El Rey De Las Fritas Sweeps Frita Showdown Numero Dos

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I jokingly asked everyone in social medialand (Facebook, Instagram & Twitter) if there was anyway that one of the 6 restaurants might sweep and not only win the Judge’s Award (known as the Best Frita en el Mundo) but also the GOYA People’s Choice Award. I didn’t really think it would happen but as my wife […]

Burger Beast Bacon Cheeseburger Sausage Available Today At Pincho Factory In Coral Gables

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The time has arrived! Last night at Food Trucks at Arts Park you could finally wrap your mouth around a Burger Beast Bacon Cheeseburger Sausage at the Pescados Unidos Food Truck. The BB Sausage will also be available in limited quantities at Pincho Factory in Coral Gables today topped with Candied Jalapeños, Red Onions & […]

El Rey De Las Fritas Last Chance Brunch This Sunday

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El Rey de las Fritas is moving their 107th and 16th Street location (across from FIU) in Westchester to Sweetwater. While the new location won’t be ready for a few months, the El Rey de las Fritas Food Truck will parked at its future home for 5 days a week until the new shop opens […]

El Rey De Las Fritas In Little Havana Now Delivers

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El Rey de las Fritas fresh off of their win at Frita Showdown have some more great news, delivery! Every weekday El Rey de las Fritas in Little Havana will be offering delivery to a limited area (Little Havana, Brickell, & Coral Way up to LeJeune) for a $2 fee from 11AM – 3:30PM. Now […]

El Rey De Las Fritas Wins Frita Showdown

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I created the Frita Showdown to not only showcase the Frita Cubana but to crown a “Best Frita”. I believe Cuban Guys, El Mago De Las Fritas, El Rey De Las Fritas, Luis Galindo’s Latin American & Sergio’s have  5 of the Best Fritas in South Florida, which is why I chose them to compete. The panel […]

Check Out El Rey De Las Fritas on WPLG Channel 10

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WPLG Channel 10 has been showcasing different Burger joints for the month of May (National Burger Month). This past Sunday El Rey de las Fritas was featured and had a bunch of their creations on display. Watch and drool. video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player

Mercy Gonzalez Of El Rey De Las Fritas On The Grinder Webshow

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Approximately 2 years I wrote a story for edible South Florida (Pages 1-2 and 3) about the Frita Cubana. I interviewed Mercy Gonzalez and her husband Gino about El Rey de las Fritas for over 2 hours. We talked a bunch about the history of the Frita Cubana in Miami and how her late Dad had started cooking […]

You Should Have Been At Frita Feast In Little Havana

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If you are a fan of the Frita Cubana then you should have been at Frita Feast last night. The inaugural Frita Feast took place at El Rey de las Fritas in Little Havana. Your $35 all inclusive ticket got you Frita creations from PB Steak, MEAT Eatery & Taproom and El Rey De Las Fritas with dessert […]

Easy To Get Hooked On Savory Fritas Story From June 1984

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It is easy to get hooked on the savory Frita, Barbar Gutierrez was right. Back on June 13, 1984 this story ran in the Miami Herald. It’s one of the stories I used for reference when I wrote “Let me tell you about the Frita” for edible South Florida in 2011 (Pages 1-2 and 3). […]