after a fire 4 years back, it looks like Wayne Arnold’s Royal Castle is finally closed. It seems an armed robbery was the final nail in the coffin for the Miami landmark. Those of you still nostalgic for those magical sliders can hit up the last standing Royal Castle, located at 2700 […]

Twinkie No More?

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Hostess Brands Inc., Twinkies and Wonder Bread amongst other creations had filed for Chapter 11 protection this past January. This morning they announced that they had filed a motion with U.S. Bankruptcy Court “seeking permission to close its business and sell its assets, including its iconic brands and facilities“. A strike by Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco […]