Frita Showdown Wins The305’s 2014 Best Foodie Event

In 1962 my Grandparents Gollo & Maruca Echevarria decided they were going to uproot & leave behind their lives in Cuba to look for something better for their children Gregorio & Caridad (my Mom) in the United States. A few short … Continue reading

El Rey De Las Fritas Sweeps Frita Showdown Numero Dos

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 … Continue reading

Frita Showdown Numero Dos – Wednesday August 13th from 7-10PM

My ode to Cuban culture event, Frita Showdown presented by Burger Maker returns to Magic City Casino (450 NW 37th Avenue) this Wednesday August 13th from 7-10PM. El Rey de las Fritas return to defend their 2013 Frita showdown win … Continue reading

Burger Beast & Magic City Casino Partner For 5 More Events This Year

March 2014 marks the 3 year anniversary of the Wheelin’ Dealin’ Street Food Festival, South Florida’s longest running Food Truck event. It also marks 3 years of collaboration between Burger Beast and Magic City Casino which has brought some great … Continue reading

El Rey De Las Fritas Wins Frita Showdown

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 … Continue reading

El Rey De Las Fritas in Hialeah, Florida

When speaking about Frita history this El Rey De Las Fritas location is historically significant. This was 2nd location opened after the flagship store on 8th Street. If you take a close look at the picture above you can actually … Continue reading